Minglebox Education News - engineering http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:16:52 GMT Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:16:52 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[Govt nod not must for tie-ups of IIMs/IITs with foreign institutes]]> Approval from the Union Cabinet will not be mandatory for institutes such as the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) to enter into tie-ups with foreign institutes. These institutes have been granted exemption by the government, according to a recent announcement by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). The MHRD further stated that provided the Act governing these institutes includes a provision to enter into collaboration with foreign institutes, the institutes will not be liable to gain approval of the Cabinet or the..

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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:01:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac4ed8beb9014ed9b09c2f316d
<![CDATA[IIT preparatory course sees three-fold increase in enrollments this year]]> The enrollments into the preparatory course at the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) have increased three-fold this year compared to last year's 63. A total of 185 candidates will take the course this year. All the 16 IITs as well as the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) are offering preparatory courses. After one year (2015-2016), that is, after successful completion of the first year course work, the preparatory students will join their parent (admitting) institute. In case the seats reserved for candidates under the Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/Persons with..

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:06:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4ec8cbb0014ed3456cc76bed
<![CDATA[JEE round 4 seat acceptance/online reporting extended till July 28]]> The fourth round seat acceptance and online reporting for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates has been extended till 5 pm on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 . The fourth round seat allocation was published by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 . Earlier, seat acceptance for Round 4 was scheduled to be held from Thursday, July 23 to  Sunday, July 26, 2015 . The first-ever joint admission process is being conducted by JoSAA 2015 for 87 premier institutes, including 18 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) , the Indian..

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 04:51:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4ec8cbb0014ed30086ac63cc
<![CDATA[CET-K 2015 second extended round: key instructions for candidates]]> The Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has released some important instructions for Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2015 (CET-K 2015) eligible candidates who have been allotted seats as per the second extended round , as mentioned below. Important:  The last late for fee payment for CET-K 2015 eligible candidates who have been allotted seats as per the second extended round has been extended till  Monday, July 27, 2015 . Moreover, the last date for reporting to colleges has been extended to  Tuesday, July 28, 2015  (before 5.30 pm). Choices before..

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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:35:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854eb0cc8a014ec00f67762c02
<![CDATA[Admission details for Preparatory candidates at IITs, ISM Dhanbad]]> The Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE  Advanced 2015 ) candidates vying for Preparatory courses at the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) need to note some important information relating to admissions, as mentioned below.  Preparatory students must report to the host institute, not the admitting institute. After one year (2015-2016), that is, after successful completion of the first year course work, the preparatory students will join their parent (admitting) institute. Fees and..

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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 06:08:18 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854eb0cc8a014ebead36ba7ddf
<![CDATA[Summary of fourth round of JEE joint seat allocation 2015]]> The fourth round seat allocation for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates was published by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 . Seat acceptance for Round 4 is being held from Thursday, July 23 to  Sunday, July 26, 2015 . The first-ever joint admission process is being conducted by JoSAA 2015 for 87 premier institutes, including 18 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) , the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) , 31 National Institutes of Technology (NITs) , 18 Indian Institutes of Information..

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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 05:08:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854eb0cc8a014ebe762e9575ab
<![CDATA[CET-K 2015 second extended round: fee payment extended till July 27]]> The last late for fee payment for the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2015 (CET-K 2015) eligible candidates who have been allotted seats as per the second extended round has been extended till Monday, July 27, 2015 . The extension has been made by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) as it received multiple requests for the same. Moreover, the last date for reporting to colleges has been extended to Tuesday, July 28, 2015 (before 5.30 pm). Candidates need to visit the website for the “Fee Payment & Admission Order Download” link, second extended round..

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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:26:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb14eb0d019014ebae10fcd73c7
<![CDATA[JEE round 4 seat allocation out; seat acceptance from Jul 23-26]]> The fourth round seat allocation for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates has been published by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) earlier today, that is, Wednesday, July 22, 2015 . Seat acceptance for Round 4 will be held from Thursday, July 23 to Sunday, July 26, 2015 . To view the seat allotment result (Round 4) and pay acceptance fee, please click here and enter the JEE Main 2015 Roll Number as well as Password.  According to the website, reporting against the allotted seat is mandatory, otherwise the allotted seat will be..

