Biocon Sets Up Advanced Learning Academy for Engineering and Science Graduates

Biocon, Asia's leading biotechnology enterprise, has set up the Biocon Academy - a centre of excellence for advanced learning in applied biosciences with an aim to train and develop industry-ready talent for India's Biopharma sector. The academy will offer a 16-week full time certificate program for engineering and science graduates in biosciences. Nov 11, 2013

Indian-Origin US Grad Hacks into ICSE, ISE Database, Exposes Anomalies

It was the anxious request of two of his friends about their board exam results that made Debhargya Das, a young software engineering intern, to peep into the ICSE results before they were publically available. Shockingly, the incident which is described elaborately with graphs and description in his blog, has unveiled a long list of anomalies that has crept into the education system. Jun 6, 2013

Indian Group Drafts Youth Agenda with Fresh Perspective

A group of young Indian professionals from diverse academic backgrounds has drafted a youth agenda, which they claimed is one its kind in the country. The document, Youth Agenda for India, is the result of months of study by members of Young Leaders Think Tank (YLTT), which is a partner organization of Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, a German non-governmental and non-profit organisation that works towards promoting social democracy. May 27, 2013