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36% of sanctioned posts of faculty members are vacant in IIT's

As much as 36 percent of sanctioned posts of faculty members are vacant across eight prominent Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), a reply under the Right to Information has revealed. The IITs of Mumbai (IIT ..

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US consulate launched scholarship for underprivileged students

The US Consulate on Sunday launched a scholarship programme here for a select group of underprivileged students to hone up their English language skills. The 'English Access Micro Scholarship' will be given to 2..

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Presidency University: 50 students have got rooms in the Hindu Hostel

Over 50 boarders of Presidency University on Wednesday became the first batch to be allocated rooms in the Hindu Hostel, the over 130-year-old accommodation that was under renovation for three years. A u..

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Statue of Swami Vivekananda will be established in JNU

The Jawaharlal Nehru University will soon have a statue of Swami Vivekanand, which has led the students' union and teachers' association to wonder where the funds are coming from, sources said. The Execu..

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500 foreign universities are eligible for direct recruitment: UGC

Doctoral degree holders from the top 500 foreign universities are now eligible for direct recruitment as an assistant professor in Indian Universities, according to the UGC. As per th..

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Designing a Teacher Wardrobe on a Budget

Designing a teacher wardrobe on a budget - a teacher budget? Don't be surprised. It can be done. You have a teaching job - and a teacher's paycheck. Can you dress professionally? Yes...

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Can Yoga Help Prevent Teacher Burnout?

Yoga is the latest new thing for teachers. Bringing wellness to classrooms will not only reduce stress and anxiety, but also boost performance and satisfaction for all - students, teachers, parents, and the community in ..

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Delhi Govt released Admission Notification for Nursery students

The nursery admission process for approximately 1,600 private schools in the national capital will begin from December 15 with the government imposing an upper age limit from this year. Delhi government'..

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British Indian businessman helps fund Bristol University's new campus

One of Britain's leading Indian-origin businessmen, who features regularly on the country's annual rich list, has contributed one million pounds to the University of Bristol for a new campus it is building. Bhikhu Patel,..

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Samsung to set up 'Smart Class' at 14 govt colleges in Andhra Pradesh

Korean electronics company Samsung Monday entered into a pact with the Andhra Pradesh government to set up 'Samsung Smart Class' in 14 government colleges that offer Bachelors of Education (B Ed) and diploma in ..

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Educational fee regulation Act amended in Maharashtra

The state Legislative Assembly Monday passed an amendment to the Maharashtra Educational Institutions (Regulation of Fee) Act 2011, allowing parents to pay fees on monthly, bi-monthly or quarterly basis ..

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Handling an Attention - Seeking Child (Do's & Don'ts)

Among all students in your classroom, there's one single child who's repeatedly calling you. Come up to you so many times for no good reason. Cry a lot, fight a lot, constantly staring at you or many other similar habits..

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7 Ways to Help Failing Students

For students, teachers are placed in a situation from where they can be seen only like a test taker or grade maker through our education system. All teachers need is to live up beyond this scenario. Teachers get equally ..

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Govt announces holiday for educational Institutions in Bhubaneswar

The Odisha government has declared holiday for schools and educational institutions on Tuesday for the inaugural event of the Mens Hockey World Cup 2018. A communication from the Chief Ministers Office s..

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Mukesh, Nita Ambani-led Reliance Foundation, CENTA partner for 'Reliance Foundation Teacher Awards'

Reliance Foundation has signed a multiyear collaboration agreement with Centre for Teacher Accreditation (CENTA), an India-based private teacher certification enterprise that is taking rapid strides within and beyond Ind..

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PGT teachers in schools would now be called lecturers: HP CM

Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jai Ram Thakur Friday said that postgraduate teachers (PGT) in schools would now be called lecturers and posts of vice principal would be created in government senior seco..

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Tripura govt introduced CBSE syllabus and NCERT Books for next session

The Tripura government will introduce NCERT textbooks and CBSE syllabus from the next academic session in place of the present curriculum prescribed by the State Council of Educational Research and Training, the assembly..

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Teach your Students How to Stripe away Negative Body Image

Body shaming is an issue, which can create depression in students. Ultimetly it will reflect on their behviour, overall growth & future. Today at Beyond Teaching, we're sharing some valuable inputs for teachers. So that,..

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5 Effective ideas to make teaching methods better for students

The greatest test for any primary or preschool school teacher is catching every student's consideration and passing on thoughts viably enough to make an enduring impression. As a teacher, to handle this test successfully..

