Sankar Kumar Som: New director of IIT Kharagpur

Professor Sankar Kumar Som is the new director of IIT Kharagpur. Som had joined the institute in 1976 as a faculty in the mechanical engineering department and then became the dean of under graduate studies of IIT-KGP. He will now be the officiating director as well as the dean of under graduate studies. Professor Som is succeeding Damodar Acharya. More...

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By Correspondent On Monday, October 1st, 2012

Brigadier Syed Ahmad Ali appointed as AMU’s new pro-vice chancellor

Brigadier (Retired) Syed Ahmad Ali has been appointed as the pro-vice chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). The announcement was made by Vice Chancellor Lt Gen (retired) Zameer Uddin Shah. Brigadier Ali More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Punjab Government to appoint 665 ITI Instructors

The Punjab State Government has decided to appoint 665 instructors who will soon fill the vacant posts  across the state. The Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) will also get requisite infrastructure to enable More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

Dr. Surajit Mitra appointed as IIFT Director

Dr. Surajit Mitra Dr. Surajit Mitra has been apponited as the Director for Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi. An Ex-secretary, Government of India, Mitra has assumed the charge after K T Chacko demitted More...

By Correspondent On Monday, September 24th, 2012

UGC to implement 10 yr fixed term for college principals

The University Grants Commission is likely to implement a fixed 10 years tenure for college principals. In a recently held meeting the review panel constituted by the commission has recommended the fixed tenure More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Prof. Indranil Manna has been appointed as the new Director of IIT-Kanpur

Prof. Indranil Manna Prof. Indranil Manna has been appointed as the new director of IIT-Kanpur. President of India in his capacity as Visitor of the premier institute has approved Manna’s appointment. The tenure More...

By Correspondent On Monday, September 3rd, 2012

IIT Alumnus appointed as the Director of Nitte Management Institute

Prof K. Sankaran IIT-Kharagpur Alumnus, Prof K. Sankaran has been appointed as the new Director of Justice KS Hegde Institute of Management at Nitte in Udupi district. He did his PhD from Kent State University, More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Dr. Surjit Singh Pabla appointed as President of JECRC University

JECRC University is a private university located in the city of Jaipur.  The JECRC Foundation established twelve years ago to promote education in engineering, science, management, pharmacy and pure & applied More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

RC Sobti becomes first VC of DAV University

R C Sobti Professor R C Sobti, the former vice-chancellor of Panjab University has been appointed as the VC of DAV University, located at Jalandhar. The university would be a deemed universit. A decision in this More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Koneru Ramakrishna Rao: Chancellor of AP’s GITAM University

Koneru Ramakrishna Rao Founder-president of GITAM University MVVS Murthi appointed Koneru Ramakrishna Rao in his place, as the Chancellor of GITAM University, Andhra Pradesh. It is for the first time that a deemed More...