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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 09:45:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844eb0cc44014eb5271d5a7381
<![CDATA[CET-K'15 second extended round result out; confirmation from Jul 22-23]]> The results of the second extended round seat allotment for the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2015 (CET-K 2015) eligible candidates has been published by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 (after 8 pm). To view the CET-K 2015 second extended round seat allotment results, please click here .  Alternately, the seat allotment details can be viewed at the KEA website http:kea.kar.nic.in Important:  Confirmation of allotment, payment of fees and downloading admission order needs to be completed between Wednesday, July 22 ..

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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 05:22:35 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844eb0cc44014eb436a16b5074
<![CDATA[IIT Bombay has all 903 seats filled after round 2 of joint admissions]]> The premier Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) has got all its 903 seats filled up after the second round of joint admissions, which is being held by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015). The second round seat allocation was published on Monday, July 13, 2015 . Seat acceptance for Round 2 was held from Tuesday, July 14 to  Friday, July 17, 2015 . The first-ever joint admission process is being conducted by JoSAA 2015 for 87 premier institutes, including 18 IITs , the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) , 31 National Institutes..

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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 05:41:07 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854e9e886b014eaf213d7e6c18
<![CDATA[JoSAA 2015: 80 seats lie vacant in IITs post round 2 joint admissions]]> Around 80 seats are still lying vacant in the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) after the second round of joint admissions being conducted by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015), although more than 99% of the total 10,006 IIT seats have been filled up after this round. A majority of the 80 vacant seats are available at IIT Kharagpur as well as the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) , as per reports. The second round seat allocation was published on Monday, July 13, 2015 . Seat acceptance for Round 2 was held from Tuesday, July 14 to ..

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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:47:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffead4e9e897c014eab1370d915b5
<![CDATA[Summary of third round of JEE joint seat allocation 2015]]> The third round seat allocation for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates was published by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) on Saturday, July 18, 2015 . Seat acceptance for Round 3 is being held from Sunday, July 19 to  Tuesday, July 21, 2015 . To view the seat allotment result and pay acceptance fee, please click here . The first-ever joint admission process is being conducted by JoSAA 2015 for 87 premier institutes, including 18 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) , the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) , 31 ..

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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 05:12:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffead4e9e897c014ea9e0db5070bd
<![CDATA[CET-K 2015 counseling: second extended round schedule, seat surrender]]> A second extended round seat allotment will be conducted for the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2015 (CET-K 2015) eligible and interested candidates, according to an announcement by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA). All candidates can participate in this round, except those who have exercised Choice 1 in first round or in second round and reported to colleges, candidates who have cancelled allotted seats as well as Choice 4 candidates. In the second extended round, candidates can enter fresh options. CET-K 2015 counseling second extended round..

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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 12:36:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844e9a8c71014e9c0476670458
<![CDATA[KEA PGCET 2015 Exam Dates]]> Karnataka Exams Authority (KEA) has announced the exam dates for  Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (PGCET-2015) , which will be conducted in August 2015. The PGCET will be held on Saturday, August 08, 2015 and Sunday, August 09, 2015 . KEA PGCET is conducted for taking admission to Masters of Engineering (M.E), Masters of Technology (M.Tech), Master of Computer Application (MCA), lateral entry to MCA, Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Masters in Architecture (M.Arch) programs for the session 2015. Eligibility Criteria for   KEA PGCET   ..

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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 08:50:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844e9a8c71014e9b35232d00e4
<![CDATA[JEE joint admissions: info on changing float option to freeze or slide]]> The second round seat allocation for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates was published by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) on Monday, July 13, 2015 . Seat acceptance for Round 2 is currently in progress - it is being held from Tuesday, July 14 to  Friday, July 17, 2015 . There is some important information for the aspirants from JoSAA 2015 about changing float option to freeze or slide . Candidates who were allotted and reported a seat in Round 1 but aspire to change Float option to Freeze or Slide, or Slide to Freeze, need to visit the..

