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Centre Wants Education to attain not only a National or International Standard but also Wants to Make it a holistic One, Asserts Education Minister

Swami Vivekananda used to tell everybody, we are supposed to learn till our death and the experienced world is the best educator. This was stated by the Union Minister of Education Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank today while speaking in a webinar organised by Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute (RKMVERI) on ‘Swami Vivekananda’s Educational Vision and National education Policy ... Read More »

IIM Udaipur Invites Applications for One-Year MBA in Global Supply Chain Management for Experienced Professionals

Udaipur: The Indian Institute of Management Udaipur (IIMU) invites applications for the one-year MBA in Global Supply Chain Management for experienced professionals. As India is poised to become a Global Supply Chain Hub, there is an increasing need for business managers who can manage complex supply chains spanning multiple nations that are essential for the global economy. IIM Udaipur’s One Year ... Read More »

Teaching posts will be recruited on 47 posts

Cotton University, Guwahati has issued a notification for the recruitment of a total of 47 teaching posts in different subjects. These include 15 posts of Professor, 26 posts of Associate Professor and 6 posts of Assistant Professor. Candidates having qualification as per these posts can apply online till 04 November 2020. Hard copies should be received by 10 November 2020 ... Read More »

Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ Inaugurates International Faculty Visitors’ Accommodation at IIT Kharagpur

In an initiative towards attracting more faculty from prestigious foreign universities, the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has constructed new International Faculty Visitors’ Accommodation. The Institute is looking forward to hosting nearly 100 international faculty members for short-term and long-term teaching besides for Research and Development. Union Minister of Education Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ inaugurated the new International Visitors’ Accommodation virtually in the presence of ... Read More »

Trainee 20 posts in Cement Corporation of India

Cement Corporation of India Limited has issued a notification for the recruitment of a total of 20 trainee posts in different trades. Candidates having merit as per the trade can apply in online mode till the last date i.e. 25 October 2020. Application fee General and OBC will have to pay an application fee of Rs 750. While Rs 250 ... Read More »

Cabinet approves Rs. 5718 crore World Bank aided project STARS

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has approved the following: Implementation of the Strengthening Teaching-Learning and Results for States (STARS) project with a total project cost of Rs 5718 crore with the financial support of World Bank amounting to US $ 500 million (approximately Rs. 3700 crore). STARS project would be implemented as a new Centrally Sponsored Scheme under ... Read More »

Team Trifed Wins Virtual Edition of National Awards for Excellence in PSU for Investment in Start-UPS

The team of TRIFED Warriors led by Shri Pravir Krishna, Managing Director has been working diligently towards the transformation of lives of the tribal population across the country. Their unstinted efforts and initiatives got worthy recognition at the Virtual Edition of National Awards for Excellence – PSU held on October 14, 2020.Combined, the team won three Awards: two individual awards ... Read More »

Union Education Ministervirtually inaugurates new Lecture Hall Complex, Centralized Heating, Ventilation, Air conditioning and a Sewage Treatment Plant of IIT Roorkee

Union Minister for Education Shri Ramesh Pokhiyal ‘Nishank’today inaugurated the new Lecture Hall Complex(LHC), Centralized Heating, Ventilation, Air conditioning (HVAC) and a Sewage Treatment Plant(SPT) via online mode of the Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Roorkee. Minister of State for Education Shri Sanjay Dhotre also graced the occasion.The online ceremony also witnessed the presence of Prof. Ajit K Chaturvedi, Director, IIT ... Read More »

TRIFED, IIT Kanpur and Chhattisgarh MFP Federation E-Launch “Tech for Tribals” Initiative

“Tech For Tribals” initiative was e-launched by TRIFED, Ministry of Tribal Affairs in association with Chhattisgarh MFP Federation and IIT Kanpur today.  TRIFED, in collaboration with Ministry of Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) under the ESDP programme commenced the ‘Tech for Tribals’ programme that aims at the holistic development of tribals with a focus on entrepreneurship development, soft skills, IT, ... Read More »

