Education is not learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.
Education does a lot to us. It changes our perspective towards things. Other dimensions appear and we become more aware.
In the logo, the book is the base that signifies that the roots are in knowledge, education and becoming aware. The darkened background shows that though the world out there has lot of adversities, trauma, badness, and filth, but the tiny light of lamp of knowledge can end it all.