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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 07:24:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844e9a8c71014e9ae66ae8009b
<![CDATA[JEE round 3 seat allocation on Jul 18; seat acceptance from Jul 19-21]]> The third round seat allocation for the  Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)  candidates will be published by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) on  Saturday, July 18, 2015 . Seat acceptance for Round 3 will be held from  Sunday, July 19  to  Tuesday, July 21, 2015 . The first-ever joint admission process is being conducted by JoSAA 2015 for 87 premier institutes, including 18  Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) , the  Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) , 31  National Institutes of Technology (NITs) ,..

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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 07:09:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844e9a8c71014e9ad885cc006b
<![CDATA[COMEDK UGET & PGET may be conducted online from next year]]> Starting the next academic year, the Under Graduate Entrance Test (UGET) and the Post Graduate Entrance Test (PGET) held by the Consortium of Medical, Engineering & Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMEDK) may be conducted online. Once the measure is implemented, candidates aspiring to apply for/pursue professional courses in Karnataka would not need to travel to the state to appear for the tests. As per reports, the counseling processes for the UGET and PGET examinations will continue to be conducted in the offline mode. According to COMEDK officials, a multitude of..

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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:48:10 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e95b922014e95d5c3b50244
<![CDATA[Computer science, electrical engg top choices among IIT aspirants]]> Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) has emerged as the top choice for the majority of the candidates aspiring to join the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) this year, according to the data available after the first round of seat allotments. There are 10,006 seats across the IITs, for which around 25,000 candidates filled their choices. A total of 2.07 lakh applications have been extended for the 990 seats in Computer Science across the 18 IITs, that is, there is an average of 209 candidates vying for each seat. The first-ever joint admission process for the premier..

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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 06:53:50 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e90322f014e95a4028c1988
<![CDATA[AU CRET 2015 Exam Dates]]> University of Allahabad (AU)   has announced the exam dates for  Combined Research Entrance Test (CRET-2015) , which will be conducted in August 2015. The AU CRET will be held on Sunday, August 30, 2015. AU CRET is conducted for taking admission to Doctor of Philosophy (D.Phil) program offered in various subjects at university for the commencing session 2015. Click here   to know more about the various subjects.   Eligibility Criteria for   AU CRET 2015: Candidates must hold the master's degree in a relevant subject from the university, or..

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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 06:33:55 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844e90318a014e9591c6902d58
<![CDATA[IIT Bombay first choice of top 2,000 rankers of JEE Advanced 2015]]> The premier Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) has emerged as the first choice for the top 2,000 rankers of the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) aspiring to join the IITs . This year, around 23% of the top 2,000 rank-holders in JEE Advanced have opted for IIT Bombay, making it the most preferred campus among the 18 IITs as well as the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) . A total of 456 of these 2,000 candidates have chosen to join IIT Bombay. IIT Delhi has got 332 candidates among the top 2,000. Next in line..

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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 05:42:20 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e90322f014e95628d5511f0
<![CDATA[COMEDK UGET 2015 second round counseling: Engineering/Architecture]]> The first round of counseling for Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka Under Graduate Entrance Test 2015 (COMEDK UGET 2015) candidates for Engineering was held from Monday, June 29 to  Friday, July 10, 2015 , while the Architecture counseling was held on Saturday, July 11, 2015 . As per the policy of COMEDK, students seeking admission in its member institutions get two opportunities to select the course and college of their choice. The second and final round of counseling for Engineering and Architecture will be held from Friday, July 24 ..

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:26:09 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844e90318a014e91ade53c3662
<![CDATA[COMEDK UGET 2015 counseling: surrender of engg, architecture seats]]> The first round of counseling for Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka Under Graduate Entrance Test 2015 (COMEDK UGET 2015) candidates for Engineering was held from Monday, June 29 to  Friday, July 10, 2015 , while the Architecture counseling was held on Saturday, July 11, 2015 . Comedk UGET 2015 was conducted on  Sunday, May 10, 2015  and the Results as well as individual ranks of the candidates were published at the website on  Monday, June 8, 2015 . Seat surrender schedule - Engineering & Architecture:  ..

