IGNOU B.Ed, Management admission 2019: Online registration process ends today, apply at ignou.ac.in

IGNOU B.Ed admission 2019: The entrance examination is scheduled to be conducted on December 16, 2018 IGNOU B.Ed admission 2019: The entrance examination is scheduled to be conducted on December 16, 2018IGNOU B.Ed admission 2019: The online registration process for the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) B.Ed, Management programme will be closed on Sunday, November 18. The entire progra...

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Kerala introduces new open online learning programme- ‘KOOL’

Representational Image/ FileThe Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE) has rolled out“ KOOL, its Online Open Learning training platform. “KOOL is a major step by the State of Kerala to become India’s first complete digital state in Education”, said Prof C Raveendranath, state Education minister. Representational Image/ File “KOOL is a major step by the State of Ke...

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UGC NET admit card to release tomorrow, download at ugcnetonline.in

UGC NET admit card 2018: The admit card will be released tomorrow at the official website ugcnetonline.in UGC NET admit card 2018: The admit card will be released tomorrow at the official website ugcnetonline.inUGC NET admit card 2018: The University Grants Commission will release the admit card for the National Eligibility Test (NET) examination on Monday, November 19. UGC NET admit card 2018: St...

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Anju Seth takes over as IIM-Calcutta director ” first woman to hold post

(Express Photo)IIM-Calcutta has welcomed its first ever woman director, with Professor Anju Seth taking over from Saibal Chattopadhyay. Anju Seth with other IIM-C officials. (Express Photo) Anju Seth with other IIM-C officials. Having said that, there was a time when 5 per cent of students here were women, and now there are 30 per cent women students at IIM-Calcutta. While Seth officially took ove...

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Fake degree row: ABVP takes aim at two NSUI office bearers, says probe admission

DU Proctor Neeta Sehgal did not respond to queries by The Indian Express. Ankiv Baisoya was elected DUSU president on September 13 Ankiv Baisoya was elected DUSU president on September 13After the NSUI brought to light the fake marksheet of Delhi University Students’ Union president Ankiv Baisoya, the ABVP was forced to suspend him from the organisation and ask him to step down from his post. La...

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We are the world

World Citizens Day is observed on November 19 every year.It is a wonderful opportunity to experience the feeling that we are part of a big global community. The moment we feel that we are global citizens, our world view will change. Teachers should discuss global issues in the classroom and help students become aware of what is happening around the world. Do educators in India allow the student co...

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Cut yourself some slack

Yes, by all means set goals for yourself, but be realistic about how and when you will achieve them. Goals set for life, to be reached by the time one is this age or that. My 25-year-old friend should probably go back and re-think his criteria for success and failure, and not blame himself too much. When you’re 18 ” or 25, as in the case of my young friend ” every year seems like a...

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Language of collaboration

As long as we speak the language of collaboration, taking that leap of trust shouldn’t be difficult. While an individual’s talent matters, how she contributes to the team’s talent and strengthens the team as a unit, becomes more critical. Individual Vs. teamOrganisations the world over now favour collaboration over individualism. This leads to the pivotal question: What makes a great team an...

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An exchange spree

Also, being an exchange programme, students benefit from interacting with different groups of academics in an exciting international environment. Subsequently, I applied and got selected in the Erasmus Mundus MSc in computational mechanics programme with funding which was more than enough to cover my monthly living expenses. That is why I was interested in pursing computational mechanics. I did my...

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Foundation laid for Shillong Juvenile school

Representational Image/ FileMeghalaya High Court Chief Justice Mohammad Yaqoob Mir on Saturday laid the foundation stone of the Shillong Juvenile School at Mawkasiang here. The school will help mainstreaming the children through observation, education and vocational training as incorporated in the Juvenile Justice Act. Justice S R Sen, who heads the Juvenile Justice Committee of the High Court, an...

