Education

IIIT Hyderabad: Course introduced on ‘Foundations for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning’

The International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H) has launched a programme on artificial intelligence and machine learning. The course, Foundations for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning was launched on Tuesday. PJ Narayanan, III-H director said, “Every corporate, every company is investing very heavily into artificial intelligence and machine learning. You must have heard about the efforts by the big corporates. But, ... Read More »

Signing of MoU between IIM Lucknow and Axis bank to benefit females

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow and Axis Bank. Through this MoU, all the female candidates getting into the one-year executive MBA, International Programme in Management for Executives (IPMX), will be given an option to join Axis Bank after completing their degree from IIM-L. Axis WE Lead The entire initiative, which ... Read More »

Signing of MoU between IIM Lucknow and Axis bank to benefit females

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow and Axis Bank. Through this MoU, all the female candidates getting into the one-year executive MBA, International Programme in Management for Executives (IPMX), will be given an option to join Axis Bank after completing their degree from IIM-L. Axis WE Lead The entire initiative, which ... Read More »

How to Book an Uber or Ola Cab Without the App

When you need to take a cab, you probably pull your phone out and start the Ola or Uber app (depending on which one you prefer), and make your booking. But if you’re sitting in front of your PC in the office, you don’t actually need to take the extra step, and can book your cab without pulling out your phone. It’s actually easy ... Read More »

IIT Hyderabad: A 3-day conference to be organised on composite materials in December

A three-day conference will be organised from December 27 at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad.   Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad A three-day conference will be organised from December 27 at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad. Discussion will be held on composite materials, which have wide applications in medicine, space, aircraft and automotive structures. The theme ... Read More »

4 people from around the world share the wonders of free education – and reveal the hidden drawbacks

Shutterstock Higher education doesn’t come cheap in the United States – citizens collectively hold about $1.31 trillion in college loan debt. Things are hardly this dire in certain other countries, where everything from preschool to university is paid for – at least in part – by the government. Some governments even cover the entire cost of a college education, leaving graduates with zero debt ... Read More »

Can institutional safeguards prevent campus sexual harassment?

Students protesting at Banaras Hindu University (BHU) had said that women on campus were constantly subjected to harassment with the administration paying no heed to their complaints. Photo: PTI New Delhi: The last few weeks saw the campus of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) witnessing massive protests by students who felt that the administration’s response to complaints of sexual harassment were inadequate. ... Read More »

Upsurge your chances of grabbing a futuristic job profile.

Investment is one of the main features of all businesses.In the initial stages of business, the need of financial manager is a must. He organizes the assets and takes care of liabilities in a much effective way. Investment of the wealth is rising so is the demand of financial planners. CFA Level 2 classes are one of the exclusive classes ... Read More »

‘Kul Geet’ is Kurukshetra University’s very own new national anthem

After 60 years of its establishment, Kurukshetra University finally got its own anthem after Haryana governor Kaptan Singh Solanki released the same at the inaugural function of the varsity’s national-level youth festival ‘Ratnawali’ on Tuesday. As per an HT report, the anthem ‘Kul Geet’ has been jointly sung by Munish Kumar and Suchismita, teachers in the varsity’s music department. ‘Vedbhoomi ... Read More »

Education is still a priority

As the Syrian crisis is in its seventh year accessing formal education is still difficult for refugees. Hundred thousands of children are deprived from education opportunities as they are forced to help their families make ends meet. However, for 17-year old Yasmine* and her family education remains a top priority. “I was told that grade 9 is very difficult, and ... Read More »