India Education News

Students of Chennais Amirta to visit Malaysia on a free educational trip
New Delhi , June 23 : As many as 150 students have been awarded a free trip to Malaysia by Chennais Amirta International Institute of Hotel Management, a leading name in hospitality education and winner of 'Award of Excellence' from the hands of President of India. Read Full Story

CBSE declares NEET-UG results
New Delhi , June 23 : After persistent delays, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) released the Under-Graduate results of the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), which was taken by 12 lakh students aiming to join medical and dental colleges across the country. Read Full Story

Chitkara University in strategic partnership with Frost and Sullivan announces new academic program in healthcare information technology
New Delhi , June 22 : Chitkara University on Thursday announced that they are initiating two-year MBA Healthcare Management with specialisation in Health Information Technology (HIT) in strategic partnership with Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership and consulting company with deep industry understanding in Healthcare Informatics across India and Asia. Read Full Story

CBSE sets up two committees to review evaluation processes
New Delhi June 20 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Tuesday set up two committees to review the evaluation processes being followed in the Board. Read Full Story

SRM University, AP - Amaravati announces scholarship for meritorious students
New Delhi , June 16 : SRM University AP - Amaravati is offering scholarships to the most deserving students. Students getting an aggregate of 90 percent and above in PCM subjects in CBSE or an aggregate of 95 percent and above in PCM subjects in any state board would be given a 50 percent tuition waiver. Students above 95 percent aggregate in CBSE in the 12th standard are eligible for the Founder's Scholarship which would include a full tuition and hostel fee waiver. Read Full Story

Dantewada: Tribal boy secures IIT seat, wants to fulfill mother's dream
Dantewada (Chhattisgarh) , June 15 : Vaman Mandavi, a tribal student of Kirandul village of Dantewada has bagged a seat in the country's prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), by securing first rank in the mains examination of IIT preparatory course. Read Full Story

AIIMS declares MBBS entrance exam result 2017
New Delhi , June 15 : All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Thursday declared the MBBS Entrance Exam Result 2017. Read Full Story

JEE 2017: Nagaland lad emerges topper in North-East
Dimapur (Nagaland) , June 12 : Saurab Jain, a 19 year old Dimapur lad, secured 735 rank among 2 lakh students from the country, in the all India IIT- Joint Entrance Exam (advanced) 2017 scoring 98 in Mathematics, 80 in Physics and 93 in Chemistry. Read Full Story

IIT hosts international conclave on higher education
New Delhi , June 12 : The International Conclave on "India: The Global Destination for Higher Education" was organized by IIT Kharagpur Alumni Foundation (India) here in collaboration with Pan IIT Alumni India. Read Full Story

JEE Advanced topper Sarvesh gives credit to parents, teacher
New Delhi June 11 : Panchkula's Sarvesh Mehtani, who secured the All India Rank (AIR) - I in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2017, gives credit to his partents and teachers for his outstanding achievement. Read Full Story

JEE Advanced results 2017: Haryana's Sarvesh Mehtani is all India topper
New Delhi June 11 : Sarvesh Mehtani from Panchkula in Haryana secured All India Rank - I in the IIT- Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2017 exam. Read Full Story

Girls again outshine boys in UP Board exams
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), June 9 : As the Uttar Pradesh Board announced its results for Class 10 and 12 examinations today, there was much cheer at the residences of Fatehpur girls. Tejasvi Devi and Priyanshi Tiwari, who have topped this year's 10th and 12th examinations with 95.83 percent and 96.20 percent respectively. Read Full Story

SC to hear CBSE's plea against NEET results' stay on Monday
New Delhi , June 9 : The Supreme Court on Friday decided to hear the Central Board of Secondary Education's (CBSE) plea against the stay on National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) results on Monday. Read Full Story

CBSE mandates use of NCERT books, but publishers demand even playing field
New Delhi , June 7 : A debate is raging over a government decision to make NCERT books mandatory in schools. Read Full Story

Modern International School Dwarka records excellent results in CBSE Class XII exams
New Delhi , June 5 : Modern International School Dwarka, one of Delhi/NCR's leading schools has witnessed excellent results in this year's CBSE Class XII exams. Read Full Story

