Minglebox Education News - engineering http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:26:36 GMT Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:26:36 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[VTU to conduct centralized placements for 2014 & 2015 batches]]> In another step towards its student-friendly approach, the Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) will conduct centralized placements for its 2014 and 2015 batches, which is a first for the varsity. Till now, the campus placements were mainly held in colleges located in big cities. This streamlined placement process is expected to benefit engineering colleges based in rural areas and those which are not considered among the top league. Through the centralized process, placements will be conducted for a group of colleges at the regional centers of VTU, instead of firms touring..

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:35:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffead495c200a01496634085e6702
<![CDATA[IITs set to adopt 10 villages each to assist their progress]]> The premier Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are set to adopt a minimum of 10 villages each, in a bid to assist their overall development. This is part of the IITs’ commitment to holistic progress of rural India. As part of the endeavor, the IITs will identify the basic requirements of the villages and work towards development assisted by technological means. The initiative under the Unnat Bharat Abhiyan programme will have IIT Delhi as the nodal coordinator. Earlier this year a workshop was conducted by IIT Delhi to work out the modalities of the program. Apart..

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:42:40 GMT data-0001-fdbffead495c200a01496603b89f6355
<![CDATA[COMEDK-UGET 2015 Exam Dates]]> Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMED-K) has announced the exam dates for  COMEDK-Under Graduate Entrance Test (COMEDK-UGET 2015) , which will be conducted in May 2015. The COMEDK-UGET will be held on Sunday, May 10, 2015. COMEDK-UGET is conducted for taking admission to under graduate medical, dental and engineering courses in COMEDK member institutions for the academic session 2015. Eligibility Criteria for   COMEDK-UGET 2015 : For details and information on eligibility criteria, please visit their official website..

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:01:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854950f89501496501d9e72a88
<![CDATA[Entrance exam SRMEEE to be called SRMJEEE; test from April 19-26]]> The entrance test SRM Engineering Entrance Examination (SRMEEE) will henceforth be called SRM Joint Engineering Entrance Examination (SRMJEEE) , according to the website of SRM University, Chennai . The Computer Based Test (CBT) of SRMJEEE 2015 will be held from Sunday, April 19 to Wednesday, April 22, 2015 . The paper-pencil test will be conducted on Sunday, April 26, 2015 . The registration process for SRMJEEE 2015 will begin from the first week of November, 2014. SRMJEEE is an entrance examination conducted annually by SRM University to grant admission into engineering..

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:06:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffe84495f370e014960f373541ed0
<![CDATA[SRMJEEE 2015 Exam Dates]]> SRM University, Chennai has announced the exam dates for  SRM Joint Engineering Entrance Examination (SRMEEE-2015) , which will be conducted in April 2015. The SRMJEEE computer based test will be held on Saturday, April 11, 2015 to Tuesday, April 14, 2015 and paper-pencil test will be conducted on  Sunday, April 26, 2015. SRMEEE is conducted for taking admission to Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) program for the academic year 2015. Eligibility Criteria for   SRMJEEE 2015 : For details and information on eligibility criteria, please visit..

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Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:04:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4841c9460148457cb72137e2
<![CDATA[EAMCET 2014 2nd round engineering counseling for Telangana only]]> The Supreme Court (SC) of India has given its go-ahead to conduct the second round of engineering counseling for the Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test 2014 (EAMCET 2014) for the state of Telangana only, as per reports. Moreover, the counseling will be open to such students who have not joined any college until now. The recent SC order gave the green signal to conduct the second round of counseling to grant admission into 174 private engineering colleges which had been de-recognized by the Hyderabad based Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) ...

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:14:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe84495f370e014960c38e281b61
<![CDATA[SRM University campus placements see 3,689 offers on Day 1]]> The campus placement session at the SRM University in Kattankulathur kicked off on a happy note this year, with three leading Information Technology (IT) firms offering jobs to a whopping 3,689 students on Day 1. According to institute officials, IT majors Cognizant, Wipro and Infosys had together extended the record number of job offers to the 2014-2015 batch. Cognizant extended a total of 1,502 job offers, followed by 1,105 offers from Infosys and 1,082 from Wipro. The compensation packages offered were between Rs 3 lakh and Rs 3.5 lakh. Altogether 1,500 students bagged multiple..