Uttarakhand Public Service Commission has applied for 571 vacant posts of lecturers

Uttarakhand Public Service Commission has released advertisements for Uttarakhand Special Subordinate Teacher Services Examination 2020. Candidates can apply online for a total of 571 posts of General Branch Buff Female Branch in different subjects from 12 October to 01 November 2020. There are a total of 544 vacancies in different subjects in Lecturer General Branch and 27 vacancies in Lecturer ... Read More »

Trifed in Collaboration with Chhattisgarh MFP Federation and IIT, Kanpur to Launch “Tech for Tribals Initiative” Tomorrow

TRIFED under Ministry of Tribal Affairs in collaboration with Chhattisgarh MFP Federation and IIT, Kanpur will be launching Tech for Tribals initiative tomorrow. In order to provide advance level training to the Vandhan tribal beneficiaries, TRIFED has collaborated with MSME through its ESDP scheme for providing skill upgrading and entrepreneurial capacity building support to the Van Dhan tribal beneficiaries to ... Read More »

14 posts vacant at NIT Calicut, last date: 17 October 2020

National Institute of Technology, Calicut has sought applications from interested candidates for recruitment to the 14 vacant posts of adhoc and daily wedges. Candidates willing to work on these posts can apply online by 17 October 2020. Educational Qualification: Candidates should have completed BE / BTech / Civil Engineering / SSLC / ITI degree from a recognized institute. Detailed information ... Read More »

Apply for 535 Specialist Officer posts in PNB

Punjab National Bank (PNB) has extended the last date to apply for recruitment to a total of 535 posts of Specialist Officer. Candidates having qualification as per these posts can now apply online till 06 October 2020. These include 10 different categories of posts of manager and senior manager. Educational Qualifications Bachelor’s / Master / MBA / AICWA / PGDM ... Read More »

171 posts including steno vacant in Bureau of Indian Standards

The Bureau of Indian Standards has sought applications from eligible candidates for recruitment to 171 vacant posts including Junior Secretariat Assistant, Steno. Candidates willing to work on these posts can apply online through the official website till 26 September 2020. The admit card for the online examination will be issued by 20 October 2020. The online examination will be held ... Read More »

Recruitment on 1384 vacant posts of Assistant Professor, last date 18 September 2020

Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission has extended the application date for the recruitment of 1384 Assistant Professor vacancies. Candidates can now apply online for these posts by 18 September 2020. Educational Qualifications A PG degree with 50% marks. Detailed information related to this is available on the official website. Age Range General category candidates should not be below 21 years of ... Read More »

Institute- Industry collaboration to boost development of devices for osteoarthritis & diabetic foot ulcer

Development of orthotic devices may soon receive a boost with a Kerala based scientific institution collaborating with a Mohali based private manufacturer for co-development of such devices catering to clinical conditions such as osteoarthritis and diabetic foot ulcer. Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala (SCTIMST), an Institute of National Importance under the Department of Science and ... Read More »

UPPSC vacancies 610 officer posts, can apply online till 5 October 2020

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission has sought applications from eligible candidates for recruitment to 610 vacant posts including Engineer, Waiting Officer, Veterinary Officer, Mines Officer. Candidates willing to work on these posts can submit online applications by 05 October 2020. The last date for depositing the online application fee with the bank has been set as 01 October 2020. Description ... Read More »

675 Apprentice Posts to be restored in NLC

Big opportunity : Under this recruitment process qualified candidates will be appointed for 555 posts of X-ITI Trade Apprentices, 120 posts of Optional Trade Apprentices, 675 posts in total, appointments on all these posts will be done as per Apprenticeship Act 1961 Naveli Lignite Corporation Limited (NLC) has issued a notification for the recruitment of 675 total apprentice posts in ... Read More »

