Tag: Engineering

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  • Building a strong foundation

    Building a strong foundation

    STEM curriculum focuses on introducing interdisciplinary and application-based learning with real-world examples.

    November 3, 2019
  • SAT or IIT? A student’s viewpoint

    SAT or IIT? A student’s viewpoint

    Aranya Pal (Class XI, The Levelfield School), believes that the rat-race around our school-leaving time is not only stressful but also harmful. More importantly, it can be prevented if India moves to a single entrance exam like the US.

    August 24, 2018
  • Mirroring a dynamic industry

    Mirroring a dynamic industry

    Today's engineering curriculum needs to be interdisciplinary, focusing on analytical skills, effective communication and creative thinking to solve real world problems.

    August 21, 2018
  • Thinking beyond machines

    Thinking beyond machines

    For restoring the quality of engineering education in India, institutions must emphasise on experiential and hands-on learning with cutting-edge, evolving curriculum.

    August 14, 2018
  • An open letter to Indian parents

    An open letter to Indian parents

    "A lot of us end up getting into unsatisfying careers, wondering what we are doing with our life, in our little cubicle. We will feel frustrated, but we will never know how it went all wrong."

    August 3, 2018
  • Engineering or no engineering?

    Engineering or no engineering?

    The craze for engineering is phenomenal in India, and most parents want their children to pursue engineering after Class XII. This has resulted in a mushrooming growth of engineering institutes. Reports say India produces nearly 1.5 million engineers every year, though not all of them manage to get a job. A student, who will soon have to decide on his career choice, pens down his thoughts.

    July 22, 2018
  • ONGC recruitment 2018: Apply for Class 1 executives (at E-1 level) in engineering and geo-science | Selection via GATE results/scorecard

    ONGC recruitment 2018: Apply for Class 1 executives (at E-1 level) in engineering and geo-science | Selection via GATE results/scorecard

    ONGC Recruitment 2018: This selection process will be done through the GATE 2018 results/scorecard.

    March 16, 2018
  • Putting your best foot forward

    Putting your best foot forward

    With Joint Entrance Examination Main round the corner, students are gearing up for one of the prestigious assessments held in the country for entry to India’s premier and finest engineering colleges, the IITs. As the time is inching closer, students are going through turmoil as tension and anxiety has already started building up when all …

    February 27, 2018
  • Greater vulnerability and susceptibility

    Greater vulnerability and susceptibility

    Education is not just about going to an institution and getting a degree. It’s about enhancing one’s knowledge and absorbing the higher truths of life. This comprises of one’s beginning of gaining knowledge from the institute and continues through the college level to that of the university and beyond. It has been realistically and statistically …

    February 27, 2018
  • The right way to move ahead

    The right way to move ahead

    Success is a term that holds forth great debates across all segments of civilisation, varying from ages to ages. The medieval tropes of gaining success has given way to modern practices of playing smart and gearing up for a favourable future. And the future remains bright, when it comes to engineering. In the current volatile …

    February 2, 2018
  • Advancing prominence of private universities

    Advancing prominence of private universities

    The Neotia University is providing contemporary holistic education in subjects such as robotic engineering, energy engineering, cyber security, cloud computing, marine engineering, etc, at Bachelor’s level. The university is developing research and innovative platforms for the students through interaction with industries such as Adani Power Limited, IBM, Phi Robotics, Sage Publishers and others. Explaining the …

    January 22, 2018
  • Larsen & Toubro bags orders worth Rs 3,355 crore

    Larsen & Toubro bags orders worth Rs 3,355 crore

    Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on tuesday said its construction arm has won orders worth Rs 3,355 crore. “The buildings and factories business of L&T construction has bagged orders worth Rs 3,355 crore,” the engineering and construction major said in a BSE filing. The orders include design and construction of India International Convention & Expo Centre …

    December 26, 2017
  • Samsung India to hire 1,000 engineering graduates

    Samsung India to hire 1,000 engineering graduates

    Samsung India plans to hire 1,000 graduates from top engineering colleges across the country in 2018 with over 300 of them coming in from various IITs, a top company official said. A majority of these engineers are expected to be hired for new-age domains like artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), machine learning (ML), …

    December 7, 2017
  • Lingering impact on young minds

    Lingering impact on young minds

    Undertaking an engineering course is no child’s play as students have to go through rigorous lessons in order to ace amongst competition. This subject is considered to be one of the toughest and most competitive courses in Indian educational curriculum. While bookish knowledge is important, this course depends heavily on the foundation that is laid …

    November 14, 2017
  • Changing trends

    Changing trends

    It’s easier to shape clay than to reshape any structure that has passed through a kiln. This fact also remains true for a child who is studying between classes IX – XII and is simultaneously preparing for competitive examinations of engineering or medicals. He or she keeps juggling amongst piling subject matters and parents’ frets …

    October 26, 2017
  • Why chase only IITs?

    Why chase only IITs?

    The pain of being defeated in a battle like IIT-JEE is quite agonising. Every year lakh of students compete for a woefully inadequate number of seats. As a result, the dream of getting into an IIT remains a wish for a majority of engineering aspirants, making it the most competitive entrance exam. The task of …

    October 3, 2017
  • HRD puts plan for common engineering entrance exam on hold

    HRD puts plan for common engineering entrance exam on hold

    The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has put on hold a move for a single entrance test for engineering courses across the country till states reach a consensus. The All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), the regulator for technical education in the country, had announced in March that a national-level common entrance examination for …

    April 28, 2017