Education News

03 July,   2020 As the government has imposed a lockdown for schools and colleges since March, the majority of the schools routine has shifted online to minimize academic loss for…..

03 July, 2020 “Flinto Learning Solutions”, an edtech startup headquartered in Chennai has raised $7.2 million from Lightbox Ventures in Pre-Series B funding round. Flinto offers game………

02 July, 2020 GetMyUni, a Bengaluru based edtech startup has acquired “Avagmah”. GetMyUni is an edtech platform that helps students to search colleges, courses, and the admission…….

02 July,   2020 Haryana Government has announced the summer vacations for all Haryana schools from July 1st to July 26th. Schools in Haryana are set to re-open from July 27th for…..

02 July, 2020 A New York- based educational devices provider “APDS” has raised $5 million in Series B funding round. The funding round was led by New Markets Venture Partners and………

02 July, 2020 GetMyUni, a Bengaluru based edtech startup has acquired “Avagmah”. GetMyUni is an edtech platform that helps students to search colleges, courses, and the admission…….

01 July,   2020 “Ken42” the Bengaluru based edtech startup has raised Rs. 11 crores in a funding round. The funding round was led by Turbostart, which is a national programme for early…..

01 July, 2020 Recently the government announced unlock 2.0 in India and unfortunately all educational institutes were still coming under lockdown. The Least priority is being given to………

30 June, 2020 As the schools and colleges in the whole country are under lockdown since March 2020, edtech sector saw a boom and received a huge amount of funding during these…….

29 June,   2020 As all the educational institutes are under lockdown since March 2020, it has given a boom to the edtech industry. People are switching towards online education to utilize…..

29 June, 2020 A loan amounting $500 million, which is nearly Rs 3,700 crore has been approved by the Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank. The loan has been approved to………

28 June, 2020 The Bengaluru based edtech giant “Byju’s”, which offers online learning for K-12 students is in talks to acquire Doubtnut. Doubtnut was founded in 2017, headquartered in…….

27 June,   2020 Recently, MHRD announced the cancellation of class 10th and 12th board examination due to the ongoing COVID pandemic. Class 12th students were given an option to…..

27 June, 2020 Maple Leaf Educational System (MLES), one of the largest Chinese education provider is all set to acquire Canadian International School (CIS) in Singapore, one of the………

27 June, 2020 Bengaluru based edtech company “Byju’s” which was founded in 2011 and offers online learning material for K-12 students have raised an undisclosed amount of funding…….

26 June,   2020 An open letter of reference to international students, including Indian students was delivered by The UK’s Minister of State for Universities, Michelle Donelan MP and the…..

26 June, 2020 The India Institute of Technology (IIT) Mumbai has become the primary major institution within the country to discontinue all offline lectures throughout the year, because………

26 June, 2020 From the past 2-3 months, we are seeing MHRD and other state governments announcing the cancellation of exams and promotion to the higher class without final…….

25 June,   2020 With very little savings, some teachers have come out of their choice of how their families will survive until things get back to normal. Many are expecting salaries from the…..

25 June, 2020 Quacquarelli Symonds, better known as QS Ranking, has revealed the ‘Top 50 Under 50’. Under this list, universities all over the world, established before 50 years from………

25 June, 2020 The Department of Human Resource Development, has released a roadmap for National Council of Educational Research and Training, for the next upcoming academic…….

24 June,   2020 The IIM, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) launched the ‘IIM Ahmedabad Endowment Fund’ from 10 founding alumni, together with Data Edge founder Sanjeev Bikhchandani and…..

24 June, 2020 The Haryana government and Reliance Jio TV have signed an agreement for the betterment of around 52 lakh school children in rural areas. The new agreement is signed………

24 June, 2020 GoStudent a digital learning platform based in Vienna has raised €8.3 million funding in Series A round. The funding round was led by Left Lane Capital. London’s capital…….

23 June,   2020 A petition that challenged the physical conduction of examinations in colleges was filed at the Gujarat High Court, the Education Department to defended itself stated that…..

23 June, 2020 EdTech startup WhiteHat Jr announced its plans to expand to other global markets after growing in the US through online coding stages. After launching its courses in the………

23 June, 2020 Degreed, San Francisco based Educational technology company, which provides education platform for corporate employees, has raised $32 million from Owl…….

22 June,   2020 In an effort to engage students during the COVID-19 disaster, Tripura Government has announced a special activity-based learning program called ‘Ektu Khelo, Ektu Padho’…..

