SCHOLASTIC ACHIEVEMENT OF TRIBAL STUDENTS IN DISTRICT RAJOURI: A STUDY By Mohd Shakeel[1], Dr. Emmanuel Hans[2], and Dr. Rajni Gupta[3]

Tribe is a social group, used to live in hilly and remote areas of a country. Living in nature; utilizing than exploiting it.  The members of the group used to speak a common dialect. Tribes are having their own unique living culture and tradition. “A collection of families or group bearing a common name, the members of which occupy the same territory, speak the same language and observe certain taboos regarding marriage, profession or occupation and have developed a well assessed system of reciprocity and mutuality of obligation” (Majumdar,1961).

[1] Ph.D. Research Scholar, Desh Bhagat University

[2] Research Supervisor, Desh Bhagat University

[3] Co-research Supervisor, Desh Bhagat University