Minglebox Education News http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:56:26 GMT Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:56:26 GMT http://www.minglebox.com/rss Minglebox Feed Generator contact@minglebox.com contact@minglebox.com 5 Minglebox Education News 142 18 http://www.minglebox.com/news http://www.minglebox.com/images/global/logo-of-minglebox.gif <![CDATA[NEET 2017: Aadhaar Card is Mandatory!]]> The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)   has made Aadhaar Card mandatory in order to write National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 . With the forthcoming elections, students in Karnataka will now need Aadhaar card to appear for NEET 2017. As the stir has been acknowledged by colleges in the city, some colleges have also affirmed a holiday for students to apply for Aadhaar Cards if they do not have it. The NEET is mandatory to take admissions to any MBBS/BDS courses in India in medical or dental colleges which have the consent of the Medical Council of..

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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:24:35 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a5f13ed015a60a168d62028
<![CDATA[IITs to increase intake by 460 seats from next academic year]]> The  Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs)   are in the direction of increasing their intake by 460 seats from the academic session 2017-18, bringing the total number of seats to 11,032. The seats will typically be increased in the latest founded IITs. The IITs in Hyderabad, Patna, Indore, Bhubaneswar, Jammu, Ropar, Jodhpur and Mandi have demanded to raise the number of seats and communicated to their appropriate governing body and the  Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)   Board. The ultimate boost in the number of seats for the academic session 2017-18 will be..

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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:16:14 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a5f13ed015a6099c5eb1f74
<![CDATA[DTE brings Third Gender Category for CET applicants]]> For the first time, the transgender applicants are now given an option to select themselves as the third gender in the application forms. The Directorate of Technical Education has introduced the “third gender category” in the application forms for Engineering and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test (CET) from the academic session 2017. The universities and colleges were asked by the University Grants Commission (UGC) to put in transgender under the third gender category in the application forms. The state’s DTE decided to take account of the preference in its application forms..

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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:09:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a5f13ed015a6093686c1ecf
<![CDATA[IITM to accept applicants throughout the year]]> A new rolling admission process for IIT Madras has been released for its Master of Science (M.S by research) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) programs from the next academic session. Earlier, the foremost institute was admitting students in two sessions: July and December. Now, IIT-M will accept applications for admission to above-said programs throughout the year. Every month the institute will share the consolidated list of applicants to all its departments and the selection process including the interview and the test will be organized accordingly. The selected candidates can..

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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:59:29 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845a5f0961015a608a6d742237
<![CDATA[Many Students to opt out of NEET Entrance Exam]]> As the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test is still waiting for president decision for the exception of the State from the exam. Many medical aspirants seem to have dropped their dream. The disadvantage being is lack of regularity in the curriculum that is making student think before going for medical. One of the 10th topper who scored 495 marks out of 500, who has chosen Biology as her 12th subject is being doubtful about MBBS. She is not applying for NEET and being hopeful of the pending decision on NEET. Since the CBSE syllabus is entirely different from that of the state board, it..

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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:41:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a5f0a33015a607a28dd1837
<![CDATA[Parl Panel upsets over shortage of faculty in IITs IIMs and other Varsities]]> The lack of staff in Indian Institute of Technology (IITs), Indian Institute of Management (IIMs) and Universities has distressed the Parliamentary board. The Committee has requested the government to take required measures to fill up the vacant posts and to make the teaching job further eye-catching. According to a report, the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human Resource Development (HRD) led by BJP MP Satyanarayan Jatiya, has inquired the Department of Higher Education regarding the issue and asked to speed up the procedure of filling up the vacancies.   The..

