Education

Aadhaar Card made mandatory for MHCET counselling

Candidates who are planning to appear for Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MHCET) 2017 will have to carry their aadhaar cards with them at the time of counselling. MHCET, which is a state level examination conducted by DTE for admissions to first year degree courses of Health Sciences and Technical Education. MHCET 2017 counselling RELATED STORIES Typing mistake in MSBSHE circular ... Read More »

Typing mistake in MSBSHE circular brings severe embarrassment

While the incident has gone viral on social media, the board was severed with a sharp comment from the stake holders. SSC board exam RELATED STORIES RTE Act not helping in admission process: Madhya Pradesh Most graduates are unemployable: Prez Pranab Mukherjee asks to focus on skill building Kiran Bedi inaugurates Karaikal’s JIPMER medical campus Haryana government plans ‘free Wi-Fi’ ... Read More »

First year electrical engineering paper leak: Pune University

The vice-chancellor, while asking to pause paper evaluation till police reports were received, also asked to ensure more careful and stricter security on question papers. Pune University. Image source: blogete RELATED STORIES Haryana government plans ‘free Wi-Fi’ for college campuses: Education minister Classical music enhances concentration power: study says IIM directors think to strengthen brand IIM ‘Signal schools’ to be ... Read More »

‘Signal schools’ to be launched by the Maharashtra government: Underprivileged street kids to get education

In order to provide proper education to the underprivileged street children, the Maharashtra government has planned to launch ‘signal schools’. There are plans to form a committee also which will suggest measures to tackle the issue. Representative Image RELATED STORIES Microsoft Research India’s researchers named ACM fellows IIMs to provide FPM to groom faculty from the reserved category Modi government ... Read More »

Indian-American IT entrepreneur to fund Indian journalist

A candidate who has three years of professional experience as a journalist and employed as a journalist by an independent news media organisation in India can apply for the fellowship Journalist Fellowship RELATED STORIES Kerala government offers 70 acres land to set up IIT Palakkad free of cost Microsoft Research India’s researchers named ACM fellows Modi government to boost higher ... Read More »

He or She: Oxford tells students to use gender neutral ‘Ze’

Last month, Oxford University set a benchmark by issuing this directive to make sure transgender students were not offended. Oxford University tells its students to use gender neutral “Ze” instead of “he” or she” RELATED STORIES National Education Policy: Government to announce committee in 10 days, says Javadekar #DemonetisationEffect: CBSE schools to go cashless from January UP Board Exams 2017: ... Read More »

Odisha: Life and works of Biju Patnaik to be part of school syllabus

State school and mass education minister Debi Prasad Mishra said the government has planned to include the former chief minister’s biography in the high school syllabus as part of the state’s tribute to the legendary leader on his birth centenary In picture, Former Chief Minister of Odisha Biju Patnaik RELATED STORIES National Education Policy: Government to announce committee in 10 ... Read More »

Need to give stress on character building education: West Bengal Governor

“If Bharat has to revive its former glory and become one of the first ranking nations, the way ahead is only through such an educational system which will train students to understand that the end of education is character,” says West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi. In picture, West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi (Image source: India TV) RELATED STORIES ... Read More »

NCTE recruitment bill for teachers passed: West Bengal

Under the new norms, eligibility for applying for classes six to eight is graduation with 50 per cent marks, for classes nine to ten, it is graduation/PG with 50 per cent marks, and for classes 11 and 12, it is PG with 50 per cent marks. recruitment RELATED STORIES US is most preferred destination for Indian students Aadhaar-enabled biometric attendance ... Read More »

Need to give stress on character building education: West Bengal Governor

“If Bharat has to revive its former glory and become one of the first ranking nations, the way ahead is only through such an educational system which will train students to understand that the end of education is character,” says West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi. In picture, West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi (Image source: India TV) RELATED STORIES ... Read More »