Gujarat University (GU) Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) Results Declared; Check Now

Gujarat University has declared the results of Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) Semester 1 examination which was conducted on last December. The results of the students who have appeared in the exam is available in the official website of Gujarat University, and the students who have appeared in the examination can check their BCom results there entering the required details. Meanwhile, Ahmadabad Mirror reported that the results show a downward spiral of the reputation of Gujarat University. According to that report only 26% of the students attended the exam were successful.…

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JNU Admission 2017: Process To Start Soon Based On UGC Notification

In a notification posted on the official website of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), it has been notified that the admission procedure based on UGC Gazette Notification 2016 will be announced soon. The students and the administration were fighting a case regarding this in the Delhi High Court on the application of a University Grants Commission notification in the central university, and that caused the delay in the admission process. The JNU admission process is going to start after the Delhi high court dismissed as infructuous a plea by five students…

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Oxford University to launch first online ‘Mooc’ course

Oxford University has announced its first “massive open online course” – or so-called Mooc – in a partnership with a US online university network. These free online courses have grown in popularity with hundreds of universities and millions of students. But until now Oxford has not offered such Mooc courses. It is going to run an economics course partnered with online platform edX, set up by Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The emergence of Mooc courses in recent years has been a major phenomenon in higher education, particularly…

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What you need to know about residential landscape design

Have you been planning to re-do the landscaping of an existing site or is there a need to landscape a new one? To landscape a space properly can increase the ornamental value manifolds. The right person to approach to help you plan, design and implement you dream landscape design is a residential landscape design professional. The landscape design professional must be licensed landscape architect and it is best you check the current status of the license before hiring one and handing over the project. To hire a landscape architect is…

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You will be Shocked to Know how Many Indian Universities Made it to the top 200 World University Rankings!!

World University rankings were released this year and we have a good new and a bad news for you. The good news is not so good as compare to the bad news which is worse. The good news is that Asia as a continent is rising sharply in terms of quality of education. Rising population, greater demand of quality education has lead to a rise in our abilities. We have a lot of window for further improvement as states of all nation have put in great deal of thought and…

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Homi Bhabha National Institute gets HRD ministry’s nod to start its off-campus centre

Mumbai-based Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI) has been given approval by the HRD ministry to start an off-campus centre at Bhubaneswar in the name of National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) with prospective effect.  The ministry, in a statement released on Wednesday, said it has issued a notification in this regard on the advice of the University Grants Commission (UGC).  The move allows for conduct of academic course or programmes, subject to review of the off-campus centre by the UGC biennially for six years and subsequently after every…

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New Zealand universities showcase academic offerings

Education New Zealand (ENZ), the lead government agency for international education conducted its first university roadshow in Pune highlighting what New Zealand institutions have to offer Indian students.  Besides being a preferred educational destination with all universities in the top three per cent of universities worldwide, New Zealand is also a safe and welcoming country which is an important consideration for students thinking about studying abroad.  New Zealand universities engaged with principals and student counsellors of prominent Pune schools telling them more about the engineering and management courses available at…

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Institute Chair launched at IIT Madras Department of Management Studies

Prof Sridhar Tayur, an IIT Madras alumnus, who was on campus earlier this week to deliver a “Leadership Lecture”, launched an “Institute Chair” in the Department of Management Studies at IIT Madras. The Chair is endowed with an amount of Rs. 50 lakh, and is established in the name of ‘RAGS Family Foundation’ that has also made other philanthropic gifts in the areas of higher education, entrepreneurship, independent films, microfinance and children’s health, development and safety. Prof R Nagarajan, Dean of International & Alumni Relations at IIT Madras, welcomed the…

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New Delhi University vice-chancellor says he will try to ensure best quality education

Newly-appointed Delhi University vice-chancellor Professor Yogesh Kumar Tyagi said he will try to ensure that best quality education is available to all sections at the premier institution.  Speaking to PTI, Tyagi said that he wants to work collectively with all stakeholders so that “everyone is on board” and best education can be provided and opportunities created even for those who don’t have them.  The newly-appointed DU VC said he is seeking ideas and suggestions from a wide section of people including those who know about things “better” than him. The…

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Ceramics programme at Staffordshire University

The Staffordshire University has invited applications for the 3D Design: Ceramics BA (honours) programme run by the School of Art and Design. A statement issued by the university said that the university has the most extensive ceramic facilities in the United Kingdom. The ceramics degree course provides a design-led creative experience of ceramics within a broad subject context and brings an ethos of responsible design to the study of markets and manufacture.  Students opting for the Ceramics BA (Hons) programme will get to experience a breadth of materials and 3D…

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