Education & Skill Development

A study conducted by ASSOCHAM, in association with Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), suggests that in an effort to realign the skill ecosystem in India, the Union Government should take core elements of skill development from various ministries and pool them under a single minister with a budget of about Rs. 25,000 crore. Study, […]

MoU was signed by Parveen Garg, Chairman, ISFCP and Prof. Raghuram Rao, Director, NIPER, Mohali) in the presence of Dr. Savina Bansal, Dean (R & D), Dr. R. K. Bansal, Dean, (Student welfare), MRSPTU, Bathinda, Dr. P. V. Bharatam, Dean, NIPER, (Guest of Honour), Er. Janesh Garg, Secretary ISFCP and Prof. G.D. Gupta, Director, ISFCP […]

Medvarsity Online Limited, an online medical education company founded by the Apollo Hospitals Group, has partnered with Amity University to launch a new programme, Master of Business Administration(MBA) in Hospital and Healthcare Management. Claimed to be the only course approved by the University Grants Commission(UGC), this two-year MBA degree focuses on imparting healthcare management and […]

Widening gap between the skills required by businesses and the know-how of a large number of engineering students got Raman Talwar started on his entrepreneurial journey. With an aim to help bridge the skills gap, through the aid of advanced technology, this 28-year-old engineering graduate founded Simulanis in November 2013.“ foremost inspiration to start this […]

eNative, a South Korean start-up that provides e-learning services, has said it is set to enter India to provide business communication skills, in English and Chinese. Equipped with a digital initiative to up-skill youth in business communication, BeNative is in touch with a number of innovative Indian institutes and universities to teach students understand business/technical […]

Bennett University signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Dell EMC to set up a joint research laboratory to work on data analytics and machine learning. With this partnership, Bennett University becomes a member of Dell EMC’s External Research and Academic Alliance Program. The alliance will primarily involve coordination of information and expertise dissemination for […]

The Centre is all set to launch a programme next month wherein foreign and NRI scientists can work in the country’s scientific institutions for a period of one to three months. The programme titled ‘Visiting Advanced Joint Research’ (VAJRA) is aimed at encouraging top scientists to work in India and also guide doctorate and post-doctorate […]

Indian Air Force today signed an MOU with Bharathiar University here to establish academic collaboration for conduct of research programmes in various fields and also in the field of Education Technology. http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/58792909.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst

IIT Kharagpur’s Rekhi Centre of Excellence for the Science of Happiness has signed an MoU with Madhya Pradesh government to collaborate on the development of a Happiness Index for measuring the well-being of the people of the state. http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/58805143.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst

According to an official release on May 11, Pearl Academy, India’s leading design, fashion and creative business institution, and Torrens University Australia, have announced an agreement to share global best practice, promote innovation, cross border collaboration, and deliver industry-leading outcomes for their students. http://www.educationworld.in/news/campus/pearl-academy-and-torrens-university-australia-announce-new-collaboration.html