CEDP Skill Institute’s Social Arm “CEDP Trust” Tie-Up with “World Vision India” to Provide Soft Skill Training to the Underprivileged Children
Social arm of Council of Education and Development Programmes “CEDP TRUST” announced its Tie Up with “World Vision India” to provide Soft Skills Training to the Underprivileged and BPL children of Andheri and Dharavi. CEDP Trust will work with world vision to provide vocational training to the youths of economically weaker sections of that region to help them position themselves in the mainstream arena.
The Department of Physics of The IIS University has organized a two days conference on “Recent Trends in Microwave Techniques and Optical Communication” on Wednesday.
While inaugurating the conference, the Vice-Chancellor of the university took pride to extend the warm greetings to the speakers, delegates, research scholars and he also extended hopes that this conference will set high standards of research and training towards microwave techniques and optical communication.
D. V. Sadananda Gowda, the Railway Minister has announced that a Railway University will be setup for Employees. The university will have technical as well as non-technical subjects. "I am contemplating setting up of a Railway University for both technical and non technical subjects," Gowda said.
Railway University will provided summer internships for engineering and MBA students.
The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) at Guwahati has been rated amoung top 100 young universities in the world. Young universities are those which were established in within last 50 years. This report has been published by Britain-based Times Higher Education and Thomson Reuters.
According to report, IIT Guwwahati is ranked 87. Recently there has been news where India's premeir institution - IITs were struggling to get better ranked. IIT Guwahait is the only Indian institution in the list.
While speaking at the second national convention of State Boards of Technical Education on 'Polytechnic Education and Achievements and Challenges Ahead', Union Minister for HRD Kapil Sibal told that Polytechnics can help in curbing the shortfall of skilled manpower in the country.
"Polytechnics can generate skilled manpower for the country if they tie-up with Industry to upgrade their syllabus," said Kapil Sibal.