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:51:37 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4950f8b601495b5155c20018
<![CDATA[Supreme Court okays EAMCET 2014 second round engineering counseling]]> The Supreme Court (SC) of India has given its green signal to conduct the second round of engineering counseling for the Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test 2014 (EAMCET 2014) in the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh (AP). EAMCET 2014 was held on Thursday, May 22, 2014 and the Results were declared on Monday, June 09, 2014 . This examination is essential for admission into various engineering and medical colleges. The SC had earlier denied permission to hold the second round of counseling for the examination as the Hyderabad based Jawaharlal Nehru..

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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:07:58 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4950f12c0149560301c35359
<![CDATA[AICTE announces scholarships for girl and differently-abled students]]> The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) , New Delhi has announced new scholarship programs which include scholarships for girl students (under the PRAGATI scheme) as well as differently-abled students. Aspirants can visit the AICTE website to apply for the scholarships with all relevant documents. To avail the scheme, candidates should have secured admission in the first year Diploma/Degree program during the 2014-15 academic session through centralized admission process conducted by the state admission counseling authority. Moreover, they should not be availing any other..

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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 06:18:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4950f12c014955684c6e409c
<![CDATA[EAMCET rank list to exclude intermediate board marks from 2015]]> From the academic year starting 2015, the Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (EAMCET) rank list will exclude the intermediate board marks, as per a recent decision of the governments of Andhra Pradesh (AP) and Telangana. From the next year, the two states are expected to have their own intermediate boards to conduct the examinations for Classes XI and XII. The two state governments have decided to do away with the system of assigning weightage to the intermediate marks in the final ranking for EAMCET, since a common entrance examination with two separate..

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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 05:14:04 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4950f12c0149552cddae3c4d
<![CDATA[Tokyo University to offer scholarship to Super 30 student]]> The Tokyo University has recently announced that it will offer scholarship to one Super 30 student to pursue higher studies in Japan. The announcement was made during a recent interaction between Super 30 students and a team of professors of the Japanese varsity. According to Tokyo University officials, the varsity will offer full scholarships for meritorious students to join different interdisciplinary courses and will encourage more students to join the university. Super 30 is a Patna-based coaching institute set up by Mr Anand Kumar, which selects 30 meritorious candidates..

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:46:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844950f885014950ffa83f0002
<![CDATA[Andhra Pradesh & Telangana mulling common intermediate exams]]> The state governments of Andhra Pradesh (AP) and Telangana are considering holding common intermediate examinations from next year. Measures have already been adopted to constitute a different Intermediate Board for Telangana. The assessment of answer-scripts will be done separately. The intermediate examination system is linked to the Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (EAMCET) . Hence, conducting separate board examinations may be difficult, according to sources. EAMCET 2014 was held on Thursday, May 22, 2014 and the Results were declared on Monday, June..

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:13:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffe83494fcfec01495073d0a20c31
<![CDATA[KIITEE 2015 Exam Dates]]> Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT), Bhubaneswar has announced the exam dates for Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology Entrance Examination (KIITEE 2015) , which will be conducted in April 2015. The KIITEE will be held from Tuesday, April 21, 2015 to Thursday, April 30, 2015. KIITEE is conducted for taking admission various UG and PG programs for the commencing session 2015. Eligibility Criteria for   KIITEE 2015: For details and information on eligibility criteria, please visit their official website . Application Procedure for..

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 06:08:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa49457f7601495037e2755e4a
<![CDATA[Test day instructions for JEE Advanced 2015 aspirants]]> The Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) will be conducted on Sunday, May 24, 2015 . Paper I will be held from 9 am to 12 noon and Paper II from 2 pm to 5 pm. JEE Advanced 2015 aspirants are required to follow few important instructions on the test day, as mentioned below. Candidates must carry a printed copy of the downloaded admit card to the test center. Only candidates with a valid admit card will be allowed to write the examination. The candidates will be given the original admit card upon identity verification. The admit cards for the examination..

