13 October 2023
UPES faculty member wins prestigious Careers360 Faculty Research Award
On Friday 6 October, UPES faculty member Dr Ashish Mathur was conferred with a Careers360 Faculty Research Award 2023 for his outstanding work.
The second edition of Careers360’s Faculty Research Awards was held at the Auditorium of the Prime Ministers’ Museum and Library, Teen Murti House. The awards also saw the release of a white paper on ‘Research in Indian Academic Institutions and Top 1,000 Researchers of India’. A total of 81 research scholars from across the country were awarded at the event.
The awards were given away by Devusinh Chauhan, the Union Minister of State for Communications, who was the Chief Guest at the event. Dr T.G. Sitharam, Chairman of the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), also attended the event as the Guest of Honour.
The research scholars were shortlisted based on their publication citation counts and h-index, a metric for evaluating the cumulative impact of an author's scholarly output and performance. So far, 74 of Dr Mathur’s papers have been published in journals and he has an h-index of 15.
BSBI Provost and Chief Academic Officer receives EdFalcon Global Award 2024
On Friday 23 February, Professor Dr Kyriakos Kouveliotis, Provost and Chief Academic Officer at the Berlin School of Business and Innovation, received the ‘Inspiring Education Administrator of the Year 2024 (Higher Education)’ award at the EdFalcon Global Awards, held at the EdTalk World Conference in India.
SMU announces new partnership with University College of the Cayman Islands
On Friday 2 February, St. Matthews University announced that it has partnered with the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) to streamline the path for Caymanian students to receive their Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees.
UE announces collaboration with Helwan University
On Thursday 22 February, the University of Europe for Applied Sciences announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Helwan University (HU).