UGC: NET/SET/SLET to be minimum criteria for direct recruitments to post of Assistant Professor in all Higher Education Institutions

The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Wednesday declared that NET/SET/SLET would be the minimum requirements for direct hiring to the position of assistant professor for all higher education institutions. According to the officials, the UGC in an official statement announced that the NET/SET/SLET would be the minimum prerequisites for the direct […]

Emerging as NEET ’23 topper in J-K: Pulwama native Abdul Basit is an inspiration to many aspiring Medical students

With an exceptional achievement in securing All India Rank (AIR) 113 in the UGC National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), Abdul Basit, a native of Pulwama has emerged as the topper from the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Basit, a young and talented student hailing from the picturesque Chewakalan area […]

CISCE to declare ICSE, ISC results today

 Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) will announce the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE Class 10) and Indian School Certificate (ISC Class 12) results for 2023 at 3 pm on Sunday, read an official statement from Gerry Arathoon, chief executive and secretary, CISCE. According to the notice, the students can check their results by visiting CISCE’s website, […]

Exams for CAPF Constable posts in 13 languages from January 2024

In a landmark decision, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Saturday announced to conduct Constable (General Duty) examination for Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) in 13 regional languages in addition to Hindi and English. The examination in 13 regional languages in addition to Hindi and English will be conducted from January 1, 2024 […]

CBSE starts continuous professional development drive for teachers

 The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has started a special drive for Continuous Professional Development (CPD) of teachers today. The National Education Policy 2020 recommends that every school should ensure the participation of all its teachers in at least 50 hours of CPD. As also mandated in CBSE by-laws, each teacher is expected to participate in […]

Rajasthan third-grade teacher recruitment exams begins in 11 districts sans internet services

The third-grade teacher recruitment exams are scheduled to start today in which 9.64 lakh candidates will try their luck, however, it is a real test of the Ashok Gehlot government owing to the recent paper leak incidents. Third-grade teacher recruitment exam started in 11 districts of Rajasthan today. 2,940 examination […]

UGC to release draft guidelines, curriculum framework for environment education at undergraduate level

University Grant Commission (UGC) is all set to release Draft Guidelines and Curriculum Framework for Environment Education at the Undergraduate level soon. The UGC has underlined that out of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), six goals are directly linked to environmental protection and resource conservation. UGC Chairman M Jagadesh […]

Karnataka: Students stage protest against KSRTC for adequate bus services in Mandya

Hundred of students on Friday staged a protest against the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) demanding additional bus services to the district via Malavalli-Dugganahalli and Kadukottanahalli routes. The students said that they are facing a lot of problems in reaching the district due to fewer busses from different villages so […]

UGC notifies rules for setting up foreign educational campuses in India, invites suggestions

The University Grants Commission on Thursday notified the draft guidelines for establishing campuses of foreign higher educational institutions in the country in line with the NEP-2020 and invited suggestions and feedback from the public on the same. In line with the recommendations of the National Education Policy (NEP), 2020, the Guidelines on Internationalisation of Higher Education […]