Nursing, Engineering may become part of distance learning courses

Nursing, Engineering may become part of distance learning courses

With the central government making changes to its distance education norms, technical courses like Engineering and Nursing are also likely to be available through distance mode. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has recently notified its new norms for distance education and institutes that have technical courses might be allowed to run if they make special arrangements for practical course work for students, sources in the Ministry of Human Resource Development, said. By making special arrangements, government means giving a couple of months time to the students to visit the institution…

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The beginner’s guide to become a web developer: Tips, prospects and resources

The beginner’s guide to become a web developer: Tips, prospects and resources

We cannot do without websites, and every website has a number of web developers working behind it. Get some great tips to make it big in this lucrative career. Web development career tips RELATED STORIES 10 ways to improve your career in 10 minutes or less 4 emerging career options that are fast becoming popular Digital Marketing: Next big career opportunity A career in photography: Time is right but competition is intense Raise a toast to a wine-tasting career in India Summer is the perfect time for students to explore…

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CAULIPOWER: How This Corporate Executive Left Her Prominent Career To Become A Startup Entrepreneur

CAULIPOWER: How This Corporate Executive Left Her Prominent Career To Become A Startup Entrepreneur

I love hearing entrepreneurial backstories that are reminders that it is never too late in life to make a career change to pursue a dream and make a positive impact—especially when people are blazing new trails in unfamiliar territory and solving common problems along the way. Courtesy of CAULIPOWER Courtesy of CAULIPOWER Launching today is CAULIPOWER, a line of gluten-free, ready-to-use cauliflower-based products created to taste like conventional recipes yet offering healthy alternatives that are convenient, nutrient-rich, lower in calories, sugar, and fat. First up to bat for CAULIPOWER is…

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GOVT TO BECOME GUARANTOR FOR EDUCATION LOAN TO TRIBALS

GOVT TO BECOME GUARANTOR FOR EDUCATION LOAN TO TRIBALS

In a bid to give respite to tribal students for pursuing higher education, the government today gave approval to the proposal that it will guarantee the security of the loans given to tribal students for educational purposes. The decision was taken in a high-level meeting chaired by Chief Minister Rabhubar Das. Currently banks offer upto `7.5 lakh educational loan without security. Beyond this limit, security is demanded. The government will guarantee the additional amount over 7.5 lakh. It will form a fund namely Chief Minister’s Higher Education Fellowship Scheme of…

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