The annual report of any major corporate states “the objective of the organisation is to maximise shareholder value”.
21 Oct 2017
The discrimination between public and private institutions over eligibility criteria in setting up Institutions of Eminence must be addressed
09 Oct 2017
The worst case scenario is that you will land up with a job.” This radical statement by start-up icon Girish of Freshworks (desk) captured the entire attention of those attending a meeting last week.
24 Sep 2017
The annual admission to various undergraduate disciplines in the 3,000-plus private engineering colleges in India witnessed a downtrend in the last three years.
26 Aug 2017
A study by UNESCO in 2007 points out to various academic frauds in higher education across the world and included slippage in the virtuous accreditation process to a vicious one.
27 Jul 2017
Senior Advocate and scholar Parliamentarian K Parasaran during his five-minute submission in the Rajya Sabha debate on the GST Bill showered intellectual brilliance on both the law and dharma.
29 Jun 2017
Global experience in university governance has witnessed changes in the locus of power across different stakeholders.
01 Jun 2017
This is the season of sequential versions with every version built on successful previous ones.
05 May 2017
A decade back, when a leading government institution’s efforts to establish an overseas campus was curtailed, with unmet demand in India being cited as one of the reasons, a former Director of a leadi
06 Apr 2017
In his historic speech in the World’s Parliament of Religions in 1893, Swami Vivekananda started with these epic words “Sisters and brothers of America”.
16 Mar 2017
A normal day’s routine to office doesn’t invite any attention and that is why an average Indian wife is never excited when her husband goes to work every day.
11 Feb 2017
Global consultancy major McKinsey & Co in its 2013 McKinsey Global Institute report on Disruptive Technologies identified 12 major technologies that would change the way humans would behave and work.
14 Jan 2017
The demonetisation decision has resulted in a dizzying cocktail of sorts involving various academic subjects.
10 Dec 2016
The UGC in its June 2013 notification decided to adopt the DEC guidelines under the extant (but now repealed) Statute 28 of the IGNOU Act.
15 Oct 2016
Ever since draft copy of the National Education Policy (NEP) was made public, there has been non-stop commentary on it.
17 Sep 2016
It is with great pride that we should acknowledge the growing presence of Indian institutions in many of the recently released world university rankings.
20 Aug 2016
The Indian model seems to be created to handle organisational issues, making it a reactive piece of administration.
23 Jul 2016
The 2015 goalpost to achieve Universal Primary Education (UPE) shifted to 2020 or 2030 still poses a greater challenge.
25 Jun 2016