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New shores, new beginings

Want to pursue your dream of studying overseas? Here’s a primer on how to make the experience fruitful.. »

Fashion technology courses at MFT

Madras Institute of Fashion Technology (MFT) has invited application for its full-time three-year undergraduate and two-year postgraduate programmes in Fashion Design and Interior Design: In colla... »
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Exploring Southampton

Between well-planned course modules and leisure to travel in England, SMS provides a rewarding experience, says BRINDA MANIVANNAN. »
Vineet Gupta, Founder & Trustee of Ashoka University

New lease of life for liberal education

Ashoka University’s four year liberal arts programme has a multi-disciplinary focus. »

Karnataka tells HC: special drive on to bring children back to school

A special campaign will be held, from July 15 to 31, to bring 91,035 out-of-school children back to the classrooms during this academic year, the State government told the Karnataka High Court on... »
A student reading newspaper at the Government High School at Kavalkaranpatty in Karur District. Photo: B.Velankanni Raj

Newspaper Education makes headway in rural schools

Newspaper Education, which has almost become a part of social science education in many of the leading urban schools, is slowly making headway in rural areas thanks to the government’s initiative... »

KV parents to move SC against fee hike

Increase in computer fund and VVN contribution »

Solar power to light up 100 schools in Bengal

West Bengal Renewable Energy Development Agency is taking up the work on installation of 10 kilo watt plants on the rooftops of school buildings. »
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I have completed B.Sc (2007) and M.Sc (2009) in Biotechnology and Biochemistry. I am now in government service. I wish to pursue Ph.D. in any of the following areas: Cancer Cell Signalling; Emb... »
Professor Haynes with students and film crew at Hadrian's Wall

Log on to the Roman frontier

New Castle University’s free open online course on archaeology promises a rich and interactive educational experience. »
Scoring high marks is not the only criterion to become an engineer. Photo: Sushil Kumar Verma

What drives your engineering pursuits?

Though high marks can tempt you into choosing a particular course of study in engineering, let your choice be determined by your interest. »
experts speak

Internship always pays

Experts Speak is an exclusive forum for youth to get advice from industry experts. If you have questions concerning internships, careers, entrepreneurship and start-ups, this is where you can get your... »
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President Pranab Mukherjee at the maiden convocation ceremony of the Central University of Kerala on its Periye campus in Kasaragod on Friday. Governor Sheila Dikshit, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, and CUK Chancellor V.L. Chopra and acting Vice Chancellor Jacob Chacko are present. Photo: K. Vinaya Kumar

President wants CUK school to help endosulfan victims

Call to focus on providing affordable medical care »
Swatika Devhi Shunmuganathan, pursuing MSc (Eng) in Biological and BioProcess Engineering at the University of Sheffield (UK). Photo: Special Arrangement

Biotech and beyond

With its state-of-the-art facilities for research, the University of Sheffield proved to be an ideal choice, writes Swatika Devhi Shunmuganathan. »
Students learning French at the Alliance Francaise centre in Chennai. Photo: Shaju John

Français anyone?

Teacher, translator or tourist guide, learning French can throw open a host of career possibilities. »

SC/ST students laud varsity decision

PhD entrance exam cut-off marks »
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The Hindu presents the all-new Young World

Drawing baseless conclusions often leads to anything from wasted time and lost opportunity. »

Between well-planned course modules and leisure to travel in England, SMS provides a rewarding experience, says BRINDA MANIVANNAN. »