Tag: mhrd

Centre allocates INR 1 lakh crore for research and infrastructure in colleges

In a big boost to the higher education sector, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a proposal by the Ministry…

July 5, 2018 10:45 am

Scrapping of UGC: Final decision on transferring of fund-sanctioning power not taken, says MHRD

The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) on Monday clarified that the final decision on transferring the power to…

July 3, 2018 9:25 am

Centre to scrap UGC; to be replaced by Higher Education Commission of India

In what can be called as a major step to reform the higher education sector in the country, the Central…

June 28, 2018 8:05 am

Centre to provide INR 1 lakh crore push for higher education infrastructure upgrades, says Javadekar

To give a major push to improve the infrastructure at higher education institutions across the country, Higher Education Funding Agency…

June 20, 2018 10:36 am

India launches National Digital Library – A cybernetic repository of 1.7 crore books in 200 languages

On the occasion of National Reading Day, Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday launched the National Digital…

June 20, 2018 7:29 am

National Education Policy by end of 2018; focus on research and innovation

Putting an end to the long wait for the National Education Policy (NEP), Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar…

June 19, 2018 7:14 am

Ph.D mandatory for recruitment of university teachers from 2021, says MHRD

In what can be called as a great step to improve the quality of higher education in the country, the…

June 14, 2018 12:55 pm

CBSE to use technology to make Class X, XII exams foolproof and secure

Class X and XII examinations conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be ‘totally different’ starting next…

June 5, 2018 1:20 am

UGC to set up panel on national security research soon

To give research on national security a major boost in the country, the University Grants Commission (UGC) plans to establish…

June 1, 2018 2:53 am

India to achieve 100% literacy by 2022, says HRD Minister Javadekar

In a major move towards eradicating illiteracy from the country, Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar on Thursday…

May 31, 2018 12:07 pm