/Tag: Education

British South Asian Youth Summit pushes to decolonise education in UK

2020-09-04T09:38:16+00:00August 27th, 2020|iGLOBAL, News & Views|

An inaugural British South Asian Youth Summit, hosted virtually by veteran Indian-origin British MP Virendra Sharma recently, concluded with a memorandum of understanding (MoU) calling for the decolonisation of education in the UK to cover all aspects of history, including the realities of the British Empire.

India’s national education policy could offer collaborations with the UK

2020-08-27T14:55:00+00:00August 26th, 2020|Guest Columns - India Global Business, Insight - India Global Business|

Education is a vital pillar on which the foundation of India’s aspiration of becoming a $5 trillion economy in the next decade shall be built, writes the former deputy chair of the British Council.

Covid-19 has dramatically changed the education landscape across the globe

2020-08-20T10:28:49+00:00August 20th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business|

In an exclusive interview with India Global Business, Mayank Kumar, Co-founder & MD, upGrad shares his thoughts on digitalisation in the Indian educational sector, the recent National Education Policy and the various collaborations being undertaken by upGrad.

India to lay out the red carpet for foreign universities

2020-08-20T05:01:21+00:00August 4th, 2020|The Big Story - India Global Business|

The New Education Policy announced by the Modi government has allowed foreign universities to open campuses in India. This can raise the standards of higher education in the country and help it become a higher education hub in Asia. But the government will have to clarify the fine print before the first such institution opens its doors.