Category Archives: Edu Alerts

NSRCEL at IIMB inaugurates ‘Women Start-up Programme’

Over 1700 women across India participated in Stage 1 of programme which was a 5-week online course to identify an idea and initiate a venture; two mentor panels assessed around 300 submissions selecting the top 50 for Stage 2, a 3-week boot camp for participants

Manav Rachna International University performed well at  Anveshan 2017

Manav Rachna International University (MRIU) has always been a research-driven Institution encouraging students to think out-of-the-box and bring their pioneering ideas to the forefront. Five Teams from MRIU performed exceedingly well when their projects in four categories were selected for the Final convention at the

National Bravery Awards winning children call on the President

The 2016 National Bravery Awards winning children called on the President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan on January 21, 2017. The scheme of National Awards for Bravery was started by Indian Council for Child Welfare (ICCW) to give due recognition to the

XLRI to host 9th National Conference on Social Entrepreneurship

The ‘9th National Conference on Social Entrepreneurship’ is being hosted by XLRI- Xavier School of Management on 27th to 29th January, 2017. Around 150-170 social entrepreneurs, development sector professionals, policy makers, academics and management students are expected to assemble and confabulate on the theme –

Amway Opportunity Foundation celebrates Louis Braille Day

Amway Opportunity Foundation, a registered non-profit organization and the corporate social responsibility arm of Amway India, celebrated 208th birth anniversary Louis Braille in association with Narendrapur Ramakrishna Mission Blind Boys’ Academy in Kolkata. To mark the occasion, Pandit Debi Prasad Chatterjee, noted Sitar Maestro released a

Cambridge University Press to revolutionise computer science teaching

  New Delhi:Cambridge University Press along with the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) India, conducted a workshop for Computer science teachers to help them transform the teaching of the subject into a computational thinking experience. The idea is to make children learn how to create

Thiruvananthapuram student Dr. Shabnam tops NEET PG 2017

Thiruvananthapuram: Delhi Academy of Medical Sciences (DAMS) student, Dr. Shabnam from Thiruvananthapuram made her parents and institute proud by achieving first Rank in NEET PG 2017. Around one lakh doctors appeared for this nationwide exam and competed for various specialties. Dr. Shabnam attributes her success

ConceptOwl introduces technology to heft up entrance coaching

Thiruvananthapuram: ConceptOwl, a newly launchedTrivandrum-based educational startup,is combining innovative, state-of-the-art technology with deeper learning to change how students prepare for all India medical and engineering examinations. It aims to produce a crop of students passionate about science, and not just successful exam candidates. Classes are

‘Unmaad 2017’ from students of IIMB goes international

The 3-day fiesta of music, dance and drama, will culminate in a show by Amit Trivedi on January 29  IIM Bangalore’s cultural fest UNMAAD, in its 21st edition, is scheduled from 27th-29th January 2017. This edition of Unmaad will host the musician and singer Amit Trivedi along with Jonita Gandhi,

CAT 2016 results declared

IIMB to announce shortlist for personal interviews this evening Bengaluru: There are 20 candidates who have scored overall 100 percentile in CAT 2016, the results of which announced on Monday (January 9) morning. They are all male and all engineers. Prof. Rajendra K Bandi, Convener,