Bangalore (Karnataka) [India] Sept.26 (ANI): Aurelius Corporate Solutions, a global provider of knowledge solutions, participated in "Learning and Development Leadership Summit India 2016", a two-day forum in Bangalore, which brought together leading learning and development (L and D) professionals from a multitude of industries.
A few years ago, five M.Tech students of agricultural engineering from one of the top agricultural universities of Maharashtra came to our Institute for a four-month internship. One day, during their internship, we had some visitors to whom I was showing our electric trike. While running it, a knob came off its switchboard. To fix it, I asked one of the interns to get me a plier. He brought me a spanner instead! He did not know the difference between the two.
New Delhi [India], Sept. 22 : The European Higher Education Fair India 2016 (EHEF)being organised by the European Union Delegation to India has attracted the participation of more than 100 higher education institutions from 26 EU Member States.
New Delhi, Sep 22 : The Supreme Court on Thursday cancelled all counselling and admissions to undergraduate medical courses to both government and private medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh and ordered the process be held afresh through centralised counselling by the state government.
New Delhi [India], Sep 22 : Globally renowned higher education analysts QS, has given five star ratings for employability and campus facilities to UPES.
New Delhi, Sept. 22 : The Supreme Court on Thursday cancelled the Madhya Pradesh government's National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) counselling conducted during 2016-17 admission for various undergraduate private medical colleges examinations.
New Delhi [India], Sept. 20 : Every year lakhs of engineers and MBAs pass out, but struggle for employability.
Mumbai, Sept 14 : Private sector bank Axis Bank and Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi have come together to launch a specialized certification course in the banking sector.
India will not have universal upper secondary education (covering the age group 14-17 years and 9th to 12th standard) till 2085, over half a century late, according to the Global Education Monitoring Report 2016 by Unesco.
New Delhi [India], Sept.9 : The Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the United Kingdom has announced the opening of Chevening South Asia Journalism Programme with the theme 'Good Governance in a Changing World: Media, Politics and Society'.
New Delhi [India], Sept. 7 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday attended the first convocation of the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Delhi.
Kolkata, Sep 6 : Lamenting the lack of ecosystem required to meet the huge demand for skilled workers, Union Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Tuesday said the government is taking steps to integrate skill development with education.
Chennai, Sep 6 : Students from Mexico come to India to learn different kinds of skills ranging from information technology (IT) to yoga and even how to play the tabla, said the Mexican envoy to India.
New Delhi [India], Sep 6 : FLAME University, the pioneer in Liberal Arts Education in India recently announced its association with the Library of Mistakes, Edinburgh a charitable venture founded to promote the study of financial history. This is the first ever international association of the Library of Mistakes, Edinburgh, founded by the renowned market historian, Russell Napier.
New Delhi [India], Sep 6 : BML Munjal University's (BMU) students, faculty, and administration welcomed 500 new students and their parents into the campus during Orientation week held between 17th -21st August.
London, Sep 6 : Even as the Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore remains the country's top university, its global ranking has dropped two notches to 152 in the latest QS World University Rankings 2016-17 released on Tuesday.
Rewa (Madhya Pradesh), Sep 3 : In a landmark achievement, three sisters of Madhya Pradesh's Rewa district obtained their PhD degrees together in their first attempt and also registered their names in the 'Limca Book of World Records' on Saturday.
New Delhi, Sep 2 : The Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee on Friday embarked on a digitisation project which will lead to better inventory management and operational efficiency, among other benefits, across its campuses in Roorkee, Saharanpur and Greater Noida, a release said.
New Delhi, Sep 1 : Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IITR), launched its ADVAITA IIT Roorkee ERP Project Go-Live, to ease its operations and coordinate the tasks of various departments. The digitisation project will connect all its three campuses - Saharanpur, Greater Noida, and Roorkee, its main campus.
New Delhi, Sep 1 : The Government is making efforts to improve quality of school education as it forms the very foundation of the country's education system, Minister of State for Human Resource Development Upendra Kushwaha said on Thursday.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : The Energy and Resources Institute (Teri) on Wednesday officially appointed former Finance Secretary Ashok Chawla as the new Chancellor of Teri university.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : The global business process management company Genpact on Wednesday announced a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Coimbatore-based Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Amrita University) for preparing data scientists.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : West Bengal based JIS College of Engineering, a leading self-financed autonomous institute, will be celebrating its 1st Convocation and 16th Foundation Day on Thursday through an event titled 'Journey through Time'.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) have started newly developed Website of the University.
New Delhi, Aug 27 : To guide students aspiring to pursue higher education in Australia, the International Development Program (IDP) organised an education fair here on Saturday.
Rajgir (Bihar), Aug 27 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday attended the maiden convocation ceremony of Nalanda University and launched the ground-breaking ceremony for construction of the sprawling university campus here, an official said.
Gurgaon [India], Aug. 27 : IDP Education India, the leading student placement service provider, yesterday organized the Australian education fair in Gurgaon at the Crowne Plaza for students aspiring to pursue higher education in Australia.
New Delhi, Aug 23 : Northwest Executive Education has partnered with University of Chicago Booth School of Business Executive Education to launch a program for senior executives in the Indian sub-continent, The Chicago Booth Accelerated Development Program-India (Chicago Booth ADP - India).
Bengaluru, Aug. 23 : Opening new vistas to bring together youngsters and renowned researchers of the world to a common platform, the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India on Monday convened the tenth Asian Science Camp.
New Delhi, Aug 22 : Northwest Executive Education has partnered with University of Chicago Booth School of Business Executive Education to launch a program for senior executives in the Indian sub-continent, The Chicago Booth Accelerated Development Program-India (Chicago Booth ADP - India).
