Govt. approves proposal to establish IIITs under PPP mode in Assam, Tripura and Manipur

The Central government has confirmed the proposition to secure new Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) in Public Private Partnership (PPP) Mode in the condition of Assam, Tripura and Manipur at Guwahati, Bodhjungnagar and Senapati respectively. According to the affirmed Schemes the Capital Cost of every IIIT is Rs. 128 crore which is More...

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By Kalpesh Banker On Monday, June 17th, 2013
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Tharoor emphasises on importance of quality teaching at all levels

Union Minister of State for Human Resource Development, Dr Shashi Tharoor has emphasized the need for quality teaching across all levels of education. He stressed on bringing accountability in teaching profession. Tharoor More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, May 29th, 2013
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Meghalaya looking to ‘dissolve’ CMJ University

Meghalaya government is looking at dissolving CMJ University for various irregularities conducted by the varsity administration.The Meghalaya based private varsity is under scanner for awarding over 430 PhD degrees More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, May 29th, 2013
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Centre plans to open 6 central universities in ‘minority’ dominated areas

Union Ministry of Minority Affairs has proposed for setting up of six central universities at places pre-dominantly inhabited by the minority population. The government is planning opn universities in Murshidabad More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, May 28th, 2013
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President expresses his concern over quality of private universities in country

The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee has called for encouragement of private sector for expanding the higher education sector in the country. While at the same time he asked private varsities to improve service More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, April 11th, 2013
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Presidency University faculties, student calls strike after TMC campus violence

Presidency College The Presidency University faculty and students have called on a strike after members of the Trinamool Congress youth wing allegedly barged into the university premises and manhandled them. As More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, April 11th, 2013
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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
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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 Monday, April 8th, 2013
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8 ‘deficient’ deemed universities get entry into A list

Eight out of 44 Deemed Universities found deficient on certain counts have made it to the A List deemed universities list after correcting their faults pointed out by the Tandon committee in 2009. A review committee More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
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Planning Commission to organise 1st ‘Hackathon’ on 12th Plan on 6-7th April 2013

Planning Commission of India The Planning Commission and the National Innovation Council (NIC) are organising the first ever Hackathon on the 12th Five Year Plan on 6th – 7th April 2013. The Hackathon is being More...