Sunday January 4, 2015
The government has decided to seek suggestions from software giant Infosys and famed architect Hafeez Contractor to develop a model architectural plan for setting up new IITs and IIMs.
World News | Jodi Kantor, The New York Times | Tuesday December 23, 2014
In the history of American higher education, it is hard to top the luck and timing of the Stanford Class of 1994, whose members arrived on campus barely aware of what an email was and yet grew up to help teach the rest of the planet to shop, send mon...
Bhubaneshwar News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Thirty three tribal students from Bonda hills in Malkangiri district of Odisha took admission in the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) for higher education.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday August 1, 2014
As part of her government's effort to give a boost to the Higher Education sector, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today proposed introducing 163 new courses in Arts and Science colleges in the state this year.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Zenebu Tadesse, the Ethiopian minister for women, children and youth affairs was in India on a personal visit and considers India her home away from home. After all, this was where she completed her higher education.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 7, 2014
The grit and determination of the 46 nurses helped in their evacuation from Iraq, said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy as he called for providing higher education and jobs in the state so that there is no need to go abroad.
Indo Asian News Service | Monday June 23, 2014
The "Stop Cyber Crime Army", comprising volunteers of the National Service Scheme (NSS), is the brainchild of the higher education department.
Monday June 16, 2014
The Narendra Modi government should spend 8 per cent of GDP on expansion of higher education in the country and free the sector from the malaise of "capitation and corruption", education experts observed in Pune on Saturday.
World News | Richard Perez Pena, The New York Times | Friday May 30, 2014
In academia, where brand reputation is everything, one university holds an especially enviable place these days when it comes to attracting students and money.
Sunday May 4, 2014
An education loan can not only fund your higher studies but also help save tax. The interest paid on the education loan can be claimed as deduction, as per Section 80E of the Income Tax Act, 1961.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 1, 2014
It is the only Indian educational institute in the 2014 league table of '100 Under 50' institutions released by the 'Times Higher Education' magazine.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 10, 2014
Reflecting the growing presence of politicians in the field of private higher education in Tamil Nadu, the April 24 Lok Sabha elections fray in the state features at least a dozen candidates who head or have stake in engineering and medical colleges.
Wednesday December 11, 2013
Two years after a Stanford professor drew 160,000 students from around the globe to a free online course on artificial intelligence, starting what was widely viewed as a revolution in higher education, early results for such large-scale courses are d...
Sunday December 1, 2013
Emergency is like an alarm. We wake up only when it strikes. For us, an emergency could be anything - an international vacation, higher education or health-related issues. And, we all love the word loan.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 1, 2013
The new Australian government is set to announce a series of steps to make its student visa regime simpler to attract more foreign students, including those from India, and revive the billion dollar higher education industry
Tuesday October 22, 2013
Whatever be our goals in life - vacation, higher education, saving for a house loan, children's education, or even retirement - mutual funds can be among a range of investment vehicles to save for it.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday October 21, 2013
When Babubhai Patel had the second of his three daughters, fellow villagers sympathised with him. The poor cattle farmer would have to sell off his cows to marry off his daughters they said aloud. For no one in Kangvi, a village of 200-odd inhabitant...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 11, 2013
Karnataka on Thursday sought 90 per cent funding from the central government to implement the national higher education mission - Rashtriya Ucchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA).on Thursday sought 90 per cent funding from the central government to implemen...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 3, 2013
India has improved its position in the world's definitive university rankings with five Indian varsities entering the top 400 list, up from three in 2012.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 2, 2013
The Delhi government plans to provide 90 per cent reservation for students from the national capital in the 12 Delhi University colleges it funds, Higher Education Minister AK Walia said on Tuesday.
South | Uma Sudhir | Thursday September 19, 2013
As parents scramble all over the country, paying a king's ransom to get their child an engineering seat, Andhra Pradesh has a problem of plenty.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Thursday September 19, 2013
Activist Yogendra Yadav was on Wednesday sacked from the University Grants Commission (UGC) for being a member of Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party as the government said his association with the top body of higher education may give a scope for its ...
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday September 8, 2013
On the occasion of Teacher's Day, NDTV took a look at the state of higher education in India. Below is the full transcript of 'Educating India, The Challenge Ahead' on NDTV Dialogues.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday September 5, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has dropped School Education Minister Dr Vaigaichelvan from her cabinet. Planiappan, Minister for Higher Education, will hold the additional charge.