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  • University of Mumbai beats New York University, MIT in producing billionaires 8 hours 45 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The University of Mumbai has beaten prestigious varsities like the New York University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in producing maximum number of billionaires, according to Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014. Mumbai University is the only Indian university to feature in the list and is amongst...
  • UK losing out on Indian post-graduate students: Study October 7, 2014

    London: The UK is losing out on Indian students as they are choosing the US institutions over those in Britain, according to a new study which also said Nigeria will soon replace India as the second-largest source of foreign post-graduates in the country. The UK will host 241,000 post-graduate international students...
  • Now, girls can pursue graduation for free July 13, 2014

    Girls doing graduation courses in government colleges will no longer have to pay their fees, Chhattisgarh government announced on Friday According to a report in Chattisgarh Khabar, the education for girls till class 12 has been free and with the new order, the education for their graduation will become free as...
  • Medical students doing PG to be posted in rural areas: Government July 11, 2014

    New Delhi: In a bid to ensure availability of doctors in rural areas, government on Friday said that it is mulling sending medical students pursuing postgraduation courses on village posting and has identified 184 districts in 18 states to push for medical facilities. Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said that a proposal...
  • Students caught in confusion over DU admissions, VC's resignation June 25, 2014

    New Delhi: After days of standoff with the UGC over the fouryear undergraduate programme, most colleges in Delhi university have agreed to end the controversial fouryear post graduate programme course. However, confusion persists with no official word from the authorities on when the admission process is due to start. While 57...
  • AAP welcomes UGC direction to DU to roll back 4year course June 23, 2014

    New Delhi: AAP on Monday welcomed the UGC for directing Delhi University to roll back the four year undergraduate programme (FYUP), but said that necessary precaution should be taken while making transition to threeyear undergraduate programme. "The AAP is of the view that FYUP should have never been implemented...
  • 10yearold Indianorigin prodigy graduates US high school June 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: A homeschooled 10yearold Indianorigin genius has surprised one and all by becoming one of the youngest ever in the US to graduate high school. Tanishq Abraham, a native of Sacramento, California, received his high school diploma at a private ceremony at California Auto Museum on Sunday. Homeschooled since the age...
  • Photos: Emma Watson's friend at graduation was an undercover armed guard May 28, 2014

    Providence, Rhode Island: Emma Watson had an undercover armed guard with her during graduation ceremonies at Brown University, and a university spokesman says he is unable to answer questions about why. The 24yearold British actress best known for her role as Hermione Granger in the 'Harry Potter' movies was one...
  • US: Astronaut to give university speech from space May 2, 2014

    Hartford: University of Connecticut alumnus Rick Mastracchio would have liked to deliver the 2014 graduation address to the school of engineering in person. But he'll be out of town on May 10, orbiting the globe on the International Space Station, so, UConn has arranged for the 54yearold astronaut give the...
  • US sees dramatic surge in graduate applications from India April 20, 2014

    Applications from prospective Indian students to US graduate schools surged dramatically while those from China slowed down a bit in 2013, according to a new report from the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS). A 32 per cent increase in applications from India, which accounts for 18 per cent of all international...
  • SSC postpones Combined Graduate Level Examination 2014 due to LS polls April 6, 2014

    Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has postponed this year's Combined Graduate Level Examination-2014, which was scheduled to be held on April 27 and May 4, citing Lok Sabha elections. The new date for the examination will be intimated in due course of time, the SSC said. In view of the general elections announced...
  • No MBBS duration extension or mandatory rural posting: Health Minister February 14, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after students of Delhi's top medical colleges staged a protest in front of the Nirman Bhawan at Connaught Place, the Health Ministry on Thursday said that there was no such proposal to extend the duration of MBBS courses from existing 5.5 years to 7.5 years. Setting...
  • Best engineers come from Delhi, Bihar and Jharkhand, says report February 1, 2014

    Delhi, Bihar and Jharkhand lead in supplying the best talent pool of engineers in India, a report released on Friday said. The National Employability Report Engineer Graduates 2014, is based on the graduate class of 2013, and covers 1.2 lakh engineering students from more than 520 engineering colleges across 18 Indian...
  • Bell The CAT: All you need to know on the Common Admission Test November 17, 2013

