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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11 female engineering students win ‘Women of Mettle’ Scholarship Programme

11 female engineering students win ‘Women of Mettle’ Scholarship Programme

Jamshedpur, June 13 : Tata Steel, today, announced the winners of its pioneering initiative, ‘Women of Mettle’ Scholarship programme, aimed at encouraging gender diversity in the manufacturing sector. In keeping with its commitment to the young generation, Tata Steel announced the scholarship programme, ‘Women of Mettle’ in January 2017. The programme aims to identify, groom and encourage female engineering talent for a sector that historically has imbalanced gender representation. Female students in their second year of engineering from select 45+ engineering institutes across India were invited to be a part…

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Tibetan Scholarship Programme 2018-19 announces its finalists

Tibetan Scholarship Programme 2018-19 announces its finalists

The representative from U.S. Embassy New Delhi, Matthew Asada and Ngodup Tsering, Tibetan education minister in-exile held a joint press conference in Dharamshala yesterday and announced the name of six finalists and five alternates for the 2018-19 “Tibetan Scholarship Programme”. The Tibetan Scholarship programme was established in 1987 through legislation to educate future Tibetan leaders. Since then 435 Tibetans have attended US universities under its auspices, including Lobsang Sangay, the current President of Central Tibetan Administration. The programme is administered by a New York-based non-governmental organization, The Tibet Fund in…

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Privacy Rights and Biometrics: Swiss Distance Learning University Launches the Only Online Training Programme in Europe

Privacy Rights and Biometrics: Swiss Distance Learning University Launches the Only Online Training Programme in Europe

Fingerprint scanners on your smartphone, face or iris detection at your company‘s gate, biometric passport for travelling… New applications using biometric technologies are launched every day. They change our vision of society and pose challenging questions regarding citizens‘ identities and the end of privacy. Where is the data stored? Who can access it for what purpose? Could it be hacked and misused? Recognising the need many companies and governments have to understand and tackle data protection related issues generated by new technologies, Swiss Distance Learning University launches a training programme…

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‘Distance learning programme will guarantee quality teaching’

‘Distance learning programme will guarantee quality teaching’

The Director General of National Teachers’ Institute (NTI), Professor Garba Dahuwa Azare, has said that distance learning programme for primary and secondary school teachers will guarantee quality teaching in Nigeria. Speaking at the institute’s headquarters in Kaduna, he said that lack of continuous training for primary and secondary school teachers has become a common challenge at the state level, saying no state can afford to release 1,000  teachers for a two year training at a go. According to him, the only way out of the challenge is to constantly retrain…

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IGNOU launches Certificate Programme in Russian Language

IGNOU launches Certificate Programme in Russian Language

New Delhi, Jan 9 : The School of Foreign Languages of the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has launched a Certificate programme in Russian Language which aims to provide the basics of Russian Language for beginners enabling them to read, write and speak Russian language in an accurate manner.The six month duration programme worth 16 credits is bilingual (Russian/English) and is offered through Open and Distance Learning mode through Self Learning Material integrated with Audio-Visual components, the university said in a statement. The programme is useful for all sections…

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80 Project Officer in United Nations Development Programme UNDP Recruitment 2016 Last Date 20th-March-2016 – www.in.undp.org

80 Project Officer in United Nations Development Programme UNDP Recruitment 2016 Last Date 20th-March-2016 – www.in.undp.org

United Nations Development Programme UNDP Recruitment 2016 Vacancy for 80 Project Officer Posts Vacancy in United Nations Development Programme (UNDP Recruitment 2016). Eligible Candidates are requested to submit their Application with the process of online/offline. Last date for submission of Online/Offline Application 20th-March-2016. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has been declared a notification for the Recruitment of Project Officer. If you think this job is suitable for you, and willing for apply, you have to first follow the conditions of apply. If you are truly confident about the eligibility for…

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