Our highest priority is that Stanford remains affordable and accessible to the most talented students, regardless of their financial circumstances, said Provost John W. Etchemendy in a statement.In what appear as a respite for thousands of student and..
Concept Educations, in association with UTSAH, a child rights group, today launched the Child Protection & Education Programme under which children dwelling in the slums will be provided free basic education.Ashutosh Agnihotri, Commissioner & Secretary,..
The government plans to rank states on the basis of their performance in education—from the quality of their school infrastructure to learning outcomes.The idea is to instill a spirit of competition among states and get them to improve the quality of..
District Collector Ronald Rose, who took charge as new Collector of Mahbubnagar district on Tuesday, said his goal was to give priority to children’s health and education apart from other developmental activities in the district.While addressing his..
Bangalore University has launched a students adoption scheme for students who cannot afford higher education including students from the weaker sections of the society and orphans. The varsity recently announced free education to master degree courses..
Indian institutions have gained position among the top 100 highest performers across the globe, including the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Tata Institute of Fundamental..
Hundreds of foreign students who had enrolled this year for undergraduate programmes in private medical colleges in India now face an uncertain future due to a “tricky” domestic legislation regarding entrance examination for them. Foreign students..
Indian education system is undergoing a lot of changes recently. It would be apt to call the moves of the HRD Ministry in the field of education the big and revolutionary steps required for the reformation of education at each and every level. Hence,..
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said Maharashtra, which has been “languishing at either 14th or 15th place in terms of quality of education”, has moved to the third place in the last one year. He also announced that a Board of Studies would..
Pledging to "improve" the quality of higher education in the country during a review meeting with 41 Vice Chancellors of Central Universities, Union Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar today said only nations with great universities will prosper.Javadekar..
Researchers at Stanford University have developed a smartphone microscope that allows kids to play games or make more serious observations with miniature light-seeking microbes called Euglena.“Many subject areas like engineering or programming have..
India needs to recruit at least three million primary teachers and over eight million secondary teachers in next 14 years to ensure that every child is in school and learning well, says a UN report. India accounts for ¾ of the entire southern Asia target.The..
Prakash Javadekar led Union HRD ministry is planning to hold a unique ‘Smart India Hackathon 2017’ in January-February next year, which would reach out to 30 lakh students from all technology institutes in the country.It would be the world’s largest..
A team in the US has won $ 750,000 prize from NASA for designing a robot that can retrieve samples from challenging terrains, and could help the space agency explore surfaces of planets such as Mars in future missions.After an intense robotics competition,..
BRICS nations have adopted the 'New Delhi Declaration on Education resolving to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote life-long learning opportunities for all.Education is the answer to all the major problems in the world. Realising..