The National Medical Commission (NMC), India, has been being awarded the coveted World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) Recognition Status for a tenure of 10 years, according to a press release from the Union Health Ministry. WFME recognition will enable Indian medical graduates to pursue postgraduate training and practice in other countries that require WFME recognition, such as the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand,… read-more
Dozen students from Punjab who were victims of a fake admission scam have been protesting against deportation orders issued by the Canadian government. Nearly 700 students are in the radar of the Canadian authorities. These students have hit the roads in Canada against possible deportation over allegations of admission on “bogus offer letters”, a racket they claim has been spun by travel agents back home. The protest is underway.
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Kia Motors India inaugurated a Library Block in the Penukonda region of Andhra Pradesh. The inauguration event was attended by Andhra Pradesh government officials and CEO of Kia India and other officials of the Kia India. This facility launched by Kia India would become a learning hub for students from 83 villages of various revenue mandals, including Penukonda, Roddam and SomandePalli in Andhra Pradesh.… read-more
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The Indian government has issued advisory to those Indian students aspiring to study in Chinese medical schools, as thousands of enrolled students are continued to be stuck at home due to COVID-19. The Chinese visa ban has affected over 23,000 Indian students. So far, the Indian embassy in China has been receiving several queries regarding the admission. Reportedly, only 6,387 students have cleared FMG Examination, out of 40,417 students.
Police have initiated an inquiry after six persons from Gujarat, who failed to speak in English in front of a US court despite having good IELTS scores (International English Language Testing System). The guys were apprehended entering US on a boat from Canada in March. As part of the investigation, the proprietors of the agency that was authorized to administer the exam have been summoned to appear before the police.
Roman Babushkin, Deputy Chief of Russian Embassy in Delhi, advocated that Indian students be allowed to return to Russian institutions without having to repeat prior years of study. However, students who have returned from Ukraine are conflicted about the offer. Some students are looking forward to returning, while others advise continuing with online education. Judgment by National Medical Commission on allowing Indian students to study in… read-more
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The University of Canberra (UC) in Australia, has announced the Vice-Chancellor’s Social Champion Scholarship worth Rs 1 crore per student. In addition, the scholarship will aim to help financially-challenged students in India to study in Australia. “Our scholarship is designed for international students who demonstrate UC’s core values,'' stated the President of UC. Notably, the fund includes tuition fees for the course duration, on-campus… read-more
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Stranded Indian students in Ukraine, took to Twitter and posted about being beaten by Ukraine Army, deployed at Poland and Romania. "Mr. President, your army on the Poland and Romania border is beating innocent Indian students. Is this the kind of behavior and frustration your army is howling towards low-income Indians?," tweeted Shahnawaz, a student waiting to return to India. Notably, thousands of students are being evacuated amid Russia-… read-more
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The University of Dundee in the UK is offering admission to international students, with special emphasis on Indian nationals. The University Spinout Report 2021 has ranked the University of Dundee as the sixth most successful at commercializing innovation. The university proudly has the prestigious "Queen's Award" under its name for "Enterprise Innovation".… read-more
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The International Astronomical Union has informed that Indian school students have discovered 18 asteroids through a global science programme. Conducted under NASA's citizen science project, the programme was a collective effort by STEM, ‘Space’, and International Astronomical Search Collaboration. Reportedly, the students used advanced software analysis and located 372 preliminary asteroids, of which 18 got certification. At least 150 Indian… read-more