Princess of Sharjah lauds Indian higher education system

Princess of Sharjah said educational institutions in India were developing rapidly. Princess of Sharjah lauds Indian higher education system  |  Photo Credit: Getty Images Coimbatore: Princess of Sharjah, Sheikha Hend Bint Faisal Al-Qassemi on Monday lauded the Indian higher education system and medical institutions, saying it was on par with those abroad. She said Indian talents have […]

What Budget 2019 Needs To Do To Boost India’s Flailing Higher Education Institutions

Mumbai: India is not investing adequately in its demographic dividend–the world’s largest–and its potential will slide further if the government’s last budget before general elections does not acknowledge this fact. India’s expenditure on higher education as a percentage of its total budget has remained largely stagnant, hovering around an average 1.47% over 12 years to 2018-19. […]

Higher education 2018: Far from turning the page

Are we turning the page on making some fundamental shifts in the way Indian institutes of higher learning are being equipped to deliver quality education and being granted the freedom to operate? Not quite. In fact, despite all the good intentioned policy announcements, academicians and some of the business leaders involved with the running of […]