Sharp Decline In Indian Students Seeking Admission In UK Universities Since 2010

There has been a sharp decline in the number of Indian students seeking admission in UK universities due to withdrawal of post-study work visa, tightening of English proficiency requirements, and comparatively costlier higher education in that country, the government informed the Rajya Sabha. In a written response to a question in the Rajya Sabha on whether there Read More

Punjab Releases Rs. 118.42 Crore For SC Student Scholarship Funds

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday ordered the Finance Department to release Rs. 118.42 crore to clear the backlog of pending scholarship funds for Scheduled Caste students studying in 634 colleges. The backlog pertains to the fiscal 2015-16 and 2016-17, said an official spokesperson after the Chief Minister announced his decision following his meeting with Social Justice and Read More

Data Science Among 5 New Subjects Introduced By Kalyani University

Students will get an opportunity to pursue postgraduate studies in five new disciplines at Kalyani University in West Bengal from this academic session beginning August, vice-chancellor Shankar Kumar Ghosh has said. The newly introduced subjects at the university are Data Science, Genome Science, Nano Science and Nano Technology, Computer Science and Food Nutrition, the Vice-Chancellor told reporters Read More