Over 7,000 exit BTech in IITs in last 5 yrs, lose coveted tag
This staggering dropout statistic was revealed by the Ministry of HRD in the Lok Sabha recently while making a statement on top engineering institutions like the IITs and Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) getting approval to provide the exit option to students.
Employability of graduates jumps to nearly 50% in 2019 from 33% in 2014: Survey
As per a report by Wheebox, People Strong and CII, there is a...
Dropout in IIT's M.Tech over 50%, fee hike surgical strike on uninterested students: IIT-Delhi head
The IIT Council led by Union HRD Minister...
MTech fees at IITs to rise by up to 900%
As of now, admission and tuition fees for an MTech course at IITs range between Rs 5,000- 10,000 per semester.
India gets maximum foreign students from Nepal, Karnataka favourite for higher education: HRD Ministry data
The total number of foreign students enrolled in higher education is 47,427.
Microsoft and IIT Roorkee partner for quantum computing
The course, has been structured by IIT Roorkee and Microsoft and the former will conduct lectures on quantum computing for a full semester.
B.Tech from IIT Bombay tops UPSC civil services exam
Kataria belongs to SC category and qualified the examination with mathematics as his optional subject.
IIT Hyderabad to offer full-fledged B.Tech program in Artificial Intelligence
It is the first institute to offer such a full-fledged B.Tech program in AI.
Rs 2,500 per year fee, free two-wheelers, laptops: It's sale season in engineering colleges
According to a report, as many as 34,642 seats remained vacant in Gujarat colleges this year.
7 BTech graduates had dragged Mehul Choksi to court for fraud in 2017
These BTech graduates had collected Rs 3 crore through crowdfunding, mortgage and aid from their parents to open Gitanjali Jewelery Retail's franchise in Delhi's Rajouri Garden in October 2013.
HRD Ministry defers decision to hike MTech fee in IITs
While the ministry had, in September, announced the decision of the IIT Council that it will implement the fee hike, the issue will again be taken up at the next meeting. The development comes against the backdrop of protests by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students against a recent fee hike. HRD Ministry officials, however, did not comment on the reasons behind the decision being put on hold.
Kid's education: Here's future cost of BTech, MBBS, MTech, MBA, BSc and how to save for it
ET Wealth shortlists some of the common courses, their current and expected future fees and suggests routes to fund them.
Computer science losing out, mechanical hot pick in BTech
Experts say industry growth, which translates into more jobs and higher incomes, is what decides the path that colleges and students take.
Modi government rolls out Rs 80,000 a month PhD grant to plug brain drain
PM Research Fellowships (PMRF) is part of Modi government's move to stop talents Indian students from taking up research scholarships abroad.
BTechs and MBAs in UP line up for sweepers’ jobs
The minimum qualification for the job is reading and writing abilities in Hindi. Despite this, a large number of highly qualified youth have applied for the job.
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