Education

New UGC norms restrain educational institutes from keeping original document of students

In a bid to lessen student’s burden, the commission issued a directives to ensure no higher education institutes shall nag students for submission of their original documents such as mark sheets, school leaving certificates and other related documents during the admission process. UGC RELATED STORIES School timings changed in Noida, Ghaziabad, Lucknow due to heavy winter UP Board Exams 2017: ... Read More »

School timings changed in Noida, Ghaziabad, Lucknow due to heavy winter

District Magistrate of Lucknow, Raj Shekhar said the schools have been asked to open at 9:00 am and wind up by 2:00 pm. District Magistrate N P Singh, Gautam Buddha Nagar today ordered change of school timings for Nursery to Class VIII with effect from December 9 RELATED STORIES UP Board Exams 2017: Exam dates released, check them here Delhi: ... Read More »

CBSE adopts Digi Scoring to evaluate ORM sheets

The CBSE released a statement informing that the recruitment exam of Principals and Assistant Commissioners of KVS, held recently, will be evaluated via ‘Digi Scoring’. ORM Sheet RELATED STORIES Manish Sisodia disciplines education directors for negligence and lying Samsung R and D: Highest recruiter at NID Ahmedabad placement week Educational institutions should take global ranking process seriously: President Pranab Mukherjee ... Read More »

Manish Sisodia disciplines education directors for negligence and lying

Irked by their lies and negligence, the minister reportedly lashed out at the officials and further pointed out that the schools were neither properly cleaned nor were the computer labs ideally used the way it should have been. Manish Sisodia RELATED STORIES Samsung R and D: Highest recruiter at NID Ahmedabad placement week Educational institutions should take global ranking process ... Read More »

Mumbai University to withhold degrees if documents not submitted

According to the recent notification circulated by the enrollment, eligibility, and migration department of the university, several colleges across the city haven’t completed the enrolment process of its students from 2012 till 2015. University of Mumbai RELATED STORIES UGC issues directives to educational institutions to promote digital economy 11 points Prakash Javadekar highlighted on education at #AAJTakAgenda2016 Delhi can appoint ... Read More »

UGC issues directives to educational institutions to promote digital economy

Union Minister for HRD Prakash Javadekar, in recent times, issued a direction to educational institutions to adopt and promote cashless transactions and conduct of business. Digital economy RELATED STORIES 11 points Prakash Javadekar highlighted on education at #AAJTakAgenda2016 Delhi can appoint retired govt. teachers if required: Manish Sisodia No US jobs for IIT Bombay this placement season National Institute of ... Read More »

Amidst protests, IIT switches Veda ‘workshop’ to lectures

The Indian Institute of Technology (Bombay) organised a workshop on ‘Ancient Indian Knowledge Systems’. Amidst protests, IIT switch Veda ‘workshop’ to lectures RELATED STORIES J Jayalalithaa passes away: Schools, colleges shut down in Tamil Nadu CAT 2016: How candidates reacted post exam 17 SSA employees suspended by Arunachal Pradesh govt due to long absence 1.34 per cent of GDP spent ... Read More »

J Jayalalithaa passes away: IIT Madras postpones campus placements to December 8

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras postponed the ongoing campus placements to December 8, following the death of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. IIT Madras postpones campus placements to December 8 RELATED STORIES J Jayalalithaa passes away: Schools, colleges shut down in Tamil Nadu CAT 2016: How candidates reacted post exam 17 SSA employees suspended by Arunachal Pradesh ... Read More »

Amma’s health worsens: Several Chennai schools declare holiday

Tamil Nadu’s School Education Minister K Pandiarajan on Monday stated that the government did not send any direction to shut down educational institutions in the state. In picture, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa (File Photo) RELATED STORIES Kashmir unrest: Sign of relief for kids, schools to run on weekends Financial literacy camp to promote digital hamlet and cashless transaction: ... Read More »

Bombay HC demands explanation from the State Ministry for Minority Affairs for scholarship denial

The submission of application form was made offline owing to network difficulties the applicants faced particularly in rural areas last year. Bombay HC give four-week to the respondents RELATED STORIES Financial literacy camp to promote digital hamlet and cashless transaction: Ahmedabad Microsoft hires IIT-Kanpur student with Rs 1.5 crore package Need education for an emancipated society: Chief Justice T S ... Read More »