Clarion Call to Modi to Increa...

Jan 19, 2018 by

Source: Times of India A recent clarion call to the Union Government aimed to increase funding for science and education in the...

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Panel’s Draft National E...

Jan 4, 2018 by

Source: NDTV The HRD Ministry-appointed panel tasked with drafting a new National Education Policy will submit its report in March...

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Gov Set to Give More Autonomy ...

Dec 29, 2017 by

Source: Mint The Indian government has also abandoned its plan to mandate states to fix fees and conduct admission tests for...

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MEA Launches SAMEEP to Take In...

Dec 21, 2017 by

Source: Times of India This is how MEA brings students into its...

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Justin Trudeau to Visit India ...

Dec 19, 2017 by

Source: National Newswatch The Canadian Prime Minister is planning a trip to India in...

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Cabinet May Discuss Plan for N...

Dec 15, 2017 by

Source: LiveMint A proposal to replace Medical Council of India with the National Medical Commission is likely to come up in the...

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Modi Government Intends to Uns...

Oct 16, 2017 by

Source: Times of India PM Modi recently claimed measures like the granting of central status were “a thing of the...

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Rs 6,655 Crore Schemes to Boos...

Oct 12, 2017 by

Source: Economic Times Cabinet nod to major skill development...

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Minister Threatens To Jail, Ki...

Oct 9, 2017 by

Source: Study International “I am even ready for capital punishment for...

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Government Puts on Hold Plan t...

Aug 15, 2017 by

Source: Mint The centre seeks to focus on building domestic world-class...

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No Plans to Replace UGC, AICTE...

Aug 11, 2017 by

Source: Mint The government is not considering any merger of the UGC and the AICTE into a single higher education regulator at...

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World-Class Universities Plan ...

Jun 30, 2017 by

Source: University World News Ministers have to rethink the plan to elevate 20 top universities to ‘world-class institutions’,...

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Indian Gov to Rework World-Cla...

Jun 20, 2017 by

Source: Mint The Union government has formed an inter-ministerial group to rework a cabinet proposal that aimed to establish 20...

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Modi Government is Firming Up ...

May 22, 2017 by

Source: Economic Times New framework to catapult new Indian institutions to global recognition by freeing the best of them from UGC...

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Canadian Colleges See Surge of...

May 21, 2017 by

Source: New York Times The lower cost of higher education in Canada is attracting large numbers of Americans, as well as students...

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Modi Government May Bring Ordi...

May 9, 2017 by

Source: Economic Times Degree-granting powers to 15 IIITs set up under public-private partnership mode. For the full report, visit...

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Research in Higher Ed A Must f...

May 5, 2017 by

Source: Times of India Delivering a memorial lecture in honour of Ramdhari Singh ‘Dinkar’, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar pitched for...

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For Indians, Trump’s Ame...

Apr 23, 2017 by

Source: New York Times Young Indians who have aspired to study, live and work in the United States are looking...

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Canada’s Moment

Mar 20, 2017 by

Source: Inside Higher Ed A Trump effect? Many Canadian universities are reporting large gains in international applications at the...

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Universities Fear Political Th...

Mar 5, 2017 by

Source: University World News Many Indian universities, particularly in the capital New Delhi, are becoming increasingly concerned by...

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Redefining the Role of the Uni...

Feb 28, 2017 by

Source: University World News The last few weeks have been tremulous for Canada. The new leadership in the United States is changing...

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Canada Beckons International S...

Jan 27, 2017 by

Source: New York Times At the College of the North Atlantic here, a young Chinese woman stood discussing her future with two fellow...

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Quebec Announces $12M in Unive...

Dec 14, 2016 by

Source: La Presse via Academica Quebec Minister of Higher Education Hélène David announced this Monday that the province will inject...

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Canada: “A Place of Stability,...

Dec 9, 2016 by

Source: Times Higher Education via Academica Canada’s decision to welcome thousands of Syrian refugees “stands out as an important...

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India’s Students Short On Cash...

Nov 29, 2016 by

Source: Study International In November 2016, India’s government suddenly declared that all 500- and 1,000-rupee notes no longer held...

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Canada Needs Better Data if it...

Oct 31, 2016 by

Source: Globe & Mail At a recent conference in Ottawa, where speakers included Finance Minister Bill Morneau, Innovation Minister...

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“Big Investment” Coming for BC...

Oct 3, 2016 by

Source: The Globe & Mail via Academica British Columbia Premier Christy Clark has announced that her government will soon make...

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India Moves to Open up Interna...

Aug 2, 2016 by

Source: ICEF Monitor India’s University Grants Commission (UGC) announced new regulations on 22 June 2016, since formally published...

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Canada Risks a Damaged Reputat...

Jun 13, 2016 by

Source: Times Higher Education via Academica Canada has the “softest” approach to screening for student visa fraud, according to a...

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Synergy 2016: Call for Proposa...

May 10, 2016 by

In keeping with past ‘Synergy’ events (organized since 2007) which have tended to attract thought leaders from leading Colleges and...

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