Education News

Top Stories

Latest News

ASER: Uptick in primary reading and maths, govt schools script turnaround

For the first time since 2010, slightly more than half (50.5%) of all children in Class 5 can read a Class 2 text book, up from 46.9% in 2012.

From July, quota in higher education across all private institutions: Govt

Institutions run by the Centre will have to increase their student strength by almost 25 per cent in order to accommodate the EWS reservation without affecting the current number of SC, ST, OBC and general category seats.

Reservation candidates are under-represented in Govt’s upper rungs

This assumes significance at a time when the government has just enacted a Constitutional amendment earmarking 10 per cent quota for the poor among those who are not beneficiaries of reservation: 15 per cent for SCs, 7.5 per cent for STs and 27 per cent for OBCs.

JEE Main 2019: Challenge, raise objection on answer key till January 17

JEE Main 2019: The candidates can raise objection through the official website, jeemain.nic.in till January 17, 2019

Govt nod to 7th pay commission recommendations for state govt teachers

Javadekar also said that the 10 per cent reservation quota for economically weaker sections of the general category would be implemented in all educational institutions from the 2019 academic year.

Through this IIT-Delhi alumnus’ innovation, visually-impaired can see pictures and diagrams

The device developed by a national award-winning female scientist, Ankita Gulati, faced challenges in convincing the visually-impaired and also fellow industry-players as she was often the only woman in the events, conferences etc.

IIFT MBA (IB) 2019 results declared at tedu.iift.ac.in, check list of selected candidates

IIFT MBA (IB) 2019 results: The candidates can check the results through the official website tedu.iift.ac.in. Based on marks obtained in written test, candidates will be called for writing skills, assessment, group discussion and interview to be held in January/February 2019

IGNOU admission for January session extended, check dates here

IGNOU admission 2019: The candidates can apply through the official website onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in till January 31

JKBOSE Jammu summer zone 10th date sheet released, check here

JKBOSE Jammu summer zone 10th date sheet: The JKBOSE Class 10 exams will be held from February 27 to March 19. The practical examination in Science, Home Science, Computer Science and Music will be conducted on March 22, 2019

Only 44.2% class 5 students can read class 2 level text: ASER report

The highest reading levels were from Himachal Pradesh with 74.5 per cent students being able to read class 2 level text and the lowest number was from Jharkhand with only 29.4 per cent read-ability, as per the reprot.

Graduates to work as apprentice teachers in West Bengal schools

The interns at the primary level could get Rs 2,00 every month and those at secondary level Rs 2,500, Mamata Banerjee said adding that this proposal was forwarded to senior government officials for exploring the implementability

NEET MDS 2019 result declared at natboard.edu.in

NEET-MDS 2019 results declared at natboard.edu.in. Candidates can check the result for the entrance exam to dental courses.