Minglebox Education News - news http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:47:13 GMT Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:47:13 GMT http://www.minglebox.com/rss Minglebox Feed Generator contact@minglebox.com contact@minglebox.com 5 Minglebox Education News 142 18 http://www.minglebox.com/news http://www.minglebox.com/images/global/logo-of-minglebox.gif <![CDATA[Top 5 Best Schools in India]]> Education is important for your child, and the right school education provides a solid foundation that your child can build on to progress in life later on. India has some very good schools you can select from, to get your child admitted. 1.       Doon School: One of the oldest and most reputed residential schools, the Doon school is nestled in the Himalayan foothills. It was established way back in 1935 and is a boys-only school for boys between the ages of 12 to 18. Some of India’s elite families have sent their children to this school and the alumni..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:48:48 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df5638c5a7551
<![CDATA[Job Opportunities in India for an MBA Graduate]]> When you are pursuing an MBA degree , you should also start getting an idea about what are the possible job opportunities for you when you graduate. You can then start preparing and developing yourself accordingly. What could be some of the opportunities for you, after you complete your MBA? Let us take a look… Banking and Finance Security and investment analysis and portfolio management could be some of the job profiles available in banks, insurance companies, securities firms, and other financial organizations. All these places need someone to make the right decisions..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:33:14 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df5554ce07488
<![CDATA[Advanced Certification Program on IFRS]]> International Financial Reporting Standards or IFRS is a set of accounting standards that have been developed by an independent, not-for-profit organization known as the International Accounting Standards Board or IASB.  IFRS has now almost become a mandatory requirement for accounting professionals and other business associates. KPMG in collaboration with NIIT Imperia has developed an academic certification program on IFRS that is known as “Advanced Certificate Program in IFRS: Implementation and Compliance”. Already 15 successful student batches of this program have been..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:06:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df53c89ca71df
<![CDATA[Indian Oil Corporation Offers Fellowship for Study in Canada]]> Under the partnership, Indian Oil is providing a fellowship towards the SFU PhD program which will allow Indian citizens to spend one year at SFU and a further three years at Indian Oil’s R&D Centre.The aim of the fellowship is to support Indian students to spend one year at SFU and a further three years at Indian Oil’s R&D Centre Number of positions: Two Curriculum Candidates will be working in emerging areas of clean energy, hydrogen, fuel cell technology, natural gas and advanced materials. What does IOCL official notification read? The..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:57:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df534f241710f
<![CDATA[IIIT Hyderabad Records 100% Placement; graduates get Rs 13 lakh-Rs 18.8 lakh salary]]> The BTech graduates of the International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-Hyderabad) got 100% placement and here received salary offers ranging between Rs. 13.4 and Rs. 18.8 lakh per annum. IIIT-Hyderabad said that the graduates of the Masters programmes in IT got average salary offers between Rs. 14 lakh and Rs. 17.7 lakh per annum. More than 110 companies registered for conducting placements and 100% of the students secured jobs. The institute said that the, IIIT-Hyderabad yet again secured 100 per cent placement. IIIT Hyderabad graduates from IT received job offers from leading..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:47:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df52b98cd700f
<![CDATA[AAP government brings Bill to scrap 'no-detention' policy in schools]]> Delhi government today tabled a Bill seeking to do away with the no-detention policy till Class VIII by amending relevant sections of the Right to Education Act, which it said are "prohibiting" quality education in schools. The tabling of the Bill comes a week after Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia introduced two other legislations relating to reforms in the education sector, mainly aimed at reining in private schools by doing away with donations and screening process for nursery admissions. According to the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Delhi..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:44:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df5288a7f700b
<![CDATA[Chevening Scholarship to Indian Students for 2018 Session]]> Chevening has invited application for interested and eligible candidates for an opportunity to study in the UK. The scholarship will be provided to pursue a one-year master's degree in any subject at any UK university for the academic year 2018-19. Eligibility criteria: ·         The students from Assam and North Eastern India are eligible to apply for Chevening scholarship. ·         Have an undergraduate degree that will enable you to gain entry onto a postgraduate programme at a UK..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:40:20 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df524de497007
<![CDATA[APSET 2017 Answer Key Released]]> Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test (APSET) 2017 primary answer keys were released by the Andhra University, Visakhapatnam at apset.net.in. The final answer keys will be displayed on the official website on August 20. The candidates who have applied for the exam can check their answers from the answer keys from the website by the following steps below. APSET 2017 was held on July 30 for the direct recruitment of assistant professors and lecturers or for promotion in universities and degree colleges in Andhra Pradesh. The exam was conducted at six regional centers in Visakhapatnam,..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:36:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df5219d1c6f50
<![CDATA[10 Benefits of Studying in New Zealand]]> New Zealand has emerged as a place that offers high quality education to people studying there. It is also ideal for international students, as it provides a safe and welcoming environment, making it a good choice for students. Some reasons to choose New Zealand as your study destination are: Safety and Security According to the Mercer 2014 Quality of Life survey, Wellington is the 9 th best city in terms of safety. It has also been accredited as a Safe Community by the Safe Communities Model, and endorsed by the World Health Organization.   Great Education Systems ..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:35:24 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df520593d6f4a
<![CDATA[6 Ways to Enhance your Present Skills]]> It is a cut-throat world today, where you need to constantly upgrade your skills to remain employable. With the worldwide recession and layoffs rampant across the world, finding and keeping a job is becoming a real challenge. Apart from academic abilities, there are some other important skills for a careerist. Here are six skills that will improve your employability in the eyes of recruiters. 1.       A Generalist More than a Specialist We have grown up thinking that “Jack of all trades” is a bad thing. But nowadays, that is not true...

