Thursday, 20 Jun 2019
Month: September 2016

IBM, Venturesity launch initiative for industry readiness

With a view to bridging the skills gap in emerging technology areas, IBM, in association with Venturesity has launched a career challenge for engineering students who can be a part of workshops in mobile app development, cognitive computing and data analytics. The workshops will be held in 8 regions throughout India for a total of […]

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Promote Hindi in higher education: Subhash Chandra

Subhash Chandra (File photo) No language can replace Hindi as the “language of common man” while efforts should be taken to make Hindi the medium of instruction (MOI) in higher education, Rajya Sabha MP Subhash Chandra said. “English cannot replace Hindi as the language of communication in this country. The language of the common man […]

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British Council launches Education UK Alumni Awards 2017

British Council India launched the third year of Education UK Alumni Awards that will honour the outstanding achievements of business professionals, entrepreneurs and community leaders across the globe. UK university alumni from the 14 participating countries can apply from September 7, 2016. The nominations closes on October 16 and applications on October 31, 2016. The […]

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HRD ministry to ask central varsities to admit more students

Prakash Javadekar Just weeks after the IITs were asked to increase their student strength, the HRD Ministry is set to make a similar proposal to the central universities at an upcoming meeting of all vice-chancellors (V-C) with minister Prakash Javadekar in Varanasi on October 6. The agenda was circulated by the University Grants Commission (UGC) […]

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RPSC RAS prelims exam 2016

RPSC result 2016: As many as 3.03 lakh candidates had appeared for the examination The Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) has announced the results and released the answer keys of Rajasthan Administrative Services (RAS) pre examination on the official website — rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in. The Commission conducted the examination on August 28 to fill up 725 posts […]

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BPSC Common Combined Competitive exam

BPSC exam 2016: Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has released notification of 60, 61 and 62 Common Combined (preliminary) competitive examination. The Commission will conduct the exam to fill 642 posts. As per the notification, there are 244 posts vacant in the Bihar Administrative Services. The candidates can see the official notification on the Commission’s […]

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HC orders setting up of special task force

The bench directed all schools to carry out periodical inspection of their buildings and premises and submit a quarterly report to the Directorate of Education. Delhi High Court Thursday took serious note of children dying in freak accidents in schools and directed setting up of zone-wise special task forces for their inspection to avoid such […]

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Now changes can be made in application even after submission

The facility to correct mistakes discovered after form submission is The facility is available from October 1 to 5 Now candidates who have registered for CAT 2016, can rectify mistakes (if any) in the application form as for the first time, IIM Bangalore has given option to make corrections in details such as marks scored, […]

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Begin MBBS admission process or face action, HP government warns private college

The Himachal Pardesh government directed the medical college to immediately begin the process of admitting students under the 50 per cent government quota. Toughening its stance, Himachal Pardesh government Monday directed a Solan-based medical college, which had denied admissions to 150 MBBS aspirants, to immediately begin the process of admitting students under 50 per cent government […]

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