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UGC draft guidelines: Institutes can source up to 40% of course content externally for online degrees

March 05, 2022 4:51 pm

UGC chairperson M Jagadesh Kumar said the guidelines are in tune with the National Education Policy 2020, which proposes that top institutions accredited for running online and distance learning programmes be encouraged to develop high-quality online courses.

Leading edtech companies form consortium, assure transparency

January 13, 2022 9:45 am

Edtech companies have been under pressure from the government with reports of them signing up children from lower-income brackets for expensive classes by tricking the parents into agreeing to expensive loan terms which would pay for these classes.

Machine learning emerged as most trending online course in 2021, check list of top 10

January 01, 2022 9:54 am

A report released by Udemy for the emerging and expected trends for 2022 mentions that technical skills like Next.Js, Python scripting, and Terraform are surging in India.

Jamia Millia Islamia begins admission process for distance, online courses

November 20, 2021 10:09 am

The last date for submission of applications for courses that do not require candidates to sit for a test is November 30. The application forms for admission are now available at and

India has second-highest women learners for online courses in world: Study

September 17, 2021 9:36 am

For STEM courses, the gender gap narrowed from 23 per cent enrolments from women in 2019 to 32 per cent in 2021. Women’s enrolments in entry-level professional certificates have gone up from 22 per cent in 2019 to 30 per cent in 2021.

IITs, IISc to offer new courses on electric vehicles, IoT, sustainable development through Swayam

July 22, 2021 2:00 pm

Students can request for transfer of credits once they clear the NPTEL certification exam if it is approved by the educational institute they are affiliated with.

All new courses to be offered by IGNOU from academic year 2021-22

July 27, 2021 10:12 am

The university, this year, has introduced many new courses ranging from short certificate courses to extensive undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Here is a comprehensive list of the new courses.

TN CM directs recording of online classes to prevent sexual harassment

May 27, 2021 11:40 am

Stalin also directed the Cyber Crime wing of the police to expeditiously solve complaints and without affecting the students concerned, it said, adding, SP level official should deal with such plaints.

IIT Bombay offers free online tutorial on Android app development via SWAYAM portal

May 25, 2021 12:49 pm

Interested students can avail the course free of cost by registering themselves on the SWAYAM portal. Here's how to register

Virtual interaction, real happiness: ‘Grateful for online education facilities in govt schools’

March 10, 2021 10:26 am

Following a two-day parents teachers meeting, parents said that their children are availing the same benefits, facilities and quality education in government schools which they were getting in private schools where they were spending huge amounts of money.