Education Archive

60,000 engineering seats vacant in TN

Chennai, June23 (tamilnaducentral): As the counselling for engineering seats is on, sources say there will be not less than 60,000 seats which will fall vacant. Many of the seats have not filled up in the past several years. This figure is 10,000 more than the previous year. Meanwhile, 7 students got 200 out 200 in

Meet the IAS toppers 2015 from Tamil Nadu : Sharanya Ari, Vaithinathan

Chennai,May11(tamilnaducentral): The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the final results of the prestigious Civil Services Examination 2015. At the all-India level, Sharanya Ari hailing from Chennai, an IT engineer by profession has come out tops in Tamil Nadu in the UPSC Civil Services Examination 2015 among scores of aspirants and scored seventh at the

Tamil Nadu Plus Two examination 2016 results on May 17

Chennai,May6(tamilnaducentral): Tamil Nadu Plus Two examination 2016 results will be announced on May 17, between 9.31 a.m. and 10 a.m., the Directorate of Examinations said today. The results would come in just a day after the Assembly elections get over and before the announcement of poll results on May 19. 3,91,806 boys and 4,47,891 girls

Chennai lad James John Britto is all-India CA topper

Chennai,Jan18(tamilnaducentral): Chennai-based James John Britto R has done the State and Chennai proud by securing the all India top rank in the Chartered Accountancy final examination conducted in November last year. The fact that the CA exam is one among the toughest academic examinations and that it was his maiden attempt adds more honours to

7th Indian Youth Science Congress (IYSC) from Dec 20-22

Chennai,Nov 17 (tamilnaducentral): The 7th Indian Youth Science Congress will be held from 20-22 December 2015 at KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha on the theme “UN Sustainable Development Goals”. This is jointly organized by KIIT University (, MSSRF (, SRM University (, and Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development ( The Youth Science Congress invites

India equal to UK on open learning

Chennai, September 17(tamilnaducentral):India ranks alongside UK in the quantum of open learning resources available, according to Dr V Balaji, Director, Technology and Knowledge Management, Commonwealth of Learning, Canada, while delivering the Millennium Lecture at M S Swaminathan Research Foundation on Wednesday. Drawing attention to the increasing debts caused by higher education in India, he explained

AIADMK creates record in education sector

Chennai,Sept13(tamilnaducentral): AIADMK ministry in four years has sanctioned 277 new matriculation schools, a record in the history of the State. Though Karunanidhi and Stalin says that AIADMK ministry has gone in to coma stage, education sector has been vibrant. The sanctioning of new schools comes at a time when many shifted over to CBSE and