Page-4 of Higher education Current Affairs, GK & News

New Institutes of Eminence announced by the UGC

Given, India’s high demographic dividend and a shrinking global workforce, India has a high potential to be the global human resource capital of the world. However, modern technology requires extensive training and quality instruction and for this, the Indian Government has committed to improving the quality of education in India. What are the Institutions of ..

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Higher Education in India : IIM Jammu

The Union Minister of Human Resource Development unveiled the logo and website of the newer Indian Institute of Management, Jammu. The establishment of IIM Jammu would help in the regional development of the Jammu region and the Minister has assured the director of all support for the overall development of the institute. The new logo ..

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Fake Universities in India

The University Grants Commission has published a list of 23 fake institutes which functioning without the authorizations necessary to grant degrees. What the UGC has done? As per the UGC, these institutions are ” self-styled, unrecognized institutions functioning in contravention of the UGC Act . It has also warned the students to be not misled ..

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Tackling Fraudulent Research Practices in Publishing

In a study performed by the Institut de Recherche de Chimie Paris which is a joint CNRS/Chimie ParisTech research institute in Paris, the papers in chemistry and materials sciences were investigated and the researchers gained significant insights from them. What was the study? Using the Scopus database of Elsevier, the researchers investigated the number of ..

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New Scheme for Education : Deeksharambh

The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development has launched a new scheme for student welfare “Deeksharambh”. What is Deeksharambh? The Deeksharambh will be a program designed as the UGC’s guide to student induction program. This is essential as mainly students leave their home for the first time when they come to a new institute and ..

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