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Things to Include in a Teaching Portfolio

Just like any other professional, teachers need growth and achievement over time. A professional portfolio is a vehicle for collecting those achievements. For many of us, it's just practicing what we preach. We encourage..

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Alliance University Bengaluru Admission 2019: UG, PG and Ph.D. Program

The entrance exams and admissions fervour has gripped the country. Among the top private universities in the country, Alliance University in Bengaluru (erstwhile Bangalore), Karnataka has also opened up its portals for a..

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Participants From SAARC Nations To Showcase Works In Students' Biennale

The Kochi Biennale Foundation (KBF) will enable 200 student-artists participate alongside the fourth edition of the sub-continent's biggest contemporary art festival beginning December 12. Under the Students' Biennale 20..

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Jammu & Kashmir govt set to launch ESDM scheme

The Department of Information Technology (DIT) will soon launch the Electronic System Design and Maintenance (ESDM) scheme in Jammu and Kashmir to train 5,000 students in the current fin..

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Skill training will be provided to specially-abled persons: HP minister

Around 2,000 specially-abled people in Himachal Pradesh will be imparted skill training to make them self-dependent, a state minister said on Tuesday. Technical Education and Employment Minister Bikram Singh..

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Jadavpur University receives first installment of Rs 100-crore central grant

Jadavpur University has received the first instalment of Rs 100-crore central grant in pursuit of its excellence, under Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) a scheme that provides financial aid to selec..

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What to do when a student self-harms

Student self-hurting is most worrying and challenging action that managers, teachers, medical caretakers, and advising staff experience in their schools and offices. As educators, we manage a wide range of circumstances ..

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Teachers Deserve to Dress Comfortably

As a teacher, it very well may be dubious selecting a dress that influences you to seem proficient and receptive to your students. Although many schools have a clothing standard for students, they don't as a rule have a ..

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Govt to set up a National Institute of Inter-Faith Studies in Punjab

The Centre will set up a first-of-its-kind institute of Inter-Faith Studies in Punjab to promote brotherhood and diversity as part of the year-long activities to commemorate the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, Uni..

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Interim stay on order for admission to medical courses abroad

The Madras High Court Monday stayed a single judge's order barring the MCI and the Centre from issuing eligibility certificate to students who secure less than 80 per cent marks in the qualifying examination to pursue me..

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Marathas to get reservation in jobs and education institutes

The Maharashtra government has accepted the State Backward Class Commission's report and decided to give quota in jobs and educational institutes to the Maratha community, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said Sunday. Th..

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CBSE Board Exams 2019: Teacher and Toppers’ tips on how to score 90 percent and above

Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE would commence the board examinations for classes 10 and 12 from February 2019 this year. As the session is about to end. Students can score high in light of proper guidance. Today we're sharing some tips..

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Students can follow these 5 Simple tricks to Keep Mind Sharp

The significance of keeping your mind sharp can't be exaggerated. We're all piece of an incredible scholarly and data economy, which flourishes with thoughts, imagination and knowledge. Keeping your mind sharp is certain..

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A new online application for IIT-JEE aspirants to score high

With the entrance examination for prestigious IITs set to go completely online, leading digital learning solutions provider Extramarks Education said on Sunday it has launched a new testing app for IIT aspirants. ..

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Delhi govt implements decision to allow students' passes for AC buses

A good news for students in Delhi, the government has started implementing its decision to allow concessional passes for them in air-conditioned public transport buses.The passes that cost Rs 100 per month were so far al..

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Himachal CM announces scholarships to topper students of orphanages

The Himachal Pradesh government will provide a one time scholarship of Rs 10,000 each to 20 toppers of class 8 to 12 living in orphanages in the state, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said Friday. The scholarships will be ..

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Changes are required in education sector: Chief Minister Manish Sisodia

A political will is necessary to bring about a revolution in the education sector in the country, Delhi deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said Friday. Sisodia was speaking at an event organised by the Association of P..

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Top 5 Classroom challenges, according to teachers

Many Teachers wish their programs completed a superior employment of setting them up for these genuine classroom issues. Regardless of whether you're simply beginning or have instructed for quite a long time, educators wherever on the planet are l..

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Best Teaching Strategies for Students to Score More

Teachers set up elevated expectations, framed in profound minding and persistence. Being a warm and dependable piece of your students' lives says much more to them about how grown-ups should act and treat each other...

