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Centre proposes 2 new full-fledged Schools of Planning and Architecture, 18 additional SPAs under IITs, NITS

The Centre has proposed setting up two new full-fledged Schools of Planning and Architecture “on challenge mode” in the Union Budget 2018. The further proposed to establish 18 new SPAs under Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and National Institutes of Technology (NITs) as autonomous schools, “also on challenge mode.”

Feb 01, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

Raising quality of education and taking it to all in the country major challenge: Kushwaha

Schools have been set up in villages, but more is needed to be done to take quality education to those living in rural areas, the minister said.

Sep 03, 2016, 17:07 PM IST

Three new alliances to tackle global education challenges

The alliances have been created to find real and actionable pathways to solving public education's longest standing problems, said Vikas Pota, CEO of UK-based Varkey Foundation.

Mar 13, 2016, 18:47 PM IST

Japan keen to invest in education sector in Uttarakhand: Govt

Japan on Wednesday expressed its keenness to invest in the education sector in Uttarakhand to prepare a skilled workforce for the Japanese industries in India.

Apr 01, 2015, 18:36 PM IST

B-Schools should look toward staying relevant: Stephen Hodges

An economic slow-down does not adversely affect the education sector, as people tend to use it as an opportunity to strengthen their academic credentials to face the tough competition, says Stephen

Jan 05, 2015, 09:43 AM IST

HCL Learning forays into Nepal, Middle East & Africa

The company's flagship product 'DigiSchool' has been introduced in 11 international schools in Middle East and Africa.

Jun 09, 2014, 20:02 PM IST

Kerala first among states in India in education sector

Kerala has come out first among states in the country in the sectors of education, micro-finance, agriculture, marketing and investment in a survey conducted by a leading magazine.

Dec 22, 2013, 23:21 PM IST

WB govt to create one lakh jobs in education sector

The West Bengal government will provide one lakh new jobs by the year end in the education sector, a minister announced here on Tuesday.

Aug 07, 2013, 10:22 AM IST

India seeks US collaboration in education sector

India has sought academic collaboration with various US institutions to leverage the full potential of the education sector to meet the increasing needs of both the countries.

May 14, 2013, 14:24 PM IST

Centre assures help for Arunachal`s education sector

Union Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor has assured the Centre`s full support to Arunachal Pradesh for all round development of its education sector, official sources said here on Wednesday.

Nov 07, 2012, 18:28 PM IST

Education sector corrupt in UP: Union Minister

Lamenting "commercialisation"
of higher education in Uttar Pradesh, Union minister Beni
Prasad Verma on Saturday claimed that several colleges in the state
were using corrupt means to acquire government recognition.

Jul 23, 2011, 22:37 PM IST

Omar to upgrade health and education sector in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has asked the Task Force on Health Reforms to make concrete recommendations for upgrading health
and medical education sector in the state.

Jul 13, 2011, 12:31 PM IST

World Bank approves $400 mn for Pakistan education sector

Pak spends less than 1.5 percent of its gross domestic product on schooling.

Mar 25, 2011, 15:47 PM IST

Uttarakhand to focus on education sector: Governor

In a bid to boost education,
the Uttarakhand government will set up new universities and colleges in the hill state, Governor Margaret Alva said Monday.

Mar 14, 2011, 16:20 PM IST

J&K second to none in talent pool: Omar Abdullah

Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has termed Jammu and Kashmir as "second to none in talent bank" and said the government was focusing on education sector for development of youth in state.

May 20, 2010, 13:20 PM IST

‘Australia to revise intl strategy for education sector’

As the education sector is changing fast in Australia with rise in the flow of foreign students, the government of Victoria state is all set to revise its international strategy on education.

Aug 20, 2009, 13:12 PM IST

Australia to probe education sector after India attacks

Australia announced a sweeping review of its international education sector Saturday, as India`s Foreign Minister prepared to meet with students rattled by a series of attacks and study scams.

Aug 08, 2009, 14:40 PM IST