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36 Ekalavya model residential schools to be set up in Meghalaya: Tribal Affairs Minister Oram

File Photo “The Tribal Affairs Ministry is contemplating to establish 36 Ekalavya model residential schools in Meghalaya. “The Tribal Affairs Ministry is contemplating to establish 36 Ekalavya model residential schools in Meghalaya. File PhotoUnion Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram Saturday announced the establishment of Ekalavya model residential schools in 36 blocks of Meghalaya at the cost ...

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The problem of burning out

It will also not be necessary for school students to drop a year to prepare for the JEE Main. Over 10 lakh students attempt JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) every year. I propose that B.Tech admissions into IITs happen in the third year, after students spend two years in engineering colleges. The science departments of the IITs, freed from the teaching load, can work with smart school students, desirous ...

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Lessons from leather

I was lucky to get my first preference, the Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI) in Chennai. My project involved analysing the factors responsible for the export performance of leather garments in India. It has a huge database and an economics department in place, which definitely was an ideal place for me, given my interest in applied econometrics. For the next two weeks, we were given orien...

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Mumbai University revises LLB exam schedule, check important dates here

Mumbai University Law examinations rescheduled, check dates hereExaminationsFirst LLB- GEN LLB (Sem II) (3 years), LLB (Sem VI) (3 years), Third year LLB/ BLS (5 year course) (Sem VI), Fifth year LLB (5 year course) (Sem X)Scheduled dateNovember 15Revised dateDecember 4, 2018Second LLB/ GEN LLB (Sem IV) (3 years), Fourth year LLB (5 year course) (Sem VIII), First year LLB/ BLS (5 year course) (Sem...

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How effective is this?

Also, the pattern is highly problematic for the social science courses where there are no black and white answers. An individual’s understanding of a particular topic can vary, based on his/her socialisation which cannot be summed up in one word answers. The answers are supposed to be backed by detailed explanation, which can vary from person to person, based on their experiences. The pattern of...

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Professor Anju Seth becomes first woman director of IIM-Calcutta

Professor Seth is an alumni of IIM-C and has most recently held the position of Pamplin Professor of Management at Virginia Tech, USA Professor Seth is an alumni of IIM-C and has most recently held the position of Pamplin Professor of Management at Virginia Tech, USAProfessor Anju Seth became the first woman director of the Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C) in the five decades of its...

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Political will needed to bring changes in education sector: Manish Sisodia

Express Photo/ FileA political will is necessary to bring about a revolution in the education sector in the country, Delhi deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said Friday. “In Delhi, we have seen parents taking their children out of private schools and enrolling them in government schools, something unheard of until now,” said Manish Sisodia. Express Photo/ File “In Delhi, we have seen pare...

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Fake degree row: NSUI candidate writes to V-C seeking re-election

The NSUI argued for Chhillar taking up the position of DUSU president, citing the Representation of People’s Act 1951. Ankiv Baisoya was elected DUSU president on September 13 Ankiv Baisoya was elected DUSU president on September 13DUSU secretary Aakash Choudhary, from the NSUI, Friday submitted a memorandum to the Vice-Chancellor asking for fresh elections. The AISA has demanded that criminal p...

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DU cancels Ankiv Baisoya admission after TN varsity confirms degree is fake

Baisoya and DU Registrar Tarun Kumar Das did not respond to calls and texts by The Indian Express. For all the latest Education News, download Indian Express App “He (Sarao) has written a letter to the Registrar about the cancellation of admission. The decision was taken on Wednesday after Thiruvalluvar University (TU) sent a written note to DU confirming that Baisoya’s marksheet pertaining to...

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Supreme Court quashes plea seeking better RTE implementation

The society had sought implementation of the right to education of children in the 6-14 years age group. (File) The bench, also comprising Justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph, took note of the fact that the Centre has given the response after taking note of the representation. The bench, also comprising Justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph, took note of the fact that the Centre has given the response aft...

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‘Don’t expect miracles’, says SC refusing to hear PIL on RTE implementation

Refusing to monitor the RTE implementation in the country, a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said, “Don’t expect miracles. The teachers’ body, in its PIL, had sought implementation of the right to education of children aged between six to 14 years. (File)“Don’t expect miracles” in a huge country like India, the Supreme Court said Friday, refusing to further hear a PIL seekin...

