quote

COMPUTE 2018 organized by ACM India Collaboration With Chitkara University

COMPUTE 2018, an International Symposium was organized by ACM India from October 12 to 14, 2018, in collaboration with Chitkara University, Punjab. The three-day conference was inaugurated by Dr. Anil. D.

quote

Harvard University Asian-American Discrimination Case Begins

Harvard University lowers its recruiting standards a bit for many students from rural regions, but not for Asian- Americans, to have diversity at its campus, the prestigious University's dean of admissio

quote

IIM Kozhikode (IIMK) placement 2018: More than 100 companies are participated in summer placement

A total of 105 companies participated in summer placements at the IIM Kozhikode (IIMK) and made offers to 421 students. Two students opted out of placements, a release said Monday.

quote

Bihar GOVT signs MoU with PHFI for MBBS Training Courses through NEET Exam

The Bihar government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), New Delhi, to carry out medical courses designed to provide expertise to MBBS degree holders. Under the MoU, the two medi

quote

Railways Minister Piyush Goyal will receive top energy policy prize by University of Pennsylvania's

Minister of Railways and Coal Piyush Goyal will receive the University of Pennsylvania's top prize in energy policy for his leadership in reforming India's power sector, spearheading efforts to fast-trac

quote

National Theatre Festival 'Rangrezz' 2018 hosted by Chitkara University

Chitkara University announced that it hosted India's largest National Theatre Festival, Rangrezz 2018. The event witnessed the participation of a large number of teams from all over the country, to perfo

quote

Social Welfare for Kashmiri Students in Aligarh Muslim University

The governor's remarks came a day after three AMU students from Kashmir were suspended and booked for sedition after they allegedly tried to hold a prayer meeting for Hizbul Mujahideen commander Manan Ba

quote

Pinjra Tod stages protest: Delhi University students are demanding to remove curfews for women

Pinjra Tod, a students' collective, staged a protest Wednesday asking all the colleges of Delhi University to have no curfews for women students. Members of the group marched through all c

quote

HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar has Announced NIT Trichy ranked in the top 1000 Institutes of the world

Director of NIT Trichy Dr. Mini Shaji Thomas has announced NIT Trichy has found a place in the top 1000 Institutes of the world as per the Times Higher Education World ranking 2019. In o

quote

Manipur University students clash with police inside campus

Students of the crisis-hit Manipur University Wednesday clashed with security forces inside the campus during which police used tear gas shells, police sources said. The students were demo

quote

Dr Ambedkar University holds first students' council polls

The first students' council polls of the Dr BR Ambedkar University were held peacefully on Wednesday, officials said. The approximate voter turnout in the three campu

quote

Colleges cannot retain original documents, have to return fees on admission withdrawal: UGC

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has warned Universities and colleges against retention of original documents of admitted students and non-refund of fees in case an admission is withdrawn within on

quote

Students' union polls to be held on Oct 17 in Haryana

The Haryana government has decided to hold students' union elections in state colleges and universities on October 17. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar directed officials concerned to en

quote

Cabinet approves establishment of two new permanent campuses of IISER

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved establishment and operationalisation of two new permanent campuses of the Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER) in Tirupati

quote

CM lays foundation stone of Odia University

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Tuesday laid foundation stone of the proposed Odia University at Sakhigopal in Puri district. The proposed regional language universit

quote

Anant National University Collaborates With AWHCT to Document Heritage Houses in Ahmedabad

Through this opportunity, students of Anant National University will develop the skills of observing traditional buildings along with gaining an understanding of the traditional construction techniques,

quote

Jamia Millia Islamia students call off hunger strike after administration accedes to demands

