Category: Education

Do Hardwork and get Results

Do Hardwork and get Results

| February 24, 2014 | Reply

Do Hardwork and get Results

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Never leave preparation for Last Minute

Never leave preparation for Last Minute

| February 15, 2014 | Reply

Never leave preparation for Last Minute

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Tata Consultancy Service will come out with a model curriculum for Higher Education.

Tata Consultancy Service will come out with a model curriculum for Higher Education.

| February 3, 2014 | Reply

Software major TCS said on Monday it would come out with a model of curriculum to impart a change in higher education syllabus to help educational institutions bring out quality students in line with the expectations of industry. “The company has been working out the specifics of the model over the last 18 months under my guidance […]

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Indian Students will get Scholarship in UK

Indian Students will get Scholarship in UK

| February 2, 2014 | Reply

CHENNAI: The UK has launched 370 scholarships worth Rs 10 crore exclusively for Indian students. The scholarship amount is the largest ever allocated for India, and was announced on Friday as part of the ongoingGREAT Britain campaign to bolster the country’s global reputation. The scholarships will be made available to Indian students applying to 260 undergraduate and postgraduate […]

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CBSE Grading System

CBSE Grading System

| December 13, 2012 | Reply

CBSE Grading System Grading System HOW CBSE’S GRADING SYSTEM WORK All students have been awarded grades, not marks The practice of declaring Compartment/Fail has been discontinued The result of candidates is now declared in two cate¬gories: Eligible for qualifying certificate (QUAL) and Eligible for improvement of performance (EIOP) All candidates, even if they have failed […]

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Low Salaries for IIT Indore Students

Low Salaries for IIT Indore Students

| December 13, 2012 | Reply

Students on the IIT-Indore campus claim the average annual pay package for graduates in the maiden placement season has not exceeded Rs 8.38 lakh per annum so far and those taking up core engineering jobs are fetching a much lower package. The students are disappointed not only because of the high-expectations associated with the IIT brand but also […]

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76 medical colleges seek exemption from NEET

76 medical colleges seek exemption from NEET

| December 13, 2012 | Reply

 Even as all medical colleges, both government and private, are preparing to admit students in MBBS courses through a National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test ( NEET) for the academic year 2013-14, several medical colleges have moved the Supreme Court seeking exemption from it on the ground that they are minority institutions. A bench comprising Chief Justice Altamas Kabir […]

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BPL students upto class 12 to get free books in Tripura

BPL students upto class 12 to get free books in Tripura

| December 13, 2012 | Reply

AGARTALA: Students up to class twelve living below poverty line (BPL) in Tripura would get their books free of cost, Tripura chief ministerManik Sarkar said today. He said, “The BPL students studying up to class ten in Tripura were getting their books free of cost, but many of them after passing secondary examination did not continue […]

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Crack JEE to get top colleges of Chandigarh

Crack JEE to get top colleges of Chandigarh

| December 8, 2012 | Reply

Students will now have to crack the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) to get into premier engineering and architecture colleges in the city. The system will be applicable for prominent institutions in the city such asChandigarh College of Architecture ( CCA), Chandigarh College of Engineering and Technology (CCET), PEC University of Technology and University Institute of Engineering and Technology (UIET) […]

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PlastIndia Foundation to set up international university in Gujarat

PlastIndia Foundation to set up international university in Gujarat

| December 7, 2012 | Reply

The PlastIndia Foundation plans to invest around Rs 130 crore over the next five years to set up PlastIndia International University(PIU) at Vapi in Gujarat. This is to offer world class education and to develop skilled manpower for the sector. “The Gujarat government has allotted us 35 acre plot at Vapi in Gujarat. We have already invested Rs 9 crore […]

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Government approves scheme for setting up 20 IITs in public private partnership mode

Government approves scheme for setting up 20 IITs in public private partnership mode

| December 7, 2012 | Reply

NEW DELHI: Government has approved a scheme for setting up 20 IITs in PPP mode with an overall outlay of Rs 2,808.71 crore, the Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday. In a written reply, Union minister of state for HRD Shashi Tharoor said, “While land for the purpose would be made available free of cost by state governments concerned, an IIT would be […]

