Campus

  • ICAI two-day campus placement programme from February 17 03-02-2014 04:40 PM

    Coimbatore: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) will hold a two-day nationwide campus placement programme from February 17. The programme is being held at 16 different locations in India, including Coimbatore, V Murali, Chief Coordinator of Coimbatore, said on Monday. The programme is held twice every year in...
  • Auditorium of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya destroyed in major fire, no casualties 15-01-2014 11:34 AM

    An auditorium of the Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) in Indore was gutted in a major fire, police said on Wednesday. Though nobody was injured in the mishap that occurred on Tuesday night, the fire has caused a major loss to the property, they said. Police said the blaze started in...
  • Grenade attack wounds 24 in Philippine school 13-01-2014 11:42 AM

    A grenade attack wounded at least 24 people in a school campus in the southern Philippines, including government personnel, who were battling a fire, police said Monday. Firefighters, disaster-response personnel and police were trying to control the fire in a bunkhouse of security guards at the state-run Cotabato Foundation College...
  • IIT Kharagpur sets record, more than 1,000 students get jobs 01-01-2014 05:44 PM

    IIT Kharagpur has set a record among all IITs with more than a thousand of its students securing cushy jobs in the first phase of campus placements, officials said on Wednesday. Around 1,010 students of the Kharagpur campus accepted job offers in the first round of placements which ended in...
  • Buildings evacuated at Harvard after report of explosives 16-12-2013 08:40 PM

    Harvard University on Monday evacuated four buildings at the heart of its centuries-old campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts, after warning students of unconfirmed reports that explosives had been planted. The Ivy League school said it evacuated the Science Center, Thayer, Sever and Emerson Halls. "Out of an abundance of caution, the...
  • The Good Road: India's Oscar entry to be screened at Harvard University 06-12-2013 02:40 PM

    Mumbai: Gujarati film 'The Good Road', India's official submission for the foreign language film category at the 86th Academy Awards, will be screened at Harvard University's Cambridge campus in Massachusetts, US. A production by the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC), the film will be shown Dec 9 at Harvard University's...
  • Two IIT-Kanpur students bag whopping Rs 1.20 cr salary package through campus placement 03-12-2013 08:53 PM

    Two students of Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur got Rs 1.20 cr package during the ongoing placement drive. The drive was started on Sunday and it would continue till December 22, the IIT sources said. Two students have got the highest package of Rs 1.20 crore per annum from IT giant...
  • Sonia Gandhi to inaugurate campus for development studies in Kerala 28-08-2013 12:44 PM

    Setting a model for the party in other states, Congress in Kerala is all set to become the first state unit to have a full-fledged academic campus for development studies, to be be inaugurated by AICC President Sonia Gandhi at Neyyar near here on September 7. Named as Rajiv Gandhi...
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of India to hold campus placements from Aug 16 12-08-2013 09:23 AM

    The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, the statutory body for regulation of chartered accountants in the country, will hold its two days campus placement programme in Jaipur from August 16. Over 5,000 candidates, who have recently completed their chartered accountancy, are likely to participate in the campus placement programme,...
  • News briefs: Welfare dept organises “breast feeding week” in Indore 02-08-2013 11:43 PM

    A programme was organised to celebrate the Breast feeding Week by the woman and child welfare department under the supervision of district programme officer. The women were educated on the benefits of breastfeeding. The programme also had a session with gynecologist who interacted on woman health issues and benefits of...
  • AIFF U-15 beat U-18 Mohun Bagan 18-0 14-07-2013 04:07 PM

    New Delhi: The All India Football Federation's (AIFF) U-15 Kolkata Regional Academy defeated Mohun Bagan's U-18 Goal Project Team 18-0 in a friendly played at the Pailan World School Campus. AIFF boys led 9-0 at the half-time, scoring the remaining nine in the second half. The thumping victory was the...
  • Campus Calling: Answer to your university admission queries 21-06-2013 08:26 PM

    As admissions in universities are round the corner, Zubin Malhotra from Career Guidance India answers all the questions. ...
  • Watch: ITI campus submerged in water at Shrinagar 20-06-2013 02:56 PM

    The ITI campus at Shrinagar in Uttarakhand is submerged in the water of the Alakananda. At least 10-15 feet high muck has been deposited for the last three days. ...
  • Princeton University evacuates campus after bomb threat 12-06-2013 07:47 AM

    Princeton University evacuated its sprawling campus in New Jersey on Tuesday after receiving a bomb threat to multiple buildings, the latest of threats that have disrupted schools, government buildings and air travel across the country the past two days. "This is NOT a test. There has been a bomb threat...
  • Campus Calling: Delhi University admissions begin 08-06-2013 09:10 PM

    The rush for admissions at the prestigious Delhi University began on Monday. From this year an undergraduate honour degree at Delhi University will take four years to complete rather than three years. The campus is divided over the four-year programme. ...
  • DU north campus cut off may not go down below 95 percent: Poonam Sethi 04-06-2013 06:28 PM

    Dr Poonam Sethi, head of the department of Commerce at Delhi University's Hindu College joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the admissions process in DU colleges for Commerce (Hons). Q. Ma'am, what will be the cut-off at Hindu and SRCC? Asked by: Sonal A. The cut offs in Hindu...
  • Delhi: Unidentified persons beat up Pak diplomat 03-06-2013 10:37 PM

    New Delhi: Pakistan on Monday alleged one of its diplomats and his driver were assaulted by a group of people in New Delhi and called for an investigation into the matter by the Indian government. "This evening an unfortunate incident took place with a diplomat and official of the Pakistan...
  • BITS Pilani acquires its Dubai campus 17-04-2013 04:00 PM

    Dubai: BITS Pilani has acquired the infrastructure of its Dubai campus from its long term partner ETA LLC Group, ending a 12-year collaboration. Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani made the announcement here, adding that all the statutory requirements for acquisition had been met. BITS had set up its...
  • 30 Tihar Jail inmates selected in placement drive 10-04-2013 05:44 AM

    New Delhi: At least 30 inmates of the Tihar Jail here were selected by 15 companies in the fourth campus placement drive conducted by jail authorities on Tuesday. The inmates were selected after they were interviewed by companies at Tihar's Jail No 3. "All the 30 inmates with good character,...
  • Three Delhi Police officials thrashed in two incidents 06-04-2013 05:10 AM

    New Delhi: Three Delhi Police personnel, including a constable and two head constables, were beaten up by two drunk men and five men dressed as advocates in two separate incidents in New Delhi, police said on Friday. In the first incident, a 58-year-old head constable was thrashed by five unidentified...
  • Tantrik rapes woman after giving her sedatives 04-04-2013 03:05 AM

    New Delhi: A tantrik raped a woman after giving her some sedatives, police said on Wednesday. The accused was arrested and sent to judicial custody. The tantrik Hira Lal, 54, raped the 23-year-old woman in her house in Delhi's south campus area on Tuesday night on the pretext of freeing...
  • Infosys delays its campus recruitment 02-11-2012 11:42 AM

    Bangalore: With a challenging environment, and low visibility into client spend, Infosys has said that it will be deferring joining dates, and the management is also putting some cost saving measures in place, reports Shreya Roy of CNBC-TV18. Infy had decided that with its current business needs in mind it...
  • IIT-Mumbai, Amity bid for campuses in NY 01-11-2011 10:35 AM

    New York: The Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai and Noida-based Amity University are among 15 institutions worldwide that have submitted bids to the city of New York to set up a science and engineering campus under a plan by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to drive local economic growth and create jobs....