Birmingham/New Delhi, Apr 29 : A delegation representing 13 institutions from India has visited Birmingham City University this week to learn more about how UK universities operate, and with the hope of exploring potential partnerships in the future.
New Delhi, April 29 : Delhi University on Friday decided to stop the sale or distribution of the Hindi edition of 'India's Struggle for Independence (1757-1858)' authored by historian Bipin Chandra in 1988.
Gandhinagar, April 29 : Ten percent reservation in government jobs and educational institutions will be given to the economically backward classes (EBCs) in Gujarat, the ruling BJP announced.
Kolkata, Apr 28 : Let your children turn creative and pick up various skills that will help them later in life at the summer camp being organised by Kolkata's popular lifestyle and bookstore STORY.
New Delhi, April 29 : The Supreme Court on Friday said that the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) on May 1 and July 24 for admission to under-graduate medical courses as it had earlier directed.
New Delhi, Apr.28 : The Supreme Court on Thursday paved way for the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) this year for admission into medical colleges.
New Delhi, April 28 : The Supreme Court on Thursday said students aspiring for admission to under-graduate medical courses will have to appear in the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET).
New Delhi, April 28 : The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on a PIL seeking holding of NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) for All India Pre-Medical Entrance Test (AIPMT) for admission to undergraduate courses across the country.
Kolkata, April 25 : As many as 15 students from the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur have been selected for the Google Summer of Code open-source coding programme, the institute said on Monday.
Bangalore, 22 Apr : MIDAS - a Telugu minority institution, affiliated to Anna University, Chennai and approved by Council of Architecture (COA), New Delhi opens admissions for Bachelor degree in Architecture (B.Arch) 2016 batch.
Bangalore, Apr 22 : Sikkim Manipal University, Directorate of Distance Education (SMU-DE), is inviting applications for its Postgraduate and Undergraduate Programs - MBA, MCA, BBA, BCA, M.Sc. (IT) and B.Sc. (IT).
Lucknow, April 21 : Prohibitory orders have been clamped in the state capital where UP Joint Entrance Test for BEd will be conducted at 56 centres on Friday, district officials said.
New Delhi, April 20 : A total of 332 medical colleges in India have not published any research papers during 2005-14, a journal has revealed.
New Delhi/Tirupati, Apr 20 : Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) will now be able to function from a temporary campus in Tiruapati until its permanent campus is ready, it was announced on Wednesday following an approval from the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
New Delhi, April 20 : The Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, has announced the 12th edition of Open House which will be held on April 23 in its vicinity.
New Delhi, April 15 : To overcome the unemployment issue in the country, skills training needs to be brought back to the schools, union Minister for Skill Development Rajiv Pratap Rudy said here on Friday.
New Delhi, Apr 15 : President Pranab Mukherjee attended the Convocation Ceremony of the 71st Staff Course of Defence Services Staff College (DSSC) at Wellington, Tamil Nadu on Friday.
New Delhi, April 14 : The Indian Navy has collaborated with Jamia Millia Islamia to provide recognition to the in-service training that sailors get by giving them graduation degrees.
By I. Ramamohan Rao, New Delhi Apr.14 : With a new Director General in Professor K.G. Suresh, it is a good time to reset the aims and objectives of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC).
New Delhi, April 11 : Recalling its earlier order, the Supreme Court on Monday said admission to private medical colleges will be on the basis of entrance tests conducted under the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET).
New Delhi, Apr 11 : The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a review petition challenging its judgement of striking down the single common entrance test for medical courses, reports said.
Kolkata, April 9 : The Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur has been awarded by the Indian Intellectual Property Office for being the top academic institute for patents in 2016, its director said on Saturday.
New Delhi, April 8 : Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday criticised the fee hike in IITs and said that there should have been proper discussion by the academicians and students before taking the final decision.
Ranchi, April 8 : Five composite schools will be opened in Jharkhand, union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani said on Friday.
New Delhi, April 7 : Iclassonline, a leading e-learning portal with offices in North America and South Asia, has launched its India operations with an aim to help students prepare for competitive exams using cutting-edge technology.
New Delhi, April 7 : The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) have hiked the annual fees for undergraduate courses from Rs.90,000 to Rs.2 lakh, official sources said on Thursday.
New Delhi, Apr. 7 : The admission fees of the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) was today raised from Rs. 90,000 to Rs. two lakh for the next academic session.
New Delhi, Apr. 7 : Annual fee for UG courses in IITs will be hiked by more than two-fold from the next academic session, Human Resource Development Ministry on Thursday said.
New Delhi, April 6 : The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) on Wednesday said benefits of the Right to Education (RTE) Act should also be extended to children in the age group of three to six years.
New Delhi, April 4 : The Delhi government will soon send 90 school principals to Cambridge University for an education leadership training exercise, as part of its teachers training initiative.
New Delhi, April 4 : The Human Resource Development Ministry on Monday ranked IIM-Bangalore as the top management institute and IIT-Madras as the top engineering institute in India.
New Delhi, Apr 1 : President Pranab Mukherjee attended the first convocation of Swami Rama Himalayan University at Dehradun on Friday.
