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Mysore University

Mysore University opens up 44 online courses under new platform 'SWAYAM', an MHRD initiative

Now the post-graduate students of the University have the option of choosing 44 subjects under UGC-MOOCs SWAYAM between July and November this year

Published on 23rd June 2019
Fake

SFI writes to MHRD and pulls the plug on fake universities offering DLitt degrees to VIPs. Full list inside

The list has nine universities. The organisation has also submitted a letter to the Ministry of Human Resource Development on Thursday

Published on 21st June 2019
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Academics debate anomalies in NIRF ranking, recommend ways to make process more credible

NIRF maintained that the rankings were based on the data submitted by varsities, academia raising red flags, pointed out glaring gaps in the process

Published on 10th June 2019
IIT Kanpur campus

IIT K researchers furious as they are yet to receive new stipend, 5 months after hike was announced

The Ministry of Science and Technology had hiked the stipend amount by 25 per cent from January 1, 2019. But a memo by IITK says something different

Published on 3rd June 2019
Stop Hindi Imposition

Mandatory Hindi recommendation removed from edu policy: After #StopHindiImposition backlash, MHRD modifies NEP draft

The initial draft of the NEP 2019 released by the MHRD made it mandatory for non-Hindi speaking states to learn Hindi till Grade 6. The policy faced a huge backlash from people across the country

Published on 3rd June 2019
IIT Hike Research Fellowship

#HikeResearchFellowship: Five months after protests, only 10 IITs have actually hiked stipends for researchers

A crowdsourced list says that most public institutes of higher education in the country are yet to disburse the hiked stipends 
 

Published on 1st June 2019
autonomous colleges

Not just universities, but autonomous colleges will also give out degrees soon

Universities will be distinguished from degree-granting colleges by the fact that they offer graduate programmes in a broad range of subjects

Published on 31st May 2019
Doctor Surgery

MBBS students will soon have to write a common exit exam, just like NEET

The exit exam is said to serve a dual purpose of acting as an entrance examination for postgraduate courses. It will be held in the end of the fourth year

Published on 31st May 2019
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Soon MHRD will be replaced by the Ministry of Education (MoE)

If the newly formed cabinet approves the Draft National Education Policy, the MHRD will cease to exist soon

Published on 31st May 2019
Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, HRD minister

Modi Sarkaar 2.0: Ex-Uttarakhand CM Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank gets MHRD, here's what you need to know

After Uttarakhand was formed in the year 2000, Ramesh headed 12 departments, including taxes, revenue, finance and drinking water in the hill state

Published on 31st May 2019
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Soon, Tamil Nadu will use data to develop new assessment models for government schools

A new education assessment model may soon find root in Tamil Nadu to help students to be competent and go beyond scoring marks alone

Published on 22nd May 2019
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UGC's irregular disbursement of stipends leave Dalit scholars in distress

Many Dalit scholars across the country who are eligible for the RGNF haven't received their stipends for months 

Published on 21st May 2019
Pondicherry University

Pondicherry University and affiliated colleges to implement 10 per cent EWS reservations

Gurmeet Singh, Vice-Chancellor, Pondicherry University, has directed all 65 affiliated colleges to implement 10 percent Economically Weaker Section (EWS) reservation in a phased manner

Published on 8th May 2019
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137 years of stellar education: Why St Joseph's College in Bengaluru is among the best

Dr Fr Victor Lobo SJ talks about the efforts that went into making St Joseph's College in Bengaluru the education behemoth that it is today and why they may soon be upgraded to a University

Published on 8th May 2019
Aasim

Fight to study: Specially-abled youngster from Kerala determined to continue his fight for better education

Aasim, who completed Class VII from the Velimanna Government Mappila UP School, has been urging the government to upgrade the school to a high school

Published on 26th April 2019

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