Scholarship worth Rs 2 cr given to students

Sri Sai Ram Education Institution’s founder-chairman Leo Muthu’s fourth year anniversary and remembrance gathering was held at his memorial in Sai Ram Engineering College here Wednesday. Continue Reading

Survey finds engineering education in Tamilnadu in crisis

A survey conducted in Tamilnadu among a cross-section of stakeholders about the state of engineering education and job scenario for fresh engineers in the State, has seen a call for reducing the number of seats in such colleges by half. Continue Reading

India delivers mixed show in 2019 Asian varsity rankings

The other Indian universities making the cut to be counted within this year’s elite 100 include IIT Bombay and Roorkee at joint 54th, JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research (62), IIT Kharagpur (76), IIT Kanpur (82) and IIT Delhi (91) Continue Reading

Anna University begins approval of new colleges

Following All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) announcing the approval process for 10,495 existing technical institutions / deemed universities in the country and for new upcoming institutions for the academic year 2019-20, Anna University, for its part, has started examining the applied colleges for required facilities and infrastructure. Continue Reading

Chennai student gets Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar 2019 award

Aswath Suryanarayanan, a resident of Saligramam, has bagged the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar 2019 award under the category Bal Sakthi Puraskar by the Government of India for his innovations in the subject of astrophysics and astronomy. Continue Reading