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 NEWS HOME  INDIA IIT-M to set up Joint Research Centre with Swinburne University, Melbourne
NEWS HOME INDIA IIT-M to set up Joint Research Centre with Swinburne University, Melbourne

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras would collaborate with Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, to establish a Joint Research Centre for creation of Enterprise Eco-Systems (C2E2).

Exam for confirmation of GST practitioners enrollment; last date extended
Exam for confirmation of GST practitioners enrollment; last date extended

The last date of registration for the examination for confirmation of enrollment of Goods and Services Tax practitioners, enrolled on the GST Network conducted by National Academy of Customs, Indirect Taxes and Narcotics (NACIN) has been extended till October 15 from earlier October 10

500 meritorious students will get rupees one lakh each for preparing for various competitive examinations: CM
500 meritorious students will get rupees one lakh each for preparing for various competitive examinations: CM

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today said that government would provideincentives to the meritorious students who would get Rs one lakh each for preparation of competitive examinations.

UGC comes to students aid; pay only for semester/year, no submission of original documents
UGC comes to students aid; pay only for semester/year, no submission of original documents

Students from next academic session will have to pay only for the semester or the year in which he/she wants to take admission and the Higher Education Institutions will not be able to charge advance fees for the entire programme.

Cabinet approves permanent campuses of Tirupati, Berhampur IISERs
Cabinet approves permanent campuses of Tirupati, Berhampur IISERs

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the establishment and operationalisation of permanent campuses of the two new Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs) at Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh) and Berhampur (Odisha).

Cabinet approves establishment of National Council for Vocational Education and Training
Cabinet approves establishment of National Council for Vocational Education and Training

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the merger of the existing regulatory institutions in the skills space - National Council for Vocational Training (NCVT) and the National Skill Development Agency (NSDA) into the National Council for Vocational Education and Training (NCVET).

Now original docs not mandatory for admission in colleges
Now original docs not mandatory for admission in colleges

University Grants Commission (UGC) issued a notification which stated that no Higher Education Institution can retain the original certificates of the applicants before the admission is confirmed.

Universities have big role to play in nurturing sports talent: Milkha Singh
Universities have big role to play in nurturing sports talent: Milkha Singh

University of Jammu, 'Flying Sikh' veteran athlete Milkha Singh on Monday asserted that Universities have a great role to play in nurturing the sports talent.

Traffic awareness need to be included in school curriculum: Kerala Minister
Traffic awareness need to be included in school curriculum: Kerala Minister

Kerala Agriculture Minister V S Sunilkumar suggested to include traffic awareness course in the school curriculum in order to develop a good road culture.

PM Modi, Putin intensify cooperation in education
PM Modi, Putin intensify cooperation in education

In a bid to continue building a mutually respectful relationship, India and Russia agreed to cooperate in the field of education during the 19th Annual Bilateral summit held here on Friday

Jammu BSF School bags first position in Educational World Survey
Jammu BSF School bags first position in Educational World Survey

The BSF School Jammu has bagged the first position in Educational World Survey.

IGNOU launches Peace and Conflict course for jail inmates
IGNOU launches Peace and Conflict course for jail inmates

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) on Friday launched a 'Peace Studies and Conflict Management' certificate course for jail inmates

JNU to offer Sanskrit, Pali courses online
JNU to offer Sanskrit, Pali courses online

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Friday approved the proposal for launch of three language courses, including Sanskrit, in online mode, in a bid to reach out to wider public across the country.

Education improves decision-making ability: Study
Education improves decision-making ability: Study

A new study led by Hyuncheol Bryant Kim, of Cornell University, found that education can be leveraged to help enhance an individual's economic decision-making quality or economic rationality.

Varian Signs Educational Partnerships with Reliance Group in India
Varian Signs Educational Partnerships with Reliance Group in India

Varian (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has signed an educational partnership with one of India's leading hospital groups to provide greater access to training in advanced radiotherapy and radiosurgery techniques.

Sahay is first Director of IIM Jammu
Sahay is first Director of IIM Jammu

Prof B S Sahay on Thursday joined as first Director of Indian Institute of Management in presence of Deepak Kumar Mukadam, Member, Board of Governors, IIM Jammu and Director, Jaybee Steel Treators Ltd, faculty members and Chief Administrative Officer.

Baisoyas degree fake, never enrolled: Thiruvalluvar University Registrar
Baisoyas degree fake, never enrolled: Thiruvalluvar University Registrar

Delhi University Students' Union President Ankiv Baisoya on Thursday, when a letter issued by the Thiruvalluvar University Registrar surfaced stating that the education certificates provided by Baisoya from that university were "fake" and that he was not enrolled in the university.