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Manish Sisodia: Government to Recommend School Reopening in DDMA Meeting

Manish Sisodia: Government to Recommend School Reopening in DDMA Meeting

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Sisodia said on Wednesday that the state government will recommend the reopening of schools in Delhi during the DDMA meeting because school reopening has become necessary to prevent further damage to the social and emotional well-being of children. DDMA Meeting to be Held on Thursday The deputy chief minister asserted that […]

IIM Sambalpur Organizes Its Maiden ‘Women Leadership Programme’

IIM Sambalpur Organizes Its Maiden ‘Women Leadership Programme’

IIM Sambalpur organized two days of specially designed Women Leadership Programme on campus under its Management Development Programme (MDP) to 30 Women Officers of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited. With the changing dynamics carved in by new realities in India and across the world, especially post COVID, it has become extremely crucial for businesses and non-business entities […]

Kick-off Development Plans for India Region with Sommet Education

Kick-off Development Plans for India Region with Sommet Education

Sommet Education, which owns renowned institutes including Les Roches, École Ducasse and Glion Institute of Higher Education, recently entered into a strategic partnership with the Indian School of Hospitality (ISH), founded by hospitality veteran Dilip Puri. The partners said they aim to offer a global standard of education to a larger number of hospitality and […]

Over 55% Drop in Number of Students Going Abroad for Higher Education: Minister of Education

Over 55% Drop in Number of Students Going Abroad for Higher Education: Minister of Education

The number of students going abroad for higher education has dropped by over 55 % between 2019 and 2020, Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday. Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan was replying to a written question in the Rajya Sabha. “While 5,88,931 students went abroad for higher education in 2019, only 2,61,406 students had gone […]

IIT and AIIMS Jodhpur Develop 'Talking Gloves' for the Differently-Abled

IIT and AIIMS Jodhpur Develop ‘Talking Gloves’ for the Differently-Abled

Innovators from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Jodhpur and All India Institute Of Medical Science (AIIMS) Jodhpur have developed low-cost ‘talking gloves’ as a joint initiative. The gloves have been developed for people with speech disabilities. The gloves use the principles of Artificial Intelligence(AI) and Machine Learning(MI) to automatically generate speech that will be […]

UGC Scholarships 2021: Last Date Today to Register for Various Schemes

Hyderabad: UGC Prods State Varsities on Faculty Recruitment

The uncertainty over the finalization of reservation roasters for recruitment of faculty in State universities and their affiliated colleges continues. Speaking to Hans India, sources in the Telangana State Council for Higher Education said, Earlier, the Osmania, Kakatiya and few other universities have sent the reservation roasters for faculty recruitment to the concerned departments. It […]

India’s top Educational Institutions rise in Employability Ranking

India’s top Educational Institutions rise in Employability Ranking

The world’s perception of the employability of graduates from some of India’s top educational institutions has improved amid the harrowing Covid-era employment scene in the country. Seven Indian institutions figure among the top 250 ranked globally by the London-based agency Times Higher Education (THE), which looked at the employability perception among 10,928 international recruiters from […]

DU’s Academic Council Meeting on Feb 9 to Discuss Implementation of NEP in UG Curriculum

Delhi University New Session for Undergraduate Students Begins

Delhi University Undergraduate batch will commence from today, i.e. November 22. As per the DU academic calendar 2021-22, the first semester exams for UG students will be conducted from March 21 to April 4 next year. Delhi University Undergraduate calendarStudents will be given a preparatory break from March 11 to March 20, 2022. Classes for […]

NEP will help Increase Employability Level of Candidates: Karnataka Higher Education Minister

NEP will help Increase Employability Level of Candidates: Karnataka Higher Education Minister

Dr. C N Ashwath Narayan, the Karnataka minister for higher education said that the effective implementation of the National Education Policy (NEP-2020) will help increase the employability levels of candidates, which is currently at around just 20 percent. The minister made the comments while addressing Karnataka’s first National Education Policy conclave on the theme “Strategising […]

NITI Aayog Should Drive Competitive Federalism in the Reservation Policy

NITI Aayog Should Drive Competitive Federalism in the Reservation Policy

The NITI Aayog can play a crucial role in understanding the impact of reservations at a caste level and identify the most vulnerable castes through a metric-driven process Since 2014, empowering states and encouraging competitive federalism has been one of the policy hallmarks of the Union government. The NITI Aayog has periodically compared the states […]