Minglebox Education News - news http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:43:56 GMT Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:43:56 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[Calling All Science Students What After 12th!!]]> Nearly all science students aim for medicine or engineering as their career options at least all parents feel that way but not all can compete in the various medical and engineering entrance exams and that leaves them disheartened. But no this failure of your can be a blessing in disguise as far as career options are concerned because where medical and engineering are the traditional favourites they require a lot of hard work and are  very time consuming. There are many other courses which do not take up so much time and at the same time one can start earning sooner than a doctor can..

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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:07:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5af4ace6015af62127b812ed
<![CDATA[Fighting Examination Fever!]]> All those who have done with their 12 th exams must be heaving a sigh of relief a week’s rest and then you gear up to attack the entrance exams. But some of you still have a few more subjects remaining to complete and your stress levels must be really high especially looking at those who have finished the exams and are roaming about free and relaxed. Now here is a word of advice for you and it is very important, do not be jealous of them but be happy that you still have a few cards in your hands and more scope to improve on your performance till now. More time in hand is a big..

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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:21:49 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5af4ace6015af5f7558c1105
<![CDATA[CBSE reveals new exam format for classes VI to IX]]> Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)   has officially discarded the Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) and has replaced it with 'Uniform System of Assessment, examination and report card'. The new scheme will be brought into action from next session (2017-18) onwards. The step will provide uniform assessment from Class VI onwards. Be it examinations or report cards, schools will have to follow to CBSE's instructions which will now have the logo of the board. Thus it will provide a standardized teaching and evaluation across schools. ‘The schools under CBSE..

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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:40:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835af4acff015af56331a40bd7
<![CDATA[UGC releases the list of fake Universities]]> As the number of students opting for higher education is increasing tremendously, the threat of fake institutes has deepened its roots in the educational system to a large extent. The list of fake universities functioning in India has been prepared by University Grants Commission (UGC) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). Students seeking admissions to professional colleges of the country has to be more vigilant as 23 universities, 279 technical institutes have been declared fake. Of the 23 fake universities, nine are from Uttar Pradesh and seven from Delhi. Delhi, on the..

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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:32:38 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ad0a4d0015af06cfa91492f
<![CDATA[NTS to take over CBSE Entrance Tests from 2018]]> National Testing Service (NTS) is going to be the largest examination conducting body from 2018 onwards. Majority of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) test will be conducted by NTS. The body has been set up by MHRD to bring transparency while conducting the test. Once the permission is given, the agency will get started with the National Entrance Examination for Technical Institution (NEETI). The exam will be conducted for admission to engineering courses from January 2018. Most of the tests for higher education were earlier conducted by CBSE. As per the sources, CBSE will..

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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:23:49 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ae682c5015af02dfad00274
<![CDATA[Sandip University (SU-JEE-2017) Exam Dates - Apply Online Here!]]> Sandip University emerged to be one of the best centers of higher educational learning has announced the exam dates for  SU-JEE-2017  which will be conducted in April 2017.The exam will be held on  Sunday, April   16, 2017 (online) and  Sunday, April 23, 2017 (offline) . SU-JEE will conduct in both online and offline mode for admission to various undergraduate, postgraduate and diploma programs for the academic year 2017-18. Sandip University offers the following programs: Undergraduate Postgraduate ..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 04:26:55 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a4fff94015a59c5bb8f14a2
<![CDATA[UGC reform to liberate Higher Education put on fast track]]> The University Grants Commission (UGC) will soon be undergoing a major upgradation in its regulations. A new system that is less dogmatic and demands minimal regulation has been by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). The ministry has plans of revoking outdated UGC regulations, grouped on the basis of performance, Institutes with high excellent will be converted into universities and penalize stragglers and defaulters with closure and stoppage of grants. The government will soon act on the plan without any long-drawn legislative changes. Categories: The proposed system..