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Uttar Pradesh district picks unique way for primary education

The Bahraich district administration in Uttar Pradesh has embarked on a campaign to give a new dimension to imparting primary education, roping in people across different fields to interact with the children for almost o..

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HC orders appointment of counsellors in all West Bengal schools

The Calcutta High Court Friday directed authorities to appoint counsellors in about one lakh educational institutions in West Bengal to help safeguard students against sexual abuse. Justice Nadira Patherya ordered that c..

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6 Setting Priorities as a New Teacher for teaching students

Teachers need to adjust the long-haul objectives of the classroom, the prompt instructive requirements of the students and the huge volume of printed material that accompanies each task. Between composing exercise design..

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Greater participation of women in science and technology

President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday underscored the need for greater participation of women in the fields of science and technology. Addressing the eighth convocation ceremony of National Insti..

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A Teacher sends Wedding invitation with girl's education messages

Instead of choosing ornate invitation cards, a teacher here has sent out invites for his wedding reception with messages and logo of 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign to spread awareness on the issue of educat..

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5 Health Hazards of Being A Teacher

Every Teacher is inspiration for their students. According to every second person teaching is a very easy profession. But there are lots of difficulties in the teaching profession. Teachers need to remember that the most..

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Teachers share these 8 Best Search Engines with your students

Best Search Engines for all Students Everyone is aware about the popular search engines such as Google, Yahoo, and being etc. But there are many other useful search..

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Two new programmes for grooming teachers in higher education institutes

Two new initiatives aimed at training teachers of higher educational institutes and grooming their leadership qualities were launched on Tuesday, with Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar stressing on th..

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Highest Number of Indian and Chinese students enrolled in US Universities

India and China were among the top countries that sent the highest number of students to American institutions last year even as the number of new international students enrolling at US colleges and universities declined..

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How You can Discuss Instagram Safety with Students

With 52% of teens using Instagram, it's safe to say that a lot of parents are having to teach their children Instagram safety. In fact, parents as well as teachers are also having the equal concerns for their students. T..

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28 Creative Ways Teachers Are Using Cell Phones in the Classroom

Regardless of your school's cellphone policy, the reality in most schools is that students have phones in their pockets. So, why struggle with this issue? Let's face the reality and search some ways to utilize the mobile..

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Kerala Govt initiated a scheme to provide free education to Ockhi-hit kids

The Kerala government has initiated a scheme to provide free education and vocational training to the children of those fishermen who died or went missing in the 2017 Ockhi cyclonic storm. Chief Minister Pinarayi..

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Provide free education to migrant children

A project was being implemented to make children of migrant population enrol themselves in schools and also check the dropout rate among the most backward sections in Ernakulam district of Kerala, Collector of the distri..

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Uniform Mechanism needed for admissions in Universities: High Court

The Bombay High Court has said that the Maharashtra government needs to have a uniform mechanism of admission process for students in all its universities. A division bench of Justices B R Gavai and M S Karnik observed e..

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10 Excellent YouTube channels for Math Teachers

Math is a subject of fear for most of the students. Teachers always struggle with their weaker students in classroom. For better results & understanding of this subject school teachers should try engaging concepts. Here ..

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IIT Roorkee researchers develop carbon nanomaterials for simultaneous detection of cancer cells

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, have developed fluorescent carbon nanodots for simultaneous detection and destruction of cancer cells. The nanosized (10-9 metre) carbon ..

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Fourteen new Series for ICSE and CBSE

Launch commemorates two years of successful association with Navneet Education Indiannica Learning Pvt. Ltd. announced today the launch of fourteen new series of curriculum textbooks for English, Hindi, Maths, Science, C..

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Tutorials should be given to children in conflict with law at observation homes: NCPCR

Tutorials should be provided to children living in observation homes so that they can return to mainstream education, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights has recommended. Observing tha..

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India should invest more in science research: Infosys Science Foundation

India needs to invest more in scientific research as the country lags behind burgeoning economies like China in catalysing research and development, K Dinesh, President of Infosys Science Foundation (ISF)..

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Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh flays sacking of scholar Kirpal Singh from Sikh history resources project

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Sunday took strong exception to the SGPC's decision to sack noted Sikh scholar Kirpal Singh as the chairman of the Sikh History Resource Editing Project amid a controversy over the a..

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New book suggests ideas to address economic, social challenges

A new book brings together 25 industry executives, domain thought leaders and government officials to suggest ideas to address the country's economic and social challenges. Edited by NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant, "The..

