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Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan Writes to Tamil Nadu Govt Over The Issue of CUET

Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan Writes to Tamil Nadu Govt Over The Issue of CUET

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday replied to the Higher Education Minister of Tamil Nadu regarding the issue of the Common University Entrance Examination (CUET) and said that Common University Entrance Test (CUET) has been introduced in pursuance of the National Education Policy, 2020. In a letter to the Education Minister of Tamil Nadu, […]

IGNOU signs MoU with Skill Development Ministry to Integrate Skill Training with Higher Education

IGNOU signs MoU with Skill Development Ministry to Integrate Skill Training with Higher Education

IGNOU has signed an MoU with the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) on Tuesday to help integrate skill training with higher education. With this MoU, the trainees affiliated to National Skill Training Institutes, Industrial Training Institutes, Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendras and Jan Shikshan Sansthan’s will get a chance to join IGNOU’s 3-year degree […]

Higher Educational Institutions Will Serve As Enablers In Indian Innovation: MoS Education Ministry

Higher Educational Institutions Will Serve As Enablers In Indian Innovation: MoS Education Ministry

Our Higher Educational institutions have enormous potential to serve as enablers in the Indian innovation and start-up ecosystem said Rajkumar Ranjan Singh, Minister of State for Education while addressing E- Symposium On ‘Building Innovation Ecosystem In Educational Institutes’ organized by the Ministry of Education, DPIIT, AICTE, and Innovation Cell of the Ministry of Education. The […]

PM Modi to Inaugurate the New Building for Bengaluru’s BASE University

PM Modi to Inaugurate the New Building for Bengaluru’s BASE University

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Dr. B R Ambedkar School of Economics University (BASE), Bengaluru to inaugurate a new building on campus. The new building will be inaugurated on December 6, which happens to be Ambedkar’s death anniversary. Modi will also be addressing the Chaitya Bhumi program on the same day via video […]

UGC Asks Universities To Set Up NEP Cell, Monitor Progress Of Several Initiatives

UGC Asks Universities To Set Up NEP Cell, Monitor Progress Of Several Initiatives

In a bid to provide quality education to all and make India a global knowledge superpower through active participation of Higher Educational Institutions, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has urged Universities to work in tandem in achieving the vision of the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020. In a letter, UGC has asked the vice-chancellors of […]

First IIT in UAE to admit Indian expats, Emiratis and other international students: Indian Ambassador

IIT-Delhi Wants to set up Campus Abroad, asks for ‘Clear Directions’ from Education Ministry

Under UGC regulations, IIT-Delhi will have to submit a 5-yr and 10-yr strategic plan to set up a foreign campus, with details on infrastructure, staff recruitment, student admissions. The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Delhi is considering opening a campus outside India and has written to the education ministry seeking “clear directions” on this, […]

Maharashtra govt to Decide on Reopening Colleges by January 20

The government of Maharashtra will announce the final decision regarding the reopening of colleges in the state by January 20, as per reports Maharashtra Higher Education Minister Uday Samant has recently announced that the colleges in the state will reopen soon and the final decision regarding the same will be announced by the government by […]

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O.P. Jindal Global University Marked MoU With The Ministry of Education, Government of India

Sonipat: O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) has marked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Education, Government of India and has been conferred the status of an Institution of Eminence (IoE). This is a historic recognition for JGU as all administrative, regulatory, and procedural prerequisites under the IoE regulations have been appropriately met, […]

1 year PG degrees

Govt. Planning to Make 1 Year PG Degrees From Foreign Universities Valid In India

The government is now planning to make 1 year PG degrees from foreign universities valid in India by equating credits with the duration of the course. Prime Minister Narendra Modi conferred that the government is planning to make 1 year Post Graduation Degree from foreign universities valid in India. Presently, in India, 1-year post-graduation (PG) […]

Students’ Queries Regarding NEP

Education Minister Will Address Students’ Queries Regarding NEP 2020

On 1st October, Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will be addressing students’ queries regarding NEP 2020 through a live session on social media handle- Twitter and Facebook. On 1st October, Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will be addressing students’ queries regarding National Education Policy (NEP) 2020. A live session will be held on the Education […]