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 11:57:38 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844e90318a014e9193cbbc3277
<![CDATA[IIT Patna to shift to its permanent campus on July 25]]> The Indian Institute of Technology Patna (IIT Patna) will shift to its permanent campus at Bihta on Saturday, July 25, 2015 , which is expected to be inaugurated by the Prime Minister (PM) of India, Mr Narendra Modi. The institute has received official communication from the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) in this regard. The new campus in Bihta is spread over 500 acres, located around 35 km west from the heart of Patna in the state of Bihar. At present, IIT Patna is working out of its temporary campus in Patliputra. The institute has already made arrangements for the..

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 10:01:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844e90318a014e9129061722f6
<![CDATA[IITs to admit candidates with scores as low as 6% in JEE Advanced 2015]]> This year, the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) will grant admission to candidates who have scored as low as 6.1% in the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) , making it even tougher for the premier institutes to maintain high standards.  The IITs will this year enroll students who have scored 31 out of 504, which is 6.1%,  down from 8.8% last year, in order to fill up the vacant seats. A subjective element has been infused in JEE Advanced 2015 by incorporating several questions with integer-type answers. Moreover, having more questions..

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 05:41:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4e9032a4014e903ba12001a9
<![CDATA[COMEDK UGET 2015 first round counseling updates]]> The first round of counseling for Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka Under Graduate Entrance Test 2015 (COMEDK UGET 2015) candidates is currently in progress. COMEDK UGET 2015 was conducted on Sunday, May 10, 2015 and the Results as well as individual ranks of the candidates were published at the website on Monday, June 8, 2015 . The Engineering counseling was held from Monday, June 29 to Friday, July 10, 2015 , while the Architecture counseling was held on Saturday, July 11, 2015 . The Medical/Dental counseling started from Monday,..

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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 12:02:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854e80d888014e8c718615706d
<![CDATA[JEE joint admissions: seat provision post JEE Main 2015 rank revision]]> The Joint Entrance Examination Main 2015 (JEE Main 2015) ranks of many candidates have shot up significantly, after their Class XII scores were hiked post re-evaluation. Infact, JEE Main 2015 ranks rose by hundreds and even thousands for these candidates. The JEE Main 2015 ranks of around 5,500 candidates were revised after their Class XII board re-evaluated scores were taken into account. More than 600 candidates had not got their JEE Main 2015 ranks when the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) , which conducts the JEE Main, declared the merit list on Tuesday, June 30,..

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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 07:25:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854e80d888014e8b745127483d
<![CDATA[JEE joint seat allocation 2015: 591 IIT seats vacant post round 1]]> A total of 591 seats at the premier Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) have remained vacant after the first round seat allotments, being held by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015). JoSAA 2015 is conducting joint admissions for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates, for admission into the IITs , the National Institutes of Technology (NITs) , the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) , the Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and other technical institutes funded fully or partially by the Central or a State government. There..

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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 06:09:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854e80d888014e8b2ec4893cdf
<![CDATA[Summary of second round of JEE joint seat allocation 2015]]> The second round seat allocation for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates was published by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) on Monday, July 13, 2015 . Seat acceptance for Round 2 will be held from today, that is, Tuesday, July 14 to  Friday, July 17, 2015 . JoSAA 2015 is conducting joint admissions for the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) , the National Institutes of Technology (NITs) , the Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and other technical institutes funded fully or partially by the Central or a State..

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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 05:15:14 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854e80d888014e8afd04453539
<![CDATA[CET-K 2015 second round allotments: reporting to colleges by July 16]]> The second round seat allotment Results of the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2015 (CET-K 2015) eligible candidates were published by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) on Thursday, July 9, 2015 . It is important to note that the confirmation of allotment, payment of fees and downloading of admission order can be done from Monday, July 13 to Wednesday, July 15, 2015 . The last date for reporting to colleges is Thursday, July 16, 2015 , before 5.30 pm. To access details of the choices for second round, please click here .  For specific instructions post..

