When people say education many mean it to be academic qualifications, degrees and institutes. The academics today is very different from the past. There are many who have made academics a business and created a false impression that you need just an advanced degree to get and hold a job. The impact is clearly seen as several studies clearly indicate that only a small fraction of the academically qualified in our country are employable.
In this section we cover all things related to Academics.
You have worked so hard for this day and eventually the opportunity has come to show your talent. The resume that you have sent for a job has worked out well and you get a phone call to attend the interview. We know you will be nervous at this point and work in your... »
The Andhra Pradesh (AP) Reorganisation Act declared that both telugu speaking states should conduct eamcet exam jointly for 10 years, but both the states have conducted their own entrance tests independently. Telangana entrance exam was conducted on 14-05-2015 and AP entrance exam was conducted on 08-05-2015. The Telangana government said that it will look... »
One thing that can change the face of our country is education. India being a welfare state is not giving enough priority or attention to the most crucial aspect, the education. Here, we compared education system in India, with a purely capitalistic country, the United States of America. »
We are proud of our educational institutes and universities assuming they are world-class. But do you know where they stand when compared to those in other countries? You will be surprised, in fact, disheartened to know their status. Know where our universities are listed in the Asia’s and World’s top lists. »
Andhra Pradesh state government’s ambitious ‘Vision 2020’ is to make AP the ‘knowledge society’ by 2020. Its aim is to make higher education more relevant, purposeful and also to impart skills and knowledge relevant to the emerging job market, particularly the services sector. As part of Vision 2020, the state higher education system is... »
Intermediate, as the name itself states that it is a critical point in every student’s life. It is the transition phase where they discover their true strengths and choose the direction in which they want to excel. Students with very good academics will choose higher and professional studies. Average and some below average students... »
Happy that your kid got admitted in an engineering college? Happy with the mushrooming growth of engineering colleges? Do you think that our state is an emerging educational hub? Think again! No doubt, there is a tremendous growth in professional colleges offering technical education particularly engineering courses, but many of them lack quality. For... »
Today, parents are concerned about their kids’ future and want them to excel through education. But, their ideas of education are too narrow; lack of awareness on good schools is widespread. Many schools are run as high profit businesses by exploiting the vulnerability of ignorant parents – we call them ‘cinema theatre owner mindset’... »
Foolish Choices by Students/Parents on Education are Negatively Impacting Families, Industries and India
When it comes to course selection, most of the students are picking one or two popular streams. This trend of choosing the college degrees and courses without proper assessment and sound logic will cripple the competitiveness of the industry at the national and international level. This will have a serious impact on overall growth... »