A group of Jamia Millia Islamia students called off their hunger strike on Monday after the administration gave them written assurance to meet their demands of appointing Turkish teachers and shifting la

quote

Presidency University Hunger Strike Enters 7th Day

Kolkata, Oct 7 (PTI) The indefinite hunger strike by a section of the Presidency University here entered seventh day on Sunday, while one of the fasting students has been hospitalised in

quote

JNU to Offer Sanskrit, Pali Courses Online

The three courses will be M.A. (Sanskrit), Certificate of Proficiency in Computational Linguistics and Certificate of Proficiency in Pali The

quote

Jamia Milia University ''Agrees'' to Appoint Turkish Teachers

The Jamia Millia Islamia University administration

quote

Sharda University Discussed Students Fight with District Administration

A Kashmiri student was beaten up after a fight broke out between groups of Indian and Afghanistan students at a Sharda University in Greater Noida on October 04, 2018.

quote

Haryana's MDU Ranked Cleanest GOVT University by HRD Ministry

Haryana's Maharashi Dayanand University has been ranked the cleanest government university by the

quote

JNU Admin Plans to Place Teachers Under Conduct of Central Services Rules

The Jawaharlal Nehru University plans to place teachers under the Conduct of Central Services Rules, which would restrict them for making public statements against the administration, a member of the academic council said Friday. The var

quote

IIT KGP to set up Academy of Leadership

IIT Kharagpur is all set to establish an 'Academy of Leadership' which intends to develop innovative programmes combining the core curricula in science and engineering disciplines with philosophy and liberal arts.

quote

TCS partners University of Tokyo for digital technology research

Global software major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Thursday said it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Institute of Industrial Science (IIS) at University of Tokyo

quote

Indian universities need to give emphasis to innovation: PM

Indian Universities and higher educational institutions need to give equal emphasis to innovation as they give to knowledge, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Saturday stressing that life would become a burden without innovations. H

quote

JNUSU calls for University Strike Today

The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union has called for a university strike on October 5 to protest against the administration for not inviting them for the academic council meeting.

quote

Protest in Jamia over non-availability of Turkish language teachers

Some students of Jamia Millia Islamia University are sitting on a protest claiming there are no teachers to teach them Turkish language. However, a spokesperson from the varsity said they

quote

NIT-Tiruchy sets up centres of dynamic excellence

NIT-Tiruchirapalli, formerly Regional Engineering College, has set up 'centres of dynamic excellence' to train students, practising professionals and industries in order to create a robu

quote

Javadekar appeals universities to replace 'British-inspired' convocation attire with Indian dresses

Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday appealed universities across the country to replace their "British-inspired" convocation attire with traditional Indian clothes as a tribute to Mahatma Gan

quote

DU meeting on Monday over regularisation of ad-hoc teachers

A high-powered Delhi University committee will be holding a meeting on Monday to discuss about the absorption of ad-hoc teachers. Prof. Hansraj Suman, a m

quote

Raise qualifying marks for pursuing medical courses abroad

The Madras High Court Friday restrained the Medical Council of India and the Centre from issuing eligibility certificate to foreign medical education aspirants if their score was less th

quote

UK universities call for ban on essay writing companies

More than 45 university chiefs on Thursday called on the UK government to ban companies that produce essays for students for a fee. The so-called "essay mills" are known to exist around

quote

British Council scholarship for Indian students: Obe

British Council, India Director, Alan Gemmell Obe Thursday said the Council would give scholarship to 500 students from India for academic exchange programme in United Kingdom universiti

quote

IIT Indore makes world university ranking debut

India has enhanced its presence in a definitive world university rankings released here on Wednesday by claiming 49 places this year, up from 42 last year. In what was described as an impressive debut entr

quote

Indian Americans donated USD 1.2 billion to 37 US universities from 2000 to 2018

Indian Americans donated USD 1.2 billion to 37 US universities between 2000 and 2018, according to an Indiaspora research of publicly available information from 68 such donations of more than USD 1 milli

quote

No quota for local students in Pondicherry University

Pondicherry University Vice Chancellor Gurmeet Singh said Tuesday there was no scope of having a separate quota for students of the Union Territory to gain admission into various disciplines available in the varsity.

