Australia offers visa relaxations to students returning after Covid-19 disruption

Chandigarh, March 28 With relaxation in restrictions imposed due to Covid-19 pandemic, Australia, one of the top study abroad desitnations, is wooing Indian students again. Aiming to attract students from Chandigarh region to study in Australia, the Australian Trade and Investment Commission, organised a roadshow in the city today, highlighting…

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Truman State University announces President’s Honorary Scholarship for meritorious students from India

Truman State University, United States, has announced the second cohort of scholarships up to $10,000 for meritorious students from India for the Fall 2022 intake. Truman strives to offer quality tertiary education and career opportunities for bright young students aspiring for international education. The university offers a wide array…

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Engineering, telecom, healthcare to add 12 mn jobs by FY26

Engineering, telecom and healthcare sectors are likely to add close to 12 million new jobs by FY26, largely due to the focus on recovery along with technology proliferation and digitisation in these segments, according to a report.A report by TeamLease Digital, the staffing division of TeamLease Services, said specialised staff…

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Use CUET scores to admit students in UG programmes, UGC tells central universities

New Delhi, March 27The University Grants Commission (UGC) has written to vice-chancellors of all central universities and colleges to use Common University Entrance Test (CUET) scores to admit students in undergraduate programmes.UGC chairman M Jagadesh Kumar had said on Monday that CUET scores, and not Class XII scores, will be…

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DU graduate turns eucalyptus oil, honey into business propositions

New Delhi, March 27 Eucalyptus, which is generally used in making oil, can also produce honey through its flowers and it is healthy too! Arun Kumar Pandey of Wazirganj in Uttar Pradesh’s Gonda district, recognising the medicinal properties of Eucalyptus, started extracting oil and honey from its flowers and leaves…

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Delhi eyes 1 lk ‘green’ jobs in 5 years through ‘Smart Urban Farming’, new solar policy, 25K e-autos

New Delhi, March 26The Delhi government on Saturday said it will create one lakh “green” jobs in the next five years by starting “Smart Urban Farming” campaign, adding 25,000 e-autos and installing rooftop solar plants of a cumulative 2,500-megawatt capacity.Green jobs are jobs that have a direct, positive impact on…

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Don’t seek admission in China, Indian students warned

New Delhi, March 26 On a day when Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi visited India, the UGC and AICTE warned Indian students and their parents not to seek admission in professional courses in China. The University Grant Commission (UGC) warning, a first of sorts in connection with Chinese educational institutions,…

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What one misses out while preparing for bank exams

Karanvir Singh Bank job is a highly sought-after opportunity in the employment industry and each year lakhs of aspirants prepare for the entrance exam. Bank jobs are in demand, primarily because of their numerous benefits such as a pension, job security, and additional perks. The entrance exam becomes more competitive…

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Rolling out the magic carpet for rural artisans

Akanksha Sharma From a simple home-based artisan to a qualified entrepreneur in five years, the story of Shanti Devi from the hinterlands of Rajasthan is a fitting example of how a little enterprise and lots of hard work can create jobs for those involved in traditional crafts and make those…

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Punjab to have Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Skill University

Chandigarh, March 23 Vikramjit Sahney, international president of the World Punjabi Organization, on Wednesday announced the setting up of Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Skill University in Punjab with support from the state government. It will impart job-related skills like electrician, welder, fitter, air-conditioning and refrigeration mechanic, information technology, web designing,…

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Rishihood University announces first ever Jal Fellowship

On the occasion of World Water Day, Rishihood University, a social-impact university based in Sonepat, announced the launch of its first field-based Jal Fellowship programme to seed District-based water change leaders across all the 750 districts of India. Marked on March 22 each year since 1993, World Water Day…

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Set long-term goals before applying to a foreign university

Piyush Bhartiya A foreign degree can provide you the right setting with great faculty and peers, experiential learning and much more lucrative opportunities. However, to turn this into realised opportunities, much more hard work will be required. The idea of studying abroad may excite many aspirants; however, the…

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