Recruitment of 220 vacant posts including management trainee

National Seeds Corporation Limited has again extended the application date for the recruitment of 220 vacant posts including Assistant, Management Trainee. Now interested candidates 15 Educational Qualification: Candidates should have passed B.Sc / MBA / BE / BTech / MSc degree with 60% marks in the subject related to recognized institute. Detailed information is available on the official website. Age ... Read More »

SSB Constable Tradesman Recruitment 2020 Apply Online For 1522 Posts

Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) has sought online applications from eligible candidates for recruitment to a total of 1522 posts of 16 different trades of constable tradesmen. Interested candidate Description of s: Constable Driver (Mail) 574 Constable (Laboratory Assistant) 21 Constable (Veterinary) 161 Constable (Aya) 05 Constable (Carpenter) 03 Constable (Plumber) 01 Constable (Painter) 12 Constable (Tailor) 20 Constable (Combler) 20 ... Read More »

297 vacancy of lecturer in polytechnic college

BPSC has established Mechanical and Mechanical of State Polytechnic / State Women Polytechnic Institutes under the Department of Science and Technology, Government of Bihar. Educational Qualifications Must have passed BE / BTech / BS / BSc Engineering with first class in Electronics Engineering / Technology or Mechanical Engineering / Technology branch from a recognized institute. Any degree or diploma obtained ... Read More »

41 posts including Project Assistant, MTS to be walk-in-interview

  The Indian Council of Medical Research National Institute of Malaria Research has sought applications for 41 posts including Project Assistant. 15 September to 17 September Educational Qualification: PG / PhD degree from recognized institute. Detailed information is available on the official website https://main.icmr.nic.in/. Age Limit: General category candidates should be between 25 to 42 years old. Pay Scale: 15,300 ... Read More »

Marwadi University Announces Online Admissions and New Hybrid Learning Model for the Year 2020-21

Udaipur : Enabling the spirit of rising against the current tide of the ongoing pandemic, Marwadi University, a leading private university based in Gujarat offering BE, MBA, BCA, BBA, MCA, B.Com, amongst other courses, has announced the commencement of its online applications process across some to equip students to succeed and face new challenges in 2020 and beyond. The University has facilitated the ... Read More »

Jobs growth in India slows in past 2 years: CARE Ratings

CARE Ratings in its latest study report has showed that the pace of employment growth in India has slowed down in the past two years, to 3.9 percent in 2017-18 and 2.8 percent in 2018-19 as the core industries have observed virtually, negative growth in hiring. It noted that growth in employment was 2.5 percent in 2015-16, 4.1 percent in ... Read More »

Innovative research uses remote radio telescope to detect cosmic rays

Curtin University researchers have developed a particle detector at the remote site of the Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) radio telescope that is capable of conducting a ground-breaking study into mysterious cosmic rays in the area’s harsh conditions. The project is the first coupling of a particle detector with the MWA, located in Western Australia’s Mid-West region about 800km north of ... Read More »

IIT Kharagpur’s Annual Global Business Model Competition, Empresario Launched

This year, Entrepreneurship Cell IIT Kharagpur are proud to present Empresario 2020 in association with the prestigious International Business Model Competition (IBMC) which is co-hosted by Stanford, Harvard and Brigham University. Empresario is the official qualifier to IBMC from India. The best entries in all categories will get a sponsored trip & direct entry in the quarter-finals of IBMC 2020, ... Read More »

16.61 lakh Candidates trained under PMKVY get placement

The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has been implementing Pradhan Mantri Kaushal VikasYojana (PMKVY 2.0) 2016-20 with a view to imparting skill development training to the prospective youth across 371 courses. As on 17.01.2020, 73.47 lakhs youths have been trained while 16.61 lakhs candidates have been placed under this programme. Further, under Craftsman Training Scheme, long term training ... Read More »

Dropee Launches Full Release of its B2B Marketplace with a New Web Interface

Kuala Lumpur :  Dropee, a local based technology start-up, today launched the full release of its B2B marketplace and introduced a new web interface to further streamline trading between suppliers and retailers.  Prior to the full release, Dropee was running on beta since early this year. Unlike previously, current Dropee is able to support any number of suppliers and retailers. In ... Read More »

Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination, 2019

Based  on  the  results  of  the  written  examination of the Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination, 2019 held  by  the UNION PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION from 28th to 30th June, 2019 followed by the Personality  Test  from 16th December, 2019 to 10th January, 2020  the  lists,  in  order  of  merit, of  the  candidates who have been recommended for  appointment  to  the  Group ‘A’  posts  of  Geologist,  ... Read More »

Tribal students going the smart way!

Udaipur : At a time when social media is on the radar for permeating negativity, triggering conflicts and social withdrawal, a squad of students, that too in rural tribal areas are benefiting of it immensely. The class tenth students at Kankarwa government senior secondary school in Kumbalgarh block of Rajsamand are using the smart phones and social media for taking lessons ... Read More »

Importance of Sociology

Sociology can be understood as a human science that deals with issues of daily life in a systematic way, elaborating concepts and methodologies for the understanding of certain social “realities”. Because it is a science that reflects the everyday life of social relations, it has a strong importance in raising issues involving conflicts, convergence of interests, power structures, etc. Sociology ... Read More »

CBSE declares Class 10 results, girls outshine boys

New Delhi : With a pass percentage of 92.45 in the Class 10 CBSE results, which were announced on Monday, girls outperformed boys by a margin of 2.31 per cent. Thirteen students bagged the first rank with 499 out of 500 marks. The second and third rank were shared by 24 and 58 students, respectively. A total of 2.25 lakh ... Read More »

ISRO successfully launches PSLV-C46, carrying earth observation satellite RISAT-2B

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh),May 22( ):  Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)- C46 successfully placed advanced earth observation satellite RISAT-2B (Radar Imaging Satellite-2B) into the orbit. The PSLV-C46 blasted off at 5.30 am from the first launch pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre on its 48th mission. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said, the country’s space agency India’s new ... Read More »

MBBS in the most important countries in the world

While getting to choose the right career path, there happens to be a lot of problems cropping up. While you may be left with thousands of options to choose from, getting to study some of the most lucrative careers is also something that you might like to reconsider. While people are engaged in their preparation for the exams, it is ... Read More »

‘Students must do one semester of community fieldwork’

Sonipat, Sep 27 ( ) University Grants Commission Vice-Chairman Bhushan Patwardhan on Friday called for one semester community field work for students, creation of a national academic credit bank and monitoring of research to maintain quality in higher education. Students cannot be given a set pattern of learning and be expected to match up to expectations as this process prohibits ... Read More »

IITs asked to come up action plan to improve global ranking

New Delhi, Sep 27 ( ) The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has drafted an action plan for IITs where these institutes of excellence have been asked to improve their international rankings. The government has been concerned with few Indian academic institutions finding a place in the global lists. Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank chaired the 53rd meeting of ... Read More »

PM seeks ideas from IITians for speech at IIT Madras

New Delhi, Sep 29 ( ) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is going to attend the convocation ceremony of IIT Madras in Chennai on Monday, has asked IITians and IIT alumni to share their ideas for his speech. “Tomorrow I would be in Chennai for the convocation ceremony of IIT Madras. I look forward to being with some of India’s ... Read More »

Minister for degree/diploma courses in skill development

New Delhi, Sep 30 ( ) There should be degree or diploma courses in skill development as mere certification would not work, said Union Power Minister R.K. Singh here on Monday. Addressing a conference of state Skill Development Ministers, he said the country needed to move from the primary sector to the tertiary sector as “we are lagging the developed ... Read More »

Kerala tops Niti Aayog’s school education quality index

New Delhi, Sep 30 ( ) The government policy think-tank Niti Aayog on Monday launched the school education quality index wherein states, including Kerala, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat and Assam have been ranked as the best-performing among large states, each achieving an overall performance score above 60 per cent, while Uttar Pradesh figures last in the ranking. As per ... Read More »

