Mental health in relation to academic achievements and stream of study among private higher secondary schools’ students in Aizawl
Lalnunhlui, Dr. Lallianzuali Fanai
The purpose of the study was to measure the relationship between mental health with academic achievement and also, stream of study among higher secondary school’s students within Aizawl city. A sample of 300 Science and Commerce students in class 11 was selected randomly from Aizawl district, a capital of Mizoram. Mental Health Scale (MHS) developed by Dr. Sushma Talesara and Dr. Akhtar Bano were used as a tools for data collection and the academic performances of the samples were collected. T test was used to determine the significance of difference. The study found that there was significant difference between mental health and academic achievement of higher secondary school’s students, and there was a significant difference between mental health of Science and Commerce students of higher secondary school in Aizawl city.