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JEE Main 2014 reporting against 4th round extended till August 1

The last date of reporting of Joint Entrance Examination Main 2014 (JEE Main 2014) candidates against the fourth round of seat allotments has been extended from Thursday, July 31 to 5 pm on Friday, August 1, 2014 , according to information at the website. Other schedules remain unchanged. In view of the difficult weather conditions in some states, physical reporting and withdrawal at the allotted institute against the fourth round has been extended. Candidates who were admitted during the third or fourth round but wish to participate in the Spot Round, need to withdraw their...

6,707 engineering seats remain after CET-K 2014 extra counseling round

A total of 6,707 engineering seats are still available in Karnataka colleges, after the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) conducted an additional counseling round after the second extended round of counseling of the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2014 (CET-K 2014) rank-holders. The seat allotment results for this round were announced by KEA on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 . Altogether 9,897 engineering seats were on offer for 67,276 students who cleared the Karnataka Second Pre University Certificate (II PUC) supplementary examination, the result of which was announced on ...

JEE Main CSAB NEUT round 1 allotment results out: key instructions

The Round 1 provisional seat allotment results of the Centralized Seat Allotment Board for North Eastern States and Union Territories 2014 (CSAB NEUT 2014) counseling process have been declared on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. The online registration and choice-filling process of CSAB NEUT 2014 was held from Tuesday, July 22 to Friday, July 25, 2014. The counseling is being held to make allotment of seats for candidates on the basis of their All India Ranks (AIRs) in the Joint Entrance Examination Main 2014 (JEE Main 2014) . The AIR of the JEE Main 2014 candidates was declared by the ...

IIT Gandhinagar first IIT to introduce MA in society and culture

The premier Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IIT Gn) is the very first IIT to introduce a Master of Arts (MA) program in Society and Culture. The comprehensive two-year program started at the institute on Monday, July 28, 2014 , with the first batch of 13 students. Over 400 applications for the program were received by IIT Gn from students from all over India. An inter-disciplinary approach towards the basics as well as critical analysis of Society and Culture is the essential element of the new program. Few thematic areas include development and exclusion, identity and...

Women's engineering college in Maharashtra gets AICTE nod

A college of engineering to be set up exclusively for women in the state of Maharashtra has been approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), according to the Union Human Resource Development (HRD) minister Ms Smriti Irani. The AICTE has given its nod for the engineering college for women for the 2014-15 academic year. The new college will be named “New Horizon Institute of Technology and Management”, as approved by the council, adds the written communication from the HRD minister to the Lok Sabha, which is the Lower House of the Indian Parliament. The...

JEE Main reporting against 4th round till July 31: key instructions

The Joint Entrance Examination Main 2014 (JEE Main 2014) candidates are required to report directly to the allotted institute against the fourth round of seat allotments from Monday, July 28 till 5 pm on Thursday, July 31, 2014 , according to information at the website. To pay the fees, please click here . The website also lists few other important instructions for the JEE Main 2014 candidates as follows. Candidates who are admitted during the third or fourth round but wish to participate in the Spot Round, need to withdraw their current seat latest by 5 pm on Thursday,...

GATE scores will be valid for three years from now

In what could be exciting news for the MTech aspirants, the scores of the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) will henceforth be valid for three years. According to reports, this move has been facilitated in order to allow graduate engineers aspiring for admission to master’s degree programmes gain more work experience after completing their bachelor’s degree. It was reported that with GATE valid only for two years till now, students could only continue on a job for a year after completing their BTech and then get admitted to an MTech course. Gate officials were...

IIT Kharagpur plans to improve international ranking

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur is now planning to improve its international ranking by changing its faculty and student mix to have more foreign nationals in it.  IIT-K has started inviting foreign students, faculties and even Nobel laureates every year to its campus. According to reports, the first International Summer and Winter Term (ISWT) at the IIT, which ended this month, had around 10 students from Australia and at least one international faculty in each of the 19 short-term courses. Siddhartha Mukhopadhyay, dean of alumni and international relations at IIT-Kgp was...

JEE Main 2014 round 4 seat allotment results announced

The Joint Entrance Exam (JEE Main) 2014 4th round counseling results were announced on Monday and the reporting at the allotted institute will go on till 31 July. Earlier the round of online registration and choice filling for round four had ended on Saturday and the print out of the filled in choices were available on the website. The counseling is conducted by Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) for the past two years. This is the ultimate round for seat allotment through choice allotment. Also, the fourth round of seat allotment has taken into account the modified choices of...

Newer IITs yet to fill their quota of seats this year

An engineering seat at an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) is a coveted one in India but despite the reputation, newer IITs are finding it tough to fill the seats. It has been reported that IIT-Bhubaneswar (IIT-BBS) has not been able to fill up its seats. Sharing its fate with most engineering colleges in the state, 17 BTech seats in the institution will remain vacant this year, as there was no taker against these seats till the end of admission process on Saturday. It was reported that a total 163 students took admission against the sanctioned strength of 180 in BTech. As many...

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