Declarations of Intent and Cooperations
Kotak Mahindra Bank recently co-announced its CSR association Pragati Pratishthan Supporting special education for hearing-impaired children in tribal communities. It funded the renovation of Nilesh Laxman Murdeshwar School for the Hearing Impaired.
Project EKA Foundation and Barista coffee The company recently collaborated under the Sharda project umbrella to provide free, quality education to underprivileged students.
ICT Academyrecently partnered with service nowto bring its digital training and skills program to more than 1,000 ICT Academy partner institutions, benefitting teachers and students.
Aditya Birla World Academy and Ujaas recently collaborated to promote menstrual hygiene in rural India.
National Educational Society for Tribal Students, an autonomous organization formed under the Ministry of Tribal Affairs recently co-signed a memorandum of understanding 1M1B Foundation To train teachers and students at the Eklavya Model Residential Schools.
Miles Education recently partnered with Yesha’s Academy to demonstrate New Age accounting skills to accounting and finance professionals.
mphase, recently awarded a ₹18 crores grant to Ashoka University through its CSR branch to expand the Mphasis Laboratory of Machine Learning and Computational Thinking at the university. The partnership will also lay the foundation for Digital Makerspace to increase engagement and experiential learning within the student community.
Vedantualong with Space2Growrecently launched the Online Child Safety Benchmarking Framework and proposed internal standards and criteria to ensure services are safe and standardized for all stakeholders, especially children.
events and launches
Rana group recently launched Erisha EduSupport to provide training and mentoring to students around the world, empowering them to fulfill their dreams of higher education in India and abroad.
UPES recently hosted its flagship conclave, Education Tomorrow, which focused on the future of education and its transformative power to impact the world.
CMR University recently celebrated Founders Day by awarding 169 scholarships and 20 leadership awards.
Manipal Academy of Higher Education A convocation was recently held where over 5,000 students were congratulated.
Satyug Darshan Vidyalaya recently celebrated its 22nd Founders Day titled Parivartan.
KnowledgeHut upGrad recently launched its new line of online self-study programs with 73 courses.
career starter recently opened 12 study abroad centers in eight cities to meet the post-pandemic demand for international study destinations.
School of Allied Health Sciences, at International University of Noidarecently conducted a one-day health awareness camp in Bhaipur Brahmanan village to provide students with a basic understanding of health care systems.
Shiv Nadar School, Noida, has recently launched its international and integrated arts festival Kaafila with the motto “Take pride in love”.
Jetking Infotrain recently held its annual tech expo, Cybermania, with an exhibition of projects designed by students.
SYNERGY-2022, a three-day tech fest, was recently organized by SGT University. The main guest was Bandaru Dattatreya, governor of Haryana.
The Academy School (TAS)Pune, recently ran a teacher training program on national education policy and Finnish teaching methods.
Indian Institute of Art and Design, Delhi, and the Kingston School of Art, London, recently collaborated to launch JAMBOREE, a creative amalgamation of views and ideas on design. Six online lectures were held with prominent speakers from both institutes.
RV University recently hosted India’s first Teen Indie Film Awards (TIFA) 2022. Student filmmakers’ contributions explored personal and universal themes.
Ujjval World School recently organized UDAAN, an inter-school competition in which over 102 students from 12 schools took part.
PrepInsta recorded internships of over 18,857 students in October. Over 475 companies have hired PrepInsta Prime students.
ekya schools, in partnership with CMR National Pre-University College, recently launched its first Model United Nations offline conference for Grades 9-12 students, with a committee for Grades 6-8 students.
Under the Know India Initiative from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 40 international delegates from over 14 countries recently visited the ARCH College of Design and Business to learn more about the design and crafts practiced in India.
Bipin Nair, Dean, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeethams Life Science, School of Biotechnology, was recently appointed Vice Chair of one of the five Special Interest Groups (SIG) of the India AMR Innovation Hub (IAIH), a national level body dedicated to research related to antimicrobial resistance.
Whistling Woods International School of Media and Communication recently hosted the second edition of the Masterclass Marathon featuring outstanding women leaders from the business, media and entertainment industries.
Amity School of Communication recently organized a one-day workshop and competition, Ad-Vantage: Ad Film Making Competition, led by advertiser Lloyd Baptista.
Project based learning school in Bangalore tapas has launched a hackathon “Jaga” to redesign the school campus to make classrooms more flexible and more conducive to learning for children. The initiative focuses on initiating dialogue and developing new ideas to promote better student-teacher relationships and engaging learning environments in schools. Attendees will also have the opportunity to take part in a tapas master class on space planning.
The Academic Academy of KL Desired university held a faculty development program on the fundamentals of content creation for virtual reality environments with Unity. The company also launched its Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS) program after signing a Memorandum of Understanding with Purdue University, USA.
Sunil Kumar, Provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Johns Hopkins University, was recently named Tufts University’s next president.
Jean-Noël Barrot, French Minister for Digital Transformation and Telecommunications, and delegates from the French Embassy in India recently visited us Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi Indo-French cooperation to be considered.
KIIT College of Engineering recently organized a three-day international conference SPECOM-2022 in hybrid mode in cooperation with institutes and societies such as IIT Dharwad, IGDTUW, KLU, SPCRAS and others.
GHCL Foundation Trust has recently taken over five MCD schools in the South Delhi Zone as part of its CSR initiatives to provide support in the maintenance and upkeep of these schools.
The Lexicon Management Institute of Leadership and Excellence recently Quaiser Khalid, IPS, Commissioner of Police Railways, Mumbai, hosted a leadership lecture for his management students.
PFH German University recently organized a day at the airport with glider flights for its students as part of the “Agile Project Management” module.
Anant National University Anant School of Climate Action was part of the COP27 climate talks recently held in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.
The World University of Design recently celebrated National Design Guru Day with congratulations Prof Archana Shastri as a design guru.
Vaishali Londhe from SVKM NMIMS’ Shobhaben Pratapbhai Patel School of Pharmacy and Technology Management (SPPSPTM) recently received a patent for their research into fabricating microneedles with improved drug loading and delivery systems.
The Praxis Business School’s Postgraduate Program in Data Science (PGPDS) was recently ranked number one in the country by Analytics India Magazine for the second time.
Samsung recently announced the top three winning teams of the inaugural Solve for Tomorrow competition in India. Sputnik Brain, Udaan and Alpha Monitor will receive a total grant of ₹1 crore and a six-month incubation from the Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer (FITT), IIT Delhi.
Gaurav Bhanot, Ishan Pandita, Shubham Pawar and Aishwarya FungeskarB. Tech Computer Science and Engineering students in their fifth semester at the Amity School of Engineering and Technology, recently won first prize at the international hackathon SUNHACKS 2022.
SIMATS School of Engineering recently hosted AGNITO 2022, an awards ceremony to recognize and celebrate 550 achievements by teachers and students.
surveys and research
Recent research from University of East Anglia and RV University, Bengaluru, shows that Indian women have no training opportunities in agriculture and are the least likely to receive training to improve their skills or work in another sector.
A poll by BridgeLabzthematic Engineers Preference Index, recently found that over 77.78% of engineering graduates who take additional online certification courses believe it helps them find secure employment more efficiently.
A recent survey by Apply board on Top Trends in International Education showed that when students considered study abroad opportunities, the most important things they thought about were tuition costs, post-graduation job opportunities, and cost of living. Top fields of study were business, management and economics; engineering and technology; sciences; and health sciences. The report can be found at https://bit.ly/3VbvrHF