Articles tagged under: higher education

GTU Motorsports team wins Formula Bharat 2019 at Coimbatore

January 28, 2019

Gandhinagar: A team of 24 students and mentor Parth Sejpal had represented GTU at Formula Bharat and being the only team from Gujarat has won the First Prize at Formula Bharat leaving behind 74 Combustion vehicle team and 16 electric vehicle teams from all over India including teams from IIT Madras, IIT Khadagpur, IIT Delhi, NIT Kurukshetra, VIT Chennai, COEP Pune and many more who are also going International for Student Formula. GTU Team also received award for 1.) Best Fuel Efficiency ...Read More

Teaching staff of state govt universities, affiliated granted govt & private colleges to get salary as per 7th Pay panel from Jan – 2019:CM

January 15, 2019
Teaching staff of state govt universities, affiliated granted govt & private colleges to get salary as per 7th Pay panel from Jan – 2019:CM

Gandhnagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani has decided today that teaching staff of Gujarat Government’s universities and its affiliated government and private granted colleges would be given pay benefits as per the recommendation of the 7th Pay Commission of the Central Government on revised scale-to-scale basis with effect from January 1, 2019. While due arrears amount payable for the period between 1st January-2016 and31stDecember-2018 will be paid as per the state governmen...Read More

Technologies of ancient India to come alive with IITGN course on Indian Knowledge Systems

January 06, 2019
Technologies of ancient India to come alive with IITGN course on  Indian Knowledge Systems

Palaj, Gandhinagar: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN) is going to conduct a unique full-semester elective course on Introduction to Indian Knowledge Systems (IKS) from January to April 2019. The theme of the third edition of the course, offered by the Humanities and Social Sciences discipline of the Institute, is ‘Technologies in Ancient India’. Commencing on January 09, 2019, the course will be taught collectively by seven eminent scholars from various parts of India, a...Read More

A group of 30 professors from Gujarat visit PM Modi after attending training programme in U.K.

December 09, 2018
A group of 30 professors from Gujarat visit PM Modi after attending training programme in U.K.

New Delhi: A group of 30 professors from various universities across Gujarat led by State Principal Secretary Anju Sharma visited Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi after completing 10-day training on 'global practices in education sector'. The training programme was held with purpose to benefit Gujarat from world's best education methods. The training programme was held jointly with U.K. government. It has four phases. 5000 professors of 11 private and government university in Gujarat are...Read More

Exam schedule of Gujarat Board SSC and HSC 2019 announced

December 05, 2018
Exam schedule of Gujarat Board SSC and HSC 2019 announced

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board has announced the schedule for SSC/HSC exam that are to be conducted in March 2019. Both SSC and HSC exams will begin from 7th of March 2019. Detail programme can be accessed on this link. Read More

IRMA announces changes in admission procedure from this year

November 28, 2018
IRMA announces changes in admission procedure from this year

Anand (Gujarat): The Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA), a pioneering academic institution in rural management education and research, has made significant changes to its PG Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM) admissions’ 2019 process. For the current year of admissions, only the CAT 2018/ XAT 2019 scores will be considered for shortlisting during the final selection round. IRMASAT, an exam on ‘Issues of Social Concern’, to be held at IRMA at the time of interview, will be ...Read More

Apart from open ground, parking space will also be required for opening a school

October 21, 2018
Apart from open ground, parking space will also be required for opening a school

Gandhinagar: Apart from open sports ground, provision of parking will be mandatory for opening a new secondary and higher secondary school in Gujarat. The Government of Gujarat has made announcement that those filling application to start a new secondary and higher secondary school would need to register on Board website during 15-31 November and upload scanned documents. As per provisions announced, proposed school building must have 1200 square meter land in urban area and 2000 square ...Read More

Students in H K Arts college protest after flaw in question paper, internal exam to be re-conducted

September 25, 2018
Students in H K Arts college protest after flaw in question paper, internal exam to be re-conducted

Ahmedabad: Students of H K Arts college today held protest after a major flaw in an internal exam paper. In fact the paper of English of B. A 3rd semester contained questions from old syllabus rather than the new one. When the students noticed it they objected to it and later came out in the campus to protest it. Later the college management intervened and it was decided to cancel today's paper to be re-conducted on October 5. Notably, the college situated beside Ashram ro...Read More

Banas Medical College and Banas Navras food oil plant inaugurated

September 22, 2018
Banas Medical College and Banas Navras food oil plant inaugurated

Palanpur: Deputy Chief Minister and Health Minister Nitin Patel inaugurated Banas medical college and research institute here on Friday in presence of Banas dairy chief and former minister of state for Health Shankarbhai Chaudhary and local MP and minister of state in the Centre Haribhai Chaudhary among others. The hospital will be run by Galbabhai Nanjibhai Patel Charitable Trust. Galbabhai was founder of Banas dairy. Speaking on this occasion, Nitin Patel said, prior to 1995 there were...Read More

Gujarat Assembly passes bill to set up Gujarat Biotechnology University

September 19, 2018
Gujarat Assembly passes bill to set up Gujarat Biotechnology University

Gandhinagar: Gujarat assembly today passed a bill for setting up Gujarat Biotechnology University. According to the State government, proposed university will have research and innovation based course structure. Students of proposed university will along with studies also develop own innovative product, process or prototype and get training to set up a business based on it. In order to develop a strong eco system for development of biotechnology sector, the state government has set up Gu...Read More