22 June, 2020 Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced that last month the National Testing Agency (NTA) conducting competing exams like JEE and NEET launched its Artificial………

22 June, 2020 An education technology platform Noon Academy, based in Saudi Arabia, has raised $13 million in the funding round as more students adopted the online education amid…….

21 June,   2020 A Noida-based ed-tech start-up Instasolv, has raised a funding of $2 million in pre-Series from undisclosed investors. The company has a doubt-solving app for class VI to…..

21 June, 2020 The CBSE may allow the students of class 12 to graduate early under a new marking scheme, but they have an opportunity to take the Board exams at a later date if they………

21 June, 2020 21st June is celebrated as International Yoga Day across the world. The importance of doing yoga has increased a lot during the COVID outbreak as it increases the…….

19 June,   2020 As the COVID-19 resulted in the shutdown of all the educational institutes across the country. The government is working towards reducing the academic syllabus for…..

19 June, 2020 The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in millions of job loss. While the education sector is the one which is achieving new heights every day. Kanwar Pal, Education………

19 June, 2020 Amsterdam based ed-tech company “Lepaya” has raised €5 million in a funding round. The funding round was led by the Belgian media group “Mediahus”. Lepaya helps to…….

18 June,   2020 Kendriya Vidyalayas across India has decided to launchskill-based courses on artificial intelligence. Students in classes 6th to 11th will be offered this course from the new…..

18 June, 2020 The country went under lockdown since March-end, all education institutes were shut and board exams were being postponed. Recently, MHRD announced that pending………

18 June, 2020 On Wednesday as part of the Airtel Startup Accelerator Programme, Bharti Airtel declares, that it has acquired a 10 percent stake in ed-tech startup Lattu Kids. Lattu Kids…….

17 June,   2020 Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank with the Secretary of School Education and Literacy Department, Chairman of Central…..

17 June, 2020 Classplus, Noida’s B2B startup based on the ability to provide offline teaching skills to take their business online, has acquired Bengaluru’s Merak.ai, an automated data………

17 June, 2020 Microsoft announced the ‘Teams for Education’ features to connect and prepare students and teachers for new and more hybrid learning methods for the following school…….

16 June,   2020 Edvizo, a Bengaluru based ed-tech startup has raised $1,50,000 in a seed funding round. The funding round was led by Inflection Point Ventures. Edvizo was founded in…..

16 June, 2020 The Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has come up with the option for the students, that the ICSE (Class X) and ISC (Class XII) board examination………

16 June, 2020 Sai Estate Management & Skills Institute (SEMSI) an ed-tech startup that has received an undisclosed investment from actor Suniel Shetty. SEMSI was founded by Amit…….

13 June,   2020 ‘Bal Shramik Yojna’, an initiative for poor children launched by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath on the International Child Labour Prohibition Day. Monthly…..

13 June, 2020 As the country’s educational institutes are shut due to the pandemic, re-opening of schools has become a hot topic of discussion. Recently, HRD Minister, Ramesh………

13 June, 2020 A Mumbai based edtech company “Toppr” has secured INR 14.99 crore in a funding round. The funding was led by the existing investor Kaizen. Toppr is an edtech…….

12 June,   2020 Union sports minister Kiren Rijiju on Thursday stated that India’s new education policy will have sports as part of the curriculum. Rijiju further stated that he has…..

12 June, 2020 IITs of Bombay, Kanpur, Guwahati, and Roorkee booked their places amongst the overall top ten list along with three non-IITs namely Jawaharlal Nehru University(JNU)………

12 June, 2020 A gamified learning platform “Quizizz” has planned to increase its user base in the Indian education market by adding few regional languages on its platform. Bengaluru…….

11 June,   2020 CommScope Inc. and The New Zealand Ministry of Education (MoE) signed a partnership to deliver Wi-Fi 6 connectivity in 2,500 schools across the country. The…..

11 June, 2020 Board Infinity, a Mumbai based ed-tech startup that offers short term courses in data science, digital marketing, and few more has announced revenue growth of 400% in………

11 June, 2020 Karnataka Government has hit the headlines with its statements that quotes, ”No online classes for children from KG -5.” This statement was officially released after…….

10 June,   2020 It seems that Telangana and Tamil Nadu governments are not in a mood to risk student’s lives even if the question is all about taking Board Examination. This conclusion…..

