World-renowned scientists to speak at nano meet in City

The 8th edition of the nanoscience and nanotechnology conference will be held from March 3 to 5 here in the City. Prof C N R Rao, Chairman, Karnataka’s Vision Group on Nanotechnology, unveiled the ‘Bangalore India Nano 2016’ event spectrum on Monday. The theme of the meet will be ‘Nano Horizons’. The conference will address [...]

Swiss companies plan vocational education centre in Pune

NEW DELHI: To help impart employability skills to youth, a group of Swiss companies plans to set up a centre in Pune that will provide vocational education programmes in various areas of manufacturing sector. The Centre of Excellence for Manufacturing would be set up by the Swiss entities in alliance with Pune-based Malhotra Weikfield Foundation. [...]

Scholarships for economically backward students

PUNE: The Malhotra Weikfield Foundation has organised its sixth scholarship award function on September 30 at 4.30 pm at the Symbiosis Educational Complex in Vimannagar. Every year, the foundation awards over 20 scholarships of Rs 10,000 for graduation courses and 20 scholarships of Rs 20,000 for post-graduation courses in pure sciences such as physics, [...]