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Visva Bharati University

Visva Bharati University is a school located in Santiniketan, West Bengal. It was founded by Rabindranath Tagore who called it Visva-Bharati, which means the communion of the world with India. The University provides all kind of education. As well as Kindergarten, Primary and Secondary education. The University provides hostels, cafeteria, hospital, libraries and good quality Wi-Fi. The university has two guest houses: Ratan Palli and... Read More
Punjab decides to close 800 government schools which have fewer than 20 students

Punjab decides to close 800 government schools which have fewer than 20 students

In a move to improve the utilisation of teaching staff in Punjab, the state government has decided to merge 800 government schools with less than 20 students with adjoining schools situated within a kilometre of its radius. A communiqué by the director of the Education Department (Elementary) to district education officers states that the move has to be completed within... Read More
20 universities will receive 10,000 RS crore for the next 5 years, announced PM Modi

20 universities will receive 10,000 RS crore for the next 5 years, announced PM Modi

In a major intervention to ensure “greater excellence and innovation” in the country’s higher education institutions Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Rs 10,000 crore fund to 20 universities across the country for next five years, with a vision to make them “world-class” institutions. “Top 10 public and private universities will be freed from all government control and get Rs 10,000 crore over... Read More
The first in India genetic research lab for students was launched

The first in India genetic research lab for students was launched

The Indian Institute of Technology in Khagarpur (West Bengal, North-East India) has launched a far-reaching program of inspiring beginner undergraduate students in the institute for genetic studies. “We want to attract the most brilliant young engineering minds to research in biology, especially genetics and genetic engineering,” said Professor of Biotechnology Sudip K. Ghosh, who will lead the lab. He added... Read More