Tories signal they may back down on cuts to school funding

Tories signal they may back down on cuts to school funding

cuts to school funding MPs from both main parties seek clarity about education funding after pledge not to cut budgets was left out of Queen’s speech Protesters in Bristol last month campaigning against cuts to education. Photograph: Lynchpics/Alamy Live News View more sharing options Shares 176 Jessica Elgot Political reporter Wednesday 21 June 2017 20.13 BSTLast modified on Thursday 22 June 2017 00.50 BST Theresa May has indicated she is prepared to go back to the drawing board over school funding changes that Tory MPs said had been toxic on the doorstep,…

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Rs 1 crore scholarship offer for undergraduate programme in Australia, deadline June 30

Rs 1 crore scholarship offer for undergraduate programme in Australia, deadline June 30

Indian students interested in studying in Australia can apply for Sydney-based public research university Macquarie’s second edition Big History International Student Undergraduate Scholarship, available for all undergraduate courses. To qualify, students have to complete a MOOC course on the evolution of the universe and the world, titled Big History: Connecting Knowledge through MOOC provider Coursera . The scholarships will cover all tuition fees up to $50,000 AUD per year for an undergraduate degree of a duration of three to four years, depending on the programme of study. This represents a…

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More women than men sign up for Mumbai university’s distance learning courses

More women than men sign up for Mumbai university’s distance learning courses

The University of Mumbai’s (MU’s) Institute of Distance and Open Learning (IDOL) is an exception among higher education institutes as it has more women than men on its rolls. Of 76,495 students enrolled at the institute, 45,559 or 60% are women. In the past eight years, the percentage of female students has steadily been increasing from 52% in 2008-09. The female students outnumber men by a wide margin in most of the post-graduation courses offered at IDOL, including MA (Education), MSc (Mathematics), MCom and MA. They are in majority even…

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TNUSRB Result 2017: Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board may announce constable, jail warden, firemen exam result soon at tnusrb.tn.gov.in

TNUSRB Result 2017: Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board may announce constable, jail warden, firemen exam result soon at tnusrb.tn.gov.in

Home Education TNUSRB Result 2017: Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board may announce constable, jail warden, firemen exam result soon at tnusrb.tn.gov.in TNUSRB Result 2017: Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board may announce constable, jail warden, firemen exam result soon at tnusrb.tn.gov.in TNUSRB Result 2017: The Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB) is expected to announce the police recruitment examination 2017 results for constable, jail warden, firemen soon on its official website at tnusrb.tn.gov.in, tnusrbonline.org. By: FE Online | New Delhi | Updated: June 21, 2017 6:01 PM 252…

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5 ways to reinvent your career mid-way

5 ways to reinvent your career mid-way

Spending over a decade in your career, doing the stereotype can be a wake-up call for some. Besides the dark circles under your eyes, late nights and ponderings over unlimited coffee, the mid-career itch can throw up some uneasy questions. Does your inner voice ask you – Should I keep doing this for the rest of my life? If yes, is there a way to do it better? Can my career become more fulfilling, how can I be happier or should I pursue something different? How will I manage a…

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Betsy DeVos Picked A Student Loan CEO To Run The Student Loan System

Betsy DeVos Picked A Student Loan CEO To Run The Student Loan System

When the Trump administration announced its pick to run the $1.3 trillion federal student loan system on Tuesday, there was one notable thing about the candidate that wasn’t mentioned in the press release: He’s the CEO of a private student loan company. The Education Department’s statement described A. Wayne Johnson as the “Founder, Chairman and former CEO” of a payments technology company called First Performance Corporation. It noted his PhD in education leadership, and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, citing his dissertation, said he “actually wrote the book on student loan…

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MoU signed to offer education loans sans any guarantee

MoU signed to offer education loans sans any guarantee

Director NITHM S. Chinnam Reddy   | Photo Credit: BY ARRANGEMENT   National Institute of Tourism & Hospitality Management (NITHM) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Indian Overseas Bank, Gachibowli Branch to facilitate education loans to the students without any guarantee or collateral security. Bank Chief Regional Manager Shivkumar Chaturvedi and Director NITHM S. Chinnam Reddy and other officials were present during the signing on Thursday. Two new education loan schemes — Vidhya Surakhas and Vidhya Jyothi introduced by Government of India are to help students studying…

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TNUSRB result 2017 date and time: Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board 2017 may release today for constable, jail warders, firemen vacancies; check tnusrb.tn.gov.in and tnusrbonline.org

TNUSRB result 2017 date and time: Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board 2017 may release today for constable, jail warders, firemen vacancies; check tnusrb.tn.gov.in and tnusrbonline.org

TNUSRB result 2017 date and time: Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board 2017 results of police recruitment examination is likely to be declared today by Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB), as reported by the Indian Express. To check the result and for further updates, applicants may go to the official websites tnusrb.tn.gov.in and tnusrbonline.org. TNUSRB had invited online applications in the month of January/ February 2017, to fill a total of 15,711 vacancies that included 13,183 posts for Police Constables, 1,016 Jail Warders and 1,512 Fireman posts. The…

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Future-proof your career choices

Future-proof your career choices

Ganesh Kohli The career landscape is in a flux at the moment with several established choices virtually on the verge of extinction, and many new ones getting a foothold. It is estimated that 65 per cent of children entering primary school today will ultimately end up working in completely new job types that don’t yet exist. These changes are inevitable and students have to be prepared in order to excel in their careers and find sustained happiness as well. Here are some simple steps that will help students select a career…

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NABARD recruitment 2017: Notice released for RDBS grade B officers at nabard.org

NABARD recruitment 2017: Notice released for RDBS grade B officers at nabard.org

NABARD recruitment 2017: The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has released a notification regarding the recruitment Grade ‘B’ Rural Development Banking Service (RDBS) officers. Candidates who are interested in this post can apply for the same from the official website by July 7, 2017. “Before applying, candidates should read all the instructions carefully and ensure that they fulfill all the eligibility criteria for the post,” the notice said adding that the Phase 1 (preliminary exam will be held in August. There are a total of 17 vacancies…

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