INDIAN NEWS & TIMES

Friday, February 3, 2023

Be creators of jobs rather than seekers of the same, was the theme that echoed by different eminent personality at the one-day conference on “Transforming Bharat” at IILM University, Gurugram on Friday. The discussions focussed on the age of technology that requires innovation for individuals to develop relevant employability and entrepreneurial skills. Vice Chancellor, IILM University, Prof (Dr) Sujata Shahi in her opening remarks said that IILM University has provided […]

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On the occasion of World Braille Day, the world’s largest edtech company BYJU’S organised events across the city to celebrate the braille literacy movement and to raise awareness around the importance of learning braille. The celebration was kicked off by a special event followed by workshops on braille aimed at bringing together a group of volunteers to learn the basics of this language. The event was attended by several people […]

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Dr. Niranjan Shastri, Program Chairperson, School Of Commerce at SVKM’s NMIMS Deemed-to-be University’s Indore campus, has created ripples in the field of education for receiving the Most Influential Lecturer 2022 (Global Champion) Award in Teaching Excellence Category jointly from AICPA, USA, and CIMA, UK and has made the entire nation proud. The award is given in recognition of the efforts of the world’s best management accounting professors. And, being chosen […]

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Reputed as Australia’s most engaged university CQUniversity Australia’s relations in India over the last 20 years have grown from strength to strength. Their focus throughout this period has been to provide access to students from India in their study aspirations in Australia.  This year, the University celebrates its 20 glorious years anniversary.  To commemorate this occasion, Professor Nick Klomp, Vice Chancellor and President, CQUniversity, Australia along with his delegation from the University visited India in […]

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Eupheus Learning, one of India’s largest school-focused distribution platforms with a reach of over 20,000 schools, recently conducted the first in a series of seminars in Ajmer, intending to create awareness about the key mandates of the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 and the challenges in implementing it. The seminar was attended by 60 participants from 35 prominent schools, represented by Principals, Vice-Principals, and Head of Departments of various subjects. […]

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The Annual Convocation of IILM University was held on Tuesday at IILM University, Gurugram campus in the presence of the Chief Guest, Shri Suresh Narayanan, Chairman and Managing Director of Nestle India Ltd.  One sixty one students from the Gurugram campus received their MBA degrees while 164 students from Lodhi Road and Greater Noida campuses  received their PGDM.   Mr Narayanan commended the Class of 2022 for their achievement and shared […]

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The morning of Day 2 of the 21st World Congress of Accountants (WCOA) was initiated on a fresh and impressive note with Swami Ramdev who spoke about physical sustainability of the health and wellbeing of one’s self through the forum of Yoga and Ayurveda, India’s gift to global health. He demonstrated how one can physically live a sustainable life and presented the face and benefits of yoga by performing many […]

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Miles Education, India’s largest CPA course provider, signs a strategic partnership with Yeshas Academy, Bangalore’s premier CA training academy. The exclusive collaboration opens a plethora of opportunities for accounting and finance professionals to demonstrate new-age accounting skills and lead the future of finance.   Celebrating the launch, Nilesh Sharma, Director, Yeshas Academy reports, “I am deeply excited about our collaboration with Miles Education as it gives us an opportunity to serve our […]

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Simplilearn, the world’s #1 Online Bootcamp and a frontrunner in the EdTech domain, hosted its third online convocation ceremony in partnership with Caltech CTME to felicitate and acknowledge over 300 learners for completing the Post Graduate Program. Gracing the event with their presence were Mr. Mike Ash, Director at Caltech CTME as the Chief Guest and Mr. Kashyap Dalal, Co-Founder & Chief Business Officer, Simplilearn. The online valedictory ceremony is […]

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Modern English School, Kahilipara, Guwahati, ranked #6 in Guwahati and #7 in Assam as per the Education World India School Rankings (EWISR) 2022-23 for the category ‘Co-ed Day School.’ The award ceremony was held in Gurugram from Tuesday, 11 October 2022, to Wednesday, 12 October 2022. Mrs. Jonali Das, Principal, and Ms. Priyanka Das, Senior Communications Manager, Modern English School, Kahilipara, Guwahati, received the award on behalf of the school.  […]

