Freshers in all universities to undergo induction programmes in line with IITs

Freshers joining universities across the country will undergo an induction programme similar to one followed by IITs, according to the UGC Quality Mandate issued on Monday. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has approved the mandate for universities across the country and is looking to strives to achieve the objectives set in the mandate by 2022. Under the mandate, students will undergo an induction programme before they start their sessions. The commission has also given a go-ahead to introducing a learning outcome-based curriculum framework which will also require revision of curriculum…

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Haryana to introduce orientation programme for new college students

The Haryana government has decided to introduce a two-day orientation programme for new students in all colleges for academic session 2018-19 so that students would become familiar with campus services, faculty, rules and regulation, a minister said here on Monday. Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma said that the programme would help students adjust to the new environment and inculcate in them the ethos of the institution. “It has been decided that all students would be provided with various facilities and information in their first week in the college. These include…

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Himachal Pradesh to get 68 model schools, 10 to start in 2018

Adarsh Vidyalayas, or model schools, will be set up in Himachal Pradesh’s 68 assembly constituencies, state Education Minister Suresh Bhardwaj announced in Dharamsala on Monday. Ten of these model schools will be opened this year and a provision of Rs 25 crore has been made, he said. The minister said that the MLAs will be mentors of the schools in their respective constituencies. Residents, who studied in state-run schools and are working at top posts in government departments will also be roped in to increase enrollment of students. The government…

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SBI clerk admit card 2018 tomorrow : Here’s how you can download yours

The State Bank of India (SBI) will release the admit card for the preliminary examination to recruit clerk (Junior Associates – customer support and sales) in the state-run-bank on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Candidates can download the admit card by visiting the career section of the SBI website. SBI clerk online preliminary examination will be held on June 23, 24 and 30. No hard copy of the call letter will be sent by post. SBI clerk admit card 2018: Here’s how to download Visit SBI’s official website at sbi.co.in and click…

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Online registration for engineering, architecture courses begins at Panjab University

The registration process for admissions to BE/B Arch/ Integrated BE-MBA courses, based on JEE (Mains) 2018 All India Ranking under joint admission committee (JAC), began on Tuesday at 2pm. Around 140 candidates registered online on the first day till 5pm. A total of 1,300 seats are available at the five engineering institutes affiliated to Panjab University, including University Institute of Engineering and Technology (UIET), Panjab University, UIET Hoshiarpur, Dr SS Bhatnagar University Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology (UICET), Chandigarh College of Engineering and Technology (CCET), Sector 26, and Chandigarh…

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