10 June, 2020 Ever since the Coronavirus pandemic initiated, students and teachers have been drifted towards Digital/Online Learning classes for being intact to their syllabus. Serving………

10 June, 2020 An MoU (memorandum of understanding) has been signed between The Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) and Rotary – a social organization, to develop…….

09 June,   2020 Ramesh Pokhriyal, HRD Minister, feels proud to join hands with Rotary International (A Global network continuously working on viable projects like maintaining peace…..

09 June, 2020 With the schools and colleges being shut across India, few students and schools may suffer academic loss. To minimize this academic loss, HRD Minister, Ramesh………

09 June, 2020 A New York based edtech company “ClassTag” has raised $5 million in a seed funding round. The funding round was led by Alley Corp, Contour Ventures, Founder…….

08 June,   2020 As the world is going through a pandemic and social distancing has become the need of the hour. Students and parents will prefer to stay close to their family and will not…..

08 June, 2020 Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) understands the academic loss that students have been facing ever since this lockdown initiated. Further on not delaying it………

08 June, 2020 Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, Manish Sisodia wrote a letter to HRD Minister, Ramesh Pokhriyal encouraging his decision of re-opening the schools with reasonable…….

07 June,   2020 As the lockdown is imposed all over the country, edtech sector has seen a boom as education is one sector which cannot afford any academic loss. The Government of…..

07 June, 2020 Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE) all set to extend a helping hand towards the upliftment of their knowledge and skills, launches online training courses for………

07 June, 2020 A handbook on “safe online learning in times of COVID-19” has been introduced by NCERT on its official website. The book is aimed to ensure all the people of education…….

06 June,   2020 Anita Karwal, Secretary, Department of School and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development, highlighted the changes, soon to be witnessed by the education…..

06 June, 2020 National Council of Educational Research and Training(NCERT) clubs with the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) and have………

06 June, 2020 BYJU’s, an online tutoring start-up catering to the learning needs of young students, has announced itself to be in the list of top 10 downloaded Education App on Google…….

04 June,   2020 Growth Tribe, an Ed-tech company, established to boost the digital skills of both organizations and adults, raised funding of £ 3 million sponsored by Rinkelberg Capital…..

04 June, 2020 According to sources, $323000 has been raised by Knorish, a start-up assisting Educational institutes as well as the individual trainers in noted areas to come online………

04 June, 2020 After seeking feedback from parents, teachers, and the entire Education Committee, Karnataka Government has finally concluded keeping the schools shut and not to…….

03 June,   2020 It seems that IIT’s Institutions, all across the country, understand the state of minds of their Final year/graduating students. and are supporting them for their future and…..

03 June, 2020 Finland based company, KIDE SCIENCE, known for developing Educational Science Programmes for children from age 3 –age 8, has bagged funding of $1.7 million………

03 June, 2020 Good news from CBSE wherein they have brought into public notice, certain guidelines and provisions for all those students who have been eagerly anticipating their…….

02 June,   2020 Students, yet to complete their 10th and 12th Exams can have a good start to their day by hearing this news as Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) has…..

02 June, 2020 Schools of South Korea, greeted students on Wednesday when they returned back to the school premises on 27th May in the second phase of the re-opening of the………

02 June, 2020 After the Government announces  five categories of students who can soon return on Campus, Education Malaysia Global Services (EMGS),wholly-owned by the Education…….

01 June,   2020 Since the time after the announcement of Open Book Examinations(OBE) for final /semester students, we all know about the of criticisms it has faced. from several…..

01 June, 2020 Not hampering student’s present Academic Year more, Government at Kerala has decided to resume online/virtual classes for students from today, June 1. These classes………

01 June, 2020 Even after being the most affected state with 65,168 cases and 2,197 deaths so far, Maharashtra’s population can have all ears to this good news coming their way which…….

31 May,   2020 Right now what we can find are puzzled state of mind of these Educational Universities regarding student’s final year Exams, amidst which Jammu University has come up…..

31 May, 2020 Students and parents are concerned about the existing and upcoming academic year, final exams and fees. The coronavirus pandemic has brought everything to stake………

31 May, 2020 A letter was addressed to Union Minister, Prakash Javedkar by Maharashtra Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad, in which Ms. Gaikwad stated about the well-being of the…….

30 May,   2020 Students and their parents along with faculties have been strictly warned by the Central Board of Secondary Training (CBSE) not to pay any heed to certain immoral…..

