About .SHIKSHA Domain Names

The .shiksha domain has its roots in the Hindi culture, and is a common word that means teaching, learning, education, training and school. Learning centers, schools, and educational forums and blogs will benefit from using the .shiksha domain name.

Registration Information

For up-to-date information on .shiksha, click here.

Who can register .shiksha domain names?

Anyone can register .shiksha domain names on a first-come, first-served basis.

These domain names can have up to 63 characters, with a minimum of one character, and can contain letters (a to z), numbers (0 to 9), and hyphens (except as the first or last characters of the domain name). You cannot register domain names with special characters such as & and #. IDN (Internationalized Domain Name) will only be supported for Simplified Chinese.

Note: Premium .shiksha domain names for Afilias will not be supported until they have implemented structure.

Which registry controls .shiksha domain names?

The Afilias Registry manages and supports the .shiksha extension.

What is the advantage to registering .shiksha domain names?

The new .shiksha domain is custom-made for the online Hindi speaking community to celebrate learning, education, training and teaching.

How much will .shiksha domain names cost?

At this time, we have not set pricing for .shiksha domain names.

For how long can I register .shiksha domain names?

You can pre-register a .shiksha domain name for a minimum of one year and a maximum of 10 years.

When do .shiksha domain names renew?

We'll attempt to auto-renew your .shiksha domain name on its expiration date. We will park .shiksha domain names after the first failed billing attempt. If the domain name isn't renewed within 45 days following expiration, the domain name will be cancelled and removed from your account.

Can I transfer .shiksha domain names to my account with you?

Yes. See Transfer my domain to GoDaddy for details on the transfer process.

Can I transfer .shiksha domain names from you to another registrar?

Yes. See Transfer domain to another registrar for details on the transfer process for these domain names.

Can I add privacy and protection to .shiksha domain names?

Yes. Private Registration and Protected Registration are available for .shiksha domain names.

Can I backorder .shiksha domain names?

No. We currently do not support that backorder of .shiksha domain names.

Can I move .shiksha domain names to another account with you?

Yes. See Move a domain to another GoDaddy account to start the account move process.

Can I update the contact information for .shiksha domain names?

Yes. See Change domain contact information for details on making these changes.

Are there nameserver requirements for my .shiksha domain names?

Two nameservers are required for .shiksha domains to resolve, and a maximum of 13 nameservers is allowed. IPv4 and IPv6 are supported.


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