The standard of education was not upto the mark before Independance in the district. Several schools were estabilished by the Britishers in the rural areas of the district but those were not enough. Small children had to go miles away from their homes for education. But after Independance there are significant achievments in the field of Education in the district.
The first high school was established by Rajshree Rampal Singh, Kurry Sudaoli named Hindu High School. This School was opened in 1918. Now a days it is known as Mahatma Gandhi Inter College.
In 1960 Mr. Firoz Gandhi, the then Member of Parliament had initiated to establish first degree college in the district which is now famous as Firoz Gandhi College. The college is affilitaed with Kanpur University.
At present time, there are 9 degree colleges, 6 Sanskrit colleges, 143 Highschool/ Intermediate colleges, 399 Senior Basic school and 1908 primary schools
Year 2001-2002 2002-2003 2003-2004
DegreeColleges / Univ. 9 9 9
Inter / High school 143 163 167
Senior Basic Schools 391 391 399
Junior Basic / Primary Schools 1682 1752 1908
Degree Colleges
• Firoz Gandhi College, Raebareli [click for details]
• Indira Gandhi Govt. Girls Degree College, Raebareli
• Bhim Rao Ambedkar Govt. Degree College, Raebareli
• Kamla Nehru Post Graduate Degree College, Tejgaon Raebareli
• Sarvaodai Degree College, Salon Raebareli
• Dayanand Degree College, Bachchrawan Raebareli
• Baiswara Post Graduate Degree College, Lalganj Raebareli
• Shree Gandhi Maha Vidhalaya, Chandra Bhooshan Ganj Ghurwara Raebareli
• Raja Rani Ahnihotri Maha Viddhalaya, Semrauta, Raebareli
Sanskrit Colleges
• Beli Sanskrit Pathshala, Raebareli
• Sri Manav Jeevan Sudhar Brahamcharya Sanskrit Maha Vidayalaya, Dalmau ,Raebareli
• Sri Radha Krishna Sanskrit Maha Vidayalaya, Dalmau Raebareli
• Sri Vishwa Nath Singh Raebareli Sanskrit Maha Vidayalaya, Arkha Raebareli
• Pandit Shiv dayal shukla Sanskrit Maha Vidayalaya, praiya namaksar, raebareli
• Sri Radha Krishna Sanskrit Vidayalaya Bachharawan, Raebareli
• Sri Adrash shivbahadur Sanskrit Vidayalaya ahorvabhawani, Raebareli
• Sri Ambikaji Sanskrit Pathshala, Murarmau, Raebareli
• Sri Gaurishanker, Sanskrit Vidayalaya Badagaon, Raebareli
• Sri Narayan Sanskrit Vidayalaya, Jhakrasi Nayan, Raebareli
• Sri Rampal singh yadunath smark Sanskrit Vidayalaya Karhiya bazar, Raebareli
• Sri hanumat Sanskrit Vidayalaya Para Kala, Raebareli
• Sri Rameshver Jharkhand Sanskrit Vidayalaya Purae Chauhan rewali, Raebareli
High School / Intermediate Colleges (Central Board)
• Central School, Raebareli
• Dayawati Modi Public School, Ganga Ganj, Raebareli
• S.J.S Public School, Raebareli
• Dayanand Anglo Vaidic Public School, Unchahar
• Virangna Rani Awantibai Public School, Raebareli
• New Standard Public School, Tripula, Raebareli
High School / Intermediate Colleges (ICSE Board)
• St. Peters High School, Raebareli
High School / Intermediate Colleges (U.P.Board)
• Govt. Inter College, Raebareli
• Govt. Girls Inter College, Raebareli