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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:38:39 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a5f10c9015a5f2dc55601ae
<![CDATA[UCEED 2017 Results to be declared on Feb 24]]> The Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination for Design (UCEED) 2017 examination results date has been postponed to February 24, 2017 by  Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay . Earlier the results were expected to be declared today, i.e ,  Monday, February 20, 2017 . Candidates can access their results from the official website. Hard copy of the UCEED score card will not be sent to the qualified candidates. The UCEED 2017 was successfully conducted on Sunday, January 22, 2017 with an aim to take admission to Bachelor of Design (B.Des) program at IIT Bombay,..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:55:37 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a5ad766015a5b9777201159
<![CDATA[Ceramic Engineering]]> Engineering has been and will be one of the most popular undergraduate course in India. The dilemma of most of the engineering aspirants is about the specializations. As engineering offers more than 40 specializations, a student can choose from. The rise in the number of engineering colleges in India has made it more difficult to make the choice. Engineering has been dominated our education industry for years. Thanks to the latest trends and new branches that have been evolved in the field of engineering. One such trending field in the engineering is Ceramic Engineering. What is..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:50:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a5ad766015a5b9253a71082
<![CDATA[Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam: shaping the world’s future]]> The PPE program in Amsterdam is a unique 3-year Bachelor’s degree program at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. It is the first program of its kind in continental Europe, combining a focused curriculum with exchange opportunities with international partner institutions and exciting and unique extracurricular initiatives involving representatives from the world of business, policy or politics VU Amsterdam is an internationally renowned research university founded in 1880. The university offers over 120 English-taught programs at Bachelor’s, Masters and doctoral level. Students and..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:42:30 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a5ad766015a5b8b750c1040
<![CDATA[Delhi Government to start Diploma Course in Pre-School Education]]> The Delhi Government has decided to launch a Diploma Course in Pre-School Education with an aim to build skilled staff for the 3,000 early childhood education centres declared in 2016. The Diploma course would commence from the upcoming academic session in its nine District Institutes of Education and Training (DIET) with an accommodation of 450 seats in the first year. The set up of 3000 centers across Delhi for Early Childhood Education Development (ECED) programs were proclaimed by the government in 2016 which will provide an aid to construct trained workforce for the ECED centers. ..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:11:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5a5ac2c1015a5b3833e608f7
<![CDATA[University of South Florida to extend application deadline for Graduate Programs 2017]]> Considering the recent concern about H1B1 visa regulations among international aspirants, the  University of South Florida (USF), Tampa   has extended its closing date for applications of Masters and PhD programs 2017 from Wednesday, February 15, 2017 to Wednesday, June 1, 2017 . The university strength is around 50,000 out of which 1,000 students are Indian. The university claims that the recent arguments on Optional Practical Training (OPT) and H1B Visa regulations are rumors. However, keeping in mind the state of perplexity among the students and..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:05:07 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a5aca2c015a5b324bad0873
<![CDATA[Drop in New Zealand Visa grant to Indian students ]]> According to 2016 reports of Immigration New Zealand (INZ), the country has refuse visa applications of Indian students. Out of the total number of foreign students applying for a visa to study higher studies in New Zealand, the rejection of Visas faced by Indian students have witnessed a fall of 20 %. As per the data, the number of Visa applications received in 2015 was around 61,500 which have gone down approximately to 50,200 in 2016 which marks a decrease of almost 11,000 applications. Only 37,600 Visas were permitted in 2016 observing a slump down of 5,700 from 2015. India managed..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:09:10 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a4bf89f015a5a91367a6af3
<![CDATA[Exempt Puducherry from NEET for admissions to medical Programs]]> On Wednesday, February 15, 2017 , the Chief Minister of Puducherry, V Narayanasamy stated regarding his written application to the Central Government to excuse the Union Territory from selection of students for admission to medical colleges on the basis of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)   during the 2017-2018 academic year. The Chief Minister reminded that a declaration nominated by him in the assembly on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 regarding the issue had been accepted collectively and it had been mailed to the Health Ministry to make Puducherry free..

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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:56:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a4833dc015a4bee97d04773
<![CDATA[Centre of Excellence in Aerospace & Defence to be instituted in Bengaluru]]> A Centre of Excellence in Aerospace and Defence at Bengaluru decided to offer specialized high-end training program for nearly 1600 engineers every year and the training will be functional in 3 months. This program aims to offer skilled training in Industrial Design along with other programmes to students and engineers. An agreement with French multinational software company Dassault Systemes has been signed by the Government of Karnataka. The agreement conveys that both short-term and long-term courses in aerospace and defence sectors using 3D design and 3D digital mock-up software..