New Delhi, April 1 : The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) which sought uniform syllabus for schools across the country.
Bangalore, Mar 31 : Manipal ProLearn offers a certification program in Financial Modelling Using Excel, which instils an in-depth understanding of financial modelling techniques like forecasting financial statements, company valuation and analysing M and A transactions.
Bangalore, Mar 29 : Manipal ProLearn on Tuesday said it is offering a certification program in Google Analytics and Tag Manager, which teaches learners how to collect and analyse data about a website's visitors, digital marketing and more.
Kolkata, March 29 : Indian school students, participating in an international exchange programme between US' Chabot Space and Science Center and Science City in Kolkata, have designed prototypes for purifying hospital air, generating electricity from tannery waste and sucking up excess carbon dioxide from factory waste.
Shillong, March 29 : Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Tuesday announced the setting up of a separate department in the North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) here to study the history, culture and philosophy of tribes of the northeastern states.
Agartala, March 29 : Following the governor's assent to a bill to set up a new university in Tripura, the institution will start functioning in August, a minister said here on Tuesday.
New Delhi, March 29 : Echoing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to bridge the "digital divide" in the country, a young Indian-American student has begun on her journey to empower rural youth in learning computer programming technology in a small yet picturesque town in Himachal Pradesh.
Ahmedabad, March 23 : The Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A), the country's premier business school, on Wednesday announced a fee hike of Rs.1 lakh for its two-year Post Graduate Programme effective from the 2016-18 batch.
Mumbai (Maharashtra), Mar. 23 : Dassault Systemes, the 3D EXPERIENCE Company on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE) to collaborate and leverage technology including Dassault Systemes 3DEXPERIENCE Platform and Digital Manufacturing suite to achieve higher levels of academic excellence.
New Delhi, March 21 : India has embarked on the path of educational diplomacy in order to provide foreign students who come here "affordable excellence", union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani said on Monday.
New Delhi, March 21 : The Right to Education Act was a "remarkable achievement" despite its shortcomings, Vice President Hamid Ansari said on Monday, even as he lamented that government financing for education was insufficient.
New Delhi, March 18 : The Sarojini Damodaran Foundation (SDF), headed by one of Infosys founders S.D Shibulal, on Friday launched its Vidya Rakshak scholarship in partnership with the ministry of home affairs.
New Delhi, March 16 : Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday wrote to union HRD Minister Smriti Irani requesting her to "make an announcement to provide grace marks" to Class 12 CBSE students who are gripped with fear after a tough math exam.
Melbourne, Mar 14 : Indian scholar H. Deep Saini has been appointed as the next Vice-Chancellor of the University of Canberra.
Sonipat, March 5 : From launching start-ups to joining non-profit organisations, the graduates of Jindal Global Law School (JGLS) in Sonipat, Haryana have discovered unconventional ways of giving shape to their dreams after successfully completing what many describe as a "conventional" law course.
Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) -- a national programme for universal elementary education -- has seen Rs.1,15,625 crore (USD17.7 billion) spent on it over the last five years -- but the quality of learning has declined.
New Delhi, March 2 : The Supreme Court on Wednesday took a serious view of mushrooming of private B.Ed. colleges in the country, saying they want "everybody on the street to become Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.)".
Lucknow, March 2 : The Uttar Pradesh government will be setting up a state university and modern library in Allahabad, an official said on Wednesday.
New Delhi Feb 29 : It's an initiative targeted at addressing challenges in the pre-primary education space in Uttar Pradesh by introducing the material from TV show "Galli Galli Sim Sim" materials (print, audio, visual and digital) in three districts to address deficiencies in these areas.
New Delhi, Feb 28 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday told students appearing in the board exams to remain positive, and not to come under pressure of expectations.
Shimla, Feb 24 : Himachal Pradesh Health Minister Kaul Singh on Wednesday said the two new government medical colleges in Chamba and Nahan towns may start functioning from this academic session in July.
New Delhi, Feb 23 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said the government has invited 400 foreign academicians to teach in India.
New Delhi, Feb 22 : Online language education platform Duolingo on Monday launched in India the Duolingo app in Hindi so that the natives can learn English and other languages easily.
New Delhi, Feb 20 : With the aim to tap the imagination of young minds and utilise them for the Make in India initiative, the Jindal Global Business School (JGBS) under Jindal Global School (JGS) launched a new Bachelors of Business Administration course (BBA) at an event here on Saturday.
New Delhi, Feb 18 : NIIT, a company offering learning management and training delivery solutions to corporations, is finding steps to cater to affordable education and skilling.
New Delhi, Feb 13 : Emphasising the importance of economics in mainstream education and the social paradigms, the Jindal School of Government and Public Policy (JSGP) launched a B.A honours in economics programme here on Saturday.
New Delhi, Feb 12 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the school principals of Vidya Bharti, the educational wing of RSS, to work towards addressing the social challenges.
Kolkata, Feb 12 : As part of the UK in Kolkata Week, the British Council has announced the launch of the GREAT Britain Scholarships - India 2016 worth approximately 150 million rupees as part of the 'GREAT BRITAIN' campaign .