While addressing a written reply in Lok Sabha, Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani has confirmed that All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has approved an engineering college exclusively for women. This engineering college will come up in Thane.
"According to the information furnished by the All India Council for Technical Education, it has approved one women's engineering college during the academic year 2014-15 in the name of 'New Horizon Institute of Technology and Management'," she said in a written reply in the Lok Sabha.
Shri Gaurishankar Bisen, Farmers Welfare and Agriculture Development Minister, while addressing a gathering of agriculture universities' coordination council had announced that 10 agriculture polytechnics will be opened in Madhya Pradesh.
Shri Gaurishankar Bisen has directed the concerned officials to collect details informations such as land, buildings, courses, facilities, etc within 15 days timeframe. He also instructed the officials to study similar colleges in states of Gujrat and Maharashtra.
The Spanish Centre of Chowgule College, Margao has announced the commencement of new batches of Spanish language classes. The course will begin from Friday, 1st August, 2014 and will be conducted at the college premises.
The language course will be conducted by Spanish national Edith Aurrecoechea, an expert in the subject. Classes will be conducted for Beginner A 1.1 and will involve 60 hours of learning spread over ten weeks. Certificates will be issued by Instituto Cervantes to successful candidates on completing the course.
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Mumbai has joined hands with USA based Washington University to provide Executive MBA (EMBA) program in Mumbai.
EMBA is modelled around the Washington University's internationally recognized program in USA and China. The joint Executive MBA program with Fudan University in Shanghai is ranked No. 6 in the world by the Financial Times.
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) University has won the CCI Technology Education Excellence Award as the 'Best University, Promoting Research and Development'.
Prof. P. P. Mathur, the Vice Chancellor of KIIT University received the award in Ahmedabad. CCI Technology Education Excellence Award is given to University that encourages Research & Development, and publications in world class journals.
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur has emerged as top engineering college in the EDU-RAND 2014 rankings. IIT Kharagpur is followed by IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur, IIT Chennai and then IIT Mumbai.
The EDU-RAND rakings help in greading an institute. This helps in guiding students seeking admission to an engineering college or university.
EDU is a community platform for academics, administrators and business leaders in Indian higher education. RAND Corporation is a global research house known for its extensive work in education.
TimesPro, a Times Group venture, SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today jointly announced the launch of the Post Graduate Diploma in Finance & Accounts. For the programme, SAP has extended support by providing SAP Knowledge Accelerator courses; relevant for Finance and Accounts professionals in addition to providing assessment enduring a joint certification on SAP training.
Jawaharlal Institute of Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) has signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the University of Michigan School of Public Health, USA, on boost research projects at Pondicherry campus.
University of Michigan School of Public Health, USA is providing USD 50,000 (Rs 30 lakh) and JIPMER will be contributing same amount for research projects.
UNIRAJ MPAT 2014 Important Dates are given Below :
* Last date for submission of application form for Phase I: Tuesday, July 31, 2014.
* Last date for submission of hard copy of application form for Phase I: Saturday, August 02, 2014
* Date of UNIRAJ-MPAT: 1st week of November, 2014.
Hard copy of application form must be sent to:
Room No. 108 - 109,
Department of Physics,
University of Rajasthan,
University of Rajasthan M.Phil and Ph.D Admission Test (UNIRAJ MPAT) Eligibility Criteria given Below :
* In the first phase of admission, candidates having a valid NET-JRF qualification certificate will be given admission. 40% of the total seats available in each department will be filled through this process.
The test will be consisting of three papers. The test for all the three papers will consist of only Multiple-choice Questions (MCQ). The test will be held on 30th November 2014 in two separate sessions as mentioned below:
Number of Question