Tag archive for ‘NIT’
By Correspondent On Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

IIMs,NITs & IITs might introduce campuses in UAE

Indian Institute of Management (IIM), National Institute of Technology (NIT) and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) might open campuses in UAE. Addressing a gathering, Union Minister of Human Resource Development More...

By Correspondent On Friday, August 3rd, 2012

MHRD: Huge faculty Crunch in the Education Sector

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has highlighted the gross faculty crunch in the higher education. The presentation presented for the same focused on the faculty crunch at Central Universities, IITs, More...

By Correspondent On Saturday, July 28th, 2012

NIT, Jamshedpur Professor on Indefinite Fast for salary due

In a serious incident at NIT-Jamshedpur, one of the faculty members naming Prof Chandrasekhar Chaudhary ¬†from metallurgical department has gone on indefinite fast protesting against delay in the release of his More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Single entrance test for centrally funded technical institutions, IITs & NITs from 2013: Kapil Sibal

Students who wish to pursue their career into engineering stream would be required to share one platform. The admissions to all centrally funded technical institutes (CFTIs) in the India, including the IITs and More...

By Correspondent On Monday, November 28th, 2011

IIITs too approve single national-level entrance test

IIIT, Allhabad Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) have given its approval to the proposed single national-level entrance test for admission to undergraduate programme for science and engineering. At More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

One Lakh students to appear for AIEEE entrance online

AIEEE 2012 Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) which conducts the All India Engineering/Architecture Entrance Examination (AIEEE) exam has introduced an Online option for taking the exam. CBSE expects around More...

By Correspondent On Sunday, October 2nd, 2011

26 student suicides in 3 years at premier institutes

Between 2008 and 2011, IITs, IIMs and National Institutes of Technology (NITs) together reported 26 student suicides; 16 of these at IITs alone and seven at NITs. This Friday, IIT Kanpur saw the fifth suicide in More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, August 10th, 2011

Indian Higher Education facing 300000 faculty shortage

Faculty Shortage According to a report presented to the Union government by the University Grants Commission (UGC), India currently has only half of the required strength needs about 300,000 more professors , revealing More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, April 21st, 2011

No state quota in 20 new IIITs

The upcoming 20 new Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) will not have state quota. The decision was taken by a human resource development ministry-appointed committee which has rejected a key demand More...