Education

Gian Sagar crisis: Shifting students only option as Punjab govt refuses to take over medical college.

A day after the Punjab government told Punjab and Haryana high court that it can’t take over Gian Sagar medical college in Banur, the shifting of its 1500 students seems only option left now...............

40,000 students from Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, and HP to appear for NEET on Sunday.

Nearly 40,000 students belonging to Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Himachal Pradesh will appear for single shift National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Exam (NEET) to get admissions in around 2,500 MBBS seats.............

AP SSC or Class 10 board exam results to be declared soon.

Andhra Pradesh’s Board of Secondary Education is expected to announce the results of the Senior Secondary Certificate (SSC) or Class 10 board examination at 3pm on Saturday.................

Girls outshine boys for top spots in JKBOSE Class 12 exams.

With Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) declaring Class 12 results on Saturday evening, girls have again outshined boys as far as the top slots were concerned..................

Maharashtra education minister’s remarks on school fee hike creates confusion, say parents.

Caught in fee-hike row, Mumbai schools and parents are unable to find any relief in education minister Vinod Tawde’s stance on the matter. They said that Tawde’s recent statement that schools can increase............

Kick off: UP govt schools to make efforts to get students to fall in love with football.

LUCKNOW: Students of government-run schools in Uttar Pradesh will now get an opportunity to play football on a regular basis and improve their skills in the game................

For Stephen Hawking-inspired wheelchair-bound IIT aspirant, cosmos is the limit.

“He wants to make a big name for himself in science,” beams Sujata Dey (38) about son Tuhin, who is affected by arthrogryposis multiplex congenita (AMC), a disorder that develops during a...........

Trump impact: As international student numbers fall, US universities send out welcome messages.

Many US colleges and universities, faced with declining numbers of applications from overseas, are trying to reassure potential international students they will be welcome on campus despite what they......

CBSE tells affiliated schools not to sell books, uniforms inside campuses.

The Delhi high court on Tuesday directed the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to ensure that schools affiliated to it must not indulge in commercial activities such as selling books and ......

Mizoram boy, giving friend a haircut, had no idea he was HSLC 2017 exam topper.

The results of the Mizoram High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) or Class 10 exam did not throw up any surprises. The outcome, though, caught the topper unawares..............

Mumbai University to start assessing answer booklets tomorrow, sets a target of 1.50 lakh a day.

Four weeks after examinations started, University of Mumbai officials said they aim to start assessing the 22 lakh answer booklets by tomorrow. About 50 scanners have been bought and are ready to use ..........

RTE quota seats multiply but not admissions, Mumbai civic body to look into it.

Applications to the seats reserved under the Right to Education (RTE) quota have multiplied — from 1,936 to 9,426 — in the past four years, but the number of admissions have not increased...............

Ensure migration of students in ‘reverse direction’: President.

Noting that a large number of students still visit abroad for higher studies, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said efforts should be made to ensure migration of students in the “reverse direction”......

Over 4 lakh candidates to appear in Lucknow University’s BEd entrance test.

Nearly 4.6 lakh candidates will write the BEd Joint Entrance Examination (2017-19) conducted by Lucknow University on Wednesday, against last year’s 3.03 lakh students, officials said on Tuesday.............

No cheats: Universities, other institutes to be penalised for duping students of distance learning.

New Delhi: Filing of FIR against management of universities and other institutes offering distance learning if they dupe students, installing CCTVs inside exam centres, having quality..............

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) 2017 begin today (May 1) for Anna University, others.

Notification for the Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA) has been released and the application process will start from today (May1)............

Increase SC, ST and OBC representation: Govt pushes for faculty quota in IIMs.

Pushing once again for faculty reservations in IIMs, the Human Resource Development ministry (HRD) has written to all the campuses asking them to increase the representation from SC, ST and OBC ............

Maha medical admissions: HC stays domicile reservation in deemed, private institutes.

The Bombay high court on Sunday stayed the recent government resolution (GR) introducing 67.5% reservation for students domiciled in Maharashtra and 25% reservation for backward categories...........

Teaching computer science to class 10,12 gets cheaper for Maha schools.

Computer education in Mumbai schools will become cheaper from this year. The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) has revised the class 10 and 12 Information Communication..............

Nalanda University to collaborate with Japan’s Kanazawa University.

The Nalanda University (NU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Kanazawa University of Japan for academic collaboration, a NU statement said on Friday................

JEE Main 2017: All Super 30 students are successful, one among them is Bihar topper.

Rishabh from Bihar Sharif who emerged as the state topper with an All India Rank (AIR) 404 after obtaining 296 marks out of 360 in the JEE Mains, the results were declared on Thursday,...........

PM Modi’s fans, JEE Main 2017 toppers in Dehradun want to help him build India.

Influenced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s charismatic style and determination to develop .........

PIMS-Jalandhar under lens, CM suggests handover of medical institute to ‘group like Medanta’.

With chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh ordering a close watch on private medical colleges running in the state, the functioning of the Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), Jalandhar,.............

Punjab runs risk of losing 250 MBBS seats as Gian Sagar, Chintpurni medical colleges stare at closure.

Punjab is set to lose 250 MBBS seats in the coming session as the fate of Gian Sagar Medical College at Banur near Patiala and Chintpurni Medical College near Pathankot hang in the balance..............

Girls outshine boys in Goa Board HSSC 2017 Class 12 exam, 89% students pass.

Nearly 89% students passed the HSSC (class XII) exam conducted recently by the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary (GBSHSE), an official said today. The results were announced today, April 27.............

JEE Mains 2017: Son of compounder from Udaipur tops exam with 360/360 score.

Regular classes and a bit of confidence helped Rajasthan’s Kalpit Veerwal score full marks and clinch the All India Rank 1 in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2017. The results were announced.........

Mumbai University scholars haven’t received monthly fellowships for last six months.

Around 120 non-NET MPhil and PhD scholars at the University of Mumbai (MU) have not received their monthly fellowships for the last six months, as the University Grants Commission ..............

UGC will be useless if its rules are not followed, says SC.

The University Grants Commission (UGC) would become a useless body if its regulations are not followed by universities, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday, voicing concern over a string .............

Now, admissions for class 12 in Maharashtra colleges to go online.

From the coming academic year, 2017-18, Class 12 admissions to state-run junior colleges will be conducted online; much like first-year junior college (FYJC) online process, ...............

JEE Advanced test over mobile phone? It may be a reality soon.

A committee has suggested the JEE Advanced test — the final round of the gruelling process to qualify for the country’s premier Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) — be conducted through mobile phones..........

  • Konkan World
  • Stay Connected
  • Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube

KONKAN WORLD offers accurate, up-to-date, a large collection of videos from KONKAN WORLD VIDEOS and indulge in fun you will not find else where!.
© Copyright 2014 Konkanworld media Inc