Education

Does Entrepreneurship Education Make People Better Entrepreneurs?

A recent Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) report on entrepreneurship training asks a central question for anyone interested in starting a business: “Does entrepreneurship education make a difference?” You might think that this question has been resolved. After all, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation reports that more than 2,000 U.S. colleges and universities teach entrepreneurship. How could all those professors teach ... Read More »

CBSE Class X board exam to return, no-fail policy to go

The CBSE class X board was made optional during 2009-10 when the United Progressive Alliance was in power. Photo: Prasad Gori/HT New Delhi: The Union government is bringing back examinations in elementary schools across the country and Class X board exams for Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) students. At a meeting in New Delhi attended by state education ministers ... Read More »

Aim for Medical Entrance

All India Institute of Medical Sciencesor the AIIMS Exam is one of the most awaited medical exams of the year.  This MBBS exam is conducted by AIIMS, New Delhi under which there are 7 institutions comprising of total of 672 seats. These 7 institutions are the premier medical institutions of the country with best the medical (MBBS, MD, MS, Paramedical, Nursing, ... Read More »

BITSAT Exam Pattern

India is one big nation, brimming with engineering aspirants who are striving to get into some of the best Engineering Institutes in India. There are various entrance exams like- BITSAT, JEE Mains etc, conducted by these Institutes, for admission, to the range of courses they offer. BITSAT is a computer based online test for admission to Integrated First Degree Programmes of ... Read More »

India Lost Edge In Education Due To Macaulay’s Policies: Giriraj Singh

India Lost Edge In Education Due To Macaulay’s Policies: Giriraj Singh Union Minister Giriraj Singh blamed colonialism for ruining India’s traditional learning system. (File) NEW DELHI: India lost its edge in education due to the introduction of western education by British colonialists, especially Lord Thomas Macaulay — governor-general from 1832-1835 – said Union Minister Giriraj Singh today. Mr Singh, who ... Read More »

To Cool Maratha Anger, Maharashtra Extends Student Benefits To All

Large scale protests by the Maratha community demanding reservation flared in Maharashtra last month. MUMBAI:  As Maharashtra reels under protests by the Marathas seeking affirmative action in government jobs and education, the state government has announced a reform that will extend benefits to poor students of the community. Flanked by his cabinet colleagues Vinod Tawde, Chandrakant Patil, Eknath Shinde and ... Read More »

Take Every Opportunity to Educate Your Children

Parents realize that their children begin to learn when they are very young. Children are constantly taking everything in and parents need to take advantage of this time in order to teach them new things. Do not simply wait until your children are in school to help them to begin to learn. Take every opportunity possible to educate your children, ... Read More »

WhatsApp’s New Privacy Policy Must Be Rolled Back, Students Tell Court

WhatsApp’s New Privacy Policy Must Be Rolled Back, Students Tell Court Two Indian students are mounting a legal challenge to Facebook, seeking to wind back changes to WhatsApp’s privacy policy that they say threatens the rights of millions of users. Karmanya Singh Sareen and Shreya Sethi filed a public-interest litigation, akin to a class action, in the Delhi High Court ... Read More »

Swift Playgrounds Coding Education App Released for iPad

Swift Playgrounds Coding Education App Released for iPad HIGHLIGHTS Swift Playgrounds is compatible with iPad Air, Pro, mini 2 running iOS 10 Real coding concepts are brought to life with an interactive interface Swift Playgrounds includes Apple-developed programming lessons Tech giant Apple on Tuesday announced that Swift Playgrounds, a new iPad app that makes learning to code easy and fun ... Read More »

AP EAMCET: Course Details

About AP EAMCET Exam AP EAMCET Examination is one of the common entrance exams which were conducted in the Andhra Pradesh state every year. This exam is commonly known as the Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test which was organized for the admission for courses such as BDS, B.Pharm, Bsc, B.E, B.Tech, and Pharm.D etc. in several government and ... Read More »