Tag: Engineering Students

Two ‘Missing’ Bhubaneswar Engg Students Among 3 Held For Rs 2L Cyber Fraud In Sambalpur
Two ‘Missing’ Bhubaneswar Engg Students Among 3 Held For Rs 2L Cyber Fraud In Sambalpur

The trio confessed to have cheated one Saroj Dash (45) of Rs 2 lakh and distributed the amount among themselves.

  • Tuesday, 15 February 2022
2 engineering students killed, 1 injured in road accident

Bhubaneswar: In a tragic incident, two students of a private engineering college were killed and one sustained grievous injuries in a road accident near Khandagiri square in the Capital City on Sunday. The incident occurred this morning in front of a hotel near Khandagiri Square when the car in which they were travelling lost control […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
No common engineering entrance examination from 2018: HRD Ministry

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has decided not to go ahead with the plan to bring in a common engineering entrance exam from 2018. The All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) had earlier in March announced that a national-level common entrance examination for engineering colleges would be conducted from 2018. Breaking […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
3 internships else no degree for engineering students

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: ‘No internship No Degree’- this is the new guideline brought in by the government to put a cap on the rising rate of ‘unemployable’ engineering students in the country. The engineering students will now have to undergo three mandatory internships during their course from this academic year failing which they may not get […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Egg on face, govt to return Rs 100 fee to 40, 000 BPUT job seekers

Bhubaneswar: Two years after launching a Special Recruitment Drive to offer employment assistance to engineering students of the Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), the State government is finally refunding their registration money after miserably failing to provide jobs to students registered under the initiative. The Skill Development and Technical Education department has written to […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Vague scholarship policy leaves students distressed

Bhubaneswar: In a major instance of most misleading policy of government, the meritorious students of State-run College of Engineering and Technology (CET) have been asked to return the scholarship money which the government had awarded them during 2013-14 and 2014-15 academic years based on merit. Without citing any valid reason, the Higher Education department has […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Crime rate among engineering students rising; police preparing database

Bhubaneswar: As many as 163 criminal cases registered against engineering students in the past three years have left the Commisionerate Police concerned. Worried over the rising rate of crime committed by students undertaking higher studies, police administration has started preparing a database of all engineering students. Notably, engineering and management students have been found involved […]

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
Finishing school programme for engineering students in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: To make engineering students “industry fit”, Odisha government has started a ‘Finishing school’, a specialised and dedicated programme for them. International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Bhubaneswar has set up a Finishing school to implement the programme. The matter was discussed at the Board of Governors Meeting held under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Engineering students
25 engineering students found writing exam paper in politicos house

Aurangabad: The city Crime Branch today arrested 25 engineering students, including three women, who were found writing exam paper in the house of a Shiv Sena corporator. All the students belonged to the same institute in the city and are studying in the third year. They were writing exam paper which was previously conducted on […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
3 engineering students held with 32 kg ganja in Cuttack

Cuttack: The Central Excise Intelligence officials on Sunday arrested three students on the charges peddling ganja (dry cannabis) following a raid near Link Road in Cuttack. All the accused are students of a private engineering college in Bhubaneswar. Senior officials informed that 32 Kg ganja worth Rs 4 lakh has been seized from their possession. […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021