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Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2017 - Declaration of Final Result
New Delhi : The following are the lists, in order of merit of 209 (124+75+10) candidates who have qualified on the basis of the results of the Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2017 conducted by the Union Public Service Commission in February, 2017 and SSB interviews held by the Services Selection Board of the Ministry of Defence for admission to the 144th Course of Indian Military Academy, Dehradun; Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala, Kerala and Air Force Academy, Hyderabad (Pre-Flying) Training Course i.e. No. 203 F (P) Course. Read Full Story

Registration Opens for the Highly Anticipated International Career and College Counselling (IC3) Regional Forums
New Delhi : The 2018 IC3 Regional Forums is now open for registrations. A total number of 18 IC3 Regional Forums will be hosted at high schools of 11 Indian cities (Bengaluru, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Jaipur, Indore, Ooty, Dehradun, Chandigarh, and Lucknow) and 7 international locations (Bangladesh, Indonesia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, and UAE) from January to May 2018. Read Full Story

Launch of New CISCE Series by Macmillan Education India
Noida : Macmillan Education, a leading global publishing company in the K-12 space, launched several ICSE course books mapped to the new CISCE curriculum - English Brook, Frank Computer Studies/Environmental Studies/Science and revised the popular Frank Middle School Geography, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Joy of Mathematics and Hop Skip and Jump. Read Full Story

Australian Varsity Introduces New Diploma Programs for Indian Students
New Delhi : The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney) is set to make yet another mark on the international student market with the launch of two new UNSW Diploma Programs. Read Full Story

Registration opens for the highly anticipated International Career and College Counselling (IC3) Regional Forums
New Delhi , Nov 15 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): The 2018 IC3 Regional Forums is now open for registrations. A total number of 18 IC3 Regional Forums will be hosted at high schools of 11 Indian cities (Bengaluru, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Jaipur, Indore, Ooty, Dehradun, Chandigarh, and Lucknow) and 7 international locations (Bangladesh, Indonesia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, and UAE) from January to May 2018. Read Full Story

AIIMS student heads to Norway to do new research on air pollution
New Delhi , Nov.14 : Early exposure to environmental toxins like lead, air pollution, and arsenic can have long-lasting and irreversible consequences for children's brain development, especially in the developing world. Read Full Story

Schools should Help Children to Work on their Dream, Anirudh Khaitan
Ghaziabad : Khaitan Public School, Sahibabad (Ghaziabad) recently celebrated its grand annual day function on Saturday, amidst great vivacity and ebullience at KPS Sports Complex. Ms. Anita Kundu, an eminent mountaineer presently working as an SI with Haryana police presided over as the Chief Guest. She is also the first Indian woman to scale the Mt. Everest from the Chinese side. Read Full Story

Did you know practicing math at home can improve kid's vocabulary?
Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 11 : Parents, take note! Read Full Story

TERI University hosts its 10th convocation
New Delhi , November 10 : With the growing need for developing alternative methods through specialized education to create a sustainable living, TERI University graduates on Friday, at their convocation ceremony, dedicated themselves to the importance of environmental protection and the need to maintain equity, ecological security, and the wealth of natural resources. Read Full Story

SC restrains all 'Deemed to be Universities' from offering distance education courses without permission
New Delhi , November 3 : The Supreme Court on Friday restrained all 'Deemed to be Universities' from offering distance education courses without permission. Read Full Story

NCERT talent search exams: Centre approves reservation for OBC students
New Delhi , Oct. 31 : Minister for Human Resource and Development Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday approved reservation for the Other Backward Castes(OBCs) students in NCERT conducted talent search examination. Read Full Story

Madrasa board starts preparing to teach students from NCERT books: Dinesh Sharma
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , October 30 : Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma said that after getting approval from the state government, the Uttar Pradesh Madrasa board has started preparation to teach students from National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) books. Read Full Story

Hotcourses India Introduces Personalised Web Push Notifications to Ease Indian Students' Overseas Admissions Process
CHENNAI: Hotcourses India aims to grow and sustain its user engagement with the launch of smart web push notifications, delivering multiple forms of snackable content in brief moments. Read Full Story

Lamp Lighting Ceremony of BSc (H) Nursing students, College of Nursing
New Delhi : Lamp Lighting Ceremony of 4thbatch of BSc(H) Nursing students, College of Nursing was held today at Army Hospital (Research and Referral). Read Full Story

