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IIM Ahmedabad Fee Hike Sparks Controversy; Institute Charges 200% Above Requirement  

Sparks Controversy; Institute Charges

Master of Business Administration (MBA) is among one the most sought-after career options in India. However, the cost of studying at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in recent years has increased manifold. In the last 15 years, IIM Ahmedabad has hiked its fees by 575% from Rs four lakh in 2007 to Rs 27 […]

Only 15% higher education courses in India have NBA accreditation, says Sahasrabudhe

Only around 15 percent of higher education courses in India have accreditation by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) although such accreditation offers worldwide recognition through Washington Accord. NBA chairman Dr. Anil Sahasrabudhe said this on Thursday while stressing on the importance of accreditation to higher education courses. Sahasrabudhe was in Mumbai as a guest […]

Indian Institutions Have A ‘Brilliant Moron’ Problem. Only Rajeev Bhargava Can Save Them

Indian Institutions

Brilliant morons. That’s what I think of many of the highly educated Indians that I come across. The financial consultant analyses the share market with amazing equanimity and perspective but spouts the worst stereotypes about women. The brilliant software engineer is sensitive to the invisible Western and White dominance but asserts that caste has ceased […]

UPGIS: Proposals Of Rs 2,57,922 Crores Received In Higher Education, Over 7 Lakh Job Creation Likely

Uttar Pradesh Global Investors’ Summit

The Global Investors’ Summit (GIS) held in Uttar Pradesh has opened doors to new possibilities in every sector and will play a pivotal role in fulfilling the Yogi government’s resolve of providing quality education and generating employment opportunities for the youth. Through the Global Investors Summit (GIS), investment proposals amounting to Rs 33.52 lakh crore […]

Jagran Lakecity University Becomes The First University In Madhya Pradesh To Integrate Coursera And Offer World-Class Programs For Students

Integrate Coursera And Offer World

Bhopal As part of Jagran Lakecity University’s ongoing efforts towards advancing higher education and bringing the best global knowledge to the students and its faculty members, the University partnered with Coursera, one of the world’s leading online learning platforms, to power its education ecosystem with world-class learning. Mr. Dulles Krishnan, Managing Director, Coursera, India & […]

Over 690 Universities, 34,000 Colleges Operating Without NAAC Accreditation, Says Education Ministry

Colleges Operating Without NAAC

At least 695 universities and over 34,000 colleges in India do not have accreditation from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The data was shared by Union Minister of State for Education Subhas Sarkar in response to a written question in Lok Sabha.“As per information received from the UGC, out of the 1,113 universities […]

IIM Jammu In Association With Deakin University Inaugurates Int’l Conference On “Reimagining Marketing With Technology” On A Grand Note

Reimagining Marketing With Technology

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Jammu inaugurated the International Conference event on “Reimagining Marketing with Technology” jointly organized with Deakin University at its transit Canal Road campus at Jammu in hybrid mode. The event was formally inaugurated by Prof. B.S. Sahay, Director, IIM Jammu in the presence of Prof. Jabir Ali, Dean Academics, IIM Jammu, […]

Government Plan To Let Foreign Universities Enter India Raises Concerns

Government Plan To Let Foreign Universities Enter India Raises Concerns

If the University Grants Commission (UGC) has its way, foreign universities may soon enter Indian shores. It has released the draft University Grants Commission (Setting up and Operation of Campuses of Foreign Higher Educational Institutions in India) Regulations, 2023, to facilitate this. Defending the rationale of the regulations the UGC Chairperson said that it was […]