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L&T Technology Services Honours India’s Brightest Engineering Students at TECHgium®

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India L&T Technology Services Limited (NSE: LTTS), a leading global pure-play Engineering R&D Services company today announced the winners of the second edition of its unique industry academia initiative TECHgium®. Covering hundreds of engineering colleges across the country, including several top tier engineering institutes, TECHgium® is a first of its kind initiative in India to scout for and recognize the best of engineering talent among the fresher community.

Chitkara University Showcased its Top Ten Potential Innovative Ideas at TIECON 2018

Mohali, Punjab, India Chitkara University believes that “Innovators present their Inventions having a commercial scope.” Chitkara University is one of the pioneers in India to have its own Innovation Incubation Centre in operation for five years now. Five years of innovation at Chitkara University has lead to filing of over 130 patents. Chitkara University from its strong pool of innovators showcased its 10 most potential Innovative ideas at an exclusive

“The Most Enterprising Brands & Leaders of Asia” Held at Mumbai

Maharashtra, India Arya Group of Colleges, Jaipur in association with WBR Corp, and has recently organized a splendid mega event “The Most Enterprising Brands & Leaders of Asia”. The main motive of organizing “The Most Enterprising Brands & Leaders of Asia” is to recognize the topmost personalities from different industries at a single platform. The magnificent ceremony helped attendees improve their networking in different sectors of the Industry. Dr. Arvind

Oxford University Press publishes Living in Harmony

Jaipur, March 07, 2018: Oxford University Press, the world’s largest university press, has just released the revised edition of the ‘Living in Harmony’ series, its well-known course on Values Education and Life Skills for schools. The updated edition has expanded its range to now include books for classes 9 and 10 from the earlier programme of books for Classes 1 to 8, including lesson plans and free teacher’s manuals in

Avanse launches a special education loan offer on the occasion of Women’s Day

On the occasion of Women’s Day 2018, Avanse Financial Services(Avanse), one of India’s leading education finance company announces the launch of an exclusive education loan offer for girl students aspiring to pursue higher education and build a strong future. The benefits include 12 year term as against the available 10 year term, 25% discount on processing fee and a 1% reduction on Rate of Interest.The offer starts from March 8,

World University of Design appoints Dr Sanjay Gupta as its First Vice Chancellor

Dr Sanjay Gupta has been appointed as the first Vice Chancellor of World University of Design (WUD), Sonipat – India’s first and only university dedicated to education in the creative domain. He has assumed charge with effect from 28.02.2018. Dr Gupta is a seasoned academician, who has led and championed the cause of design education in the country for the past 30 years. With his unique vision and passion for

Dr. Sandeep Sancheti, a renowned educationist joins SRM as the new Vice Chancellor

SRM has a rich history of bringing excellence in education to the Indian panorama & this is rightly contributed to the esteemed panel of educationists SRM happens to associate with, since its inception. The latest to join the league is the renowned educationist,Dr. Sandeep Sancheti. Dr. Sancheti, former Director of National Institute of Technology Delhi (NITD) on Feb 14, 2018 was appointed as the new Vice Chancellor ofSRMIST, Chennai formerly

More than 300 student participate in IDP Study Abroad Education Fair Jaipur

24 leading universities and institutions from USA, UK & Canada assembled under one roof to help Indian students seeking admission & provided counseling. IDP Education India, the leading student placement service provider organized the UK, Canada & New Zealand education fair in Jaipur today for students aspiring to pursue higher education abroad. The fair spread across 20 cities brought together prominent universities and educational institutes from USA, UK & CANADA

BITS Pilani Second Runner up in Schaeffler India ‘Open Inspiration’ challenge; Bags Award for Automated Bike

First Prize awarded to MIT-COE Pune for Hybrid Bike Runners’ up include Army Institute of Technology Pune and PVPIT Pune Jaipur, February, 2018 –BITS Pilani has bagged the second runners’ up place in the maiden edition of Schaeffler India ‘Open Inspiration’ Platform finals for their Automated Bike with Gyro balancing. MIT- COE, Punehas won the first prize for showcasing its idea on a model Hybrid Bike. Open Inspiration is a

