Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) appointed Ghanta Chakrapani as its first Chairman for tenure of six years.
Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is to be conducted on 4th January 2015. 90,000 aspirants have registered for the examination.
On 06 January 2015, HRD Ministry is all set to convene a meeting with state education ministers to discuss the new reforms to be made in education sector nationwide. Government has also appointed committees to review the UGC & AICTE.
The National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) decided to increase the course duration of Bed to two years which will be replaced by the current course duration of one year.
Manipur State Cabinet has decided to establish two new universities in the state giving high hopes to the students hailing from the state looking for higher education without moving to other states.
Common prayer command given by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has displeased the Municipal Schools in Urdu and Gujarati Medium.
HRD Ministry on a circular issued on 09 December stated that online essay competition was planned for the Christmas day and it was never decided that the children would have to come to school on the Christmas day.
All the central universities along with the schools are asked to observe Good Governance Day on the Christmas day by HRD Ministry. The letter carrying this order issued on 12 December bought huge criticism for HRD Ministry.
Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani invited application for admission to Integrated First Degree Programmes through BITSAT 2015. The candidates eligible for the post can apply through prescribed format before 20 February 2015.
Kerala is all set to establish an International Arabic University, taking into consideration the global demand and impact of the language. The University will be of great help to those people who generally look for better job opportunities in Gulf Countries.
Miles Professional Education launched CMA training in India with IMA (Institute of Management Accountants), US, and Wiley as its official partner.
The state government is planning to stop engineering entrance examination in Kerala altogether and if the decision comes into effect, the admission to various engineering colleges would be done based completely on the marks scored by the students in their plus two examinations.
To increase the safety of women in schools, the Commissioner of Delhi BS Bassi would soon come up with the plan to the education department to initiate self-defence classes mandatory for children in schools for age group 8-10.
National Institute of Social Defence invited applications for admissions to One-Year Post Graduate Diploma Course in Integrated Geriatric Care (Full-time). The eligible candidates can apply to the Post by 26 December 2014.
University Grants Commission (UGC) seems to be more concerned about teachers’ education as it seeks to set Inter-University Centre (IUC) for teacher education in Banaras Hindu University (BHU).
The twenty-first Visible Evidence Conference was hosted by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and Jamia Milia Islamia this year. It included many renowned filmmakers, academicians and theoreticians attending the festival.
Only 16 % colleges of Bangalore University have been accreditated by NAAC, insipte of the organization being headquartered in Begaluru itself.
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Haryana State Government has decided to establish a medical college at Karnal in memory of famous Astronaut Late Kalpana Chawla as she hailed from the same place. The college would be named Kalpana Chawla Government Medical College and a total of Rs 645 crore will be spent in it.
Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University (VMOU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) under which the university would now enroll students via e-Mitras. Students can visit their nearest e-Mitra Kiosks to submit their fees amount of the documents related to the admission procedure.
The candidates who are born abroad and do not have Indian membership are not eligible to take up the JEE (Main) examination for admission in IITs. They can only get admitted though the Direct Admission to Students Abroad (DASA) channel by using the SAT 2 scores.
Supreme Court bench issued circular stating that performance in Sanskrit would not disqualify any student from taking the optional Class X board examinations. This is issued to break out the confusion that arrived in between parents of students.
The foundation stone of the proposed 18.75 acre east Delhi campus of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) was laid by the union HRD minister Smriti Irani on Sunday. The university campus would be fully equipped with modern facilities.
Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) finally broke this confusion that schools will remain closed on 25 December and there would be an online essay competition for students where they can take part from home.
HRD Minister, Smriti Irani laid the foundation of seven new government schools in Delhi on Monday. The cost to be put in for the construction of the schools is around Rs 110 crore.
Central Institute of Tool Design (CITD), MSME-Tool Room, Hyderabad invited application for admission to Master Certificate Programs in Computer Aided Tool Engineering and CAD/CAM- (M-CAD/CAM). Applications are invited round the year and the course commences from 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month.
Apparel Training and Design Centre invited application for admission to vocational training courses in apparel, fashion and textile. Interested candidates can submit their applications before 15 January 2015.
Center is seeking to launch a new Scheme Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching specifically for teachers and students which will focus holistically on whole sector of education without fragmenting.
Manipal University in a bid to provide more skilled professionals to the service industry signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Tata Consultancy Services to start a new undergraduate programme focusing in the area of Business Process Servicing.
‘Pragati Scholarship’ programme has been launched by HRD Ministry from the year 2014-15. This programme is launched to support and encourage girl child to pursue technical education in future the government.