CBSE 10th result: Delhi sees fall in pass percentage while Chennai tops the list
New Delhi June 3 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday declared the CBSE Class 10th result for Allahabad, Chennai, Delhi, Dehradun and Trivandrum Region. Read Full Story

CBSE to announce Class 10th results tomorrow
New Delhi June 2 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will announce the examination results of the Senior Secondary Examination (Class 10th) tomorrow. Read Full Story

Last call for applications: Ashoka University's UG Programme, class of 2017
New Delhi , June 1: Ashoka University, a pioneer in liberal arts education in India announced the deadline for its third and final round of admissions for the undergraduate programme to be June 16, 2017. Ashoka offers a multidisciplinary undergraduate programme in the interest of exposing students to different perspectives in and out of the classroom. Read Full Story

LLB seats row: Delhi HC issues notice to Centre, DU
New Delhi , May 31 : The Delhi High Court today issued notice to the Centre, the Delhi University (DU) and the Bar Council of India (BCI) on the plea seeking direction to not reduce the LLB seats in the university. Read Full Story

India's online education industry to reach USD 1.96 billion by 2021: Google, KPMG
New Delhi , May 30 : Google and KPMG on Tuesday released a joint report titled; 'Online Education in India: 2021, which talks about the online education industry that will grow at a healthy rate of 8x, to become a USD 1.96 billion industry by 2021. Read Full Story

Assam Board class 12th results declared
Dispur (Assam) , May 30 : The Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) on Tuesday declared results for students who appeared for the class 12 examinations. Read Full Story

Najma Heptulla appointed Jamia Milia Islamia's new Chancellor
New Delhi , May 30 : Manipur governor and former minority affairs minister Najma Heptulla has been appointed as the first woman chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia university. Read Full Story

CBSE topper Raksha Gopal's marks card is a jaw-dropper!
New Delhi , May 28 : With the nation effusive after learning of Raksha Gopal, the topper of the Central Board of Secondary Education's (CBSE) Secondary School examination (Class 12), her marks card is deemed to be a reflection of the perseverance she showed in emerging successful with flying colours. Read Full Story

Congratulate all who successfully passed CBSE XII exams: PM Modi
New Delhi , May 28 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated all the victorious students who successfully passed in the Senior Secondary Examinations conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Read Full Story

CBSE toppers want to be 'economist, politician, IAS officer, engineer': Javadekar
New Delhi , May 28 : Soon after results of the Senior Secondary Examination (Class 12) conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) were announced, Union Minister of Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar on Sunday congratulated the candidates for their successful results, lauding them for their hard work and determination to achieve their goal. Read Full Story

CBSE Boards: Raksha Gopal reeling with happiness, shock after topping with 99.6%
New Delhi , May 28 : After topping this year's CBSE Class XII results, Raksha Gopal, a student of Amity International School has shared that it was not her aim to be a topper, but to secure good marks. Read Full Story

CBSE Class XII results: Noida's Raksha Gopal tops with a whopping 99.6 %
New Delhi , May 28 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) today announced the examination results of the Senior Secondary Examination (Class 12th). Read Full Story

Moment of truth: CBSE declares Class 12th result
New Delhi , May 28 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Sunday declared the examination results of the Senior Secondary School Examinations (Class 12) which were conducted in March and April this year. Read Full Story

CBSE to announce Class 12th results on Sunday
New Delhi , May 26 : The Central Bureau of Secondary Education (CBSE) will announce the examination results of the Senior Secondary Examination (Class 12th) on May 28th. Read Full Story

Grace marks row: CBSE to not move SC against HC order
New Delhi , May. 26 : In a major relief to students, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will not move the Supreme Court to challenge the Delhi High Court instructions stating that evaluation for the class 10 and 12 board exams this year should be done as per the grace marks policy. Read Full Story

IC3 Conference paves way for transformation in rapidly developing education sector
New Delhi , May 25 : International Career and College Counseling (IC3) Conference has announced the second edition of the Annual Conference, that will be held in New Delhi on August 30 and 31 2017 at JW Marriott, Aerocity. Read Full Story

