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Lack of faculty is a major hurdle in establishing campuses overseas: Penn Provost

Limitations on available human resources, particularly faculty resources, are among the most daunting of challenges in establishing campuses and programs overseas, said Vincent Price, the Provost of Pennsylvania University.

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Encouraging budget

The FY15 Budget accorded priority to fiscal prudence and the scope of measures was wide ranging, encompassing the manufacturing sector, infrastructure and social sectors like housing and education, amongst others. The interim budget deficit target at -4.1% of GDP was retained, and is set to narrow the gap to -3.0% by FY17, signaling fiscal

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Campus Voices
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Does education minister need a degree?

Recently, following the appointment of Smriti Irani as Union Minister for Human Resource Development in India, there was a raging controversy over the educational qualification of the minister. After some heated arguments, for and against, the question lingering was: ‘Does the education minister need a degree?’

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Motivation
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Indian teen girl atop Everest

Climbing the world’s highest mountain peak, Mount Everest, at the age of 13? Hard to believe? However, Malavath Purna, a 13-year-old girl from Andhra

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Lawyers, legal academics make superb problem solvers

Gillian Lester, Berkeley Law’s acting dean and a professor since 2006, will be the next dean of the historic Columbia Law School (CLS), one of the most prestigious law schools in the world. Columbia Law School is a professional graduate school of Columbia University, a member of the Ivy League. In an interview with Education Insider, Gillian Lester

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Serving the Nation

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Established to be an academic institution in dynamic equilibrium with its social, ecological and economic environment striving continuously for