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At the Indian Academy graduation day
At the Indian Academy graduation day
campus capsule


The 12th graduation day ceremony of the Indian Academy group of institutions was held recently. Over 900 students from various disciplines such as B.Com, B. Sc, MBA, M.Sc and Nursing graduated at... »
Over 1000 U.S. community colleges offer great opportunities for pursuing quality education at a low cost. File Photo.

Facebook chat on “U.S. Community Colleges”

Thinking about studying in the United States? Did you know that there are over 1000 U.S. community colleges offering great opportunities for pursuing quality education at a low cost?   <... »
Some colleges, however, feel that prevention is better than cure. Photo: V.V. Krishnan

Learning, safely

A look at the measures taken by colleges to protect female students from harassment »
Illustration by Satheesh Vellinezhi

That next step

The admission season is around the corner. Here are some pointers to help you choose your college. »

Indian students can look East now

As part of the Global 30 initiative by the Japanese Government, top 30 Universities from Japan invite students from all over the world to pursue education in Japan. Some of the Universities have s... »
The champions from ACS College of Engineering, Bangalore.
April 20, 2014

Small planes, big dreams

The National Boeing Aero-modelling Competition held its finals at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi recently. The champions were Vignesh Arul, Tabrez Nadvi and Pavan M.J. from ACS Coll... »
chennai, April 20, 2014

Scholarship Alerts

Jawahar Lal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarship

Description: The scholarships are available to students for Ph.D.... »
chennai, April 20, 2014


TiE Smashup 2014

Description: TiE Smashup 2014 is an entrepreneurs... »
chennai, April 20, 2014

Screenwriting workshop at IIT Madras

IIT Madras is ready with its next edition of Imaging Cinema 2014, a screenwriting-cum-filmmaking workshop from June 7 to 14. The focus is on various aspects of screenwriting. Sessions on screenwri... »
MCI, Austria students at Sankara Nethralaya.
chennai, April 20, 2014
on campus

Austrian students' visit

The Management Center Innsbruck (MCI), Austria, partners with IIT-Madras for its management programmes and its students spend a portion of their semester at IIT-Madras.  The student... »
A.K. Kumaraguru (right), Vice-Chancellor of Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, conferring degree to a candidate during the 27th convocation of IGNOU in the city on Wednesday. Photo: R. Ashok
MADURAI, April 17, 2014

“Improving educational standards important”

Distance education is a force contributing to the social and economic development. It is becoming an indispensable part of mainstream educational systems in developing countries like India, said A... »
VELLORE, April 17, 2014

‘Introducing inter-disciplinary collaboration in curriculum’

A plea for introducing interdisciplinary collaboration into the curriculum at multiple levels of education in order to enable students to participate in the development of convergent technologies w... »
April 13, 2014


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chennai, April 13, 2014

Step up your scores

Komal’s Classes is the newest to join the IIT/JEE coaching institutes bandwagon in Chennai. To be launched on June 1, the institute will provide tutorials for CBSE Class XI and XII students. »
CHENNAI, April 13, 2014

UGC moratorium on new engineering colleges welcomed

The decision of the University Grants Commission not to allow opening of new engineering colleges in the country has not caused even a flutter in the State. Technical education officials and obser... »

Working with a Nobel laureate

Why this degradation?

What's new

Scholarship Alert

IIM-C to hike tuition fees from this session

Back with a bagful of ideas

For some easy marks

Scholarship alert

Alice Padmini Albert (left).
chennai, April 20, 2014

Alice in Thailand

The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) is a worldwide non-profit and non-political organisation which has membership from more than 84 countri... »
chennai, April 20, 2014

Workshop by Anurag Kashyap

Film director Anurag Kashyap will be conducting a workshop on scriptwriting for films. The classes will be held at Adishakti Campus, near Pondicherry, off Tindivanam highway from May 13 — 17. ... »
chennai, April 20, 2014

Want to rebuild your career?

Those who have taken a break in their career know the challenges involved in returning to it. The skill sets acquired are rendered obsolete as younger workforce joins the company. Keepin... »
chennai, April 20, 2014
what's new

Ceramic science at Sheffield

University of Sheffield, U.K., is offering 1-2 years full time MSc (Eng) course in Ceramic Science and Engineering under the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. The course provides st... »
The American students says they are keen to integrate themselves with the culture and people of the State. Photos: Achuthsankar S. Nair
Thiruvananthapuram, April 17, 2014

Foreign flavour at Karyavattam

Usually, it’s the other way around – students from India head abroad to pursue their higher education. These days, it seems that the reverse is happening at the University of Kerala. Thanks to the... »
MADURAI, April 17, 2014

Get fair ideas of colleges, careers

It is already a tearing and tiring summer in Madurai. The heat is on and it is more so in the homes of students and parents waiting for Plus Two results. As always, this is the homework tim... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 16, 2014

Students, faculty want appointment of SP at Pondicherry University

With the post of Superintendent of Police on special duty remaining vacant at Pondicherry University, the students and the faculty have expressed their apprehensions about their safety. ... »
Aakash Ravi, Harvard University, Department of Physics
April 13, 2014

Cooling atoms in Cambridge

In the summer of 2013, I began my long academic journey. The end goal: a doctoral degree in Physics. One and a half years in, I have already learned so much, and there is yet much more. And it has... »
April 13, 2014

Course in Predictive Business Analytics

Northwestern University, School of Continuing Studies has entered into a joint venture with the Bridge School of Management to deliver innovative blended online and in-person professional certifica... »
NEW DELHI, April 9, 2014

Jindal Global Law School wins prestigious moot court competition

A team from the Jindal Global Law School of the O.P. Jindal Global University in Sonipat has won the finals of the International Rounds of the Price Media Law Moot Court Competition hosted by the... »

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Slice of life at Varese

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Court declares admission of nearly 1,000 BDS students valid

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JEE-Mains 2014
Will it be a fair exam without disparity in difficulty levels for both the offline and online students this time?
Can't say