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IIT Bombay, Delhi, Madras among top 50 Asian institutions, IISc slides

IIT Bombay, Delhi, Madras among top 50 Asian institutions, IISc slides

IIT Bombay emerged as the top Indian institute with a high employer reputation index

Oct 17, 2017, 13:22 PM IST
Not a single Indian University makes it to Times Higher Education top 200 list

Not a single Indian University makes it to Times Higher Education top 200 list

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 has released its list, but not a single Indian institute has made it to the top 100.

Sep 06, 2017, 09:10 AM IST
GATE 2018: GOAPS process begins; apply at gate.iitg.ac.in or appsgate.iitg.ac.in

GATE 2018: GOAPS process begins; apply at gate.iitg.ac.in or appsgate.iitg.ac.in

Candidates who are interested to apply for admission in post graduate courses in engineering at IITs, NITs and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) can register at gate.iitg.ac.in or appsgate.iitg.ac.in

Sep 01, 2017, 09:04 AM IST
Private sector can play role in country's education system: President

Private sector can play role in country's education system: President

President Mukherjee also said that two-third of Indians will be in the working age bracket by 2025, the demographic dividend can prove to be a boon for the country`s future economic prospects. 
 

Jun 27, 2017, 23:42 PM IST
In a first, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) makes it to Top 10 global varsities ranking

In a first, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) makes it to Top 10 global varsities ranking

Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar has congratulated IISc for the recognition.

Mar 07, 2017, 17:55 PM IST

President tells IIT, IISc-Bangalore and IISER scholars to make India great

President Pranab Mukherjee met thirteen Scholars of IITs, IISc-Bangalore and IISERs attending 'In-Residence' Programme at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Thursday. This is the first such 'In-Residence' Programme for scholars from IITs, IISc and IISERs. Similar programmes exist for writers, artists, grass root innovators, NIT students and inspired teachers.

Jun 24, 2016, 00:00 AM IST

Indian scientists develop Hepatitis C vaccine

The team from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, has developed a vaccine for HCV genotype 3a.

Feb 22, 2016, 17:15 PM IST
Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore announces admissions for Ph D programmes

Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore announces admissions for Ph D programmes

IISc is ranked 147 in the QS World University Rankings for 2015-16.

Jan 30, 2016, 12:16 PM IST

IIT, IISc faculty slam Facebook's Free Basics

Academicians from India's premier institutes IITs and IISc have slammed Facebook's Free Basics initiative, terming it "flawed" and "misleading".

Dec 31, 2015, 00:13 AM IST

President congratulates IISc for figuring in world top 100

President Mukherjee expressed hope that the Indian Institute of Science will continue to provide leadership in enhancing the standards of education in the country.

Nov 13, 2015, 22:07 PM IST

President to hold high-level meet on education with VCs, Directors

With education always topping his agenda, President Mukherjee will play host to Vice Chancellors and Directors of various premier institutions.

Nov 02, 2015, 18:43 PM IST
Asian jumbos play key role in spreading green cover

Asian jumbos play key role in spreading green cover

Asian elephants play a vital role in the ecology of the forest and help spread green cover because of their eating and movement pattern, says a study by the researchers of the Indian Institute of Science and Princeton University.

Oct 04, 2015, 12:42 PM IST
New gecko species discovered in Chhattisgarh

New gecko species discovered in Chhattisgarh

Scientists have discovered a new species of gecko (rock-dwelling lizard) in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district, a discovery that will aid in documenting India's biodiversity and boost conservation, a researcher said on Thursday.

Oct 01, 2015, 18:25 PM IST
Tsunami hit Indian coast 1,000 yrs back: Study

Tsunami hit Indian coast 1,000 yrs back: Study

Looking for data on past tsunamis for a better understanding of the natural phenomenon, a team of researchers has come upon evidence which suggests that the Indian coast was hit by a sea surge some 1,000 years back, before the tsunami of 2004 which caused massive destruction in the country.

Sep 30, 2014, 23:26 PM IST

UGC `allows` IISc to continue with FYUP

The University Grants Commission (UGC) is understood to have allowed IISc Bangalore to continue with the four-year undergraduate programme.

Aug 12, 2014, 22:26 PM IST

`India can meet its energy needs without nuclear plants`

India`s energy needs can be met entirely by solar and other renewable sources, says a new study by two professors at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore.

Oct 04, 2012, 09:27 AM IST

IISc professor commits suicide

Unable to cope with loneliness, a
professor with the Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
allegedly committed suicide in his apartment in Bangalore.

Jan 20, 2012, 23:26 PM IST

IISc campus likely to come up in Andhra Pradesh

The second campus of the prestigious Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, is likely to come up in Andhra Pradesh`s Anantapur district.

Apr 24, 2010, 20:42 PM IST