ISRO launches Young Scientists programme to train class 9 students

ISRO to train school students. (Representational Image) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has launched a special programme for school children called ‘Young Scientist Programm’ or  ‘YUva VIgyani KAryakram’. The program aims at imparting basic knowledge on space technology, space science and space applications to the younger ones. ISRO has chalked out this programme to ‘catch Read More

Amazon Offers 28 Lakh Annual Package To Two LPU Students For Their AI Skills

Two students from Lovely Professional University (LPU) bagged a package of Rs.28 Lakh per annum each offered by Amazon. In a statement, the University said that this placement season, engineering students who are adept in digital skills like AI, data analytics and Machine Learning received better offers than those who were equipped only with traditional skills. Of Read More

Savitribai Phule Pune University uploads question papers before first-year law exam, faces flak

Savitribai Phule Pune University. (File) The examination department of Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) is under fire after two question papers of first year law were uploaded on the university’s website before the exam started. The first year law exams, conducted on February 15 and 16, have been annulled. Students who took the exams will Read More

Delhi High Court Seeks NSUT, UGC Reply On Plea Against Vice Chancellor Appointment

Delhi High Court Seeks NSUT, UGC Reply On Plea Against Vice Chancellor Appointment The Delhi High Court has sought response of the Netaji Subhas University of Technology (NSUT) on a plea challenging the appointment of its vice chancellor, terming it “illegal”, “arbitrary” and contrary to UGC guidelines. Justices G S Sistani and Jyoti Singh issued Read More

IGNOU December term-end exam results expected this week

IGNOU December exam results: The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will declare the results of December term-end examinations (TEE) in the middle week of February. The varsity earlier declared the results for the candidates who had applied for earlier results. “The results have been only announced for those who had applied for earlier results. The link is Read More

To implement EWS quota, central institutions seek Rs 5,600 crore

All centrally-funded educational institutions — including IITs, IIMs, central universities, NITs and IIITs — will collectively add close to 1.2 lakh seats in the new academic session starting July, and another 95,000 next year to implement the 10 per cent quota for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS). The central institutions were asked to increase their intake Read More