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    Indore: Peer deeper into space and fetch masters degree

    Indore: If celestial objects like sun, moon and stars fascinate you and you want to know more about them enrol yourself in a master’s degree course in Astronomy soon to be offered by Indian Institute of Technology Indore. IIT Indore has announced plans to launch a postgraduate degree course exclusively in Astronomy this year. “IIT…

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  • Indore: IIM fetches impressive hike in income from consultancy services

    The elite b-school saw 84% rise in income from consultancy services in a single year, as it generated Rs 16.54 crore in fiscal 2016-17 through consultancy projects, which is about Rs 7.5 crore more to what it had earned in 2015-16. Indore : With operation cost escalating, Indian Institute of Management Indore has focused on…

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    Indore: Sugni Devi College may have to sell itself to refund grant

    Indore: Maheshwari Sugni Devi Girls’ College, which is located at a prominent location of Nandanagar, has reached on the brink of sale with Department of Higher Education (DHE) seeking refund of Rs 60 crore grant allocated to it since 2003. “That’s a huge amount. The financial condition of Sugni Devi College is very poor. If…

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  • Indore: DAVV told to refund Rs 60 cr grant allocated to Sugni Devi College

    Indore: Doing hand-holding of Maheshwari Sugni Devi Girls’ College may cost Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) heftily.  Citing its association with the college, Department of Higher Education (DHE) has asked the DAVV to refund Rs 60 crore grant allocated to the college in past 14 years. “The DHE has been informed that Maheshwari Sugni Devi Girls’…

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  • Indore: Lost password of UGC portal leaves DAVV students’ grievances unattended

    Indore: In a strange incident, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) has been looking for the password of an important ID assigned by University Grants Commission (UGC) to the university for accessing online complaints concerning it. Despite hard efforts for past one-and-a-half-month, the password could not be retrieved, even as pendency of complaints seeking redressal witnessing a…

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  • Indore: MP replaces colonial gowns with jacket and uttariya

    Indore: Shunning the traditional British relics of wearing robes in passing out ceremonies, the State coordination committee – the apex body of higher education – has approved a proposal for replacing convocation gowns with very own Indian jacket and uttariya believing that this dress code will inculcate a feeling of nationalism in students. “The coordination…

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  • Indore: Ragging out of bounds, cases all time high in 2017

    Indore: Despite stringent measures put in place, ragging in institutions of higher learning is not only alive and kicking, but ever increasing, with year 2017 witnessing highest number of cases in the last nine years. This year, so far, as many as 642 complaints of ragging were registered with National Anti-Ragging Helpline of University Grants…

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  • Indore: DAVV clueless about 17 student complaints pending with UGC

    Indore: As many as 17 complaints registered by students of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) have been pending with the student grievance portal of University Grants Commission (UGC) for quite some time, but shockingly, the university has no clue about it. “We don’t know if any complaint made by any student of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV)…

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  • Indore: No PhD courses anymore in at least 4 universities of state

    Indore: If you are thinking of pursuing PhD programme from universities located at Bhopal, Jabalpur, and Rewa, Anuppur then drop the idea and look for some Grade-A accredited university in the state. Well choices are limited, to be precise only six, but then the only way left to realise your dream of doing PhD as…

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  • Indore: New UGC rules for penalty on plagiarism

    Indore: Plagiarism in academic writing will now be dealt with sternly. The University Grants Commission has come up with Draft UGC (Promotion of Academic Integrity and Prevention of Plagiarism in Higher Education Institutions) Regulations, 2017 which promote originality and are for penalty on academic misconduct. As per draft regulations, academic misconduct by a student may…

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  • IIM-I comes up with unique two-year ‘Indore-Mumbai’ course

    Indore: Meeting a long standing demand of corporate sector, Indian Institute of Management Indore has come up with a unique full-time residential post-graduate course, which will be offered from both of its campuses in Indore and Mumbai. The course called Post-Graduate Programme in Human Resource Management (PGP-HRM) will commence from academic year 2018, in which…

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