Don’t Consumerise Higher Education: Stirring Students – The New Indian Express

Don't Consumerise Higher Education: Stirring StudentsThe New Indian ExpressCHENNAI: Opposing the Indian government's expected move to agree to make higher education a part of WTO's GATS (General Agreement on Trade in Services), student organisations around the city protested, fearing it would commercialise higher … For more details, please go here ——————————————Education Industry in India Update

Rain, assembly polls put schools in a spot – Times of India

Rain, assembly polls put schools in a spotTimes of IndiaTamil Nadu Nursery Primary Matriculation and CBSE (private) Schools Association members have urged the school education department to postpone half yearly and revision exams as many have not been able to finish portions. "We have given suggestions … For more details, please go here ——————————————Education Industry in […]

Secretive, flawed, ineffective: Draft 2015 new education policy will not offer … – Times of India (blog)

Secretive, flawed, ineffective: Draft 2015 new education policy will not offer …Times of India (blog)More than 2.6 lakh such meetings were scheduled to discuss a set of MHRD-prescribed questions based on 13 specific themes of school education, and smaller but still largescale consultations on 20 predetermined themes and sets of questions on higher … For more […]

Changes in education system: Parents, teachers hit protest note – The Indian Express

The Indian Express Changes in education system: Parents, teachers hit protest noteThe Indian ExpressHundreds of teachers and parents gathered near Delhi Assembly Monday to protest against the proposed amendments to the Delhi School Education Act. Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia had introduced the Delhi School (Verification of Accounts and Refund … For more details, please […]

India launches initiative to boost higher education – Times of India

Times of India India launches initiative to boost higher educationTimes of IndiaKHARAGPUR: India on Monday launched the Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) scheme to boost the quality of the country's higher education through international collaboration. The human resource development (HRD) ministry initiative was …Smriti Irani to launch Gian at IIT GandhinagarAhmedabad MirrorGIAN to be an […]

India launches initiative to boost higher education – New Kerala

The Quint India launches initiative to boost higher educationNew KeralaKharagpur (West Bengal), Nov 30 : India on Monday launched the Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) scheme to boost the quality of the country's higher education through international collaboration. The human resource development (HRD) …Smriti Irani to launch Gian at IIT GandhinagarAhmedabad MirrorMHRD Smriti Irani to […]

India launches initiative to boost higher education – Business Standard

The Quint India launches initiative to boost higher educationBusiness StandardThey are among 201 courses approved to be conducted under GIAN so far from among 495 courses proposed by various higher education institutes in India. IIT Kharagpur is the nodal institution and national coordinator for this flagship programme. Irani …Smriti Irani to launch Gian at IIT […]

New Education Policy and Nagaland – Morung Express

New Education Policy and NagalandMorung ExpressThe Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India has started nation-wide consultations on formulating a New Education Policy (NEP). The NEP aims to … Under school education 13 different themes have been identified. These include …and more » For more details, please go here ——————————————Education Industry in India Update

Amendment to RTE Act: Educationists, experts oppose bill to scrap no-detention … – The Indian Express

The Indian Express Amendment to RTE Act: Educationists, experts oppose bill to scrap no-detention …The Indian ExpressThey have called it “damaging, regressive and counter-productive” for school education. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia Friday had tabled the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Delhi Amendment) Bill, 2015, which proposes the … For more details, please […]

Foreign `Gian’ gain for leading campuses – Times of India

Foreign `Gian' gain for leading campusesTimes of IndiaThe ministry of human resources development has appointed the Indian Institute of Technology , Kharagpur (IIT-Kgp), to network with the best faculty worldwide, make lucrative offers to them and bring them to these campuses. … to upgrade syllabi and … For more details, please go here ——————————————Education Industry […]