IIT-Madras has been adjudged the best engineering college and the IIM-Ahmedabad the best management institution.
The school will also work as a policy think tank to help government departments and corporates in India’s power sector.
IIM Ahmedabad with an overall score of 931 out of 1000 tops the table in the Mint-MBA Universe B-school rankings 2017-18, followed by IIM Calcutta and XLRI Jamshedpur.
Source: India Blooms News Service via Indian Economic Business News
Over 35 leading universities from the UK, U.S. and Canada would come together to woo Indian students to their countries for higher education. IDP Education, the world’s leading student placement service provider and co-owner of IELTS examination, hosted the second edition of its multi-destination education fair in India from Feb 15. Spread over a period of two weeks, the fair will kick-start from Chandigarh and conclude in the southern city of Kochi on Feb 25. The fair will see over 40 universities, and colleges from the UK, U.S. and Canada hold dialogue with Indian students aspiring to pursue higher education in internationally acclaimed institutions. IDP’s Education Fair will offer students the opportunity to explore under one roof, various study options available across the three western nations. The fair will be held in the cities of Chandigarh, Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore and Kochi. Close to 80,000 Indian students go abroad for higher studies every year to the five English speaking countries, namely Australia, UK, U.S, Canada and New Zealand.
Source: Times of India via Indian Economic Business News
The Premier of Manitoba paid a visit to Ahmedabad on February 6th, along with representatives of 26 companies, as part of a trade mission to India. Greg Selinger, the Premier of Manitoba, was in the city as part of a 10-day trade mission to promote the province. The companies, from the sectors of renewable energy, food and beverages, automobiles, construction, agriculture and aerospace, had individual meetings with Gujarat- based companies. The National Innovation Foundation (NIF) made a presentation on inclusive innovation in the new Indian economy. Selinger visited the Tata Nano plant in Sanand and Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University to explore joint research possibilities in education.