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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:47:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a4833dc015a4be645eb4667
<![CDATA[Osmania University to conduct TS-SET on June 11]]> Osmania University  is all buckled up to conduct Telangana's first  State Level Eligibility Test (SET) for recruitment and promotions of Lecturers/ Assistant Professors in degree colleges/universities. The test schedule was announced on February 16 and the notification brought relief to lakhs of aspiring for lecturers and PhD scholars who have been waiting for this. TS-SET is conducted to maintain a uniform qualifying standard for appointment of junior lecturers and assistant professors. It also stands as a gateway exam for Ph.D admissions in state Universities and..

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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:22:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a4a5acd015a4bcf553a1645
<![CDATA[All CBSE schools to follow only NCERT textbooks]]> Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister for Human Resource Development (HRD) in a meeting on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 affirmed to formulate National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) Textbooks in all Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)   Schools across the country. The NCERT Textbooks will be made mandatory from the academic session 2017-2018. This will make the CBSE school curriculum uniform in the country. The compulsion of the books has also relieved the parents from buying textbooks of other publishers which costs much more than the prices of NCERT..

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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:44:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a466498015a46f37cc510cb
<![CDATA[Campus hiring at top colleges decreases due to Demonetization]]> The campus placements of the country’s top engineering and management colleges have come to a standstill. According to the placement officials of the colleges, some colleges are yet to wrap up with the final placements which were supposed to be completed by the month of January. The responsible factors of the cause are demonetization and intensifying practice of shielding US and UK domestic industries from foreign competitionwhich is intimidating India’s Information Technology (IT) companies. Demonetization has shattered the demands and punched the consumer-facing companies. ..

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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:11:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a466498015a469e78e105b1
<![CDATA[Ph.D Admissions at Calicut University in accord with revised UGC regulations]]> The admissions to Ph.D (Doctor of Philosophy) programs for this academic year at Calicut University will be made as per revised UGC regulations. The Ph.D admission regulations have been modified under the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for award of M. Phil / PhD Degrees) Regulations, 2016. The new UGC Regulations will be applicable to every University established or incorporated by or under a Central Act, a Provincial Act, or a State Act, every affiliated college, and every Institution Deemed to be a University under Section 3 of UGC Act, 1956. The new regulation of the..

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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:01:39 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a466498015a4695af89048d
<![CDATA[Top Engineering Branches in India]]> Engineering courses have been and will be one of the most popular undergraduate courses in India in the coming years. The most common doubt among all engineering aspirants is about the course. The students are always uncertain about the engineering courses / branch/ specializations/ discipline. The interest and aptitude for the engineering stream is something which really matters. Selecting an engineering discipline can be very difficult. The aspirants often get confused whether to choose a stream of their choice or a reputed institute. To answer these questions, we have listed..

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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:50:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a466498015a468b939f03e6
<![CDATA[Top Engineering Colleges in Delhi-NCR]]> Delhi is the capital city of India hence it plays an important role in moulding the best of engineers to the country. Apart from the lifestyle, Delhi is also known for being a hub for India's topmost engineering colleges.Being one of the fastest growing cities of India, it offers good learning and placement opportunities for the students from all level of students. Educational standards in Delhi have raised its level to one of the best educational hubs in India, with the emergence of research institutes and new colleges. On the basis of several factors like infrastructure, academic..

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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 05:19:29 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a419470015a455c6bd0445e
<![CDATA[KEA to conduct online documents verification during CET 2017]]> The Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) is in progress arranging for an online document verification process for the applicants. The students will seem to have no trouble regarding the admissions procedure this year. From now on the candidates taking the Common Entrance Test (CET)   need not wait in line for their documents to get verified. According to Reports, the KEA is consulting other branches to make sure that the document verification is done online. The KEA is planning for online document verification for the last two years but it could not function as the required..

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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:36:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a3c7437015a41c63bc62f98
<![CDATA[SC terminates degrees of 634 MBBS Students : Vyapam scam ]]> The Supreme Court (SC) has terminated the degrees of 634 doctors and disregarded the MBBS admissions through Vyapam Scam on a hearing on Monday, February 13, 2017 . In 2008-2012, Vyapam Scam was witnessed in Madhya Pradesh under the corruption in MBBS admissions. A tribunal headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar stated that the dealings of the petitioners are found to be objectionable and is in violation of law. In the view of the Justices, the actions of the accusers form acts of dishonesty and national character which cannot be given up for the benefits of self or the society. ..

