Did You Know: 8 Imperative Facts of Indian Education History

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The education in India has a rich and interesting history. One of India's gem is education. India made its mark in the education much before anyone in the world. 

We are listing out here 8 important facts of education in India, that should be known to every Indian, especially the younger lot.

8 Imperative Facts of Indian Education History

Here we jot down the 8 facts which every Indian Must know about education

  1. The earliest school of medicine known to the world is Ayurveda
    • 'Charaka' is known as the father of Ayurveda
    • He developed this 2500 years ago
  2. First University of the world which was established in 700 B.C. is Takshila
  3. Nalanda University was considered the best university in the subcontinent
    • It was built in 4 AD.
    • It was a honor of ancient Indian system of education
  4. Place Value System was developed in India in 100 B.C.
  5. Number System was invented here in India
  6. Discovery of 'Zero' was done in India by Aryabhatta
  7. Many Studies of Mathematics was originated in India, like
    • Trigonometry
    • Algebra
    • Calculus
These 8 facts are sufficient to prove that why Indians are well ahead in education and compete with rest of the world.

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