ā€˜Vikasana’ on DD Chandana

ā€˜Vikasana’ on DD Chandana

For the benefit of II Pre-University students and those appearing for CET examinations, Bangalore Doordarshan, Chandana Channel, has been telecasting ā€œVikasanaā€ programme from January 30. On Wednesday, the subjects that will be telecast between 7 a.m. and 7.40 a.m. are Economics (Human Resource Development) and Chemistry ā€” CET (Organic chemistry concepts) between 9.30 p.m. and […]

COMEDK PGET 2014 First Round counselling schedule & tuition fee announced

COMEDK PGET 2014 First Round counselling schedule & tuition fee announced

TheĀ Consortium of Medical Engineering and Dental Colleges of KarnatakaĀ (COMEDK), Bangalore has released the schedule for first round of counselling for post graduation medical courses. Not only the dates, but the fee structure for the PG medical and dental courses has also been announced.The counseling will take place at “NMKRV College Mangala Mantapa”, 3rd Block, Jayanagar, […]

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 SciencesĀ  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 […]

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 […]

IIT admission tests to begin from April 6

IIT admission tests to begin from April 6

JAIPUR: The process for admissions to the prestigious Indian Institute of Technologies (IIT) in the country begins. The first leg of the two-stage examination process known as JEE-Main, conducted through both offline and online modes, is scheduled on April 6 and April 9, 11, 12 and 19 respectively. The offline exam centres are Kota, Jaipur, […]

Okay Admissions of 800 BE Students, High Court Tells Govt

Okay Admissions of 800 BE Students, High Court Tells Govt

The High Court on Saturday directed the Department of Technical Education (DTE) to approve the admissions of nearly 800 students who got late admissions under the management quota to Bachelor of Engineering course in 2013-14. Justice Anand Byrareddy was hearing a petition filed by Dr B R Ambedkar Engineering College and other private colleges challenging […]

All higher education institutions details on single web portal

All higher education institutions details on single web portal

The process is being undertaken by the Higher Education Department to register details of all universities and higher education institutions under various departments on a single portal. Web portal aishe.gov.in has been prepared for year 2011-12 and 2012-13 by Union human resources ministry for All-India Survey on Higher Education. Principal Secretary Higher Education JN Kansotiya […]