MindHour makes its way to Tamil Nadu with digitized learning and announces Rs. 1 cr scholarships to school students
Chennai, (Tamil Nadu), , May 25 : MindHour, one of the fastest growing Edu-tech startup based out of Kolkata takes a step ahead and excited to launch its exclusive products in Tamil Nadu to touch the lives of school going children of class 6-10, ICSE and CBSE boards. Read Full Story

Post Delhi HC ruling, Centre assures justice to students
Ahmedabad (Gujarat), May 25 : Following the Delhi High Court instructions that the evaluation for the class 10 and 12 board exams this year should be done as per the grace marks policy that was relevant when the students submitted the examination forms, the Centre on Thursday assured fair and undiluted dispensation of justice to all students who appeared for 2017 exams. Read Full Story

Cabinet approves setting up of new AIIMS in Assam
New Delhi May 24 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for the establishment of new AIIMS at Kamrup (North Guwahati Revenue circle). Read Full Story

Madras HC stays announcement of NEET exam results
Madurai (Tamil Nadu) , May 24 : In a major relief for lakhs of Tamil Nadu medial students, the Madras High Court's Madurai branch on Wednesday ordered an interim stay on the announcement of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) exam results. Read Full Story

CETPA releases list of updated training programmes for Summer 2017
Uttarakhand/Noida, Uttar Pradesh, , May 24 : CETPA Infotech, one of the most preferred technical and industrial training companies in the country, offering multi-location training solutions, expert training that is tailored to the requirements of students, corporate and colleges, and virtual training technologies, has announced its updated list of training programmes for this summer. Read Full Story

BYJU'S unveils personalized learning experience for students
New Delhi , May 23 : Education company BYJU'S has launched a major update to its learning app focused at revolutionizing personalized learning experiences for students across grades. Read Full Story

Pearl Academy forays into Journalism with School of Media and Journalism
New Delhi , May 18 : Pearl Academy, India's leading institution in design, fashion, creative businesses and media hosted a panel discussion with eminent journalists for the launch of its new School of Media and Journalism in New Delhi. Read Full Story

Chitkara University ranked 4th among top Indian universities for filing 46 patents
Chandigarh , May 18 (ANI-Businesswire India): Chitkara University today announced that as per the ANNUAL REPORT 2015-16 published by the Indian Patent Office, it is ranked at number 4 nationwide amongst top Indian Universities for filing 46 patents during the year. Read Full Story

NCERT clarifies over 'Aksai Chin-China' row
New Delhi May 13 : Clarifying its stand over the row surrounding Aksai Chin being shown as part of China in its textbooks, the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) said that the map on which the error was observed was not of India, but of South East Asia. Read Full Story

Chennais Amirta to award scholarships worth over Rs. 1 crore to meritorious students
New Delhi , May 12 : Chennais Amirta International Institute of Hotel Management, winner of 'Award of Excellence' from the hands of President of India, has announced scholarships of worth over Rs. 1 crore, including 100 percent scholarships, in recognition of the achievements of the students and to be awarded in the upcoming academic year 2017-18. Read Full Story

Finalists announced for 2018-19 Tibetan scholarship program
Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) , May 12 : Representatives from the U.S. Embassy New Delhi and the Department of Education, Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) interviewed applicants for the 2018-2019 Tibetan Scholarship Program (TSP) on Friday. Read Full Story

34,000 students in 6 states covered by TLLLF's flagship programme
New Delhi , May 11 : You Are Not Alone, The Live Love Laugh Foundation's flagship programme on mental health for adolescents, which has conducted free of charge in schools around the country, has covered 34,023 students and 6,480 teachers across 276 schools in six states (Karnataka, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Delhi) over the last year. Read Full Story

Pluralsight launches new courses for Adobe Marketing, Analytics Cloud
New Delhi , May 11 : Technology learning platform Pluralsight on Wednesday announced its partnership with Adobe to provide digital marketing professionals with the technology learning tools required to maximise their Adobe Experience Cloud investments. Read Full Story

Holistic admissions beyond cut-offs, says Ashoka University
New Delhi , May 10 : The months that follow Grade XII board examinations in India prove to be a rather stressful and difficult period for students as well as parents. Read Full Story

