Campus Digest

New Delhi: The first cut-off list of Delhi University for its undergraduate courses has for the third time touched the 100 per cent-mark with three rank outsider colleges this time putting the ceiling at maximum for admission to its B.Sc (Computer Science) course.

After much delay due to the row over the controversial four-year...

Bangalore, Jun 28: Kannada Sahitya Parishat has invited applications for M. Phil (Kannada) course for 2014, recognised by the Kannada University, Hampi.

Application forms can be obtained from the university by sending a demand draft towards application fee of Rs. 300 for general students, and Rs. 150 for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe students on or...

New Delhi, Jun 22: Nearly three decades after the last such exercise was undertaken, the Modi government will formulate a new national education policy "reflecting the aspirations of India now and opportunities in the next decade", HRD minister Smriti Irani said in an exclusive interview, her first to the English media after assuming office.

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Bangalore, Jun 15: The precision associated with mathematics is not a virtue of the new Class X mathematics textbook of State Syllabus.

Almost every chapter in the new textbook is riddled with errors. Mathematics teachers and officials in the State Education Department have spotted these mistakes. The revised textbook, which is supposed to conform...

Pilibhit, Jun 7: Union human resources development minister Smriti Irani's decision to set up eight new IITs has sparked an interesting debate. Students from the older IITs have begun an online petition seeking review of the move, and 6,000 signatures were gathered in less than a week.

The petition, submitted to the minister online by...

New Delhi, May 29: Girls have fared much better than boys in this year's CBSE class XII examinations, where the overall pass percentage stood at 82.66 per cent.

The pass percentage of girls stood at 88.52 as compared to 78.27 per cent for boys.

Thiruvananthapuram Region registered the best results among...

Chandigarh, May 26: About 1,900 students from the tricity appeared for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), Advanced, in Chandigarh on Sunday to get admission in total 16 Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT), including IT-BHU and ISM Dhanbad, at several centres, including DAV, Sector-15, and Shivalik School, Sector-41.

It is worth mentioning that 1.5 lakh...

Melbourne, May 22: Australia is rebounding as a preferred study destination for Indian students with latest official data showing more than 17 per cent jump in their enrolments in the country's education institutions this year.

A total of 35,671 students across all sectors including higher education were enrolled from India during...

New Delhi, May 13: President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday said India "must regain" the lost glory of its educational institutions and once again become a centre for "cross fertilization of ideas from across the world."

Addressing a delegation from QS, ICAA, British Council, FICCI and KPMG who presented the first copy of "QS University Rankings:...

Kolkata, May 11: Students of architecture from Denmark and all over India are in the city to study the Anglo-Indian community and Chinese settlement and document their architectural heritage at Bow Barracks and old Chinatown at Territi Bazaar.

Led by Kamalika Bose, assistant professor, faculty of design at India's premier architecture institute CEPT University, the...