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:15:24 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df50e0b4c6db2
<![CDATA[How to identify companies that are recruiting, An Overview]]> No matter whether you are struggling to find suitable opportunities in your current industry or you are looking for a career change, it is nigh impossible to comprehend as to which industries are the most common for recruitment. Each industry is different. Some rarely recruit while others are constantly recruiting. Therefore, it is important to understand what these are. These are some ways to identify industries that are hiring. Identifying Skill Set The first point to consider is what sort of skills you have and what industries these may be suitable for. You should also think..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:56:22 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df4fc9f986b76
<![CDATA[Australia Recognizes Jindal Global Law School’s Law Degree]]> Jindal Global Law School (JGLS) is the only Indian institution to have its degree recognised for practice in Australia   New Delhi, August 18, 2017 :  JGLS students have more global career prospects now with the Law Council of Australia (LCA) and the Law Admissions Consultative Committee (LACC) recognising their LLB degree under Uniform Principles for Assessing Qualifications of Overseas Applicants for Admission to the Australian Legal Profession .   This opens new opportunities for them to pursue a career in Australia. Indian and Australian legal systems..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:43:33 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df4f0e3dd6aa2
<![CDATA[How To Become A Surgeon, Career Overview]]> Surgeons are specialised physicians who operate on patients to correct or remove malformations, repair injuries or conduct preventative procedures on patients. They may also conduct examinations on patients and advise them on their medical situations. Many surgeons specialize in one particular field, such as orthopaedic, cardiovascular or neurological surgery. Courses Offered According to the US Bureau of Labour Statistics, the courses offered include Doctorate Degree and Post-Doctoral training at degree level, Pre-Med or Biological Sciences at Degree Fields and Licensure and..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:38:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df4ec702069d1
<![CDATA[HC quashes 85% MBBS quota for TN State Board Students]]> The Madras High Court had recently refused to endorse the Tamil Nadu Government’s policy of reserving 85% of available medical seats for students from State Board, clearly indicating that the admission process for MBBS /BDS courses this year will get further delayed. Apparently, a Division Bench dismissed an appeal, moved by the Tamil Nadu Government against a single judge order quashing the order which sought to apportion medical seats between students from state board students and Central Board of Secondary Education and other boards at 85:15% respectively, according to a TOI..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:19:25 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df4dac99e6803
<![CDATA[CBSE UGC NET Registrations process 2017 to begins; how to apply]]> The notification for UGC NET November 2017 exam had released by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). According to the CBSE the next edition of University Grants Commission (UGC) National Eligibility Test (NET) exam will be conducted on November month. According to the schedule the online registration for the exam will start from August 1 st and the last date for application is on August 30. All the candidates who want to appear in the test should see the detailed notification which will be available from 24 th July, 2017 on the website http://cbsenet.nic.in said a short..

