Complaints of sexual harassment by two Delhi University students this year have put the focus on Internal Complaints Committees, meant to address such concerns. But with insufficient student representation and scant regard for guidelines, many colleges are falling short of the mark. The Indian Express report
While no student has been asked to leave yet, mostly due to external pressure, their situation is uncertain as the RTE Act, under which EWS admissions take place, specifies free education only up till Class VIII.
NIRF Ranking 2019: Last year's top ranking institute National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Mohali has tumbled down to the third spot. Three NIPER in top 10 Pharma institutes in India.
NIRF Ranking Best B-school in India: Last year, four out of the top 10 Indian B-schools were IIMs. This year, six IIMs made it the list of top 10 management colleges in India. The Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) has jumped three points from 10th rank last year to 7th position this year.
The android-based application sends updates directly from the authorities working on the field, can send feedback and suggestions back to managers. It is expected to reduce the time gap between site engineers and managers as well as the cost incurred compared to the expected cost.
The IIT Director talks about why the IITs face problems in breaking into top 100 in world rankings, the ‘fragmented education system’, and how the race for board marks and grind of coaching institutes are affecting the kind of students they get.