For admission in PhD programmes, First Division in the annual system and a minimum CGPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 in the semester system is required. Moreover, a student pursuing a PhD will have to take up a course load of 48 credit hours.
Although it sounds unbelievable, but it is true that Udaipur's Sonal Sharma (26), daughter of a milkman, who studied in a cowshed on a table made of empty oil cans, will now be posted as a first-class magistrate in a sessions court in Rajasthan.
Following 40 years of service, Halimi got enrolled at the Balochistan University and secured his MPhil in 2011. Deciding he wasn't done yet, he went on to earn his PhD in 2019 but the convocation scheduled a year later was delayed due to the pandemic.
Britain’s Sir David Attenborough has been honoured with a lifetime achievement Champion of the Earth award by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP).