New Delhi, June 24 : The Central Borad of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Friday said that it will conduct the National Eligibility and Entrance Test-II (NEET-II) on July 24, 2016.
Kolkata, June 23 : Aimed at fostering research in futuristic technologies like robotics and unmanned vehicles, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Thursday entered into a joint venture with the Jadavpur University for establishing a Rs. 100 crore research centre.
Kolkata, June 22 : Shell India Markets Pvt. Ltd. announced the shortlisting of IIT Kharagpur among the top five finalists of the Shell Ideas360. Shell Ideas360 is a global competition, which connects like-minded students with Shell experts and mentors to develop ideas to tackle the pressures on the world's food, water and energy resources.
Srinagar, June 21 : Four students from the Kashmir Valley have cracked one of the most prestigious and toughest examinations in the country, the Indian Institutes of Technology Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE), bringing laurels to the state.
Lucknow/New Delhi, June 19 : In remarks that are likely to stoke controversy, Minister of State for Human Resource Development Ram Shankar Katheria has said that "if saffronisation of education was good for the country, it would happen".
Guwahati, June 19 : The newly formed Assam Government on Sunday announced free admission for Divyang students in government institutes.
Sarguja (Chhattisgarh), June 19 : Where there is a will, there is a way - this inspiring proverb has yet again been proved right by Sunil Lakda, a tribal student from Chhattisgarh's Sarbuja village, who fought against all odds to achieve the feat of cracking the IITJEE exam courtesy the Chhattisgarh Government's 'Prayas Programme' - a special coaching initiative of the state's tribal welfare department.
New Delhi, Jun 18 : Union government appointed former Indian cricketer and two-time Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lawmaker as the Chairperson of the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), media reported on Saturday.
Mumbai, June 16 : Manipal University has opened admissions to its 23rd batch of International Engineering Twinning program offered by Manipal University's ICAS (International Centre for Applied Sciences).
New Delhi, June 16 : The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi, and its Consulates General in Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, and Mumbai, opened their doors recently to more than 4,000 Indian students who applied for visas to pursue higher education in the United States.
Kairana (Uttar Pradesh) June 15 : The eight-member Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) delegation which went to review the situation in controversial Kairana village on Wednesday targeted the Uttar Pradesh government over the deteriorating law and order condition and said that apart the 346 families who have already migrated from the village, many more are willing to do the same.
New Delhi, June 15 : Modern International School Dwarka, one of Delhi/NCR's leading schools has witnessed excellent results in this year's Class X and Class XII exams.
New Delhi, June 14 : In a bid to intensify its campaign against the University Grants Commission (UGC) notification which purportedly increases the working hours of teachers, the Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA) has decided to boycott the admission process in the university.
By Ashok Dixit, Accra (Ghana), June 14 : The Government of India has decided to increase scholarship seat allocations for students from Ghana from 250 to 300 in the ITEC category, and increase the annual scholarships under other Indian schemes from 20 to 40.
Geneva, June13 : CERN on Monday announced the winners of its 2016 Beamline for Schools competition.
New Delhi, June 12 : Over 36,000 candidates cleared the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2016 for the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) whose results were announced on Sunday.
New Delhi, June 11 : In a significant testimony of regional cooperation and unity, the South Asian University (SAU), an initiative of the eight South Asian countries, held its first convocation ceremony here on Saturday.
New Delhi, June 10 : The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi, and its Consulates General in Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, and Mumbai, opened their doors on Thursday to more than 4,000 Indian students who applied for visas to pursue higher education in the United States.
Birmingham, Jun 9 : The University of Birmingham's online MBA has received formal accreditation from one of the leading authorities on postgraduate business education.
Kolkata, June 9 : Education in Poland has a straight link to high culture and high education, said the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland,Tomasz Lukaszuk on Tuesday while speaking about Poland as a new destination of education.
New Delhi, June 9 : India's largest scholarship network Buddy4Study is helping deserving students by connecting them with Scholarships provider all over India, with a vision to make quality education accessible to all students is providing a platform to empower deserving students, nurture their merit and talent through scholarships.
Kolkata, June 7 : The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) is "aligning" the science and maths syllabus for its ISC (Class 12) in sync with CBSE board, to "remove the perception" among parents and students that the latter prepares students for medical and engineering entrance examinations, a board official said here on Tuesday.
Mumbai, June 6 : Manipal University has opened admissions to its 23rd batch of International Engineering Twinning program offered by Manipal University's ICAS (International Centre for Applied Sciences).
New Delhi, June 6 : Four Left parties on Monday urged the Human Resource Development Ministry to withdraw the third amendment to the UGC regulations, saying it will adversely affect quality education.
Noida (Uttar Pradesh), June.6 : Four students of Amity International School, participated in the 8th Edition of International Environment and Sustainability Project Olympiad (INESPO) in Netherlands from May 29 to June 3, 2016 and won gold and bronze medals for their innovative projects, besides the prestigious "Global Science Award" competing with 150 Best Projects from 49 countries around the world.
Gurgaon, June 6 : MDI, one of the top B-Schools in India, has announced the commencement of its 'International Summer University 2016' scheduled from May 23rd to 10th of June, 2016 along with its 'Research Week' to be held from May 30, 2016 to June 03, 2016 in the MDI campus, Gurgaon.
Imphal, June 4 : Manipur Public Service Commission (MPSC) on Saturday cancelled the MCSCC examination (Prelim), 2016 held on May 15, and announced a fresh examination on July 3.
New Delhi, June 4 : A career in beauty can boost your confidence and self-esteem. This is a field in which you can amalgamate starry glamour with social work for innate self-satisfaction, says an expert.
New Delhi, June 3 : Australian Technical and Management College (ATMC), a leading education group and one of the biggest international education providers in Australia, has partnered with the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) to create a new campus in Victoria to drive international education.
