HUL boss Sanjiv Mehta bats for apprenticeship, says Indian education system must inculcate training in curriculum

Technological advancements over the years have forced organisations to rethink the integration of man and machine. Organisations are spending a lot of money retraining and re-skilling their employees for the Industrial Revolution 4.0. But most of this training to address the present-day skill needs happens once employees have already joined […]

Government reworks Higher Education Bill to gain political consensus

NEW DELHI: The central government has revised the proposed Higher Education Commission of India (HECI) Bill to ensure it is in keeping with the spirit of ‘cooperative federalism’ and has more academics and state representations . In the revised version, HECI will also be empowered to bestow degree-granting powers to any higher […]

India must invest in education, human skills to be among top 3 economies: Experts

As India hopes to be among the world’s top three economies in the next 15 years, it must invest in education and human skills, a white paper released by a think-tank of top business schools has said. MBAUniverse.com, a think tank and network of leading B-schools in the country, organised the 10th […]