Just 31.18 per cent rural schools have regular headmaster or teacher, only 12 states rank below Maharashtra on this parameter.
The multiwavelength astronomy satellite will facilitate simultaneous observations of X-ray and UV spectral bands.
While the current devices cost Rs 10,000 and above, the affordable version is priced at Rs 4,000, and mass production will further bring the costs down.
The QS rankings comprise six indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, student-to-faculty ratio, citations per faculty, international faculty ratio and international student ratio.
Limited availability of plan positions in teaching and non-teaching staff, slow progress in endeavours to transform research system.
Rao added that if the industry were to fund such a university, he would be “delighted to work full time to build such an institution without any remuneration”.
What triggered the study was an incident, where a woman, who had gone to use a toilet, died after falling into a septic tank.
Council has sought recommendations from other states tooas it plans to improve the system of approval process for academic year 2016-2017.
Project aims to provide 1 mn solar lamps to 1 mn students.
Authority will be responsible for scrutiny and verification of fee proposals of unaided institutions as well as final approval.
Writes to all universities to implement Lyngdoh panel report.
Says no detention doesn’t mean no assessment, schools should test students at least twice every year and kids failing despite special efforts must repeat class.
With accessible communication devices such as tablets and cellphones, the social media content reflects the day-to-day lives of people more than ever today. This includes sending messages when under the influence of alcohol.
There were 136,765 minority students out of 20,81,210 students at 10,325 institutes across the country.
Move follows incidents of ragging at medical colleges in Jalgaon, Ranchi and Gurgaon.
According to the current core team, to many, Saathi became a local word for 'gay' and the campus found a language to begin with.
The total number of households covered in the survey was 1,452 and the findings represent the overall situation of slum conditions in Mumbai, says the paper.
In a letter sent earlier, the UGC had also asked the university to set up similar counselling and placement cells on campus.
Govt issues directive after AICTE guidelines seek students’ safety during educational tours
Each university had to submit its own perspective plan to the state government and these plans will be considered and the common aspects in them will be studied by the panel.
The experts have also said human activities that remove or degrade protective landforms diminish the degree of natural protection.
As part of the familiarisation and orientation process, IIT Bombay has created a section dealing with issues ranging from academic ethics, hostel and infrastructure to extra-curricular activities.
The research group has set up India’s first pilot test-bed in TV white space.
To discuss with experts structure of a counselling centre an institute like IIT-B needs for its 9,000-odd students.
The paper says that since economic reforms began in early-1990s, about three million hectare of arable land has been lost during the study
Authors further say that the real mortality impact of the projected climate in urban areas in India is likely to be significantly higher than that analyzed in this study.
The initiative is being launched as part of ‘Techfest’, the annual science and technology festival of IIT Bombay.
Dr Sandip Trivedi, the new director of TIFR said a scientific organisation had to function a little differently from other parts of the government.
New Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Director Dr Sandip Trivedi speaks to MIHIKA BASU regarding his plans for the institute, the areas it needs to focus on and the challenges ahead
According to a Government Resolution (GR), school heads will have to sign and fill up an undertaking with their picture.
The ‘QS University Rankings: BRICS 2015’ is a ranking of the top universities in five BRICS nations.
UGC circular calls for mandatory disclosure of all relevant approvals
The oldest IIT — IIT Kharagpur — did not receive a single student from the top 100 this year.
Dressed in a crisp white shirt, red tie and a black suit, the 50-year-old took charge as V-C from Tuesday.
Mumbai University V-C Sanjay Deshmukh speaks to Dipti Singh and MIHIKA BASU about problems plaguing the university and how he plans to resolve long-pending issues.
On his last day as Vice Chancellor (V-C) of Mumbai University, Rajan Welukar speaks on his achievements, challenges and where the university can go from here.
A chronicle of imperial rule in 19th century India, largely through the life and times of a clan of redoubtable Lowland Scots.