Habitat for Humanity Canada – Providing a Hand Up

The India Canada Friendship Circle would like to invite you to join them for a panel discussion and networking over tea and Indian snacks at an event this coming weekend (Sunday, March 29, 2015) in Ottawa, Canada.   Habitat for Humanity Canada – Providing a Hand Up SPEAKERS: Jayshree Thakar,  Bryan McDonald,  Alexis Ashworth WHEN: Sunday, March 29th from […]

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India Provides $2M in Scholarships for PhD Students Wishing to Study at UBC

Source: UBC News via Academica India has committed close to $2M to fund scholarships for students who want to study science and engineering at UBC. The program was developed with India’s Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) and will provide $96,000 each to 20 PhD students from India to cover their living expenses while at […]

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NSERC 2014 Project Grants Award Almost $40M to Institutions

Source: Canada News Release via Academica Research at the University of Waterloo got a boost yesterday from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC). uWaterloo will receive more than $5.3 M through the 2014 Strategic Project Grants for 11 research partnerships between the institution and industry. uWaterloo will also receive $9.6 M through the […]

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Canada Announces Funding for National Accelerator Initiatives

Source: SFU News Release via Academica Canada has announced that Ryerson University, [CIEC Academic Member] Simon Fraser University, and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) will receive up to $10.7 M over the next 5 years in support of the Zones of Incubation and Innovation initiative. The funding will be distributed through the Canada […]

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Canada beckons

By Sparsh Sharma With post-degree job opportunities on the decline in much of the developed world, several visa restrictions in the UK, comparatively higher cost of education in the USA, and racist attacks in Australia, Canada is fast emerging as an upcoming destination for many Indian students wanting to study abroad. In several United Nations’ […]

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8th Annual ICEF Agent Barometer Survey Gathers Insights from 104 Countries

Source: ICEF Monitor | November 26, 2014 The results from the 2014 installment of the ICEF i-graduate Agent Barometer – the most comprehensive survey of education agents regarding their perspectives on the international education markets – are in. This is the eighth year in a row the survey has run, providing a wealth of multi-year trend data. […]

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Canadian and Indian culinary schools unite

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Source: Connect – Canada in India Canada’s George Brown College and India’s  Manipal University have partnered to offer India’s finest budding chefs and culinary students the opportunity to acquire credentials from both the Culinary Management Program at George Brown and the Welcomgroup Academy of Culinary Arts (WACA) at Manipal.

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