Education

Education Notes: ADE recognizes civic engagement schools

Safford K-8 Magnet School was recognized for effective implementation of proven practices in civic learning. Thirty-five Arizona schools have been named 2016-17 Civic Engagement schools by the Arizona Department of Education. The Tucson Unified School District’s Safford K-8 Magnet School was among eight schools that won the department’s highest distinction as a school of excellence. The program identifies schools that ... Read More »

Why Budget 2018 gets a C for addressing education crisis

Cape Town – The education of South Africa’s youth has been highlighted as one of the top three national priorities in Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s 2018 budget speech. Soria Hay, head of corporate finance at Bravura, says that, while Budget 2018 gets an A for the commitment to fee-free higher education and training for South Africa’s disadvantaged youth, it deserves ... Read More »

New Israeli education law angers Palestinians

Natanel, a teacher, plays with a boy at a kindergarten in the unauthorized Jewish settler outpost of Havat Gilad, south of Nablus, West Bank, Nov. 5, 2013. GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The Knesset passed Feb. 12 a law applying the Israeli education lawto academic institutions in West Bank settlements, which implies placing the institutions under Israeli sovereignty. The law’s passage has angered Palestinians, ... Read More »

DU Admission For Foreign Students From 15 February; No Entrance Test

Delhi University (DU) has invited applications from February 15 for foreign nationals for admissions to its undergraduate, postgraduate, M.Phil and PhD courses for the 2018-19 academic year, a release said. “The university offers over 250 programmes at various levels and there is no entrance test for foreign nationals,” the release issued by the Registrar said. Eligible foreign applicants are informed ... Read More »

Engineers, law graduates and MBAs are the new applicants for peons’ jobs

housands of engineers, law graduates and MBAs have applied and queued up for the interview for the post of peons on January 28. HERE’S WHAT THE PRINCIPAL REGISTRAR OF THE EXAM TOLD TOI: “Since the applications were filled online, I am not aware of the educational degrees of the candidates but in the past, engineers and law graduates have appeared ... Read More »

Pearl Academy introduces two new courses: All you need to know

Pearl Academy, India’s leading institution in design, fashion, business and media, has introduced two new courses, Media and Communication and Advertising and Marketing, from the academic year beginning July 2018. Growing technology and innovation is transforming the media landscape. Virtual and augmented reality is making its way into media and entertainment industry offering entirely new set of opportunities and growth; ... Read More »

Jamia Millia Islamia First To Start Diploma Course In Unani Pharmacy

Jamia Millia Islamia First To Start Diploma Course In Unani Pharmacy NEW DELHI: In a first of its kind initiative, Jamia Millia Islamia has started Diploma course in Unani Pharmacy in reverence to one of its founders Hakim Ajmal Khan, one of the biggest names in Unani medicine, as well. The two year self financed course has begun with 35 ... Read More »

JNTUK BTech Results 2017 For October/ November Exam Soon; Official Update Awaited

JNTUK BTech Results 2017; Know How To Check NEW DELHI:  Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) will declare BTech 2nd year exam result held in October/ November 2017. Candidates can check the result online at jntukresults.edu.in. Results should be checked online. As of now no official update has been given by the University. The University had declared the first semester results for ... Read More »

UPSC Declares Civil Services Main Exam 2017 Result; Interview In February

UPSC Declares Civil Services Main Exam 2017 Result NEW DELHI:  Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) has declared the results for Civil Services (Main) Exam which was held from 28 October 2017 till 3 November 2017. Qualified candidates will now be eligible for the personality test for selection to the Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Service, Indian Police Service and other Central ... Read More »

New PG programme for executives launched in IIM Rohtak: Apply before March 1

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Rohtak has launched one year Post Graduate Programme for Executives (ePGPx). The programme has been introduced in IIM Rohtak for the first time unlike other colleges of IIMs in the country. Tentative important dates: Last date for the programme registration: March 1 Last date for hard copy receipt for application form: March 8 Personal Interview: March 24 ... Read More »