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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:26:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a3c7437015a41bd73e62e59
<![CDATA[GATE 2017: IIT Roorkee to release Answer keys on Feb 27]]> After the successful completion of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE 2017), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee  is all set to release the GATE answer keys on  February 27, 2017. Candidates who are not satisfied can challenge the answers key between Friday,  March 03 and Monday, March 06, 2017 . GATE was held from  Saturday, February 04, 2017 to Sunday, February 05, 2017 and Saturday, February 11, 2017 to Sunday, February 12, 2017 . IIT Roorkee, the organizing institute of GATE 2017 has conducted the exam for 23 different disciplines..

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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:12:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a3c7437015a41afd5c72d0c
<![CDATA[CBSE UGC NET 2017 Answer Keys to be released in March 2017]]> The answer keys for the CBSE UGC NET 2017 examination is expected to be released in the first week of March 2017 on the official website. The candidates can tally their answers after the answer key is released. The National Eligibility Test (NET) 2017   was held on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 90 selected NET centre’s spread across the country. The test was conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)   on behalf of University Grants Commission (UGC) in offline mode.  The CBSE NET examination was conducted in 84 subjects in streams such as..

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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:52:24 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a3c735d015a3cae5e6d041b
<![CDATA[Feb MAT 2017: Exam Analysis]]> The MAT (Management Aptitude Test)   2017 for the month of February was conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA)   on Saturday, February 11, 2017 across the various cities in the country. The test was computer-based and was conducted in three slots. Thousands of MBA aspirants took the test. The MAT is held 4 times in a year in both, online and offline mode. Sectional Analysis : Language comprehension:  The section consisted of 40 questions which included a number of questions based on jumbled words and picking odd man out, fill in the blanks, synonyms..

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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:41:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a3bb2ac015a3c6d6a2f0dd5
<![CDATA[MBA Entrance Exams by non-government bodies will not be valid]]> The Admission Supervisory Committee (ASC) has instructed that the Master of Business Administration (MBA)   entrance exams conducted by the non-governmental bodies will not be valid from now on. The order is supported by the High Court (HC). The order was issued by ASC on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 . According to the order, no entrance examination conducted by non-governmental agencies will be accepted for MBA admissions excluding Kerala Management Admission Test (KMAT) conducted by the Kerala Universities under the regulation of ASC, Common Admission Test (CAT)   conducted..

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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:36:38 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a3bb2ac015a3c68fdb90d48
<![CDATA[BCECE 2017 online application available now, Apply here!]]> Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB)  has released the complete schedule for Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (BCECE 2017) which is scheduled to be held in the month of April/May 2017. This year, BCECE 2017 will be conducted in two stages i.e. on Sunday, April 16, 2017  (1st stage) and Sunday, May 14, 2017  (2nd stage) . The board conducts BCECE 2017 with the aim to select candidates for admission to engineering programs across the engineering colleges of Bihar. The online applications will be made available from today, ..

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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:16:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845a3bb14f015a3c5698351085
<![CDATA[COMEDK-UGET 2017 Applications started; Apply online till April 20]]> The online application process for COMEDK-Under Graduate Entrance Test (COMEDK-UGET 2017) for admissions to engineering programs has started from Monday, February 13, 2017 by Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMED-K). Candidates can apply online, here  till Thursday, April 20, 2017 . The prescribed registration fee of Rs. 1,200/- should be remitted through payment gateway provided using a credit card or a debit card /Net banking. In view of coinciding of UGET exam date with NEET 2017, COMEDK has rescheduled the exam date from May..

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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:56:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845a3bb14f015a3bd6988f0349
<![CDATA[IIM Shillong concludes summer placements with highest stipend of Rs 2.5 lakh a month ]]> The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Shillong   has accomplished summer placements with a highest remuneration of Rs 2.5 lakh and an overall average gross of Rs 81,000. The placements were conducted for the batch 2016-2018. The increase in salary has witnessed a leap of 17% as compared to the previous year. Around 184 job profiles were offered for different serviceable domains. Sales & Marketing came out as the most wanted domain. 36% of the total offers were made to the candidates in Sales & Marketing. The top recruiters visited the..

