BRICS nations Endorsed India’s Young Scientist’s Forum Initiative

India’s Young Scientists Forum Initiative has been endorsed by BRICS nations and BRICS STI has included it in its work plan for the period 2015 to 2018. In the meeting of Science & Technology Ministers of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) in Brazil, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, the Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth More...

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By Reporter Education Insight On Friday, March 20th, 2015
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‘Skill up India’ online education portal launched in Gujarat

In Gujarat, a free education portal ‘Skill Up India’ (SUI) has been launched, by ‘Code for India’ (CFI) based at Silicon Valley, it’s a network of Indian-origin technology professionals. CFI is the coming More...

By Reporter Education Insight On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
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IIMB plays host to 20 students from Myanmar

Over the past four years, a number of delegations from ASEAN countries have visited the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. In the exchanges held amid these visits, extension of cooperation and assistance More...

By Correspondent On Friday, March 13th, 2015
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Can India Emerge as Hub for Management Education?

It has always been a quest to seek best quality higher education. Out of numerous degrees, it is seen that MBA is the most sought after degree. However, primary concern is that of an environment that will be a hub More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, May 23rd, 2013
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PM to lay foundation stone of country’s first defence university

The Prime Minister of India, Dr Manmohan Singh will lay the foundation stone for the Indian National Defence University (INDU) tomorrow at Binola, Gurgaon. INDU would be a unique autonomous Institution of national More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013
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President calls universities to expand vocational training

“India is in the midst of a major demographic transition. Our working age population is increasing by about 12 million annually. But only seven per cent Indians of working age receive vocational training. A majority More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013
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DN Jena appointed VC of Utkal University of Culture

Prof Debendra Nath Jena has been appointed as the new Vice Chancellor of Utkal University of Culture (UUC) by Odisha Governor Dr S C Jamir in his capacity as the Chancellor. Prof Jena will hold the post for three More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, May 21st, 2013
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Allahabad Univ to disburse 6th pay commission arrears of professors

Allahabad University (AU) has decided to give salary of associate professors in accordance with the recommendations of the Sixth Pay Commission. The AU authorities are trying to ensure that all the beneficiaries More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, May 21st, 2013
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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, More...

By Correspondent On Monday, May 20th, 2013
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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...