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By Correspondent On Friday, June 7th, 2013
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Online registrations get poor response

NEW DELHI: Even as Delhi University witnessed unprecedented sale of forms, the online registration, despite being less expensive, received poor response on Wednesday. In fact, according to dean of students‘ welfare More...

By Correspondent On Friday, June 7th, 2013
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JLR joins hands with UK institutions in engineering research

NEW DELHI: Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover on Thrusday said it along with UK’s leading academic institutions, including Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), will invest 10 million pounds to develop More...

By Kalpesh Banker On Thursday, June 6th, 2013
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UGC constitutes panel to monitor DU’s four year programme rollout

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has formed an advisory panel to monitor rollout of Delhi University’s four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP) after facing opposition from a section of  academicians. However More...

By Kalpesh Banker On Thursday, June 6th, 2013
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Panjab varsity spends 12.31 lakh on VC house; 3.41 lakh on ‘modular’ kitchen

Panjab University (PU) which is facing huge fund crunch has spent Rs 12.31 lakh on the renovation of Vice Chancellor’s residence, out of this, Rs 3.41 lakh was spent on on modular kitchen and wooden cabinets. Prof More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, June 5th, 2013
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IGNOU offers course on tourism

NEW DELHI: The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is offering a masters programme in tourism from the 2013 session, an official said on Sunday. “The Master of Arts in Tourism Management (MTM) consists More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, June 5th, 2013
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Online counselling for PG seats in government medical colleges from June 4

NEW DELHI: Counselling for admission to post-graduate courses in government medical colleges would now be held online, officials said on Sunday. The directorate general of health services under the health ministry More...

By Correspondent On Monday, June 3rd, 2013
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Gujarat University may increase seat capacity in Commerce colleges

AHMEDABAD: With over 70,000 more students appearing for the HSC general stream examination, Gujarat University has indicated that if required, the number of students per class in the first year Bachelor of Commerce More...

By Correspondent On Monday, June 3rd, 2013
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Need to improve quality of higher education: President

Latur (Maharashtra): Stating there was need to improve the quality of higher education in India, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday expressed concern over Indian universities not figuring among the top institutions More...

By Kalpesh Banker On Saturday, June 1st, 2013
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Delhi HC quashes AICTE’s notices to IIPM

The Delhi High Court has quashed show-cause notices issued to the Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM) by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) for running MBA and BBA courses without More...

By Kalpesh Banker On Saturday, June 1st, 2013
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Bihar to start 15 community colleges from July

Bihar Government has planned to open 15 community colleges across the state from the upcoming academic session in July. 90 per cent of the cost will be borne by the centre while 10 per cent state government will More...