An Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) would be set up in Tripura to encourage the youth to study job-oriented courses within their region, the state`s Higher Education Minister Tapan Chakraborty said on Tuesday.
HRD Minister Smriti Irani will lay the foundation stone for three premier educational institutions - Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Indian Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Information Technology - in Andhra Pradesh on March 28.
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.
A school for the poor in Bihar, inspired by Rancho`s iconic school in Bollywood blockbuster "3 Idiots", has been opened by a scientist to teach complex science theories through games and interactive workshops.
With the faculty of central
technical educational institutions expressing unhappiness over
their pay structure, the government has come up with a new
career advancement scheme for the teachers of IIITs and ISM,