Education: News

13 May 2024

IIM Ahmedabad

IIM Ahmedabad tops India's higher education institution space

A recent report by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) on May 13 indicates that Indian universities are experiencing a decline in performance due to increased global competition from well-funded institutions.

25 Apr 2024

Health & Wellness

World Malaria Day: Ensuring equity in access to prevention, treatment

As the world observes World Malaria Day on April 25, under the theme of Health Equity, Gender, and Human Rights, it becomes very important to know that access to malaria prevention and treatment is biased and the quest for fairness must go on.

Japan' pioneers in artificial intelligence education: Top AI institutions

Japan is at the forefront of technological innovation, and its educational institutions are pivotal in driving the nation's prowess in artificial intelligence, or AI.

14 Mar 2024


Why Wharton has the top prominent finance moguls globally

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania boasts a rich legacy of cultivating some of the most prominent finance moguls globally.

12 Mar 2024


Culinary Institute of America is beacon of gastronomy: Here's why

Founded in 1946, the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) is a prestigious culinary school recognized for its intensive programs and significant contributions to gastronomy.

11 Mar 2024


London's premier cybersecurity master's programs

London is not only a city with a rich history and vibrant culture but also a center for higher education.

03 Mar 2024


5 easy languages English speakers can learn quickly

Learning a new language can be an incredibly rewarding experience, opening up doors to new cultures, people, and opportunities.

29 Feb 2024


Caltech's legacy in space exploration: Why it's the hub

The California Institute of Technology (Caltech) is a hub of space science innovation.

28 Feb 2024


Here are Canada's premier medical schools

Selecting an appropriate medical school is crucial for those aiming to become doctors.

27 Feb 2024


Here's how you can improve your note-taking habit using Evernote

Evernote is a powerful note-taking app that helps users capture and prioritize ideas, projects, and to-do lists.

27 Feb 2024


Tips to master languages with Duolingo

Duolingo is a widely used language-learning platform offering a range of courses in numerous languages.

26 Feb 2024


How MIT is pioneering robotics programs around the world

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a beacon in the realm of science and technology, with its robotics programs particularly standing out.

22 Feb 2024


Positive impact of overseas education on Indian youth

It feels amazing to live in a sea of culture, values, and opportunities in India, but there's an ocean waiting to be explored by its youth.

19 Feb 2024


Strategies to manage exam stress

Exam season is upon us, bringing with it a strong mix of worry, excitement, and pressure to perform well.

30 Jan 2024


Cognitive benefits of handwritten note-taking in a digital era

As technology overtakes traditional tools, handwritten note-taking faces oblivion in education.

29 Jan 2024


Thriving careers to pursue in the art industry

Are you passionate about art and considering a career in the creative industry?

16 Jan 2024


9-year-old Preesha Chakraborty named among the world's brightest students

Nine-year-old Indian-American prodigy Preesha Chakraborty has been named one of the "world's brightest" students by the esteemed Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (JH-CTY).

30 Dec 2023


Karnataka: School headmistress suspended after romantic photoshoot with student

The headmistress of a government school in the Chikkaballapura district of Karnataka has been suspended for her alleged inappropriate behavior with a student during a recent school excursion.

'Not recognized degree': UGC warns universities against MPhil admissions

The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Wednesday warned universities against offering the Master of Philosophy (MPhil) program, reminding them that it's not a recognized degree.

22 Dec 2023

Tamil Nadu

Celebrating numbers: National Mathematics Day and Ramanujan's profound legacy 

National Mathematics Day, an annual celebration observed on December 22, holds a special significance as it commemorates the birth anniversary of the mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan.

05 Dec 2023


Mastering bullet journaling: Tips and benefits

Bullet journaling has surged in popularity, emerging as a versatile and customizable method for organizing tasks, goals, and daily life.

No division, distinction in Class 10, 12 board exams: CBSE

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced that it won't award any overall division, aggregate, or distinction to the students appearing for the Class 10 and Class 12 examinations next year.

21 Nov 2023


Do you have these unrealistic expectations from your preschoolers

Parenting, a journey of love and guidance is often fraught with the challenge of managing expectations.

16 Nov 2023


World Philosophy Day: Profound legacy of five notable Indian philosophers

Within India's rich cultural weave, profound philosophical insights have flourished, braided by extraordinary minds.

NCERT forms 35-member panel for social science syllabus development

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) has constituted a 35-member committee to create syllabi and instructional materials for social science subjects for Classes 6 to 12.

14 Nov 2023


Long-term benefits of teaching forgiveness during formative years 

In the intricate web of human emotions, forgiveness stands as a powerful thread weaving empathy and kindness.

14 Nov 2023


These children shaped history with their inspiring tales

Children's Day is a time to honor the youth and their potential to bring about positive change.

11 Oct 2023


International Girl Child Day: Girls who are empowering the future

Youth often rise to the challenge, exhibiting incredible resilience and devotion to making a difference in a society where change and growth are crucial.

26 Sep 2023

West Bengal

Honoring Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar and his contributions to Indian education

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, also known as Ishwar Chandra Bandhopadhyay, was a well-known writer, scholar, and above all, a devoted supporter of humanity.

05 Sep 2023


Express gratitude with these Teacher's Day classroom decor ideas

Teacher's Day is a special day to thank teachers for all their hard work and dedication.

24 Jun 2023

Uttar Pradesh

UP syllabus: Savarkar added, Nehru excluded from 'great leaders' list

From the upcoming academic session in July, the Uttar Pradesh Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad (UPMSP) will teach students about the life and times of India's 50 great personalities.

18 Jun 2023

IIT Guwahati

2023 JEE Advanced results declared: Here's how to check score

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati finally announced the much-awaited results of the 2023 Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced on Sunday.

28 Apr 2023


Teen receives 170 college admission offers and $9 million scholarship

Getting into a dream college is the goal and aspiration of many students.

29 Mar 2023


5 things we wish they taught us back in school

Sadly, the real world is beyond textual knowledge.

27 Mar 2023

Kareena Kapoor Khan

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why UNICEF partners with celebrities for social awareness drives

Bollywood actor Kareena Kapoor Khan was in the news on Saturday when she visited Mumbai's Mitha Nagar Municipal School as part of UNICEF's "Every Child Reading Campaign" in Maharashtra.

Don't start new session before April 1: CBSE warns schools

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued a notice to all its affiliated schools warning them against commencing the new academic session before April 1, 2023.

What is ISRO's "Young Scientist" program and how to apply

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is organizing a special initiative for school children called the "Young Scientist" program.

16 Mar 2023


Canada to deport 700 Indian students over fake visa documents

Over 700 students from India are currently facing deportation from Canada after the North American nation's authorities found their "admission offer letters" to academic institutions to be fake.

14 Mar 2023


5 hacks to train your brain to learn faster

Don't you wish there were quicker ways to grasp new ideas and concepts?

US student visa: F1 applicants can now apply 1-year ahead

In a major update for international students looking to study in the United States (US), the US Department of State announced that students can apply for their F-1 visa up to a year before their academic term starts.

21 Aug 2022


IIT to potentially expand to UK and 5 more countries

The UK, UAE, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, and Malaysia have been identified as potential locations for IIT expansion overseas by a committee.

30 Jul 2019


GATE or IIT-JAM: Which one should you go for

There's no denying the fact that two of the most sought-after national-level entrance exams in India are the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and the Joint Admission Test for MSc (IIT JAM).

19 May 2019


Popular IIT alumnae who are going to inspire you

The top engineering schools in the nation, the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are renowned throughout the world as centers of academic excellence in science and technology.