IDP Education to organize Study Abroad Education Fair in Jaipur

IDP Education India, the leading student placement service provider will be organizing the UK, Canada & New Zealand education fair in Jaipur at Hilton on 3rd Match , from 11:00 am – 03:00 pm for students aspiring to pursue higher education abroad. The fair spread across 20 cities will bring together prominent universities and educational institutes from USA, UK & CANADA under one roof. The fair will kick start on

aple Assist App Paves the Way for Canadian Education Institutes to Reach out to a Wider Student Network

New Delhi, Delhi, India Maple Assist Inc. announces the launch of the innovative mobile app for four leading colleges of Canada, namely Fanshawe College, Durham College, Georgian College and St. Clair College. The app will reach out to the global student market, which includes countries like India, China, Philippines, Japan, Brazil and Mexico. This app is projected to support over 100,000 international students coming to Canada. The App was created

Admission open for 2018 in Manipal Academy of Higher Education

Manipal Academy of Higher Education, one of India’s leading private education providers, invites applications from aspiring students for the year 2018. With over 280+ career centric courses across 20 diverse disciplines, Manipal Academy of Higher Education is synonymous with excellence in higher education. Over 33,000 students from 67 different nations live, learn and play in the sprawling University town. Interested students can apply online by following a few simple steps.

Dr. G.K. Prabhu Pro Vice Chancellor to take over as President MUJ

Jaipur, 2018. Dr. G.K. Prabhu, Pro Vice Chancellor of Manipal Academy of Higher Education has been appointed as President, Manipal University Jaipur (MUJ). He will take charge on February 14, 2018. Dr. Prabhu has held a number of posts in MAHE, Manipal. In September 2015, he was chosen to head Manipal Institute of Technology. And, while still holding the Director’s post, he was made Pro VC (Technology and Management) in

IDP Education organized Australian Education Fair in Jaipur

Jaipur, IDP Education India, the leading student placement service provider organized the Australian education fair in Jaipur for students aspiring to pursue higher education in Australia. The fair spread across 20 cities brought together prominent universities and educational institutes from Australia under one roof. The fair kick started on 20th January 2018 at Chandigarh and will conclude in Indore on 13th February 2018. In addition to Chandigarh & Jaipur, the

Schaeffler India Announces ‘Open Inspiration’, a platform for Indian Engineering students

Jaipur, February 12,2018 – Leading industrial and automotive supplier, Schaeffler India Limited (BSE:505790, NSE:SCHAEFFLER) today announced the ‘Open Inspiration India’ program, a platform for design thinkers, inventors and researchers to showcase their innovative ideas and products focusedon developing sustainable solutions for a better tomorrow. Over 114teams from multiple colleges across India participated in Round 1 of the Program, which was first announced in July 2017. The shortlisted 14 teams will

30 Schools from Across Maharashtra and 26 Global Universities Come Together at the 2018 IC3 Regional Forum to Discuss the Need for Career Counseling

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India American School of Bombay, India’s premier international school, today hosted the Mumbai leg of the 2018 IC3 Regional Forums, which saw participation from more than 60 educators from across the world including 30 educators from Maharashtra. Educators deliberated at length on issues that directly affect career development and college admissions of the ever-growing student population in India. The IC3 Regional Forums is a first-of-its-kind initiative that brings

World University of Design launches Professional Program in Automotive Modelling (PAM) for students passionate about automotive design

New Delhi,India The World University of Design (WUD), India’s first and only university dedicated to education in the creative domain, announced a specialized Diploma program in Professional Automotive Modeling (PAM). The 2-stage advance diploma will be offered in close collaboration with Desmania Autostudio. The Course will include the essential techniques of hand modeling for pre-visualizing final products in clay and/or digital modeling of designs in Alias. The Professional Automotive Modeling

Chitkara University Alumnus, Akshay Ahuja’s Robochamps Enters Guinness Book of World Record by Creating World’s Largest Robotics Classroom

