Excluding Indian students from visa reform, a self-harming act

Excluding Indian students from visa reform, a self-harming act

The UK government had announced the extension of a programme under which students from certain countries could provide reduced documentation when applying for Tier-4 student visas.   –  GETTY IMAGES/ISTOCK Britain’s decision to exclude India from a reform of its international student visa application process announced last week has been widely condemned in Britain, including by […]

IIM-C aims for complete makeover

IIM-C aims for complete makeover

The Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C), which has upped its global ranking this year, is working on a strategy to improve further. According to the Financial Times London’s Global MBA Ranking 2018, the institute’s rank improved to the 78th position in 2018 from 95thin 2017. The broad parameters on which the institutes are ranked include value for […]

Jindal Global University conferred ‘Diamond’ rating by QS I-Gauge

Jindal Global University conferred ‘Diamond’ rating by QS I-Gauge

The UK-based Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), a higher education rating project, has awarded O P Jindal Global University (JGU) the Diamond rating in recognition of the varsity’s various parameters including teaching quality and employability of its students. Besides awarding JGU with an overall rating, QS I-GAUGE has also given the varsity, the highest ratings in six […]

485 start batch of 2018-20 at TA Pai Management Institute

485 start batch of 2018-20 at TA Pai Management Institute

The Manipal-based TA Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), which began the new academic year by inducting 485 students for the batch of 2018-2020, has announced two scholarship programmes for its students. The programmes, which are based on merit and merit-cum-means, will offer scholarships worth ₹2 crore over the two-year PGDM (post-graduate diploma in management) period from July […]

APTET 2018 final answer keys released, download at cse.ap.gov.in, aptet.apcfss.in

APTET 2018 final answer keys released, download at cse.ap.gov.in, aptet.apcfss.in

APTET 2018: The final answer keys are APTET 2018: The final answer keys for the Andhra Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (APTET-2018) has been released on June 27, 2018. All the candidates who have appeared for the teacher eligibility test can download the respective paper answer keys through the official websites — cse.ap.gov.in and aptet.apcfss.in. The APTET […]

Old city schools should meet quality education demand

Old city schools should meet quality education demand

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi (Express photo by Partha Paul/File) West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi Wednesday said there is a growing demand for quality education and old institutions such as St James’ School has the responsibility to meet the demand. Tripathi, who was inaugurating a new junior block of the 154-year-old institution, said […]