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Oxford University Press, CENTA join hands for Teaching Professionals' Olympiad

Teaching Professionals' Olympiad, a national competition for teachers, will be held in December in 46 cities in India and also in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The fourth edition of the competition is organised jointly by ..

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Bengaluru student to get $400,000 prize for self, teacher, school

Sixteen-year old Samay Godika, a city school student, will receive USD 400,000 in educational prizes for himself, his teacher and his school, as he emerged winner in the fourth annual "Breakthrough Junior Challenge",..

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Indian women offered scholarships to study STEM subjects at UK universities

The British Council has opened the latest round of scholarships for 2019-20, worth 1 million pounds, for 70 Indian women wanting to pursue a Masters degree in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in th..

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Higher education still faces many challenges in India: Former President Pranab Mukherjee

Former President Pranab Mukherjee said on Thursday the spread of higher education still faces many challenges in India despite several measures taken by the central and state governments. Addressing the 29th Convocation ..

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High Court stays admission through NEET in Ayurveda, Unani colleges

The Allahabad High Court Friday stayed till November 12 admissions in Ayurveda and Unani colleges through NEET on the basis of lowered percentage marks. The Centre, in consultation with the Uttar Pradesh government, had ..

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New norms for DNB doctors to get teaching jobs at medical colleges

The newly appointed board of governors of the Medical Council of India has approved a proposal to relax norms for DNB (Diplomate of National Board) degree holders wanting to teach in hospitals like PGI, ..

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Cambridge University opens gin rivalry with Oxford University

UK's prestigious Cambridge University has opened a new area for its traditional rivalry with Oxford University by launching its own brand of gin. The world-famous universities will go head to head with their own versions..

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Diet rich in fish helps fight asthma: Study

Eating fish such as salmon, trout and sardines as part of a healthy diet can reduce asthma symptoms in children, a study has found. The clinical trial led by La Trobe University in Australia found that c..

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Writer Haruki Murakami plans archive at Japanese University

Haruki Murakami is planning an archive at his Japanese alma mater that will include drafts of his best-selling novels, his translation work and his massive collection of music, a personal passion that has been a key part..

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Need to impart values to children not just knowledge: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Friday emphasised the need to instill values in children while imparting them knowledge. Singh was addressing the closing ceremony of a sports function of Vidya ..

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Telangana Rashtra Samithi govt let down Muslims on promise of 12 pc reservation

The TRS government in Telangana has let down Muslims on its promise of 12 per cent reservation in government jobs and educational institutions, state Congress president N Uttam Kumar Reddy alleged here S..

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Online program may help prevent teenagers and young adults depression

An online intervention programme can help prevent depressive episodes among adolescents who are most at risk, a study has found. Although up to 20 per cent of adolescents experience a depressive episode each year, the me..

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Madhya Pradesh schools education worse than that in J&K: Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad Sunday said school education in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh was worse than that in his native Jammu and Kashmir. He said that NITI Aayog had ranked ..

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High Court stays Mumbai University's '60:40 assessment' plan for law students

The Bombay High Court, in an interim order passed Monday, restrained Mumbai University from implementing its new '60:40 assessment system' for law students in the current academic year. A bench of Justic..

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Need more doctors, and medical colleges: President Ram Nath Kovind

There is a need for a large number of good doctors and medical colleges for the delivery of effective health services, President Ram Nath Kovind said Monday. Addressing the first convocation of Dr Rajend..

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Water crisis at JNU: Students meet Delhi Jal Board officials

The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union said Wednesday they have met Delhi Jal Board officials to find a solution to the water crisis in the University. The JNUSU alleged that there is "complete mismanagement..

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Jamia students demand reinstatement of union elections

A section of students of Jamia Millia Islamia University has submitted a memorandum to the University's vice-chancellor demanding reinstatement of students' union and declaration of the date of elections..

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Imperative to ensure adequate faculty strength at IIMC

Underlining the need for adequate faculty strength at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Information and Broadcasting Ministry Secretary Amit Khare said the institute should see..

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AISA flays DU for 'inaction' in Ankiv Baisoya fake degree case

The Left-backed All India Students' Association protested against the alleged inaction of the Delhi University in the fake degree case against Delhi University Students' Union president Ankiv Baisoya...

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British Council, Arunachal Pradesh govt sign MoU

The British Council and the Arunachal Pradesh government Sunday inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen educational and cultural cooperation between the state and the United Kingdom. ..

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Delhi govt planning to conduct measles-rubella vaccination campaign in its schools

The Delhi government is planning to conduct a vaccination campaign in its schools in January to eliminate measles and control rubella. The measles-rubella (MR) vaccination campaign will be conducted within a period of th..

