Mytrah Energy said it has signed a MoU with Birla Institute of Technological Sciences (BITS) Pilani, Hyderabad Campus for collaborative R&D initiatives in the renewable powers sector. The partnership will focus on areas of product development, research,..
After the admission process, the mechanism for marking and tracking attendance of students at Delhi University is set to go online with the varsity planning to launch a mobile application for the purpose.The University had last year set up a seven-member..
Every year, a number of Indian students who wish to study abroad choose the US and the UK. But the political changes in the last one year in the two countries has left Indians thinking how it will impact their chances of pursuing higher education in these..
For the past one year, about 700 children from underprivileged families, mostly Dalits, in Chennai and a remote village in Bihar are being imparted informal education by volunteers from the same community. The children, who were earlier averse to basic..
The Delhi government is planning to introduce nursery and pre-primary classes in all 447 Sarvodaya schools under the Directorate of Education."There are 447 Sarvodaya schools under the Directorate of Education (DoE), out of which KG (pre-primary) class..
Despite offering freebies like books, bicycle and uniforms along with scholarships among others to enhance enrollment, Madhya Pradesh is among the top three states in the country where the percentage of out-of-school girls is the highest, according to..
The West Bengal government will be lay special emphasis on the progress and welfare of girl students, particularly those who belong to the economically weaker sections of society.State Education Minister Partha Chatterjee said, “We will give special..
Universities seeking twinning programmes with foreign academic institutes now need top accreditation grades and approvals from regulatory agencies.The University Grants Commission (UGC) recently issued regulations on the collaborations, although the All-India..
Shortage of human resources in the medical field and lack of research is a source of concern in the country and globally, as well, said the UAE's Minister of Health and Prevention, Abdul Rahman bin Mohammed Al Owais. He said this not only includes physicians,..
Students of physics from Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune, may get to train at the Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO), in the fifth year of their integrated programme.The world's third advanced LIGO..
As a part of the Silver Jubilee celebrations of the founding of Association of Managements of Private Schools (AMPS), it is organising an educational expo. Two-day silver jubilee celebrations of AMPS begins today. The event is organised at the Suguna..
Thailand’s Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin said the Education Ministry will introduce a new version of an English-learning app in two months to boost vocational students’ English proficiency.He said the app, Echo English V, with V standing..
The World Book Fair, the largest event of its kind in the country, will be held between January 7-15 at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi.The 44th edition of the book fair will be inaugurated by Minister of State for Human Resource Development (Higher Education)..
In an attempt to help academically weak students and put an end to the practice of schools failing such students in Class IX in order to achieve a cent per cent pass result in the Class X board exams, the state government will introduce its ‘Rapid Education’..
Budget allocation for the education sector is expected to rise by 10-12% this year, doubling the quantum of increase from the previous year.A major part of the increased allocation will be for improving education outcome in schools, in keeping with the..