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IIM Alumnus Srikant Datar Appointed as the Dean of Harvard Business School

Indian-origin academician and economist Srikant Datar, who is an alumnus of the prestigious Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, has now been appointed the new Dean of the Harvard Business School.

Thursday October 15, 2020

NEP 2020: Education Minister to Address Students’ Queries on October 1

Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will address students’ queries on NEP 2020 on October 1.The live session will be held on education minister's official social media handle- Twitter and Facebook. The candidates can ask question with hashtag #NEPTransformingIndia on Twitter

Wednesday September 30, 2020

Udemy Launches Global Skills Gap Report; Indian Employees Highest After Brazil

Udemy released the “2019/2020 Global Skills Gap Report”, a special data survey report that provides a comprehensive look at the divide between job-seekers’ skills and the qualifications demanded by employers.

Friday September 25, 2020

Tamil Nadu Govt Partners with Coursera to Upskill Unemployed Youth Amid Covid-19

TN govt has partnered with Coursera to upskill 50,000 unemployed youth during Covid-19.It is part of Coursera’s global roll-out of the Workforce Recovery Initiative, where any state and country can provide unemployed workers with free access to online learning.

Wednesday September 23, 2020

IIT-G Convocation Goes Virtual, Student Avatars Get Medals

The 22nd convocation of IIT Guwahati created history by opting for a virtual medal distribution ceremony. Avatars of students received their degree certificates from the avatar of the institute director virtually.

Wednesday September 23, 2020