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:14:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ae682c5015aeba3db0d41b6
<![CDATA[29% women do not pursue MBA due to financial constraints: says GMAC]]> MBA being the widely chosen field among students in India as well as abroad, provides its students with a very broad perspective into the business world. But if you closely watch, an imbalance in the ratio of men and women are to be found where more male candidates are seen to be opting for MBA than female candidates. What is the reason for this skewed sex ratio? A white paper published by the US based Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) disclosed that one in every three women around the world does not choose MBA due to financial constraints. GMAC conducted its survey on 5, 900..

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:30:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ae68733015aeb7bf0c4375e
<![CDATA[IIT Kharagpur Students develops superpower drone]]> A research students group from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur has developed an autonomous unmanned aerial superpower drone for surveillance and para-dropping. It is the India's first indigenous superpower drone “BHIM” with advanced features such as aerial surveillance, para-dropping of emergency supplies and post-disaster rescue operations. The super power drone is designed just under a metre in length; the creator says that BHIM’s uniqueness lies in the unmanned aerial device's state-of-the-art protection shield, superior imagery and hitherto..

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:11:53 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ae68733015aeb339ff03335
<![CDATA[KLUEEE 2017 Exam Dates]]> KL University (KLU), Guntur  has announced the exam dates for  KL University Engineering Entrance Examination (KLUEEE ), which will be conducted in April-May 2017. The KLUEEE  will be held on  Sunday, April 16, 2017, Thursday, April 20, 2017, Saturday, April 29, 2017, Sunday, April 30, 2017 and Monday, May 01, 2017 KLUEEE is conducted for taking admission to Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) and Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) programs offered in various specializations for the academic year 2017. Eligibility Criteria for   KLUEEE 2017: ..

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:46:13 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ae6850c015aeae533d330df
<![CDATA[More than 60 percent of engineering graduates remain unemployed]]> According to All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) survey, more than 60% of the total engineering students graduating every year remain unemployed. The survey also mentioned that around eight lakh engineers that graduate every year from the technical Institutes across the country. Not even 1% of engineering students enroll in summer internships and mere 15% of engineering programs offered by various institutes across the country are accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA). To cope up with the situation, the ministry of human resource development is..

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:41:55 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ae682c5015aeae140ee377a
<![CDATA[XIMB MBA Placements 2017 Highest package is 21 lakh]]> Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB)   announces yet another year of success in the campus recruitment process witnessing a spectacular placement after its completion of Xuberance’17. XIMB has attained 100% for its MBA Business Management (BM) batch of 2015-17, hence securing its place as one of the premier B-schools of the country. The students bagged niche profiles in leading organizations despite the challenging market conditions and increased competition. The batch of 360 candidates participated in the placement process, in which a total of 102 companies took..

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 07:34:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ae68733015aeaa3828829f4
<![CDATA[AP EAMCET 2017 online registration extended till March 21]]> Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kakinada   on behalf of APSCHE has extended the application deadline for Engineering Agriculture and Medicine Common Entrance Test (EAMCET 2017) .  Aspirants can now apply online for the entrance examination till March 21, 2017 without late fee. Candidates can apply online here . The registration fee for Engineering and Agriculture stream is Rs. 450/- which is to be paid separately through AP online or credit card/ debit card or net banking. Candidates interested in applying for both streams need to pay a registration..

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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:12:57 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ad0a4d0015adb8a97c00123
<![CDATA[AICTE approves Single Engineering Entrance Exam from 2018]]> Right after NEET being considered as a single medical entrance examination across the country, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has approved single common entrance examination for engineering as well. This proposal of single engineering entrance exam has been welcomed by all states, except Tamil Nadu and West Bengal. The proposal was placed before the MHRD in February 2017 which is aimed to provide consistency as well as equal opportunity to quality education. However, the admission to IITs will be made on the basis of their performance in JEE Advance entrance examination..

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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:59:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ad0a4d0015adb7e0c110052
<![CDATA[B-UMAT 2017 Exam Dates – Apply Online here!]]> Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune has announced its national level entrance test dates for  B-UMAT , which will be conducted in the month of June 2017. Bharati Vidyapeeth is one of the largest Deemed Universities in the Country offering a variety of courses in 12 faculties. B-UMAT 2017 is scheduled to be held on  Sunday, June 06, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. B-UMAT is conducted for admission to degree programs Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) programs offered at following institutes. BVDU - Institute..

