AIIMS MBBS 2019 entrance exam dates announced at aiimsexams.org; check details

AIIMS MBBS 2019 entrance exam dates announced at aiimsexams.org; check details

AIIMS 2019: While the MBBS examination will take place on May 25, 26 2019; the result notification for the same will be released on June 12. AIIMS 2019 date: The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has released the entrance examination dates for Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) programme at aiimsexams.org. Aspiring candidates […]

Genpact Centre for Women’s Leadership at Ashoka University to help women strengthen their career post maternity

Genpact Centre for Women’s Leadership at Ashoka University to help women strengthen their career post maternity

Ashoka University to hold training for returning mothers Ashoka University’s Genpact Centre for Women’s Leadership (GCWL) will facilitate the ‘Breakthrough’ training programme for returning and working mothers. GCWL is organising this for the second year, with the addition of a new cohort—returning mothers, women who dropped out of workforce due to maternity and childcare and […]

Why is there more emphasis on teaching rather than learning in teaching-learning process?

Why is there more emphasis on teaching rather than learning in teaching-learning process?

Why is there more emphasis on ‘teaching’ rather than ‘learning’ in teaching-learning process? It is believed the world has started moving from a services-led economy to knowledge-led. India is expected to gain from becoming a knowledge economy given it virtually skipped the transition from an industrial to a services economy. Even in its services sector, […]

Transformation brewing at government schools

Transformation brewing at government schools

States across India have been introducing English in government schools as they see little options otherwise. (Photo: IE) A recent initiative by the Karnataka government to introduce an English-medium section in government schools in the state has not gone down well with a section people in the state. The move, aimed at arresting the attrition […]

Two DU departments cancel interview process amid MPhil

Two DU departments cancel interview process amid MPhil

DU MPhil, PhD admission row: The two departments of Delhi University cancelled the interview process of MPhil, PhD recently conducted DU MPhil, PhD admission row: Following an uproar over the admission process of MPhil and PhD programmes in the University of Delhi and after a Rajya Sabha member Manoj Jha raised the issue on Friday in […]

PhD, MPhil interviews postponed in DU

PhD, MPhil interviews postponed in DU

Since the eligibility criteria applies both to general as well as reserved category students, no SC, ST or OBC candidate has qualified for the interview in some courses. (Express Photo/Kamleshwar Singh/File) Days after The Indian Express reported that several MPhil and PhD seats were going to go vacant in Delhi University as a result of adopting the 2016 UGC […]

Schools to get Navratri vacation for first time

Schools to get Navratri vacation for first time

The government, on the other hand, has reduced Diwali holidays to two weeks from three weeks (Representational Image) The State Education department on Saturday announced Navratri holidays for the first time in schools. The government had announced Navratri holidays last month for only colleges and universities. State Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama said, “It has been […]

Invest in teacher training for better quality of education: TFI chairperson

Invest in teacher training for better quality of education: TFI chairperson

Anu Aga with Aketi Sai Aparna who received two gold medals at the convocation on Saturday (Express Photo) Over 320 students graduated at the 7th convocation of Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (IIT-Gn) on Saturday. Among these, about 47 students were given awards for excellence in various categories. Anu Aga, chairperson of the non-profit organisation […]