Education

Russia to promote marine education and technology in India

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between Andhra Pradesh and Russia’s State Marine Technical University to promote marine education and technology. The agreement was signed at the port city of St. Petersburg on the first day of Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu’s visit to Russia on Wednesday. The university works in close connection with United Shipbuilding Corporation and ... Read More »

IIT Madras double suicide cases: Professor’s wife and female scholar found hanging

In quite a shocking incident, two women including a professor’s wife and a research scholar at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras had committed suicide. The former Vijayalakshmi was a 47-year-old woman and wife of physics assistant professor Ganeshan. She was found hanging inside her quarters around 3 pm. On the other hand, just after an hour or so, ... Read More »

NEET Phase (II) 2016: Important points to remember

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be conducting the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) Phase 2 for admissions to under graduate medical courses across the country. The examination is for 720 marks and has 180 objective type multiple choice questions to be attempted within three hours. It is based on three subjects – Biology (90 questions), Physics and Chemistry ... Read More »

IIT-Bombay students to wear khadi robes for convocation: Is government saffronising education?

IIT Bombay has chosen uttarias or khadi angavastrams, for its convocation ceremony of the passing out batch. The Indian Institute of Technology has placed an order for 3,500 convocation robes made of khadi cotton, inculcating the feeling of nationalism in the students. The students will drape the piece of cloth over their clothes to mark the occasion What is khadi?   ... Read More »

Delhi University releases cut offs for entrances, admission in technical and social sciences course

Cluster Innovation Centre for University of Delhi has announced the qualifying marks of entrance exams for admission in B Tech (IT and Mathematical Innovation) and BA Honors (Humanities and Social Science). As per the official notification released: Qualifying marks is defined as the minimum marks that a candidate needs to score to be eligible to secure admission in various courses. ... Read More »

UPSESSB Recruitment 2016: Apply for over 1300 Lecturer posts

The Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Board (UPSESSB) has released an official notification inviting all the interested, eligible candidates to apply for various Lecturer posts. UPSESSB Recruitment 2016 Looking for a job in UPSC? Apply for 410 NDA, Naval Academy Exam posts The Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Board (UPSESSB) has released an official notification inviting all the interested, eligible ... Read More »

Jharkhand Board (JAC) class 12 (Arts) result declared at www.jac.nic.in

Jharkhand board has declared the class 12 results for the arts stream, today, on June 9. JAC Class 12 (Arts) Results 2016 RELATED STORIES Rajasthan RPSC RAS Mains 2013: Results expected next week at rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in University of Calcutta Admissions 2016: Know how to apply IIST Admissions 2016: Apply now for engineering programmes IIAD New Delhi admissions 2016: Apply for Design ... Read More »

DPS Ranchi enters into collaboration with US consulate in Kolkata

Delhi Public School (DPS), Ranchi, entered into a collaboration with the US consulate in Kolkata on Friday for development programmes in different fields. The school management agreed to work on a 10-fold agreement with US consulate general to gain educational and cultural exchange. In picture, DPS (Ranchi) RELATED STORIES Prakash Javadekar: Improving night schools, Zilla Parishad schools at top priority ... Read More »

Karnataka PGCET 2016 results to be declared on July 12: Check procedure here

.Karnataka Education Authority is likely to announce the results for PGCET 2016 on July 12. The Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (PGCET) was conducted by the Karnataka Authority on July 2 and July 3 for admission in various PG courses such as MBA, MCA and M Tech. The official answer key for PGCET was released on July 6. Now that ... Read More »

‘Teachers should be answerable and accountable’ says Prakash Javadekar

+ With Prime Minster taking the decision of shifting Smriti Irani to Textile Ministry under the recent cabinet reshuffle, the new Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar, recently at a college event, said that “accountability” will be introduced for the teachers in the education system. (READ: Students should rebel, need to challenge status quo to innovate: Prakash Javadekar) ... Read More »