If you are considering opening a private school in India, it is considered as a prospective business option. Similarly, it is also considered a noble profession and has its due respect too. You can start a preschool, play school exclusively or you can club it with a primary and secondary school as well. Based on your interest, experience in education and your financial capabilities, you can opt for the extent of your business.
Alternatively, you can tie up with any renowned school chain through a franchise opportunity. However, you need to consider the pros and cons of the option. It is always advisable to start a school in India.
Irrespective of the type of school that you start, you require certain amount of capital, sanctions, NOCs, and you need to build up various elements of your business. An important decision in starting a private school is the affiliation of the board or council that you plan to get. You have a variety of choices like State Board, CBSE, ICSE or IB. Each board has its own set of requirements and their processes differ accordingly. Most of the boards provide the outline to set up your school and also provide the required assistance during certain stages.
The city and location is also a major factor that controls your decision. You can survey the market, audience and the competition in that area. You can also decide the scope and budget of your business based on the anticipated response. When you start your private school, you can start it as an individual proprietor or work on the business proposal with a group of people who can preferably be associated with education and academics. Thus you can form an educational trust or a board of directors who can manage the school. Working with experienced people can contribute positively as they can guide you through various processes and can understand academics better.
As a private school, you can have the liberty of certain factors. You can have certain flexibility in fee structure; you can enhance the infrastructure and other facilities. Similarly, you can introduce additional curricular and extracurricular activities for students. However, in spite of being a private school, you need to adhere to the rules and regulations of the board or council to which you are affiliated. There are professional consultancy services that provide complete assistance to start a school and also to manage it. They have their expert panels who can guide you.
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