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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 Correspondent On Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

Planning Commission says ‘NO’ to New Universities in 12th Five Year Plan

The Planning Commission has decided not to set up any new college and university in the 12th Plan period leaving aside the exceptional circumstances. The commission has advised for consolidation rather expansion More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

IITs planning to start Technology Faculty Development Program

Indian Institute of Technology According to a report in India Today, the Union Government may ask for help from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) to address the problem of faculty shortage in technical education More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

CII calls for PPP in education

CII At the University-Industry Higher Education Summit organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), the industry body appealed to the government to consider the CII has mooted Private Public Partnership More...

By Correspondent On Sunday, November 20th, 2011

Planning Commission recommends Government to pay fees for top 10% students

According to a news report in Hindustan Times, Planning Commission under an ambitious plan to encourage meritorious students it has been recommended that Central government should pay tuition fees of the top 10% More...

By Correspondent On Friday, November 11th, 2011

Montek for foreign faculty in Indian Universities

Montek Singh Ahluwalia Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, planning commission has supported changing laws to allow universities to hire foreign faculty. Addressing the FICCI Higher Education Summit he said, More...