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Free computer education for people with disabilities in Pune by NAWPC/Snehankit

DNA Pune reports that the National Association for the Welfare of Physically Challenged, and an NGO called Snehankit have created a place where people with disabilities can get free computer education. Details: Located in Annabhau Sathe Vidyalaya on Kumthekar Road … Continue reading

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Eaton sets up Advanced Materials Technology Lab at COEP

Times of India has an interesting article on an Advanced Materials Technology lab set up at College of Engineering Pune by Eaton Engineering (which is also Pune based): A state-of-the-art ‘advanced material technology lab’ was recently set up jointly by … Continue reading

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Economic Times covers story of how Pune’s Narendra Barhate built SEED InfoTech

Economic Times, has the story of how Narendra Barhate’s SEED Infotech leveraged learning solutions to be a Rs 58 cr venture Excerpts: We started with two types of courses. The short course, lasting 45 days, focused on soft skills, while … Continue reading

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University of Pune to hold entrance exam for M.Tech. in Aviation on 15 Sept

The University of Pune will hold the first exam on for entrance to the newly created M.Tech. course in Aviation reports the times of india. The exam will be held on 15 September in various centers across the country. The … Continue reading

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CoEP to get Rs. 10 cr to develop image processing and renewable energy

The Maharashtra state government has granted Rs. 10 cr to College of Engineering Pune (CoEP) to develop centers of excellence in the areas of ‘Signal and Image Processing’ and ‘Smart Renewable Energy System’, reports Pune Mirror Excerpts: The funding will … Continue reading

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University of Pune awarded Rs 300cr under “National Innovative University” project

University of Pune is one of 4 universities that are being awarded Rs. 300 crores from the Government of India under the “National Innovative University” project, according to an article in Sakal. The other 3 universities are Jadhavpur (Kolkata), Hyderabad, … Continue reading

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Pune’s DIAT ties up with IIT-Madras for M.Tech. course in Marine Science

Pune’s Defence Institute of Armament Technology (DIAT), a top university in defence studies and armament, funded by the Government of India has tied up with IIT-Madras to introduce a two-year joint M.Tech. course in underwater marine sciences and imaging systems, … Continue reading

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Pune’s AsianLaws.com conducts Survey on Facebook activities of School Children

Pune’s Asian School of Cyber Laws recently conducted a survey of school children in India with the intention of finding out their cyber security habits. The survey covered 13,050 school students (7th, 8th, 9th and 10th standards) spread across Pune, … Continue reading

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Exploriments: Persistent Partners with IL&FS for Educational Mobile Apps

Pune-based outsourced software product development services company Persistent Systems on Tuesday announced that they have partnered with IL&FS Education and Technology Services Ltd. to develop a series of mobile based learning applications on IL&FS Education’s, Exploriments learning platform. Exploriment is … Continue reading

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COEP’s Bhau Institute to encourage student-entrepreneurs to solve social problems

The Bhau Institute of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Leadership, setup in COEP by alumni (including Narendra Kale of Kale Consultants) runs an yearly program called Ignited Innovators of India (I2I) where students are encouraged to come up with innovative ideas for … Continue reading

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