Next Skills Announces DigiTALent, a Comprehensive Gadget and Connectivity Package for College Students with Built-in Employability Learning
Hyderabad, India : Next Skills is a solution platform which brings together best in class products and services to solve key issues connected with students access to gadgets and services that are required to facilitate the learning process. Read Full Story

Five must-have apps that will help you ace competitive exams
New Delhi , Oct. 14 : Competitive exams are a hard nut to crack. From keeping a tab on the current affairs to improving one's grammar; competitive exams test one's skills and knowledge. And the cut-throat competition owing to limited seats can be quite stressful to deal with. Read Full Story

Apps which help nurture young talents
New Delhi , Oct. 14 : More often than not, parents force their children to take the conventional path in life as it ensures a safe and secure future for them. Read Full Story

IBBI announces essay competition for higher education students
New Delhi : The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI), in its endeavour to create awareness about the insolvency and bankruptcy regime amongst the students of higher education, wishes to promote essay competitions through Institutes of Learning. Read Full Story

Greater Noida West gets its First International School: Pacific World School
Greater Noida : The region that has been popular for its fastest growth rate has recently gone a step ahead towards the growth in the educational segment. The launch of Pacific World School as the first international school in the region has turned up as an ultra-modern achievement. Read Full Story

NAMAC announces commencement of second batch of deck cadet course
New Delhi , Oct 13 : Naval Maritime Academy, an award winning institute announced the commencement of its Second batch of Deck Cadets course from October 2017 onwards. The First Batch (Jul-Oct 2017) Completed the Course and got 100 percent placement. Read Full Story

Encouraging Vedic studies in India
New Delhi , Sep 30 : To encourage and promote Vedic studies in India, Singhal Foundation, Udaipur will felicitate the best student, teacher and school with 'Bharatama Ashokji Singhal Vedic Education' awards. Read Full Story

Chhattisgarh: Teachers come up with innovative ways to fill classrooms
Chhattisgarh , Sept 30 : Teachers in a government school in the Balrampur district in Chhatisgarh have come up with distinct and innovative ways of teaching their students that has resulted in an increase in the class sizes. Read Full Story

Smart ways to choose your study destination abroad
New Delhi , Sep 29 : Who doesn't want to study abroad? Even if you discount the quality of education, there is a whole new world out there waiting to be explored. Read Full Story

APU Bags 'Fastest Growing University' Award
BANGALORE: Apex Professional University (APU) was recognized and awarded as the 'Fastest Growing University' for its contribution in value-based professional education at the recently held India's Pioneer Education Award 2017. Read Full Story

Allocation of remaining vacant seats to B.V.Sc and AH Degree course on All India Quota during 2017-18
New Delhi : The Veterinary Council of India through its Public Notice dated 11.09.2017 and 13.9.2017 had published schedule for counseling for allocation of seats to the recognized Veterinary Colleges for admission to B.V.Sc and A.H. course under 15pc All India Quota during 2017-18. Read Full Story

D Y Patil International School, Worli Selects The Red Pen as In-house Guidance Counsellors
Mumbai : The Red Pen, an independent education consulting company, is excited to announce that it has been appointed as the in-house guidance counsellor for D Y Patil International School, Worli. Read Full Story

Angelique Foundation Launches Library for Students of Nagar Nigam Prathmik Primary School
New Delhi : Angelique Foundation launched libraries named Angelique Pustakalaya in MCD run schools. Ms. Meenakshi Lekhi, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha, New Delhi) along with Mrs. Jaishree Goyal, Head CSR, Angelique International Limited, inaugurated this unique CSR initiative. Read Full Story

New Professional Certificate Programs Develop Critical Skills Industry Leaders Seek Today
New Delhi : edX is proud to announce 11 new Professional Certificate programs from the world's industry leaders and top universities, designed to build or advance critical skills for a specific career. Read Full Story

GMAC Launches the Study in India Initiative in Partnership with 9 Leading Indian Business Schools
New Delhi: In its endeavor to strengthen India's position as a global graduate management education hub, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), owner of the GMAT exam and NMAT by GMAC exam, has partnered with 9 leading Indian B-schools to launch Study in India initiative. Read Full Story

Chitkara International School Becomes the First School in the Region to Receive NABET School Accreditation Certificate from the Quality Council of India
Chandigarh : Chitkara International School, Chandigarh has received National Accreditation Board for Education and Training (NABET) School Accreditation Certificate from the Quality Council of India (QCI) at the 12th Quality Council Conclave held in Delhi on 21st September 2017. Read Full Story