quote

Five steps to financing your child’s education abroad

For most parents, sending their child abroad is a herculean financial task, with even lifelong savings not being sufficient for many. However, with proper and timely planning, you can ensure that your lack of finances do

quote

Prof Shalini Bharat appointed TISS director

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), a multi-campus public funded research university, Monday appointed Prof Shalini Bharat as its new director. Until recently, she was the acti

quote

Why Students Should Learn a Second Language

Learning a foreign language is more than just a boost to your CV or handy for travelling. It will make you smarter, more decisive and even better at English. Which is ultimately the most

quote

Manipur University VC suspended

Manipur University Vice Chancellor Prof A P Pandey has been placed under suspension till the completion of the enquiry against him, officials said here Tuesday. Pandey has been placed under suspension by

quote

United Left wins all four central panel posts in JNU Students' Union polls

A united front of four Left student groups won all four central panel posts in Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) election, by defeating the RSS-affiliated ABVP with hug

quote

DSJ students protest against 'inadequate' facilities

Scores of students of Delhi University's Delhi School Of Journalism protested here on Monday against the administration "for not providing adequate lab facilities" in the department.

quote

Odia university to be set up at Bakula Bana in Puri district

Odisha government Monday decided to establish the proposed Odia University at 'Bakula Bana' in Puri district. The decision in this regard was taken at a high-level meeting chaired by Chi

quote

No student should fail in ITIs, says Pradhan

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan Wednesday said no student enrolled in Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) should fail as it is a "de-motivation" for

quote

40 new Degree Colleges to come up in J&K

Forty new degree colleges will be opened across the state in a phased manner, the Jammu and Kashmir State Administrative Council (SAC) said Wednesday. Easy College Ed

quote

New IIMs to have permanent campus by June 2021

Indian government on Wednesday cleared a proposal for the establishment of permanent campuses of seven new Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) by June 2021, at a cost of over Rs 3,775 crore.

quote

Asian Education Group Blessed by Hon'ble Pranab Mukherjee

Hon'ble Shri Pranab Mukherjee, the 13th President of India graced an elaborate gathering at Asian Education Group (AEG) at their campus in Noida. Students from all the s

quote

400 students selected for studies in Europe under EU-funded scholarship

A total of 400 students have been selected for higher studies in Europe this year under the EU-funded scholarship and 73 of them are joining this semester itself, accord

quote

Medical college 'ragging' case: NHRC notice to HRD ministry, UP govt, college principal

The NHRC has issued notices to the HRD ministry, the Uttar Pradesh government and the principal of a leading medical college in Allahabad over reports claiming that around 100 students, including boys an

quote

Indian students win award for startup idea in Singapore

Three Indian students studying in Singapore have jointly won an award for their startup idea about automating the process of medical claims.

quote

JNU issues show-cause notices to 48 professors

The JNU administration issued show-cause notices to 48 teachers for allegedly participating in a day strike on against the policies implemented by the vice chancellor, said a varsity professor.

quote

Alliance University Ranked 7th Best Private University in India

Alliance University, a renowned private university located in Bengaluru, has been ranked No. 7 among the best private universities in India. Located on a sprawling 3

quote

Government schemes encouraging students to pursue research: Union HRD Minister

Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar rued that the country was lagging behind in innovation and said the government has launched several schemes to change the orientation of students towards rese

quote

Students' union elections in Rajasthan in two phases

"Students' union elections in all higher educational institutes of Rajasthan will be held in two phases, on August 28 and September 10", state Education Minister Kiran Maheshwari said.

quote

Ex-President Pranab Mukherjee to be guest faculty at IIM-A

Former president Pranab Mukherjee will be a distinguished guest faculty at IIM-Ahmedabad and interact with students for six days over the next three months, the institute said today.

quote

Effective teaching: The importance of case studies

Case studies are gaining more importance in today’s teaching style. There are numerous benefits of using real life scenarios to teach different concepts to the students. Teachers ca

quote

Seating position in lecture halls can affect grades

Choice of seating in the lecture hall can affect a college student's performance, a study suggests. Lectures are a staple of

quote

Foreign education scholarship for Open, OBC categories in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra government today decided to introduce a foreign education scholarship scheme for the 'open' (general) category and Other Backward Class

quote

Delhi colleges should strive to be among top 10 in world: Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said higher educational institutions in the city should strive to be among the top 10 institutes in the world and that his government would provide t

quote

Punjab Cabinet approves formation of State Higher Education Council

The Punjab Cabinet approved the formation of the state higher education council, aimed at ensuring quality education. A bill in this regard will be brought in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha, an

quote

NEET results show more students opting for non-clinical courses: Health Ministry official