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:19:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac4e80df21014e875b43784e93
<![CDATA[JEE toppers give older IITs a miss to vie for newer ones]]> This year, the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced (JEE Advanced) toppers have given the older Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) a miss, preferring to join the newly established ones instead. This is evident after the first round of joint counseling, which is being held by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) for admission into the IITs, the National Institutes of Technology (NITs) , the Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and other technical institutes funded fully or partially by the Central or a State government. The first round seat..

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 11:48:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac4e80df21014e873f274949b5
<![CDATA[JEE Advanced may include subjective questions from 2017]]> Starting the year 2017, the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced (JEE Advanced) may include subjective questions as well, as envisaged by the Joint Admission Board (JAB) of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) . Hence, IIT aspirants who have cleared their Class X examination this year may need to prepare themselves to answer subjective questions, which might appear in certain sections of the JEE Advanced examination to be held in 2017. JEE Advanced is the entrance examination to gain admissions into the IITs and the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) . At..

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 07:54:49 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac4e80df21014e8668c24d276d
<![CDATA[JEE Main 2015 ranks shoot up after re-evaluation of Class XII scores]]> The Joint Entrance Examination Main 2015 (JEE Main 2015) ranks of many candidates have shot up significantly, after their Class XII scores were hiked post re-evaluation. Infact, JEE Main 2015 ranks rose by hundreds and even thousands for these candidates. Although there was no official announcement  about the revised rank list at the official website  from the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) , which conducts the JEE Main,  the new ranks of many candidates were reflected at the site on Friday, July 10, 2015 . The Joint Seat Allocation..

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 05:53:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4e7d67b7014e85fa0885759e
<![CDATA[JEE round 2 seat allocation out; seat acceptance from July 14-17]]> The second round seat allocation for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates has been published by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) today, that is, Monday, July 13, 2015 . Important:  Seat acceptance for Round 2 will be held from Tuesday, July 14 to  Friday,  July  17, 2015 . To view the seat allotment result and pay acceptance fee, please click here and enter the JEE Main 2015 Roll Number as well as Password. Note:  Reporting against the allotted seat is mandatory, otherwise the allotted seat will be..

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 05:07:13 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4e7d67b7014e85cf50a57399
<![CDATA[CET-K 2015 second round seat allotment results out: instructions]]> The second round seat allotment results of the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2015 (CET-K 2015)  eligible candidates were published by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) on Thursday, July 9, 2015 . To access the results, please click here .  For the second round cutoffs, please click here . Note:  All the servers of KEA related to undergraduate (UG) online seat allotment will be shut down on Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 01:30 pm to 08:30 pm for maintenance. The second round of counseling for admission into professional courses started from ..

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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 12:23:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac4e716403014e77ebb25f3b74
<![CDATA[IIT Kgp top pick of JEE candidates although IIT-B preferred by toppers]]> This year, courses offered by the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) and IIT Madras have received the majority of the applications from around 25,000 Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2015 (JEE Advanced 2015) candidates who registered for admissions, although IIT Bombay is the first choice of the top rankers, followed by IIT Delhi . At IIT Kharagpur, there was an average of 186 applications per seat, while it was 183 at IIT Madras. IIT Delhi and IIT Bombay received an average of 164 and 161 applications respectively. All the candidates who..

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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 05:32:13 GMT data-0001-fdbffead4e532da8014e76731fdc4166
<![CDATA[WBJEE 2015 counseling schedule]]> The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination 2015 (WBJEE 2015) was held on Tuesday, May 5 and  Wednesday, May 6, 2015 , while the results were declared on Friday, June 5, 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..

