The union ministry of education is planning to launch the national IP (intellectual property) initiative. The education ministry is in talks with some other ministries and has asked for suggestions over the launching of IP initiative.
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank conferred that under New Education Policy (NEP) 2020, the universities will be allowed to affiliate only 300 colleges, not more than that. This decision will provide more self-governance and transparency to colleges. He also mentioned that the affiliation system of the colleges will be phased out. The education minister made the statement while addressing a virtual session on “Education Post COVID-19”.
University Grants Commission released its new guidelines allowing the universities and colleges to conduct final year exams of students by the end of September. It asked all the states to compulsorily implement the guidelines even if they ordered the cancelation of exams earlier.
On Thursday Odisha Higher Education Minister Arun Sahoo requested MHRD Ramesh Pokhriyal not to make final year exams mandatory. Arun Sahoo wrote a letter to MHRD Nishank requesting him not to make the conducting of final year exams of UG and PG students compulsory in Odisha amid of the COVID-19 outbreak.
The Ministry of Education has already started a discussion with top-notch Indian institutions such as IITs and others to set up the campuses of these institutions abroad. The central government of India wants to open the campuses of top-notch higher educational institutions like India Institutes of Technology (IITs) and other institutions abroad. The opening of […]
Amid the growing protest against the conduct of NEET & JEE exams 2020 education ministry secretary stated that “there will be no rethink on postponing the NEET & JEE exams in September”. Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank earlier stated that the decision to conduct NEET & JEE exams was taken after several requests received […]
Under the National Education Policy 2020, the cabinet decided to rename Human Resources and Development (HRD) Ministry to the Ministry of Education. On Tuesday the cabinet’s decision to rename HRD Ministry got approval from the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind. Now the HRD Ministry is renamed as Ministry of Education.
Universities are conducting online interviews for recruiting teaching faculties against the MHRD guidelines. As per the guidelines of the Ministry of Human Resources and Development, it has advised all the universities not to conduct the online interviews for selections of teachers until proper guidelines are formulated. The universities of Kozhikode are conducting online interviews for […]
The MHRD’s move to ‘Study in India’ is focused on helping students who have returned to India because of the pandemic and the students who have now decided to stay back to pursue higher education in India. Human Resource Development ministry’s (MHRD) initiative ‘Study in India’ is focused on helping Indian as well as foreign […]
TRIFED under the Ministry of Tribal Affairs signed an MoU with IIT Delhi under the HRD Ministry’s flagship ‘Unnat Bharat Abhiyan’ (UBA). On Saturday The Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India (TRIFED) signed an MoU with the IIT Delhi under the HRD Ministry’s flagship ‘Unnat Bharat Abhiyan’ (UBA). The main focus of signing this MoU […]