education

Students declared failed in Bengal higher secondary examination hold protests

The agitating students said with no exams having taken place this year due to the COVID-19 situation, they were baffled by the evaluation process.

published on : 24th July 2021

West Bengal colleges to devise new mechanism for admission to UG courses

Jadavpur University, which has UG courses in science and arts, has sent to the state Higher education department an 80:20 formula for its science stream.

published on : 24th July 2021

Odisha: Disaster management now a compulsory subject in Plus III

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in his Council of Ministers meeting in May this year had resolved to make disaster and pandemic preparedness a part of the curriculum in schools and colleges.

published on : 24th July 2021

Andhra Pradesh inter results out, over 5 lakh students eligible for higher studies 

Marks have been calculated by considering 30% weightage of top three subjects in Class 10 and the remainder 70% has been based on the marks secured in each subject in intermediate first year.

published on : 24th July 2021

President Kovind approves appointment of vice chancellors to 12 varsities

The universities include Central University of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Hyderabad.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Medical entrance exam NEET to have centre in Dubai this year

The ministry had announced that for the first time the exam will be conducted in Kuwait to facilitate the Indian student community in the Middle East.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Move EAMCET date if BITSAT on same day: Telangana higher education board

If, for example, a student has to appear for both EAMCET and BITSAT on August 5, such a candidate can reschedule the EAMCET exam either to August 4 or 6.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Karnataka Education Dept under pressure to start offline classes

Since the state technical committee for Covid recommended June reopening for schools, the education department has been under pressure to reopen schools. 

published on : 22nd July 2021

WBCHSE asks schools to issue admission notice for class 11 from July 22

Council president Mahua Das said in a notice that after starting the process, the higher secondary schools should first complete the admission of their students from August 2 to 14.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Odisha to get Rs 218 crore for online education

Promotion of online education has been provided through the development of different digital tools, for which the government has already initiated several projects.

published on : 20th July 2021

Centre in process of appoinment of Auroville Foundation chairman: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan

The government has recently appointed a full-time secretary of the Auroville Foundation and will shortly appoint the chairman.

published on : 19th July 2021

Senior IPS officer RS Praveen Kumar takes voluntary retirement, says will work for social justice

He stated that he shall use the rest of his life to fulfill the unfinished dreams of doyens of social justice -- Mahatma Phule, Babasaheb Dr BR Ambedkar, and Kanshiram,

published on : 19th July 2021

Guntur district officials begin door-to-door survey to identify specially-abled children

As many as 997 specially-abled children are getting necessary assistance in the Bhavitha Kendram centres set up by the Andhra Pradesh government, as well as a yearly allowance of Rs 3000.

published on : 19th July 2021

How effective is technology in education?

Before the government invests its scarce resources into tech upgradation, the collective experience of online classes during COVID-19 should be taken into account.

published on : 19th July 2021

Self-educated Mangaluru girl Aadi Swaroopa to appear for Karnataka SSLC exam

She had earlier created a world record for writing the most number of words with both hands (left to right) simultaneously in one minute.

published on : 17th July 2021
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