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09-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Asgar Samoon visits Bemina College

Commissioner Secretary Higher Education Department, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon, today visited the Abdul Ahad Azad Memorial Degree College Bemina to review the academics and ongoing infrastructural projects.Dr Samoon inaugurated the Integrated MBA Course of which the...

26-May-2017 Srinagar

Fight against drug abuse should initiate from school : DSEK

Director School Education Kashmir, Dr G N Itoo, today said that fight against drug abuse should start from schools itself. He said that youth are the future of any nation or society and such efforts should be made to protect them from this malaise.The Director...

24-May-2017 Srinagar

Secy School Edu inaugurates high-tech surveillance system in DSEK

As a major step towards e-governance, Secretary School Education, Farooq Ahmad Shah in presence of Director School Education Kashmir, Staff Officers of Directorate and Chief Education Officers today inaugurated high-tech surveillance system in Directorate...

18-May-2017 Doda

DECC organizes career counseling programme

District Employment & Counseling Centre today organized a career counseling and guidance programme for girls under Rashtriya Madhmik Shikha Abhyan.Deputy Commissioner, Bhupinder Kumar was the chief guest on the occasion. Among others Chief Education Officer,...

18-May-2017 Srinagar

Asgar Hassan Samoon reviews status of PMSSS for 2017-18

Commissioner Secretary Higher Education, Asgar Hassan Samoon, today chaired a meeting to review the status of online registration for Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), and work out the modalities for counseling and awareness of students for the...

11-May-2017 Srinagar

13000 students register for PMSSS, last date extended upto 31 May 2017

Around 13000 students have, till date, registered for the Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS) for the academic session 2017-18. Given the overwhelming response of the students, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has decided...

02-May-2017 Srinagar

Newly-appointed Director School Education chairs meeting of officers

The newly-appointedDirector School Education, Dr. G N Itoo, chaired a meeting of officers of the department here today. All Chief Education Officers of Kashmir, Principals of all the ten District Institutes of Education & Training institutes, Principal...

28-Apr-2017 Akhnoor (Jammu)

Education Deptt team inspects schools in Akhnoor

A team of officials of Education department today inspected various institutions in Akhnoor, Bhalwal, Khour, Devipur and Jourian and reviewed remedial teaching being imparted to potential learners.The team led by Joint Director, Charandeep Singh, during...

17-Apr-2017 Srinagar

Mentoring session held for NEET aspirants in Srinagar, Jammu

A day-long counseling-cum-mentoring session for students appearing in the National Eligibility-Cum-Entrance Test (NEET)-2017 was organized by Department of Libraries and Research here today.The session was addressed by Vivek Gupta from IIT Bombay, who...

16-Apr-2017 Srinagar

Counselling session for NEET-2017 aspirants held in Srinagar

A day-long counseling-cum-mentoring session for students appearing in the National Eligibility-Cum-Entrance Test (NEET)-2017 was organized by Department of Libraries and Research here today.The session was addressed by Vivek Gupta from IIT Bombay, who...

15-Apr-2017 Jammu

Department of Libraries organizes mentoring session for NEET aspirants

Department of Libraries and Research today organized counseling cum mentoring session at Police Auditorium, Gulshan Ground here for the students from Jammu region appearing in NEET-2017.The session was hosted by Vivek Gupta, a BTech from IIT Bombay who has counseled...

25-Mar-2017 Srinagar

Time to catch up with latest technological innovations : VC

Vice-Chancellor of University of Kashmir Prof Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi said academic and research institutions cannot remain oblivious to catching up with latest technological innovations.Addressing two-day national-level seminar ‘Electronic Devices, Systems and Information...

23-Mar-2017 Kupwara

DSEK holds workshop for teachers in Kupwara

The Directorate of School Education Kashmir (DSEK), in collaboration with District Administration, Kupwara, today held a day-long workshop-cum-training programme for cluster heads, zonal education officers, resource persons and educationists of the district...

15-Mar-2017 Jammu

Govt orders restructuring of Board examination system

School Education Department has  restructured the existing examination system. The new system will help to increase class work days and save academic year of students.As per a, order issued by the school education department move has come following large...

07-Mar-2017 Srinagar

Samoon reviews plantation drive preparedness

Commissioner Secretary Higher Education Department, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon, today chaired a meeting to review preparations for the upcoming plantation drive in the Colleges of Kashmir Division.Additional Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Nodal Principal Kashmir Division...

