250 years of Survey of India

Survey of India completed 250 years yesterday! Sharing a 1999 article that talks of the incredible Nain Singh, a school teacher from the Himalayas who went on three journeys to Lhasa, mapped routes using a prayer bead, sextant and mercury, and calculated the elevation of Lhasa by measuring the temperature at which water boiled, with... Continue Reading →

Announcement of the 8th International Conference of CESI

Comparative Education Society of India (CESI) (A Constituent of the World Congress of Comparative Education Societies) CALL FOR PAPERS 8th International Conference, 2017 Conference Theme:  Criticality, Empathy and Welfare in Contemporary Educational Discourses November 16-18, 2017   Organised By  University of Jammu, J&K.   Last date for submission of abstracts: 20th July 2017 Acceptance of Abstracts: 15th September 2017... Continue Reading →

MPhil in Development Practice AUD

The Education Initiative (TEI), partnership of Pradan with the Ambedkar University, Delhi, is an important facet of our endeavours to bring the “best and brightest” to the grass-roots’ sector. Well appreciating the deficits in the higher education system in being able to produce the appropriate human resources for getting engaged in ‘transformative social action’ in... Continue Reading →

Open Call for Application: ARC6 Students’ Forum, 9-12 October 2017, Singapore

ARC6 Students’ Forum is the catapult for students to directly deliver their perspectives on higher education policies to university leaders and Education Ministers of Asia and Europe To Apply,  please visit https://asiaeuropefoundation.formstack.com/forms/arc6_sf Deadline: Sunday, 16 July 2017 GMT 23.59 Accommodation, meals and travel subsidy will be provided for the selected participants. No registration fee applies. To find... Continue Reading →

Job opening for Editor & Research Associate

Role: RESEARCH ASSOCIATE We are looking for Research Associates to join our team of educational consultants at the Admissions Consulting Services. This team is responsible for helping aspiring graduate students develop the most compelling applications for global postgraduate programs. The Research Associates assist the team by conducting in-depth research into the profiles and programs to... Continue Reading →

Avantha Governance Fellowship: 2017-19

Avantha Foundation Avantha Foundation came into existence in 2010 with the objective of improving the quality of life of communities across the country by addressing issues of national concern through pioneering development initiatives.  The foundation seeks to bring about systemic changes within identified issues by supporting long term strategic interventions and by encouraging multi-sectoral partnerships.... Continue Reading →

WORKSHOP INVITE – ‘The Broken Adult’

Here is to invite you to the workshop that is been organized as part of 'Hacking the Education System Fellowship' with Shikshantar. 4 day workshop 'The Broken Adult' would be happening in Jaipur. The intention is to create a fun and safe space wherein young people get a  chance to understand themselves better and build friendships through sharing stories... Continue Reading →

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