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

IIT Madras’s ‘UAVs For Disaster Management’ Wins Microsoft Challenge

The IIT Madras team which won Microsoft Challenge today at Bengaluru ‘UAVs for Disaster Management’ by IIT Madras emerged winner of a challenge under Microsoft’s Academia Accelerator programme here on Tuesday. The award winning project aims to solve the issue of lack of systems for accessing accurate information by creating an end-to-end autonomous system, to Read More