THE World University Rankings 2018: No Indian institute in top 200

THE World University Rankings 2018: No Indian institute in top 200

Poor performance in internationalisation of their campuses and a low research score have pulled down Indian higher education institutes such as the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and some of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2018.   While IISc has dropped from the 201-250 band in the previous rankings to the 251-300 band, IIT-Delhi and IIT-Kanpur have fallen from the 401-500 band to the 501-600 band. IIT-Madras fell from the 401-500 band to the 601-800 cohort.   The drop comes at a time when…

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IIT Delhi among three Indian institutes on global top 200 list

IIT Delhi among three Indian institutes on global top 200 list

IIT Delhi’s rank rose 13 places from last year’s 172 in Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2018. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: For the first time in 14 years, three Indian institutions led by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi have made it to a list of world’s top 200 universities. The two other Indian institutions in Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2018 are IIT-Bombay and Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. This is the first time three Indian institutions have made it to the list since it…

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Two IITs, IISc listed in top 200 institutes in the world

Two IITs, IISc listed in top 200 institutes in the world

For the first time, three renowned Indian institutions — the Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore and the IITs Delhi and Bombay, have catapulted to the list of the top 200 global universities. This was revealed in the latest QS World University Rankings 2018, an official said here on Thursday. While IISc Bangalore has climbed from 190 to 152 this year, IIT-Delhi moved from 172 to 185, while IIT-Bombay jumped from 219 to 179 this year — or among the top one per cent of approximately 26,000 universities surveyed globally. “The…

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IIT Delhi among three Indian institutes on global top 200 list

IIT Delhi among three Indian institutes on global top 200 list

New Delhi: For the first time in 14 years, three Indian institutions led by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi have made it to a list of world’s top 200 universities. The two other Indian institutions in Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2018 are IIT-Bombay and Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. This is the first time three Indian institutions have made it to the list since it started ranking universities in 2004. While IIT-Delhi’s rank rose 13 places from last year’s 172, IIT-B’s rank rose 40 places to…

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In offing for govt schools: Tabs for students, 200 smart classes

In offing for govt schools: Tabs for students, 200 smart classes

IN ORDER to revamp and modernise the city government schools, the Education Department will introduce 200 smart classes and provide tabs to students from the next academic session. The department is planning to spend around Rs 50 lakh on obtaining tabs. “Yes, from the new academic session, tabs will given to children,” says Director (School Education) Rubinderjit Brar. “The number of tabs has not been decided as we don’t have the budget to provide it to every student. We will work on the distribution mechanism of tabs.” Initially, the education…

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HC dismisses state government’s appeal against stay over recruitment procedure for 200 posts for UFDC

HC dismisses state government’s appeal against stay over recruitment procedure for 200 posts for UFDC

DEHRADUN: The Uttarakhand High court has dismissed the special appeal of the state government against the stay of single bench over recruitment procedure for 200 posts for Uttarakhand Forest Development Corporation. Chief justice KM Joseph and VK Bisht considered the special appeal as premature. The judges directed the state government to appeal before the single bench in this case. Owing to this, the corporation has to cancel the examination to be held for the selection of the candidates on Monday. The petitioner Ripu Daman Singh and two other candidates moved…

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Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) Recruitment 2016 for Constable || 375 Vacancies – Salary Rs. 20,200/- || Jobs for 10th Pass

Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) Recruitment 2016 for Constable || 375 Vacancies – Salary Rs. 20,200/- || Jobs for 10th Pass

Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) has announced recruitment news for the post of Constable in sports quota. Applicants interested in this job apply within 30 days of job advertisement publication. Detailed job description given below: Name: Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) Post: Constable Number of vacancies: 375 Vacancies Location: All India Salary / Wages: Salary of Rs. 5200 – 20,200/- per month along with grade pay of Rs. 2000.     Education / Qualification for Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) vacancy: Education / Qualification: Applicants applying for this post must possess matriculation degree…

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South Western Railway Recruitment News 2016 for 10th and 12th Pass || Salary Rs. 20,200/- Per Month – Last date 1 February 2016

South Western Railway Recruitment News 2016 for 10th and 12th Pass || Salary Rs. 20,200/- Per Month – Last date 1 February 2016

Group C & Erstwhile Group D for Sports Quota – Last Date 1 February 2016 Group C & Erstwhile Group D for Scout & Guide quota – Last date 4 January 2016 South Western Railway has announced recruitment news for the post of Group C & Erstwhile Group D for Sports Quota. Applicants may apply on or before 1st February 2016. Detailed job description given below: Name: South Western Railway Post: Group C – 21 Vacancies Salary/ Wages: Salary of Rs. 5200 – Rs. 20,200/- per month plus grade pay…

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