30 May, 2020 UT Education Department organised a committee meeting this Friday for sharing perspectives on topics such as the extension of summer vacation and re-opening of………

30 May, 2020 After observing the gravity of the ongoing situation, the Delhi Government has ordered the Higher Ed Institutions not to put pressure on parents for immediate fees…….

30 May,   2020 It’s time to revive our authentic culture again through launch of an online platform, “Deeksha” along with sequences of webinars titled as “Attarang” under a tremendous…..

30 May, 2020 As guided by the Directorate of Education, Delhi Government will now be distributing Textbooks up to class 8 students. This would be taking place in a proper schedule………

30 May, 2020 IIT Delhi has launched two projects on new ways /methods for testing coronavirus disease and Microsoft India is all set to fund these two projects and support IIT Delhi in…….

29 May,   2020 Pearson, India launches the MyInsights NEET Online Test Series with Remote Proctored Test to help the aspiring NEET Students. The Nation’s lockdown witnessed many…..

29 May, 2020 Lido Learning, popular Ed Tech learning start-up, catering to the learning needs of young students of Grades from 4-9, has launched English Language coaching as its third………

29 May, 2020 Anand Chandrasekaran has announced his 6th angel investment in this same calendar year by rendering undisclosed funds to Ed Tech start-up Edu Rev. Edu Rev, started…….

28 May,   2020 Swayam, known for promoting online courses along with hosting them on a dedicated platform, has now planned to monetize themselves under the union Government…..

28 May, 2020 Get ready to find a teacher appointed as a passport officer who would assist you in making documents for the same if you are a student studying in colleges of Haryana………

28 May, 2020 Keeping in mind the present scenario, in corresponding to dates of a usual academic year, Maharashtra Government is planning to introduce a virtual reopening of the schools. Vidarbha…….

27 May,   2020 An Ed-Tech start-up solely, dedicated to familiarising kids with early AI education, Robochamps, recently launched its online courses in Robotics and Coding which are…..

27 May, 2020 The Union Ministry has very Cleary stated that no as such decisions on the reopening of the schools, colleges, and other educational institutions have been taken and are………

27 May, 2020 Kerala government got very strict when the question was all about the students giving exams. Every step taken ensured the safety of students and their parents. With only 20 students…….

26 May,   2020 Dates are finally out by National Testing Agency for the admit cards for JEE Main and NEET exams. The admit card likely to be released 15 days ahead of the respective…..

26 May, 2020 As stated by the Gujarat Government, the terminal examinations for undergraduates students in their final year and, for postgraduates who are in their second and fourth………

26 May, 2020 The Central Government plans to reopen schools in a smart way. The government plans to reopen schools in the green and orange districts first and only elder students…….

26 May,   2020 The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has identified 12,000 additional centres for conducting pending board exams in July. Human Resource Development…..

26 May, 2020 The Minister of Education, Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, will address an online meeting for across 45,000 colleges in the country on May 28 at 3 pm. The webinar will be………

26 May, 2020 Tripura’s BJP-IPFT government has distributed 26.88 lakh books to various government-aided schools to prepare them to resume regular classroom work after the…….

25 May,   2020 The Digital Economy Council has released new data on the importance and growth of edtech industry, putting the light on the Britain’s edtech programs that help schools…..

25 May, 2020 Tripura’s Education Minister, Ratan Lal Nath, has announced that the state government plans to continue its school education system and education institutes which will………

25 May, 2020 Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) – Bhubaneswar announced that they have developed an innovative way to conduct online exams in a comprehensive manner, linking …….

23 May,   2020 The India Institute of Management Ranchi, or IIM Ranchi, has partnered with the Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Ahmedabad, to establish a center…..

23 May, 2020 For the remaining subjects of Class 10 and Class 12, exams date has been announced by the Tripura Board of Secretary Education, Agartala which is most likely to be………

23 May, 2020 Club Enerji, announced the launch of its ‘E-learning Fridays’ module. The show constitutes of a weekly Webisode series for children and their parents to adopt sustainable…….

22 May,   2020 A career portal (mahacareerpotal.com) for students of classes 9 to 12 have been launched by School Education and Sports Department of Maharashtra government which…..

22 May, 2020 A letter, addressed to the vice-chancellors of all the higher education institutes, states that University Grants Commission (UGC) have asked colleges and universities to………

22 May, 2020 A San Francisco based edtech company “MasterClass” has raised $100 million in a Series E funding round. The investment round was led by Fidelity Management &…….

