Sunday, 8 Sep 2019

SC concerned over mushrooming private B Ed colleges

The Supreme Court on Wednesday took a serious view of mushrooming of private B.Ed colleges in the country, saying they want “everybody on the street to become Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.)”. An apex court bench comprising Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Shiva Kirti Singh said the “quality of education must be a concern for all”. […]

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AMU ranked higher than DU in Best Global Universities rankings

US News Education World Report has placed Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) above Delhi University and second to Punjab University on their list of overall Best Global Universities rankings. Banaras Hindu University also follows AMU in the list. The rankings take into account the research performance of the universities as well as their ratings by members […]

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High Court orders Kerala govt to ensure 220 working days in schools

The Kerala High Court on Friday directed the state government to ensure 220 academic days, excluding examinations and co-curricular activities, in schools from next academic year as prescribed under the relevant acts. Justice K Vinodchandran issued the direction on a petition by PT Suresh who claimed his two children studying in different schools were not […]

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Rajasthan University PIM-MAT 2016 admission open

The University of Rajasthan, Jaipur has invited application for admission to Master of Business Administration (MBA), Executive MBA and MBA in Service Management programmes. The university has published the last day for filling up application, which is March 14, 2016. The entrance exam is scheduled to be held on March 27, 2016. Eligibility for MBA […]

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Official! REET Answer Key 2015 released

Board of Secondary Education Rajasthan (BSER) has released the official REET Answer Key at the official website of the board. Aspirants who have taken the examination for teacher posts can download the answer key of exam papers from the official website of BSER i.e. to gauge their performance and roughly calculate their marks. REET 2016 Level 1 […]

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Govt working on creation of Higher Education Financing Agency

The HRD ministry is actively working on the contours of a Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA), which has been proposed with the aim of funding infrastructure creation at top educational institutions like the IITs and IIMs. Senior officials said deliberations are on and HEFA is likely to be formed as a company under Section 8 […]

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UPSSSC Combined Subordinate Medical Services–1 results announced

Results of the Combined Subordinate Medical Services-1 (General Selection) Competitive Examination 2015 have been declared. The results were declared by the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC). The exam was conducted on January 24, 2016. Candidates are advised to check their result on the official website of the UPSSSC. The exam was conducted for […]

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Leading the way for coding in schools

The English computing curriculum underwent its biggest ever shake-up in September 2014: ICT changed to Computing Science and coding became a core component. It was seen as a long-overdue alteration, with many feeling that for too long students had been taught little more than how to use spreadsheets or PowerPoint, skills that were not in […]

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