ministry of education

Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal to inaugurate four newly constructed Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings on October 8

All the four new buildings have been constructed as per ‘Green Building’ norms and facilitated with Rain Water Harvesting System to ensure maximum water conservation. 

Oct 08, 2020, 01:04 AM IST

Education shouldn't be limited to classroom walls, should be interlinked with outside world: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi gave 5E formula - Engage, explore, experience, express and excel to children for new-age learning. He lauded the NEP saying that it focuses a lot on children, stresses learning based on fun, discovery and activities.


Sep 11, 2020, 12:02 PM IST

Entry of foreign students still not allowed in China

Responding to the Indian mission in Beijing the Chinese government on Monday said that following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic earlier this year it was not permitting foreign students to enter the country for the time being and permitting such entry only in specific circumstances.

Sep 08, 2020, 13:27 PM IST

Madras, Bombay and Delhi IITs bag top 3 positions in Atal Innovation Ranking on innovations

ARIIA is an initiative of the Ministry of Education to systematically rank higher education institutions and universities on indicators related to innovation.

Aug 18, 2020, 18:13 PM IST

HRD Ministry is now officially Ministry Of Education after President Ram Nath Kovind's assent

President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday (August 17)  gave his nod to the change in name of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) as Ministry of Education.

Aug 18, 2020, 06:48 AM IST

Cabinet approves renaming of Ministry of Human Resource Development as Ministry of Education

In a significant development, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday (July 29) decided to change the name of Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) to Ministry of Education. The change in the name of the ministry was approved during a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The HRD Ministry is currently headed by former Uttarakhand chief minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.

Jul 29, 2020, 13:29 PM IST

World Skills 2015: Manish Sisodia holds discussions with education ministries of various countries

The Delhi government has initiated a dialogue with education ministries of Finland, Brazil, UK and Germany with an aim to adopt the best practises and systems in setting up of skill university in the national capital.

Aug 14, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

UGC asks HRD Min to give breather to PhD holders registered

 UGC today once again proposed to the HRD Ministry to provide certain relaxation to PhD holders registered before 2009, a move which could provide breather to thousands of candidates applying for teaching jobs in universities.

Jul 28, 2015, 05:25 AM IST