The United Nations millennium development goals (MDGs) call for universal completion of a full course of education for all children by 2015. The Columbia Global centre provides a base for scholarly activities throughout the district.

The purpose of the proposed project is to improve the quality of primary education by developing and testing a multi level, evidence based model of primary education that is a "locally owned and operated"

Access to achievement will work in Morigaon district to develop a high quality, cost effective transferable model of primary education, using current scientific evidence and incorporating best practice recommendations for improving the quality of student learning and lowering grade repetition and dropout rates.