Education News – June 23, 2022

NIU Opens B.Tech Admissions

Noida International University (NIU) has announced the admissions for its B.Tech. program for the 2022-23 academic session. Courses include CSE (AI/ML/Data Science), Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, ECE (IoT), Mechanical Engineering (Industrial Robotics), Mechatronics Engineering, Information Technology and Biotechnology . The deadline to apply is July 31. To apply, visit https://admissions.niu.edu.in/ For details on eligibility and other criteria, visit https://niu.edu.in/

Applications open to Sanskriti University

Sanskriti University, Mathura is inviting applications for degree, undergraduate and postgraduate programs in Engineering, Management and Business, Education, Special Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Pharmacy, Agriculture, Fashion Design, Law and Legal Studies, Yoga and Naturopathy, Tourism and Hotel Management, Medical and Allied Sciences, Basic and Applied Sciences, Ayurveda, Unani and Nursing Courses. The deadline to apply is July 31. For more details on eligibility and how to apply, visit https://bit.ly/3zQQ8Bq

B.Sc. Poultry Science

The Suguna Institute of Poultry Management has opened applications for the three-year B.Sc. in Poultry Science for the academic year commencing in August 2022. The application deadline is end of July. Write to info@sugunainstitute.com or admissions@sugunainstitute.com to register

Innovate India Coding Championship

Coding Ninjas, in association with AICTE and the University of Chandigarh, has launched the “Innovate India Coding Championship (IICC) 2022” to encourage skill-based programming. Students pursuing BE, BTECH, BCA and MCA at any AICTE or UGC affiliated college can participate. The three-stage contest will take place online at the Coding Ninjas online coding portal and registered participants can enter from anywhere in the country. Registrations are open. Visit https://bit.ly/3HF9bQI to register.

Application deadline extended

Truman State University has extended the application deadline for STEM and non-STEM courses for the Fall 2022 intake. The institute invites applications for its Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry programs , statistics, psychology, accounting, economics, communication and business administration. Those interested can apply before July 15. On-campus classes are scheduled to begin from August 17, 2022. Visit https://international.truman.edu/southasia/ for details.

VES Colleges launches three new courses

VES College of Arts, Science and Commerce has launched three new full-time stand-alone undergraduate courses: B. Com. (Finance), B.Com. (E-commerce) and Graduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology. Students can apply online at www.ves.ac.in/vesasc

Cloud Computing Certification Program

The Academy of Continuing Education (ACE), Shiv Nadar University, NCR Delhi and Jigsaw have teamed up to launch a cloud computing certification program. The eight-month course will start from August 2022 and will cover AWS, Azure, Google Cloud and other end-to-end cloud concepts. Upon successful completion, Shiv Nadar Delhi NCR University will award a certificate of completion and an academic transcript equivalent to 15 credits. Applications are open. Apply at https://ace.snu.edu.in/cloud-computing

RICS School of Built Environment Admissions Open

The RICS School of Built Environment, Amity University is inviting applications for full-time Honors Built Environment courses for the 2022 academic year. The Institute offers an undergraduate course (BBA in Real Estate and Infrastructure and four postgraduate courses: MBA in Real Estate and Urban Infrastructure, MBA in Construction Project Management, MBA in Construction Economics and Quantity Surveying, and Graduate Diploma in Facilities Management. For details on eligibility and how to apply, visit https://www.ricssbe.org/

VISTA International Sustainability Challenge

MBA students at IIM Bangalore will host the VISTA International Sustainability Challenge, the international case competition within the framework of VISTA 2022. It is an opportunity for students to show their business acumen and analytical ability to solve a real-world challenge. The deadline to register is July 22. For more details and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3n2bLa8

Lexicon MILE Presents Cryptocurrency Courses

Lexicon MILE has introduced a professional certification program on “Basics of Cryptocurrency and Financial Portfolio Management”. This is one of 10 additional certifications provided to all students as part of their management program. Students will learn the basics of cryptocurrency and Bitcoin, how to manage their financial portfolio, how to make data-driven investment decisions, and more.

Pre-selected learning spiral

Online exam solution provider Learning Spiral has been selected by the e-Assessment Association, London as one of the finalists for implementing the best summative exam of the year worldwide. This was for work done for Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal where they conducted an AI proctored online semester exam.