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:58:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def3396f55523
<![CDATA[Delhi HC bars JNU students from protesting within 100 metres of University's admin block]]> The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the police to keep away from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus unless there is evidence of disruption of law and order, or in case of the varsity seeking assistance. The court said the university was not a place where the police are warranted. “They are students, not criminals,” it said, adding that the police will only enter the varsity campus if assistance is sought by JNU or after examining appropriate evidence. Vibhu Bakhru said when dealing with the JNU administrations appeal for police protection for varsity officials so..

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:56:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def3120ba5520
<![CDATA[Education Minister Vasudev Devnani speaks about the changes in Rajasthan textbooks]]> From this year the new textbooks is being taught by the Rajasthan state board schools which have an extra dose of nationalism, with Hindutva ideologue Veer Savarkar pushing to the margins the role of Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi. One of the textbooks introduce d in the BJP-ruled state even describes the first crop of Congress leaders as mostly moderates who were prosperous, middle-class intellectuals hailing from big cities and having no connection with the masses. For the classes 10, 11 and 12 the revised textbooks bring students up to speed on current “hot topics”..

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:54:02 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def2f5483551d
<![CDATA[Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani considers lucky to have missed IIM exam.]]> Nandan Nilekani Infosys Co-Founder feels himself lucky to have missed out on his IIM entrance exam, because if he would have passed the exam he would not have been associated with Narayana Murthy, who erected Infosys along with four other founders. At an event which was organized by CII Nandan Nilekani said that, he was very fortunate to have missed his IIM entrance exam. He was looking for job and walked into the small company where Narayana Murthy gave him one. They both shared a great relationship thereafter, and then of course, Infosys began and rest we all know.   Nandan..

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:52:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def2d8b8e5519
<![CDATA[Kerala SET 2017 admit cards released at lbskerala.com, steps to download]]> Kerala State Eligibility Test (SET) is conducted for the candidates to be selected as Higher Secondary School Teachers and Non-Vocational Teachers in VHSE. As per the special rules in force candidate should pass in state eligibility test (SET) for the appointment as Higher Secondary School Teachers in the State. The LBS Centre for Science and Technology (LBSCST) has released the admit cards for the State Eligibility Test (SET) 2017 for lectureship at various universities across Kerala. Candidates who have applied for the exam can download their admit cards from the official website. ..

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:47:04 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def28f0f25453
<![CDATA[CBSE UGC NET November 2017 official notification released at cbsenet.nic.in]]> The University Grants Commission (UGC) has released the detailed notification for the National Eligibility Test (NET) 2017. Candidates who wish to be eligible for Assistant Professorship or a Junior Research Fellowship can apply online from the official website. The application process will begin from 11 th of August and will carry on till 11/0912017. The UGC NET 2017 exam will take place on Sunday, November 5. The exam fee for general category candidates is Rs 1000, for OBC is Rs 500 and for reserved classes is Rs 250. Read | CBSE UGC NET 2017: Application process begins at..

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:42:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def24ee7c5430
<![CDATA[MCC Releases Second Allotment List for Deemed, Central Universities at mcc.nic.in]]> The Medical Counseling Committee (MCC) has published the second allotment result for the Deemed/Central Universities on August 11 at mcc.nic.in. MCC has already announced the second allotment list based on NEET rank for All India Quota seats this week. The results of National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 were released in June and the counseling for the admissions in the medical and dental seats is available. In the recent notification, MCC displayed that, all the candidates are hereby informed that the result for the Deemed/Central Universities (MBBS/BDS course) 2017 online..

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:29:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def190be15248
<![CDATA[Supreme Court raps CBSE for setting different questions for regional language papers]]> The Supreme Court nowadays perceived that there ought to be a standard question paper for the medical exam – NEET. Hearing associate attractiveness filed by a student over the issue level of the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance check, the supreme court dominated that CBSE, conducting body, must file associated legal instrument informing what mechanism they'll pick conducting the communication from next year. A petition was filed last month by a gaggle of students alleging that the problem level of question paper in eight vernacular languages is higher compared to English and Hindi...

