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Moving towards equal opportunity

Scrapping the age limit for the CLAT is the best thing that has happened to NLUs in a while. »

CS, IT still the best bet

The Hindu Education Plus Career Counselling 2015, held in Vellore, shed light on various avenues that students can pursue. »

Is online the way forward?

Online learning and its pedagogy have to be engineered in a specific manner to meet the aspirations of a range of learners. »
The applications of four new colleges to admit students were rejected by the All India Council for Technical Education.
CHENNAI, April 24, 2015

Engineering seats up for grabs

As Anna University gears up for another admission season, it has to contend with the number of vacant seats this academic year. For two consecutive years, over one lakh engineering seats... »
April 19, 2015

Scholarship Alert

Fulbright Nehru Doctoral Research Fellowships 2015Designed for Indian scholars who are registered for a Ph.D. at an Indian institution. These fellowships are for six to nine months.»
April 19, 2015

Global Buzz

Right to question paper?

A German student is preparing for his exams in a rather interesting manner. He has made a freedom of information request for the questions of his forthc... »
April 12, 2015

QA: Your queries

I have completed research in Anthropology, and have keenness to understand the issues from an academic perspective in the field of Forensic Science. I have specialised in the domain of Social an... »
April 12, 2015

Campus Capsule - Dakshina Kannada

Kalaspandana: Srinivas School of Engineering, Mukka, organised ‘Kalaspandana’, an inter-collegiate cultural festival, on its campus recently. P. Sumangala Rathnakar, Chief Trustee of Natyara... »
April 12, 2015

What's new

MBA programmeNIIT University is inviting applications for a full-time MBA programme in areas including Digital Marketing, Business Analytics, e-Commerce, Management of Technology and Banking... »
April 10, 2015

A call for Indianisation of science syllabi in university curriculum

One serious, but often overlooked, flaw of science education in India is the state of syllabi — nobody seems to have talked about it. Simply put, we have to teach our students nationally important... »
April 5, 2015

SRM Chemflux

The second edition of Chemflux, a departmental fest of the Chemical Engineering Association, SRM University, Chennai, saw a turnover of nearly 500 students from different colleges. The fest, conduc... »
April 5, 2015

From around the campus

Workshop: The Department of Information Science and Engineering, Gogte Institute of Technology (GIT), under the banner of Association for Computing Machinery conducted a “Workshop on Python... »
New Delhi, March 31, 2015

Ban on St. Stephen’s e-zine ‘unsustainable’: S.Y. Quraishi

The ban on an e-zine run by some students of St. Stephen’s College has invited criticism from the college’s alumni, including former Chief Election Commissioner S. Y. Quraishi who has termed the m... »

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Options abound

Varsity withdraws memo to professor after students’ protest

A step forward

NEW DELHI, April 24, 2015

SC directive to NAAC on deemed varsities

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) to objectively decide the grading of deemed universities within two weeks in time for admissions.»
April 19, 2015

What's new

MOOC programme

UK's University of Southampton has launched worldwide a free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in ‘Understanding Language: Learning and Teaching’ in collaboration... »
The St. Stephen's College campus. Photo: Prashant Nakwe
New Delhi, April 16, 2015

Suspended St. Stephen’s student e-zine editor moves court

The St. Stephen’s student who was suspended for carrying the principal’s interview in an online magazine has now approached the Delhi High Court for relief. The student e-zine he... »
At the World Health Day programme
April 12, 2015

Campus Capsule - Kolar

World Health Day programme: Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of Higher Education and Research and Community Medicine Department of Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College in Kolar conducted the World Health... »
At the Acharya Habba
April 12, 2015

Campus diary

Campaign Over 1,000 students and staff of MVJ College of Engineering (MVJCE) took part in a four-km rally recently as part of an anti-tobacco campaign. The aim was to edu... »
April 12, 2015

A question of subsidy

An online debate on whether the government should provide subsidy to the IITs has taken the social media by storm. The debate started with an open letter to the Minister for Human Resources Develop... »
April 5, 2015

Technology for finance study

In the same way that it has transformed financial markets worldwide, technology has the potential to elevate teaching methods and nurture the next generation of financial professionals across Asia. »
Adithya Kumar
April 5, 2015

World at your doorstep

The last two and a half years have been nothing but exciting and enlightening — meeting CEOs of innovative companies, dining with ambassadors and sharing experiences with friends from across the wo... »
The Government College for Boys in Kolar
April 5, 2015

Talents’ day programme in Kolar

The Government College for Boys in Kolar organised a talents’ day and annual day programme at T. Chennaiah Rangamandira on March 28. Inaugurating it, Deputy Commissioner K.V. Thrilokchandra underl... »
March 29, 2015

Dhoni 2015, WLCI scholarships and more

DHONI by Anna University and Surprise Solutions

Description: DHONI 2015 is the penultimate management competition jointly organised by Anna University and Surprise Solutio... »

SRM varsity convocation

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