Chandigarh, India Chitkara University is happy to share that its alumnus, Akshay Ahuja’s company Robochamps created history by organizing the world’s largest classroom on robotics at Inderdhanush auditorium, Panchkula on 31st January 2017. Over 1200 students walked in to witness the history of making live robots together. All of them walked out on a high holding certificate from Guinness World Record Book for being part of world’s most prominent class

Doing PGDM Doubles the Income Level of Students, Finding from Research Conducted at Taxila Business School

Jaipur, Rajasthan, India PGDM students’ starting salary ranges between 7 Lac to 15 Lac in Top Business Schools like IIM, MDI Gurgaon, Taxila Business School Jaipur. The reasons for the same have been examined in this study. A study conducted among 100 alumni of Taxila Business School and 100 prospective students who applied and did not attend the course suggest the income level of students who have done PGDM is

Sudha Nair and J. Alchem jointly win first Amazon KDP Pen To Publish Award for their self-published books

Five self-published books shortlisted from hundreds of entries ranging from literature & fiction, science fiction & fantasy to crime thriller and romance Sudha Nair and J. Alchem each to receive 10 Lakh cash prize, a dedicated marketing campaign, access to mentoring frombest-selling authors and a print publishing contract with WestlandPublications JAIPUR. January 2018- Amazon today announced that J. Alchem and Sudha Nair are the winners of the inaugural Kindle Direct

Formal launch of Veena Nagpal’s book Radius 200 to take place at Jaipur Literature Festival

Jaipur, January, 2018. Introducing Veena Nagpal’s 4th novel, Radius 200- The story of a fragile love caught in the crossfire between two nuclear nations warring over scarce water resources. Radius 200 is a richly imagined and painstakingly researched romantic thriller that grapples a deeper environmental issue. Like the meeting point of three rivers, RADIUS 200, is the confluence of three stories. The story follows Kyra, a journalist in search of

The Acclaimed Japanese Children Picture Book "Mottainai Grandma" Released in India with JICA Support

New Delhi,India For the first time Japanese picture book ‘Mottainai Grandma’ is being published in India with the support of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The first bilingual edition of the book is in English-Hindi, which later will be published in 11 other regional languages. This book features the world-famous character ‘Mottainai Grandma’ who teaches children about environment-friendly lifestyle and the importance of lessening the wastage of various possessions, has

Future Generali India Life Insurance Company Limited partners with Manipal Global Education Services for a customized Talent Development Program

Bangalore,2018 Future GeneraliIndia Life Insurance has partnered with Manipal Global Education Services (MaGE)for a customised Life Insurance Training Program for its future employees. The program will be delivered at the ManipalGlobal Academy of BFSI Campus in Bangalore. ManipalGlobal’sLife Insurance Training Program is a customised one-year full-time training program comprising of four months on-campus residential training and two months of internship followed by six months of on-the-job training at aFuture Generali

How College Reviews are Helping Parents Decide the Best College for their Children

New Delhi, India The times have changed and so has the perception of students as well as parents. There was a time when the well-being and reputation of a college was determined solely by the placements it provided but as per the latest trends, a major chunk of focus is laid on the student reviews, the functioning of the educational institute, and the overall purview as to how does the

World University of Design commences admission process for Academic Year 2018-19

Jaipur, Rajasthan The World University of Design (WUD), India’s first and only university dedicated to education in the creative domain, announced admissions for 2018-19 session for its Management programs. Programs include BBA in Design Strategy & Management and Retail Business Management and MBA in Design Strategy & Management. Admission will be through a General Aptitude Test (GAT)followed by a personal interview. The University will conduct GAT while also accepting valid

FIITJEE Conducts Admission Test on 4th February, 2018

New Delhi, India FIITJEE will conduct Admission Test on 4th February, 2018 to gauge the Aptitude & Potential of students to qualify JEE Advanced, JEE Main & various other competitive/ scholastic exams. Admission Test is an Opportunity for students presently inClass V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X &XI to join a FIITJEE Classroom/Integrated School Program with an Early Start Advantage. It will enable students to start their Academic Preparation just

