New Delhi [India], Oct. 28 : The Supreme Court will on Friday hear a plea regarding filling of around 5,000 vacant MBBS and BDS seats across the country pertaining to the academic session 2016-17.
New Delhi , Oct. 27 : Talentedge, India's Ed-Tech firm, offering 'live and interactive', anywhere learning in a digital format, strengthens its collaboration with MICA, to offer a PG Certificate Programme in Business Management.
New Delhi , Oct 27 (ANI-NewsVoir): With Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB reports of e-Commerce market in India to nearly double to Rs 2,11,005 crore by December 2016, The School of Management, G D Goenka University, one of the pioneering management education institutions has introduced a unique Post Graduate Diploma in On Line Business.
Kolkata, Oct 26 : Set across a sprawling six-acre plot in the north-eastern fringes of the eastern metropolis, the 'Tall Tree Nursery' that houses 114 species of tall trees besides other plants, has gone online.
New Delhi , Oct 26 :The Inter College Annual Mega Media Festival- SPANDAN 2016- by Vivekananda School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies, began on Tuesday, 25th October 2016, in the presence of dignitaries from the field of media and journalism, civil society and academics.
Kolkata, Oct 26 : Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur have designed a software that enables those with neuro-motor disorders to access the web, play games and participate in social networking with ease.
WashingtonD.C. [US], Oct. 26 : A recent study of early childhood self-regulation indicated that a lot of children are still learning to control their behavior as they enter kindergarten and may need educational support to develop that critical skill.
Tezpur (Assam , Oct.26 : Vice President M. Hamid Ansari on Wednesday said that libraries continue to play a central role in providing open and free access to information and ideas.
New Delhi , Oct. 26 : A petition has been filled in the Supreme Court to fill around 5000 vacant MBBS and BDS seats across the country pertaining to the academic session 2016-17.
By Vinamrata Takia, New Delhi, Oct.25 : Education has been a major area of concern in war-torn Afghanistan. Such is the state of education in the country that tens of thousands of youths have to move out to other countries, including India, to pursue higher studies.
Mumbai, Oct 25 : Maharashtra and Education New Zealand (ENZ) on Tuesday entered into a Strategic Partnership Agreement (SPA) for cooperation in higher and advanced education, coinciding with New Zealand Prime Minister John Key's visit to India.
New Delhi , Oct.25 : Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel on Tuesday said that to impart the desired importance to sports , it is essential that sports is made a compulsory subject at the school level and marks are given to students for their involvement in sports activities.
Noida (Uttar Pradesh) , Oct.24 : On the eve of Founder's Day, students from all national and international campuses of Amity presented colorful cultural performances of their respective states.
Kolkata, Oct 24 : A West Bengal college is partnering educational institutes in Bangladesh and Sri Lanka to conduct research on higher education for disadvantaged youth.
New Delhi, Oct 24 : At a time when jobs as business analysts are in demand, US-based educational institution Udacity on Monday launched their first nanodegree course on predictive analytics that will enable students to deliver data-driven business decisions.
Salgaon (Sirohi district) In a classroom in the government school here in southwest Rajasthan, about 25 students from standards 3, 4 and 5 standing in a circle, animatedly recited a story spoken by a specially trained volunteer-called a Team Balika (Team Child) -- their recitation gradually rising in decibels with every repetition.
Ahmedabad, Oct 22 : Kumar Mangalam Birla, the 49-year-old Chairman of the $41 billion industrial conglomerate Aditya Birla Group, has been named the new Chairman of the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad (IIM-A), according to a Human Resource Development Ministry statement.
New Delhi, Oct 21 : Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday instructed all government schools to be white-washed every year during the summer vacations so that "students look forward" to coming to the school.
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 21 : Three students from the College of Engineering in Pune were awarded Rs 3 lakh for winning 'HackD 2016' -- Hackathon organised by US headquartered Envestnet, a statement said on Friday.
New Delhi, Oct 20 : Oxford University Press on Thursday announced the launch of online Hindi dictionary as part of the Oxford Global Languages (OGL) programme.
Chennai, Oct 20 : The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) - Madras will set up an Applied Centre for Advanced Automotive Research Centre in partnership with Fraunhofer Gesellschaft of Germany on its campus here, the premier institute said on Thursday.
