Wellington, Nov 23 : New Zealand immigration officials have received many fraudulent applications from Indian students for visas to study in the country, a media report said.
London, Nov 23 : Counted among the best three institutes of higher education for a career in hospitality management, Glion Institute of Higher Education has won the Best Hospitality Management School 2015 award at a ceremony in France.
Dharamsala, Nov 22 : The first Defence Park in an Indian educational institution was launched here on Sunday with the inauguration of a huge model of a naval warship at the Dalhousie Public School in Dalhousie, located in Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh.
Srinagar, Nov 20 : To generate educational awareness among parents and their children, a man from Lucknow has pedalled all the way to Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir, covering a distance of 1,400 km in nearly three months.
New Delhi, Nov 18 : The German language will be taught in Kendriya Vidayalayas after a joint declaration of intent between the HRD ministry and Federal Foreign Office of Germany was approved by the union cabinet on Wednesday.
Kolkata, Nov 8 : Fielding criticism on Indian varsities and research institutes not making the cut in global rankings, union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday asserted India's diversity is not reflected in the rankings.
Kolkata, Nov 8 : Batting for the establishment of a National Education Commission, NAAC director D.P. Singh on Sunday urged Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani not to "demolish" the existing regulatory bodies in education while setting up the commission.
New Delhi, Nov 6 : Amid growing concerns about the lack of world class higher education institutions and reported "attack" on their autonomy, can the president of India in his capacity as the Visitor to 114 institutions offer some hope of better universities?
New Delhi, Nov 5 : Stressing that India must follow a multi-disciplinary approach that allows students to learn and seek knowledge holistically, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said that education must deepen their linkage with society and develop a scientific temper in them.
New Delhi, Nov 5 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said that education must deepen students' linkage with society and develop a scientific temper in them.
New Delhi, Nov 4 : London-based Times Higher Education that brings out the World University rankings will publish a separate rankings for universities of BRICS nations and other emerging countries in December.
New Delhi, Nov 3 : There is an imperative need to link academia, industry and research with higher education institutes to upgrade quality of higher education and be competitive in the world market, NITI Aayog vice chairman Arvind Panagaria said on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Nov 2 : Exhorting universities and institutions of higher learning across the country to focus on improving the quality of teaching, faculty and research, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said they should take the ranking process seriously.
New Delhi, Nov 2 : President Pranab Mukherjee will host Visitor's Conference at Rashtrapati Bhavan here from November 4 to 6, which will be attended by educationists from across the country, an official said on Monday.
Hyderabad, Nov 2 : The Indian School of Business (ISB) will launch a one-of-its-kind Healthcare Management Programme (HMP), to groom doctors and healthcare professionals to deliver excellence in healthcare management.
Lucknow, Nov 2 : Ajit Prasad has been appointed full-time director of Indian Institute of Management - Lucknow on Monday.
New Delhi, Oct 29 : Only education may not help an individual gain employment, DoNER (Development of North Eastern Region) Minister Jitendra Singh said on Thursday while asking students to become a part of the 'Make in India' initiative.
Agra, Oct 29 : Hundred-plus not out: educational institutions in this Taj city have enriched India's intellectual legacy. Many may dispute Agra's claim to modernity, but when it comes to great and grand educational - infrastructure more than a century old - the city's record remains unchallenged till date.
Hyderabad, Oct 28 : Global technology giant IBM and the Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge (TASK) have signed an MoU for provision of technology platforms and services in cloud computing for academia in Telangana.
Kolkata, Oct 27 : A group of student researchers and professors here on Tuesday protested against the University Grants Commission's (UGC) recent decision to scrap the non-national eligibility test (NET) stipends even after the central government's announcement that all existing scholarships would continue.
Kolkata, Oct 16 : The Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur has inked agreements with three universities in Israel for student exchanges, faculty visits and research collaborations in aerospace, agriculture and computer science, a statement said on Friday.
Aizawl, Oct 15 : Around 2,700 children in Mizoram did not enrol themselves in state-run schools, education minister H. Rohluna told the state assembly on Thursday.
New Delhi, Oct 14 : The union cabinet on Wednesday approved upgradation of existing National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) campuses for implementation of reservation for OBC students, while extending the timeline for utilisation of funds.
Bengaluru, Oct 12 : Software major Infosys would hire about 20,000 graduates from university and college campuses across the country in 2015-16 as freshers, a senior company official said on Monday.
Washington, Oct 12 : Entrepreneur and philanthropist Frank Islam would like fellow Indian-Americans to make a strategic investment in education in India as it is the great equalizer and opportunity creator.
New York, Oct 9 : Students who change schools frequently are at risk of lower math scores and have a harder time managing their behaviour and attention in the classroom than students who stay in the same school, says a new study.
Pune/Ahmedabad, Oct 2 : India's first 'learning by doing' sustainable network of students was launched on Friday to help the youth to be prepared for building Smart Cities of the future and contributing to the sustainable development goals (SDGs) through practical experience in their own educational campuses
Kolkata, Oct 1 : Cambridge University Press India has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Vidyanta Skills Institute, a National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) partner to develop content that raises the bar in English language learning and training.
