Nandi Utsav 2014 – Celebration of Founder’s Day at Nandi Institute of Technology and Management Sciences

Nandi Utsav 2014 – Celebration of Founder’s Day at Nandi Institute of Technology and Management Sciences

The Nandi Institute of Technology and Management Sciences (NIT-MS) celebrated its Annual Cultural Fest as Nandi Utsav on the day of NICE Foundation Day.  This celebration saw a series of inter-collegiate competitive events being conducted, along with several other scintillating attractions. The morning session of inter-collegiate events was inaugurated at 9:30 AM by famous cine actress Ms […]

Bangalore Set to Get VIT Campus Next Year

Bangalore Set to Get VIT Campus Next Year

Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) will set up a new campus in Bangalore. The campus, the first one outside Tamil Nadu, is set to admit students by 2015. Speaking on the sidelines of a press conference in Chennai on the admissions to the institute, VIT Chancellor G Viswanathan said that the Karnataka government had given […]

Homoeopathic student Dr. Sarala bags 17 awards

Homoeopathic student Dr. Sarala bags 17 awards

Dr Sarala Bangalore, student of Government Homoeopathic Medical College, bagged 17 of the 18 awards in her college, for scoring maximum marks in various subjects. Besides winning a gold medal from the Rajiv Gandhi University for Health Sciences  for the highest marks in Materia Medica subject, she also stood first in the list of overall […]

Quality of education needs improvement: Pranab Mukherjee

Quality of education needs improvement: Pranab Mukherjee

Expressing concern about the “quality of education”, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said “quality education” and “requisite skills” were a must for the country’s youth. Addressing a meeting of the directors of Indian Institute of Science (IIS), Bangalore, and Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER) here, Mukherjee said “demographic dividend would be an […]

Asian Conference on Mechatronics, SJB Institute of Technology, Bangalore, International Conference, Karnataka, July 18-20 2014

Asian Conference on Mechatronics, SJB Institute of Technology, Bangalore, International Conference, Karnataka, July 18-20 2014

Asian Conference on Mechatronics is a International Conference Organised by: SJB Institute of Technology, Bangalore, Karnataka Asian Conference on Mechatronics dates: Fest dates: 18th-20th July 2014 Last Dates for Registration: May 3rd 2014 Details: Call for papers The purpose of the Asian Conference on Mechatronics is to bring together a vast no of researchers, academicians, students, industrialists, practitioners […]

Acharya Habba – Acharya Institutes

Acharya Habba – Acharya Institutes

Acharya Habba 2014, the annual cultural extravaganza of Acharya Institutes, was conducted recently. The programme had over 40 events in sports, academic and culture and was held over a span of two days. Students from approximately 40 colleges from across the State participated in the events that included face-painting, drag race, beg-borrow-steal, ethical hacking and […]

Students may study abroad, but serve in India: Top science panel

Students may study abroad, but serve in India: Top science panel

Indian students and researchers would ideally want to go abroad, study and then decide whether to stay back there or head back to their country. But science policy makers in the country would like them to go abroad on scholarship and study, but come back to become science leaders and policy makers to address India’s […]

Safety Tips for Studying Abroad

Safety Tips for Studying Abroad

Studying abroad can be an exciting, one-of-a-kind experience. From immersing yourself in the local culture to expanding your education and making lifelong friends, the opportunities offered by studying in a foreign country are endless. If you plan on studying abroad, check out the following tips for staying safe and adjusting to your new surroundings. Do […]

Disabled Kids Face Bias Under RTE: Study

Disabled Kids Face Bias Under RTE: Study

Anjum (name changed), aged five, from KR Puram, is special. She suffers from a physical disability which has left her with tiny hands joined. Born to a disabled father and into a poor household, little did she imagine that she would go to school or hold a textbook in her hands. NGOs came to her […]

Jolt for KIMS, But Hope Yet For More Seats

Jolt for KIMS, But Hope Yet For More Seats

Hopes for an increase in the intake of government medical colleges in the state have suffered a partial setback: the Medical Council of India (MCI) has rejected the application of Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Hubli, to add 50 seats for 2014-15. MCI gave no reason for the rejection. Competition for seats is expected […]