1. British Council, Microsoft sign MoU to enhance job prospects of Indian youths.
The newly launched programme aims to enhance the life opportunities of young people, aged 18-25, particularly women, in socio-economically marginalised communities across India.
2. Delhi University urges UGC to sanction over 3,000 additional posts to maintain student-teacher ratio.
The student-teacher ratio has been impacted due to the implementation of the 10 per cent reservation for the EWS category in admissions, they said.
3. Australia universities ban Indian students from six states, UT amid concerns over visa fraud.
The education agents were instructed to not consider students from Punjab, Haryana, Gujarat, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, and the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.
4. Tamil Nadu schools to reopen on June 7 for classes 1 to 12.
Considering the severe heatwave conditions prevailing across the State, schools following the Tamil Nadu State Board curriculum will reopen after the summer vacation for classes I to XII on June 7, 2023 (Wednesday), said Minister for School Education Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi.