March 27, 2020 3:42 pm
To compensate for the loss, AICTE has asked institutes to "give challenging problems as internship to such students which can be worked upon by them from their respective homes".
March 15, 2020 9:07 pm
BE versus BTech: While IITs say that it is the delivery of the two that is different, AICTE chairperson believes the BE is valued more than BTech when applying abroad. The curriculum, however, remains almost similar for the two.
February 19, 2020 6:09 pm
One of the major issue faced by the Indian higher education institutes is to find experienced and expert faculty in the emerging courses, even as AICTE is holding faculty training workshops since last year.
February 19, 2020 6:36 pm
According to the AICTE Regulations, 2020, conducting PGDM and MBA courses in the same institution is not permissible, a senior AICTE official said.
January 18, 2020 4:28 pm
MBA or PG diploma courses in four subjects -- Modern Office Management, Modern Office Management and Secretarial Practices, Modern Office Practice and National Management Programme -- be converted into vocational courses.
January 15, 2020 9:56 am
Lack of an updated curriculum, the unregulated opening of technical institutions, non-existent linkages with industry and poor student-faculty ratio are some reasons why Indian engineers are considered unemployable.
December 04, 2019 11:57 am
The HRD Minister informed that neither UGC nor AICTE has any proposal to set up new engineering colleges — UG or PG — across the country.
December 02, 2019 9:59 am
The CAG said that IGNOU, with approval of the Distance Education Council, had recognised the Institute of Distance and Open Learning (IDOL) of the Gauhati University in August 2010 for offering eight courses for three years from 2010-11.
November 30, 2019 2:03 pm
The process of learning in educational institutions needs to change as there is the need for the teacher to know what to teach to the student and how to do it, said Sahasrabudhe
November 30, 2019 1:47 pm
The students, who have been agitating for over four weeks against the hostel fee hike, said their strike will continue till a complete rollback is announced. Four office-bearers of JNU Students Union met HRD Secretary R Subharmaniam and raised their demands.