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Scholarship and fee for Ph.D. Programme at IISER
New Delhi, July 27: Till 2016-17, each Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) had a different fee structure. The National Institutes of Technology, Science Education and Research (NITSER) Council in its meeting held on 26th May, 2017 fixed the tuition fee for Ph.D. programmes in all IISERs at Rs. 16,500 per semester. Read Full Story

CBSE All India topper felicitated by Amity International School
Noida (Uttar Pradesh) , July 27 :; One hundred thirty two students, including Raksha Gopal, the all India topper in this year's Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class XII examinations, were felicitated by Amity International School here on Thursday. Read Full Story

Information Related to Science to the Rural Children
New Delhi, July 26: Government of India has taken many steps to popularize science and provide information about science across India including rural children in the country. Read Full Story

Now find tutors using these customer friendly apps
New Delhi , July 24 : Dear parents, with the advent of technological inclusion in education, it is important to realize that human connect is an absolute necessity for a growing child's mental, emotional and psychological development. Read Full Story

Re-Evaluation Policy of CBSE
New Delhi, July 20: There have been some variations in totaling of marks during verifications of marks/scrutiny which have been communicated to the students and revised marks statement issued. Read Full Story

President Pranab Mukherjee Seeks Research Excellence for the Future of Indian Universities
NEW DELHI, July 19, 2017: 'The Future of Indian Universities: Comparative and International Perspectives', a book edited by Professor (Dr) C. Raj Kumar, Founding Vice-Chancellor, O. P. Jindal Global University (JGU) was released by Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 17th July, 2017. Read Full Story

NIIT to Deliver Next Gen Courses in Digital Transformation Within Indian Universities
New Delhi, July 18: NIIT Limited, a global leader in skills and talent development, now offers Next Gen courses in Digital Transformation to the Universities in India. Read Full Story

Final Call for Applications: International Transfer Program at Manipal University
Bangalore, July 17: Manipal University, one of India's leading private university, synonymous with excellence, invites last round of applications from aspiring engineers for its International Transfer Programme offered by International Centre for Applied Sciences (ICAS). Read Full Story

O.P. Jindal Global University to Release a Book on the Future of Indian Universities
NEW DELHI, July 15, 2017 : O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is to release a book entitled 'The Future of Indian Universities: Comparative and International Perspectives'. Read Full Story

Unified Council Announces its NSTSE- National Level Science Talent Search Examination 2018 for Class 2-12
Hyderabad, July 11: Unified Council, is now announcing the National Science Talent Search Examination-2018. The exam is to be conducted on 04th February, 2018 across the country. Read Full Story

Manipal Institute of Technology to Take Personalization in Education One Step Forward
Bangalore, July 11: Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal University, one of India's premier engineering institute announced an enhanced curriculum for the academic year 2018. As pioneers in personalizing curriculum based on interest and aptitude, the institute aims to provide students a holistic learning experience. Read Full Story

India to host first Career and College Counseling Awards
New Delhi , July 6 : IC3 Awards, India's first ever career and college counseling awards will be held at the 2017 Annual International Career and College Counseling Conference on 30 August at the JW Marriott, New Delhi. Read Full Story

University of Warwick, British School New Delhi continue their ground-breaking collaboration: Delhi Warwick Summer School 2017 concludes with massive response
New Delhi , July 4 : Delhi Warwick Summer School 2017, a special learning programme for the students successfully concluded with students from all over the country participating to make the most of this unique learning opportunity. This was the third chapter of this annual event: a collaborative effort between The British School and The University of Warwick (UK). Read Full Story

UP: 15-year-old cracks IIT-JEE exam
Firozabad (Uttar Pradesh) July 4 : A 15-year-old boy from Uttar Pradesh's Firozabad has cleared IIT-JEE (Advanced) exam and secured admission in mechanical engineering. Read Full Story

The more pics in books, the poorer is your kid's word learning
Washington D.C. [USA], Jul 1 : When it comes to picture books, having too many images can limit word learning among young readers, a recent study has found. Read Full Story

Macmillan Education introduces global diagnostic assessment programme in India
New Delhi , June 28 : Macmillan Education, one of the world's leading publishers of English Language teaching and school curriculum materials, has today launched the ICAS programme for the Indian subcontinent. Currently 14,500 schools in over 20 countries participate in ICAS and over 8.9 million students are being assessed under ICAS globally. Read Full Story

NCERT books informative but less activity oriented: Manish Sisodia
New Delhi , June 27 : Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said the National Council Of Educational Research And Training (NCERT) textbooks focus heavily on information and are less activity oriented, and thus require a lot of revision over its content. Read Full Story

How CollegeDunia's reviews are changing the face of education industry
New Delhi , June 27 : With the recent increase in student intake by almost all the colleges, an unusual trend has been observed by CollegeDunia, one of the largest college aggregator portals that colleges with better reviews on their portal are witnessing an increase in their application rates while those with poor reviews are actually facing scrutiny in terms of admission trends. Read Full Story

Maharishi University Students strike big and bring glory at data science contest
New Delhi , June 26 : Maharishi University of Information Technology, NOIDA celebrated the stellar performance of its students in the recently held Techgig Code Gladiators 2017 contest in Bangalore. Read Full Story

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 and 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 99.6pc
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 pc
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

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