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Wed, 08 Jul 2015 12:43:18 GMT data-0001-fdbffea64e614eca014e6db115424360
<![CDATA[IIT Bombay remains first choice of JEE Advanced top rankers]]> The premier Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) has retained its Number One spot for the top rankers of the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced (JEE Advanced) aspiring to join the IITs . This year, 65 out of the top 100 rankers of the Advanced examination have been allotted seats at IIT Bombay, as per the data available after the first round of seat allotments. Last year too, IIT Bombay had emerged as the most preferred IIT among the top-ranking candidates. After IIT Bombay, this year the students’ preferred IIT is IIT Delhi , where 30 out of the top..

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Wed, 08 Jul 2015 06:43:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffead4e532da8014e6c67ebe47b9f
<![CDATA[JEE joint admissions: first round seat acceptance from July 8-12]]> The first round of seat acceptance under joint admissions for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates will be held from Wednesday, July 8 to  Sunday, July 12, 2015 . The Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) is conducting joint admissions for the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) , the National Institutes of Technology (NITs) , the Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and other technical institutes funded fully or partially by the Central or a State government. To access the seat allotment result of Round 1, please click here ..

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Wed, 08 Jul 2015 05:01:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffead4e532da8014e6c0a75a96c3b
<![CDATA[Summary of first round of JEE joint seat allocation 2015]]> The first round seat allotments for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) was held today, that is, Tuesday, July 7, 2015 . The online registration and choice-filling at the JoSAA 2015 portal started on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 . The deadline for online filling-in and locking of choices was extended from Sunday, July 5 till 5 pm on  Monday, July 6, 2015 . The display of mock seat allocation was made on Saturday, July 4, 2015 . JoSAA 2015 is conducting joint admissions for the Indian Institutes of Technology..

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Tue, 07 Jul 2015 16:10:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e536470014e694825b11857
<![CDATA[JEE joint admissions: first round seat allotments today]]> The first round seat allotments for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) will be held today, that is, Tuesday, July 7, 2015 . Around 1.52 lakh out of the 13 lakh candidates across the country who appeared for the JEE Main 2015 have registered for the joint seat allocation process. The aspirants who registered filled in around 1.29 crore choices. The online registration and choice-filling at the JoSAA 2015 portal started on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 . The deadline for online filling-in and locking of choices was..

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Tue, 07 Jul 2015 05:19:10 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e536470014e66f41c5c446b
<![CDATA[CET-K 2015 second round counseling: option entry till July 8]]> The second round of counseling for the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2015 (CET-K 2015) eligible candidates for admission into professional courses started from Saturday, July 4, 2015 . The seat matrix has been displayed on July 4, 2015, after 11 am. Please click here for details.  A total of 38 medical seats (general quota) for the second round has come as a boon for aspirants. There were 1,782 seats in the first round. In engineering, more than 800 seats remained in many colleges for the second round. Option entry by eligible candidates (prioritization of options,..

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:06:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854e5364fc014e63431e301ef3
<![CDATA[CBSE to issue JEE Main 2015 revised merit list on July 8]]> The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will publish a revised merit list of the Joint Entrance Examination Main 2015 (JEE Main 2015) candidates on  Wednesday, July 8, 2015 ,   in the interest of the test-takers and as advised by the joint seat allocation authorities for admissions. The CBSE, which conducts the JEE Main, issued the JEE Main Paper I and Paper II ranks to the Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) at 10 pm on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 , after a delay. According to board officials, 28 education boards did not send the Class XII result data of all the..

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:14:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854e5364fc014e6200ab6466fd
<![CDATA[Online filling/locking of choices in JoSAA 2015 extended till July 6]]> The deadline for online filling-in and locking of choices at the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) portal  for the  Joint Entrance Examination ( JEE) candidates  has been extended from Sunday, July 5 till 5 pm on  Monday, July 6, 2015 . The display of mock seat allocation was made on Saturday, July 4, 2015 . According to information available at the JoSAA 2015 website, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has published the revised ranks of the JEE Main 2015 on July 4 for candidates whose Class XII marks are..

