Podar
Education Network
More Than Grades

Educating 2,50,000 students through 149 Podar International Schools + 110 Podar Partner Schools, Podar Education Network has established itself as a leader in the education sector. Established in 1927, Podar Education Network’s aim is not just to impart knowledge but to foster the growth of responsible, well-rounded, and lifelong learners who can contribute positively to society.

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96
Years Of Experience
144
Podar International Schools
110
Podar Partner Schools
400
Podar Preschools
2,30,000
Students
A Glimpse into a Student’s Journey at Podar
A Podar School Adapts To Become
Symphonics
Symphonics

An in-house phonics program for students from Pre-school to Std. V that aims to develop a strong foundation in the English language.

Remedial Learning
Remedial Learning

As every child learns at their own pace, Podar Innovation Center provides resources that aid school teachers in providing additional support for students.

Spell The Beans
Spell The Beans

Podar Innovation Center introduces the ‘Spell the Beans’ programme, which incorporates fun & engaging activities into the curriculum to help retain spellings.

Theatre In Education
Theatre In Education

Taking a step beyond academics, Podar Innovation Center introduces a Theatre in Education program that integrates interactive theatre practices and drama activities.

Integrated English
Integrated English

Learners are moulded to showcase independent thinking, teamwork and efficient communication skills through theme-based modules which introduce experiential and project-based learning techniques as their basis for learning.

Innovation Lab
Innovation Lab

State Of Art Innovation Labs enables students to get hands-on education on the latest technologies like Robotics, 3D Printing and Virtual Reality. These labs are spaces where Students can be creative, collaborate and think outside of the traditional boxes.

ENTER THE STUDENTS JOURNEY
Podar Initiatives
Podar International School
Podar International School

Schools (from Nursery to Grade 12) operated and managed completely by Podar Education Network.

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Podar Smarter Schools
Podar Smarter School

Complete all-round assistance to partners in starting a school or upgrading their existing school.

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Podar Prep Schools in India
Podar Prep

The renowned Preschool Brand of Podar Education Network delivering Quality Education from Playgroup (Age 2) to Senior Kg (Age 5).

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Podar International School Mother Toddlers Program
Born Smart

A premier Mother Toddler program for children aged 0-3 years. Born Smart is a collection of age appropriate activities for new parents.

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Podar World College
Podar World College

Students can obtain a prestigious Undergraduate or Graduate degree from the University of London or the University of Wolverhampton while studying in India.

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Podar Teacher Training Institute Education
Podar Institute of Education

The award winning Teacher Training Institute managed by Podar Education Network. Courses include ECCED and CACHE.

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Podar International School Smart Tours
Smart Tours

Broadening young minds through safe, educative and well-curated student tours.

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Our Achievements
We are honoured to be recognised for our commitment to quality
Podar International School was awarded the Most Trusted Brands of India 2024-25 by Marksmen Daily

Podar International School was awarded the Most Trusted Brands of India 2024-25 by Marksmen Daily

Podar Education Network has been recognised as the Best Education Brands 2024 by The Economic Times

Podar Education Network has been recognised as the Best Education Brands 2024 by The Economic Times

Podar Education Network - Chain of Schools with Highest Number of Students (Mumbai Region) 2023

Podar Education Network - Chain of Schools with Highest Number of Students (Mumbai Region) 2023

Podar International School - Most Trusted Brand of the Nation 2023 by The Brand Story

Podar International School - Most Trusted Brand of the Nation 2023 by The Brand Story

Podar Prep - Leading Preschool Chain (National) 2023 by ArdorComm Media

Podar Prep - Leading Preschool Chain (National) 2023 by ArdorComm Media

Podar International School: Honored Among India

Podar International School: Honored Among India's Top 10 Most Promising International Schools by Silicon India 2023

The Economic Times Best Education Brands Award 2023

The Economic Times Best Education Brands Award 2023

India

India's Most Respected Education Brand 2022

The Economic Times Best Education Brands Award 2022

The Economic Times Best Education Brands Award 2022

e4m Pride of India - The Best of Bharat’ Award 2022

e4m Pride of India - The Best of Bharat’ Award 2022

India

India's Most Respected Early Childhood Education Brand - The Education World - 21-22

The Most Respected Education Brand in India - The Education World - 21-22

The Most Respected Education Brand in India - The Education World - 21-22

Leading School Chain (National) 2022 - ArdorComm Media Group - 2022

Leading School Chain (National) 2022 - ArdorComm Media Group - 2022

Most Distinguished International School Network of the Year - Education Excellence Awards - 2020-21

Most Distinguished International School Network of the Year - Education Excellence Awards - 2020-21

Best Pre-school Brand of the Year - Education Excellence Awards - 2020-21

Best Pre-school Brand of the Year - Education Excellence Awards - 2020-21

Podar International School Awards - Best Preschool of the Year - Global School Awards - 2020-21

Best Preschool of the Year - Global School Awards - 2020-21

Podar International School Awards - Outstanding Educational Network in India -  The Economics Times - 2020-21

Outstanding Educational Network in India - The Economics Times - 2020-21

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Other things that we care at Podar

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Because we believe that your child is our responsibility

We Groom, We Nurture
Podar Innovation Centre
Teacher Training
Innovation Lab
Teaching Methodology
Innovation Lab
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Latest News
Podar International School Hosts the World’s Top Freestyle Footballer

Podar International School Hosts the World’s Top Freestyle Footballer

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Celebrating Success: Pradyumna K Prasad Secures 3rd Place at Malaysia International Carnatic Music & Dance Competitions!

