Reduce Publishing in India and...

Oct 11, 2018 by

The publishing crisis in India is due to the government’s policy of making research compulsory across all institutions without taking...

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Top Technology Institutes Recr...

Oct 3, 2018 by

Indian Institutes of Technology will pool their resources to hire professors collectively from...

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Revamp of University Regulator...

Oct 1, 2018 by

The Indian government’s move to replace the University Grants Commission, with a new body to allow institutions more autonomy...

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Internationalization Ambition ...

Sep 29, 2018 by

India has announced several initiatives aimed at boosting its universities’ international rankings and image...

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IIT-Delhi Set for a Makeover

Aug 28, 2018 by

IITD is set to extend its reputation beyond engineering.

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Number of Female Students Maki...

Aug 26, 2018 by

Number of female students making IIT entry doubles.

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To Boost Global Rankings, IITs...

Aug 20, 2018 by

IITs to promote institutions via dinner meetings, lectures, tie-ups, journal ads & social...

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Indian Students Win Microsoft ...

Aug 17, 2018 by

The Microsoft Imagine Cup is a technology competition where students from around the globe team up to solve some of the world’s...

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IIT-B Generates Highest Revenu...

Aug 13, 2018 by

IIT-Bombay, was followed by IIT-Madras and IIT-Delhi in terms of revenue...

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Indian Conference Visa Denial ...

Aug 10, 2018 by

Academics have reacted strongly to the denial by the Indian government of visas to Pakistani...

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Blockbuster Placement Year at ...

Aug 2, 2018 by

It’s an incredible hiring season at new IITs, their best...

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The Unwanted Makeover of India...

Aug 1, 2018 by

The UGC’s planned replacement and the ’eminence’ tag for Jio Institute form part of the shock and awe tactics by...

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Replacing the UGC Won’t ...

Jul 28, 2018 by

It is being billed by the Modi government as an attempt to introduce ‘minimum government, maximum governance’, but Indian higher...

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New Regulatory Body Will Push ...

Jul 26, 2018 by

The Indian government has put forward two draft acts to replace the higher education regulatory body with a new...

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Hands-On Experiments to Improv...

Jul 25, 2018 by

Though science should be taught through observations and demonstrations, it has been limited to...

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Will India’s Institutes ...

Jul 23, 2018 by

Could Institutes of Eminence fix India’s crisis?

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India Shouldn’t Block Re...

Jul 19, 2018 by

Curtailing research funding from external sources may have human...

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India’s Capable Teachers...

Jul 18, 2018 by

India’s educational challenges can only be addressed by efforts of engaged and capable...

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Govt to Raise 1 Trillion from ...

Jul 17, 2018 by

Funds to be raised from a clutch of sources, including education bonds, commercial borrowings and corporate...

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No Takers for 26,000 Engineeri...

Jul 16, 2018 by

12,000 students have registered their names for admissions into the more than 38,000 B Tech seats in engineering colleges of the...

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IGNOU and Health Ministry Tie ...

Jul 13, 2018 by

The Union Health Ministry recently signed an agreement with Indira Gandhi National Open...

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Some HEIs Accept Paying Indian...

Jul 12, 2018 by

Some HEIs accept paying Indian GST to agents.

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Centre to Use ‘Turnitin&...

Jul 11, 2018 by

“The Central government has taken strong steps to keep a check on such practices of plagiarism in Ph.D...

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Young Scientists Face Uncertai...

Jul 10, 2018 by

Aadhaar-linked direct benefit transfer of scholarships to CSIR and UGC fellows was meant to eliminate delays in funds...

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IIT Madras Developing Technolo...

Jul 9, 2018 by

IIT Madras developing technology for waterways, ports.

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The Problem with Examinations

Jul 8, 2018 by

What purpose it is that examinations should serve?

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How Science Can Bring About A ...

Jul 6, 2018 by

The research park at IIT-Madras has grown from a sparsely occupied shell to a huge...

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IIT-Bombay Beats IIT-Delhi as ...

Jun 28, 2018 by

It now ranks higher than IIT-Delhi (172) and has also overtaken the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, which is ranked...

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Indian Students Among Apple WW...

Jun 26, 2018 by

Apple CEO Tim Cook shared a Twitter video about the 530-plus winners of WWDC 2018 student...

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Higher Education Blown By Ligh...

Jun 20, 2018 by

Several new proposals for Indian higher education promise incremental change to the...

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