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Postgraduate scholarships to be offered this year in Blockchain and Digital Technology, says Education Minister

Postgraduate scholarships to be offered this year in Blockchain and Digital Technology, says Education Minister
Date:January 14, 2019|Domain:Education & Training

GIS - 14 January, 2019: A total of 50 postgraduate scholarships in Digital Technology, Blockchain, and Big Data will be offered this year. As from August 2019, the Université des Mascareignes will offer Masters degrees in Artificial Intelligence, Ro


Government is committed to creating more opportunities for the youth, says Prime Minister

Government is committed to creating more opportunities for the youth, says Prime Minister
Date:January 10, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Education & Training

GIS - 10 January, 2019: Government is determined in its endeavours to invest in education and training with a view to better equipping youngsters with modern and technological tools for their future. The introduction of free access to tertiary educa


Inclusion, equity and quality are the main pillars of the education reform, says Minister Dookun-Luchoomun

Inclusion, equity and quality are the main pillars of the education reform, says Minister Dookun-Luchoomun
Date:December 21, 2018|Domain:Education & Training

GIS – 21 December, 2018: A presentation focusing on the Extended Programme of the Primary School Achievement Certificate (PSAC) assessment was held yesterday at the Mahatma Gandhi Institute in Moka.  A booklet entitled, ‘Extended Programme - Philoso


Ecole Hôtelière Sir Gaëtan Duval to be endowed with state-of-the-art technology

Ecole Hôtelière Sir Gaëtan Duval to be endowed with state-of-the-art technology
Date:December 18, 2018|Domain:Education & Training

GIS – 18 December, 2018: The construction of a New Block for the Mauritius Institute of Training and Development (MITD) Ecole Hôtelière Sir Gaëtan Duval is in line with Government’s vision with regard to the current reforms under way in the developm


Mauritius hosts Second African Space Generation Workshop

Mauritius hosts Second African Space Generation Workshop
Date:December 17, 2018|Domain:ICT--Education & Training

GIS - 17 December, 2018: The Second African Space Generation Workshop was launched today at the Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre in Bell Village. The Minister of Education and Human Resources, Tertiary Education and Scientific Research, Mrs Leela Devi Do


Eco-Schools Programme 2018: Students encouraged to become environmentally conscious

Eco-Schools Programme 2018: Students encouraged to become environmentally conscious
Date:December 14, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Environment

GIS – 14 December, 2018: An award ceremony, for primary and secondary students who participated in the Eco-Schools Programme 2018, was held yesterday at the Auditorium of Mahatma Gandhi Institute, in Moka.  The programme targets primary and secondar


PSAC Results 2018 proclaimed with a pass rate of 75.19%

PSAC Results 2018 proclaimed with a pass rate of 75.19%
Date:December 13, 2018|Domain:Education & Training

​GIS–  13 December, 2018: The Primary School Achievement Certificate (PSAC) 2018 results - with a pass percentage of 75.19% - were made public yesterday by the Mauritius Examinations Syndicate (MES).  A total of 19 231 candidates were examined.  


Vice-Prime Minister Jeewa-Daureeawoo urges parents to inculcate gender equity values to children at an early stage

Vice-Prime Minister Jeewa-Daureeawoo urges parents to inculcate gender equity values to children at an early stage
Date:December 06, 2018|Domain:Gender--Education & Training

GIS – 06 December 2018: Women have the important role of ensuring the smooth running of the family unit which constitutes an important pillar of the society. By ensuring the welfare of the family members and proper upbringing of their children who a


European Drug Addiction Prevention Project to be implemented in secondary schools January 2019, says Prime Minister

European Drug Addiction Prevention Project to be implemented in secondary schools January 2019, says Prime Minister
Date:November 27, 2018|Domain:Law and Order--Education & Training

GIS – 27 November 2018: The fight against illicit drug trafficking is high on Government’s agenda to protect the youth and the population at large. To this regard, the European Drug Addiction Prevention Project will be implemented in January 2019 on


Education is a key tool to empower children, says Minister Koonjoo

Education is a key tool to empower children, says Minister Koonjoo
Date:November 23, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Fisheries

GIS – 23 November 2018: The importance of education as a key tool to empower children and enable them to achieve success in life was highlighted, yesterday, by the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, Mr Premdut Koonj