Celebrating Success: Pradyumna K Prasad Secures 3rd Place at Malaysia International Carnatic Music & Dance Competitions!

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Yash Valmik Somase, Grade IX, Clinches Victory in

Yash Valmik Somase, Grade IX, Clinches Victory in 'Aryabhata Ganit Challenge' at PIS Chandrapur

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Breaking boundaries and shaping futures at the 71st Harvard MUN Conference!

Breaking boundaries and shaping futures at the 71st Harvard MUN Conference!

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Podar International School, Powai Students Shine as Top 50 Semi-Finalists in Wharton

Podar International School, Powai Students Shine as Top 50 Semi-Finalists in Wharton's Global Youth 2024 Investment Competition

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Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to Podar International School! As parents and guardians, you want to give your children the best of everything- quality education, a safe and nurturing environment and means to live a well-balanced, holistic life. By enrolling your children at Podar International School, you will be taking the first step towards a bright future for your children.

With 90+ years of expertise in the field of learning, Podar International School is considered among the best CBSE, ICSE and International schools in India. The Podar group has under its wings:

  • A combined student strength of more than 2,50,000
  • Support of 8,000 dedicated and loyal staff members.

Offering learning programs from pre-primary to class 12, we’re among the best and all-encompassing schools in India. Considered among the pioneers of education in India, Podar offers a plethora of educational streams such as:

  • Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
  • Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE)
  • Secondary School Certificate (SSC)
  • Cambridge (IGCSE)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)

We believe in holistic learning. While we want your child to excel in academics, we also don’t want them to diminish their passion. Our job, as an educational institute, is to prepare the young minds of today for a bright tomorrow. Hence, we focus on creating all-rounders.

Thanks to the variety of boards offered, as parents you have the choice to select between multiple options, all under one umbrella. Podar is considered among the best CBSE schools in India, and the best ICSE schools in India in addition to holding its position among the top international schools in India. Why so? Because of the quality of education we provide. Our innovative learning methods, equal focus on academics and extracurricular, and a strong curriculum all together are a perfect combination for growth and success.

Through the Podar Innovation center, 80+ academicians have come together to create a curriculum and content based on the guidelines of various boards including CBSE, ICSE, CAIE and the Maharashtra State Board. Apart from offering a strong syllabus and curriculum, the PIC also offers facilities and programs such as remedial learning that help teachers in assisting students to cope with difficult concepts, symphonic, math gym, math lab and life skills that are appropriate for their future and help them in becoming independent.

When we call ourselves pioneers and cheerleaders of education in India, we take those monikers seriously. We want to make learning accessible to all, and for that we will have to spread our wings. Podar International School is present across the length and breadth of the country through multiple branches. This makes education accessible to everyone.

Besides, we also understand that in today’s day and age, most parents are also chasing their own careers while trying to give their kids the best quality of life and education. To aid them in their journey and not stop them from realizing their dreams, the presence of Podar International School in various parts of the country gives it an edge. If you’re a parent in a transferable job, enrolling your child in our school will help you pick up the next best opportunity as we have branches across multiple cities and states. Once your child is a part of the Podar Education Network, it will be easier for you to re-enroll them in a hassle-free manner in one of the top schools in India.

The icing on the cake, needless to say, is the Podar Innovation Centre that helps bind us all. A centralized learning centre makes the job easier for the teachers, students, and parents. Add to it our strong parent-teacher community that comes together often to ensure they’re on the same page and to discuss all the different ways they can make school life easy and fun for children.

In summation, at Podar:

  • We’re technology first
  • Have state-of-the-art infrastructure
  • Have provisions for Indoor and outdoor games
  • Have a stress-free and clean environment
  • Well-equipped, ventilated, and spacious classrooms

And so much more.

For those interested in admitting their kids to our school, our admission process is swift and easy. Please visit https://www.podareducation.org/admissions for more information.

Apart from these, we're present in multiple other locations across the country.

Yes. All Podar International Schools in India are privately owned and managed.

The Podar Network of Schools provides a diverse range of educational opportunities, including the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE), the Secondary School Certificate (SSC), Cambridge (IGCSE), and the International Baccalaureate (IB).

There are 149 Podar International Schools located all over the country.

Dr. Pavan Podar is the Chairman of Podar Education Network.

The admission process is simple. Admissions are on a first come first serve basis in Podar International School. Requesting you to please contact the school office for more information - https://www.podareducation.org/locations. Admissions are also available online. Please visit https://www.podareducation.org/admissions for more information.