IBDP students excel in KiiT International School

Bhubaneswar: KiiT International School students have once again excelled in IBDP examination with the highest score of 40 points awarded to Sweta Moda. The brilliant performance of the students with several students scoring the coveted seven points (highest score possible in a subject) in individual subjects and the also highest grade of A in the […]

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BJEM School honours meritorious students

Bhubaneswar: The Buxi Jagabandhu English Medium (BJEM) School on Friday organised a special felicitation ceremony to honour at least 143 students who secured ranks in their classes, got full marks in various subjects and scored above 90 per cent marks in the All India Secondary School Examination (AISSE-Class-X) and All India Senior School Certificate Examination […]

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Plus-II first phase cut-off list out

Bhubaneswar: The School and Mass Education Department today declared the first phase cut-off and merit list for admission into higher secondary schools or junior colleges for Plus-II courses across the State. As per the list, Ravenshaw Higher Secondary School continued to remain the favourite for students opting Science stream. The school tops the Science cut-off […]

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SD&TE Minister visits Govt ITI, asks teachers to make youth job-ready

Cuttack: Skill Development and Technical Education (SD&TE) Minister Premananda Nayak on Saturday visited Government Industrial Training Institute (ITI) at Khapuria here and asked the teachers to impart improved training to make youth job-ready. This was the Minister’s first to the State-run institute after assuming charge of the Skill Development and Technical Education Department in May. […]

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Suggestions mooted on Draft National Education Policy

Sambalpur: Spandan, a voluntary organisation, in association with the Sambalpur district Primary Teachers’ Association has conducted a workshop on the draft National Education Policy here recently. Presided over by Jaykrushan Behera, the workshop witnessed the participation people from different walks of life like lawyer Satyanarayan Panda, academician Rajendra Panda, Arabinda Mohapatra and Sambalpur University Education […]

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Online Plus-III admission process begins in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Online admission into degree colleges for Plus-III courses started across the State at 11 am on Monday. The e-admission process into Plus-III courses at all degree, (self-financing) and Sanskrit colleges across the State is being held for the academic Session 2019-20. While online application is available on the website, http://www.samsodisha.gov.in, the last date to […]

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Bhubaneswar ILS scientist gets national award for research on anti-chikungunya virus

Bhubaneswar: In a major recognition, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar scientist Dr Soma Chattopadhyay has been selected for the Biotech Product, Process Development and Commercialization Award-2019 by the Department of Biotechnology of the Central Government. The award was given to her for her scientific contribution for development of antibodies against the non-structural proteins (nsP1, nsP2, […]

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Vedanta’s Shiksha Sambal helps 76% students crack Matric exam

Lanjigarh: Vedanta Lanjigarh’s flagship educational initiative ‘Shiksha Sambal’ has enabled 76% of the total number of students, who had appeared for the annual High School Certificate Examination (HSC) or Matriculation, to pass with flying colours in Kalahandi district. The overall district success rate in matriculation in Kalahandi stood at 59.76% followed by Rayagada 60.89%. In […]

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Sambalpur University celebrates Int’l Yoga Day

Sambalpur: The fifth International Yoga Day was celebrated at Sambalpur University on Friday, said a statement from the varsity. The celebration at the University was inaugurated by Vice Chancellor, Prof Deepak Kumar Behera. In his inaugural address, Prof Behera emphasised on the importance of yoga for physical and spiritual health and called upon the gathering […]

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National workshop on open educational resources  

Sambalpur: The Odisha State Open University (OSOU) in collaboration with the Commonwealth of Learning (COL), Canada organised a three-day national workshop on “Quality Assurance in Open Educational Resources” here recently. The workshop addressed the need for creating quality self-learning materials for the benefit of learners enrolled in various open and distant learning courses. Workshop facilitator […]

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