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April 23, 2018

Archives for April 25, 2017

Central Govt. to open 100 Garib Nawaz Skill Development Centres, will also extend scholarships to 45,000 girls under “Begum Hazrat Mahal National Scholarship Scheme”

New Delhi : The Centre plans to revamp madrassas, the traditional learning centres majorly used by the muslim community by introducing mid-day meals, upgrading skills of the teachers and buildling toilets in one lakh madrassas across the country. Union Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the government has planned to introduce

Request for Expression of Interest from Training Service Providers (TSP) for “Graduate Job Training Program” invited by Himachal Pradesh Kaushal Vikas Nigam (HPKVN), Shimla

Shimla : The Himachal Pradesh Skill Development Project (HPSDP) is an Asian Development Bank (ADB) supported program, for assistance to reinforce Himachal Pradesh’s efforts at modernizing and reforming its technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutions, and scaling up training capacity. The Himachal Pradesh Kaushal Vikas Nigam (HPKVN), Government of Himachal Pradesh (GoHP), is

NITI Aayog advocated for “World Class University Program”, revisit policy of “No Fail” till class 8th and outcome based assessments in education and skill development

New Delhi :  After the Board examinations in schools were re-introduced, the NITI Aayog has argued for revisiting the policy of automatic promotion up to eighth standard. The draft “Three Years Action Plan” has also called for greater autonomy to public universities and colleges under the “World Class University Programme” to ensure a paradigm shift

Google launches free digital skills online training platform in Malta

Malta : Google launched the Digital Workshop programme in Malta, a new online platform offering free training to everyone, from SMBs to professionals and students who want  to grow their digital skills and increase their knowledge in digital marketing. This new platform can be accessed at  https://learndigital.withgoogle.com/digitalworkshop-mt/. The digital skills gap remains one of the

IGNOU offering 6 courses “Free of Cost” to SC/ST students, free application and 50% fee waiver to BPL youth from rural India

New Delhi : Indira Gandhi National Open University’s (IGNOU), Dr. Donepudi Ramanjaneya Sarma, who is one of the directors revealed that the varsity has been offering six programmes to SC/ ST and backward class students free of cost. Dr. Sarma also specified that the varsity has been extending 50 per cent fee waiver to students

सीटों से अधिक नामांकन लेने पर कड़ी कार्रवाई करेगी अखिल भारतीय तकनीकी शिक्षा परिषद (एआईसीटीई)

संस्थानों में सीटों से अधिक नामांकन लेने के मामले आते रहे हैं। पटना कॉलेज जैसे पुराने संस्थान में भी बीबीए कोर्स में सीटों से अधिक नामांकन लेने का मामला सामने चुका है। तब पटना विश्वविद्यालय प्रशासन ने लगभग डेढ़ सौ छात्रों का नामांकन रद्द कर दिया था। लेकिन अखिल भारतीय तकनीकी शिक्षा परिषद (एआईसीटीई) मान्यताप्राप्त

Microsoft announced the India winners of “Imagine Cup 2017″, Content Holmes by BITS Pilani” bagged 1st position

New Delhi : Microsoft India announced the India winners of Imagine Cup 2017, after concluding the national finals held in New Delhi. Now in its 15th edition, Imagine Cup continues to foster innovation among students in the country and enables them to transform their ambitions into reality. With the vision of a one-click AI-based online