Warangal (Telangana), Oct 1 : Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday urged technology institutions like National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) to collaborate with each other and emerge as islands of excellence.
New Delhi, Sep 30 : Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday highlighted the need for reorientation in Sanskrit research, and urged scholars to take the lead in popularising and improving the standard of Sanskrit education.
New Delhi, Sep 29 : Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Tuesday launched the national institutional ranking framework for educational institutions in the country.
New Delhi, Sep 29 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has sought online comments from students for making recommendation to the draft of new education policy which is likely to come out by the year-end.
New Delhi, Sep 29 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Tuesday announced the results of the University Grants Commission - National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET) that was held on June 28 across the country.
Shillong, Sep 28 : Chemical scientist Sri Krishna Srivastava has been appointed the new vice-chancellor of North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) here in Meghalaya, officials said on Monday.
Pune, Sep 27 : FTII students on Sunday called off their hunger strike after the information and broadcasting (I and B) ministry agreed to have a dialogue with them on September 29 in Mumbai. They hope to find "solutions".
Agartala, Sep 19 : Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani has said a joint effort has been initiated from the national to the grassroots level to obtain opinion to formulate a national education policy.
New Delhi, Sep 18 : In the wake of rising demand, the government has modified rules to enable refund of seat acceptance fees for those who withdraw their admissions from undergraduate programmes of institutes like IITs, NITs and IIITs for 2015-16.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 17 : Instruction in IT and electronics is going to be strengthened in all the schools in Kerala, a minister said on Thursday.
New Delhi, Sep 15 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday congratulated the Indian Institute of Science-Bangalore (IISc-B) and the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi (IIT-D) for figuring in the list of top 200 institutions of the QS World University Rankings.
New Delhi, Sep 14 : Education solutions provider Extramarks has launched a new mobile application on the Android platform for smart studying based on the pay-per use model supporting Kindergarten to Class 12 students.
New Delhi, Sep 9 : The Delhi government on Wednesday launched a flagship scheme to enable students avail education loan of up to Rs.10 lakh.
New York, Sep 9 : A one-on-one math tutoring programme can relieve anxiety about doing math problems in your kids, says a study by Indian-origin researchers.
New Delhi, Sep 9 : Delhi's AAP government on Wednesday launched its flagship scheme which allows students to avail education loans of up to Rs.10 lakh.
New Delhi, Sep 8 : If you are seeking admission abroad in 2016, do not miss this multi-destination education fair being held across India that promises to bring here representatives of over 60 universities and colleges in Britain, the US, New Zealand and Canada.
New Delhi, Sep 6 : Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani has expressed concern over the waning quality of mathematics and science among upper primary students and directed ministry officials to collect best practices in teaching to help children in basic understanding of these subjects.
New Delhi, Sep 4 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Friday uploaded admit cards for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) examination which is scheduled to take place across the country and abroad on September 20.
New Delhi, Sep 4 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said teachers play a big role in students' life and added that being a teacher is not like any other career.
Kolkata, Sep 3 : A virtual centre spread across five Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) has been set up to develop advanced technologies in the area of biofuels, it was announced on Thursday.
Shimla, Aug 30 : About 200 state-run primary schools in Himachal Pradesh have no teacher at all. Fifty percent of Class 5 students in government schools are not able to comprehend textbooks meant for Class 2 students and cannot solve three-digit problems, so say many of the state's legislators.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : The failure of the no-detention policy in schools across the country up to Class 8 is largely due to poor classroom teaching and monitoring of students, education experts say.
Washington, Aug 28 : Small changes in classroom design such as replacing "Star Trek" posters by that of art and nature pictures help attract more girls to computer science, new research has found.
New York, Aug 28 : Researchers have found that children attending schools for just four days in a week perform better in mathematics than those who attend a traditional five-day school week.
New Delhi, Aug 24 : The health ministry on Monday introduced an online procedure for submitting applications for setting up new medical colleges and increasing the intake capacity for MBBS in existing colleges.
New Delhi, Aug 23 : The Delhi government on Sunday directed all play schools in the capital to reserve 25 percent of seats for children belonging to the economically weaker sections (EWS).
New Delhi, Aug 20 : The cabinet on Thursday approved the signing of a MoU between India and Australia on cooperation in education, training and research.
New Delhi, Aug 20 : A dedicated web portal has been launched for the students to access all kinds of educational loans and government scholarships, an official statement said on Thursday.
New Delhi, Aug 20 : Smartphone and tablet-based games can help improve literacy and numeracy skills of children, a study done in India has found.
Guwahati, Aug 19 : Days after the Assam government withdrew the scheme for sending meritorious students on an educational tour to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in the US, a private school in Assam has announced that it will send 20 students, including one meritorious student from the rural area - the latter free of cost.
New Delhi, Aug 17 : The results of the All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT), the gateway exam for to top-notch state-run medical colleges, were declared on Monday by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
Agartala, Aug 13 : The National Institute of Technology (NIT), Agartala is likely to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Bangladeshi varsity, an official said here on Thursday.