ministry of education Current Affairs, GK & News

Intel, Education Ministry, CBSE launch ‘ÁI For All’ drive

Intel has collaborated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the Ministry of Education to announce the launch of the ‘AI For All’ initiative. This initiative has been launched with the aim of creating a basic understanding of artificial intelligence (AI) for everyone in the country Key Points Emerging technologies such as AI ..

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Govt. proposes to set up National Research Foundation (NRF)

On 26th July, 2021, Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of Education announced that the government of India is planning to set up a National Research Foundation (NRF) with the primary aim to strengthen the country’s research ecosystem. Budget for setting up of the National Research Foundation (NRF) A budget of Rs 50,000 crore has been announced ..

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Module to compile Out-of-school children’s data

Education ministry has developed an online module to compile data on out-of-school children. Ministry has also asked states and union territories to upload a quarterly progress report. About the Module Under this online module, data on out-of-school children should be mapped with special training centres (STCs) of Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan. Compilation of these data set ..

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All India Survey on Higher Education 2019-2020

Ministry of Education has released latest edition of “All India Survey on Higher Education” (AISHE) 2019-2020. As per the survey, number of institutions of national importance have increased to 135 which accounts for 80 percent in last five years. Key Findings of Survey According to survey, number of institutions of national importance have increased to ..

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e-Saksham

eSaksham is a scheme that has been launched by The Ministry of Education in association with All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), along with CyberPeace Foundation.  eSaksham is a digital training programme that focuses on developing the skills of five lakh college students and teachers in the domain of cyber security. The ‘eSaksham’, digital ..

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