Govt okays setting up of 6 new IIMs
Govt okays setting up of 6 new IIMs

In good news for MBA aspirants, the government Wednesday cleared the proposal for the setting up of six new IIMs in the country, which will start offering courses from the coming academic session itself.

Disability survey: IITs, IIMs top in response rate, universities way behind

Premier educational institutes in India like the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) top the list of around 150 institutes in the country who chose to respond to the survey on the status of disabled students studying in top notch universities and institutes in the country.

My focus will be to challenge the faculty to aim for excellence: Habil Khorakiwala
My focus will be to challenge the faculty to aim for excellence: Habil Khorakiwala

Habil Khorakiwala, chairman,Wockhardt Group is the new Chancellor of Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi. He speaks about his vision for the University, the gaps in the Indian higher education sector and the importance of hard work in a conversation with Prachi Rege.

New IITs, IIMs: Infosys, Contractor suggestions to be sought

Government has decided to seek suggestions from software giant Infosys and famed architect Hafeez Contractor to develop a model architectural plan for setting up new IITs and IIMs.

Smriti Irani meets VCs, proposes single legislation for central Univs

HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Friday met the vice-chancellors of 39 central universities at Chandigarh and discussed among others a single legislation to govern all central varsities.

Five more IIMs, IITs to come up: Govt

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Thursday said that five new IITs and IIMs will be set up across the country.

MP HC issues notices to 13 IIMs on discrepancies in CAT 2013

The Indore bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court has issued notices to the Central government and as many as 13 IIMs over alleged discrepancies in evaluation of scores in the Common Admission Test (2013).

Perfect Fit

As the season of placement continues, Prachi Rege gives you a lowdown on the hiring trends

CAT concludes, results on Jan 9

The CAT for admission to IIMs and other B-schools got over on Tuesday and the results are expected to be announced on January 9, 2013.

‘Higher percentage of OBC students in IIMs, IITs’

The percentage of OBC students among new entrants in IIMs, IITs and Central universities has increased in 2010-11 over the previous year, the Rajya Sabha was informed.

`Govt ready to give more autonomy to IIMs, IITs`

Kapil Sibal is holding talks with all premier institutes on the autonomy issue, Union Minister of State for Human Resource Development said.

CAT exam gets underway today

The Common Admission Test (CAT) for admission to the prestigious IIMs and other B-schools begins across the country from Saturday, with as many as 2.05 lakh candidates registering for it.

Ramesh best person to explain remarks on IIMs: Congress

Congress left Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh to fend for himself over the controversy surrounding his remarks that faculty of the premier IITs and IIMs are "not world class".

Sibal backs Ramesh on IIT-IIM faculty remarks

Jairam Ramesh had said the IITs and IIMs didn`t have world class faculty.

Govt pushes IIMs to improve governance, attract funds

The IIMs on Saturday
formed several panels to chalk out a multi-pronged strategy on
improving governance, enhancing resource generation and
engaging best talents as faculty with higher pay package.

IITs, IIMs, CUs, Pvt Institutes hail foreign varsity bill

Higher educational institutions, including IITs and IIMs, on Tuesday hailed the government`s go ahead for a bill to allow entry of foreign education providers in India and sought to allay any threat posed by them.

IIMs declare results of CAT 2009

The much-awaited results of the Common Admission Test were announced Sunday by the IIMs.

Studying at IIMs, IITs to get costlier with fee revision

The austerity measures taken by the govt could lead to increase in tuition fee, withdrawal of hostel subsidies and levy of user fees from students in central universities, IITs, IIMs and other autonomous educational institutions.

Austerity measures may hit students hard

The austerity measures taken by
the government could lead to increase in tuition fee, withdrawal of hostel subsidies and levy of user fees from
students in the central universities, IITs, IIMs and other
institutions.

Cabinet approves seven new IIMs

The Union Cabinet has approved the setting up of seven new IIMs that will get operational in two phases.