NEET results over the years have shown more students are opting for non-clinical courses in medical and dental colleges, a senior official of the Ministry of Health and Family We

quote

Intel India trains 99,000 people in artificial intelligence

US chipmaker Intel has trained as many as 99,000 developers, students and professors in artificial intelligence (AI) in India since April 2017, against a target of 15,00

quote

Medical students demand annulment of bank guarantee clause

The Himachal Pradesh Medical Officers' Association (HPMOA) has urged Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur to repeal the mandatory Rs 10 lakh bank guarantee clause for students taking up medical

quote

6 Things You Must Do To Get Your First Job After College

College life ends after a certain period of time. And as soon as the students complete their education, their main purpose is to get their dream job. Here is the list of important things that a student m

quote

Should University Education be Free?

Education brings overall changes in the personality of an individual. To change the system of education, we need to have accessible education for all. Accessible, free and by giving equal opportunities f

quote

How Colleges can promote Mental Health of students?

As researchers who study mental health and mentor graduate students, we believe critical changes need to be made at universities to better support students. Some of these changes can be made by individua

quote

How to prepare for the "Big Move" When Starting College

Moving away from home can be a daunting task. As you prepare for a new life away from home, it's better to plan ahead rather than scramble to get your things together days before. After all, it's not easy deciding what's

quote

Six Things That Make College Teachers Successful

This article explains areas that instructors need to work on in order to be successful: knowledge base of teaching and learning, underprepared students, instructional management, teaching strategies, assessment, and pass

quote

Indian-origin mathematician Akshay Venkatesh gets prestigious Fields medal

Akshay Venkatesh, a renowned Indian-Australian mathematician, is one of four winners of mathematics' prestigious Fields medal, known as the Nobel prize for math.

quote

Indian-Origin professor named Harvard University's new Vice Provost

An Indian-Origin professor at Harvard Business School has been named Harvard University's new Vice Provost for advances in learning, a role that focusses on teaching and learning innovation.

quote

US to establish world class Higher Education Institutes in India

The United States has helped establish world class higher education institutes in India, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said today, while claiming this is why India is now home to 900 Am

quote

15-year-old engineer Indian-American boy, starts PhD in US

A 15 year old Indian American child prodigy has reached a milestone in his academic journey and is all set to start his doctorate after completing his graduation in biomedical engineerin

quote

JNU students can opt for multiple courses now

Starting from August, the Jawaharlal Nehru University will introduce a common time table which would enable students to determine additional courses that they can opt for besides the regular course they

quote

Students begin their innings at Delhi University North campus

Delhi University North campus was abuzz with activity as thousands of students, fresh out of school, kickstarted their college life, with the rain gods welcoming them. Delhi University's v

quote

Number of girls in IITs distressingly low: President

President Ram Nath Kovind today said girls often outscore boys in board examinations, colleges and universities, but their number is distressingly low in the IITs and it has to increase.

quote

UGC to suggest reforms in higher education institutions

The University Grants Commission has formed a committee to suggest examination reforms in institutions of higher learning, the Rajya Sabha was informed today. "The

quote

Our Favorite Science Books of 2017-18

Science is a scientific study of physical, metaphysical, chemical, statistical and natural phenomena. It is a study of facts and figures, anything that is observed and is visible is a scientific study.

