HRD Ministry

Centre relaxes norms for admission into NIT, centrally-funded colleges, only need to pass Class 12

NITs will admit undergraduate students based on their performance in JEE-Mains and will discount the class 12 board examination marks in the selection process, HRD minister said.

published on : 23rd July 2020

Jamia University rates ‘outstanding’ in assessment done by HRD ministry

Vice Chancellor Professor Najma Akhtar attributed the achievement to high quality teaching, relevant and focused research and improved perception of the university.

published on : 20th July 2020

HRD Ministry evaluation found Jamia Millia Islamia's performance for 2019-20 'outstanding', says university

Akhtar said the achievement is all the more significant because of the challenging time the university went through in the recent past.

published on : 19th July 2020

Schools have to reimagine teaching, learning: HRD ministry issues guidelines for online classes limiting screen time

HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank said that the guidelines have been made with a focus on online education for students who are at home.

published on : 14th July 2020

Give admission, don't ask TC: HRD Ministry issues guidelines on education of migrant workers' children

Such children, who have left, maybe shown separately in enrolment as temporarily unavailable or migrated.

published on : 14th July 2020

AAP's Gopal Rai asks HRD Ministry to cancel DU's online open book examinations

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the DU varsity has decided to conduct open book online exams for final-year students.

published on : 9th July 2020

JNU to conduct exams for students who failed to take online tests

Final year exams in universities will have to be conducted by September-end this year, the HRD Ministry announced on Monday, deferring the schedule from July in view of the spike in COVID-19 cases.

published on : 8th July 2020

Suggest by Friday if JEE, NEET can be held this month, Centre asks panel

In May, the Centre had said that JEE (Main) that acts as a gateway to engineering colleges across India and a first step towards admission into the IITs will be held between July 18-23.

published on : 2nd July 2020

Gujarat government postpones final year exams after Centre's directive

In a social media poll conducted recently by the Gujarat Technological University, 54,000 students favoured holding of exams.

published on : 1st July 2020

Fresh exam schedule for CBSE, JEE and NEET likely on Monday

HRD ministry is consulting home and health ministries on the manner and dates for these examinations.

published on : 20th June 2020

NIRF Rankings 2020: IIT Madras, IIM Ahmedabad, Miranda House top HRD Ministry's list

In the list of Arts and science colleges, Miranda House is the best college in country, followed by LSR, St Stephen's at third position.

published on : 11th June 2020

Centre mulling to reduce school syllabus, seeks suggestions from teachers, academicians

Officials meanwhile also said that in the wake of the surging number of Covid-19 cases, the Centre is planning to reconsider its decision to open schools in next two months.

published on : 9th June 2020

New academic calendar after central government's guidelines: Karnataka minister S Suresh Kumar

Managements of pre-primary schools, who said they were under financial distress, have also written to the minister to allow them to start classes.

published on : 31st May 2020

Students who moved to different state, district due to lockdown can appear for pending board exams there

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will announce modalities of registrations for such requests, HRD minister said.

published on : 27th May 2020

Reopen schools only for Class 8-12 students post lockdown: NCERT

The council has also suggested that one-third of students can be allowed in every class on a given day so that physical distance between students can be ensured.

published on : 25th May 2020
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