Category: Education Institutes

Distance learning MBA

With India emerging as a major destination for `health tourists’, numerous two to five-star general and specialist hospitals are mushrooming across the country.This has led to a rise in demand for professional health administrators who can efficiently manage hospitals and healthcare institutions. India’s healthcare sector is estimated to touch $160 billion by 2017 due to…

Maharashtra refuses nod for extra divisions in colleges

MUMBAI: The state government is not interested in expanding higher education resources. This year, it has refused to grant permission to any public university interested in starting additional division in their affiliated colleges. An RTI application filed by activist Anil Galgali has revealed that the government turned down all applications for additional divisions. Put together,…

Coimbatore’s Bharathiar University continues to violate UGC norms on off-campus centres

COIMBATORE: Even though the University Grants Commission has warned state government-run universities against offering distance education programmes outside the state, Bharathiar University continues to flout the norms. UGC had sent a notice to the university registrar demanding an explanation on why the university continues to violate the norms despite receiving the warning. In August, the…

Technical paper presentation at Manipal Institute of Technology

MANIPAL: The Technical Paper Presentation Competition has yet again validated itself as an indispensable part of TechTatva. It witnessed several technical papers presented by the students of Computer Science, Information Technology, and Computer and Communication Engineering, Mechanical engineering branches. The event had a preliminary round which comprised an online submission of abstracts and were evaluated…