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Schools in England cut back on teaching hours to save money

While children might be in favour of a shorter week, parents are less keen. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Schools across England are trying to save money by cutting back on teaching hours and trimming the length of their week, as the ongoing funding crisis casts a shadow over next year’s operations. While state schools face a combination of frozen budgets, rising ... Read More »

Netherlands and Singapore among leaders on education research

Source: Getty Brought to book: Singapore is ranked top in reading, science and maths, according to the OECD’s PISA rating Smaller European countries such as the Netherlands and Asian city states like Singapore are among the world leaders in terms of high-quality education research, new data suggest. According to bibliometric data from Elsevier’s Scopus database of scholarly publications, research outputs ... Read More »

SBI PO Exam Pattern

SBI PO is conducted by State Bank of India to recruit Probationary Officers in SBI branches present across the country. The three phases included in SBI PO are Preliminary, Main and Group Discussion & Interview. In the year 2018, SBI PO Prelims exam is expected to be conducted in May 2018, while Main will be held in June 2018 for ... Read More »

BSEB 10th result 2017 declared. Here’s how to check results at biharboard.ac.in

The BSEB has postponed Class 10 results twice since 30 May following controversies related to the Class 12 results. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint New Delhi: The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) announced the Bihar Class 10 result 2017 on Thursday BSEB had announced the class 12 board results on 30 May this year for which 13.5 lakh students had appeared, according ... Read More »

Bihar Board class 10th results 2017 declared, only 50% pass exam

The class 10 board exams 2017 were conducted in March and at least 15 lakh students registered for the examination. Photo: Hindustan Times New Delhi: Bihar School Education Board (BSEB) has announced the results for matric Class 10 2017 exam on its official website biharboard.ac.in on Thursday. Out of the students who sat for the exam, 50.32% have passed, with ... Read More »

61% say India’s higher education system is antiquated: IBM survey

The IBM survey analysed results of recent studies on the state of higher education globally and how start-ups and skills needs are impacting higher education in India. Photo: Mint New Delhi: Higher education in India has a long way to go to keep up with changing times, results of an IBM India survey showed. The IBM study titled Upskilling India ... Read More »

Joseph K. Hart: Dealing with generational gap is one of the main challenges for managers around the world

Mumbai: Joseph K. Hart was appointed as chief executive officer and president of the 102-year-old Dale Cargenie Training in 2015. Present over 90 countries, the institute runs leadership training, professional development, performance improvement, leadership training, and employee engagement programmes across the globe. In an interview during his first visit to India, Hart said he believes the country is one the ... Read More »

NEET 2017 results likely to be declared by CBSE after 13 June

More than 11 lakh MBBS and BDS aspirants had appeared for the NEET 2017 exam. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is likely to declare the results of the National Eligibility-Cum-Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 after 13 June on its official website cbseneet.nic.in The CBSE was supposed to announce the NEET results 2017 on 8 ... Read More »

IIT JEE Advanced results 2017 to be declared on Sunday. Check results at jeeadv.ac.in

The results of Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Advanced 2017 will be declared on Sunday, 11 June at 10am. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint New Delhi: The results of Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Advanced 2017 for admission to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) will be declared on Sunday, 11 June at 10am. Students can check their results at: www.jeeadv.ac.in This year’s JEE ... Read More »

Fresh row at Osmania University after ban on political, public meetings on campus

On 26 April, Osmania University completed 100 years. Photo: Yunus Y. Lasania Hyderabad: A fresh row has erupted in Osmania University (OU) after the administration on Wednesday evening banned political and public meetings on the campus. “The primary objective of the university is purely academic and research oriented. It is, therefore, informed to all the concerned including the teachers, students ... Read More »