A recent report tabled in parliament that over 100,000 schools in India have just one teacher is an alarming wake-up call for the government and all stakeholders. However, it also offers a genuine opportunity to transform India's archaic education landscape now that a new policy is under discussion.
New Delhi, Aug 16 : Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan has mooted introduction of 'consumer studies' in the syllabi for school and college students to help create awareness among the consumers in the country.
New Delhi, Aug 16 : The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted benefits of additional marking in admission in various Post Graduate (PG) courses to doctors serving in rural areas of Uttar Pradesh.
New Delhi, Aug. 12 : Make way for Shriyank and Mansha Fatima, as they are now among the 16 Global finalists for the Sixth Annual Google Science Fair 2016.
New Delhi, Aug 12 : Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said the government was not tinkering with the provisions for reservation or minority education institutions.
Mumbai, Aug 11 : Manipal Global Education Services (MaGE) of Bangalore has joined hand with Jian Qiao University and Nanchang University from China for a global internship program in Android app development.
New Delhi, Aug 9 : Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister, Manish Sisodia, who also holds education portfolio, revealed on Tuesday that 74 per cent students of class 6 studying in the government schools could not read a paragraph from Hindi textbook and 46 per cent could not read a simple story of class 2 competency.
Bangalore (Karnataka), Aug.9 (ANI-Businesswire India): Technopak and Simplilearn, a leading global Ed-tech company, have jointly published a report titled, "Technopak and Simplilearn Whitepaper on the Digital Learning Market in India".
Shillong, Aug 8 : The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Study Centre, intended to facilitate Asean-India research projects and studies, was inaugurated here on Monday.
New Delhi, Aug 8 : Applications are open for the Chevening Scholarship and Fellowship programmes for 2017-18. Get set to apply for these prestigious and fully funded programmes offered by the UK Government.
New Delhi, Aug 7 : Union HRD Minister Prakas Javedkar on Sunday inaugurated IIT Raipur in Chhattisgarh at the campus of Government Engineering College, Raipur.
New Delhi, Aug 7 : Association of National Board Accredited Institutions (ANBAI) has urged the government to improve and standardise the post-graduate medical education in order to address the shortages of doctors in the country.
New Delhi, Aug. 7 : The special scholarship scheme for the students of Jammu and Kashmir to pursue higher education outside the state has received tremendous response this year because of the awareness workshops organized in Kupwara, Anantnag, Srinagar, Pulwama, Jammu, Doda, Rajouri, Kathua, Kargil and Leh earlier in May this year.
Washington D.C, Aug 5 : If your preschooler understands the meaning of number words and can manipulate number sets, then she or he is likelier to have an early elementary school success, suggests a recent study.
Dharwad (Karnataka), Aug 2 : A new Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-D), among the six new launched, opened here in north Karnataka, a senior official said on Tuesday.
By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi, Aug 2 : The first leg of the nation's toughest exam is barely four days away. Come Sunday, all the hard work that Civil Service aspirants have put in the past months or years will finally come to an end.
New Delhi, Aug 2 : A proposal to frame legislation for regulating education and profession of pharmacy of Indian Medicine and Homeopathy, and accordingly set up a Central Council for the purpose is under the government's consideration, the parliament was informed on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : The medical colleges of Safdarjung hospital and the Ram Manohar Lohia hospital will not be brought under the University of Delhi, the Health Ministry said on Monday, prompting the striking students to call off their agitation.
Bengaluru, Aug 1 : State-run Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B) is offering a certificate programme in general management for health care professionals in partnership with Apollo Medskills, the B-school said on Monday.
Kolkata, July 31 : PC. Chandra Group, the leading jewelry business group in East India, on Friday hosted the Prerna scholarship programme for the second time to support financially fifteen underprivileged students from across West Bengal.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : Art lessons will no longer be a monotonous interaction between teachers and students in classrooms, thanks to the exclusive online platform "Virsa", which was launched recently with an aim to give free digital learning on Indian culture and music to children across India.
Kharagpur, July 31 : The Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, is joining hands with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for a course to study urbanisation in the current developing world, where the concept is no longer limited to the precincts of what are administratively defined as "cities", its director said here on Sunday.
Goa, July 31 : Union Minister of Human Resource Development Prakash Javdekar inaugurated Indian Institute of Technology, Goa on Saturday.
Panaji, July 30 : The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) don't reflect well in international rankings despite their high calibre because of a perception handicap, Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar said on Saturday.
Kolkata, July 29 : The Indian Institute of Technology - Kharagpur is setting up a design and innovation centre having special focus on rural technologies with an outlay of Rs 10 crore, a statement said on Friday.
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Edu-tech start-up CollegeDunia was announced the 3rd best education portal of India recently. While first and second positions are held by Siksha and Careers360, CollegeDunia a two year old portal has left many of the renowned websites behind. As per the Alexa statistics, the portal now stands at 627th position in the entire country.
Bengaluru, July 29 : Four students from SRM University's Kattankulathur campus have won ITC's major flagship 'iTech 2016' competition, an annual technology innovation and co-creation platform aimed at promoting entrepreneurship. The second in the series by ITC was a 30 hour Hackathon on Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) and held in the company's Bangalore campus on July 16th and 17th.
New Delhi, July 25 : The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2016, which seeks to set up six new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) including one at Jammu.
New Delhi, July 25 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Monday said the material seized by the Uttarakhand Police from the persons involved in cheating were provided to the education board, adding that the same was matched by the board with the original question paper of the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET)-II and found that the seized material is entirely different from the original question paper of the entrance test.
New Delhi, July 24 : About 90 per cent of 4.75 lakh candidates who had registered for the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) II exam for admission to medical and dental colleges took the test on Sunday in 56 cities across the country.