Schools to re-open today, exams as per schedule

Schools to re-open today, exams as per schedule

Srinagar: Except in south Kashmir, all private and government primary and middle schools will re-open on Saturday, five days later than scheduled, after winter vacations of more than 3 months, officials said today. The schools were to re-open on Monday but the killing of civilians by the army in Shopian a day before made the […]

Edu officers meet to discuss school infra in Bandipora

BANDIPORA: To address infrastructural problems of primary and middle schools in Bandipora, Joint Director (JD) Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), H R Pakhroo on Wednesday chaired a meeting here in the district. Chief Education Officer Bandipora Javid Munshi, Deputy CEO, AD Planning, ZEOs of all five zones and other concerned officers were present on the occasion. […]

CUK holds 19th EC, takes decisions regarding university dev

SRINAGAR: Central University of Kashmir (CUK) held the 19th meeting of the Executive Council (EC), the highest decision-making body at Nowgam-II academic-cum-administrative block of the varsity here on Wednesday. Addressing the participants, Vice-Chancellor, Prof Mehraj ud Din Mir said the varsity conducted its 8th Meeting of the Academic Council on Monday wherein several important decisions […]

Secy edu directs DSEK, DSEJ to pacify monitoring mechanism

JAMMU: Secretary Education Farooq Ahmad Shah on Wednesday made a surprise visit to Directorate of School Education (DSE), Jammu and State Institute of Education (SIE), Jammu and took stock of the daily working of these offices. Shah directed DSEJ staff to expedite the process of pending promotions and to make the MDM (Midday Meals) Scheme […]

Ensure uniformity of examination standards, marking systems: Guv advises edu min

JAMMU: Governor N N Vohra, Chancellor of the Universities of Kashmir and Jammu, chaired a meeting to discuss the issues relating to University of Kashmir and University of Jammu at the Raj Bhavan here on Tuesday. Minister for Education, Mohammad Altaf Bukhari, Vice-Chancellor, Jammu University, Prof R D Sharma, Vice-Chancellor, Kashmir University, Prof Khurshid Iqbal […]

Kashmir comes out with new academic calendar

Kashmir comes out with new academic calendar

Schools re-opening today Srinagar: The education department in Kashmir has come out with an academic calendar to offset any loss of academic activities due to law-and-order problems and other unforeseen circumstances this year. “We have devised an academic calendar for entire 2018 session so as to compensate for any losses due to unforeseen circumstances or […]