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To make Bengaluru a cleaner, greener and healthier place, Ekya Schools launched its first annual initiative Aryaman 2022 – Ekya for a better Bengaluru. The student and teacher community of Ekya BTM Layout and JP Nagar organised Aryaman 2022. Over 1400 participants from all walks of life participated in the 1km, 3km and 5km run, including students from various schools in Bengaluru. The run was flagged off by famous Cine […]

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 Under the Education for All (EFA) program, Ed-tech brand gives access to education to students across India by providing them with tablets. This community-building initiative is the brainchild of the co-founder of the company. Their aim is to transform the lives of 10 million children from the grassroots level by 2025. Conducted by BYJU’S volunteers, the event took place at MOP Vaishnav School where over 50+ students & 10+ volunteers […]

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For over ten years, École Ducasse has been bringing its gastronomic expertise to Enderun Colleges and 2022 marks the renewal of this collaboration for the next ten years. This academic partnership offers Enderun Colleges’ students the opportunity to be trained in line with the standards and excellence-driven expertise of École Ducasse, as well as to extend their curriculum in France and thereby undertake internships in the institution’s partner establishments. The following programs will be […]

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IDP Education, the global leader in international education services, is bringing back its flagship event – IDP Talk, for the third time in a row. Industry experts from around the globe are participating in the event to share their opinions on the current and future trends in international education. The webinar will commence on June 22, 2022, from 1:00 PM onwards. It is expected to focus on the latest developments […]

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Headspace, a global leader in mindfulness and meditation, announced the onboarding of Dr. Neerja Birla, Founder & Chairperson of Mpower, an initiative by Aditya Birla Education Trust that focuses on mental health, wellbeing and mindfulness, to its International Advisory board. This development is in line with Headspace’s continued endeavor of creating a robust ecosystem of global industry leaders and practitioners in their respective fields, to further its global mission of […]

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Canadian International School (CIS), Bangalore, celebrated the graduation ceremony of the class of 2022 and the achievements of its 66 graduating students in the presence of eminent guest speaker, Member of Parliament, Dr. Shashi Tharoor, who encouraged the graduates to follow their passions and take a career path even if it was different from the norm. The eloquent speaker inspired graduates to plan for their future and persevere beyond adversity […]

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Tech Avant-Garde, the Global Partner of Microsoft, in association with Microsoft Education, is conducting a training program for school leaders for the first time on new paradigms of learning – Remote, Blended and Hybrid Learning. This training program will cover the following topics: Develop your vision and build a roadmap to get there; Prepare your Stakeholders; Develop model schools; Stay connected; and Real time case studies. The course is free […]

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Edtech firm iNurture Education Solutions Tuesday said it has raised $15 million (around Rs 116 crore) in a combination of debt and equity from Hong Kong-based ADM Capital.  ADM Capital has also acquired venture capital firm Ventureast’s stake in iNurture, facilitating a complete secondary exit for Ventureast, but did not share any further details on the exit.  The Bengaluru-based startup plans to deploy the fresh capital for propelling the growth […]

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Union education minister Dharmendra Pradhan has asked the Higher Education Commission of India (HECI) to ensure employability and job creation for Indian students while inculcating a global outlook in them towards their career. Pradhan chaired a meeting of the HECI on May 9. It was proposed in the meeting that HECI may function as an overarching umbrella for guidance of all the higher education institutions of the country. As per […]

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Academicians have been divided over whether the s fresh regulations on collaborations between Indian and foreign universities will prove beneficial, with some of them raising doubts over the quality of scholars and the cost involved for Indian students. The University Grants Commission will govern twinning programmes, joint degree, and dual degree programmes to be offered jointly by Indian and foreign universities. Similar regulations were put in place in 2012 and […]

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