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Move Over JNU, Now IIT Students Protest 

With IITs being transformed into commercial institutes charging very high fees from Rs.90,000 to Rs.200,000 per annum, the students of IIT Kharagpur staged a peaceful protest against the Human Resource Development Ministry demanding reversal of the draconian step. The sudden increase in the fee structure is a grave burden on those who will join from this year onwards but the ...

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Top 10 Universities of India 2015 as Per NIRF Ranking

Ending fake claims of rankings across the country, India’s Union HRD ministry’s NIRF has released the the country’s ranking of top universities and institutes in categories of univesities, engineering institutes, management institutes, and pharma institutes. As expected JNU has come on top at third while the science streams had IISc of Bangalore on top of the list. Leaving aside IISc ...

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JNU Ranked 3rd in India’s First Ever Ranking of Universities, IISc Tops

JNU Row

Ending fake claims of rankings across the country, the Union HRD ministry constituted NIRF has released the the country’s ranking of top universities and institutes in categories of univesities, engineering institutes, management institutes, pharma institutes. As expected JNU has come on top at third while science streams had IISc of Bangalore on top of the list. Leaving aside IISc and ...

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IISc, JNU, HCU Among Top 5 Universities in India as per NIRF Ranking

Bangalore-based IISc tops Indian Universities in NIRF ranking while JNU and HCU make it to the top 5 in the country’s first ever ranking of educational institutes and universities. Bangalore-based Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has been ranked India’s best institute, while Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and the University of Hyderabad (UoH), both of which have been in news recently, ...

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Class 12 Marks to be Scrapped for Engineering/Medical Admissions

It will be a deja vu for students appearing for engineering admissions next year as an expert panel has recommended scrapping the current provision to take into account Class 12 marks due to undue delays. It means the new system introduced in 2013 by Kapil Sibal, Congress HRD minister may be rolled back to accommodate the clamour for more autonomy ...

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