THREE MONTHS ON, MU’S DISTANCE LEARNING COURSE YET TO BEGIN

THREE MONTHS ON, MU’S DISTANCE LEARNING COURSE YET TO BEGIN

With the academic calendar at the University of Mumbai already reeling under pressure owing to the mess onscreen assessment left in its wake, admission for first-year programmes at the varsity’s distance learning institute are yet to commence even though the Class XII results were declared months ago.The Institute of Distance and Open Learning (IDOL) usually commences its first year courses in the month of June every year.”I have been visiting the Kalina campus in order to enquire about the date but there is no clarity,” said a 25-year-old who wants…

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Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to recruit for 600 Assistant Posts; Online registrations begin

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to recruit for 600 Assistant Posts; Online registrations begin

Who wouldn’t wish to be part of a central organisation that is responsible for framing policies, issuing currencies & managing the economic activity of the country. Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the nation’s central bank has issued a new notification for the recruitment of 610 Assistant posts. Unlike other public sector banks, working in Reserve bank of India is different & carries its own benefits.That is one of the primary reason for aspirants to look forward for recruitment news from RBI. Here are the important details about the hiring at…

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Govt depts begin conservation of Lonar crater, lot more yet to be done

Govt depts begin conservation of Lonar crater, lot more yet to be done

Various government departments have begun to take measures to conserve the Lonar crater in Buldhana district, including prohibiting any further construction, vacating farmers from the crater, preventing town sewage from flowing into the crater etc. However, social activists and researchers working there say the conservation work still has a long way to go. Lonar crater is the only natural crater formed in basaltic rocks anywhere on earth due to the impact of a meteor, about 5,70,000 (plus or minus 47,000 years) ago in the Pleistocene Epoch. President of Lonar Municipal…

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IDOL distance education courses admission to begin on June 25

IDOL distance education courses admission to begin on June 25

Admission process to the Institute of Distance and Open Learning (IDOL) for 2015-2016 will start from June 25 and will continue till July 31, an official said. Students who wish to seek admissions in distance learning courses conducted by IDOL may do so through Mumbai university’s website at http://www.mu.ac.in/idol.html, IDOL spokesperson Vinod Malale said. “Most students who select distance education mode for their undergraduate or post-graduation programme do so since they can work simultaneously along with their studies,” the IDOL spokesperson said. Malale said that last year, 20,706 students took…

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