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:26:55 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def1681765245
<![CDATA[Admission to girls in Sainik Schools]]> There was always a question on “why girls are not taken in Sainik Schools.  And to this, it’s a positive progress that the Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre said” that the centre is considering a proposal to admit girl students in Sainik Schools and also in the National Defence Academy. He also mentioned, that they have been suggestion from the Parliamentary Standing Committee, that there are PIL’s as to why girl cadets are not admitted to the NDA. So, the centre has plans in-principle; the minister said “that there are 26 Sainik Schools at..

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:24:22 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def142a335242
<![CDATA[AICTE has announced the closure of engineering colleges with less than 30 per cent admissions]]> The closure of engineering colleges was announced by the AICTE Chairman Anil D. Sahasrabuddhe, at the world education summit that was recently held. Chairman Anil D. Sahasrabuddhe said: “Engineering colleges which have recorded less than 30 percent admissions in the last five years will be shut down.  He also mentioned that “in the past few years, the ACRE has been working hard to reduce the number of engineering colleges, because of less demand and also the poor quality of education. Engineering institutes data: As of now, there are 10,361 engineering..

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:20:08 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015def104966523e
<![CDATA[Harvard's Wyss Institute launches Root Robotics, an educational startup to get anyone coding]]> The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University today announced that its educational robot, Root, will be commercialized by a newly formed startup, Root Robotics, Inc. The independent company aims to transform the way coding abilities are developed in children from an early age and then progress through all age groups. The announcement follows a worldwide licensing agreement between Harvard's Office of Technology Development (OTD) and the startup for the use of the Wyss Institute's code-teaching robot and its accompanying programming environment. Although..

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:09:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ddfa015015deaf34cf5728f
<![CDATA[IIT Kharagpur - Turning hostel rooms into entrepreneurship offices]]> The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT ) – Kharagpur is planning a new scheme for their students.  The scheme is about allowing students to use their hostel rooms as entrepreneurship offices.  At the 63 rd Annual Convocation, IIT Director P. P Chakrabarti said that the projects will encourage students to set up office at a very low expense. This is a good opportunities for students. The Director added that the scheme is to convert hostel room into entrepreneurship offices at a much lower expense than hiring rooms in the Science and Technology Entrepreneurs Park.  The..

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:41:33 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ddfa6a2015de9fd896b7280
<![CDATA[Yoga education not fundamental right]]> Yoga is an ancient method of keeping oneself healthy.  Our Prime Minister Narendra Modi had led the celebrations on International Yoga Day. There was mega event at Isha Foundation. But, his government had informed the Supreme Court that Yoga Education cannot be a fundamental right under the law governing children’s right to free. It cannot be made compulsory. Petitioner-advocate J C Seth had persuaded the Supreme Court on March 18 th to get a response from the Centre on making ‘yoga’ compulsory as a subject in schools.  The Supreme Court had asked Maninder..

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:26:56 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ddfa6a2015de9f0291a7008
<![CDATA[Association of American Educators Members Enthusiastically Congratulate National Teacher of the Year Sydney Chaffee]]> The Association of American Educators , a non-union, non-profit, professional association serving teachers in all fifty states, enthusiastically congratulates Sydney Chaffee on her being recognized as the 2017 National Teacher of the Year. In a survey of AAE members, 95.8% support "recognizing and congratulating Sydney Chaffee as an example of the many great educators nationwide and as an example to the many young people who should consider becoming an educator." Over 70% of the survey respondents are public district teachers and 16% are public charter school teachers. In..

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:22:49 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ddfa6a2015de9ec64b76fe3
<![CDATA[The World HRD Congress Awards 2017: A Big Win for G-Cube]]> One more time, G-Cube has gained worldwide recognition after announcing its prestigious wins for the National Award for Excellence in Training & Development and the National Award for the Best in Class Learning & Development by the World HRD Congress 2017. The former is in the category of Best training initiative for automobile sector and the latter in the categories of Best use of mobile learning technology, Best use of video in a learning program and Best sales training program. G-Cube won the National Award for Excellence in Training & Development 2017 under the category..

