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Panjab University’s PG, PhD degrees to be available online soon

Come 2018-19 session, Panjab University (PU) will not provide paper degrees to students of post-graduate and PhD courses. The academic awards, such as degrees, diplomas, certificates, marksheets, etc., will instead be made available online, providing students convenient access to their degrees without the risk of losing, spoiling or damaging...
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Can Career Ownership Be Family-Friendly?

What about family? It was briefly mentioned in previous articles as something to accommodate, and as part of your possible support system. Family commonly means any group of one or more adults with the children they care for, or it can be extended to mean a larger group involving parents, relatives and particular friends whom you view as family. Focus...
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Subtle bias against students may be present in online classes

A new study by education researchers suggests that the kind of subtle racial discrimination known as implicit bias found in brick and mortar classrooms may be present in online college classes. Researchers from Stanford, the University of California – Irvine and Vanderbilt University began by creating fictitious online student identities. They...
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JNU professor to be the new VC of Banaras Hindu University

Rakesh Bhatnagar, a professor of biotechnology at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), has been appointed as vice-chancellor of Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi, two government officials familiar with the development said on Friday. The government had shortlisted three candidates, which included Devendra Kumar Gupta, a surgeon from the All...
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