Binita Jaiswal

Private colleges lure TNEA toppers with free seats

Perplexed with the opportunities, Preethi’s single mother wants her admitted to any of these colleges, while she already has got a seat in Anna University’s MIT college.

23 Sep 2022

Shocker? TN has highest number of Class 3 students without basic numeracy skills in India

The figures are certainly a disgrace for Tamil Nadu which boasts a stellar Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) of 51.4 against the national average of 27.1. 

21 Sep 2022

Masters course for deaf students soon in Chennai's Presidency college

An exclusive hostel for students with disabilities is under construction on the campus with an aim to up the enrolment of such students.

19 Sep 2022

Directorate of Technical Education directs Anna University to stop harassment of faculty

Univ told to ensure engineering colleges don’t deny teachers salary, nor overburden them with nonteaching work .

14 Sep 2022

‘With new engineering syllabi, choose stream wisely’

Experts want students to buck the computer science trend & opt for core subjects with elective courses available

12 Sep 2022

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions counselling: ‘Pick varsity wisely’

The two-month-long counselling process concluding on November 13 will be conducted in four rounds. 

10 Sep 2022

Madras university to release video on State anthem

The music video has been conceptualised and prepared by the varsity’s Department of Arabic and it will be released on Monday by noted poet Mu Metha in a special event.

05 Sep 2022

Presidency college seeks nod for 11 new courses

 Notably, the college received a whopping 95,136 applications for just 1,1,06 UG seats this year as compared to last year’s 53,668 applications. 

02 Sep 2022

Govt-Guv tussle puts V-Cs of TN varsities in spot

Many feel the heat after Stalin asks them to abide by policy decisions of the government

01 Sep 2022

Abide by policy decisions of State govt, Stalin tells univ V-Cs

Chief Minister MK Stalin on Tuesday directed the Vice- Chancellors of all State universities to abide by the policy decisions of the State government.

31 Aug 2022

TN govt reduces RTE fees reimbursed to private schools

TN govt says monetray schemes have been launched for welfare of poor school students

30 Aug 2022

Engineering counselling put off in TN to avoid seat wastage

NEET is the single nationwide entrance exam conducted for admission to MBBS and BDS courses.

25 Aug 2022

Engineering students to be taught courses on Tamil heritage, culture

While Scientific thoughts in Tamil will be taught in the first semester, Heritage of Tamils will be taught in the second semester.

24 Aug 2022

Paltry pay in colleges keeping teachers at bay?

Engg colleges have increased seats in new-age courses, but can’t find enough teachers for salary they’d like to pay 

22 Aug 2022

TN colleges increase seats in Computer Science by 50%

Academicians, however, feel infrastructure, edu should also be improved proportionally

19 Aug 2022