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:18:53 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ddfa6a2015de9e8ca566eb3
<![CDATA[Graphic Design and e-Media Foundation Degree (FdA)]]> Every year, thousands of people from across Leicester and Leicestershire, as well as from overseas, choose to study with the De Monfort University (DMU) Leicester. The foundation degree in graphic design and e-Media is designed to equip students with the necessary skills, knowledge and creative understanding required to succeed within the graphic design and emerging media sectors of the 21st century. Click here: www.minglebox.com Reasons to study Throughout the two years full-time and three years part-time of the course both traditional graphic design techniques as well as the..

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:14:57 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ddfa6a2015de9e530516eaf
<![CDATA[Forensic Science BSc (Hons), Kingston University London]]> Kingston University London offers three-year full time degree course, Forensic Science B.Sc. (Hons) , a four-year full time including foundation year and six years part time course. What you will study First year offers a broad understanding of the major branches of biology and biochemistry. You will develop key laboratory skills, and learn to give detailed scientific explanations for the theory and practices used in modern forensic science. The Introduction to Forensic Science module gives an overview of types of forensic evidence, such as human bones, insects, drugs, toxicology..

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:08:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ddfa6a2015de9df4e536d88
<![CDATA[Forensic Road Collision Investigation Foundation Degree (FdSc): De Montfort University Leicester]]> The Forensic Road Collision Investigation Foundation Degree (FdSc) is a three-year full time degree course, four years full time including foundation year and six years part time offered by the De Montfort University Leicester. Foundation year If you would like to study one of our science degrees at Kingston University but are not yet ready to join the first year of a BSc (Hons) course, you can include an extra foundation year within your chosen degree. Click here: www.minglebox.com Course First year offers a broad understanding of the major branches of biology and..

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:01:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ddfa6a2015de9d8e5326d85
<![CDATA[Footwear Foundation Degree (FdA), Leicester College]]> This established two-year course addresses the needs of today s footwear industry. It is equivalent to years one and two of a BA (Hons) degree and combines academic research with vocational practice in a range of footwear disciplines. They offer the expertise in footwear technology required by the footwear industry worldwide: this course includes training supported by the UK footwear industry. This means you will work with specific requirements in mind, including with design, shoemaking, range building, supply chain management, quality control, footwear business studies, and..

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 06:31:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ddfa6a2015de9bdd7e26ae5
<![CDATA[Courses with Digital Content could cost more due to GST Taxation]]> GST may increase the costs for students, colleges and hospitals with the 18% taxation on digital content.Apart from digital content, GST on utility services like transport and catering will impact admission fees. AIIMS-Delhi purchases medical journals such as 'New England Journal of Medicine' which costs around USD 250 and specialised publications like 'Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology' which costs around USD 1,750. The medical college buys thousands of such journals to keep staff and students up to date. Medical colleges spend 50 lakhs to 2 crore a year on library..

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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:56:25 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ddfa1ac015ddfbe6fb6022a
<![CDATA[Tamil Nadu Teachers Education University M.Ed. Admissions 2017]]> Tamilnadu Teachers Education University (TNTEU) is a  state university  which specializes in teachers' education .  It is a unique university of this kind, for it is the first and only one University in India, which is solely established for promoting excellence in teacher’s education. It has more  than 700 affiliated colleges  which consist of Government/ Government-Aided/ Self-Financing Colleges of Education . The university  offers the following  4 programmes  in most of its  affiliated colleges : ..

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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:52:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ddfa1ac015ddfba7afd0227
<![CDATA[Improve State Board Syllabus on par with CBSE]]> The Tamilnadu Government has been directed by Madurai bench of the Madras high court on Friday, the 4 th Jul, to improve the syllabus of the State Board and Matric Board on par with the CBSE syllabus. A division bench of Justices K KSasidharan and G R Swaminathan gave this direction on a public interest litigation filed by C Syed Ammal Higher Secondary Schools Correspondent Babu Abdullah seeking to prescribe CBSE Syllabus in all schools in the state. The petitioner said that prescribing CBSE syllabus in all schools would help students clear national level tests easily. He said the Union..

