The Office of the Chief Education Officer Udhampur who is also the chairman of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan is situated to the South-East of district headquarters on Battal-Ballian Industrial Complex road. The Chief Education Officer, Udhampur is assisted by the Deputy Chief Education Officer and the District Education Planning Officer.
The total No. of Govt. Primary schools and schools Having primary sections in the district is 1399 and the no. of upper primary Schools and Schools with upper Primary Sections is 583 at present. There are 87 high Schools and 31 Higher Sec. Schools, out of which 20 Higher Sec. Schools in the district with elementary Classes.
Besides this, there are three Degree College and two other Degree Colleges in the District. Five Private Colleges of Education are functioning in the District where students from outside the state are also getting Professional Education.