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:45:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8449404876014941f9c0a7197b
<![CDATA[KIITEE 2015 from April 21 to 30; online applications from December 2]]> The Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology Entrance Examination 2015 (KIITEE 2015) will be conducted from Tuesday, April 21 to Thursday, April 30, 2015 , according to the website. The examination will be held online across 120 centers in India. The online application forms and prospectus for KIITEE 2015 will be available at the varsity websites www.kiitee.ac.in and www.kiit.ac.in from Tuesday, December 2, 2014 . KIITEE is a national level examination which is conducted by the KIIT University, Bhubaneswar to grant admissions into undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate..

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:24:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8449404876014941784e901131
<![CDATA[Anna University announces rank list for UG students]]> Chennai-based Anna University has announced the rank list for the undergraduate (UG) students. The list includes the names of the gold medalists as well. Around 1,200 students from 80 different colleges which were part of the erstwhile Anna University of Technology (AUT), Chennai , have acquired ranks in various subjects. There are 106 first-rankers among the affiliated colleges. The rest of the rankings are shared by the erstwhile AUTs in Chennai, Madurai , Coimbatore , Tirunelveli and Tiruchi . There are 50 ranks assigned in certain courses, whereas merely one or..

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:11:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac493205cc01493230b48e026f
<![CDATA[Discrepancies in IIT JAM 2015 applications to be rectified by Oct 25]]> The discrepancies in the Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission to Master of Science 2015 (IIT JAM 2015) applications need to be rectified by the candidates by Saturday, October 25, 2014 , according to the website. The candidates can do most of their interactions with JAM through the JAM Online Application Processing System (JAPS) interface provided at the JAM 2015 website. Through JAPS, a candidate can register and apply for JAM 2015, check the status of the application, download admit card, know the result, download score card, etc. The candidates can login to JAPS through..

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:51:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85492d915701492d9c58900055
<![CDATA[IIT JAM 2015 online registrations end; excess payment to be refunded]]> The online application submission process for the Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission to Master of Science 2015 (IIT JAM 2015) has come to an end. The last date for payment of application fee through Challan was extended from Tuesday, September 30 to Monday, October 13, 2014 . Moreover, the last date for online application submission and online payment was extended from Thursday, October 9 to Thursday, October 16, 2014 . The online registration and application process for the IIT JAM 2015 started on Wednesday, September 3, 2014. If the candidate’s net-banking..

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:53:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf491ea43301492c5546d279a9
<![CDATA[GATE 2015 extra payment refund from Oct 21; payments end today]]> The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2015 (GATE 2015) aspirants, who have an enrollment ID, can complete the application submission process and the payments till 11.55 pm today, that is, Monday, October 20, 2014 . After October 20, neither online application can be submitted, nor any payment be made. After the candidates make the payment once, they have to allow some time for the payment to appear in the GATE application. As per the website, more than one payment made by the candidates, if any, will be refunded starting from Tuesday, October 21, 2014 (after the last date of..

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:29:10 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf491ea43301492c07d2cc7326
<![CDATA[DTE Goa to conduct GCET 2015 from May 5-6 next year]]> The Directorate of Technical Education, Goa State (DTE Goa) will conduct the Goa Common Entrance Test 2015 (GCET 2015) on Tuesday, May 5 and Wednesday, May 6, 2015 . Admissions to professional degree courses in the state of Goa for the 2015-16 academic year will be held on the basis of GCET 2015, which will be conducted in various test centers across the state. The courses include Medicine (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery or MBBS), Dentistry (Bachelor of Dental Surgery or BDS), Engineering (Bachelor of Engineering or BE), Pharmacy (Bachelor of Pharmacy or B Pharm) and..

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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:24:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffe83490edeca01491d6bd0e9055b
<![CDATA[Bulk hiring makes a comeback at engineering college campuses]]> Bulk hiring has made a comeback at the campuses of engineering colleges in the country this year. Top Information Technology (IT) firms such as Infosys, Accenture, Wipro, Cognizant, etc. have hired in four digits. In certain cases, such firms have extended multiple offers to a single student. Unlike previous years, this year the engineering institutes have not earmarked Day 1 of placements for specific IT firms, so that they are able to place more students. At SRM University in Chennai, 4,000 offers were extended on the very first day of placements, out of which 3,700 came from..

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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 06:18:57 GMT data-0001-fdbffe83490edeca01491cc254957c21
<![CDATA[Goa-CET 2015 Exam Dates]]> Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Goa has announced the exam dates for  Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET 2015) , which will be conducted in May 2015. The Goa-CET for Physics and Chemistry will be held on Tuesday, May 05, 2015 and for Mathematics and Biology will be held on Wednesday, May 06, 2015 . Goa-CET is conducted for taking admission to Bachelor of Engineering (B.E), Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor or Surgery (MBBS), Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS) and Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) programs for the academic..

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 05:25:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffead490ed7d20149176afed5523e
<![CDATA[Information on JEE Advanced'15 question papers, optical response sheet]]> The Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) will be conducted on Sunday, May 24, 2015 . Paper I will be held from 9 am to 12 noon and Paper II from 2 pm to 5 pm. Each question paper will consist of three separate sections namely, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. To access the syllabi, please click here . The question papers will consists of objective type (multiple choice) and numerical answer type questions, designed to test comprehension, reasoning and analytical ability of the candidates. Incorrect answers to some of the questions will be awarded..

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:21:19 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf490ed7e9014913c15b7f34e2
<![CDATA[GATE 2015 application submission & payments extended till Oct 20]]> The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2015 (GATE 2015) aspirants, who have an enrollment ID, can complete the application submission process and the payment till 11.55 pm on Monday, October 20, 2014 . After October 20, neither online application can be submitted, nor any payment be made. Candidates need to note that the payments have to be made through debit/ATM cards, credit cards or internet banking and e-challan only. After the candidates make the payment once, they have to allow some time for the payment to appear in the GATE application. As per the website, any extra..

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 06:49:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf490ed7e901491291d66c2602
<![CDATA[Placements upbeat at engineering colleges; salaries rise by 10-20%]]> This year, engineering colleges across the country have seen increased placement offers and more firms making such offers, according to reports. The surge in placements includes the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) as well as the non-IIT engineering colleges. Compensation packages have increased as well, by 10 to 20%. Moreover, stock options are also being offered. With placements and internships being on a high, IIT Madras is planning to set up an independent internship cell, to function along with its placement cell. Final placements at the IITs will start soon and the..

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 06:17:45 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf490ed7e90149127480762451
<![CDATA[CUEE 2015 Exam Dates]]> Centurion University, Bhubaneswar has announced the exam dates for  Centurion University Entrance Examination (CUEE-2015) , which will be conducted in April 2015. The CUEE will be held on Saturday, April 11, 2015. CUEE is conducted for taking admission to 4 years Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech), 3 years lateral entry to B.Tech and Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Agriculture programs for the academic session 2015. Eligibility Criteria for   CUEE  2015 : For B.Tech Program : Candidates who have passed 10+2 examination on or before..

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 05:32:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac490eda900149124b07351ff2
<![CDATA[Documents needed for JEE Advanced 2015 online registrations]]> The online registration process for the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) will be held from 10 am on Saturday, May 2 to 5 pm on Thursday, May 7, 2015 . Only online registrations will be accepted. Candidates need to note that certain certificates and other documents have to be uploaded at the time of online registrations. The details are provided below. All candidates need to upload the following: Color photograph of full frontal face, with the head centered in frame covering 70 to 80% of photograph and taken in the last six months. Photograph..

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:29:30 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85490a2ee001490ea27fc02f02
<![CDATA[IIT Madras aims to feature among top 50 in all disciplines]]> The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) is aiming to feature among the leading 50 institutes in all disciplines, as per its “Strategic Plan 2014-2020”. By achieving the position, the institute will also realize its objective of becoming a global leader in education and research. According to institute officials, the main parameters to attain the vision include course programs, research work, industry association, internationalization as well as entrepreneurial ventures. One more focus area will be to incubate top-notch companies, which will generate..

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:34:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85490a2ee001490e7050912c42
<![CDATA[GATE online registrations till 11.55 pm today; submission till Oct 17]]> The online registration process of the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2015 (GATE 2015) will close at 11.55 pm today, that is, Tuesday, October 14, 2014 , after which no new enrollment ID can be generated. The deadline was extended from the previously scheduled Wednesday, October 1, 2014 , due to the flood situation in the areas of Jammu and Kashmir. The registrations had started from Monday, September 1, 2014 . Important: Candidates with an enrollment ID can complete the application submission process and the payment till 11.55 pm on Friday, October 17, 2014 . After..