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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:43:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ddfa1ac015ddfb2f702016a
<![CDATA[Online recruitment increases in July: Monster India]]> Online recruitment in July rose to a high of 13% this year, compared with the same month the previous year, led by home appliances, banking, financial and insurance services sectors, according to an analysis by an online career and recruitment firm, Monster India. Of all the 27 industry sectors monitored by the index, 19 saw increased demand.Home appliances sector toppedat 49% growth. Banking, financial and insurance sectors grew 43% and consumer goods surged 34%, according to Monster Employment Index. “India is on the verge of transformation due to digital disruption and..

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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:38:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ddfa1ac015ddfae1ca900ab
<![CDATA[Select Institutions to be outside UGC purview]]> The Centre has identified 20 Higher Educational Institutions as Institutions of Eminence. UGC and the AICTE, who are the apex higher education regulators, will lose their powers to regulate these higher educational institutions. The idea, a top source in the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) said, is to choose 10 government and 10 private institutions and offer them complete autonomy. They would have complete freedom to decide the curricula, hire domestic and foreign faculty at variable pay, and fix a fee structure of their choice.These select institutions would be expected to..

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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:34:20 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ddfa1ac015ddfaa354f00a8
<![CDATA[SC to MCI: Lapse in permission to medical colleges might invite calamity]]> The Supreme Court of India had asked the Government of India (GOI) as well as the Medical Council of India (MCI) to be cautious in granting permission to institutions imparting medical education, stating that any lapse could invite 'calamity' in the absence of qualified doctors with impeccable qualities, according to a PTI report. Click here: www.minglebox.com Apparently, the Supreme Court verdict came on a plea filed by the college in Burdwan district of  West Bengal seeking quashing of the order of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India refusing to..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:29:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845dcbb7f9015dd634c4b65990
<![CDATA[Mechanical Engineering, Scope and Career Opportunities]]> Mechanical Engineering is associated with a number of aspects such as designing machines, analysing and manufacturing mechanical production and systems. Mechanical Engineering is perhaps the oldest among the engineering streams. To put it in a nutshell, mechanical engineering is involved with design, production and operation of machinery. If you want to become a mechanical engineer, you need to have a bachelor degree in mechanical engineering from a recognised university in India or abroad. BE Mechanical course normally involves 4-5 years of study. After graduation, you can also pursue..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:24:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845dcbb7f9015dd630162b596c
<![CDATA[Indian states spending on schools dismal, study]]> A study conducted by the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy in New Delhi reveals how pathetic the states are spending per child to meet even the most basic requirements including classrooms and teachers, according to a Scroll.in report. The working paper, Resource requirements for Right to Education (RTE): Normative and Real, by Sukanya Bose, Priyanta Ghosh and Arvind Sardana, covers a dozen states: Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Delhi. Of the 12 states, it found that..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:18:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845dcbb7f9015dd62a87ef58a4
<![CDATA[India’s job confidence outlook highest in Asia Pacific market, study]]> India’s job confidence outlook ranked highest in the Asia Pacific market, with 84% Indian professional participants in a study indicated that they foresaw a good future economic scenario in the country. Click here: www.minglebox.com According to a PTI report, majority of Indian professionals (84%) favourably viewed their job and economic situation in the next six months and assessed it as ‘good to excellent’, citing the Michael Page Job Applicant Confidence Index Q2 2017, the agency report said. The Index further revealed that in contrast with India’s 84%, it..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:14:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845dcbb7f9015dd626b37c58a1
<![CDATA[Five things to know about energy sector career]]> As it is a known fact that the oil and gas is the crucial and most important sector in India as it has direct bearing on the economy due to the enormous foreign exchange involved and the reliance of many industries on this segment. Experts associated with this segment put the demand for oil is likely to rise to 458 million tonnes and gas production to scale 90 billion cubic meters by 2040. Click here: www.minglebox.com Humongous demand The demand for energy will be phenomenal by 2040 as the Indian economy is projected to grow more than five times its current size. As the oil and..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:01:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845dcbb7f9015dd61ac0f957bf