Kolkata, Oct 17 : A group of students at the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur is developing drones using indigenous hardware and software, officials said on Monday.
New Delhi , Oct, 15 : With an aim to provide better content for aspirants preparing for competitive exams such as CAT, IBPS and other government exams, educational app GradeUP has marked its presence in the ever competitive education industry.
New Delhi , Oct 15 : The American School launches the first American Accredited Preschool brand in India at the International Pavilion of Franchise India Exhibition at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi on 15th October.
Noida (Uttar Pradesh) , Oct.13 : Amity has announced the acquisition of a 170 acre waterfront campus from St. John's University located in Oakdale, Long Island, New York.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : The Yale Young Global Scholars Programme (YYGS) for the year 2017 is now open for school students of Class 10 and 11 and they can apply, the university said on Thursday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the establishment and operation of an Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Jammu at a cost of nearly Rs 62 crore.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Indian educational institutions have again had a poor run in global ratings with none, including the prestigious IITs, making it to the top 100 of the QS World University Rankings. And experts are now rooting for a complete overhaul of the education system in a country that is home to nearly one-fifth of the world's population.
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct. 13 : Academically talented girls inthe United States surpass boys in language performance and are narrowing the gap with their male counterparts in math achievement, according to new research from the Duke University Talent Identification Program (TIP).
Oita [Japan], Oct.13 : Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan's leading international University, welcomed 573 new students from 52 countries and regions around the world in an energetic entrance ceremony held recently.
New Delhi , Oct.10 : With the objective of analyzing in detail the GST provisions vis-a-vis the present indirect tax provisions and understanding the GST Impact on different industry sectors, PHD Chamber is conducting a Knowledge Series on Goods and Services Tax. The Knowledge Series is the second series of GST Workshops conducted by PHD Chamber on Draft Model GST Law, wherein the entire GST law was deliberated in detail.
Chennai , Oct.1 (ANI-Newsvoir):The National Tsing Hua University of Taiwan has established a Taiwan Education Center (TEC) in the the sprawling Kattankulathur campus of SRM University with the objective of enhancing interaction and understanding of the cultures of India and Taiwan.
New Delhi , Sept. 30 : Around 125 exhibitors including world rank universities, embassies and higher educational institutions from 26 European Union Member States attended the two day European Higher Education Fair being organised here by the European Union Delegation to India with nearly 100 globally renowned European higher education institutions.
New Delhi , Sept. 30 : The United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF), in partnership with the American Council, is organising a U.S. University fair on Sunday at the Lalit Hotel in the National Capital, in which representatives from 33 different U.S. varsities are participating to provide information about their institutions and programmes.
New Delhi , Sep 30 : The University of Arkansas, USA, as part of its efforts to foster outstanding educators who have a global perspective, has selected three students from GD Goenka School of Engineering for a fully funded summer internship at the university for a period of 10 weeks.
New Delhi , Sept. 30 : With an aim to showcase study opportunities in Europe, the European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) will bring together over 100 exhibitors from 26 EU member states here.
New Delhi , Sep 29 : Nova Scotia, Canada has launched a new pilot program to help recruit and retain international post-secondary students from key markets that includes India.
New Delhi, , Sept 28 : With an aim to showcase study opportunities in Europe, the European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) will bring together over 100 exhibitors from 26 EU member states here.
New Delhi , Sep 28 : Gradeup, India's largest mobile test prep community, recently added courses for CAT and JEE exams. With this launch, Gradeup is now catering to more than 70 percent of the test prep market in India.
New Delhi, Sep 27 : The Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-D) said on Tuesday that it has partnered with multinational electronics company Thale for a Phd fellowship programme to facilitate scientific collaboration between India and France.
New Delhi, Sep 27 : Defence major Thales and the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-Delhi) on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to create a jointly supervised IIT Delhi-CNRS PhD fellowship programme.
Bangalore (Karnataka) Sept.26 : 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 , 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 , 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.
Mumbai, Sep 22 : Indian space agency ISRO will shoot off the "Pratham" satellite designed and built by students of the IIT-Bombay among the eight satellites including its weather satellite on Monday, an official said here.
New Delhi , 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 , 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 , Sept. 7 : 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 , 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 , 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.