Govt. of Maharashtra

Pradeshik Vidya Pradhikaran

Padampura, Aurangabad

About Us


We are the apex state government institute for training teachers and teacher educators of english from the whole state of maharashtra . The institute was established in 1965 .It was situated in Mumbai when it was established and later shifted to Aurangabad in 1985

Vishal Solanki (I.A.S)

He has served in various positions earlier in State of Assam like Secretary to Chief Minister, Assam, Deputy Commissioner in Morigaon and Jorhat districts etc. Solanki has vast experience in Administration, Developmental issues, Social sectors etc.

He holds a masters' degree in Political Science from Pune University. He has undergone short term courses in Edinburgh University, UK and Korea Development Institute, Seoul, South Korea.

He has been felicitated with a number of national and state level awards for outstanding contribution in various sectors. In the present assignment, Solanki is driven with a zeal to make a positive difference in elementary and secondary education of 25 million children in Maharashtra.

Vandana Krishna (I.A.S)

Additional Chief Secretary of School Education and Sports Department

Contact Details

    Call: 0240 - 2334448
    FAX: 0240 - 2334365

    Office Address:
    Padampura, Station road, near Deogiri College Aurangabad PIN: 431001