22 May,   2020 Uttar Pradesh’s Gautam Buddh Nagar district administrators have issued guidelines on how to start online classes in various educational institutions. District Magistrate…..

22 May, 2020 Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar announced that Haryana Government will bear three months’ interest on education loans taken by thousands of students in the state………

22 May, 2020 Students will be able to take two degree courses simultaneously in the same or different streams, and the University Grants Commission (UGC) has offered a proposal in…….

21 May,   2020 IIT Roorkee, IIT Kanpur, and Delhi School of Economics teams won at the second annual Citi Campus Innovation Challenge (CCIC) Hackathon. Out of all, 19 top candidates…..

21 May, 2020 Domicile has replaced the Permanent Resident Certificate (PRC) of erstwhile State of Jammu and Kashmir for admissions in educational institutions and professional………

21 May, 2020 Study Queensland said international students in urgent need of support should reach out to their education and training provider or to the Queensland Student Hub…….

21 May,   2020 The IIT Kharagpur is planning to set up a ‘Centre of Excellence on Medical Device and Diagnostics’ to adapt innovation of affordable and indigenous medical devices and…..

21 May, 2020 The UT Department of Education has issued an order that will allow the city’s private schools to collect tuition fees every month. The order came as a result of a petition………

21 May, 2020 As the whole world is going through lockdown of educational institutes due to the coronavirus outbreak, more and more schools and colleges are shifting towards online…….

20 May,   2020 The class 10 & 12 CBSE exam, which had to be postponed from March 25, 2020, as a precaution due to the spread of Covid-19. The pending CBSE class 10, 12 exams…..

20 May, 2020 As central and state boards prepare to conduct pending exams due to the coronavirus epidemic, the Department of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued strict guidelines to………

20 May, 2020 The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is all set to present an online curriculum for MA Hindi and other courses. The online curriculum will be presented by…….

20 May,   2020 The Union Youth Affairs and Sports Ministry has chosen Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) to establish a Center for Excellence in Sports Science and Research under the…..

20 May, 2020 The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is set to present a cybersafety brochure to ensure safe and healthy digital practices for students. The board said it was………

20 May, 2020 The Department of Textiles and Fiber Products at the India Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi has developed a Personal Protective Equipment that is used to protect the…….

20 May,   2020 After numerous requests from students for preparations of competitive exams – Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main and National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)…..

20 May, 2020 Online education and edtech sector in India is booming to its maximum potential due to the lockdown of all educational institutes. Every school and college is switching………

20 May, 2020 Winuall, a Bengaluru based edtech startup has raised an undisclosed amount from Ankit Bhati, Co-founder of Ola, and Nitin Gupta, Head of Engineering, Milkbasket along…….

19 May,   2020 In an effort to protect doctors and other medical staff that could be infected by the coronavirus, a teacher of Tripura University has developed a robot from waste material…..

19 May, 2020 The Government of Punjab has decided to release the curriculum of schools on the government channel DD Punjabi. The decision was issued to prevent students from………

19 May, 2020 The Tamil Nadu Government has laid the foundation stone for setting up a Rs 336 crore medical college in Tirupur. The centre, with a total capacity of 150 MBBS seats, will…….

19 May,   2020 The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi has come up with a data identification system that uses data and develops the framework of state-by-state lockdown to…..

19 May, 2020 Much to the delight of the graduates of the programs of studying abroad, France recently announced that they are ready to make preparations and face all the challenges………

19 May, 2020 The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has officially announced the revised 10th and 12th grade exams for the 2020 board exams. As per the dates, now CBSE…….

19 May,   2020 Tripura Government has announced the launch of ‘Super 30’, a new program aimed at helping students willing for doctoral or engineering courses to break into NEET or…..

19 May, 2020 The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has begun conducting an online crash course to help students prepare for the forthcoming July exams. These are the………

19 May, 2020 The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced the revised datesheet of the class 10, 12 pending exams. The exams will be conducted from July 1 to…….

18 May,   2020 The Arunachal Pradesh Government is providing free education for students and teaching them a syllabus provided by NCERT through TV programs “Swayam Prabha” live…..

18 May, 2020 As coronavirus Lockdown 4.0 i.e. expansion of coronavirus closure has been announced by the Government of India, scientists, educational institutions, and online………

18 May, 2020 HRD Union Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank presented a series of seven books on coronavirus studies under the title, ‘Psycho-social Impact of Pandemic and…….