03-Mar-2017 Kathua

Asgar Samoon visits Kathua degree colleges

Commissioner Secretary, Higher Education, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon today reviewed progress of different colleges of Kathua district here. During his visit to college, he interacted with staff and students of the colleges.Dr Samoon also gave away prizes, at a function...

02-Mar-2017 Jammu

Education Department rolls out Herbal Garden Scheme for JK schools

What could be termed as a major   boost to environment conservation campaign, the state Government has constituted a State Coordination Cell for the implementation of Herbal Garden Scheme in schools and other institutions of the School Education Department.The...

01-Mar-2017 Srinagar

Opening of schools spreads joy in Kashmir Valley

The opening of schools on Wednesday after eight long months proved to be an emotional moment in the Kashmir Valley.The thrill and excitement was palpable in this summer capital and other places in the Valley as teachers and staff at both government-run and...

01-Mar-2017 Srinagar

Kashmir schools re-open after eight months

Most of the schools in the Kashmir Valley re-opened on Wednesday almost after eight months as students re-united with friends, giving educational institutions a joyful ambience.Schools in Kashmir were shut after the unrest following the killing of Hizbul...

28-Feb-2017 Srinagar

All schools To Reopen In kashmir Valley Tomorrow

After a long break all the Schools  will  Reopen  tomorrow in kashmir valley . It has been long time  when every school in the valley was closed due to the unrest in valley.It is officially confirmed  that all the Government recognised...

23-Feb-2017 Srinagar

Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon reviews progress of RUSA projects

Commissioner Secretary Higher Education Department, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon, today convened a meeting here to review progress of ongoing infrastructural and developmental projects under RUSA.The meeting held threadbare review of physical and financial status of works...

18-Feb-2017 Jammu

JKAACL, Higher Education Deptt ink MoU for joint ventures

In a first, J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages and State’s Higher Education Department have decided to work in partnership at different levels with focus on promoting the concept of cultural diversity and extracurricular activities.Giving details,...

17-Feb-2017 Jammu

Asgar Samoon appreciates role of Government Colleges in SDGs awareness

Commissioner Secretary, Higher Education Department, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon today convened a meeting to promote awareness on United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in various colleges of Jammu region.Dr Samoon discussed the status of 17 SDGs in detail with...

17-Feb-2017 Samba

Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon reviews progress of RUSA projects

Commissioner Secretary, Higher Education Department, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon today visited Government Degree College to review its functioning including status of infrastructure and developmental projects underway for ensuring quality of education being offered by...

04-Feb-2017 Jammu

Asgar Samoon reviews arrangements for PMSSS workshop

Commissioner Secretary Higher Education Department, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon convened a meeting to discuss the arrangements for organizing one day workshop on Pradhan Mantri Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS) to be held at Government College for Women, Gandhinagar...

01-Jan-2017 Jammu/Srinagar

Transforming Education through Skill Development

In a first, the students of Government College for Women Gandhi Nagar, Jammu and Government College for Women Nawakadal, Srinagar today arrived at the residences of Jammu and Kashmir Governor, Mr N N Vohra, the Chief Minister, Ms Mehbooba Mufti and the...

29-Dec-2016 Srinagar

Discrimination : KGBV teachers regularized in Jammu not in Kashmir

Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV) female teachers Thursday staged a massive protest against Director Education Kashmir accusing him of using dilly dally tactics in implementing government order with regard to their regularization.The Jammu and Kashmir government...

26-Dec-2016 Srinagar

Education Department to continue CM's Winter Tutorial Programme

The state government has accorded sanction for continuation of CM's Winter Tutorial program for the current session and in this regard Chief Education Officers (CEO) have been directed to identify suitable/centrally located high and higher secondary schools...

24-Dec-2016 Jammu

State colleges to go cashless soon : Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon

Commissioner Secretary Higher Education Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon today said all the college campuses of the state will go cashless soon besides the students would be facilitated with Digital learning programmes shortly.“It will provide a single unified credential...

19-Dec-2016 Srinagar

Setting up School of Architecture : Samoon reviews progress

Commissioner Secretary Higher Education Department, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon, today chaired a meeting to review the progress of establishment of School of Architecture at Government Degree College Bemina, Srinagar. It was given out that the first batch for the Architecture...

13-Dec-2016 Jammu

Clubbing of schools a continuous process : DSEJ

The Education Department today said that clubbing of schools is an ongoing process aimed at ensuring quality education to the students by making best possible use of the available resources.“Clubbing of Government Girls High School City Chowk and Government...

