Sridhar says that with the increasing globalisation of higher education, Indian universities need to compete to attract the best intellectual students and best qualified faculty from across the world.
The human resource development ministry has proposed the formation of a committee that will work on developing a framework for India-specific rankings. “Indian universities (and colleges) will be ranked in comparison with peer universities/colleges. Foreign universities/colleges will be included in this.
Satyarup Siddhanta is a self-confessed child of the mountains. Be it his annual vacations to Darjeeling as a kid or his college days in Sikkim, he grew up admist mountains. But it was in Bengaluru, far away from his home turf, that his sojourn with the hills finally began.
Students of architecture schools not approved by CoA were denied registration, which meant they could not practice
A total of 150 students from across the country have been selected for a first-of-its-kind model youth parliament (MY Parliament) to be held in Delhi starting September 27. The aim is to engage the youth in the policy-making process and to give an insight into the working of the parliamentary system.
Mangalyaan, the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) launched by the Indian Space Research organisation (ISRO) passed a crucial test early this week and enters the Martian orbit today.
Professor Uday Gadkari, president, Council of Architecture, is upset with corruption charges on granting approval to many institutes. He tells HT Education about the steps the Council has taken to safeguard the interests of the students.
Take practice tests to crack data and reasoning sections
The National Skill Development Corporation, which has identified 29 job profiles for paramedics, will allow students to complete their training programmes at their convenience.
Paramedical education in India is highly disorganised. According to a report by the Planning Commission of India, the country needs as many as six lakh doctors, 10 lakh nurses and huge numbers of paramedics. In fact, in primary healthcare centres (PHCs) alone, there is a shortage of 54,037 specialists and paramedical staff.
The Dental Council of India (DCI) keeps a strict watch on quality of dental paramedical programmes
Institutes also conduct entrance examinations for unapproved courses
What makes management a lucrative field is the salary and perks associated with it. A degree in management leads to a responsible position in business, where one has the power to bring about a positive change.
The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) is inviting applications for its National Talent Search Examination. The National Talent Search Scheme is a flagship activity of the NCERT started in 1963. This year, NCERT will conduct the exam for Class 10 students.
The entrepreneurship cell of IIT Kharagpur shall organise the next edition of Empresario, the annual flagship competition on developing global business models.This competition is open to students across the world.