18 May,   2020 Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced that ‘PM e-VIDYA’ program accessed by many digital education modes would be launched soon and that 100…..

18 May, 2020 Delhi University has announced the launch of a new public health school, citing the need for staff and researchers in the field. The university’s management has announced………

18 May, 2020 Two years from now, it was found that Tripura had 57% of students who could not read words, sentences or do basic arithmetic at elementary classes. Tripura Government…….

17 May,   2020 An Edtech-based startup in Gurugram, PlanetSpark promises to upskill 1 lakh children of corona heroes at a cost of zero, on a mission to help them develop life skills. The…..

17 May, 2020 IIM Bangalore’s incubated startup NSRCEL has launched its flagship program, Launchpad, online. As of May 4, 2020, NSRCEL has accepted 31 participants for a two-………

17 May, 2020 Changed seating arrangements, timetables and additional classification may be among the key signs in schools reopening after the lockdown is lifted. Social distancing…….

16 May,   2020 During the lockdown due do the outbreak, CBSE has released a notification titled “Lockdown-A Golden Opportunity for Education”. It highlights the activities to be done by…..

16 May, 2020 Schools affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will offer an art-integrated curriculum for grades 1 to 10 students from the new academic session………

16 May, 2020 The Government of Jammu and Kashmir has introduced a number of initiatives under the Samagra Shiksha Program to enable students to have full access to online…….

16 May,   2020 Recently, the Punjab Government has announced that it would allow public schools to teach social studies in English. That would allow public school students to compete…..

16 May, 2020 Delhi University will hold an open book examination for all final year students if the condition due to COVID-19 pandemic does not settle. The movement has drawn debate………

16 May, 2020 Students in Punjab will have to pay tuition to the schools who are giving online classes. State Education Minister, Vijay Inder Singla informed that during the lockdown…….

15 May,   2020 Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has planned to train teachers in Competency-based Education (CBE) in the academic year 2020-2021. The board is planning…..

15 May, 2020 Tripura’s Government has decided to distribute free literature textbooks, translated from NCERT curriculum, to 14,000 students studying in private Bengali medium schools………

15 May, 2020 The Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education (CGBSE) has decided not to hold the remaining Class X and XII examinations due to the outbreak of coronavirus. The…….

15 May,   2020 India has been a “Vishva Guru” and a huge thank you to its teachers, Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said during a live…..

15 May, 2020 The company incubated by IIT Kanpur has launched a series of automatic disinfectant chambers that will help to reduce the risk of people spreading COVID-19 when………

15 May, 2020 In light of the planned changes under the new education policy, NCERT has begun preparing the new curriculum for the next academic year which will take effect in April…….

15 May,   2020 The process of distribution of free textbooks for public school children in Punjab, which had been halted by the shutdown after the coronavirus outbreak, has resumed…..

15 May, 2020 In an effort to increase student recruitment, the Turura Government will embark on a vocational education course in IT, electronics, agriculture and retail management in 55………

15 May,   2020 NCERT has started working on guidelines and procedures for schools to follow in reopening. The Minister of Education has said that NCERT will prepare guidelines for…….

14 May,   2020 Teachers are trying to complete evaluation of CBSE exam within 50 days, Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank announced in a…..

14 May, 2020 Manipur Education Minister, Th Radheshyam has launched a dedicated learning website for students from grades 1st to 12th of Manipur board and council of higher………

14 May,   2020 During the coronavirus COVID-19 Lockdown, the Tamil Nadu Ministry of Higher Education has decided to use the Moodle platform for online learning in government arts…….

14 May,   2020 Jawaharlal Nehru University’s (JNU) has developed a low-cost, portable and battery-operated system for coronavirus testing. According to JNU, the device can complete…..

14 May, 2020 The Tamil Nadu Minister of Education has made some important announcements that includes a pending 10th class and a class 12 examination and evaluation process………

14 May,   2020 Unicorns doesn’t exist, except that they are similar to private companies that are said to cost at least $ 1 billion. But as WeWork’s IPO debacle has shown, sometimes…….

13 May,   2020 Deciding that schools cannot take fees from those students who do not have access to online classes, the Uttarakhand high court has ordered the Uttarakhand…..

13 May, 2020 The Ministry of School Education Department in Jammu and Kashmir will distribute 42 laptops to visually impaired children to provide support that includes education………

13 May,   2020 Intelliboard, Monroe, a Conn.-based developer of learning management systems analytics (LMS) tools, has raised $ 3.4 million in a Series A funding round. The funding…….

