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Current Affairs/ September,29 2022
Six months later, a Delay in the distribution of 2 lakh textbooks for students in Uttar Pradesh

Six months have passed since the distribution of textbooks began in the state, and around two crore school textbooks are yet to reach students. There are about 1.92 crore students registered in 1.33 lakh schools in the state. Districts that lag in the distribution of textbooks to learners are Sant Kabir Nagar, Gorakhpur, Kushinagar, Sonbhadra, and Etawah.

Current Affairs/ September,21 2022
UNESCO Launches State of the Education Report for India 2022: Artificial Intelligence in Education

The UNESCO New Delhi Office annual flagship report- is based on comprehensive research. According to the press release Artificial Intelligence in Education- Here, There and Everywhere. The report is the fourth edition and is an annual flagship report.

Current Affairs/ September,17 2022
Students From Allahabad University Initiates Huge March Against Fee Hike

A bunch of students under the banner of 'Chhatrasangh Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti' have been protesting the fee hike at Allahabad University as the university has boosted the undergraduate fees by almost 400 percent, which is unacceptable to the students.

Current Affairs/ September,16 2022
UNICEF Will Set-Up Mobile Education Lessons For Earthquake-affected Children in Southeast Afghanistan Provinces

UNICEF- The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund has decided to set-up the mobile educational lessons for children who lost their family members due to the devastating earthquakes of June that bounced the southeastern regions of Afghanistan.

Current Affairs/ September,14 2022
UGC Issues Advisory For Students who want to be Admitted to ODL Programmes

University Grants Commission has issued an advisory for students- wishing to seek admission into Open distance learning (ODL) programmes. UGC has asked students to ensure that the status of the HEI they wish to apply for is approved by the commission.

Current Affairs/ September,10 2022
Jammu’s Higher Education Department Collaborated With IIM, IIT

The Higher Education Department will soon sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with IIM and Indian Institute of Technology IIT at Jammu in order to collaborate and coordinate research, teaching, and extracurricular activities.

Current Affairs/ September,08 2022
NTA Declared NEET UG 2022 Results: Check the List of Top Rankers, Marks, Cut-Off Marks

Candidates who appeared for the exam can check their NTA NEET UG results on the official website of NTA- ntaresults.nic.in and neet.nta.nic.in. The exam was conducted on 17 July 2020- with more than 95% of the registered candidates appearing in the exam. Tanishka from Rajasthan is the number one topper.

Current Affairs/ September,07 2022
Exams, Results, & Studies Primary Cause of Anxiety According to Survey Conducted by NCERT

National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) informed that according to a survey on mental health and well-being of students, more than 33 percent comply with peer pressure most of the time. The survey says that at least 73 percent of students are happy and satisfied with their school life, while over 45 percent of students are not satisfied with their body image.

Current Affairs/ September,05 2022
How Will UGC’s Plan of Clustering Colleges Have an Impact on Students?

UGC- the University Grants Commission issued new guidelines to transform colleges and universities into multidisciplinary institutions. According to the guidelines, institutes or colleges with poor enrollment and fewer resources can benefit by clustering with other institutions and helping students access more profitable facilities and take innovative courses.

Current Affairs/ August,31 2022
Delhi University UG Admission Process To Probably Start in September

The admission portal for the academic year 2022-23 has been set in place, which delivers an information bulletin and other relevant details. Delhi University has recently released a list of certificates and documents required for the admission process in undergraduate courses.

Current Affairs/ August,27 2022
IIT Kanpur Adds 23 New Examinations Centres For GATE 2023

The Insitute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT) announced new examination centres for the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE 2023). IIT Kanpur has added 23 new towns/cities to make sure that students do not have to travel too far.

Current Affairs/ August,27 2022
UGC Declares the List of Indian Fake Universities

On Friday, University Grant Commission released a list of fake universities in which several universities were declared fake by UGC. These have also been invalidated from granting any degree to the students.

Current Affairs/ August,23 2022
Education Minister Asks Australian Varsities To Set Up Campuses in India

On Monday, Union education minister- Dharmendra Pradhan invited Australian universities and skilling institutions to dig into the possibilities of setting up campuses in India and collaborating with their Indian institutions in other areas. On Monday, the Union Minister co-chaired the 6th meeting of the Australia-India Education Council (AIEC) with his Australian companion Jason Clare at Western Sydney University (WSU).

Current Affairs/ August,20 2022
India-Philippines Agree To Extend Ties in Education, Defense, Fintech, etc.

India and the Philippines have promised to extend their ties in various sectors- fintech, defense, security, civil aviation, and education. They took the decision on the 13th India-Philippines Foreign Office Consultations and the fourth Strategic Dialogue, which took place in Manila on Wednesday and Thursday

Current Affairs/ August,19 2022
NEP 2020 Aims to Make Education Accessible to All, says Minister Pradhan

Terming the National Education Policy (NEP) a knowledgeable document, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pardhan stated that NEP 2020 aims to make education extra accessible to everyone. He said that India's academic fraternities have a massive role to play in ensuring a rightful place for India to become a global leader. The National Education Policy 2020 is a path towards it.

Current Affairs/ August,18 2022
First Drone School By Assam Govt in Northeast

The Assam Electronics Development Corporation Ltd (AMTRON) has collaborated with EduRade- a start-up brooded at IIT-Guwahati, and IIM- Calcutta Innovation Park for the project. On Tuesday, August 16, Keshab Mahanta, Assam's Information Technology Minister, inaugurated the drone schools.

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