Alain Ducasse visits the ISH Gurugram campus

Alain Ducasse, founder of Ecole Ducasse and Michelin-starred chef traveled to India to inaugurate the first campus of Ecole Ducasse, at the Indian School of Hospitality (ISH) in Gurugram. The visit will strengthen the partnership between ISH and Ecole Ducasse, both part of Sommet Education’s global network of schools. Culinary programs taught at Ecole Ducasse in India include undergraduate courses, diplomas and certificates.

Launch of the sixteenth edition of Marketing Management

Pearson has launched the 16th edition of Philip Kotler’s Marketing Management. The book is co-authored by academics Prof. Kevin Lane Keller, Prof. Alexander Chernev, Prof. Jagdish N. Sheth and Prof. G.Shainesh. The Indian edition will provide enriched learning and pedagogy based on the new marketing realities, disruptions in business models and evolved paradigms due to globalization.

Five students from Aakash+BYJU win a trip to NASA

Five students from Aakash + BYJU’S have been selected for an all-expenses-paid educational trip to NASA. The winners were selected based on their scores in the Aakash National Talent Hunt Exam (ANTHE) 2021. The winners are Varun Kumar from Delhi, Naina Parihar from Gwalior, Anshul Sah from Bengaluru, Alok Kumar Singh from Varanasi and Sakshi Lather by Rohtak. .

TDV hosts a photography exhibition

The Design Village (TDV) organized a photography exhibition in collaboration with travel photographer Aman Chotani, who shared his experiences and gave an overview of his project, The Last Avatar. His works were exhibited across campus as part of the event.

STEM Science Centers

Wabtec Corporation, in collaboration with STEM Learning, inaugurated a STEM Science Center at Karnataka Public School in Dodda Banaswadi. The center will provide approximately 3,000 children in grades 1-10 with access to interactive science learning and opportunities to learn, develop and grow through various mentorship programs.

MoU and partnerships

Based in Bangalore RV University has signed memorandums of understanding with Old Dominion University in the United States, Teesside University in the United Kingdom and Ziroh Labs. Students and faculty from the School of Business and Finance, School of Design and Innovation, School of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Economics as well as School of Liberal Arts and Science will benefit from this global exhibition .

Tarini Kapur has partnered with another government school and Panchayat Ghar in Naukuchital, Nainital district to provide students with better access to modern education. His initiatives, Star in Me and It Takes A Village, will equip both facilities with books, stationery, educational toys, Hindi STEM kits and other content.

Friendship University, Uttar Pradesh has signed a technology transfer agreement with Vedic Vigyan Creations LLP, New Delhi, facilitated by its Directorate of Innovation and Technology Transfer (DITT). Organic products developed by Amity scientists and researchers will now be promoted by Vedic Vigyan Creations. The institute has also signed a MoU with National Institute of Sowa Rigpa (NISR), Ministry of AYUSH, for the project “Elicitation for Enhancement of Secondary Metabolites Production in Cold Desert Plants of the Ladakh region” by Dr. Swati Madan and Dr. Maryam Sarwat of Friendship University.

MyHealthcare has partnered with Ashoka University to build evidence-based clinical research in hypertension, cardiovascular disease and diabetes. The partnership aims to research and create clinical models that will help deliver better care outcomes.

Events at SAI Schools

SAI International Education Group inaugurated a “Galaxy of Stars” astronomy section to share space knowledge and cultivate the spirit of scientific inquiry in children. The group also launched the SAI internship program for students in grades 9-12. It also hosted a 10-day e-Summer Fiesta Season 3.0 for students from SAI International School (SIS), SAI International Residential School (SIRS), and SAI Angan.

Center for Design, Fine and Performing Arts

Parul University launched the Center for Design, Fine and Performing Arts, which was inaugurated by actor Dia Mirza. The building has been equipped with laboratories and creative spaces and workshops, an audio recording and editing studio, a music studio, film screening rooms, animation studios and high-tech visual effects and film studios, as well as libraries and resource centers.

The scholarship recipients are graduates of ATLAS SkillTech University

ATLAS SkillTech University hosted a graduation ceremony for its first batch of University Scholars who completed programs in Design (ISDI), Management, Entrepreneurship (ISME), Hospitality, Media, Digital Marketing, Film and Animation. Entrepreneur and philanthropist Ronnie Screwvala was the guest chef.

Organized Mini-Med course

St. George’s University (SGU), in association with the Ramaiah Group of Institutions, has organized the “Mini-Med Course 2022” for students to explore their medical education prospects through a range of engaging sessions, labs skills, campus tours and workshops.

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