13 May,   2020 As a major institutional reshuffle effort, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has appointed a new Chairman of the Board. IAS officer Manoj Ahuja is appointed as…..

13 May, 2020 Boris Johnson, Prime Minister of England is planning to reopen schools in phased manner. In England, the schools have been closed since March 20. He is planning to………

13 May,   2020 The Kerala government is considering a proposal to start online classes for school students starting from June 1 due to the closure of the premises. Chief Minister…….

12 May,   2020 The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee has developed an ongoing sterilization program to sterilize everyday accessories to reduce the risk of COVID-19…..

12 May, 2020 Lessons learned from the COVID-19 outbreak and the long-term consequences of this disruption, are set to take major role in business schools, most of which are willing………

12 May,   2020 The West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education has asked affiliated schools to promote all 11th grade students as their annual exams will remain uncompleted…….

12 May,   2020 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Vice Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar announced that the university has bagged a project on COVID-19 study from BIRAC, a state-owned…..

12 May, 2020 Former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda on Monday urged Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa to announce a special package for teachers working in private………

12 May,   2020 The Delhi Government has solicited proposals from various stakeholders including students, teachers and principals regarding the road map for opening schools after the…….

12 May,   2020 More than 100 academicians, teacher union representatives and social activists have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to take appropriate measures to…..

12 May, 2020 The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar has introduced a one-year diploma program to assist its graduate students in higher education or vocational………

12 May,   2020 HRD Union Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has shared the government’s plans on how it plans to educate students, conducting online classes when all the schools…….

11 May,   2020 The Civil Engineering Department of the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) is partnering with Chengalpattu Medical College and hospital (CMCH), Tamil…..

11 May, 2020 The University Grants Commission (UGC) has presented a portal, a telephone number and an email address to answer questions and complaints from students and………

11 May,   2020 The Department of Home Affairs has allowed 3000 schools under the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to begin evaluation of the Grade 10 and Class 12…….

11 May,   2020 In an effort to empower young people and improve e-learning through COVID-19, IIT Roorkee had launched the Advanced Certification Course at Cloudxlab.com’s on deep…..

11 May, 2020 From calling outstation students or students with abroad travel history were going through compulsory COVID-19 tests and isolation to reduce the number of students………

11 May,   2020 The world is trying to develop a Covid-19 vaccine, Indian education institutions are beginning to introduce the coronavirus epidemic as a curriculum for its students. These…….

11 May,   2020 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) said students could return to campus between June 25 to June 30. However, these days are uncertain, the University has announced on…..

11 May, 2020 Boston based edtech startup “AllHere” has raised $3.5 million in a seed funding round. The funding round was led by Rethink Education along with participation from AT&T,………

11 May,   2020 After addressing the issues of parents and students in the webinar, HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ will hold a webinar for teachers. As in the past two times, he…….

09 May,   2020 CEO of Food delivery giant “Swiggy” has announced that Rahul Jaimini, Co-Founder and CTO of the company, is moving away from his current role in May this year to…..

09 May,  The Delhi government has paid Rs 18.75 crore as a wage subsidy for staff of 12 colleges at Delhi University (DU). The grant was issued on Thursday and the government………

09 May,   2020 Camp K12 an educational technology startup raised $ 4 million in a seed funding round. The funding round was led by Matrix Partners and SAIF Partners. The company…….

09 May,   2020 CBSE board exams will be held for classes 10 and 12 in 29 subjects in the first two weeks of July after a long delay due to a national coronavirus closure. The Central…..

09 May,   2020 The government plans to issue guidelines to online classrooms to ensure that students do not suffer physical and mental trauma due to over-exposure to digital screens………

09 May,   2020 The Rajasthan Minister of Education, Govind Singh Dotasra along with more than 50 teacher organizations held a meeting through a video conference and made some…….

08 May,   2020 Universities, colleges and professional institutions’ in Jammu and Kashmir are opining to administrative jobs with 30 per cent of staff, a day after the Ministry of Higher…..

08 May,   2020 Online classes started last month under the ‘Ghar Baithe Shikhiya’ (home education) program for public school children seem to have paid off as more than 71 percent of………

08 May,   2020 An important meeting of the Academic Council (AC) of Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) was held on recently and decided to organize offline exams for the final year or year…….

07 May,   2020 The HRD department is looking at whether board examinations are being conducted in class 12 students at CBSE schools situated in abroad and is talking to foreign…..

