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Eligibility criteria to appear for GATE-2022 have been expanded to include those having BDS and MPharm degrees (Source: PTI)

GATE- 2022 to commence in Feb with two new papers: IIT Kharagpur

Jul 29, 2021

Two new subject papers will be available to the candidates -- GE (Geomatics Engineering) and NM (Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering), taking the total number of GATE papers to 29

The event will witness the launch of National Digital Education Architecture (NDEAR) and National Education Technology Forum (NETF) (Source: PTI)

One year of NEP 2020: PM Modi to address event on education policy tomorrow

Jul 28, 2021

The Prime Minister's Office said Modi will also launch multiple initiatives in the education sector, including the Academic Bank of Credit that will provide multiple entry and exit options for students in the higher education

The exams will commence from September 26 and will end on October 1 (Source: PTI)

JNU entrance exam to be held between Sept 20-23, says VC M Jagadesh Kumar

Jul 28, 2021

The exams will be conducted by the National Testing Agency online at designated centres.

The Graduate route visa, announced last year by UK Home Secretary Priti Patel, is now open for applications and is expected to particularly benefit Indian students

UKs Graduate route visa open for applications, Indian students to benefit

Jul 27, 2021

Announced last year by UK Home Secretary Priti Patel, the Graduate route visa is now open for applications from international graduates and is expected to particularly benefit Indian students

The state government has allowed only those teachers and staff to return to schools who are fully vaccinated

Schools reopen for classes 10 to 12 in Punjab

Jul 27, 2021

"No student is allowed to enter the school without a mask. Proper social distancing is being maintained in classes," an official of a school in Amritsar said

the Ministry is in the process of drafting a Bill for establishment of the Higher Education Commission of India (Source: PTI)

Education Ministry drafting bill for setting up Higher Education Commission: Dharmendra Pradhan

Jul 26, 2021

The Higher Education Commission of India, envisages replacing autonomous bodies like the University Grants Commission, All India Council for Technical Education and National Council for Teacher Education.

The CISCE had cancelled exams for both classes this year in view of the aggressive second wave of COVID-19

ICSE Class 10, ISC Class 12 exam results 2021 announced

Jul 24, 2021

In the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) class 12 results girls outshone boys by a margin on 0.2 per cent.

Byju's acquired Toppr and Great Learning in deals consisting of cash and equity shares.

Byju's acquires Toppr, skilling platform Great Learning

Jul 24, 2021

Byju's allotted preference shares worth over Rs 730 crore to existing shareholders of Great Learning, while it allotted shares worth over Rs 425 crore to shareholders of Toppr.

The universities include Central University of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Hyderabad (Source: PTI)

President Ram Nath Kovind approves appointment of vice chancellors in 12 universities

Jul 23, 2021

Union Minister of Education Dharmendra Pradhan had on Thursday informed the Rajya Sabha that a total of 22 posts of vice chancellors in central universities are vacant.

CISCE had cancelled ISC and ICSE board examinations this year due to the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic

ICSE Class 10, ISC Class 12 board exam results tomorrow; here's how to check scores

Jul 23, 2021

Students who had taken the ISC and ICSE board examinations can view the results at CISCE's official website - https://www.cisce.org - once the scores have been officially released

The NEET which was earlier scheduled on August 1 was postponed to September 12

Govt adds centre for NEET exam in Dubai

Jul 23, 2021

"The National Testing Agency (NTA) has decided to create one more centre city in Dubai in addition to the one already created at Kuwait city during the year 2021," HRD Secretary Amit Khare said in a letter to Foreign Secretary, Ministry for External Affairs