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Anna University announces revised exam dates postponed due to Cyclone Gaja

Anna University exams 2018: Check the rescheduled datesDate of scheduled examsNovember 15, 2018Revised datesNovember 22Date of scheduled examsNovember 16Revised datesDecember 13Date of scheduled examsNovember 17Revised datesDecember 14, 2018. Anna University had this week released a notification regarding the cancellation of all examinations for various department scheduled to be conducted on Nove...

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CBSE Class 10 English sample paper for 2019 board exams

CBSE Class 10 board exams 2019: Here is the sample paper on English CBSE Class 10 board exams 2019: Here is the sample paper on EnglishCBSE Class 10 board exams 2019: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct board examinations from February for the coming academic year 2019. (1—4=4 marks)Before word afterThe study fossils is very important (a) ________ ________ _______and...

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IIFT MBA 2019 admit card released, download at iift.ac.in

IIFT MBA 2019 admit card: The written test will be conducted on December 2, 2018 from 10 am to 12 pm IIFT MBA 2019 admit card: The written test will be conducted on December 2, 2018 from 10 am to 12 pmIIFT MBA 2019 admit card: The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) has released the identity card or the admit card of the Master of Business Administration International Business (MBA IB) examin...

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Bihar Board Inter exams from February 6, Matric exams from Februray 21

BSEB Class 10, 12 board exams 2019: BSEB class 10 exams will commence on February 21 and will continue till February 28, 2019 BSEB Class 10, 12 board exams 2019: BSEB class 10 exams will commence on February 21 and will continue till February 28, 2019BSEB Class 10, 12 board exams 2019: The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has released the date sheet for matric or class 10 and class 12 exams o...

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Anna University, CUTN, Puducherry University, Bharathidasan University postpone exams due to Cyclone Gaja

Cyclone Alert for north Tamil Nadu & Puducherry coast (Twitter/PIB_India) Cyclone Alert for north Tamil Nadu & Puducherry coast (Twitter/PIB_India)After Anna University and Puducherry University, Central University of Tamil Nadu (CUTN) has cancelled their annual examination due to Cyclone Gaja. The local administrations in various districts of Tamil Nadu including Nagapattinam, Thanjavur, Ramanath...

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Cyclone Gaja: CUTN, Anna University, Puducherry University, Bharathidasan University postpone exams

Cyclone Alert for north Tamil Nadu & Puducherry coast (Twitter/PIB_India) Cyclone Alert for north Tamil Nadu & Puducherry coast (Twitter/PIB_India)After Anna University and Puducherry University, Central University of Tamil Nadu (CUTN) has cancelled their annual examination due to Cyclone Gaja. The local administrations in various districts of Tamil Nadu including Nagapattinam, Thanjavur, Ramanath...

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UNESCO MGIEP and Andhra govt launch second edition of ‘Tech 2018’ in Vishakhapatnam

Over the next three days, Tech 2018 will feature speakers from the fields of digital learning, artificial intelligence, games for learning and more. In addition, UNESCO MGIEP launched a digital screening app for dyslexia. The three-day education conference was inaugurated by AP CM N Chandrababu Naidu who said that he wants to make technological advancements in education a reality. “We at UNESCO ...

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IISc, IIT-Delhi among top 100 in Global University Employability Rankings

The leading Indian institutions in terms of employability are the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and Bombay. To produce the 2018 ‘Global University Employability Ranking’, an online survey was completed by two panels of participants between May and September 2018. “India’s performance in the employability ranking has been somewha...

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IGNOU B.Ed admission 2019 registration date extended

IGNOU B.Ed admission 2019: Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has extended application submission date for B.Ed and management programme. IGNOU B.Ed admission 2019: Candidates can apply online visiting the official website “ ignou.ac.in. The entire programme fees of IGNOU B.Ed is Rs 50,000. Candidates can apply online by visiting the official website “ ignou.ac.in. The la...

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