Functions of Special Education Department as per the prescribed Rules of Business 2011 are as follows:

  • Legislation and policy formulation for special education
  • Handling the matters relating to education and vocational training of special children
  • Training programs for teachers of special education
  • Printing of Braille books and other reading material
  • Developing the curriculum of special education
  • Arranging sports activities for special children
  • Running the campaigns for public awareness, social integration and creating friendly environment for special children including their economic rehabilitation
  • Developing the excellence centers , research centers and database for special education
  • Monitoring the budgets, accounts and audit matters
  • Handling the purchase of stores and capital goods for the department
  • Monitoring the service matters except those entrusted to Services & General Administration Department
  • Registration of the Private Educational Institutions (Promotion and Registration) Ordinance, 1984 and the rules framed there under
  • Handling the matters incidental and ancillary to the above subject