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:00:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85490a2ee001490d3e97fd1743
<![CDATA[CBSE launches project to boost girl student numbers in engineering]]> The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has launched a new project to boost the total number of girl students in engineering colleges across the country. Named “Udaan”, the initiative aims to mentor around 1,000 girl students to vie for admission in top engineering institutes in India. The program is open to Indian citizens only. As per the project, 50% of the seats will be set aside for students under the Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/Other Backward Classes (SC/ST/OBC) categories. Under the project, free online or offline courses will be offered to the students..

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 05:42:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85490a2ee001490d2e229214ff
<![CDATA[AEEE 2015 Exam Dates]]> Amrita University, Coimbatore has announced the exam dates for  Amrita Engineering Entrance Examination (AEEE-2015) , which will be conducted in April 2015. The AEEE computer based test will be held from Thursday, April 16, 2015 to Saturday, April 18, 2015 and paper/pencil mode test will be held on  Saturday, April 25, 2015 . AEEE   is conducted for taking admission to Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) program offered in various disciplines at its three Schools of Engineering located at Amritapuri, Bangalore  and Coimbatore for the academic session 2015. ..

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 05:08:48 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85490a2ee001490d0f076d1294
<![CDATA[PDPU RAT 2015 Exam Dates]]> Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU), Gandhinagar   has announced the exam dates for  Research Aptitude Test (RAT-2015) , which will be conducted in November 2014. The RAT will be held on Friday, November 21, 2014 . PDPU RAT is conducted for taking admission to Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Management, Engineering, Sciences and Social Sciences & Humanities disciplines for the session January 2015. Eligibility Criteria for   PDPU RAT 2015 : For Ph.D in Management Program : Candidates are eligible to apply based on the aggregate of all the..

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:46:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8548f9fb0f014908e6a14b0e47
<![CDATA[JEE Advanced 2015 admit cards to be downloaded from May 9 to 12]]> The admit cards for the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) can be downloaded from 10 am on Saturday, May 9 to 5 pm on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 , according to the website. Candidates who successfully complete registering for JEE Advanced 2015 can download the admit cards from the online registration portal. The admit card will bear the following details of the candidate - Name, Roll Number for JEE Advanced 2015, Photograph, Signature, Date of Birth, Address for Correspondence, Category and Language of the question paper. In addition, it will have the name and..

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:18:55 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8548f9fb0f0148f9ff5e99000d
<![CDATA[UNIRAJ-MPAT 2014 Exam Dates]]> University of Rajasthan (UNIRAJ), Jaipur has announced the exam dates for  UNIRAJ-MPAT-2014 , which will be conducted in November 2014. The UNIRAJ-MPAT will be held on  Saturday, November 29, 2014. UNIRAJ-MPAT is conducted for taking admission to Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) programs offered in various subjects at the Faculty of Arts, Science, Commerce, Education, Engineering and Technology, Management, Social Sciences, Fine Arts and Law for the session 2014. Eligibility Criteria for   UNIRAJ-MPAT  2014: ..

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:58:07 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac47388da0014739e30d883dce
<![CDATA[GATE 2015 registrations to close on Oct 14; last minute instructions]]> The online application submission process of the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2015 (GATE 2015) will close on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 . The deadline was extended from the previously scheduled Wednesday, October 1, 2014 , due to the flood situation in the areas of Jammu and Kashmir. The registrations had started from Monday, September 1, 2014 . According to the website, candidates need to complete their application/payment submission process to avoid last minute rush and subsequent internet traffic. Those candidates who have defects marked in their application should..

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Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:00:48 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8448edcd6b0148f423a14e5e7d
<![CDATA[Exams deemed equivalent to Class XII for JEE Advanced 2015 eligibility]]> All the candidates aspiring to appear for the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) , including foreign nationals, need to fulfill five criteria to appear for the examination. An important criteria is appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination. To be eligible for JEE Advanced 2015, the candidate should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in all the subjects in either 2014 or 2015. Candidates who appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination in 2014 and wish to re-appear for the same in 2015, either..