<![CDATA[TN Engineering Colleges: Seats galore, few takers]]> If there was humungous demand for engineering courses across the country till the past year, the present scenario is totally different. There is a general disenchantment pervading the engineering horizon and from this year, more and more students are looking at other streams, thus leaving thousands of engineering seats vacant in colleges pan India. For instance, in Kerala the supply more than the demand and according to media reports, more than half of the engineering seats have found no takers thus far. To stem the rot, Government of Kerala's Oversight Committee is trying to push about..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 10:57:38 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845dcbb7f9015dd6179d3b5713
<![CDATA[PwC’s Academy forays into Indian education arena]]> Global consultancy firm, Price Water Coopers (PwC) forayed into the Indian education segment by launching PwC's Academy recently, by offering a slew of training courses, based on the best practices of its global network of entities. Focus area Initially, PwC's Academy will eye on courses for professionals and students in finance and accounting domains. PwC is aiming at helping companies in meeting the challenges resulting from burgeoning regulatory and financial reporting horizon of corporate India. Click here: www.minglebox.com According to Sanjay Tolia, Partner and Leader -..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 10:52:14 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845dcbb7f9015dd612ae34570a
<![CDATA[Protest against TN Govt seeking exemption from NEET]]> For a change, the ruling dispensation in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu, the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhakam (AIADMK) and the principle Opposition party the Dravida Munnetra Kazhakam (DMK) are on the same page, as the Government has sought exemption to Tamil Nadu from the National Engineering Eligibility Test (NEET) and are holding hectic parleys with the Union Government, stating that the students from rural background can't compete with CBSE students, Puthiya Tamizhakam (PT), another political party from Tamil Nadu has opposed the move. Click here: www.minglebox.com ..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 10:48:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845dcbb7f9015dd60f0e1a5664
<![CDATA[Demat account for education certificates on anvil]]> The physical authentication of educational certificates during admissions is going to be a thing of the past. In an apparent move that would be beneficial to students, recruiters as well as educational institutions, a division of depository services provider, National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) has commenced the process of dematerialising education certificates according to a TOI report. According to media reports, the CBSE is the first to share the examination results of 27 lakh students with NSDL Database Management. Majority of the other educational institutions might as well..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 10:43:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845dcbb7f9015dd60a73635661
<![CDATA[Bollywood Actor Neha Dhupia drums up support for education of girls]]> Bollywood actor Neha Dhupia has drummed up support urging people to support a project specifically at educating underprivileged girls. Dhupia lauded the efforts of photographers Atul Kasbekar, Jaideep Oberoi and Colston Julian for supporting the cause of the girl child's education by collecting funds for Project Nanhi Kali. In Mumbai, the three ace photographers shot wonderful still photographs of 165 father-daughter pairs on August 1-2, 2015. Neha Dhupia tweeted on her Twitter account recently, "Register and donate to give a little girl the wings to fly and the power to bloom. Great..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 07:35:19 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835dcbb736015dd55e6413478e
<![CDATA[FICCI Arise steps up efforts to promote quality education in India]]> As part of promoting quality education in the country, the leading industry body, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) has taken a few measures. As part of that initiative, FICCI Alliance for Re-Imagining School Education (FICCI Arise), a collegium of members representing various stakeholders such as renowned independent schools, prominent educators, foundations, think tanks, technical experts and the civil society has announced the functioning of its new website, ficciarise.org. Click here: www.minglebox.com Focus area The aim of launching this..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 07:27:58 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835dcbb736015dd557ab9046d7
<![CDATA[RGNAU to address skill gap in civil aviation sector]]> As part of addressing the skill gap in the civil aviation sector, the Rajiv Gandhi National Aviation University (RGNAU) is taking several initiatives, in accordance with the road map for aviation education and skill development contained in the National Civil Aviation Policy 2016. The RGNAU has been established to facilitate and promote aviation studies and research, besides achieving excellence in areas pertaining to aviation sector and to further churn out quality workforce. The University also organises Executive Development Programmes and Management Development Programmes for the civil..

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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 07:21:08 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835dcbb736015dd551686b46d4