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Rajnath lauds Arya Samaj for promoting girls' education, clean environment

Home Minister Rajnath Singh Sunday praised the contributions of social reformer Swami Dayananda Saraswati to the society, saying his foundation Arya Samaj has been worki..

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Education most potent tool to ensure peace in society: Union minister

Education is the most potent tool to ensure peace in society and a country, junior HRD minister Satyapal Singh said Sunday. Speaking at 'India Ideas Conclave' here, the Minister of State for Human Resour..

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JK govt withdraws circular on Urdu version of 'Bhagwat Geeta' in schools and other Educational Institutes

The Jammu and Kashmir government has withdrawn a controversial circular that had asked the Education department to provide the Urdu version of "Bhagwat Geeta" and "Koshur Ramayana" in schools and other ..

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Global warming is challenge, saving natural resources important: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Stating that global warming and environmental degradation have posed a challenge before the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday stressed the need to conserve natural resources. Interacting..

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IIIT Hyderabad Admission Notification for PhD Programs in CSE and ECE

IIIT Hyderabad has announced the call for research applications for its PhD programs in CSE and ECE. The program is open to fresh graduates, individuals with work experience in R&D labs and industry as well as those who ..

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Antai Ranked 8th in FT Global EMBA Ranking 2018

Financial Times (FT) Global Executive MBA (EMBA) Ranking 2018 was released on October 15th. Antai at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) takes the eighth spot, and has made the top ten ..

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JNU prof critically examines progress made in promoting research on disability studies in book

Jawaharlal Nehru University professor, who was affected by polio at the age of three, has written a book critically examining the progress made in promoting teaching and research on disability studies. H..

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Government sets up Yoga Certification Board to certify professionals

In the wake of the rising number of centres offering yoga courses and yoga instructors, the government has set up a Yoga Certification Board (YCB) to develop standards and parameters to certify such prof..

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Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar launches web portals for research oriented schemes

Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar Thursday launched web portals for two schemes - IMPRESS and SPARC. With an aim to build an ecosystem of research in educational institutions. "A country achieves ..

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West Bengal Government refuses to comply with UGC directives Sardar Patel

The West Bengal government has refused to comply with the UGC directives asking higher educational institutions to observe October 31, the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel as 'Rashtriya ..

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Teachers, parents key to childrens' scientific temperament

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday exhorted teachers and parents to contribute towards building scientific temperament among children from an early age. Sonowal, inaugurating the 26th s..

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IIT Madras disappointed over not granted Institutes of Eminence (IoE) status

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras has written to Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar expressing disappointment over not figuring in the list of Institutes of Eminence (I..

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DU suggests banning Kancha Ilaiah's books from MA Political Science syllabus

The Delhi University Wednesday recommended to remove Dalit writer-activist Kancha Ilaiah's books from its political science syllabus over their "controversial content", while al..

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Congress Committee President N Uttam Kumar Reddy: Will rejuvenate the education system within 100 days of coming

Congress Wednesday said it would rejuvenate the entire education system within 100 days of coming to power in Telangana, if elected after the December 7 assembly polls, by strengthening government institutions and extend..

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Delhi University approves nine new courses

Nine new courses, including one on Disability Studies and Literary Representations, have been approved by a panel of the Delhi University on Wednesday. A Standing Com..

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European Union is organizing an Education fair in India

The European Union is organising an education fair beginning Thursday to connect European higher education institutes with Indian students. Through a series of web-based seminars, the students will get a..

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Govt approves scheme for setting up Indian Institute of Skills

The government Wednesday approved a scheme for setting up of Indian Institute of Skills (IISs) at different locations across the country in public private partnership (PPP). This was informed by Ravi Shankar Prasad, Mini..

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IIT KGP students on mission mode to reduce plastics in campus

A group of students at the IIT Kharagpur is on a mission mode to reduce usage of single-use plastic within the campus. The students, numbering around 30, are in the process of forming a students society ..

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King's College London: Genes may partly decide which university you attend

Scientists have for the first time shown that DNA plays a significant role in whether young adults choose to go to university, which University they choose to attend and how well they do. The researchers from Kin..

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Himachal Pradesh University (HPU) has organised Blood Donation Camp

Vice-chancellor of Himachal Pradesh University (HPU) Sikander Kumar said blood donation helps in eradication of caste-based discrimination in society. The member of ..