Education

Leading French education institutions announce partnership with top Chennai college

Leading French education institutions announce par...

July 12, 2023

The Ecole Supérieure de la Production de la Mode et du Luxe (ESPML) of the Greater Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry, including ISIPCA and La Fabrique, headquartered in Versailles, France, has announced the launch of a new Indo-French Academic Partnership with Guru Nanak Ed...

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Lack of jobs, poor quality of education, easier loans drive students overseas

Lack of jobs, poor quality of education, easier lo...

March 31, 2023

In January, the University Grants Commission announced that foreign universities can henceforth set up their own campuses in India. The move was projected as a game changer for the Indian education sector, saying that by bringing foreign universities to India, students would no l...

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Education hampered by lack of investment in health & nutrition, warns UNESCO

Education hampered by lack of investment in health...

February 8, 2023

A new report by various arms of the United Nations – the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the World Food Programme has called for higher investments to be made in taking care of health a...

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Transforming small cities into smart cities: SRMIST & TERRE Policy

Transforming small cities into smart cities: SRMIS...

May 26, 2021

SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST), Chennai, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with TERRE Policy Centre which is a non-profit organisation dedicated to United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). “Our campus in Chennai is like a small city and our aim ...

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Students of Guru Nanak College prepare products for healthcare and hygiene amidst pandemic

Students of Guru Nanak College prepare products fo...

March 17, 2021

Students of the Department of Biotechnology of the Guru Nanak College have prepared a variety of healthcare products like hand sanitisers, face wash, soaps, hand wash and herbal lip balms. These products have been made by the students as part of their outreach initiative and resp...

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Guru Nanak College all set to host 7th Pavit Singh Nayar Memorial Intercollegiate T20

Guru Nanak College all set to host 7th Pavit Singh...

March 6, 2021

India’s most exciting inter-collegiate T20 cricket tournament is back. The 7th edition of the Pavit Singh Nayar Memorial Intercollegiate T20, an All-India Intercollegiate Cricket Tournament for Men & Women 2021 will be held from March 8-12 at the cricket grounds of the Guru...

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Teachers Day 2020: My Teacher and My Educator

Teachers Day 2020: My Teacher and My Educator

September 5, 2020

As India marks Teachers Day 2020, it is an opportune time to pay homage to my teacher, Professor Kamath of IIT Bombay, who preferred to say that he was an educator, not a teacher. But to me, he was much more than either. I was waiting nervously outside Professor N.R Kamath’s ro...

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Covid-19 turns Indian students’ overseas dreams into nightmare

Covid-19 turns Indian students’ overseas dreams ...

July 21, 2020

Coronavirus pandemic has taken a heavy toll on nearly two million Indian students who were planning to go overseas for further studies, but have been trapped in India. The global education system has also been hit hard by Covid-19.

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Hackathon HAB-59 for mobile apps launched

Hackathon HAB-59 for mobile apps launched

July 20, 2020

Joining the race to develop apps to replace the 59 Chinese apps banned by central government, a novel hackathon has been launched in Pune. Pune-based Terre Policy Centre has joined hands with MIT-ADT university to launch a unique hackathon to encourage students all over the count...

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Indo-French Collaboration in Education