The city's premier autonomous engineering college, Vishwakarma Institute of Technology (VIT), signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Binghamton State University of New York here on Wednesday to facilitate a unique '2+2' student transfer programme at under-graduate level of engineering studies.
The city's prominent academic organisation, Maharashtra Education Society (MES), has launched a community college
Consider this. A classroom which will not just teach you rights and issues about the “third gender” but also have the community walk into the class room and talk about their problems.
The prestigious College of Engineering, Pune (CoEP) is all set to receive a handsome grant of Rs 12.5 crore for the phase II activities under the World Bank-funded technical education quality improvement programme (TEQIP), by the end of March 2011.
In a bid to impart IT skills at a young age, the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) has recommended that IT be made a compulsory subject, carrying 50 marks, for SSC students from class 5.
It was their passion for cinema that got the students from VIT College of Engineering to form their very own film club, Mirage, a year ago on November 5, 2009.
The University of Pune’s decision to appoint a professor of Marathi as the head of the English department at the varsity has raised several eyebrows.
The University of Pune has embarked on an ambitious project to bring out the first-ever trilingual Pali-Sanskrit-Tibetan dictionary.