LS gives IIITs national importance status
LS gives IIITs national importance status

The Lok Sabha Wednesday passed the Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIIT) Bill, 2014 which will declare some IT institutions to be of national importance and provide manpower of global standards.

NIIT and Microsoft collaborate to encourage women into IT

The global talent development corporation has tied up with the IT multinational to roll-out ‘Women in Tech’ initiative across 5,000 schools, colleges and centres in 200 cities. Prachi Rege reports

NIIT, EC Council to train 15,000 as ethical hackers in India
NIIT, EC Council to train 15,000 as ethical hackers in India

With rising incidents of cyber attacks on individuals, government and enterprises, IT training firm NIIT has joined hands with EC Council to skill up to 15,000 people over the next 3 years on ethical hacking.

MOOC at a click

Affordability and flexible access is popularising online education in India. Prachi Rege detects the speeding trend.

NIIT to pay Rs 1.73L to ex-student for not paying

Global computer education firm NIIT Ltd has been ordered by the apex consumer commission to pay Rs 1.73 lakh to its former student for cutting short her duration of professional practice.

IT is vehicle of radical change: Pawar

Rajendra Pawar, Founder-
Chairman of NIIT and chairman of NASSCOM, said that
information technology sector is a vehicle of radical change.

NIIT partners with IGNOU for IT, management courses

IT education and training major
NIIT today announced its partnership with Indira Gandhi
National Open University (IGNOU) to collaborate in areas like
IT and management services.

NIIT opens a not-for-profit technology university

IT education services provider NIIT Ltd on opened a not-for-profit university here and said it is looking at enrolling 500 students in the next academic session.

NIIT Q2 net dips 12% to Rs 26.2 cr

IT education and training company
NIIT Ltd on Monday reported a 12 percent drop in its second quarter net profit at Rs 26.2 crore on the year-on-year basis.