quote

JNU academic council approves computer-based entrance exams for all courses

The Jawaharlal Nehru University Academic Council today approved making the entrance examinations to the varsity completely computer based, amid opposition from a section of teachers who raised apprehensi

quote

Graffiti is art of expression but can also be vandalism

Earlier this month, 20year old Abhimanyu, a BSc student and SFI leader from Maharaja College in Kochi, was stabbed to death allegedly because of graffiti by members of t

quote

Post-matric scholarship scheme for SC students

The Centre has asked all states and union territories to instruct educational institutions to extend the date of depositing the fees for Scheduled Caste students eligible under its post matric scholarshi

quote

Discussion among stakeholders key for edu system: Amartya Sen

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen today said continuous discussion among stakeholders is required to take the education system forward. "Only talks can enable us to find out merits and demeri

quote

Indefinite Fast at Jadavpur Univ as Students Demand Entrance Exam

Since three days, students of Jadavpur University are on indefinite fast, protesting the varsity's decision to scrap admission tests for undergraduate courses, even though education minister Part

quote

Umar Khalid to challenge JNU panel's recommendation

Jawaharlal Nehru University student Umar Khalid on Friday said that the students will not lie low and vowed to challenge in court the University panels recommendation upholding his rusti

quote

UGC's Planned Replcmnt shows how Delusional Higher Edu Policy become

The first University Education Commission in independent India was chaired by the scholar S Radhakrishnan, who became the first vice president and the second president of the country.

quote

IIT Kharagpur to honour 13 illustrious alumni during convocation

IIT Kharagpur will honour thirteen alumni with the Distinguished Alumnus Award during its 64th Convocation on July 20, the institute said in a statement on Tuesday. The profiles of awardee

quote

Academicians give thumbs down to Centre's move to scrap UGC

The decision to scrap the University Grants Commission by the Centre and bring in a new regulatory body in the higher education sector has not gone down well with academicians, who have questioned the mo

quote

Deakin University Partners With AIIMS and JIPMER

Shri Prakash Javadekar, Honourable Minister of Human Resource Development, Government of India today witnessed the signing of partnerships between Deakin University of Australia and the

quote

American India Foundation felicitates 27 young leaders from US, India

The American India Foundation today felicitated 27 young leaders from the United States and India on the completion of their 10 month service under William J Clinton Fellowship for Service in India.

quote

Over 26,000 takes admission in DU colleges till now

Delhi University admissions tally crossed the 25,000 mark on the last day of admissions today after the second cut off lists were released, varsity officials said. As many as 4,003 admissi

quote

Ministries join hands with IGNOU to train 14 lakh in health-care

An agreement was signed here today between three Central ministries and IGNOU to train 14 lakh candidates in the healthcare sector by 2025 through the introduction of ten short term cour

quote

Over 5,000 take admission in DU colleges after second cut-off list

Over 5,000 students today took admission in various colleges under the Delhi University, a day after the second cut-off lists were released. While the

quote

IIT KGP & TUM to set up centre on Intelligent Transportation

IIT Kharagpur and the Technical University of Munich (TUM) will set up an Indo-German Collaborative Research Centre on Intelligent Transportation Systems. The centre, to b

quote

Indian students to benefit from relaxed Canadian visa procedures

Students from India and three other countries will get faster visas to study in Canada as it has introduced major changes in visa procedures to reduce the processing time, according to C

quote

'Online skill enhancement from digital platforms is now must'

Online skill enhancement from digital platforms is an immediate need for all faculty, said Prof Saikat Mitra, Vice Chancellor, Moulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology.

quote

No second cut-off for several courses in DU colleges

Many prominent Delhi University colleges, including the LSR, SRCC and Hindu, did not announce their second cut-off for several courses today as their seats were filled post the announcement of the first

quote

US lawmakers urge education secretary to probe Chinese spying at American universities

Top US lawmakers have urged education secretary to launch an investigation into possible attempts by Chinese state directed Huawei Technologies partnerships with more than 50 top American universities that may pose a sig

quote

GitHub’s free education bundle is now available to all schools

Software development is just not about writing code. Itâ??s also about what you do with that code testing, documenting, and proper source management. These skills are often left by the wayside in the classroom.

quote

IIT (BHU) signs MoU with Amazon Web Services Education program

The Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi signed a memorandum of understanding with Amazon Web Services Education program here today. "Amazon is joining hands with

quote

Pennsylvania State University is No. 2 institution for graduating CEOs

While prestigious private schools like MIT, Harvard and Wharton remain popular options among America future executives, Pennsylvania State University is actually the No.