IIT Bhubaneswar Awarded As ‘University Of The Year’ By FICCI

  Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar has been awarded as ‘University of the Year’ at the FICCI Higher Education Excellence Awards 2021 ceremony held at its 16th annual summit. The awards were given under 11 different categories and the jury was chaired by Prof R A Mashelkar. Prof. R V Raja Kumar, Director, IIT Bhubaneswar said, “IIT Bhubaneswar has been trying to offer holistic education to its students, in standards at par with the cream of global class Institutions by bringing in academic excellence through several unique pedagogical and operational…

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JEE Main 2021 Result Expected By March 7; Previous Years’ Cut-Off Marks, Trends

JEE Main 2021 Result Expected By March 7; Previous Years’ Cut-Off Marks, Trends The first session of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main 2021) ended on February 26, and the National Testing Agency (NTA) will announce the JEE Main 2021 result by March 7. The three-hour examination in this session was held online in 331 cities. NTA has organised the BTech exam of JEE Main 2021 at 828 centres and the BArch and BPlanning one at 437. As per the official JEE Main 2021 data, a total of 6,61,776 candidates had…

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Top Tips to Get Kids into Exercise

It can be difficult to get kids to put down their electronics and do some exercise, especially when your options for things to do are limited. However, here are some top tips to help you make sure your kids remain fit and healthy in a digital age. Some Exercise Is Better Than None Recent guidelines suggest that your kids should have between one and three hours of exercise per day depending on their age. However, schools rarely offer this much activity. If organized sport is not something your kids enjoy,…

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Maharashtra Government Ties Up With Udhyam To Introduce Entrepreneurial Development Programme In ITIs

  Maharashtra Government has entered into a partnership with Udhyam Learning Foundation (Udhyam) to introduce an entrepreneurial development programme in all the government ITIs across the state. Under this partnership, the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training (DVET), part of Maharashtra State Innovation Society (MSInS), and Udhyam aim to introduce Udhyam Shiksha a new-age educational programme to enable the learners to be job creators rather than job seekers, according to a statement. Co-created by DVET and Udhyam, this 50-hour programme is experiential in nature and promotes learning by doing. “It…

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Education Ministry To Prepare Comprehensive Database On Buddhism Related Courses

  The Ministry of Education is preparing a comprehensive database of Buddhism related courses offered by various universities in India. It will contain information about Buddhist scholars, Pali scholars, alumni and annual conferences, seminars and conclaves on Buddhism organised by universities. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked universities to contribute to this database by providing relevant information on Buddhism-related programmes offered by them. In a letter addressed to Vice-Chancellors of universities, UGC secretary Rajnish Jain has asked to submit details of the courses – name, number of students, number of research…

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Jammu Authorities Launch Aptitude Test For Students Of Government Schools

  The Directorate of School Education Jammu (DSEJ) has launched the Tamanna aptitude test for students of government schools in the region to help them make appropriate academic choices and career-related decisions, officials said on Wednesday. The DSEJ initiated the aptitude testing process from Tuesday, School Education Jammu Director Anuradha Gupta told reporters here. “To begin with, the Counselling Cell of the DSEJ conducted two days’ online orientation-cum-training programme of faculty counsellors of Jammu division from winter zone, in which 500 faculty counsellors and psychological task force members were trained…

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GATE 2021 Answer Key By March 2, Here’s How To Download

  GATE 2021 answer key will be released by March 2, 2021. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay will release the GATE official answer key at gate.iitb.ac.in. To download the answer key of GATE 2021, candidates will have to login to the GOAPS portal with their credentials. On February 18, IIT Bombay released GATE response sheets and candidates can check those by logging in to the official website. The answer key will contain correct answers to the questions asked in the exam, which can be used to calculate probable scores. Along with…

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Himachal Pradesh Announces Classes 10, 12 Board Exams Dates

  Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education Board (HPBOSE) has announced the dates for Class 10 and Class 12 board examinations on its official website hpbose.org. The Class 10 board exams will be conducted in the morning shift from 8:45 am to 12:00 pm and Class 12 board exams will be in the evening shift from 1:45 pm to 5:00 pm. The Class 10 and Class 12 board exams will begin from April 13 in the pen-and-paper format at the designated examination centres. ADMISSIONS UPDATE: XII Board exams over? EXPLORE these top…

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IIT Gandhinagar Professor Wins Har Govind Khorana-Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award

  Professor Himanshu Shekhar of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar has been conferred with Har Govind Khorana-Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award. The Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA) is awarded by the Department of Biotechnology to identify and nurture outstanding young scientists with innovative ideas and seeking to pursue research in areas of biotechnology. Mr Shekhar is an Assistant Professor of the Electrical Engineering department at IIT Gandhinagar. The award, as per DBT website on IYBA, carries a fellowship amount of Rs 1 lakh per annum for candidates who are in…

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No Books, Notes, Study Materials To Be Allowed In AIBE; Check New Guidelines

No Books, Notes, Study Materials To Be Allowed In AIBE; Check New Guidelines The Bar Council of India, the apex lawyers’ body and regulator of law education in the country, announced that from AIBE 16 onwards no books, notes or study materials will be allowed in the examination hall. The candidates can, however, only carry Bare Acts without notes in the otherwise held open-book AIBE. “This is to notify that AIBE-XVI onwards No books, notes or study material will be allowed in the examination hall. Candidates can only carry Bare Acts without…

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