Adarsh Charitable Foundation inaugurates special education center in Mahudi
New Delhi , Sept 23 : Taking the concept of inclusive education to villages, Adarsh Charitable Foundation with the support from Blind People's Association inaugurated a center for special education at the SS Rathode School, Mahudi, Gandhinagar on September 19. Read Full Story

Sobraniye 2017: Eight years of facilitating knowledge exchange
New Delhi , Sept 23 : On September 18, 2017 an event, Sobraniye 2017 was organized by RUS Education in collaboration with Embassy of the Russian Federation in The Republic of India. Read Full Story

Apart from religious education, modern education is also important: MP CM
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) , September 22 : On the Foundation Day celebrations at the Madhya Pradesh Madrasa Board, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday stated that apart from religious education, the present times require modern education too. Read Full Story

Former Judge of Supreme Court Justice Ibrahim Kalifullah inaugurates school of law at Crescent University
New Delhi , Sep 20 : Justice F.M. Ibrahim Kalifullah, Former Judge of Supreme Court, has today (Sep 20, 2017) inaugurated a new School of Law inside B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent University (BSACU) campus at Vandalur and delivered the inaugural Address. Read Full Story

CBSE issues safety guidelines for schools
New Delhi , Sept 14 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), on Thursday issued circular mentioning guidelines to be adopted by all schools for ensuring safety of the students. Read Full Story

Counselling date extends upto 18th September, 2017 for 15pc seats on All India Quota in recognized Veterinary Colleges during 2017-18
New Delhi, Sep 13: The Veterinary Council of India through its Public Notice dated 11.09.2017 published schedule for counselling for allocation of seats to the recognized Veterinary Colleges for admission to B.V.Sc and A.H. course under 15pc All India Quota during 2017-18. Read Full Story

IMT announces admissions to its two-year PG Diploma in Management, MBA Program for June 2018-19 batch
New Delhi , Sept 12 : With the vision of offering world-class management education in India, Institute of Management Technology (IMT) India's premier B-School announced the opening of its admissions process for its two-year Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) and MBA programs for its June 2018-19 batch. Read Full Story

GLA University signs MoU with Jacksonville State University
New Delhi , Sep 8 : GLA University, one of the leading University in UP has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Jacksonville State University, Albama, USA. The MoU will remain in effect for a period of five years. Read Full Story

Delhi HC directs 98 private, unaided schools to refund 75 percent excess fee within 10 days
New Delhi , September 6 : The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed 98 private and unaided schools to refund 75 percent excess fee and deposit it in 10 days as cash/ Fixed Deposit Receipt (FDR) and bank guarantee with registrar. Read Full Story

Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) Declared Deemed University
New Delhi, Sept 3: On the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) has been granted the University status by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India vide its Letter No. F.9-14/2011-U-3 (A) dated 25/08/2017. Read Full Story

Consider these points before subscribing to edtech platform
New Delhi , Sept 1 : Many students in India have embraced e-learning to augment their knowledge in a classroom setting. By using technology, ed-tech platforms provide students with access to quality education right at their fingertips. They also personalize the academic content they provide to students. Read Full Story

Anita Karwal appointed CBSE chief
New Delhi , Aug 31 : Bureaucrat Anita Karwal has been appointed new Chairman of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday. Read Full Story

Jindal University, University of Otago facilitate students with dual masters degree
New Delhi , Aug 31 : Jindal Global Business School (JGBS) of O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) has signed a MoU with New Zealand's University of Otago to opportune its students to learn the ropes of international business at the Otago Master of International Business (MIntBus) and Master of Marketing Course (MMart). Read Full Story

Canada mission to organise MBA fair in Bengaluru in November
New Delhi , August 30 :Canada's leading business schools will present MBA opportunities as a part of the multi-city MBA Showcase Tour in Bengaluru on 25 November 2017. This tour began in Delhi and covered Kolkata, Chandigarh and Mumbai. This is the third edition of the only Canadian MBA fair organised by the High Commission of Canada in India in association with the Indo-Canadian Business Chamber (ICBC). Read Full Story

Anil Swarup advocates for transparency in Indian school education system
New Delhi , August 29 : Anil Swarup, Secretary, School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development urged schools to be transparent in their undertakings at a workshop conducted by the FICCI Alliance for Re-Imagining School Education - FICCI Arise. Read Full Story

