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4,698 Foreign Students Study in Andhra Pradesh

By correspondent

Despite the Telangana agitation, 4698 students from abroad took admission in Andhra Pradesh, second largest number in the country. Osmania University in Hyderabad admitted 1,500 students when comparing to last years 1,250 students. Students who admitted in Andhra Pradesh are from Sudan, Iraq, Afghanistan and East African countries. Andhra University, Vizag, and Kakatiya University,... »

Education Department Officials Report Over 520 Unrecognised Schools in GHMC Limits

By HIOC Team

In the recent drive against unrecognized schools carried out in the city by the district educational officials, 520 schools were found illegal in the GHMC limits. Of them six schools in Nampally and Azamgarh areas were forced to close and more than 13 institutions were sent the closure notices. A public notice is also... »

New Timings for Government Junior Colleges from the New Academic Year

By HIOC Team

The Intermediate Board of Education has recommended new timings for Intermediate classes in Government junior colleges from the new academic year. According to the orders issued by the Commissioner of Intermediate Board, college timing will be between 9 am and 5 pm every day. Earlier, colleges used to run between 9.45 am and 4.30... »

Inter I Books have Inputs from CBSE

By HIOC Team

The BIE, AP has published new books on physics, chemistry, botany and zoology revised by including 20 per cent of the syllabus of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to previous physics and chemistry texts and 40 per cent to botany and zoology texts. Significantly, for mathematics no revision was made as the state... »

Corporate Educational System Making Students Unfit for IIT’s

By HIOC Team

The number of suicides in the country’s top technical institutes, IIT’s is increasing at an alarming rate. The obvious reason for all these suicides being the incapability of the students to cope up with the academic pressure. With the recent suicide of the city based girl from IIT-Patna has brought the number of IITians... »

Another Foreign University with 90% of Indian Students Accused for VISA Fraud

By HIOC Team

29 Jul 11: University of North Virginia’s Annadale campus, an unaccredited private university, situated in the suburb of Washington DC has been raided by US authorities from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Federal Beaureau of Investigation (FBI). The university is accused of issuing illegal visas to foreign students for admissions in to campus.... »

City Performs Poorly in SSC Exams

By HIOC Team

22 May 2011: In contrast to the highest pass percentage of 83.1 secured by the state, the Hyderabad city has managed to secure the least pass percentage of 72.76 (among all the 24 districts in AP) for the third consecutive year. The average pass percentage rise recorded by the city is just 1 to... »

Hyderabad City Kids Need to Show More Substance, Ambition and be Champion Performers

By HIOC Team

City kids, we refer here, are those living in core Hyderabadi areas, whose backgrounds not only ensured a good school and college education, but also better access to entertainment of all kinds, healthcare and other things required for a comfortable living. In spite of having all good facilities and opportunities, many of them are... »

Hyderabad Records Highest Literacy Rate: 2011 Census

By HIOC Team

04 April 2011: According to the latest census report, the literacy rate of Andhra Pradesh is 67.77, when compared to 60.47 percent in 2001. The overall literacy rate of males increased from 70.32 percent to 75.56 percent and that of females increased from 50.43 percent to 59.74 percent. Among the districts, Hyderabad stood on... »

AP Education Act 1982, to be Amended Soon

By HIOC Team

01 April 2011: The Andhra Pradesh Education Act, 1982 is set to get amended, enabling the state government to have control over academics which are related to central bodies like UGC and AICTE. The ordinance for this will be passed in the month of April. For this amendment the views of retired Supreme Court... »

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