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AICTE to help unemployed engg grads take start-up route

New Delhi: The All Indian Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has drawn up a scheme…
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Why have India’s engineers become second-class citizens?

Today marks the 157th birth anniversary of Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya, modern India’s first engineer. Sir…
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Bad loans snowball in education sector as engineering, MBA grads battle unemployment

New Delhi: In 2010, Devendra Vishwakarma took a loan of over Rs 3.62 lakh from…
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Unemployable engineers: AICTE to send 1,000 tech teachers abroad for PhD

New Delhi: Amid concerns over poor quality of graduates being churned out by the engineering…
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Digital India: Government hand-picks Hackathon teams; to offer ₹25 lakh for start-ups

Nearly two years since it’s launch, the Union government has come up with another plan…
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Move over IIT and NIT, techies can now opt for Ph.D. courses in other engineering colleges

New Delhi: In a bid to speed up research in technical field, full-time Ph.D courses for…