JEE Advanced 2018 student intake to increase: Eligibility criteria released by IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur has released the eligibility criteria for the the Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2018 same and it is also expected that more students will be able to appear for the exam.   Representational image The Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2018, which is conducted for admission to the Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s and Dual Degree programmes […]

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DU student union polls: AISA targets ABVP over ‘campus violence’

With Delhi University students set to go to the polls on September 12, to elect their next student representatives, the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and All India Students Association (AISA) released their election manifesto on Tuesday. Congress’ student wing, the National Students Union of India (NSUI), had released their manifesto ahead of the others earlier […]

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Student caught cheating during Class X re-exam

A 17-year-old student was caught cheating during the Class X repeat exam in Thane. The boy, who had failed the board exams in April, was attempting to clear them this time. However, on Friday morning, he allegedly smuggled in his mobile phone into the examination hall at Maharashtra Vidyalaya in Thane, police said. A few […]

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Texas Education Agency Officials Release Survey Findings Regarding Federal ‘Every Student Succeeds Act’

AUSTIN, TX — Texas Education Agency officials on Thursday released the results of a recently completed online survey centered on the state’s implementation of the federal “Every Students Succeeds Act.” Known by its acronym Essa, the new federal law governing K-12 education returns much of the decision-making on education policy to the states. The process […]

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Education in the Age of Student Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship has become “cool” over the last 20 years since the Internet came into being. Youth entrepreneurship, especially college students trying their hands at digital start-ups, is now quite a phenomenon. Today, we’re going to look at a team of student entrepreneurs who have launched a product and got it to a revenue generating stage […]

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The U.S. Department of Education Will Streamline The Student Loan Repayment Process

CREDIT: SHUTTERSTOCK Share518 Tweet The U.S. Department of Education plans to streamline the borrowing process to make it easier to pay student loans, and have the companies that collect those loans provide uniform information so students don’t receive misinformation, department officials indicated in a blog post on Monday. The department will release more information soon. […]

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