    CNNIBN special show 'Bell the CAT and More' aims to advise and guide the students aspiring for Common Admission Test (CAT). CNNIBN gives you an opportunity to get all your questions answered by the experts. ...
  • Most Bschool grads unlikely to land plum jobs this year: Survey October 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Stung by slowdown that has gripped the economy, a majority of B school graduates are unlikely to land plum jobs this year, owing to campus hirings dropping by a staggering 40 to 50 per cent, according to a study. Barring toprung institutes like the IIMs, most business schools are...
  • At 42, Mark Wahlberg is finally a high school graduate September 17, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Mark Wahlberg, 42, has revealed that he finished his high schooling and finally got his diploma only this summer. He had dropped out of school after the ninth grade, eonline.com reports. "I was fortunate to find out I could attend high school online," Wahlberg wrote in an op-ed in...
  • Sports bar fined for racially discriminating against IndoCanadians August 18, 2013

    A popular sports bar in Canada has been fined for racially discriminating against three IndoCanadians by denying them entry for a graduation party two years ago. The British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal ruled that Shark Club of Langley caused injury to the dignity and selfrespect of Surinderjit Rai, Manjit Gill...
  • Shining engineering colleges of India July 28, 2013

    The show talks about the top and most promising engineering colleges in India. ...
  • Shining engineering colleges of India July 21, 2013

    The show talks about the top and most promising engineering colleges in India. ...
  • Delhi University announces sixth cutoff list July 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi University (DU) on Sunday announced the sixth cutoff list for admissions to its various fouryear undergraduate programmes. Courses up for grabs for general candidates include commerce, economics and English. There are 17 DU colleges where admission is still open for commerce programme with the cutoff ranging between 96.5...
  • Shining engineering colleges of India Part 4 June 22, 2013

    The show talks about the top and most promising engineering colleges in India. ...
  • DU: Students organisations to hold protests in Delhi June 3, 2013

    New Delhi: To oppose the proposed fouryear graduate programme in Delhi university (DU), various students organisations have decided to hold protests in the national capital on Monday. "This fouryear programme is an antistudent educational reform that will adversely affect students coming from the Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Other...
  • Shining engineering colleges of India Part 2 June 2, 2013

    The show talks about the top and most promising engineering colleges in India. ...
  • Shining engineering colleges of India May 26, 2013

    Ask any engineering student where they aspire to study and the letters that come out of there mouth will always be IIT. The show talks about the top and most promising engineering colleges in India. ...
  • UP: 93 colleges to get notice for alleged mass cheating May 24, 2013

    Kanpur: Ninty three colleges of Chhatrapati Sahu Ji Maharaj University in Kanpur will be served notice on May 27 for their alleged involvement in mass cheating in the undergraduate and postgraduate exams of 20122013. "The examination committee of the university has probed the complaints of mass cheating against the colleges,...
  • SC verdict on NEET quite unexpected, say medical aspirants May 13, 2013

    The Supreme Court has ruled that there will be no single entrance exam for PG medical and dental colleges this year. States which didn't conduct their own exams will follow the NEET results, but they are not binding on all states. ...
  • SC tells medical colleges to declare results; NEET voluntary for now May 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed medical colleges to declare all pending Post Graduate results, which were stayed by the December 13, 2012, order. However, this is only an interim arrangement for this year and a final judgement will be delivered by the Supreme Court in the first week...
  • SC verdict on NEET today, 90,000 medical aspirants wait and watch May 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Monday decide the fate of 90,000 medical aspirants after it takes a decision on National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) or the common entrance test for MBBS, Dental and PG medical courses. This comes more than a month after a CNNIBN sting operation...
  • An RJ, a transgender: Meet the unusual contenders in Karnataka polls May 1, 2013

    Bangalore: From a Radio Jockey to a former policy wonk, there are some unusual contenders in the battle for Karnataka. Some candidates are contesting from parties that don't have much of a footprint, but they're all united in wanting to change the political landscape and give voters an alternative. Rohit, a...
  • UK eases immigration rules for elite overseas graduates April 6, 2013

    London: Britain on Saturday eased immigration rules for a section of foreign students, including Indians, who wish to stay and work in the country, in a bid to attract the "brightest and the best" global talent. The Home Office has announced a series of reforms which came into force on...