Education

NEET exam centres too far from home, say Mumbai aspirants.

After a week’s delay, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced exam centres for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for medical courses on Saturday. Students, however........

Now, Class-1 students won’t have to carry books and bags in Haryana.

Now, Class 1 students of government schools in Haryana won’t have to carry books and bags..............

‘Depressed’ IIT Kharagpur 4th-year student commits suicide.

A fourth-year engineering student at IIT-Kharagpur was found hanging in his hostel room late on Friday night, the latest in a string of similar deaths at premier institutes that have been..........

NCERT to review school textbooks to update content; may include demonetisation.

The Narendra Modi government has decided to undertake a review of school textbooks. The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT), an organisation that assists.............

NEET 2017: Admit cards to be released today.

The admit cards for National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 will be released on Saturday...........

From 2018, more seats for women in IITs to combat gender imbalance.

IITs will admit more women from 2018. The top admissions body of the IITs approved additional seats for women on Saturday.......

Won’t check answer papers if dues are not cleared, say Mumbai university teachers.

While delay in appointing an agency to digitise answer-sheets of the current semester at the University of Mumbai (MU) is already stalling assessment, teachers too have now...........

School principal urges high court to quash FIR by peon over WhatsApp joke.

A school principal has urged the Bombay high court to quash an FIR filed against him by a peon for forwarding a joke on a WhatsApp group which allegedly violated provisions ............

Panjab University students allege torture, SSP to look into it.

A local court on Wednesday directed UT Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) to probe allegations of torture and harassment by students booked for Tuesday’s violence in Panjab University.........

CBSE slaps notice on 2,000 schools for not sharing information on fees, facilities.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued a show cause notice to over 2,000 schools affiliated to it across the country for not making certain information public...........

Inflated scores, 100% cut-offs: HRD ministry to discuss issue of ‘moderation’ of marks with state.

Is the government attempting to control soaring cut-offs for admissions to top institutes such as Delhi University? This seems likely if a meeting called by HRD ministry of all state educations.........

Violence on Panjab University campus: All eyes on left-wing student outfit.

Right before the students protesting against fee hike were to charge on police personnel for the second time at Panjab University on Tuesday, Damanpreet Singh, campus president of the Students ..........

UP Board to widen existing yoga syllabus for over one crore students of classes 9 to 12.

The existing yoga syllabus is set to widen for students of classes 9 to 12 enrolled in over 25,000 schools affiliated to the UP Board of Secondary Education across 75 districts of the state...........

Peak performance: College students are evening people, work best ‘later in the day’.

Washington DC: Students learn more effectively between 11 am and 9.30 pm than at other times of the day, a recent study has revealed................

School fees : Survey shows up to 20% hike this year; parents seek correction.

More than half of all parents surveyed in a countrywide study have said that the school fees of their children were hiked between 11 and 20% this year, highlighting the mounting cost...........

Three Indians selected for Gates scholarship at Cambridge University.

Three Indians are among 90 Gates Cambridge scholars selected from nearly 6,000 applicants from around the world for postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge from the academic year..............

WBJEE 2017: Admit cards released, download them here.

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) on Monday released the admit cards for WBJEE-2017, the common entrance examination for admission to undergraduate..................

UPSEE 2017 admit card to be released tomorrow.

Uttar Pradesh’s Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University will release the admit card for UP State Entrance Examination (UPSEE-2017) on Tuesday (April 11). A notification.................

Engineering colleges flouting student-faculty ratio to face action: AICTE.

Engineering colleges not maintaining the prescribed student-faculty ratio will be liable for action, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has said........................

UPSC IAS Prelims 2017: Here’s your guide to pass the examination.

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will conduct the civil services (CS) preliminary examination on June 18 this year. The commission conducts the CS exam every year to ...............

SSC MTS exam 2017: Detailed strategy to clear paper 1.

More than 6 million candidates have applied for 8,300 Multi-Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff (MTS) posts in the country advertised by the Staff...................

SBI PO 2017 pre-exam training call letters released, download them here.

The State Bank of India (SBI) on Thursday issued the pre-examination training call letter for SC/ST/Religious Minority community candidates,.............

SSC CBT for matriculation and 10+2 level posts: Answer keys released, raise objections now.

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the tentative answer keys of written examination in computer based mode for Selection Posts for matriculation and 10+2 (higher secondary)...........

CBSE biology students asked which is better, burial or cremation?

The teachers and students described the Class 12 CBSE Biology paper as tricky and moderately difficult. However one question about cremation practices in the paper led to people questioning..........

JNU teachers say cuts in number of MPhil, PhD seats in university unconstitutional.

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) teachers association has said that cuts in the number of seats in MPhil/PhD seats in colleges affiliated to the varsity are.....................

SC allows candidates above 25 years to take NEET exam, form fill-up till April 5.

The Supreme Court on Friday allowed medical aspirants of over 25 years to take this year’s NEET examination. It has also allowed them to fill...........

Apple adds keyboard touch functions to Mac in major refresh

November 1: Apple unveiled some of the long-awaited updates to its Mac computers on Thursday, aiming to spark consumer interest in a product line often overshadowed by newer gadgets like the iPad and iPhone.

No need to present non-creamy layer proof for govt jobs

The appointing authorities would accept production of self-attested photo copy of the non-creamy.......

HRD Ministry announces universities ranking, IIT Madras and IIM Bangalore top the list

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is ranked as country’s third best university......

Move over glass, here comes transparent wood

A team of researchers has managed to transform real wood into still-real transparent wood, paving...

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