Washington, May 9
Former World Bank economist Prabhu Pingali has been appointed by Cornell University to lead the effort to help reduce poverty and malnutrition in India, a project established through a $25-million...
London, May 2
The rivalry between Oxford and Cambridge, two of Britain’s best-known universities, is legendary and now it seems Oxford has pipped its competitor by producing the wealthiest graduates.
Mumbai, May 1
Tata Industries is to invest around $5 million in a planned $20-million fund at Tel Aviv University's (TAU) technology transfer company, Ramot, aimed at commercialising the university's research.
Coimbatore, Apr 30
Students are gearing up to host the first Agricultural Graduate Student Conference on May 2 and 3 at the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University here. The theme of the conference is ‘Food Safety and Fo...
Washington, April 26
The US universities produce enough graduates in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) to meet the demand for high-skilled professionals in the country, says a study.
April 17, 2013
A key issue is how the entry and operation of foreign universities should be regulated.
Pune, April 15
The Nashik-based Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS), the University of Pune (UoP), the University of Mumbai (UoM), Dr. B. A. Marathwada University (BAMU), Aurangabad, and software pr...
Kolkata, April 11
Vice-Chancellor of Presidency University today said she would write to the Governor about yesterday’s vandalism of various departments, and appealed to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to ensure that...
Aligarh, May 10
The Aligarh Muslim University would set up a new International Studies Centre offering various courses related to international relations, geo-strategy and key foreign languages, a varsity officia...
Gorakhpur (UP), May 3
Stressing on the need for quality higher education, the University Grants Commission Chairman Ved Prakash today said Indian universities need to come up with a comprehensive plan to match global s...
New Delhi, May 1
Delhi University is exploring the possibility of “buying” a train from Indian Railways to take learning beyond the confines of a classroom.
The University used to rent a train from Indian...
Hyderabad, April 30
P. Rajeshwar Rao will be taking over as Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of Insurance and Risk Management, Hyderabad with effect from May 1.
Vepa Kamesam, Managing Director of the...
Coimbatore, April 26
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University has inked an agreement with Bio-control Research Laboratories (BCRL), Bangalore, for co-operative work in the fields of biological control of crop pests and...
New York, April 25
A study about the Kumbh Mela pilgrimage in India will be presented at an annual symposium on South Asia hosted by the Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The two-day-long sympos...
Chennai, April 15
Founder's heirs to lose special privileges
Kolkata, April 12
Criticising the vandalism at Presidency University, West Bengal Governor M. K. Narayanan said on Friday that educational institutions in West Bengal should revise their policy to restrict entry of...
Kolkata, April 10
Students call for day-long strike today