COVID-19: Central University of Odisha shut for 7 days

Koraput, January 13: In view of the rising trend in COVID-19 infection rate, the authorities of Central University of Odisha, Koraput have decided to close the university office, library and the laboratories for a period of seven days, including Saturday and Sunday with effect from Thursday. “All teaching and non-teaching staff are directed to carry […]

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Amid Omicron scare, Odisha closes colleges, varsities from January 10

Bhubaneswar, January 7: The State Government on Friday decided to close down all colleges & universities and its hostels from January 10 in view of the rapid increase in COVID-19 cases. “All colleges, universities, technical educational institutions (other than medical colleges, nursing colleges & institutions under control of Health & Family Welfare Department) under the […]

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Dharmendra launches NEAT 3.0

New Delhi, January 3: Union Education Minister and Skill Development Minister on Monday Dharmendra Pradhan launched NEAT 3.0, a single platform to provide the best-developed ed-tech solutions and courses to students of the country. The Minister also launched AICTE prescribed technical books in regional languages. Speaking on the occasion Pradhan said that NEAT will be […]

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Padhe Bharat campaign launched

Delhi, January 1: Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday launched a 100-day reading campaign ‘Padhe Bharat’. The campaign is in alignment with the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 which emphasises on promotion of joyful reading culture for children by ensuring availability of age appropriate reading books for children in local/mother tongue/regional/tribal language. Padhe Bharat […]

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IIT-Bhubaneswar Research Park to host Open Challenge for Incubating Start‐ups in AR‐VR 

Bhubaneswar, December 27: The Research & Entrepreneurship Park of IIT Bhubaneswar (IITBBS‐REP) is all set to host an open challenge programme (OCP) in AR‐VR as a part of its endeavour to help creating an entrepreneurial ecosystem in AR‐VR in the country, especially in Odisha by on boarding start‐ups both in physical and virtual mode. The […]

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Talk on ‘Implications of Social Science on Health Determinants’ 

Koraput, December 25: The Department of Sociology, Central University of Odisha (CUO), Koraput has recently organised a special lecture on ‘Implications of Social Science on Health Determinants’. The special lecture has been delivered by Dr. Kalyan Brata Saha, a noted scientist from NIRTH-ICMR, Jabalpur. Prof. Sharat Kumar Palita, Vice-Chancellor in charge of the University also […]

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XIM University accomplishes 100% placement for its 34th Batch of MBA

Bhubaneswar, December 18: This year, with an average of Rs 17.54 lakh per annum for the flagship MBA Business Management program and Rs 15.12 lakh per annum in the MBA Human Resource Management programme, Xavier Institute of Management (XIM) University, Bhubaneswar has successfully placed all its management students. For the Business Management Programme, the institute […]

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Odisha: ‘Ethics & Values’ now a compulsory subject at UG level

Bhubaneswar, December 18: The Odisha Government has introduced a new compulsory course titled “Ethics and Values” at the undergraduate (UG) level. The book for the first unit of this course is released on Saturday by Higher Education Minister Arun Sahoo who attended the book release function of the Odisha State Higher Education Council as chief […]

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DCDFCs to resolve problems being faced by colleges

Bhubaneswar, December 3: Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mohapatra on Friday directed all district Collectors to operationalise District College Development Facilitation Centers (DCDFCs) for addressing the problems, particularly administrative support, being encountered by the colleges. He gave this direction over video conferencing held from the State Lokseba Bhawan wherein Principal Secretary Higher Education Saswat Mishra outlined […]

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Odisha  CM dedicates 239 more transformed Govt High Schools

Bhubaneswar, November 29: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday dedicated another 239 transformed Government High Schools in six districts as part of the 5T High School Transformation programme. With this, transformation of at least 1,075 schools across Odisha has been completed in the first phase. The Chief Minister inaugurated 90 transformed schools in Angul district, […]

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