Charu Bahri

Danfoss India’s first Centre of Excellence aims at enabling PSG College of Technology to prepare industry ready engineers. Not only will it reduce the industry academia gap but also redefine...
Mar 24, 2015
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Gender diversity is a hot topic in corporate India. The media is abuzz with the need to recruit more women because they currently comprise only one-fourth to one-third of the corporate workforce....
Mar 04, 2015
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Increasing India’s Gross Enrolment Ratio from the current 19% to 30% by 2020 needs many more students from smaller towns to enrol for higher education. To a large extent, boosting such enrolments in...
Dec 23, 2014
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Miranda House believes in exposing its students to the latest in teaching methods and active learning environments. It offers several self-financing courses with expert faculty drawn from prestigious...
Oct 15, 2014
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Who: Professor G Raghuram, Dean Faculty, IIM Ahmedabad What: Is keeping up the tradition of attracting a blend of quality faculty from India and overseas, even after the emergence of private...
Oct 15, 2014
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Professor Prasanna M. Mujumdar and Dr. Padma Satish explain how creating an environment supportive of innovation can encourage students and faculty to put on their thinking caps, create new...
Sep 18, 2014
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Close coordination with overseas varsities paves the way for successful student exchange. Professor J N Godinho explains how factors such as comprehensive exchange agreements, credit transfer and...
Sep 05, 2014
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A decade ago, Patna Women’s College did not offer its students any placement services as most of its students are enrolled for undergraduate courses in arts, science, commerce and vocational streams...
Aug 18, 2014
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Who: Professor Mukti Mishra, President of Centurion University of Technology and Management (CUTM), Odisha What: Applied his personal contacts to negotiate an international cooperation agreement for...
Aug 05, 2014
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Centurion University meets the education needs of socio-economically marginalised youth from remote and difficult geographies. The varsity has created skill training centres which impart employment-...
Jul 14, 2014
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AMU makes conscious efforts to assist disabled students from the time of enrolment to finding employment, and improve the quality of life on campus for them. To this end they have established a...
Jul 10, 2014
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The Kerala State Higher Education Council is at the forefront of change in higher education. No longer do they focus blindly on day-to-day administration of colleges and universities but are...
Jul 02, 2014
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Dr U B Desai, Principal Investigator, DISANET (India); explains how they manage to seamlessy incorporate and work with the specialised inputs of multiple institutes using management best practices....
Jul 01, 2014
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Who: Professor G Shainesh, Chairperson, Executive Post Graduate Programme (EPGP), IIM BangaloreWhat: Took the first opportunity to participate in the Financial Times (FT) 2014 Global MBA Ranking, in...
Jul 01, 2014
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Who: Professor Anurag Sharma, Dean, Academics, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi What: Is currently heading the academics unit at IIT Delhi, the office overseeing the broader aspects of...
Jul 01, 2014
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Being one of India’s largest technological universities, with 202 affiliated engineering colleges and over 350,000 students enrolled at any point in time for its 32 undergraduate and 92 postgraduate...
Jun 05, 2014
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In 2008, Kandaswamy Bharathan, film producer and an alumnus of IIM-A, got a surprise phone call from his alma mater. The institute’s management wanted his help in designing and delivering a course on...
Jun 04, 2014
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In 2001, VIT University, Vellore’s core governing committee backed by none less than the Chancellor Dr G Viswanathan committed to energy self-sufficiency. “We aim at 100 per cent energy self-...
Mar 25, 2014
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1. Building the Right Work Environment You might as well forget about getting the right people if you have not built the kind of environment that may attract high achievers. These days its common...
Mar 08, 2014
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If you happen to lose your way and land at the SIMS campus, even without any signboards you will know that this campus has something to do with shipping.The maritime stamp is unmistakable in its...
Mar 08, 2014
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The basics There's nothing like engaged faculty to create great places to study in. But its essential to put in place a few basic prerequisites to get faculty involved. Here are a few to consider:...
Mar 07, 2014
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The following ten trends have been identified by the New Media Consortium (NMC) as key drivers of technology adoptions in STEM+ education for the period of 2013 through 2018. The purpose of the...
Mar 07, 2014
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Every student and teacher in a university setting be it science, engineering, medicine, business, law, architecture or music must master some key tools. Here are my Top 10 musthave tools. Higher...
Mar 07, 2014
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Since being launched in 1951 in Kharagpur, brand IIT has come a long way. By far, the institutions have become renowned in India and the world over for their enterprising graduates. “And the best way...
Mar 07, 2014
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One of the biggest lessons to learn from Lovely Professional Universitys Chancellor Ashok Mittals life is to always follow your calling. Its the path this son of a sweetmeat shop owner has taken....
Mar 06, 2014
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Soon after IIM-Kozhikode started operating in 1996, from temporary premises in the city, it started planning for its own campus. Two hillocks making up 96 acres in the outskirts of Kozhikode had been...
Mar 06, 2014
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Sixty kilometres south of Chennai, near the medieval temple town and port of Mahabalipuram, straddling the old and the new, is the Great Lakes Institute of Management. It is the brainchild of Dr Bala...
Mar 05, 2014
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Since 1987, Jadavpur University has created 21 schools of interdisciplinary studies including the Schools for Water Resources Engineering, Biomedical Science & Engineering, and Education...
Mar 05, 2014
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In 1995, IIM-Bangalore took a major step forward to encourage its faculty to write cases and promote the case method of teaching within the institute. It established the Centre for Development of...
Mar 05, 2014
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An acute shortage of postgraduate civil engineers plagued L&T Construction back in the 1990s. In particular, the construction giant faced a severe dearth of bright MTech candidates for its...
Mar 05, 2014
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