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Thu, 09 Oct 2014 06:48:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8448edcd6b0148f3aac28955ec
<![CDATA[Eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced 2015]]> The Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) will be held on Sunday, May 24, 2015. Paper I will be held from 9 am to 12 noon and Paper II from 2 pm to 5 pm. Candidates who clear the JEE Advanced can gain admission into the undergraduate (UG) programs of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) . All the aspirants, including foreign nationals, need to fulfill five criteria to appear for JEE Advanced 2015. Criterion 1 - Performance in JEE Main 2015: The candidate should be among the top..

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:10:45 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8448edcd6b0148efab2b4b2358
<![CDATA[WBJEE 2015 on April 18 & 19, 2015; syllabus revised]]> The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination 2015 (WBJEE 2015) will be held on Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19, 2015 . WBJEE 2015 is the common entrance examination for admission to undergraduate (UG) courses of Bachelor of Engineering (BE)/Bachelor of Technology (B Tech)/Bachelor of Architecture (B Arch)/Bachelor of Pharmacy (B Pharm) as well as Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)/Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) offered by colleges and universities in the state of West Bengal for the 2015-2016 academic session. The syllabus for WBJEE 2015 has been..

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 07:43:08 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8448edcd6b0148eeb62d0a0f81
<![CDATA[Pre-placement offers see 25% rise at IIT Bombay]]> Pre-placement Offers (PPOs) have seen a 25% increase at the premier Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) this year till now, pointing towards a fruitful placement season. In fact, PPOs as well as internship offers at other top engineering institutes have seen a rise as well. IIT Madras is planning to set up an independent internship cell, to function along with its placement cell. This year, IIT Bombay students received 94 PPOs by the very first week of October. At the same period last year, the students had received 75 PPOs. In fact, the total number of PPOs made..

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 05:23:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8448edcd6b0148ee3648dd05aa
<![CDATA[KEE 2015 Exam Dates]]> Karunya University, Coimbatore has announced the exam dates for  Karunya Entrance Exam (KEE 2015) , which will be conducted in April 2015. The KEE will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2015. KEE is conducted for taking admission to integrated Master of Science (M.Sc.) and Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) programs for the academic session 2015. Eligibility Criteria for   KEE 2015 : For details and information on eligibility criteria, please visit their official website . Application Procedure for   KEE 2015 : For details and..

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:55:09 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8448e89f800148e9d1bc9419f4
<![CDATA[JEE Advanced 2015 Exam Dates]]> Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay has announced the exam dates for  Joint Entrance Exam Advanced (JEE Advanced-2015) , which will be conducted in May 2015. The JEE Advanced will be held on Sunday, May 24, 2015 . JEE Advanced is conducted for taking admission to undergraduate courses in sixteen IITs located in Bhubaneswar , Madras , Delhi , Gandhinagar , Guwahati , Hyderabad , Indore , Jodhpur , Kanpur , Kharagpur , Mandi , Patna , Ropar and Roorkee , Bombay,  Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu..

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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 06:28:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac48ab27e40148ab7f3ffc0757
<![CDATA[JEE Advanced 2015 online registrations from May 2-7; registration fees]]> The online registration process for the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) will be held from 10 am on Saturday, May 2 to 5 pm on Thursday, May 7, 2015. Candidates need to note that only online registrations will be accepted. The candidates need to meet all the required eligibility criteria. If a single criterion is not met, registrations will be cancelled.  Even if candidates do not opt to appear for JEE Advanced 2015 while registering for JEE Main 2015, they can still register for JEE Advanced 2015. JEE Advanced 2015 applications cannot be..

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:17:30 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8548d928680148e564a3ab2212
<![CDATA[KEAM 2015 from April 20 to April 23]]> The Kerala Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Entrance Examination 2015 (KEAM 2015) schedule has been released by the Commissioner of Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala. KEAM is held by the CEE, Kerala to grant admissions into different professional degree courses in the state. KEAM 2015 will be held from Monday, April 20 to Thursday, April 23, 2014 . The dates and other details for KEAM 2015 registrations will be announced shortly. KEAM 2015 Schedule Stream Subject Date ..

