Monday, 18 Feb 2019
Category: Institutes

The Sanskrit College and University Bill passed in WB assembly

In a bid to create a nodal center in learning of Sanskrit, a bill was passed in West Bengal Assembly today.  Sanskrit College and University, West Bengal Bill 2015 will enable complete up-gradation of the 191 year-old Sanskrit College along with its properties and liabilities.  The primary objective of the University will be to create […]

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The Sanskrit College and University Bill passed in WB assembly

In a bid to create a nodal center in learning of Sanskrit, a bill was passed in West Bengal Assembly today.  Sanskrit College and University, West Bengal Bill 2015 will enable complete up-gradation of the 191 year-old Sanskrit College along with its properties and liabilities.  The primary objective of the University will be to create […]

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UGC to rank all universities, irks watchdogs

In a controversial overreach, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has said it will rank all institutions across the country. Private colleges and universities will come under the ratings ambit. Predictably, the move has annoyed other regulatory bodies like AICTE (for engineering), MCI (medical), NATA (architecture) and the UGC’s own statutory authority. This is the first […]

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Christ universities get 'B' grade from NAAC

Unhappy with the ratings given by the National Assessment and Accreditation (NAAC), a statutory body of the UGC, some universities are planning to approach the appeals committee seeking revision. Two reputed institutions – Christ and Jain universities – have been given ‘B’ grade.  At its 71st executive committee meeting last month, NAAC had announced the […]

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IIM-L ties up with Harvard Business School

The Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIM-L) has entered into an institutional alliance with the Harvard Business School after two IIM-L professors recently visited HBS to attend a faculty workshop on ‘Microeconomics of Competitiveness’ held at the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness, HBS.  Under the alliance, IIM-L like HBS, will offer an elective course on […]

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IIM-L ties up with Harvard Business School

The Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIM-L) has entered into an institutional alliance with the Harvard Business School after two IIM-L professors recently visited HBS to attend a faculty workshop on ‘Microeconomics of Competitiveness’ held at the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness, HBS.  Under the alliance, IIM-L like HBS, will offer an elective course on […]

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Teachers question accuracy of baseline assessment

The test used to assess four-years old in reception class when they start school does not accurately reflect children’s ability at this age, according to research carried out by UCL for the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) and the National Union of Teachers (NUT). Teachers believe that valuable information about their new pupils is […]

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