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IIT JAM 2021 online application deadline extended till 17 October; check details on jam.iisc.ac.in
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IIT JAM 2021 online application deadline extended till 17 October; check details on jam.iisc.ac.in

The test, to be held on 14 February next year, will comprise three different patterns of questions - multiple choice questions (MCQs), multiple select questions (MSQ) and numerical answer type (NAT) questions

ARIIA 2020 Rankings announced: IIT-Madras tops list of institutes in Atal rankings for innovation
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ARIIA 2020 Rankings announced: IIT-Madras tops list of institutes in Atal rankings for innovation

ARIIA 2020 rankings | The rankings have been evaluated on the basis of several parameters, including budget and funding support, infrastructure and facilities, etc

IISc Bengaluru launches admission portal for JAM 2021 exams; registration to start from 10 Sept
India

IISc Bengaluru launches admission portal for JAM 2021 exams; registration to start from 10 Sept

The application form for JAM 2021 will only be available on the official website jam.iisc.ac.in. The last date to apply is 15 October.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Log 9 Materials ties up with Indian Institute of Science for its ‘CoronaOven’ project
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Log 9 Materials ties up with Indian Institute of Science for its ‘CoronaOven’ project

Nanotechnology start-up Log 9 Materials — which has come up with a time-critical, novel technological solution (in the form of a small disinfection chamber that uses UV- C rays to kill Coronaviruses) to deal with the rising threat of the transmission of Covid-19 through object surfaces, is associating with the Indian Institute of Science - Bangalore for the ‘CoronaOven’ project

Indian universities fail to make Times Higher Education top 300 World University Rankings 2020; IISc slips down ranks
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Indian universities fail to make Times Higher Education top 300 World University Rankings 2020; IISc slips down ranks

For the first time since 2012, India does not have any entry in the top 300 in World University Rankings 2020, published by UK-based Times Higher Education

Insects disappearing in India as urbanisation and pollution wreak havoc
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Insects disappearing in India as urbanisation and pollution wreak havoc

With the rapid disappearance of insects, whose cause is attributed largely to their displacement because of urbanisation, the alarming fact is that India lacks records of its insects. Preserving insect population is an urgent priority.

IISc launches online database of over 10,000 plant species in peninsular India
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IISc launches online database of over 10,000 plant species in peninsular India

The 'Digital Flora of Peninsular India', it contains comprehensive information about each plant species

32-yr-old killed, three injured in explosion at Bengaluru's Indian Institute of Science; cylinder blast suspected, say cops
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32-yr-old killed, three injured in explosion at Bengaluru's Indian Institute of Science; cylinder blast suspected, say cops

Four technicians of a private start-up company were involved in some experiment when an explosion occurred suddenly at around 2.20 pm

KVPY Result 2018 expected by December second week; visit official website to check if you have qualified
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KVPY Result 2018 expected by December second week; visit official website to check if you have qualified

Candidates who clear the KVPY aptitude test will be called for the second stage, which is an interview scheduled for January 2019. IISc, Bangalore, will release the final KVPY result in the second week of April 2019.

Mindtree partners with IISc to boost funding in artificial intelligence research
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Mindtree partners with IISc to boost funding in artificial intelligence research

The partnership includes industry exposure for students & an endowment fund for IISc faculty.

Indian universities lagging behind global competitors, not fully preparing students for modern workplace, says UK study
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Indian universities lagging behind global competitors, not fully preparing students for modern workplace, says UK study

The leading Indian institutions in terms of employability are the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and Bombay.

#MeToo in India: IISc researcher Giridhar Madras sent on 'compulsory retirement' following sexual harassment charges
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#MeToo in India: IISc researcher Giridhar Madras sent on 'compulsory retirement' following sexual harassment charges

Renowned scientist and academician at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) was accused by a doctoral student under his guidance of sexual harassment. The researcher, Giridhar Madras, has now been sent on "compulsory retirement" over the allegations by the institute's governing council.

IITs dominate first-ever rankings of Indian institutes by UK-based think tank on higher education
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IITs dominate first-ever rankings of Indian institutes by UK-based think tank on higher education

IIT Bombay tops the 'QS India University Rankings', with IITs Madras (3), Delhi (4), Kharagpur (5), Kanpur (6), Roorkee (9) and Guwahati (10) grabbing seven of the top 10 slots.

#MeToo: Award-winning IISc researcher to quit after sexual harassment allegations
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#MeToo: Award-winning IISc researcher to quit after sexual harassment allegations

The accused Professor was handed "compulsory retirement" by the institute's governing council.

IIT-Indore makes world university ranking debut, surpasses IIT-Bombay; IISc retains spot as India's highest ranked institution
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IIT-Indore makes world university ranking debut, surpasses IIT-Bombay; IISc retains spot as India's highest ranked institution

India's highest ranked institution remains the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore, followed by IIT Indore, IIT Bombay and IIT Roorkee.

Women in Science: Biochemist Sandhya Visweswariah’s gusto for research and affirmative action
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Women in Science: Biochemist Sandhya Visweswariah’s gusto for research and affirmative action

Sandhya Visweswariah is internationally recognised as a world expert in gut disease. She chairs two biological research labs at the Indian Institute of Science in Bengaluru and has received several grants, fellowships and awards.

Indian scientists develop micro-supercapacitors for miniature digital devices
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Indian scientists develop micro-supercapacitors for miniature digital devices

Indian scientists develop micro-supercapacitors for miniature digital devices.

Smart India Hackathon final for hardware products to be held at IISc, Bengaluru
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Smart India Hackathon final for hardware products to be held at IISc, Bengaluru

Under the hardware edition, 4,362 ideas were received, with 50,000 students participating from 752 technical institutions.

Women in Science: Farah Ishtiaq on studying avian diseases, and academia's ageism problem
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Women in Science: Farah Ishtiaq on studying avian diseases, and academia's ageism problem

Farah Ishtiaq talks about working with Pamela Rasmussen to find a rare bird, and the ageist-sexist policies in academia that thwart women's progress

Scientists develop new ceramic-based material that changes shape with electricity
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Scientists develop new ceramic-based material that changes shape with electricity

At present, the most effective piezo-electrics are made of materials like quartz in the form of a single crystal.