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CBSE UGC NET December 2014 Exam Notification

October 9, 2014 at 09:35PM

The Central Board Secondary education (CBSE) has opened online application process today, October 15 for National Eligibility Test (NET) December 2014 on behalf of UGC. Eligible candidates can apply online before November 15, 2014. The examination will be held nationwide on December 28, 2014.


Results: June 2014 UGC-CSIR NET Exam

September 27, 2014 at 10:20AM

The Human Resource Development Group at CSIR has declared the results of Joint UGC-CSIR NET-JRF Examination held on 22nd June 2014.

As per the criteria, 733 candidates have been qualified for the JRF (NET) CSIR and 1200 for JRF (NET) UGC  these are …

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UGC invites applications for Indira Gandhi Scholarships

September 7, 2014 at 09:22PM

In an effort to promote girls education, UGC has introduced a postgraduate Indira Gandhi scholarship for single girl child with an aim to compensate direct costs of girl education.

Applicants who are single girl child and eligible can apply to the…

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UGC to Grant Fellowship to Non-NET M.Phil and Ph.D Students

September 7, 2014 at 08:46PM

Applications are invited by Delhi University recently for the UGC Non-Fellowship scheme. The scheme is applicable for students pursuing M.Phil and Ph.D, who are not in receipt of any financial assistance from anywhere and are also registered with t…

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Cracking NET-SET: Route to Lecturership & Research

August 28, 2014 at 04:21PM

“A teacher should be an all rounder! For the 25 vacant lectureship posts, we received about 700 applications. Only NET qualifiers with good communication skills were selected,” reveals Valson Thampu, Principal, St. Stephen’s College, Delhi. National …

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GNDU coaching for UGC NET from Sept 16

August 27, 2014 at 11:17AM

All India Services Pre-Examination Training Centre of the Guru Nanak Dev University will provide 3 months coaching for UGC NET. The classes of CSIR for Life Sciences and Chemistry would also be conduct along with this from September 16 to December 15…

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UGC NET June 2014 Answer Keys Available to Download

August 26, 2014 at 09:08PM

After a long wait UGC released Answer Keys for UGC NET June 2014 Exam

  The Question Papers, Answer Keys and Online Feedback for UGC NET held on 29th June, 2014, are available upto 05-09-2014 (midnight). Click here to view/download:-


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Dates Extended for CSIR NET JRF December 2014 Exam

August 14, 2014 at 11:21AM

CSIR notified that the last date for deposit of fee and submission of Online Application has been extended up to 22 August 2014 and 23 August 2014

Important Dates:

Date of close of deposit of fee : 22 August 2014
Date of Close of Online Submi…

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CSIR UGC NET JRF 2014 Results to be Released Soon

July 24, 2014 at 06:24PM

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) which conducted CSIR UGC NET JRF on 22nd June 2014 and 29th June 2014 is expected to release CSIR UGC NET JRF result in its official website soon.

Candidates who appeared for CSIR UGC NET JRF 201…

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Apply for CSIR-UGC NET December 2014 Exam Online

July 18, 2014 at 05:59PM

Official CSIR UGC NET Notification for December 2014 Examination is Out. HRDG-CSIR is now accepting applications for December 2014 Exam which would be held on 21st December 2014 at various test centers across the nation.

Important Dates: 


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This school paid teachers $125,000 a year — and test scores went up

October 25, 2014 at 03:26PM

It's common to hear that teachers should be paid better — more like doctors and lawyers. In 2009, the Equity Project, a charter school in New York decided to try it: they would pay all their teachers …

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Honour for AMU Teacher

October 25, 2014 at 03:19PM

Dr. Ghazala Yasmin

Dr. Ghazala Yasmin, guest teacher, Department of Applied Mathematics, ZH College of Engineering and Technology at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has been awarded the “A K Agarwal Prize for Best…

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Wanted: 4 million teachers to achieve global primary education by 2015

October 25, 2014 at 03:17PM
Wanted: 4 million teachers to achieve global primary education by 2015

There are at present there are 29 million primary teachers working in classrooms around the world. Still in order to achieve universal primary education by 2015, another four million teachers will b…

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The craziest university tradition, EVER!

October 24, 2014 at 10:23PM

Every year, undergraduates in the Saint Andrews University, the oldest of the four ancient universities of Scotland, take part in a 600-year-old tradition called the Raisin Weekend.

Regarded as one o…

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PhD students in city say hike in stipend too little, too late

October 23, 2014 at 03:44PM

WHILE the Department of Science and Technology (DST) announced the much-delayed stipend hike for research scholars Tuesday, city’s PhD students from institutes like the Tata Institute of Fundamental…

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55 PhD candidates of Agra University lose degrees over laxity in research work

September 27, 2014 at 10:51PM

55 PhD candidates of Agra University lose degrees over laxity in research work

Fifty-five people who did research under Agra University will now have to remove the prefix "doctor" from their names, as the institute cancelled their doctorate degrees after experts found the researchers' work were not totally their own.


Delhi Government hired 6000 guest teachers, 10000 more likely to join

September 16, 2014 at 01:32PM

Delhi Government has hired more than 6,000 guest teachers and 10,000 more are expected to join soon to meet the needs of teachers at government schools, said a senior official and reported PTI.


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VNIT topper graduates to get chance to teach, Rs 50,000 stipend under ‘Trainee Teacher Programme’

September 15, 2014 at 11:04AM

The experience of lifetime Nagpur VNIT Student

VNIT is organizing a significant and a very unique ‘Trainee Programme’ for its topper Graduates, wherein these students will get an opportunity to teach at VNIT College itself and will receive a hef…

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Blind professor arms himself with Ph.D in commerce

September 15, 2014 at 10:48AM
R.Manikandan, first visually challenged person in the country to obtain a doctorate in Commerce has students in rapt attention  in Pollachi. (Photo: DC/File)
R.Manikandan, first visually challenged person in the country to obtain a doctorate in Commerce has students in rapt attention in Pollachi
“It took me 17 years to complete my Ph.D,” said R. Manikandan a professor at N.G.M. College, Pollachi. Being the first visually challenged person in the country to obtain a doctorate in Commerce, Manikandan was denied admission by a reputed college in Coimbatore several years ago.

NET exemption eludes PhD degree holders from Bihar

September 15, 2014 at 10:46AM

Recruitment rules vetted by the chancellor and adopted by the Bihar Public Service Commission for appointment to 3364 posts of assistant professors in the university and constituent colleges of the st…

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