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.
Hyderabad, July 24 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday inaugurated Symbiosis International University's (SIU) Hyderabad campus.
New Delhi, July 24 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is all set to conduct the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) Phase II examination on Sunday.
Gurgaon (Haryana), July 21 : Students of the G D Goenka University (GDGU) can soon expect to build apps and acquire skills needed to get entry-level jobs as Android developers, thanks to the university deciding to link up with Google to provide world-class Android Developer education.
Over the decade ending 2010, the enrolment rate of other backward classes (OBCs) -- a loose definition of lower castes, a level above scheduled castes and tribes -- in higher education had tripled to 22 per cent, close to the national rate of 23.6 per cent. But the issue of continuing affirmative action for OBCs is muddied because the percentage of seats reserved for them nationwide is based on 85-year-old data.
Gurgaon, July 21 (ANI): The G D Goenka University (GDGU) has joined hands with Google to provide world-class Android Developer education to its students.
New Delhi, July 20 : India has five institutions in the top 50 and nine in the top 100 among the top 350 Universities across 17 countries, as per the QS University Rankings Asia 2016, said a report.
New Delhi, July 20 : President Pranab Mukherjee received on Wednesday a report on "State of Indian Universities in the Global Academic Rankings" from O.P. Jindal Global University and the Indian Centre for Academic Rankings and Excellence (ICARE) at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
New Delhi, July 20 : Max Healthcare has joined hands with Imperial College London to launch a study on Type 2 diabetes to prevent the prevalence of the lifestyle disease among Indians, the hospital announced on Wednesday.
As many as 26 per cent male and 35 per cent female students from India's most disadvantaged castes and tribes in 245 engineering colleges would not be there without reservations, according to a new study that says affirmative action policy in higher education works largely as intended.
Mumbai, July 20 : Manipal University has opened admissions to its 23rd batch of International Engineering Twinning programme offered by Manipal University's ICAS (International Centre for Applied Sciences).
About 200,000 Indian students stream out of the country seeking a foreign education, but no more than 31,126 foreign students sought an Indian education in 2013-14, according to ministry of human resource development data quoted in the Times of India. This means the enrolment of foreign students in India declined by 2,030, or six per cent, over two years, according to government and United Nations data in a 2014 report.
New Delhi, July 18 : Team Astral of UPES (University of Petroleum and Energy Studies), grabbed first position in Europe and Asia at the recently concluded CanSat Competition 2016.
New Delhi, July 17 : A timely intervention by Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar led to the refund of double payment made by one of the students seeking admission in a Delhi University college.
New Delhi, July 16 : The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship has announced the launch of an online platform -- www.indiaskillsonline.com -- for inculcating skills of choice and bridge the digital divide in India.
New Delhi, July 16 : The University Grants Commission (UGC) has said that bullying a student on the basis of his religion, gender, ethnicity or economic background would now amount to ragging.
New Delhi, July 15 : Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday urged the students community in the country to concentrate on innovations that could change the face of the nation in the world.
New Delhi, July 15 : Literacy levels among India's disabled population have gone up considerably with both men and women attaining a new high even in higher educational levels.
Chandigarh, July 15 (ANI):Frameboxx Animation and Visual Effects, a leading supplier of media and entertainment training services in India, has joined hands with Prime Focus, the world's largest independent media services company, to offer specially designed training programs for 3D Stereo Conversion to its students.
New Delhi, July 14 : Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday announced two new Kendriya Vidyalayas will come up including in Uttar Pradesh's Rae Bareli district, which comprises Congress President Sonia Gandhi's parliamentary constituency.
New Delhi, July 14 : Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday announced the approval of three Kendriya Vidyalaya proposals.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu), July 13 : SRM University, with their motto 'Learn, Leap and Lead', stays true to that very spirit of innovation. On July 13 and 14, the university is hosting India's first ever technical summit, where some of the brightest minds in the nation will come together to discuss important issues and arrive at solutions for a number of problems the world would be facing in the future.
Thiruvananthapuram, July 13 : There will be no significant changes in fees for Indian students studying or planning to study in Britain in the wake of Brexit, the British Council said today, adding it has decided to increase its activities in India.
New Delhi, July 12 : Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said that the Indian education system should promote innovation.
New Delhi, July 11 : : Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations is a foreign policy think tank in Mumbai.
New Delhi, July 10 : Places are still available at top colleges of the University of Delhi (DU) even after the varsity released the third cut-off list -- with a marginal dip in eligibility marks -- on Sunday.
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): In the present day, amount of people moving towards entrepreneurship is increasing minute by minute with intense competition within.
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): LogiNext, India's leading player in big data analytics and logistics management has found a unique way of sourcing the best talent to strengthen its platforms. The enterprise will be tying up with top American universities, following which, the PhD students will study their data, analyze the emerging markets and generate appropriate algorithms to solve the upcoming challenges.