Sisodia inaugurates Mega Book Fair for Delhi govt schools

New Delhi, Oct 1 ( ) Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday inaugurated the third edition of Mega Book Fair for the city government schools with 9,445 books put on display. Inaugurated at the School of Excellence, Rohini, the book fair which offers books for pre-primary, primary to senior secondary levels, will end on October 11. Speaking at the ... Read More »

IIM Udaipur features in QS 2020 rankings

Jaipur, Oct 1 ( ) The Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur, (IIM-U) joined the league of top global MBA schools by getting listed in the QS 2020 Masters in Management (MIM) rankings. Until 2019, only three IIMs — IIM Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Calcutta — were part of the QS MIM rankings. In 2020, IIM-U joins this prestigious list. IIM-U’s two-year ... Read More »

Gandhi’s bronze statue unveiled in Bengaluru varsity

Bengaluru, Oct 2 ( ) Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala on Wednesday unveiled an eight-foot tall and 40-inch wide bronze statue of Mahatma Gandhi in the deemed private-run PES University to mark his 150th year. “The statue will spread the values and memories of Gandhiji for generations on this campus,” said Vala on the occasion. Shipped from Porbandar, Gujarat, the birthplace ... Read More »

NMC push for common entrance test in medical colleges

New Delhi, Oct 4 ( ) The government is making concerted efforts to constitute the National Medical Commission (NMC) at the earliest so that some of the major reforms like a common entrance test and regulation of fees can be implemented from the coming academic year 2020-21. According to Health Ministry officials, a common NEET (under graduate) examination for entry ... Read More »

JGU VC gets ‘Bicentennial Medal’ from US university

Sonipat, Oct 4 ( ) In recognition of O.P. Jindal Global University’s efforts to forge collaborations with universities across the world, the institution’s Vice Chancellor, Professor C. Raj Kumar was conferred the ‘Bicentennial Medal’ by Indiana University Bloomington in the US. “It is my very great pleasure that you have been awarded the Indiana University Bicentennial Medal. It is awarded ... Read More »

Students demand rollback of M.Tech fee hike in IITs

New Delhi, Oct 4 ( ) Demanding a rollback of the fee hike, IIT aspirants on Friday held a protest at Jantar Mantar here to protest against the 900 per cent hike in fees for M.Tech courses announced by the council of IITs last week. The protest organised under the aegis of All India Engineering Student Council has demanded revocation ... Read More »

UP officers undertaking study trips abroad to give presentation on return

Lucknow, Oct 5 ( ) Uttar Pradesh bureaucrats and officers going on official trips abroad will now have to give a presentation of the skills they gained there and their benefits for the state, said an senior state official. While sending on foreign study trips, priority will given to officers who have prior knowledge and experience of the subject of ... Read More »

Schools should make poetry reading compulsory: Naidu

Bhubaneswar, Oct 6 ( ) Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday urged schools to make poetry reading and appreciation a compulsory part of their curriculum. “I urge schools to make poetry reading and appreciation a compulsory part of the curriculum. I also ask the universities to encourage literature, arts and humanities education. “I believe that it is crucial to ... Read More »

MP school designed as train to attract children

Bhopal, Oct 7 ( ) Authorities in Madhya Pradesh’s Dindori district has designed a government school to look like a train aimed at attracting children and increaseing student count. Dindora is one of the tribal-dominated districts in the state. Due to its underdevelopment, there has been no rail connectivity in the district so far. Keeping in mind the attraction of ... Read More »

Students’ protest against ICAI enters third day

New Delhi, Sep 25 ( ) Hundreds of students are protesting against the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) since Monday demanding the right to get answer-sheets re-evaluated. Also supported by some chartered accountants, who run CA coaching classes, students are demanding better transparency in the paper evaluation process. The protest got a boost when Congress leader Rahul Gandhi ... Read More »