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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:21:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ad0a397015adb2446cf0a41
<![CDATA[NEET Scores will put an end to Capitation fees]]> The Telangana government has been asked by the central government to carry out common medical counseling. The counseling will aim for admissions to undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in medical courses based on the National Entrance cum Eligibility Test (NEET   score. The motive behind the common medical counseling is to restrict the private colleges from charging excessive fees from the students in order to give them a medical seat in the college. As per the latest improvements made to the Medical Council of India (MCI) rules, the State Health University will..

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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:56:08 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ad0a4d0015ad7308f7053fe
<![CDATA[Students can choose Countries other than US or UK for Higher Education]]> Students who cannot afford higher education in countries like US or UK need not worry. There are other universities also which students can choose from. After much speculation on US President Donald Trump’s budding strategies and Britain’s way out from the European Union, students are looking for different options. But most of the choices are from the same lot i.e. Canada, New Zealand and Australia. Utrecht University, Netherlands is ranked at 86 th position by education advisory Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, 2017. Apart from being affordable, the..

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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:50:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ad0a4d0015ad72b569953f6
<![CDATA[IIT Madras to appoint foreign faculty, increase industry-funded research]]> The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M)   is set to employ foreign faculty in the coming years. Pawan Goenka, Chairman, Governing Board of IIT-M and Managing Director, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd highlighted the fact that IIT-M has plans to hire 100 faculties from the International Universities in the next three years and initially the institute is looking forward to sign up 25 faculties from abroad. As per the report of IIT-M official, the institute is currently working on some factors like enhancing the placement scenario by inviting big companies to the campus,..

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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 11:00:20 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ad0a4d0015ad6c68a834ffd
<![CDATA[Admissions 2017 open at VMSIIHE, Goa for UG Hospitality Programs]]> The applications for Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in International Hospitality Management have been announced by the V.M. Salgaocar Institute of International Hospitality Education (VMSIIHE). Candidates in search of admissions to undergraduate programs in Hospitality can apply here. The applications for VMSIIHE admissions 2017 are available both in online as well as offline mode. Candidates need to pay an application fee for VMSIIHE Application Form 2017. B.Sc in International Hospitality Management is a 3-year degree course. The fee for the entire course is Rs 10, 52,000.   To..

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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:23:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ad0a4d0015ad636ab184a6c
<![CDATA[GujCET 2017 scheduled to be held on May 11]]> The exam date for Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GujCET 2017) has been announced by Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB). The GujCET 2017 is scheduled to be held on May 11, 2017 in Gujarati, Hindi and English medium. Now the admissions into degree engineering and diploma pharmacy programs in the state will be done on the basis of GujCET and marks obtained by the student in class XII exam.  Earlier the admissions were done on the basis of JEE exam and now it is made optional.The state has also mentioned that the admissions in state engineering colleges..

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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 07:29:19 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ad0ab13015ad605594040cf
<![CDATA[THE Asia University Rankings 2017: IISc stands high among Indian Universities]]> It’s a matter of pride for India as institutes are making their mark in the global education. The ranking shows that India is not lagging behind as far as education is concerned. 33 universities from India were able to make it in the top 300 of THE Asia University Rankings 2017. The Times Higher Education Asia University Rankings 2017 has been released on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. The ranking features colleges across Asia judged on: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook and provides the most comprehensive and balanced comparisons available. In the..

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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 07:25:56 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ad0a397015ad60241624a23
<![CDATA[Karnataka CET 2017 Application corrections allowed till March 31]]> The online application process for Karnataka Common Entrance Test (CET 2017)   is over! Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has enabled the edit option window for CET-2017 for the applicants who have applied for the examination till March 31, 2017  by 5 pm. Candidates who have already paid the fees can modify the required changes in the application. Steps to edit the Application: Step 1 : Click here   to edit the application. Step 2 : Candidates have to enter user id. Then select send OTP which will be sent to the already registered mobile..

