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Universities Join Prime Minister’s India Visit To Strengthen Economic And Education Ties

Universities Join Prime Minister’s

Universities Australia Chief Executive Catriona Jackson will this week join Prime Minister Anthony Albanese on a visit to India to build on the strong economic partnership between the two countries. This follows last week’s university delegation to India, led by Education Minister Jason Clare, which saw new partnerships forged between our nations and universities. Ms. […]

Why Foreign Universities Are Reluctant to Establish Campuses in India

Foreign Universities

Nearly 800,000 youngsters join foreign universities every year in search of quality education and entrepreneurial training, resulting in a massive outflow of resources – $3 billion – to finance their education.

IISc, IIT-Delhi among 7 Indian Universities in Global Employability University Ranking: Times Higher Education

7 Indian Universities in Global Employability

A total of seven Indian institutes have featured in this year’s Global Employability University Ranking and Survey (GEURS) report, released by the Times Higher Education (THE) today. Three Indian institutions were included in the top 100 — IIT-Delhi has secured the 29th position in the ranking followed by IISc Bangalore and 58th rank and IIT […]

Foreign Educationists Cite Problems Faced by Universities in Setting up Centres in India

Foreign Educationists

While the India Didactics Association is hosting a three-day education fair, Didac India, starting Wednesday, and the Asian Summit on Education and Skills (ASES) was held in Bengaluru Tuesday, many proposals and plans of foreign universities to come to India are not seeing the light of day, said experts.| Foreign Educationists The education fair is […]

Level Playing Field: University Grants Commission Must Give Indian Universities The Same Freedoms It’s Planning To Give Foreign Universities

University Grants Commission

UGC and the education ministry are reportedly finalizing regulations for foreign universities’ India campuses. The plan is to offer “near full freedom” in determining academic course structure and curriculum,

Odisha govt Education Department Directs Universities, Colleges to Prevent Ragging

Education Department

Odisha Higher Education Department wrote to Vice-Chancellors of all State Public Universities, Principals of all Government General Degree Colleges and Teacher Education Colleges, and Principals of all Aided and Un-aided Non-Government Colleges under the Department.

NTA To Set Up Exam Centres In Over 600 Districts; Writes To Universities About Space

NTA To Set Up Exam Centres In Over 600 Districts; Writes To Universities About Space

The National Testing Agency (NTA) is planning to establish exam centres in more than 600 districts, each of which will have a minimum of 250 seats and be able to accommodate up to 20,000 candidates per shift. The NTA has written to vice-chancellors of all universities requesting space to set up exam centres for online […]

AICTE, UGC warn Students about Pursuing Online Degrees from Chinese Universities

AlCUEF Demands Implementation Of UGC Special Scheme For Non-Teaching Staff

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and the University Grants Commission (UGC) have cautioned students aspiring to study in universities in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) to “exercise due diligence in choosing where to pursue higher education” to avoid problems in employment and higher studies in the future. The notice states that […]

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 […]

Globalization of Education: Karnataka’s Higher Education Dept to Enter Into a Pact with Bavarian Universities

France Keen to Set up an Institute in Karnataka says, Minister Narayan

Karnataka’s Department of Higher Education and Bavarian Universities of Germany have decided to join hands together under National Education Policy (NEP-2020) and a schedule of proposed activities has been charted out on Thursday. In a meeting held at Vidhana Soudha between Dr C N Ashwathanarayana, Minister for Higher Education, representatives of German Consulate and Bavarian-Indian […]