Shemilt appointed VP, Sommet Education

New Delhi, Jan. 23 -- Pete Shemilt has been appointed as Vice-President (Marketing and Enrolment) of Sommet Education, Bureaucracy Today has learnt.

He will be based in London, United Kingdom.

In his new role, Pete Shemilt will be responsible for providing overall leadership and expertise to the international marketing and enrolment teams of Sommet Education, ensuring the institutions' growth and brand awareness across markets.

"Sommet Educati... Read More

Tagore's Memorial Auditorium in Colombo

New Delhi, July 25 -- India laid foundation stone for Rabindranath Tagore Memorial Auditorium in the University of Ruhuna, Matara, Bureaucracy Today has learnt.

The foundation stone was laid by YK Sinha, High Commissioner of India on July 21, 2016.

As part of its development partnership with Sri Lanka in the field of higher education, the Government of India is undertaking a project to set up the Rabindranath Tagore Memorial Auditorium in the U... Read More

Tagore House wins Oak Grove Inter House Dramatics Competition with 'Kabuliwala'

Mussoorie, April 18 -- Inter House Dramatics of Oak Grove School was held under the roof of the school auditorium. Tagore House staged 'Kabuliwala', based on the famous story by Rabindranath Tagore. The play mesmerised the audience. Patel, Shivaji and Ashoka Houses performed 'Baal Majduri', 'Aladad Khan' and 'Daroga Ji Chori Ho Gaayi', respectively.The Chief Guest on the occasion was Principal JP Pandey. The event began with the school song by th... Read More

HS Final exams going on peacefully at Badarpur

BADARPUR, Feb. 21 -- The Higher Secondary Final Examinations, conducted by AHSEC, are also going on peacefully at the Badarpur Railway Higher Secondary School, where all total 59 candidates are appearing this year as also at Badarpur Nabin Chandra College, Karimganj College and several other examination centres of the district, informed the college principal of Karimganj district. Necessary instructions have also been issued to all the invigilato... Read More

Jagiroad to host inter college volleyball tourney

JAGIROAD, Feb. 21 -- The Gauhati University Inter College Volleyball Championship will be organised by the Jagiroad College at its college premises from March 8 to 10.

Dr Bhaben Ch Neog, principal of the Jagiroad College informed that the championship will be held for boys and girls.

For smooth conduct of the tournament, an eleven-member reception committee, along with six sub committees was constituted with Dr BC Neog, Dr Habibur Rahman and D... Read More

Examinees with visual impairment denied facilities

GUWAHATI, Feb. 21 -- In two separate incidents, it has come to light that students with visual impairment have been denied some basic facilities like right to appropriate scribe and extra time in the ongoing HSLC Exam 2017.

While students with visual impairment from Moran Blind School have been given scribes who are just VIIIth standard students, students of Jorhat Blind School have not been allowed the standard one hour extra time for a three-h... Read More

Workshop on CBCS held at Golaghat college

DERGAON, Feb. 21 -- A workshop on 'Implementation of Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) in Undergraduate Colleges of Dibrugarh University (DU)' was held at the Golaghat Commerce College recently.

The workshop was attended by Prof (Dr) Gopal Ch Hazarika of Department of Mathematics of DU as well as the Coordinator of CBCS Committee of DU and Prof (Dr) Jiten Hazarika of the Department of Statistics DU and a member of CBCS Committee as the resource ... Read More

Time for SEBA to follow CBSE system, says Gogoi

GUWAHATI, Feb. 21 -- Coming down heavily on the State government over SEBA's goof-up in distribution of HSLC Examination question papers, former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today said that it is time for the Board to follow the examination system of CBSE and also for educationists and academicians to play a bigger role in the functioning of the Board.

Addressing a press conference here, Gogoi also accused Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma of... Read More

Navajyoti win GSA cricket tie

GUWAHATI, Feb. 21 -- An all round show by Chanakya Sarma enabled Navajyoti Club to trounce Maharana Athletic Club by 68 runs in the Guwahati Sports Association's A Division Cricket League for the Indra Prova Dutta Memorial Trophy at the IIT ground today.

After scoring 39 in Navajyoti's total of 126 for six in 20 overs, Chanakya took four wickets to restrict the opponent for 58.

Brief scores: Navajyoti 126/6 (Chanakya Sarma 39, Abhijit Singha R... Read More

'Paper leak' media perception: Himanta

GUWAHATI, Feb. 21 -- Alleging that a section of media has 'created a false perception' about Monday's goof-up during the ongoing HSLC examination, Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today said that he will request Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal to relieve him from the Education department portfolio.

The Education Minister along with the Board of Secondary Education, Assam (SEBA) has been facing severe criticism after two examination centr... Read More