New Delhi, June 1 : The Delhi University on Wednesday launched the webpage for online registrations for admission to its undergraduate (UG) programmes for the academic year 2016-17 and saw over 30,000 register on the first day.
New Delhi, May 31 : The Delhi University on Tuesday announced that admissions to undergraduate (UG) courses for 2016-17 will be fully online while some more changes in the norms have been made.
New Delhi, May 31 : The Delhi University on Tuesday announced that it will be conducting open sessions for students seeking admission in undergraduate (UG) courses for the academic year 2016-17.
Jaipur, May 31 : The IIHMR, the sponsoring body of the IIHMR University has appointed SD Gupta as the Chairman from June 1.
New Delhi, May 31 : Union Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Tuesday said more than 1.04 crore youth were trained under the 'Skill India' mission during the last fiscal.
New Delhi, May 31, : Talentedge, an Ed-Tech firm which is the first to introduce 'live and interactive' learning in digital format, through its online programs, has teamed up with IIM Rohtak, one of the top B-schools in India, to offer students a course in the Executive Programme in Entrepreneurship.
New Delhi, May 28 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday announced the results of class 10 examinations 2016 on its website.
New Delhi, May 28 : All India Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 10 results of all 10 regions were announced on Saturday with girls again performing better than boys.
By Nityanand Shukla, Ranchi, May 26 : Districts without colleges, schools without desks, benches and electricity, and students moving out of the state to pursue an education. It's a grim reality but Jharkhand's Raghubar Das government is gearing up to change this for the better, an official said.
New Delhi, May 26 : NIIT has entered into two strategic agreements in China to develop a pool of next generation IT professionals in big data and analytics, a company statement said here on Thursday.
Patna, May 26 : Quality of services delivered by the AWCs (Aanganwadi Centres) across the state still fall far short of expectation, despite the State Government has come up with several policy-level decisions to address the issues related to child malnutrition and pre-school education.
Mumbai, May 26 : Manipal ICAS (International Centre for Applied Sciences) is unfolding new opportunities for the students aspiring to do engineering through their exclusive Seminar and Counseling of Manipal ICAS International 'Twinning' Engineering Program.
New Delhi, May 25 : The Cabinet on Wednesday granted ex-post facto approval to the amendment to the Institutes of Technology Act, 1961 for incorporation of six new IITs and conversion of Indian School of Mines (ISM) Dhanbad to an IIT.
New Delhi, May 25 : Anushka Gaikwad from Global Indian International School (GIIS), Queenstown Campus in Singapore topped the ASEAN region in the 2016 CBSE Class 12 exams scoring 491 out of 500 marks or 98.2 percent. Shubham Saraf came in at the second position scoring 490 out of 500 marks or 98 percent.
New Delhi, May 22 : Amid the ongoing controversy over the decision to clear an ordinance to keep state boards out of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) ambit this year, Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda will brief President Pranab Mukherjee on the issue on Monday.
New Delhi, May 22 : With Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal vehemently opposing the ordinance on the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), the state government has decided that the examination will be applied in all medical colleges in the national capital.
New Delhi, May 21 : Girls outclassed boys as Sukriti Gupta of Delhi and Palak Goyal of Haryana bagged the first and second positions in the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) class 12 results declared on Saturday.
New Delhi, May 21 : A Bhopal based education group AISECT has launched a free massive open online course (mooc) and learning platform for various streams.
Kolkata, May 21 : The Association of Minority Professional Academic Institutes, a registered body under WB Society Registration Act 1961, on Wednesday announced that their Common Entrance Examination ,CEE,AMPAI, 2016-WB will be conducted for the third consecutive year on June 5,2016.
New Delhi, May 21 : Sukriti Gupta of Montfort School here on Saturday topped the class 12 examination of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), securing 99.4 percent marks.
New Delhi, May 21 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) class 12 results for all ten regions were announced on Saturday with girls again performing better than boys.
New Delhi, May 21 : In a moment for truth for senior secondary students, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will announce the results of class 12th examinations today.
New Delhi, May 20 : The Centre on Friday cleared the ordinance to postpone the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) exam by a year so that the students have enough time to prepare.
Sonipat (Haryana), May 19 : Jindal Global Law School students, Raveena Sethia, Sree Ramya Hari and Chetna Reddy, have secured a position in the World Rounds of the Herbert Smith Freehills Moot Court Competition. This is an annual mooting competition organized by The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London, and sponsored by Herbert Smith Freehills, one of the world's leading law firms.
Kolkata, May 17 : A two-day education festival exhibition on media design and communication- The Edutainment Show 2016- was inaugurated on Saturday at a hotel in Kolkata.
New Delhi, May 16 : Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani on Monday announced that the Narendra Modi government will bring a new education policy by May 26.
Kolkata, May 16 : Nandini Bhandaru, a PhD student at IIT-Kharagpur, has bagged the European Materials Research Society's (E-MRS's) Young Scientist Award for her contribution to materials science, the institute said on Monday.
New Delhi, May 16 : After receiving numerous complaints by Indian students at universities in Northern Cyprus especially regarding fees and credibility, the government on Monday advised students to check the reputation, ranking and background of the universities abroad and conduct thorough research before applying.
In a recent "Mann Ki Baat" address, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed that every government should focus on quality learning and outcomes rather than the school enrolment.
New Delhi, May 16 : The government on Monday advised Indian students seeking admission in universities and institutes abroad to check the background and reputation of such institutions following reports of malpractices by some universities in northern Cyprus.
New Delhi, May 15 : With the launch of its internet-based radio station, Radio G, the G.D. Goenka University has given the students an opportunity to get trained in radio journalism.