Mohammad Muzammil appointed new VC of Agra University; Jauhar resigns

Prof Mohammad Muzammil, Vice Chancellor (VC) of M J P Rohilkhand University will be the new VC of Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar University (formerly Agra University). He has been directed by the Uttar Pradesh Governor, B L Joshi in his capacity as the Chancellor to take additional charge of Agra University. Prof D N Jauhar, former Vice Chancellor of the university, More...

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By Correspondent On Monday, May 20th, 2013

Irregularities in appointment of asst. Profs, Profs at Maritime University: CVO

The vigilance probe has found serious irregularities in appointment of faculties at the central institution, which functions under the Union Shipping Ministry. Earlier, Union Shipping Secretary, P K Sinha during More...

By Correspondent On Monday, May 20th, 2013

Non teaching staff gheraod VCs of five varsities in Jharkhand

Non-teaching staffs of all the five universities of Jharkhand gheraoed their respective varsity Vice-Chancellors demanding implementation of fifth and sixth pay commission and increasing the retirement age from More...

By Correspondent On Friday, May 17th, 2013

Bangalore University to withdraw affiliation of 36 erring B.Ed colleges

The Bangalore University (BU) Academic Council has unanimously resolved “not to affiliate” 36 erring B.Ed colleges from the next academic year. The council rejected reports of A S Seetharam, consultant, Sarva More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, May 16th, 2013

President calls universities to change the way education is being imparted

We have the capability to take at least a few of our academic institutions into the global top league. But for that, we have to change the way education is imparted in our higher educational institutions, said President More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

Engineering departments of IITs among top 50 globally: QS World Ranking 2013

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) has come up with its World University Rankings for the year 2012-13. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi has been ranked 212th with a score of 47.83, while, IIT Bombay is at the More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, April 11th, 2013

No Indian University among top 25 Asian Universities, 3 IITs in top 100

THE Asia University Rankings None of the institutions from India has been able to get into the list of top 25 universities among the inaugural ‘Asian top 100 university rankings’ unveiled by Times Higher Education More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

AICTE received 4 applications from corporates to start Engineering Colleges : Dr Mantha

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has decided to allow big private corporate groups to start engineering degree colleges from the academic year, 2013-14. AICTE has so far received applications More...

By Correspondent On Saturday, March 16th, 2013

Government is not doing enough to promote Higher Education : VIT Chancellor

“We should open more institutions so higher education is not restricted to the upper class or the wealthy. Governments are not doing enough to increase opportunities for students from the middle and lower class More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, December 27th, 2012

MHRD: 16 Central Univs, 7 IIMs, 8 IITs and 10 NITs established by 2012

According to the year end review report by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), 16 Central Universities, seven new Indian Institute of Management (IIMs), eight new Indian Institute of Technology (IITs) More...