Tag archive for ‘National Innovation Council’
By Correspondent On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

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...

By Kalpesh Banker On Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

India’s first Meta-varsity to come up in Delhi by July 2012

Manmohan Singh announces Meta-varsity In a move that would enable students to get the best of Indian Higher Education, the Union government has agreed to set up a Meta-varsity or a Meta University in Delhi. In other More...

By Kalpesh Banker On Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Presidency University becomes 1st Cluster innovation centre in East

Presidency College According to a news report in the Statesman, Presidency University has been declared the first Cluster Innovation Centre (CIC) in eastern India by the Govt. of India. Cluster Innovation Centres More...

By Correspondent On Monday, January 10th, 2011

Govt. to spend $100 billion on education in 12th Five Year Plan

According to Sam Pitroda, advisor to prime minister Manmohan Singh on education and innovation, the government will increase its spending on education to $100 billion in the 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17) from the More...