West Bengal State Project Office (WBSPO)
WBSPO has the specific mandate of implementing assigned projects like Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA). WBSPOs key functions are presented below:

  • Implementation of specific interventions: The SSA has various specified interventions like gender, pedagogy, education for the differently abled, distance education etc.

  • Fund Release: WBSPO releases SSA funds to Village/ Ward Education Committees, Sub-Inspectors for specific interventions and to respective Boards for the SSA component of their programmes.

  • Personnel: WBSPO deals with all personal related matters of its employees such as transfers, promotions, increments etc. It is empowered to recruit specialists as well as group C&D staff on contractual basis.

  • Miscellaneous: Other key functions of WBSPO include:

  •   - Preparation of various reports, budgets, work-plan for SED as well as for the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.

      - Conduct of an annual survey of schools which indicates the state of school infrastructure.

    For more details, please click here: or visit the Paschim Banga Sarva Shiksha Mission Portlet in WBSED Portal