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Critical Thinking and Information Literacy: Expanding on the Definition of ‘Education’

Information literacy, as set out in the Alexandria Proclamation, is defined as something that ‘empowers people in all walks of life to seek, evaluate, use and create information effectively to achieve their personal, social, occupational, and educational goals.’ In pedagogical terms, this would include basic literacy, computer literacy, research skills, and critical thinking. These pedagogical […]

How to Build a Profile that Creates a Positive Social Impact? – Project Baala

Profile building is increasingly emerging to be among the top criteria for admissions in universities abroad as well as leading universities in India like NIFT, Ashoka University etc. This begets the question of ‘What is a Profile’ and ‘Why are Universities according its Importance’. Your profile is essentially a testimony of your character and personality […]

GMAT or GRE- Which test is right for you?

Students are often perplexed when it comes to choosing the correct standardised exam. One needs to keep in mind the purpose, choice of country, and the course that they are applying for before deciding on the tests to take. This article will help you understand what GMAT and GRE tests are, the difference between them, […]

Vocational Careers to Pursue in 2021

There are an increasing number of vocational courses offered by universities today. Vocational courses are professional skill-based courses which involve a lighter load of academic subjects and lean more towards the practical side. One of the biggest mistakes students make is following others and often, students don’t consider vocational courses or lack the requisite knowledge […]

Emerging Career Opportunities in Engineering

Engineering is an act of directing nature’s immense powers for the benefit and convenience of humanity. Everything we see around us encapsulates the brilliant brains who collaborated science techniques to achieve it. Chemical, mechanical, civil, and computer engineering are just a few of the many disciplines that fall under the umbrella of engineering. Engineers are […]