An Indian doctor who researches public health issues and a lawyer who worked for Justice Markandey Katju in New Delhi are among 50 scholars selected from 23 countries for the prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarships for 2012.
Imperial College London, one of the oldest and renowned UK institution, is launching two India specific fellowships this year.
Higher education in the country is set to get a boost with the HRD ministry finalising plans worth Rs. 80,000 crore inorder to improve access to colleges and universities. Chetan Chauhan reports.
The girls rule the roost in this year's examination results announced by CISCE on Saturday. Shalaka Kulkarni from Smt Sulochanadevi Singhania School, Thane and Madhvi Singh from Carmel School, Dhanbad, have been receiving congratulatory messages since Saturday morning...
The IIT-JEE (Joint Entrance Examination) will undergo major changes from next year with the aim of reducing stress on engineering college aspirants, HRD minister Kapil Sibal announced on Monday.
The 90s club in the Central Board of Secondary Education class 12 exams went up by 900 students this year as the number of students scoring more than 90% went up from 6,471 last year to 7,371 this year.
In India there is still a dearth of well-regulated internships mediums as compared to abroad but things are changing. Freshers should be careful as to where they are doing their internships. It should depend upon their interest and aspirations.
Students excel in Class 12 boards
In the run up to Delhi University’s admissions, The Hindustan Times Campus Calling counselling sessions were organised on June 2 at Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and June 3 at Army Public School, Noida and Shri Ram School, Gurgaon, to give parents and students a chance to get all their queries answered.
Besides undergraduate degrees in arts, science and commerce, bachelor's degrees in vocational education will be available in colleges across the country from this August.
From the next session, scoring a high percentage in CBSE schools would require not just a thorough knowledge of the subject but also the acumen with which you can knit it with human values.
Soumitra Dutta, who will assume charge as the new dean of Cornell University's management school on July 1, takes pride in being an IITian. Although opening a campus in India does not figure in his immediate plans, Dutta wants to build stronger links with researchers and thinkers in India as part of a grand strategy to take Cornell to the world, and bring the world to Cornell.
Amid speculations that the IITs at Delhi, Mumbai and Kharagpur would also reject the common entrance exam, IIT-Kanpur has constituted an admission committee for conducting a separate examination in 2013. Vanita Srivastava reports. Exam protest hits IIT-Kharagpur
Aspirants who flocked to Delhi University's North Campus on Monday were in for a rude shock. Shaswati Das
The number of admission-related registrations and submissions on the Delhi University website has soared only days after reports of glitches in the portal. Mallica Joshi
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