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  • mumbai, bmc, mumbai schools, schools, students, June, Academic year 2018-2019

    Mumbai: BMC aims to merge 63 schools

    Mumbai: Students of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) schools will be shifted as over 63 schools will be merged before this academic year begins in June. These schools are being merged with nearby civic-run schools as they do not have sufficient number of students attending classes. Around 90 BMC schools have been identified where the attendance…

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  • Student intake doubles in Mumbai Public Schools, 300 new teachers appointed

    Mumbai: Around 301 teachers have been appointed for Mumbai Public School (MPS) as the intake of students in these schools has doubled. MPS faced a lack of teachers but the BMC has now focussed on increasing recruitment by hiring good quality teachers. Over 27,000 students are studying in around 84 Mumbai Public Schools managed by…

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  • Mumbai, civic body, bmc, Shardashram Vidya Mandir, SVM, ICSE, Indian Certificate of Secondary Education, ICSE board

    Mumbai: Civic body to declare Shardashram School illegal if it starts ICSE board

    Mumbai: Parents of students studying at Shardashram Vidya Mandir (SVM), Dadar have opposed the school’s decision to begin admissions of Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) from Class 1 to 4. Due to this constant pressure, the civic education committee has decided to declare SVM as unauthorised if the school continues to carry on with…

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  • maharashtra, maharashtra government, maharashtra board, ssc, ssc students, ssc syllabus, introductory system

    Maharashtra government to upgrade SSC students’ syllabus

    Mumbai: Students of state-run schools will now get an opportunity to study improvised curriculum from this academic year. An ‘introductory system’ has been introduced in the syllabus to upgrade the curriculum which will help students revise what they have learnt the previous years. Students will have a recap or introduction of chapters or lessons of…

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  • Mumbai, Mumbai University, Master of Law, LLM, Students of LLM, Mumbai University exams, first semester, second semester

    Postponement of Mumbai University Law exams will affect students

    Mumbai: Students of Bachelor of Law (LLB) course will have to wait as their semester exams have been postponed to next month by Mumbai University (MU). This demand had been made by students but the postponement of exams will affect them since the results will be announced late, and this will further delay their admission…

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    IIT- Bombay students upset over sudden canteen fee hike

    Mumbai: Students of Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-B) have raised an issue of sudden hike in mess fees which involves the charge for consumption of food for students staying at IIT-B campus. Authorities of IIT-B claimed this is not a fee hike, but a mere advance collection of fees as students create debts due…

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  • Mumbai University to take care of attendance if students pay Rs 4,000

    Mumbai: In what may prove to be a big advantage to moneybags, students with low attendance have been allowed to appear for semester examinations by paying Rs 4,000 to the Mumbai University (MU). Over 120 students were not allowed by their respective colleges to appear for First and Second Year (FY and SY) exams of…

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  • Class X, FYJC, Mumbai, Summer Vacations, Students, Vacations

    Wondering what to do during summer vacation after class X? Try these

    Mumbai: There’s a lot to do! Students who have completed their Class 10 are often left clueless during summer vacations worrying about what to do next while they miss out on some interesting things. Students often spend their holidays either preparing for an aptitude test or travelling with their families to their native and then…

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  • Mumbai, Teachers, Zilla Parishad, International Zilla Parishad schools, Anganwadi, ZP, Kindergarten

    Mumbai: Teachers to be trained for 13 international Zilla Parishad schools

    Mumbai: Teachers or Anganwadi sevikas will be trained in terms of international curriculum to be started in 13 Zilla Parishad (ZP) schools by the state education ministry. Anganwadis or pre-school education centres will be incorporated in this project as it aims to cater to students from Kindergarten (KG or pre-school) to Class 3. Teachers will…

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  • Mumbai, Teachers, Zilla Parishad, International Zilla Parishad schools, Anganwadi, ZP, Kindergarten

    Mumbai: Parents and students in fix as city schools shift from SSC to other boards

    Mumbai: Parents and students are in a fix as schools are shifting to private boards from Secondary School Certificate (SSC) during this crucial time of admissions. State-run schools are starting Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) or Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) programmes in order to tackle the adversity of lack of funds. Parents…

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  • Maharashtra: Culture and historical connect drives students of Kolhapur’s Shivaji University

    Mumbai: Culture, history and tradition resonated loud and clear reminding me of the immense history of our country as I stepped inside the gate of Shivaji University, Kolhapur. As I lifted me eyes, the massive statue of the Maratha warrior and historical figure Shivaji Maharaj riding his horse all set for a battle portrayed the…

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