Indian Science Congress set to begin on March 17

Imphal, capital of Manipur is all set to host the annual session of the Indian Science Congress for the first time. The Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi will formally inaugurate the 105th session of the congress on Friday. Manipur University will host the science congress.

Date: 16 Mar 2018

Monash Business School offers new Asia-Pacific graduate research scholarships

Monash Business School – one of Australia’s largest specialized Business Schools, ranked among the top schools in the world – is offering two new fully-funded scholarships for Australian and international graduate research students.

Date: 15 Mar 2018

India, France Sign MoU On Mutual Recognition Of Academic Qualifications

Apart from MoU on Mutual Recognition of Academic Qualifications between India and France, 15 MoUs between various institutions of India and France in the areas of Higher Education, Research, Innovation, Faculty exchange, Scientific Cooperation were exchanged

Date: 15 Mar 2018

Maharashtra Kisan Long March, farmers reach Azad Maidan

Over 15,000 farmers of the All Indian Kisan Sabha (AIKS), demanding a complete waiver of loans, along with amendment in crop prices, arrived in Bhiwandi on Friday as part of their 182-km protest walk from Nashik to Mumbai.

Date: 12 Mar 2018

UNESCO celebrates incredible talents of artistes with disabilities in Asia-Pacific

UNESCO and The Nippon Foundation in cooperation with other partners are organizing an Artistes Open Dialogue in the framework of the True Colours Festival, the Asia-Pacific Festival of Artistes with Disabilities taking place on 23-25 March 2018 in Singapore City, Singapore. The Open Dialogue will be

Date: 10 Mar 2018

UNESCO music video against gender stereotypes wins Communications Award

As part of the International Women’s Day celebrations in 2017, STEP launched the song in Malawi. Composed by Robert Chiwamba, a well-known poet and by Sangie, an award-winning musical artist, Ngwazi Zazikazi ranked number one for eight weeks in March and April of 2017 and ended up the number five so

Date: 10 Mar 2018

Indian university finds top academic guilty of sexual harassment

Four months after a crowd-sourced list published on Facebook alleged rampant sexual harassment in India’s academia, a law professor in New Delhi has been found guilty by an internal inquiry – and asked to step down from his administrative post.

Date: 09 Mar 2018

Malaysian government mulls over stationing cops in schools

Malaysia's Education Ministry is mulling over a move to station police in schools.

Date: 07 Mar 2018

Five-year integrated Science course may start at Bangalore Central University (BCU)

Bangalore Central University (BCU) plans 5-year integrated Science course

Date: 07 Mar 2018

How to reduce the gap between education and realities?

There is a gap between what is taught at university and real-life developments in the world of work -- 65 per cent of academics stated that students in Indian HE are unable to demonstrate that they have had the opportunity to apply graduate-level skills and gain industry exposure.

Date: 07 Mar 2018