Planning to study abroad? Keep these tips in mind
New Delhi , August 26 : In recent times, many individuals have begun to choose to study in overseas destinations owing to availability of better opportunities and the possibility of a better career in future. Read Full Story

Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2016
New Delhi, Aug 25: The following are the lists, in order of merit, in respect of 328 (*258 + ^70) candidates who have finally qualified on the basis of the results of the Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2016 conducted by the Union Public Service Commission and Interviews held by the Services Selection Board of the Ministry of Defence for admission to the (i) *Officers Training Academy, Chennai, for 106th Short Service Commission Course (for Men) and (ii) ^Officers Training Academy, Chennai, 20th Short Service Commission Women (Non-Technical) Course, commencing in October, 2017. Read Full Story

Educationist Dr. Gaurav Nigam's initiative 'Rendezvous' to train children to talk about their emotions
New Delhi , Aug 25 : Dr. Gaurav Nigam, a well-known educationist, paediatrician and Director of Intelligentsia, play school of Modern International School announces the launch of initiative 'Rendezvous', to train children in learning to talk about their own emotions. Read Full Story

Four medical seats of Arunachal withdrawn, Meghalaya seats increased from 26 to 42
By Pradeep Kumar, Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , Aug.24 : Four central quota medical seats including three sponsored by the North Eastern Council (NEC) of Arunachal Pradesh have been withdrawn after allotment to qualified students. Read Full Story

British Educators Enjoy Teaching at King's College India, The First British Boarding School in India
NEW DELHI, August 21, 2017 : King's College, Taunton an independent co-educational secondary day and boarding school in Somerset, England, a school with over 137 years of educational history, has been operating in India as the first ever British boarding school in the country. Read Full Story

Australia Recognises Jindal Global Law School's Law Degree
SONIPAT, India, August 19, 2017 : JGLS students have even greater career prospects abroad now that the Law Council of Australia (LCA) has recognised all JGLS LLB degrees under the Uniform Principles for Assessing Qualifications of Overseas Applicants for Admission to the Australian Legal Profession. Read Full Story

International Career and College Counseling (IC3) Conference to Attract over 500 Schools, Colleges and Universities from India and Overseas
New Delhi, Aug 16: Second edition of the Annual IC3 Conference in New Delhi to drive networking opportunities with more than 500 delegates from the counseling community, high schools, universities, college and corporates from India and overseas Read Full Story

Here's how home learning environment shapes child's academic skills
Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 16 : Learning activities at home in the early years of a kid's life make an important difference to their achievement in school, a recent study has found. Read Full Story

Nearly 15,000 candidates in India took June 2017 CFA Exam
New Delhi , August 11 : CFA Institute, the global association of investment management professionals, announced that of 31,631 candidates who sat for the Level III CFA Program exam in June, 54 percent passed the third and final exam. Successful candidates will become CFA charter holders starting early October pending verification of professional experience and other membership requirements. They will join more than 145,000 charter holders around the globe who have earned the CFA designation. Read Full Story

NEET 2017: SC raps CBSE for setting different questions for regional language papers
New Delhi , August 10 : The Supreme Court has rapped the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for setting up different questions for regional language papers for students taking National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET). Read Full Story

NEET 2017: SC raps CBSE for setting different questions for regional language papers
New Delhi , August 10 : The Bombay High Court has directed the Maharashtra Government to file an affidavit, describing their mechanism for organ donation and transplantation and if not, what they propose to do in this regard. Read Full Story

Schemes to make education loan as easy loans
New Delhi, Aug 8: All Scheduled Commercial Banks provide Education Loan to students. Simple interest is charged during the study period and up to commencement of repayment. Read Full Story

No Detention Policy to improve quality of education: Centre
New Delhi , August 4 : No detention Policy seeks to improve the learning levels of children and would improve in quality of education, said the Ministry of Human Resources Department. Read Full Story

IBM opens first Machine Learning Hub in India
Mumbai (Maharashtra), August 3 : IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced on Thursday the opening of its first Machine Learning (ML) Hub in India. Read Full Story

Qlik Academic Program to encompass 50 education institutes across 25 Indian cities
New Delhi , August 3 : Data analytics deployer Qlik on Thursday announced the expansion of the Qlik Academic Program, which will now cover 50 education institutions across 25 cities in India. Read Full Story


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