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Video Gaming Becomes a Scholarship Sport at University of Utah

The University of Utah will become the first big-time sports school to offer scholarships for competitive video gaming, so far the most high-profile entry into collegiate esports. Backed by the Salt Lake City school’s video game development program, Utah’s first varsity esports team will play Riot Games’ popular League of Legends and compete in Riot’s collegiate league. More teams in ... Read More »

Living life as a university blogger

Upper Hutt’s Callum Tokorangi has been selected as one of 10 first-year University of Auckland students to write for The Inside Word, the university’s blog. From Fresher Flu to the perils of wet weather, one former Upper Hutt College student is detailing the highs and lows of his first year at university. Callum Tokorangi was one of 10 first-year students ... Read More »

High Court scrapes Lucknow University law admission ordinance

In the writ petition filed by one LLM aspirant, the petitioner challenged the validity of the university ordinance that provides 80 per cent seat reservation only to LU law graduates. High Court scrapes Lucknow University law admission ordinance RELATED STORIES 7-year-old girl seeks a job in Google, gets touching reply from Sundar Pichai CBSE scrapes academic reforms, might discontinue international ... Read More »

Japan and Punjab University organised seminar: Indian students are welcomed in Japan

At the event, Daisue Kodama, First Secretary of Embassy of Japan in New Delhi, spoke of how Japan’s universities are quite welcoming and friendly towards international students and shows welcoming spirit especially to Indian diasporas. Image Source: The University Of Japan RELATED STORIES President to give best university award to JNU Delhi: Official suspended for misrepresentation of facts about school ... Read More »

President to give best university award to JNU

The president of India Pranab Mukherjee on March 6, 2017 will give away the award to JNU Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar for best university. Representational image RELATED STORIES Vacant seats, a primary issue in technical institutes Confronting Board Exams: Importance of pre-boards President to give best university award to JNU Delhi: Official suspended for misrepresentation of facts about school Harvard ... Read More »

76 per cent students from this university suffer in basic English language skills

A survey conducted by a group of students came across that 76 per cent of students from Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD) suffer problems in English language skills. 76% students from this University suffer problems in basic English language skills RELATED STORIES School kids offer roses to two-wheeler riders. Here’s why Two Indian engineers amaze US by developing coding app India ... Read More »

DU: First public university to hoist “monumental” flagpole

The national flag will be hoisted at Hansraj college today, i.e. January 25, by Naveen Jindal, the member of Parliament and President, Flag Foundation of India. RELATED STORIES CBSE Board Exam 2017: Peon allegedly steals blank answer sheets Rajasthan: University to offer certificate, diploma courses on birds SSC CGL Tier II Re-Examination 2016: Answer keys released at ssc.nic.in, submit objections ... Read More »

Himachal Pradesh: Government to establish university for medical sciences

“All medical courses from six months to five years duration and also the Ayurvedic colleges would be affiliated to the proposed university and a comprehensible bill is being drafted for approval of the Cabinet,” said Health and Family Welfare Minister Kaul Singh Thakur. RELATED STORIES National level entrance test for B.Ed admissions soon: HRD HP Board Exams 2017: Class 12, ... Read More »

7th pay commission: Punjab University under severe financial crisis

Punjab University has submitted its report to the HRD Ministry to introduce distance courses to bring in more revenue. Punjab University RELATED STORIES Visa issue behind massive fall in number of Indian students in UK IIMC to begin post-graduate course in Urdu journalism VIT surpasses IIS Bangalore and IITs in terms of research paper publication in 2016 Delhi government to ... Read More »

Osmania University students protest by burning CM’s effigies: Blame government for lack of jobs

Effigies of chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao were burnt by Osmania University (OU), Hyderabad students, in regards with the protest arising due to the government not fulfilling its promise of providing jobs. Before coming into power, the TRS had promised students and claimed it would give them jobs in the government sector. Representative Image RELATED STORIES IITs want to introduce ... Read More »