Suspect in fatal shooting at Mississippi campus kills himself: Reports

A man suspected of gunning down a Mississippi college professor in his campus office has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound after a day-long manhunt, media reports said on Tuesday.

Haryana varsity rape case issues to be dealt with by trial court: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday said that any legal issue arising out of the case of alleged rape of a 21-year-old MBA student of a private university in Haryana would be dealt with by the trial court concerned.

APJ Abdul Kalam envisioned an entrepreneur university in Ramanathapuram

Late former president APJ Abdul Kalam had envisioned a unique university in his hometown Ramanathapuram that would bring out entrepreneurs who would generate jobs.

Oxford gets its first female vice-chancellor since it was created in 1230
Oxford gets its first female vice-chancellor since it was created in 1230

The University of Oxford is all set to get its first ever female vice-chancellor  for the first time since its records began nearly 800 years ago, after terrorism expert Professor Louise Richardson was nominated to the chief executive role.

Scholars appointed in faculty positions under UGC initiative

As many as 102 scholars, 45 per cent of whom are from overseas, have been appointed to faculty positions in scientific disciplines in institutes in the country under an UGC initiative.

Dr Subhash Chandra Show: Aspiring for more than what you have!

This week Dr Subhash Chandra Show was aired from Chandigarh’s Chitkara University. Dr Chandra discussed about ASPIRATIONS with 750 students from the University.

US university unit cuts off from Web after cyberattack

Penn State University said on Friday that the computer network of its college of engineering was disconnected from the Internet after a cyberattack "by a threat actor based in China."

UGC lists 21 fake universities in India

University Grants Commission has listed 21 fake universities in India.

Burundi students expelled from university campus

Authorities in Burundi on Thursday closed university accommodation facilities and forced thousands of students to leave the campus, witnesses said, in an operation apparently designed to halt a wave of protests.

Kenya officials suspended over university massacre

 Nine Kenyan security officials from Garissa have been suspended and could face charges of criminal negligence over the massacre at the town`s university earlier this month, the government announced on Tuesday.

Observe International Yoga Day on June 21: UGC

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked all universities to observe June 21 as International Yoga Day, an official statement said on Monday.

UGC launches 'One Student, One Tree' campaign

In a bid to increase green cover on university and college campuses, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has launched 'One Student, One Tree' campaign asking every student to plant a sapling during his/her stay in an institution.

Militant bomb near Cairo University wounds 8

A bomb wounded four civilians and four policemen outside Cairo University today, Egyptian police and health officials said, in an attack by a militant group that has previously targeted the campus.

BML Munjal University introduces MBA in forensic accounting
BML Munjal University introduces MBA in forensic accounting

A new MBA programme for Chartered Accountants as well as students with a Science background having an interest in Finance facilitates the detection of financial fraud.

Govt mulling setting up university dedicated to arts, crafts

The possibility of an university dedicated to arts and crafts is being actively considered by the Government.

Kochi art exhibition overwhelms Qatari university team
Kochi art exhibition overwhelms Qatari university team

 The cosmopolitanism of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) 2014 has fascinated a visiting group from Qatar's Virginia Commonwealth University which specialises in art-related courses.

Final exams celebrated in University library turned-nightclub

A US University recently converted their library, temporarily, into a nightclub, to celebrate finalexams.

With jobs scarce, South Korean students linger on campus

It`s been a year since Seoul media and communications student Lee Woong-hee finished his studies, but the 26-year-old plans to skip his class graduation ceremony in February because he thinks retaining his student status will help him finally land a job.

Bill Cosby resigns from University's fundraising project
Bill Cosby resigns from University's fundraising project

Embattled comedian Bill Cosby has resigned from his role as co-chairman of a fundraising campaign for his alma mater university as his sex abuse scandal continues to rage.

Sexual harassment case registered against private university chancellor, 2 others

One woman professor working in a private university here was allegedly sexually harassed by the university's chancellor and two others, following which a case has been registered on Tuesday against the three in this connection.