Education Department : Gilgit-Baltistan

1947:  At the time of independence there were 80  primary and 3 middle schools

1947-75:  The Administration of Education Department was looked after by the respective Political Agent/ Deputy Commissioner of the Agency /District.

1976-78:  Directorate of Education was established under the Federal Ministry of Education Islamabad.

1979:  Transferred  to KA & NA  Division Islamabad.

1994:  Elevated as full fledged Department at G-B Level

2009:  Under the new Gilgit-Baltistan Self Governance and empowerment Order, powers delegated to new political setup.