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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:32:14 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a22b943015a37758b3e4494
<![CDATA[H1B Visa Regulations: Bane for Students]]> The stringent changes proposed by United States President Donald Trump in the H1B Visa rules have made the students to think about their career goals. The H1B Visa curbs have led to withdrawal of hopes for the students who were looking forward to work in the United States after their higher studies. Till now there has been no abandonment of job offers by the companies that have already hired students from colleges like Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) , National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and Delhi Technological University (DTU) . The students who are yet not placed..

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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:24:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a22b943015a376e684f42ce
<![CDATA[IIMs in Calcutta and Shillong to be renamed]]> The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bill   was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Thursday, February 9, 2017. The bill cited that the two IIMs will be renamed. The government is set to change the names for IIM Calcutta   and IIM Shillong. The name for IIM Calcutta will be changed to IIM Kolkata, whilst the former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi’s will be removed from IIM Shillong. The name of IIM Calcutta is registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 will be changed.  The city Calcutta is now known as Kolkata which was renamed in 2001. The name change..

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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:13:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a22b943015a3764563c4150
<![CDATA[IITs and NITs to scrap unpopular courses]]> HRD Ministry has seemed to be agreed on the proposal of IIT's and NIT's for scrapping of left out seats at the institutions. The institutes will either reduce the number of seats in program or discontinue some of the least chosen courses and new courses will be introduced. A meeting was conducted by HRD ministry on February 3, 2017 regarding the report that was submitted by the three-member panel headed by IIT-Kharagpur director.The main reason behind setting up of the panel was to propose some ways to reduce the number of vacant seats in the engineering schools.Moreover, the ministry has..

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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:44:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a24286c015a374a01f2417c
<![CDATA[UGC asks varsities to review their curriculum ]]> Recently, University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked the Universities to review and revise the curricula of all academic departments at least once in every three years. The review and revise of curricula should aim on the existing and potential demand and supply of skill sets to make the students employable. The UGC believes that modifying the syllabus will help the students in many ways. The Commission is taking several steps for the attempt to alter it. Every technological and theoretical advancement need to be updated and modified with respect to time. The educational leaders,..

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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 08:57:10 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a22b943015a36b0a53f2a08
<![CDATA[Single Entrance Test for Engineering & Architecture Programs from 2018]]> After National Eligibility-Cum-Entrance Test (NEET) being considered as the single entrance examination for medical programs from 2016, the HRD ministry has approved the proposal for a single entrance examination for undergraduate programs in engineering and architecture from the academic year 2018-19. This proposal was initiated to improve the quality and standards of education in engineering. The test is proposed to be conducted multiple times a year in multiple languages to improve academic standards by bringing uniformity in the engineering education. To implement the proposal, All..

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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 08:51:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a22b943015a36ab3fb029f6
<![CDATA[HRD Ministry forms panel under CABE to boost girl's education]]> The Department of Human Resources ministry has formed a sub-committee under Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE) to resolve issues related to educating girls. This committeewill be led under the Chairmanship of Telangana's Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Kadiyam Srihari. According to reports, the objectives of the sub-committee will be to scrutinize the reasons for less involvement of girls in education, including the socio-economic factors which result in gender bias and. The sub-committee will recommend ways to diminish gender inequality and to..

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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 05:42:09 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a22b943015a35fe1a0413d7
<![CDATA[Engineering Colleges may reduce number of seats]]> Due to the current business lay-offs, low pay packets and H1B visa norm changes, IT companies are being gentle with the campus placements, suggesting engineering colleges to ponder on trimming down the number of seats in branches with lesser admissions. According to a Placement Cell of an Engineering College in Chennai, in the recent years, non-IT companies are also being called by the colleges for campus placements as the number of IT companies visiting the campuses has reduced. The companies have stopped hiring students in bulk reducing it by15-20%. This year the placements have gone..

