Students can opt for fully online degree courses soon

Students can opt for fully online degree courses soon

Students and working professionals will soon be able to obtain a degree online and it will be recognised by higher education regulator, the University Grants Commission. The human resource development ministry has decided to allow universities to offer such degrees and is drafting rules, official sources told HT. Once the rules are in place, institutes will be able to offer online degrees in all fields, except engineering, medicine, dental, pharmacy, nursing, architecture and physiotherapy. At present, the commission does not recognise any course offered solely through the online mode. A…

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Maternal Folate degree can also decrease toddler weight problems danger

Maternal Folate degree can also decrease toddler weight problems danger

adequate consumption of folic acid at some stage in being pregnant is possibly to shield children from a destiny hazard of weight problems, mainly those born to mothers who had been obese, reveals a new take a look at by Johns Hopkins university in the US.Folic acid or folate — an crucial B diet — reduces the foetus’ hazard for neural tube defects, which are malformations affecting the mind, backbone and spinal cord. “Maternal nutrition for the duration of pregnancy may have lengthy-lasting consequences on toddler fitness, in addition to…

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