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:57:14 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8548d928680148e51b27071cb9
<![CDATA[KEAM 2015 Exam Dates]]> Commissioner of Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala has announced the exam dates for  Kerala Engineering Agriculture Medical Degree (KEAM-2015) , which will be conducted in April 2015. The KEAM engineering entrance exam will be held on Monday, April 20, 2015 and Tuesday, April 21, 2015 and medical entrance exam will be conducted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 and Thursday, April 23, 2015 . KEAM is conducted for taking admission engineering and medical professional degree programs for the academic session 2015. Eligibility Criteria for   KEAM 2015 : For..

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 05:05:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8348d8fd060148e3d990c87f94
<![CDATA[WBJEEM 2015 Exam Dates]]> West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEE) has announced the exam dates for  WBJEEM 2015 , which will be conducted in April 2015. The WBJEEM will be held on Saturday, April 18, 2015 and Sunday, April 19, 2015 . WBJEEM is conducted for taking admission to undergraduate level courses of Bachelor of Engineering (B.E), Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech), Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch), Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm), Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) and Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) programs in different universities/colleges in West Bengal for the..

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:35:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac48bf76070148bfe7b2b206cd
<![CDATA[Mauritius campus of IIT Delhi to start operations from Nov this year]]> The international campus of the premier Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT Delhi) will start operations in the island nation of Mauritius from November this year. The new branch of IIT Delhi has been named the International Institute of Technology Research Academy (IITRA). IIT Delhi has entered into a partnership with the Mauritius Research Council for the new venture. According to IIT Delhi officials, IITRA will offer full-time as well as part-time Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees in subjects such as Electronics, Electrical and Computer Science. Initially, the institute..

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:15:58 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8548bf74430148bfd62fea0690
<![CDATA[JEE Advanced 2015 to be held on May 24, 2015]]> The Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) will be conducted on Sunday, May 24, 2015 , according to the website. Paper I will be held from 9 am to 12 noon and Paper II from 2 pm to 5 pm, adds the website. More information will be updated on the website shortly. For any queries, candidates may call 022-25769093. The JEE is divided into two parts - JEE Main and JEE Advanced. JEE Main is an entrance examination held by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for admissions to undergraduate (UG) engineering, technology and architecture courses..

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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 09:10:08 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac48b050670148b13981431475
<![CDATA[IIT, NIT contribution to ISRO talent pool is a mere 2%]]> The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the National Institutes of Technology (NITs) , the two top-notch educational institutes in the country, have contributed a mere 2% of the total talent pool of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), according to reports. ISRO is in big news currently for the Mars Orbiter Mission. ISRO has few centers located in different parts of India. In the Vikram Sarabhai Space Center in Thiruvananthapuram, out of the total 4,486 employees, 43 are from the IITs/NITs. In the Space Applications Center in Ahmedabad, there are 144 graduates from..

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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:46:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac48b050670148b0ed4de70e21
<![CDATA[VTU allows extra time to students for completion of BE degrees]]> The Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) has allowed extra time to its students for completion of their Bachelor of Engineering (BE) degrees as a one-time measure only, according to the website. The move has been authorized by the Vice Chancellor (VC) of the varsity. The students of BE regular courses who have taken admission in the year 2006-07 as well as students who have taken admission through lateral entry in the year 2008-09 will be permitted to appear for the December 2014/January 2015 and June 2015/July 2015 university semester examinations one more time, in order to..

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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:26:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffead48ab183d0148acc72d361b33
<![CDATA[Last dates for IIT JAM 2015 online application submission extended]]> The last dates for online application submission for the Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission to Master of Science 2015 (IIT JAM 2015) have been extended, according to information at the website. IIT JAM is an all India common entrance examination conducted by the IITs for admission into integrated Doctor of Philosophy (Ph D) degree programs, Master of Science (M Sc), Joint M Sc-PhD, M Sc-PhD Dual degree, M Sc-Master of Technology (M Tech) and other Post Bachelor Degree Programs offered by the IITs and the Indian Institute of Science Bangalore (IISc Bangalore) . ..

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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:35:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffead48ab183d0148ac61835314ac