Government keen to setup Aviation University : Civil Aviation minister, Ajit Singh

The Government is seriously thinking for setting up of an aviation university to address the shortage of skilled manpower in the sector, the Civil Aviation Minister, Mr Ajit Singh, said today. Speaking after inaugurating the third edition of India Aviation 2012 — the International Civil Aviation Exhibition and Conference at Begumpet Airport here, More...

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By Correspondent On Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

NSDC to promote vocational training in schools on lines of Swiss

National Skill Development Council, a not-for-profit company set up by the Ministry of Finance, is looking to give a thrust to the adoption of the Swiss model of vocational education and training in India. The education More...

By Correspondent On Friday, December 16th, 2011

Maharashtra to set-up Vocational Education Commission

Rajesh Tope Maharashtra state government to safe guard the interests of  students pursuing various vocational courses is setting up  ‘Maharashtra Vocational Education Commission (MVEC). This was announced More...

By Correspondent On Monday, December 5th, 2011
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Dalal street baron Rakesh Jhunjhunwala puts Aptech up for sale

Dalal Street baron, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala Aptech, which is one of the larger listed players in vocational education space, has been put up for sale by its promoter, billionaire investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala. The Rs More...

By Correspondent On Saturday, December 3rd, 2011

Jindals tie up with Wadhwanis and Montgomery College for vocational education

Naveen Jindal Jindal Education Initiatives (JEI), part of Steel to Power Jindal group has entered a entered into a strategic partnership with Wadhwani Foundation and Montgomery College (MC), USA to strengthen More...

By Correspondent On Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Founder of Shoppers stop retail, BS Nagesh enters vocational education

B S Nagesh has set up Trrain BS Nagesh, the pioneer of modern retail in India with Shoppers Stop has now started TRRAIN Foundation to train retail staff.  TRRAIN (Trust for Retailers and Retail Associates of India) has More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

Reliance announces entry into Education in a big way

Mukesh Ambani led Reliance enters education According to a Business Standard news report, Mukesh Ambani led  Reliance Industries is planning to enter education in a big way.  This would be in addition to entering Financial More...

By Correspondent On Friday, November 18th, 2011

Pearson appoints former cricketer Anil kumble as brand ambassador

Anil Kumble appointed Pearson Brand ambassador Pearson Education Services (PES) has appointed former Indian test cricket team captain, Anil Kumble as its brand ambassador. The legendary cricketer will endorse Pearson’s More...

By Correspondent On Friday, November 18th, 2011

Brilliant Tutorials signs up CL Educate as a platform partner

CL Educate enters tie-up with Brilliant Tutorials Brilliant Tutorials (BT), the Chennai based leading test preparation company, has signed up with CL Educate (Career Launcher) as a platform partner for the North More...

By Kalpesh Banker On Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Govt to increase focus on Vocational Education

The Human Resource Development Ministry is all set to focus on vocational education and promote it. As per the statistics, even after achieving a Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) of 30%, there would be 150 million or More...