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delhi university admissions

Delhi University admission is a much watched event in the country. It is an extremely stressful time and gives the best of students sleepless nights. Ever increasing cut off make college admission a nightmare. Finding their way into one of the prestigious colleges may remain unattainable dream. Those who do not have the requisite marks, however, try to find a seat under the ECA quota or sports quota. The ECA or extra-curricular activities quota allows [...]

Education and Technology

When we are living in the 21st century, is there any scope of escaping from the world of technology? We are living in a world where digital technology is influencing us in different ways. We see the use of technology in every aspect, in our day-to-day activities, manufacturing and industries, services, education etc. In fact, one sector which has seen a major transformation over the years through the use of technology is the education and [...]

Tamil Nadu Plans Class XI Boards

Tamil Nadu State Government has decided to conduct a board exam for the Class XI students from 2018. In a major reform in school education in Tamil Nadu since 1979, the state government has also decided to issue a consolidated mark sheet based on marks secured in Classes XI and XII for students passing out in 2019. Tamil Nadu’s school education minister K A Sengottaiyan on Wednesday afternoon announced and stated that this decision is [...]

delhi university admissions 2017

It is that time of the year again. CBSE has declared its Class XII results and students are on the threshold of college admissions. Hope, ambitions, and dreams are harnessed as cut-offs are checked, applications filed, and preparations for entrance exams commence. Let us take a look around Delhi University – one of the most coveted universities of the country and try to read the admissions scenario this year. More Admission Seekers Knock DU Doors [...]

du admission schedule 2017

From 6 P.M. today, Delhi University (DU) will begin accepting online registration for around 60 undergraduate courses, spread over 63 colleges in the capital. The total number of seats on offer this year are 56,000 and include an additional 2,000 seats that have been added on account of new courses being introduced. Last year, 2,50,000 students had applied for admissions. This year the number of applicants is expected to be higher. The criteria for selection [...]

facebook posts writing in delhi university

Delhi University is planning to start a new course named Facebook post writing. This course will be part of the syllabus of English literature. Recently, the university established a core committee at the English department that dealt with the Choice Based Credit System. The new course, being talked about over here, was recommended by said committee. A senior officer in the department has also opined that writing necessarily does not entail serious and practical stuff, [...]

more seats in iit for women

The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) want more female representation among the students. The IITs have been the premier institutes of engineering but according to recent reports the ratio of male to female students in the institutions is skewed. In 2014, only about 8.8 percent of female students were admitted to the IITs. The following year some 9 percent were admitted, registering a marginal growth. But this is no reason to celebrate because by 2016 [...]

Indian University Rankings 2017

On April 3, 2017, the Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar released the India Rankings 2017, a ranking of all top educational institutions in India. Here is a list of the Top 10 Institutions by category: Top 10 Institutions – Overall Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (Bengaluru), Karnataka Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (Chennai), Tamil Nadu Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (Mumbai), Maharashtra Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, West Bengal Indian Institute of Technology, [...]

national-career-service

“Job Opportunities, Single Platform” – is the motto with which Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the National Career Service (NCS) initiative on July 20, 2015 at the 46th Labour Conference, organised by the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India. The Objective of NCS To create a comprehensive national web-based jobs platform that will bring together all job aspirants and potential employers on a single portal, to enable easy and efficient fulfillment for all [...]

Hospitality Vs Hotel Management

The concepts of “Atithi Devo Bhava” and “Atithi Satkaar” are deeply ingrained in Hindu philosophy and have been viewed as important values that we all Indians must understand and imbibe. “Atithi Devo Bhava” means that the guest is a manifestation of God, and “Atithi Satkaar” translates as welcoming and caring for the guest. Both phrases highlight the importance of a guest in our lives and point to caring for the guest in a similar way [...]