15-Nov-2016 Srinagar

99% attendance recorded in class 10 exams

Day after 95 per cent students appeared in class 12 exams, barely one per cent students failed to sit in class 10 exams that commenced on Tuesday in the Valley.Notably, adequate security was made in and around the exam centres to ensure smooth conduct of...

14-Nov-2016 Srinagar

Samoon reviews functioning of higher educational institutes

Commissioner Secretary Higher Education Department, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon today visited different higher educational institutes in Srinagar, Sopore and Kupwara, and took stock of their functioning besides reviewing ongoing development works there.During his visit...

14-Nov-2016 Srinagar

95% attendance recorded in incident free Class 12 exam on day one

As 95% attendance was here on Monday recorded in the incident free examination of class 12 on the day one across Kashmir, the Director General Police (Law & Order) Dr S.P Vaid confirmed that the incident free examinations were reported from all over...

14-Nov-2016 Srinagar

95 percent students appear in class 12 exams conducted by BOSE

Around 95 percent students on Monday appeared in annual class 12 examinations conducted by Jammu and Kashmir State Board of School Education amid ongoing unrest, officials said.According to officials of Education Department, the exams commenced peacefully and...

14-Nov-2016 Srinagar

Students to sit for Kashmir secondary school exams

Over one lakh students are scheduled to take secondary school exams beginning in Kashmir on Monday following adequate security arrangements in the valley, education officials said."One lakh five hundred students are taking these exams," Zahoor Ahmad Chatt,...

12-Nov-2016 Srinagar

Commissioner Secy Education visits exam centres, reviews arrangements

Commissioner Secretary School Education, Shaleen Kabra, accompanied by Director School Education Kashmir, Aijaz Ahmad Bhat today visited various examination centers of Srinagar and took stock of the arrangements made for the upcoming Board examinations.The Commissioner...

05-Nov-2016 Srinagar

DESK pays surprise visit to Srinagar, Budgam schools

Director School Education Kashmir (DSEK), Ajaz Ahmad Bhat, today paid a surprise visit to various schools of the Srinagar and Budgam districts.The Director was accompanied by Chief Education Officers from the respective districts. He instructed the CEOs to ensure...

04-Nov-2016 Srinagar

In new deal, BOSE offers exams in March with full syllabi

In a fresh deal to agitating students of class 10th and 12th, the Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (BOSE) on Friday offered exams in March next year with a rider that those taking the exams will have to answer questions from complete syllabus.The...

03-Nov-2016 Srinagar

BOSE to provide syllabus relaxation in examinations

Jammu & Kashmir Board of School Education (BOSE) Chairman, Zahoor Ahmad Chatt, today said the Board will provide relaxation in syllabus for class 10th and 12th examinations.The Chairman said that BOSE is fully prepared to conduct examinations for class...

03-Nov-2016 Srinagar

Reschedule the Examination, Kashmir Trade tells Government

Expressing pained by “un-necessary controversy” being created about the education of our children, the Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCC&I) on Thursday asked government to reschedule the examination of class tenth and twelfth students.“There can...

03-Nov-2016 Srinagar

Class 10, 12 exams: BOSE announces 50 per cent reduction in syllabus

The Jammu and Kashmir state board of school education (BOSE) on Thursday announced a 50 per cent relaxation in syllabus for all students appearing in 10th and 12th class examinations. Addressing a press conference in Bemina, Chairman BOSE Zahoor Ahmad Chatt...

03-Sep-2016 Srinagar

BOPEE to conduct counseling for left-over seats in 2nd week of Sept

The J&K Board of Professional Entrance Examinations (JKBOPEE) will conduct 3rd round of counseling for the left over seats in Diploma Courses in Polytechnics of Kashmir Division in the second week of September, 2016.  The candidates who have been...

11-Aug-2016 Srinagar

Second round of counseling for PMSSS at Chandigarh from Aug 13

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) would begin the second round of counseling for vacant seats under the Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS) for J&K students from 13 August 2016.According to a notification issued by...

03-Aug-2016 Jammu

Union Textile Ministry organizes seminar for entrepreneurs, weavers

An educational seminar regarding schemes of Ministry for Textiles was today organised at Government College of Education, canal road, Jammu, by the Regional Office of Textile Commissioner, Amritsar.The objective of holding the seminar was to raise awareness...

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