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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:47:30 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a22d4c8015a27d981c85868
<![CDATA[JNU bags 'Best University Award' from President ]]> Jawarharlal Nehru University (JNU) has won the third “Visitor’s Award” for the best central university in India this year. The Visitor’s Award is presented every year by the President to the best central university in India. Pranab Mukherjee, the President of India, will give up the third “Visitor’s Award” to M Jagadesh Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, JNU on Monday, March 6, 2017. M. Jagadesh Kumar, Vice Chancellor of JNU, expressed his appreciation to the hard work put forwarded by the students and faculty in bagging the award. The Vice..

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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:36:18 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a22d4c8015a27cf407357c6
<![CDATA[Tripura Joint Entrance Examination TBJEE 2017 Revised Schedule]]> The Tripura Joint Entrance Examinations (TBJEE 2017)   exam dates have been rescheduled byTripura Board of Joint Entrance Examination. The TBJEE for Physics and Chemistry will be held on Wednesday, May 03, 2017 and Mathematics and Biology will be held on Thursday, May 04, 2017 . Earlier, the exam was scheduled to be held on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 and Thursday, April 27, 2017 . The dates have been revised in accordance with the coinciding of CBSE class XII Bengali examination with Mathematics and Biology examination of TBJEE-2017 which was supposed to be held on..

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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:13:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a24286c015a2783b1954d10
<![CDATA[Industrial Design]]> Gone are the days when designing was done with the help of paper and pencil. Earlier the term ‘designing’ was generally used either in the field of fashion, architecture or engineering. But now with changing trends, the new tools and methods have replaced the conventional methods in the field of designing. Designers improve as well as create, and they often work within multi-disciplinary groups that include management, marketing, engineering and manufacturing specialists. The field design has branched out to form many new sub-branches and Industrial design is one of them. So..

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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 09:11:13 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a24286c015a274a6c8b4596
<![CDATA[IIM Bill introduced in Lok Sabha on Feb 9]]> The Indian Institutes of Management (IIM)   Bill 2017 is introduced in Lok Sabha on Thursday, February 09, 2017 by the HRD Ministry to grant complete autonomy and statutory status. According to the Bill, IIMs will be able to award degrees apart from their PGD and Fellow programs. The report is made clear by the Union Cabinet headed by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi lately. The IIM Bill seeks to grant the 20 existing IIMs autonomy statutory status with uniform governance structure and policy framework. Also, requested to declare them as “Institutes of National..

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Thu, 09 Feb 2017 12:59:50 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845a22d3aa015a22f55e4102c2
<![CDATA[Last Minute Prep tips for NIFT Entrance Exam 2017]]> It’s time to gear up! Just 2 days away and it is the peak time to buckle up for your NIFT Entrance Exam 2017. The NIFT entrance exam is scheduled to be held on  Sunday, February 12, 2017 . Know about NIFT Entrance Exam 2017: The NIFT written entrance examination is designed to test the knowledge, skill and aptitude of the candidates for the program opted. There is no negative marking. General Ability Test (GAT) for B.Des and M.Des Programs: This test will comprise of various sections: Quantitative Ability, Communication Ability, English Comprehension, Analytical..

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Thu, 09 Feb 2017 12:55:35 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a22d4c8015a22f17d090199
<![CDATA[NEET-PG 2017 admissions: Haryana begins counseling, Punjab is still to decide]]> It has been three weeks to NEET-PG results and many states have announced their medical counseling schedule and some have even started it. Similarly, Haryana has started the counseling whereas Punjab is still being indecisive of the counseling dates. While Punjab's neighboring state Haryana is already up with their counseling schedule for all private and government medical institutions on the basis of NEET-PG. There is no official announcement about the counseling dates from the governing bodies in Punjab. Moreover, Haryana has warned all the medical institutions which come under them,..

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Thu, 09 Feb 2017 10:55:35 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5a14bd53015a22839f4a7360
<![CDATA[CBSE Class 10, 12 Board Exam 2017 Admit Cards Released!]]> The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)   has made the admit cards available online to download. The students to appear in class X and class XII CBSE 2017 board exams can download their admit cards from the official CBSE website. About 16 lakh students are reported to appear for class X board exams and over 10 lakh students to appear for class XII board exams this year. The schedule for the exams has been revised by the board, check here . For this academic year CBSE has decided to conduct the Class X and Class XII examinations from  Thursday, March 09,..

