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UGC Prepares Draft Guidelines for 'Research Internship' in Line With NEP

UGC Prepares Draft Guidelines for ‘Research Internship’ in Line With NEP

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has prepared draft guidelines for ‘Research Internship’ with faculty and researchers at higher education and research institutions along the lines of new education policy. The Commission has noted that research internships would be of two types — a) internship to enhance the employability of an individual student, and b) internship […]

IIT Madras To Develop Technologies For Manufacturing In Outer Space, Address Gaps

IIT Madras Organises Industry Conclave To Showcase Research, Innovation

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras has organized Industry Conclave 2022 to showcase research and innovations of the institute to the government, industry, and corporate firms. The institute held the conclave on April 16-17. As per an IIT Madras statement, a virtual space dedicated to exhibiting the research projects, start-ups, and projects from the […]

UGC Releases Guidelines to Offer Twinning, Joint Degree, and Dual Degree Programs

UGC Formulates Guidelines For Research And Development Cells Establishment At HEIs

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has formulated guidelines for the establishment of research and development cells in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). The administered by a Research Advisory Council (RAC) chaired by the vice-chancellor or principal, or their nominee, the UGC said in its guidelines. The UGC said: “The establishment of Research and Development Cell (RDC) […]

Jammu University To Be Declared Innovation And Research Hub Under NEP: Kansal

Jammu University To Be Declared Innovation And Research Hub Under NEP: Kansal

Jammu University will be declared an innovation and Research hub under the New National Education Policy (NEP). This was announced by the Principal Secretary of Higher Education, Rohit Kansal today. He was addressing the valedictory function of the week-long ‘Vigyan Sarvatra Pujyate’ festival held here at the University of Jammu. The festival coincided with National […]

DUTA holds Protest Demanding Regularisation of ad-hoc Teachers

Delhi University Reopens 4 more Libraries for Research Scholars, Faculty Members

As part of its phased reopening amid the COVID-19 outbreak, Delhi University will allow research scholars and faculty members to access four more libraries across its campuses. After allowing access to the central library last week, the varsity reopened the Central Science Library, Ratan Tata Library, South Delhi Campus Library, and Faculty of Law Library […]

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Central Government Asks Universities To Carry A Study On Covid-19 Awareness In Villages

Subsequent to looking for cooperation of universities and higher education establishments in a study on AYUSH rehearses for treatment of Covid-19, the central government has now on Covid-19 awareness in villages and best techniques received by them in battling difficulties. In a mandate given to all universities and other higher education foundations on Friday, the […]


Rs. 3.38 Crore Aid To 753 Research Students

Gujarat state government has concluded that the 753 students seeking after research in higher education will be given the help of Rs 3.38 crore. This was reported by education minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama. The help will be given to the students at a capacity composed through an online course. Chudasama said that so as to guarantee […]


PM Modi To Inaugurate Science Congress Today; 2 Nobel Laureates Among Attendees

Top scientists, including two Nobel laureates, will be among academicians, policymakers and other delegates to attend the 107th Indian Science Congress, to be unveiled today by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The five-day event will see Ada E Yonath, an expert in structural biology at the Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel, and Nobel laureate Stefan Hell […]


Importance of Research in Higher Education

What is Research? Research is a process of systematic inquiry that involves gathering of data; documentation of critical information; and analysis and understanding of that data/information, in accordance with appropriate procedures based on scientific principles.  The research assesses the validity of a hypothesis; to accumulate substantive knowledge and findings for sharing them in proper manners, […]