The TransDisciplinary University launches innovative academic programme
New Delhi , May 4 (: Do you know who offers a postgraduate programme in India in communicating science? Where can one study issues like conservation psychology, conservation finance, and multilateralism? Is there a course on quality assurance and regulatory affairs that is developed with industry? Can one study computer science course that offers training in pervasive computing, data mining and informatics combined into one taught by the industry? Do our students get to know how agencies like the United Nations functions? Read Full Story

Mumbai students request for Cyber Safety as subject in their academic curriculum, says Ahaan Foundation
New Delhi , May 4 : Ahaan Foundation, an NGO focused on activating more socially responsible children and youth, in their first initiative under the movement 'Responsible Netism' have conducted a study in collaboration with the college of Home Science Nirmala Niketan on 1200 students within Thane and Mumbai. Read Full Story

SRM University B.Tech counseling 2017 starts from May 14th
New Delhi , May 4 : Examination for admission to Engineering and Technology at SRM University Kattankulathur and it's off campus and SRM Haryana and SRM Amaravati (SRMJEEE (UG/PG)) was held between April 1 and May 1, 2017 across the country. Read Full Story

Book's content help preschoolers learn vocabulary better
Washington D.C. [USA], May 3 : The content of a children's book predicts how well children understand a story, finds a new study. Read Full Story

MindHour announces launch of study tabs
New Delhi , May 3 : MindHour, one of the fastest growing Edu-tech startups, is excited to announce the launch of its newest product, "MindHour Study Tabs", an offline self-study support offering simplified learning experience. A great help for the students of Class 6-10, ICSE and CBSE boards seeking a smart way of after-school support. Read Full Story

Coursera appoints Raghav Gupta as India Country Director
New Delhi , May 3 : World's leading online education company Coursera on Wednesday announced the appointment of Raghav Gupta as India Country Director. Read Full Story

KnowledgeHut launches six new courses to support learners
New Delhi , May 1 : India's leading online industry training, education platform KnowledgeHut on Monday announced the launch of six new courses to support learners across the world. Read Full Story

Never took studies as 'burden', says JEE 2017 topper
Udaipur (Rajsthan) , Apr 28 : Kalpit Veerwal, who secured the ALL India Rank 1 in the JEE Main 2017 by scoring 360 out of 360 marks, said he never took studies as a burden. Read Full Story

Missouri State University announces scholarships, tailor-made courses for Indian students
New Delhi , Apr 27 : Missouri State University has announced special scholarships for Indian students. During his visit to India Colonel Stephen Robinette Associate Vice President, International Studies, MSU, USA, made a number of important announcements for Indian Students. Read Full Story

Sanskrit, Urdu and Punjabi in class IX, X: Delhi HC issues notices
New Delhi Apr 26 : The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Centre and Delhi Government on a plea challenging move to stop offering Sanskrit, Punjabi and Urdu as the third language in classes IX and X. Read Full Story

CBSE scraps 'grace marks' policy to check high cut-offs in colleges
New Delhi , Apr 25 : Aiming to check high cut-offs in colleges, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has scrapped the moderation policy under which grace marks are given to the students in exams for difficult questions. Read Full Story

IMI Delhi awards diplomas to 299 students at its 33rd Annual Convocation
New Delhi , Apr 24 : International Management Institute (IMI) conducted its 33rd Annual Convocation Ceremony at IMI-New Delhi campus where it awarded 299 students of the premier Business School with diplomas. Read Full Story

Now, compete your way to fashion success
New Delhi , Apr 17 : Are you looking for an internship under the leading designers or are you keen to acquire on-the-job skills from the fashion gurus themselves? Here's an opportunity to get in there. Read Full Story

Now, sketch your way to better learning
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 16 : Sketching exercises can help students learn many subjects, but they are woefully underused in classrooms, according to a recent study. Read Full Story

CBSE files FIR against publisher for '36-24-36 perfect figure' shocker
New Delhi Apr 15 : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday registered an FIR against a publisher after overwhelming complaints over a Class XII CBSE Physical Education book saying that 36-24-36 is the best figure for females. Read Full Story


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