India being the biggest and the most populous democracy in the world needs to give attention to its educational sector since it is the major factor that shapes the destiny of a nation. This paper looks into the issues that choke the system of education in our country. The paper provides an understanding into the educational systems bottlenecks. The paper looks into education from a general platform rather than go into any particular level or scale of education.
 Research Scholar (Part time), Dept of Economics, University College, Thiruvananthapuram.