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skill development


Skill-based courses growing popular among study abroad aspirants; experts weigh in

May 10, 2022 9:41 am

Apart from the factor of employability and better career prospects, experts also highlight that India’s hyper-competitive environment for admission to skill-based courses is always driving the trend of such students applying to the same course at foreign universities.

Changing the skill development model

April 25, 2022 9:05 am

Manish Sabharwal and Rituparna Chakraborty write: Enabling degree apprentices will make the Indian skill system self-healing, enrol 10 million young people, and make India the world's largest apprenticeship system

DSEU introduces residential course in software programming for women, transwomen

April 14, 2022 9:40 am

The programme, with 84 students in its first batch, was inaugurated by Atishi, Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Education and MLA from Kalkaji constituency.

DSEU launches fully-funded residential software programming course for women

April 13, 2022 10:29 am

It is being offered by NavGurukul Foundation for Social Welfare and among the stated aims of the programme is “to ensure 100% placement for young girls in coding through DSEU”.

upGrad announces not-for-profit foundation; commits Rs 50 crore corpus fund

April 05, 2022 9:45 am

The objectives of the foundation include teachers’ training, mentoring & coaching, career guidance, scholarships, internships, and online student exchange programs.

Social welfare department to start revamping its hostels from April

March 28, 2022 8:45 am

The department runs 441 hostels across Maharashtra. These are residential facilities for youngsters coming from reserved category, who want to pursue higher education.

IIM-Sambalpur to develop entrepreneurship skills among tribals

March 24, 2022 12:00 pm

The memorandum of understanding with the Center for Adivasi Research and Development was signed recently for multi-modal initiatives and projects on teaching, skilling, training and global outreach.

Adolescents need to focus as much on life skills as school books, say experts

March 21, 2022 12:18 pm

While there’s no definitive list, some of the major examples of life skills are time and money management, effective communication, interpersonal relationship, stress management among others.

Skill development to be made compulsory subject in Haryana for Classes 9 to 12: Khattar

March 01, 2022 9:43 am

The chief minister said in today's era, skill universities are the need of the hour and the state government has set up Haryana's first such university in Palwal.

Skill hub initiative launched in J&K; 40 schools to participate in first phase

January 03, 2022 9:44 am

The 'Skill Hub Initiative' is part of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna (PMKVY) 3.0 and was launched across the country on January 1. It will be executed through the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).