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Five companies started by GATE rankers who became entrepreneurs

07 Aug 2019

Five companies started by GATE rankers who became entrepreneurs

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is one of the most competitive exams for engineering graduates.

You can soon attend Mumbai University's PhD vivas, ask questions

27 May 2019

You can soon attend Mumbai University's PhD vivas, ask questions

Soon, members of the public will be given a chance to attend public vivas and pose questions to PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) candidates at the University of Mumbai, under a new ordinance.

Indian ex-Tesla employee charged for embezzling $9.3mn, identity theft

13 Nov 2018

Indian ex-Tesla employee charged for embezzling $9.3mn, identity theft

A 32-year-old Indian man, a former employee of American electric car manufacturer Tesla, has been charged for allegedly stealing $9.3mn from the company by falsifying financial documents.

73,000 Mumbai University students wrongly failed; no action against teachers

04 Oct 2018

73,000 Mumbai University students wrongly failed; no action against teachers

While 73,000 Mumbai University students were wrongly failed between April 2014 and August 2016, requiring them to apply for revaluation, no strict action has been taken against the teachers till now, an RTI reply revealed.

#CareerBytes: Top 5 best private engineering institutes in Mumbai

20 Aug 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 5 best private engineering institutes in Mumbai

Not making it to IIT Bombay or other top government institutes for that matter doesn't mean it's the end of your engineering career.

Students who missed exams due to rain can reappear: MU

03 Jul 2018

Students who missed exams due to rain can reappear: MU

As heavy rains threw the normal life out of gear in Mumbai, University of Mumbai has announced that those who missed the examinations today can reappear later.

#CareerBytes: 5 Mumbai University engineering colleges and their placement rates

18 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: 5 Mumbai University engineering colleges and their placement rates

Established in 1857, the University of Mumbai is one of the country's premier state universities where engineering is a widely-picked undergraduate course.

#CareerBytes: 6 best colleges for commerce students in India

26 May 2018

#CareerBytes: 6 best colleges for commerce students in India

Commerce is one of the most sought-after fields of studies in India as it opens doors to various career options, including Chartered Accountancy.

7 popular undergraduate courses offered by the Mumbai University

26 May 2018

7 popular undergraduate courses offered by the Mumbai University

The University of Mumbai, established in 1857, is one of the oldest and most prestigious varsities in India.

6 best colleges for commerce students in India

17 May 2018

6 best colleges for commerce students in India

Commerce is one of the most sought-after fields of studies in India as it opens doors to various career options, including Chartered Accountancy.

Aaditya Thackeray seeks filling up of vacant-posts in Mumbai University

27 Apr 2018

Aaditya Thackeray seeks filling up of vacant-posts in Mumbai University

Congratulating Suhas Raghunath Pednekar on being appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Mumbai, Yuva Sena Chief Aaditya Thackeray on Friday sought the filling up of vacant posts at the university.

PM Modi inaugurates Global Investors' Summit in Maharashtra

18 Feb 2018

PM Modi inaugurates Global Investors' Summit in Maharashtra

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Global Investors' Summit at the 'Magnetic Maharashtra: Convergence 2018' conference at the MMRDA grounds in Mumbai's Bandra Kurla complex.

Another fire in Mumbai: Blaze in Navrang Studio, no casualty

19 Jan 2018

Another fire in Mumbai: Blaze in Navrang Studio, no casualty

A massive fire broke out at the dilapidated Navrang Studio at Lower Parel, Mumbai, shortly after midnight.

Sixth fire in Mumbai in 10 days: Who's to blame?

08 Jan 2018

Sixth fire in Mumbai in 10 days: Who's to blame?

A fire erupted on the third floor of a sessions court near the South Mumbai Campus of the University of Mumbai.

Mumbai University results: Absent student gets 21 marks in exam

05 Sep 2017

Mumbai University results: Absent student gets 21 marks in exam

As the Mumbai University continues to face criticism for delaying the results, yet another shocking incident surfaced!

Mumbai: Versova man loses Rs. 1.45L in cyber credit-card fraud

04 Sep 2017

Mumbai: Versova man loses Rs. 1.45L in cyber credit-card fraud

Tahir Sheikh of Mumbai's Versova was duped of Rs. 1.45L in a cyber-fraud when his public sector bank credit-card was used on Indian and global portals by cyber-criminals.

Mumbai: Family bought room for Rs. 74L, wiped-out in collapse

03 Sep 2017

Mumbai: Family bought room for Rs. 74L, wiped-out in collapse

Syed Jafar Husain's family, who died in Husaini Building collapse in Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar, bought a room for Rs. 74L in it from Sakina Arsiwala only in 2013.

Mumbai University misses third deadline for results declaration

16 Aug 2017

Mumbai University misses third deadline for results declaration

With August 15, Mumbai University has missed the third deadline to declare results. Over 1.5L answersheets are yet to be evaluated.

Mumbai University badly messed up its revolutionary digital evaluation process

06 Aug 2017

Mumbai University badly messed up its revolutionary digital evaluation process

Like so many Indian agencies, the University of Mumbai went digital this time- in January, Vice-Chancellor Sanjay Deshmukh announced all evaluations would be done digitally though an on-screen system.

RTI Query: 1 of 3 BMC's school children is malnourished

31 May 2017

RTI Query: 1 of 3 BMC's school children is malnourished

An RTI reply revealed that despite the introduction of midday meals in schools over 2 decades ago, 1 out of every 3 school kids studying in a municipal school is malnourished.

All this made news in Mumbai

03 Nov 2016

All this made news in Mumbai

Passengers in suburban trains in Mumbai along with some long distance premium trains, will get free Wi-Fi by 2018.