SIGMA & Blackmagicdesign to Host Free Cinematography Workshop In Bengaluru

Bengaluru, 8th January, 2018: SIGMA, one of the largest camera & lens makers in the world, will be hosting a free workshop on cinematography and filmmaking, led by experts from Blackmagicdesign, the world’s leading digital cinema company and manufacturer. The workshop, which will feature SIGMA’s renowned CINE lenses and Blackmagicdesign’s URSA Mini Pro 4.6K Camera, is for professional cinematographers, DoPs and filmmakers. It will include hands-on experience with the equipment

Bhartiya Skill Development University Invites Applications for Bachelor of Vocation Programme in Automotive Skills

• B.Voc is a UGC approved degree based on the National Skill Qualification Frame work to address the critical requirements of Skill sets • Invitation of applications is for the winter batch starting in Feb 2018 • Number of seats: 30 • Fees: Rs.60,000p.a • Program duration – 3 years • Semesters: 6, where each semester has 30 credits • Credits in Total: 180 credits Jaipur, January, 2018: Bhartiya Skill

IIMB Launches nation wide Women start-up programme

• Online training for 12,000 aspiring female entrepreneurs-in-the-making • 100 business ventures to be selected for incubation and financial support • Funded by Goldman Sachs and supported by the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India • In partnership with CIIE’s Innocity, Ahmedabad, IIM Indore, IIM Nagpur, IIM Udaipur, IIM Visakhapatnam, and Presidency University, Kolkata Bengaluru, January 8, 2018- The NS Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL) at Indian

A Glorious Kick Start to 69th Indian Pharma Congress at Chitkara University

Chandigarh, India 9th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress (IPC), a three day International Conference between December 22-24, 2017, kick started at Chitkara University, Punjab campus with a grand and glorious inaugural ceremony presided by Sh. V. P. Badnore (Hon’ble Governor of Punjab), Sh. Brahm Mohinder Singh (Hon’ble Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Punjab), with eminent dignitaries and officials from different fields on the dais, including Dr. B. Suresh (President, PCI), Dr.

Help a Child Touch the Star With #findurstar Campaign

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Riding high on the Christmas and New Year spirit, SocioLadder – A global technology driven platform for charity and fundraising is capturing hearts with its #findurstar initiative to support children in need. The initiative, enabled through a digital platform from December 23rd 2017, allows people from across the world to donate and make a difference to the lives of less fortunate children. Through #findurstar, one can find

Launch of New CISCE Series by Macmillan Education India

Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India Macmillan Education, a leading global publishing company in the K-12 space, launched several ICSE course books mapped to the new CISCE curriculum – English Brook, Frank Computer Studies/Environmental Studies/Science and revised the popular Frank Middle School Geography, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Joy of Mathematics and Hop Skip and Jump. Macmillan has always been a forerunner in curriculum development and its’ new CISCE series integrate features of the

Skills Aligned Education & Lifelong Learning Crucial to Staying Relevant in Digital Age

Singapore & Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Skills aligned curriculum that can be easily accessible by the youth through digital methods and developing a mindset for lifelong learning would shape the future for developing economies in Asia. This was the unanimous view of the educators and professionals at the 4th Icons of Learning Summit & Awards hosted by the Singapore-based Business Excellence & Research Group (BERG). A premier thought leadership, networking &

NIIT Announces Strategic Initiative to Drive Cultures of Service Excellence across Organizations Worldwide

Goa, New Delhi,India NIIT Limited, a global leader in Skills and Talent Development, entered into a strategic partnership with UP! Your Service, the global leader in creating cultures of service excellence worldwide. Founded by Ron Kaufman, the globally renowned Service Culture Consultant, UP! Your Service works with organizations across the world, equipping them with customer service principles, training tools, and best practices to make their strategy of continuous service improvement

The Largest Provider of Finance Education, CAKART.in, Felicitated by Government of India at Industry 4.0 Conference

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India At the recently concluded Industry 4.0 Conference, CAKART.in, the largest provider of finance education was specially felicitated by the Government of India for its contribution to government’s Digital India initiative. Honorable Cabinet Minister Sri Anant Kumar felicitated and commended CAKART.in for bringing good quality, affordable education to masses through the use of technology. He said, “Employment and jobs for all is a priority area for the government.