Education

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 »

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 »

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 »