Investing in rural women’s leadership

Rural women are the human face of poverty and development. They figure as a statistic—women comprise 70% of all agricultural workforce and the number seems to be growing.

Japan-India Institute (JIM) certifies first batch of 254 students

JIM is part of MSI’s CSR initiatives for skill development, and the company has invested Rs 6 crore in setting up and running the institute.

New courses in cyber security

CompTIA, or Computing Technology Industry Association, to provide IT security education, training and skill upgrades.

James Dyson Award 2018: Design something to solve problem; July 20 last date

This award gives students and recent graduates of engineering and design an opportunity to showcase their problem-solving inventions on a global stage, the company said in a statement.

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu bats for opening up to RPT to private sector in medical education

M Venkaiah Naidu today batted for "opening up" to RPT to the private sector in medical education, but stressed the need for regulation to ensure transparency, accountability and quality.

Students seat for indefinite fast on at Jadavpur University, demanding entrance exam

The indefinite fast by some students of the Arts Faculty Students Union (AFSU) at JU, protesting against the varsity's executive council's decision to scrap admission tests for undergraduate courses,

Tamil Nadu government opposes Centre’s decision to conduct NEET twice a year

The Tamil Nadu government today opposed the Centre's decision to conduct NEET twice a year, while the opposition DMK slammed Union government for "creating confusion" over the exam for entry into medi

JEE Mains, NEET, UGC NET, CMAT, GPAT exams by National Testing Agency (NTA): Important details

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, NEET and Joint Entrance Examination, JEE (Mains) will now be conducted by the newly formed National Testing Agency (NTA) from 2019 onwards. NTA will also conduc

Free education for poor: Arvind Kejriwal government takes big step for EWS admissions; details here

All private schools in the national capital will get over Rs 600 more per child from the Delhi Government as monthly reimbursement for admissions under the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) category f

Telangana SSC supplementary results 2018: TS SSC 10th supply scores declared at,

Telangana SSC supplementary results 2018: The Telangana Board of Secondary Education, declared the TS SSC Supply results today on the official website-,

President Ram Nath Kovind says access to higher education still a privilege in India

He said India had made "impressive gains" in widening the higher education ecosystem by setting up new institutions, but a greater challenge was improving its quality.

Good news for medical, engineering aspirants! NEET, JEE mains twice a year from 2019

In the wake of providing adequate opportunity for students to qualify for medical and engineering examination, from 2019 onwards, National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination, NEET and Joint Entrance

UGC NET 2018: 5 last day tips to score better marks

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct the University Grants Commission (UGC) National Eligibility Test (NET) on Sunday, i.e. July 8.

CBSE Result 2018: Revised Class 10, 12 results out at after revaluation; how to check

CBSE Revaluation, Rechecking result 2018: The Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE has released CBSE Revaluation result or CBSE Rechecking Result on the official website-

ITICAT 2018 Results: Know how to check at

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) has published the result for recently held ITICAT (Industrial Training Institute Competitive Admission Test) 2018.

Haryana govt reserves 15 per cent seats in BE/BTech courses for students not from state

The Haryana government has decided to reserve 15 per cent seats in the BE/BTech courses in government and private technical institutes for students who are not from the state, an official spokesperson

Who is Dipak Jain? Indian professor appointed to head top global B-school in China

Shanghai-based China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) recently appointed Chicago-based Indian professor Dipak Jain as its new head.

DU cut off 2018: Fourth list released at, check full list of courses available at SRCC, Hindu, other Delhi University colleges

DU cut off 2018: The University of Delhi has released its fourth cut-off list for admission to various undergraduate programmes at

Proud moment! Students of this IIT will get will get whopping $2,400 as stipend from Google

This coding period, during which students write the code, involves two mid-evaluations by mentors on the progress achieved by students.

AP NEET Counselling 2018: MBBS, BDS final merit list at; check state rank, admission dates

AP NEET Counselling 2018: The final merit list for medical admissions for MBBS/BDS Courses in Andhra Pradesh has been released by Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada on the official webs

No textbooks for civic schools in Delhi, about 6 lakh students suffer

The academic session which began in April this year, the children have only been provided with textbooks and there are notebooks available.

Class act: HEFA gets hefty funding boost

HEFA was set up on May 31, 2017, by the Centre for mobilising extra-budgetary resources for building crucial infrastructure in the higher educational institutions under it.

Cabinet approves transfer of defence land for construction of 3 Kendriya Vidyalayas

The Union Cabinet today approved transfer of seven acres of defence land to Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) for the construction of a school in Udhampur in Jammu and Kashmir.

CBSE paper leak case: Delhi Police arrests principal of Mother Khazani Convent School

The Bawana module was busted in March. The teachers had taken photographs of the economics paper and sent it via WhatsApp to Tauqeer, who gives private tuition.

Jadavpur University scraps entrance test for 6 subjects; teachers, students unhappy

The Jadavpur University authorities today decided to scrap the entrance test procedure to undergraduate courses in six humanities subjects and admit students on the basis of marks obtained in board ex

Cabinet nod to HEFA scope expansion for upgrading education infrastructure

The Union Cabinet today approved a proposal by the HRD Ministry for expanding the scope of its Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA).

NCERT CEE Result 2018: RIE results out today at, check how to download

NCERT CEE Result 2018: The National Council of Educational Research and Training, NCERT is expected to declare the CEE 2018 or Common Entrance Examination 2018 today at the official website- ncert-cee

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