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NMAT test can be taken offshore, may become GMAT’s companion

GMAC, which conducts the GMAT, had in March made its first acquisition of a test asset in the world by acquiring the ownership of NMAT, conducted from the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies.

DU permits PhD viva via Skype, adds plagiarism check for thesis

Scholars pursuing PhD at Delhi University can now appear for their viva through Skype or other modes of video conferencing.

Census sees jump in tech graduates, but jobs scarce

A greater proportion of students was in hot pursuit of job-oriented technical education while the share of those seeking plain-vanilla graduation degrees declined sharply in the decade to 2011, latest census data show, though the trend did not result in a commensurate rise in employability.

He's just 19 and India's youngest CA: Meet Nischal Narayanam

He was also the world's youngest mentor of a company at the age of 15. Nischal's Smart Learning Solutions Pvt. Ltd - through which he has designed and developed a Mathematics Laboratory - is adopted by hundreds of schools in the state.

BTEUP results declared, girls beat boys' pass percentage

After missing a string of deadlines, the results of the final year polytechnic diploma exam of the Board of Technical Education, Uttar Pradesh (BTEUP) was announced on Friday, ending the uncertainty in the minds of more than 2 lakh students.

In DU, eat your heart's fill at eateries big and small

As a fresher you are yet to settle down and brace yourself for the rigours of the curriculum at Delhi University for the next three years, but the eateries which dot the campus will serve you well by feeding your stomach as well as your heart.

CAT 2015: No minus marks for descriptive section

While MCQs have a negative marking for each wrong answer, the non-MCQ section will not entail a penalty.

Jharkhand govt appoints 1,679 teachers for high schools

Jharkhand chief minister Raghubar Das on Thursday handed over appointment letters to 1,679 high school teachers.

No plan to make teaching of yoga compulsory at schools: Govt

The goverment on Thursday said there was no plan to make teaching of yoga compulsory at all the educational institutions in the country. However, it said that yoga is a subject along with physical and health education for schools affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

Delhi University admission racket busted, four arrested

Police blew the lid off a syndicate in the Capital that helped candidates get admission into prestigious Delhi University (DU) colleges with forged documents and even created fake websites of several state education boards, officials said on Thursday.

IIT-Indore students offer free coaching to schoolchildren

A total of 15 students from IIT-Indore have volunteered to help 20 students from a government school in Ashrawad Khrud. In addition to exclusive training with special focus on mathematics, English and computer skills, these young engineers will also ensure their adopted students apply and sit for various scholarships exams,

FTII reschedules entrance test for 2015-16 session to Aug 23

The written test for Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Entrance examination 2015-16 which was scheduled on August 9, 2015, has been rescheduled and will be held on August 23, 2015.

DU releases eighth cut-off list, check it here

Delhi University has released the eighth cut-off lists for admission to its undergraduate programs on Thursday as a number of seats are still lying vacant in some of the colleges.

CAT 2015: What the changes mean for students

The changes announced in CAT 2015 may indicate that this edition of the test will be significantly different from CAT 2014 but, in reality, most of the changes are superficial and will not affect a well-prepared student, say experts.

Bihar: 3,000 teachers with fake degrees resign

Another 353 certificates found to be invalid.
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Ranchi student secures 10 GPA despite major accident before exam

Sharanya Ghorai
Sharanya Ghorai, a Delhi Public School student in Ranchi, met with a major road accident 30 minutes before her mathematics exam, but went on to score a perfect 10 GPA in the subject despite the excruciating pain and profuse bleeding.

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Eligibility: First class in graduation in engineering/technology/medicine or first class in master’s degree in science or pharmacy or equivalent or first class MBA with any of the above.

Shell Science Scholarship Programme

Royal Dutch Shell, one of the largest investors in India’s energy sector, among major global integrated oil companies, has opened registrations for its third Shell Junior National Science Scholarship programme 2014-2015.