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We’re all so busy running the race that we forget why and what we are going to do when we reach the finish line, or what we become in the process.
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We’re all so busy running the race that we forget why and what we are going to do when we reach the finish line, or what we become in the process.
Isn’t education all about students growing into concerned citizens? »
Padmanabhan Sasthan Kuttipillai at MSUGOALPOST

Pushing the boundaries

Padmanabhan Sasthan Kuttipillai finds studying at MSU an exceptional experience. »

Beauty in numbers

Solving problems could help one get over the fear of mathematics; but it is important to appreciate its aesthetics. »
A screenshot of SuperProfsON A LEARNING CURVE

Super professors, super training

This online portal brings to students a choice of popular institutes and teachers from across the country. »
Fuaad Omar

A new world of opportunities

The IIMs have recently relaxed their selection criteria for female students and those from non-engineering backgrounds. Will this move work to their advantage? »
Bhubaneswar,December 22, 2014

Central University of Orissa to launch MA in Sanskrit

Considering the importance of the ancient language, the Central University of Orissa, Koraput, is all set to launch a new post graduate course in Sanskrit from the next academic session. Th... »
Harvard Professor Mangalam Srinivasan presenting the SASTRA Ramanujan Award 2014 to Oxford mathematician James Maynard in Kumbakonam onSunday. Photo: Special Arrangement
KUMBAKONAM,December 22, 2014

Maths prize conferred on Oxford Professor

The SASTRA-Ramanujan Award 2014 was conferred on Professor James Maynard of Oxford University, here on Sunday. Professor Mangalam Srinivasan of Harvard University presented the award. Prof.... »
Hacking is often discreet, and so the ones being hacked do not even realise that their information is being stolen.
December 21, 2014

Hack your way in

The information security industry is growing at a rate of over 21 per cent. This is because information security is mandatory for all companies with an IT backbone in India. However, Internet secu... »
At the AIB paper development workshop
December 21, 2014

EP Campus

Capacity building programmeThe Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) recently sponsored a 14-day capacity building programme for faculty of social sciences. The progra... »
Winners receiving prizes in competitions conducted by the Economics Study Centre, Kolar.
December 21, 2014


Competitions: M. Venkataswamy, Principal of Government Pre-University College, Kolar, underlined the need for understanding economics on humanitarian grounds. Discipline is also necessary in... »
December 21, 2014


Guest lecture: The Finance Forum of the School of Management organised a Lecture on “Trading in Stock Market” in Manipal on December 15. Viplav Dhandhukia, Senior Technical Analyst at... »
TIRUCHI,December 21, 2014

SSLC exam: Dec. 24 is the last date for private candidates

Private candidates who wish to appear for the March/April 2015 SSLC examinations can apply online through the government examinations service centres from December 22 to 24, K. Subathra, Regional... »
Mandya,December 21, 2014

Retired PU college principals felicitated

Lecturers play a major role in building the future of youngsters, B. Shivalingaiah, working president of SB Education Trust, has said.He was speaking after felicitating several retired prin... »
CHENNAI, December 21, 2014

880 IIT-Madras students take up job offers

The first phase of campus recruitment at IIT-Madras ended on Friday with a total of 880 of the 1,360 students taking up job offers from around 295 companies. The institute has recorded sever... »
MADURAI,December 20, 2014

MKU to admit 175 Ph.D. scholars

Giving a fresh impetus to promote research in various disciplines, Madurai Kamaraj University (MKU) will admit 175 Ph.D. scholars in a month. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has sanctioned... »

HRD's Standard Operation Procedure for dealing with any terrorist attack on schools

Govt issues guidelines on dealing with terror attack on schools

AAI to build toilets in government girls schools

‘Closing of schools a hurdle for RTE Act’

Schoolteachers asked to be lenient in evaluation

End terrorism through value education: teachers

HRD Ministry to discuss higher education reforms with states

Visvesvaraya Technological University nullifies call for recruitments

CHENNAI,December 22, 2014

Making computing in Tamil easy

One of the challenges in introducing computer science concepts at a middle-school level is that programming languages are in English.Muthiah Annamalai, a Boston-based software engineer o... »
December 21, 2014

FIITJEE Talent Reward Exam

FIITJEE, in collaboration with media partner The Hindu Education Plus, presents FIITJEE Talent Reward Exam (FTRE) 2014. The exam is conducted for students of classes V to XI. This year the... »
December 21, 2014

Scholarship alert

J.N. Tata Endowment LoanThe J.N. Tata Endowment is offering loan scholarships for pursuing higher studies abroad to fresh graduates, mid-career professionals and academics with severa... »
December 21, 2014

Dakshina Kannada

NAAC grade: St. Ann’s College of Education, Mangaluru, has been re-accredited with ‘A’ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Of the 4.0 cumulative grade point av... »
December 21, 2014

Q & A

I completed BA in the Arts stream in 2013 and I am presently working with the social sector. I want details of institutes that offer BSW/MSW programmes. I am keen to join NGO activities and wil... »
Students at
TIRUCHI,December 21, 2014

Students get a glimpse of history

“History Exhibition” organised by Brindavan Vidyalaya in Tiruvanaikovil here on Friday and Saturday helped students gain a perspective on various ancient civilisations. With the theme “Walk... »
Members of ‘Anaithu Aasiriyar Sangankalin Kootamapippu’ staging a protest in the city on Saturday. Photo: S. Siva Saravanan
COIMBATORE,December 21, 2014

Teachers stage demonstration seeking protection

A confederation of various Government teachers associations staged a protest here on Saturday condemning the recent instances of violence against teachers and urging the Government to take steps f... »
NEW DELHI,December 21, 2014

Nursery admissions begin in the Capital

Many schools in the Capital started Nursery admissions on Saturday despite the Directorate of Education on Friday asking the schools to put them on hold till January 5. Schools like Sanskr... »
HYDERABAD,December 20, 2014

BITS Hyderabad to invest Rs. 1500 crores in research

The BITS Pilani Hyderabad campus is treading a new path in research encouraging its faculty to set up companies on the campus believing that academic institutions will die if they remain as mere d... »
TIRUNELVELI, December 20, 2014

Case booked against CEO, 3 DEOs, 10 headmasters

The City Crime Branch police have registered a case against the then Chief Educational Officer, three District Educational Officers and 10 headmasters for allegedly “misappropriating funds” meant f... »

‘Higher education destroyed by academics, politicians’

BITS Hyderabad to accept foreign students

More Corporation schools to have KG

Hebarian Vocals makes impressive debut

Campus trends: Of awards, recognitions and faculty

CAT results delayed?

Visvesvaraya Technological University most Googled in Bengaluru