Singapore-based GIIS to launch first SMART Campus in Pune

Singapore-headquartered Global Indian International School (GIIS) is set to launch its first SMART Campus in Pune.


Indian consulate in Dubai issues warning about fake universities

The Indian consulate in Dubai has issued an advisory to Indian students studying in offshore campuses of Indian Universities in the United...


Increase in number of Indian students applying to UK universities

The latest data revealed by the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS), the UK's centralised university application system, has...


Singapore’s Education Ministry invites scholarship applicants from India

The Ministry of Education (MoE) of Singapore is inviting applications from Indian students for the Singapore Airlines (SIA) Youth...


Dubai to assign star ratings to universities

In a bid to ensure quality education to its students, Dubai has initiated a star rating system for all branches of international...


Focus on Indian universities at UAE’s International Education Show 2020

The Sharjah Expo Centre is all set to organise ‘Career Utsav’ as a part of the International Education Show in January 2020 to apprise...


World University rankings: Singapore universities rank highest in Asia Pacific

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU) and National University of Singapore (NUS) have risen one place to be ranked joint 11th in...


Indian Foreign Ministry scholarship applications open for diaspora students

The Indian Ministry of External Affairs has opened applications for its Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children (SPDC) for the academic...

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Lots to learn from draft Indian education policy

India’s draft National Education Policy 2019 is in the news for the wrong reasons. Political parties from the Southern part of India were...


DSA applications to begin on May 8, with streamlined process

The Direct School Admission (DSA) exercise will be open for applications from May 8 through June 4 this year, with a simplified and...


Students graduating in Singapore to receive tamper-proof digital certificates

Graduates of Singapore from local schools – including secondary schools, junior colleges and tertiary institutions – will receive...


India, UK experts discuss clean cooling solutions as The Only Planet heats up

Experts from UK and India put their heads together in London to work out sustainable cooling solutions for mankind even as planet getting...


Fake University Sting: Embassy of India issues an advisory for Indian students

Following the US authorities’ sting operation last month which led to the arrest of 129 Indians enrolled at a fake university run by...


Atul Temurnikar: Making education smart and affordable

Atul Temurnikar Co-founder and Chairman of GIIS (Global Indian International School) is obsessed with giving Indians abroad the best...

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NISTH launches in Singapore to study impact of technology on human society

NTU, one of the most prestigious and top institutions in Asia, has established the NTU Institute of Science and Technology for Humanity...


Digital marketing course to be launched by NUS-ISS, SMA and IAS to address digital skills gap

In an industry-first collaboration, NUS-ISS, SMA and IAS have jointly designed a programme to address the digital skills gaps in the local...


Singapore to replace GCE O and N Levels with common national exam by 2027

The new common national exam will complement the subject-based banding system that is set to replace streaming in secondary schools.


Singapore's higher education system top in Asia: QS ranking

A total of 14 university departments in Singapore has been ranked in the global top 10 list for their respective fields.


IT graduates enjoy highest employment rate, command highest median salary in 2018

IT and digital technologies graduates from the Class of 2018 had the highest full-time permanent employment rate at 91.7 percent.


NTU and University of California sign MoU for expanding collaboration

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) of Singapore and the University of California signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today for...


GIIS SMART Campus launch signals new wave of modern schooling

Global Indian International School (GIIS) in Singapore launched its flagship SMART Campus last week, combining 21st-century pedagogy with...


Singapore GCE A-Level examination to be declared on February 22

The results of the 2018 Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education Advanced Level (GCE A-Level) examination will be released on...


SMU partners DBS to promote sustainability, launch Singapore's first sustainability major

Key programmes of the DBS-SMU Sustainability Initiative include the introduction of Singapore’s first sustainability major, as well as...


NUS lets students design their own modules to pursue passions

Students who enrol at the National University of Singapore (NUS) in the new academic year will get to choose what they want to learn, how...


Fake University Sting: India gets consular access to 117 detained students

The Government of India has continued to closely monitor the detention of Indian students who were allegedly enrolled in a fraudulent...