May 9, 2010
Starting this year, the Bangalore University and its affiliated science colleges will offer a four-year Bachelor of Science (BS) degree course. This first of its kind course is modelled around the...
April 8, 2010
Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee here on Wednesday said the government did not have adequate resources to expand higher education on its own, making it necessary for private players to take...
February 28, 2010
Hundreds of students of Arupadai Veedu Institute of Technology at Paiyanoor near Tirupporur, in Kancheepuram district, most of them belonging to other States, were asked to leave the college...
February 21, 2010
Daksh 2010, a national techno-management festival, began at SASTRA University here on Friday. Alok Kothari, Managing Director, Aruba Network India Private Limited inaugurated the festival.H...
February 1, 2010
Lamenting the fact that not a single Indian university was in the top 200 universities in the world, renowned scientist C.N.R. Rao stressed on the importance of inculcating scientific temperament...
January 19, 2010
Panic gripped students of 17 institutions in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, which are set to lose their deemed university status in the wake of the Centre deciding to de-recognise them.While st...
January 8, 2010
A partnership has been forged between Indira Gandhi National Open University and the Indian Army to train soldiers and award them degrees during their service period. It also aims at providing the...
December 28, 2009
“India is yet to reach the height of technical work. Currently, it is way behind others. To reach the objective, it needs young graduates,” said C. Mohan, IBM fellow and former IBM Ind...
October 12, 2009
Academics have lauded the IISc move to start bachelor’s programme.
September 29, 2009
Tamil Nadu was the first State in the country to bring in a legislation against ragging, Sub-Judge and secretary, District Legal Services Authority, Tiruchi, M. Gomathinayagam said on Tuesday....
May 6, 2010
The event is being organised by The Hindu-Education Plus and Gajendra Circle Initiative
March 9, 2010
Australia will strengthen legislation to better protect international students, including Indians, and ensure world class quality education for them, Education Minister Julia Gillard, said on Tuesd...
February 23, 2010
Around 100 applications have been received by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) from Tamil Nadu for starting new engineering colleges this year, according to P. Mannar Jawaha...
February 3, 2010
True appreciation of art can never be found inside neon-lit galleries or at red-carpet award nights. It can only be found on the streets, in jam-packed stadiums overflowing with college students t...
January 29, 2010
Plans for launching a short-term bachelor of medicine course on Friday drew flak from NHRC and Indian Medical Association who feared that the move might produce quacks.“By doing so (la...
January 16, 2010
Authorities of Mangalore University are said to have detected some “discrepancies” in the tabulation of marks of the Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) examination conducted i...
January 3, 2010
An English teacher once humorously remarked: “English for science and commerce students is like soda in a brandy shop. If it’s there, well and good. If it’s not there nothing will...
November 17, 2009
Interested in a jet-setting course — even if most of the jet-setting happens in the classroom? As the world becomes smaller and more interconnected, study in the field of international...
October 12, 2009
IISc’s UG programme aims to create ‘a new cadre’ of scientists and engineers to find solutions to today’s problems – climate change, disease, agricultural productivity.
September 25, 2009
The government has decided to make an exception for Jammu & Kashmir and give it two central universities but in the bargain the State has lost the promised Indian Institute of Management...