Election 2014 | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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 | 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.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 28, 2013
The Madras High Court on Wednesday ordered issue of notice to the Higher Education Secretary and University of Madras on a PIL praying for removal of a Tamil short story and novel from the syllabus for first semester undergraduate students as it was ...
Tuesday July 16, 2013
Loans are important part of modern day personal finance. Most of us rely on loans for funding our higher education, new car or home etc. Though loans boost our purchasing power, over reliance on debt often leads to financial stress.
Thursday July 4, 2013
At a time when the UK is mulling hefty visa cash bond raising concerns here, France announced on Thursday a slew of India-specific measures easing visa norms for those wanting to pursue higher education, a move that is expected to increase the inflow...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 4, 2013
At a time when the UK is mulling hefty visa cash bond raising concerns in India, France on Thursday announced a slew of India-specific measures easing visa norms for those wanting to pursue higher education, a move that is expected to increase the in...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 7, 2013
Over 83 per cent students today cleared the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, with girls once again outshining the boys.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 30, 2013
The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education today declared the XII exam results, which once again saw girls outshining boys.
India | Indo- Asian News Service | Thursday May 30, 2013
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Thursday declared the results for its Class 10 examinations, with 98.76 percent students clearing the exam for admission to higher classes.