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IIT Coaching at your Desktop

IIT Coaching at your Desktop

| December 7, 2012 | Reply

BHUBANESWAR: Students, aspiring to crack competitive exams like IIT-JEE, All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) andAll India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT), may no longer need to cough up exorbitant fees at coaching centres and attending time-consuming classes. Now they can get online guidance and coaching from experts on each subject, appear in mock tests and […]

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Govt working on guarantee scheme for educational loans: RBI

Govt working on guarantee scheme for educational loans: RBI

| October 5, 2012 | Reply

In a bid to remove problems faced by students in obtaining education loans, government was working on a scheme under which it would extend guarantee for advances upto Rs 7.5 lakhs, Reserve Bank of Indiagovernor D.Subba Rao said on Wednesday. “There are grievances of students not getting loans or encountering problems…Understanding that there is a problem, the government […]

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Rajiv Gandhi Technical University amends Ph D entrance test rule

Rajiv Gandhi Technical University amends Ph D entrance test rule

| October 5, 2012 | Reply

 In an attempt to streamline the PhD entrance test, Rajiv Gandhi Technical University (RGTU) has made it mandatory for candidates to get the application forms forwarded by their guide. The university will hold PhD entrance test in December. When contacted, RGTU’s vice-chancellor, Prof Piyush Trivedi said the decision would help both the students and the university. “After clearing the entrance test, […]

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Mahindra aims to create pool of one million employable youth by 2022

Mahindra aims to create pool of one million employable youth by 2022

| October 5, 2012 | Reply

 Mahindra Group is setting up its fifth Mahindra Pride School (MPS) in Srinagar. According to a press statement, Anand Mahindra, chairman of Mahindra Group, announced that the aim of MPSs will be to train and create a pool of one million employable youth by 2022. Other MPSs are located in Pune, Chennai, Patna and Chandigarh graduating 600 […]

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40% weightage to class XII marks in JEE

40% weightage to class XII marks in JEE

| October 5, 2012 | Reply

For engineering aspirants, from now on how well one performs in all the five subjects in class XII boards will also matter. Scoring well in the Joint Engineering Entrance (JEE) — main will no longer suffice as merit list will be prepared based on 40% weightage in all the five subjects in class XII boards […]

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HIMSR introduces courses in healthcare

HIMSR introduces courses in healthcare

| September 25, 2012 | Reply

Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences & Research (HIMSR) of Jamia Hamdard University has set up its new medical college along with launching six new health-related courses in addition to the existing MBBS course. Apart from the medical College, HIMSR will have a dental college and an institute for hospital and healthcare management. The institute will offer courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and […]

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CBSE to introduce Chinese language from the academic session 2012-13

CBSE to introduce Chinese language from the academic session 2012-13

| September 25, 2012 | Reply

The Central Board of Secondary Education is introducing Chinese language in class VI from the academic session 2012-13. Vishakha Sharma reports In order to cater to the diverse needs of students in a globalised world and in view of China emerging as one of the major global economies and Mandarin being spoken by a large population of […]

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Four-year degree at Delhi University

Four-year degree at Delhi University

| September 25, 2012 | Reply

Students at Delhi University (DU) will be introduced to a four-year Bachelor’s degree programme in 2013. The university authorities have been working on it to frame a student-oriented degree course, likely to be implemented from next year for first-year students.The new syllabus will be project-oriented and hands-on, offering greater flexibility of choice. Says Malashri Lal, dean, academic […]

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Engg to make its debut in CSIR-NET on Dec 23

Engg to make its debut in CSIR-NET on Dec 23

| September 25, 2012 | Reply

In order to encourage research among graduates, the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has opened the gates of CSIR-UGC National Eligibility Test for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) to the engineering graduates. For this, the Council has introduced the sixth paper in engineering sciences, which will be common to all areas of engineering disciplines. BSc (Hons) graduates […]

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