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Where does India get foreign students from?

New Delhi, Sept. 23 -- Contrary to public perception that only Indians go abroad to study, in 2018-19, India was home to 47,427 foreign students from 164 countries, including 1,518 from the US, as per... Read More


India's higher education student population grows by 8 lakh: HRD ministry

New Delhi, Sept. 21 -- India's student population in higher education grew by 800,000 in 2018-19 as against the previous year taking the absolute number of such students to 37.4 million, the human res... Read More


Indian gig workers may get health, disability and maternity benefits

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- Millions of gig workforce in India, often referred as lonely in the workplace, may soon get life and disability insurance, health and maternity benefits among others as the unio... Read More


Draft Social Security code is out: Five things you need to know

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- After years of deliberations, the union government has finally circulated the draft social security code, a key labour law proposal that seeks to amalgamate a clutch of existing... Read More


6,000 institutes must finish accreditation by 2022, says AICTE

New Delhi, Sept. 18 -- Around 6,000 institutes, including B-schools and engineering colleges, will have to complete the accreditation process for all courses before 2022 to meet the minimum standard i... Read More


How delay in EPFO interest payment impacts lakhs of subscribers

New Delhi, Sept. 18 -- Seven months have passed since the Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) announced interest rate for 2018-19. However, the interest amount is yet to be credited to the ac... Read More


IIMs extend CAT registration date following unseasonal floods in several states

New Delhi, Sept. 17 -- The Indian Institutes of Management on Tuesday extended the registration deadline by a week for their admission entrance -Common Admission Test (CAT) to accommodate students who... Read More


Are IITs getting serious about going global?

New Delhi, Sept. 17 -- With a series of initiatives, India's premier engineering and technology schools, the IITs, are getting serious about going global. It's nearly two decades late, as one of the ... Read More


IITs to hold entrance exam in US with eye on students, faculty

New Delhi, Sept. 17 -- With a series of initiatives, India's premier engineering and technology schools, the IITs, are getting serious about going global. It's nearly two decades late, as one of the ... Read More


India to fund 1,000 PhD fellowships for ASEAN students at IITs

New Delhi, Sept. 16 -- India on Monday formally launched an initiative to fund 1,000 scholars from south east Asian countries to pursue PhD at its 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), a move tha... Read More