The Telangana government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to improve services of its educational channel Mana TV.The MoU was inked by officials of the Department of Information Technology, Electronics..
The Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-D) on Tuesday announced its partnership with multinational electronics company Thales for a PhD fellowship programme to facilitate scientific collaboration between India and France.Through this fellowship..
A 16-year-old South African schoolgirl has won the grand prize at Google's science fair for using orange peel to develop a cheap super-absorbent material to help soil retain water.Kiara Nirghin beat students from around the world for a $50,000 (£38,000)..
To improve quality of education in schools, the Central government will conduct student learning outcome assessment in various schools every year, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said."We have a mission in our mind that is to improve the quality..
Twitter India will launch a new mentorship series on September 30, #AskTheMentor , as part of its ongoing digital campus programme which is focused on bringing #CampusLife alive life on Twitter. The mentorship series will give students a chance to interact..
In the face of the ongoing protests by the Maratha community in demand of reservation in jobs and education, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Sunday said the state government would provide employment opportunities to 5 lakh youths from the..
The students from tier-II & III cities can get benefits by taking up a distance education programme is just a touch away with the central Pondicherry University rolling out an App for direct delivery of courses such as MBA on mobile phones and laptops.Aimed..
Under the National Scheme on Entrepreneurship Development, the government of Telangana will set up various institutions for entrepreneurship development. 30 institutes of higher learning, 5 schools, 15 industrial training institutes and 2 entrepreneurship..
Nestle India has introduced special packaging for its flagship brands - Maggi, Nescafe and Kitkat, to support education for girl children.This initiative has been undertaken in collaboration with Nanhi Kali, an NGO, which is involved in imparting education..
The Delhi Government today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Thuringia, a state in Germany, to collaborate on exchange of faculty and research in higher education.The agreement was signed between Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and..
Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar asked the Directors and Chairmen of 20 Indian Institutes of Management to submit plans for expansion of their intake capacity from 10,000 to 20,000 students.Javadekar`s instruction came during..
Oxford University Press (OUP) today launched online courses in the country which will help the academia in their research activities.The Epigeum programme in India would cater to universities and colleges to transform their core activities in teaching,..
The University of Oxford has become the first UK university to top the World University Rankings in the 12-year history of the table. It knocks the five-time leader, the California Institute of Technology, into second place in the World University Rankings..
India does have ambitions to reach the level of developed nations in education, but it will take at least six generations or 126 years to scale up to the top standard , if the country continues at its present pace in one of the most vital sectors, an..
Education ministers of BRICS countries Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa will come together in New Delhi on September 30 to brainstorm on ways to cooperate in the fields of learning and pedagogy.India is going to host in Delhi, a meeting of..