Articles tagged under: higher education

IIT Gandhinagar finds place in top 600 institutions globally in the ‘2020 The World University Rankings’

September 12, 2019
IIT Gandhinagar finds place in top 600 institutions globally in the ‘2020 The World University Rankings’

Gandhinagar: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN) has been ranked among the top 600 educational institutes worldwide and 7 th in India in the 2020 Times Higher Education World University Rankings. This year, THE World University Rankings, one of the most prestigious educational rankings worldwide, ranked 1,396 institutions from 92 countries. It assesses the performance of research-driven universities on 13 different performance indicators, including teaching, research, k...Read More

MOU inked between INS Valsura and Nirma University, first with any external external univ.

September 07, 2019
MOU inked between INS Valsura and Nirma University, first with any external external univ.

Ahmedabad: INS Valsura, the premier Electrical training establishment of the Indian Navy at Jamnagar in Gujarat and Nirma University in Ahmedabad today signed an MoU which would allow for the first time the students of an external University to partner with Indian Navy on modern and cutting edge IT related applications, studies, research and projects. According to a statement released by the defence spokesperson here the MoU was signed at the university campus here today for impro...Read More

Fake tribal (ST) certificates: Two dozen cases traced in medical colleges of Gujarat

September 06, 2019
Fake tribal (ST) certificates: Two dozen cases traced in medical colleges of Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Gujarat has 5350 medical seats, of which 675 are reserved from tribals (Scheduled Tribes). The government had received complains that as many as 80 students had managed to get admission on seats reserved for tribal by producing fake caste certificates. When checked, the government found most of these 80 students genuine and real tribal candidates, however 28 students were not responding to repeated notices issued by scrutiny committee. Scrutiny committee therefore decided to take he...Read More

Live: 7th convocation of PDPU Gandhinagar in presence of Amit Shah, Vijay Rupani and Mukesh Ambani

August 29, 2019

Gandhinagar: Presented here is live stream of 7th convocation of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay University - PDPU in Gandhinagar, Gujarat in presence of union Home minister Amit Shah, Gujarat Chief minister Vijay Rupani, Reliance CMD Mukesh Ambani, RL Mashelkar, Parimal Nathwani, D. Rajagopalan among others. DeshGujaratRead More

India’s first ever institute of chemical engineering to come up in Gujarat

August 20, 2019
India’s first ever institute of chemical engineering to come up in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: In a major development for the state of Gujarat, the Union Government will be opening up the nation’s first-ever Central Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology (CICET) in the state. The announcement was made by the Union Minister of State (MoS) for Shipping, Mansukh Mandaviya who said that the institute would be set up either in Surat or in Vatva. He also emphasised that Vapi, Ankleshwar and Vatva regions of the state had a significant presence of chemical industries....Read More

Oswal Arts and Commerce College inaugurated at Juna Deesa in Banaskantha

August 08, 2019
Oswal Arts and Commerce College inaugurated at Juna Deesa in Banaskantha

Palanpur: The Oswal Arts and Commerce College at Juna Deesa in Banaskantha District administrated by Shri Deesa Yuva kSangh of Mumbai was inaugurated today in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. With the Inauguration of these collage the students will get higher education in their homelands. He greeted the students to move forward on the path of development. Rupani said that today’s world is the world of knowledge where knowledge and education have become necessary. To...Read More

Gujarat Government signs MoU with US Institute of 3-D Technology in California

July 12, 2019
Gujarat Government signs MoU with US Institute of 3-D Technology in California

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Government’s Education Department signed a MoU with US Institute of 3-D Technology in California here today for introducing the project in the seven select engineering colleges and technical institutes in the state. The seven institutes are Vishwakarma Government College at Chandkheda-Ahmedabad, Government Engineering College at Gandhinagar, Bharuch and Rajkot, i-Hub, MS Polytechnic at Baroda, and Kalol Government Technical Institute at Kalol, to be extended elsewhere. ...Read More

NEET qualifiers can apply for medical and other seats in Gujarat between June 17 to 23 – DyCM Nitin Patel

June 14, 2019
NEET qualifiers can apply for medical and other seats in Gujarat between June 17 to 23 – DyCM Nitin Patel

Gandhinagar: The NEET qualifiers in Gujarat would be able to get required PIN numbers between June 17 to 23 to apply online for admission in Medical, Dental, Homeopathy, Ayurveda and Naturopathy courses this year. Deputy CM cum Medical Education Minister of Gujarat Nitin Patel today informed this. He said that the state government has authorized Axis bank for issuing PIN to qualifiers. He said that despite being a private sector bank it has far and wide reach with branches everyw...Read More

Gujarat CM opens ‘Command and Control Centre’ for Education Department’s projects

June 09, 2019

Gandhinagar (Government press release): Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani here today inaugurated the ‘Command and Control Centre’ for Education Department’s various projectslike Shala Praveshotsav 2.0 and Gunotsav 2.0 with a view to real-time online monitoring of attendance and working of teachers and other staff in government and grant-in-aid primary schools in the state for qualitative improvement of primary education. The Chief Minister and other dignitaries presented tablets...Read More

Presence of staff in over 150 educational institutions in Gujarat to be registered via mobile app

June 06, 2019
Presence of staff in over 150 educational institutions in Gujarat to be registered via mobile app

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat has taken a decision to implement the online presence system across 109 educational and 48 technical education institutions (colleges and polytechnics) with effect from June 10. A mobile application for this initiative was launched today in a national conference on startups and innovations held at Bhat in Gandhinagar by education minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama. According to the details shared by the government the application will do following jobs: ...Read More