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Thu, 09 Feb 2017 10:30:08 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845a16d65d015a226c534872f1
<![CDATA[Top MCA Entrance Exams in India]]> Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is a three-year (six semesters) professional Post Graduate Degree focused to meet the growing needs of qualified professionals in the field of Information Technology. There are many leading colleges in India offering MCA programs and admissions are made through various entrance examinations.   Listed here the most popular MCA entrance examinations in India will help you to choose the right college and know about the application deadline to apply for exams. NIMCET (National Institute MCA Entrance Test) - NIMCET is a national-level..

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Wed, 08 Feb 2017 13:01:35 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a02ab50015a1dd09eb744cf
<![CDATA[B-School Placement Analysis 2017]]> The current placements at Indian Institute of Management (IIMs)   and elite B-schools point outs that the salaries offered to the students mark a single digit growth over the last year. Although the companies are offering placements to every student but the salary offered them are not meeting their expectations. The demand for B-School graduates is high and the salaries they get show the commercial lay-offs in the market.   While IIM-Lucknow has recently witnessed 100% placement for a batch of 435 students but it did not disclose about the salary to be offered to the..

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Wed, 08 Feb 2017 11:27:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a02ab50015a1d7a353e3e6f
<![CDATA[British Council announces Scholarships worth 1 million pounds to Indian students]]> The British council has announced about the Great Scholarships 2017 scheme on Monday, February 6, 2017 to attract Indian students for higher education in the United Kingdom (UK). The scholarships are of worth one million pounds. When it comes to higher education, students want a wide range of choices to opt from. The choice differs in terms of both places as well as education. To attract such students, new scholarships schemes have been designed. As part of the 'Great Britain' campaign, the council has put forwarded a new proposal 'Study UK: Discover You'. According to the new..

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Wed, 08 Feb 2017 11:00:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a02ab50015a1d6160a13d32
<![CDATA[CBSE to start Pre-Exam Counseling from Feb 9 ]]> The Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE)   will start the pre-examination psychological counseling sessions for students and parents from Thursday, February 9, 2017 . Prior to the class X board examinations, CBSE will help the students to overcome the stress and anxiety related to the exams. The counseling services will be provided online on the official CBSE website and will also be accessible through helpline numbers till Saturday, April 29, 2017 . The board is conducting this pre-exam counseling service for the 20th consecutive year to the students at the time of exam..

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Wed, 08 Feb 2017 10:44:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a02ab50015a1d5313dc3bda
<![CDATA[Ireland extends stay-back option for Post Graduate students]]> The permission to double the ‘stay back option’ for masters and PhD students has been granted by the Minister for Education and Skills of Ireland. The move will definitely make Ireland as more attractive study destination for international students and support the country positioning in the education market. The new policy extends the Third Level Graduate Scheme for non-EU/ EEA residents studying in the country to reside in Ireland for two years to search for employment and opt for work permit/ green card. Indian students now have more chances of moving towards Ireland for..

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Wed, 08 Feb 2017 10:29:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a02b21e015a1d44f7bd6c43
<![CDATA[CUSAT CAT 2017 Online applications available now - Apply here!]]> The complete schedule for online CUSAT Common Admission Test (CUSAT CAT)   2017 has been announced by Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) . The CUSAT-CAT 2017 being conducted for taking admission to Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) and various postgraduate academic programs is scheduled to be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017 and Sunday, April 30, 2017 . The scores of CUSAT-CAT are utilized for admissions into Master of Science (M Sc) in Photonics, Computer Science, B.Tech, lateral entry to B.Tech, Masters of Technology (M Tech), 5 years integrated..

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Wed, 08 Feb 2017 08:59:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845a16d65d015a1cf301a03be5
<![CDATA[System Design]]> "Design" whenever we hear this term, we think of either fashion design or architecture. Designing is basically done to simplify the idea of individual using creative methods. With the advancement in technology, the meaning of design has also evolved over years. One of such field under designing is system design. System design is created to meet the specified needs of the users. System design is the more complex form of designing. It is an integral part in the system development process. Let’s study in depth what exactly the field is? What is System Design? System..

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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 12:49:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5a14bd53015a189f2117426e