Graduate students from Glasgow and Pune have already been identified along with staff in the fields of physics, chemistry, education and biology to make visits between the two cities.
The University of Calcutta, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune and the University of Glasgow have joined hands with a funding of Rs 1.4 crores in order to promote knowledge and research collaborations between the institutions.
The funds have been sourced from Erasmus+ internat
Next year onwards, the Department of Science and Technology (DST) will mentor thousands academically proficient girls to help them gain admission into the National as well as Indian institutes of technology.
Around 50,000 girls currently in Class X, who will achieve top ranks in their respective boards, will be chosen under this programme, DST secretary Ashustosh Sharma said at the 57th Prof S P Agharkar Memorial Oration at Agharkar Research Institute on Saturday.
Sharma said pilot pro
An integrated portal will be launched in January where industries can book slots to use infrastructure available in academic and research institutions, revealed Ashutosh Sharma, secretary of the Department of Science and Technology, at the sidelines of a programme held at Agharkar Research Institute on Saturday.
However, when enquired about the lack of funding in fundamental research institutes, thereby, forcing them to cut down on equipment and other resources, Sharma denied the allegation and
Fewer Jobs For Scientists In India'
The new director of Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune, Jayant Udgaonkar, expressed concern over the shortage of funds and lack of institutes dedicated to scientific research in the country .
Since expenditure on science is abysmal it is leading to fewer jobs for scientists in India, he said at a press conference on Wednesday .
Former director KN Ganesh, who will now head IISER, Tirupati, said the premier institute spends a
DST INSPIRE Science camp At IISER Pune. for 11th standard science students
5 day residential camp totally free, food and stay will be provided
Dates: December 17-22, 2017
Register before 31st Oct.2017
INSPIRE Science Camps is a scheme initiated by Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India under its INSPIRE (Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired REsearch) program to attract and retain a large number of students in basic sciences and to promote res
The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) decided to increase their fees by 10% each year till 2019. But these colleges will still remain far less expensive than private institutes or universities abroad offering similar degrees.
The hike will be only for students taking admission this year. These freshers will have to pay ?27,500 for each of the two semesters in the session beginning 2017.
The latest change is a back-toback move after fees at the seven IISERs were hiked f
The German Academic Exchange service (DAAD), the German House for Research and innovation and the indian institute of Science Education and Research (II SER), Pune are hosting the falling walls Lab in the country.