07 May,   2020 The Goa government has announced the transfer of 10 lakh square meters of site to set up IIT campus in Sattari taluka in North Goa. Speaking to reporters, Chief Minister………

07 May,   2020 ApplyBoard, a SaaS-enabled recruitment platform aimed at helping international students gain access to higher education, has raised $ 75 million in funding, which makes…….

07 May,   2020 More than 57000 students from 121 secondary schools returned to schools on Wednesday in the Chinese city centre of Wuhan, the site of the most frequent Covid-19…..

07 May,   2020 The Delhi government has announced summer holidays for schools run by government-assisted from May 11 to June 30. The government has also made it clear that………

07 May,   2020 The Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur has announced 18 online management courses on its virtual learning platform to ensure uninterrupted learning during the…….

07 May,   2020 A B2B edtech company “Classplus” has raised $9 million in a Series A funding round. The funding round was led by Blume Ventures, Sequoia Capital India’s Surge, Spiral…..

07 May,   2020 UNESCO New Delhi and UNESCO Chair in Community Management of Disabilities (University of Calicut) have presented a pamphlet to parents and caregivers of children………

07 May,   2020 There will be no increase in tuition fees for academic next year at Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and National Institutes of Technology (NITs), as well as IIITs, as…….

06 May,   2020 The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will introduce a formal online teacher training program. These courses will be offered free of charge and no fees will be…..

06 May,   2020 Independent schools in Mizoram will charge students only 50 percent tuition fee during the time of the lockdown. The decision was taken at a meeting attended by………

06 May,   2020 Jawaharlal Nehru University is all expected to host a webinar “Lessons from the Bhagavad- Gita during the Covid disaster-19” on May 7. The webinar will be live-streamed…….

06 May,   2020 As people in the informal sector find it difficult to fulfill both ends during the coronavirus closure, a group of IIT- Kharagpur students has begun supplying food and clothing…..

06 May,   2020 Due to the Covid-19 environment, IIT Roorkee is hosting a ‘SPARK summer learning’ program in online mode with interns working remotely. More than 65 professional………

06 May,   2020 The syllabus for the upcoming academic program will be reduced, HRD Minister for Development (HRD) Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank announced during a second meeting of…….

05 May,   2020 Goa is among one of the Corona free states in India and things can run little smoothly as compare to other states. Board examination were supposed to be conducted in…..

05 May,   2020 IIT Gandhinagar has partnered with the Department of Public Works (CPWD) to launch a series of social initiatives to benefit workers living on construction projects in the………

05 May,   2020 Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on has announced the dates of the JEE Main Exam and NEET. JEE Main will be from July 18 to…….

05 May,   2020 In an effort to support students who are differently abled during the COVID-19 drop-off, IIT Roorkee’s social organization initiative, Anushruti Academy for the Deaf…..

05 May,   2020 Schools across England that have been closed for almost six weeks due to the closure of Covid-19 will again appear in phases, with the teachers being given notice as………

05 May,   2020 The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Kozhikode or IIMK has contributed close to Rs 1 crore after the COVID-19 crisis. At this time, Rs 25 lakh each will be donated to…….

04 May,   2020 Indian Institute of Technology-The Madras-incubated Start-up of Muse Wearables is developing novel and non-invasive methods of synthesizing…..

04 May,   2020 All India Council for technical Education (AICTE) has decided to offer 49 free tuition courses. These include diploma courses, certificate courses and skills courses. Some of these………

04 May,   2020 A separate alternative academic calendar for classes 9 and 10 has been issued by the National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT). A separate learning …….

04 May,   2020 Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja informed that schoolgirls are likely to wear masks in the next academic session in the country while adding the practice has become a…..

04 May,   2020 The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Nagpur or IIM Nagpur has signed an agreement with the Chuo University, Graduate School of Strategic Management (College………

04 May,   2020 Byju’s, which is the India’s leading online education platform that appeared to grow in popularity over the past weeks during the outbreak of coronavirus, is in talks to raise…….

02 May,   2020 Barak Valley education authorities in Assam have partnered with All India Radio to teach courses for students of classes 9 and 10 to reduce their decline in tuition. Earlier…..

02 May,   2020 The Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad will be partnering with New Frontier Capital Management, a Hong Kong-based finance company with offices in Tokyo and………

02 May,   2020 Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Saturday announced that he would address students’ questions via a webinar on…….

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