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 05:00:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854e5364fc014e61bc388457ac
<![CDATA[CET-K 2015 second round counseling from July 4]]> The second round of counseling for the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2015 (CET-K 2015) eligible candidates for admission into professional courses will start from  Saturday, July 4, 2015 , as per a recent announcement by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA). Originally, the process was scheduled to start on Thursday, July 2, 2015 . Candidates need to note that the display of seat matrix will be made on July 4, 2015, after 11 am. Option entry by eligible candidates (prioritization of options, deletion of options not required, etc.) can be done from July 4 (2 pm) to ..

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 12:17:31 GMT data-0001-fdbffea64e532ecb014e53d9ad651d6d
<![CDATA[JEE 2015 joint admissions: mock seat allocation on July 4]]> The online registration and choice-filling in the Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 (JoSAA 2015) portal for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) candidates started on Wednesday, July 1 and will continue till Sunday, July 5, 2015 , upto 5 pm. Aspirants need to note that the mock seat allocation will be held on  Saturday, July 4, 2015 . Allocation/Validation will be done on Monday, July 6, 2015 . Candidates can click here to access the online registration and choice-filling facility. They need to visit http://josaa.nic.in for further details. On Day One of the..

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:22:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4e525980014e525d54da0003
<![CDATA[CET-K'15 option entry schedule for 2nd round seat allotment revised]]> The option entry schedule for second round of counseling for seat allotment of the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2015 (CET-K 2015) eligible candidates for admission into professional courses has been revised, as per a recent announcement by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA). The revised counseling schedule is mentioned below. Candidates have to visit the KEA website http: kea.kar.nic.in for regular updates. Revised second round counseling schedule: Document verification for candidates who have not verified so far along with candidates whose qualifying..

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:37:18 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e40a415014e4ec56f862ee3
<![CDATA[JEE Main 2015: top three ranks acquired by Maharashtra students]]> The top three ranks in the Joint Entrance Examination Main 2015 (JEE Main 2015) have been acquired by students from the Maharashtra state. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) , which conducts the JEE Main, issued the JEE Main Paper I and Paper II ranks to the Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) at 10 pm on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 . The topper is from Pune, who has scored 345 marks out of 360 in the Mains. He had acquired 97.80% in his CBSE Class XII boards. The second position holder is from Mumbai, who obtained 335 in the Mains and 95.85% in the HSC examination. The..

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:27:37 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e40a415014e4e85a3de2376
<![CDATA[Centralized admissions start in Maharashtra engineering colleges]]> The Centralized Admission Process (CAP) of engineering colleges in Maharashtra has started, with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) , which conducts the Joint Entrance Examination Main (JEE Main) , issuing the JEE Main 2015 Paper I ranks to the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 . The first round of seat allocation had candidates from the all-India quota. Earlier, DTE had planned to allot seats to such candidates from round II of CAP. Once the seat allotment is over, students need to report to respective institutes. Since the DTE has..

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:54:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e40a415014e4e6706651e1d
<![CDATA[Core engineering remains top choice among aspirants in Tamil Nadu]]> Core Engineering courses remain the top preference for candidates in the state of Tamil Nadu (TN), with a majority of the aspirants opting for Mechanical Engineering (ME) as well as Electrical and Communication Engineering (ECE) during counseling sessions for engineering admissions in the state, which kicked off on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 . Out of the total 1,256 seats that were allotted on Day One, 355 students picked ECE. Next in line was ME, with 313 opting for the same, followed by 245 selecting Computer Science. Altogether 41,815 seats are available in ME, while ECE has 38,421 seats..

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:46:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e40a415014e4e28b2991184
<![CDATA[IIT-NIT joint seat allocation starts; around 58,000 register on Day 1]]> The first joint admission process of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) , the National Institutes of Technology (NITs) , the Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and other technical institutes funded fully or partially by the Central or a State government finally started on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 , after a one-week delay. To access the facility of online registration/choice-filling, please click here and enter the JEE Main 2015 Roll Number as well as Password.  The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) , which conducts the JEE Main,..

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 06:45:31 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e40a415014e4d835e4e73b8