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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 10:35:07 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5ad0a391015ad1891b200d20
<![CDATA[Gujarat Class X, XII Board Exams begins today]]> The board exam for Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB)   students has begun from today, March 15, 2017. The examination centers across the state have been provided with high scrutiny and surveillance. The Board has mounted CCTV watch over 60,229 blocks 1,507 examination centers in the state. About 11, 02,625 students have registered for the Class X board exams this year whereas around  5,14,965 students will be appearing for Class XII board exams in general stream and about 1,41,503 students will appear for class XII Science board exams. Like..

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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 08:45:53 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5ad0a391015ad12516ef084d
<![CDATA[TANCET 2017: Admit cards released by Anna University]]> The admit card for Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) 2017 has been made available by Anna University, Chennai . Candidates who have registered and wish to appear for the exam can download the admit cards from the official website. TANCET 2017 is scheduled to be conducted on Saturday, March 25, 2017 (for MBA/ MCA programs) and Sunday, March 26, 2017 (for M.E/ M.Tech/ M.Arch/ M.Plan programs). To download the admit card, click here . Steps to download admit card: Candidates can go to the official website . Click on the download Hall Ticket icon...

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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 07:49:39 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ad0ab13015ad0f1c547032e
<![CDATA[Aviation: IGRUA Entrance Examination 2017 to be held on May 14]]> Dreaming high of pursuing a career in aviation; to reach up high and touch the skies? Take heart! The dreams and aspirations to touch the skyline can become a reality at Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA). IGRUA, India’s Best Flying Training Institution offers Ab-initio to Commercial Pilot License (CPL) for the issue of CPL with Multi–engine endorsement and Instrument Rating (IR) on Multi-engine Aircraft. With a total number of 180 seats, the duration of the course in 18 months; this may get extended. Selection of candidates for CPL will be based on IGRUA Entrance..

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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 07:32:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5ad0a391015ad0e1b0ee04a7
<![CDATA[JEE Main 2017 Admit Cards Released! Download here!]]> Finally, the long wait for JEE Main 2017 aspirants is over now! The admit card for  Joint Entrance Examination Main 2017 (JEE Main 2017)  has been released today, Tuesday, March 14, 2017 by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) . The admit card will contain candidates Name, Paper, Date of Birth, Gender, Test Centre Name, City, State Code of Eligibility and Category which needs to be examined carefully by the candidates. Click here  to download the admit card. The admit card is issued provisionally to the candidate subject to his/her satisfying the..

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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:31:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855abe9dc8015acccd18fe2890
<![CDATA[Common counseling for admission to Medical Courses]]> State level admissions to medical UG and PG courses will now be done through the common counseling process. This is another decision which is taken by the government on medical admissions. Earlier, NEET became one and only exam for admission into medical colleges, replacing tall other medical examinations last year. The main aim of the government is to bring transparency in the medical admissions. Private medical colleges charge a huge amount as capitation fee which in turn makes eligible students to step back. Students don’t have to apply to different colleges for admissions in the..

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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:25:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ab8037c015ac7a125920845
<![CDATA[CBSE remodeled Class X assessment scheme]]> The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has remodeled the assessment scheme for Class X board examination where the students have to study six subjects instead of five from the academic year 2017-18. Currently, CBSE have to study five subjects which includes two Languages, Social Science, Mathematics and Science. The students will be given a choice of studying a vocational subject as an “additional” course which is mandated under the National Skills Qualifications Framework (NSQF). The idea behind the 6th vocational subject is that if a student fails any one of the..

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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:10:56 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845abe986a015ac7941be1757a
<![CDATA[AIIMS PG 2017: Online Application process begins!]]> The registration for All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)   Post Graduation programme has started for the academic session in July 2017. AIIMS PG Entrance Exam is conducted for admission to Post graduate programmes in Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Biotechnology and Paramedical. The programmes offered to PG courses are MD, MS, M.Ch (6 years), DM (6 years) and MDS. The admissions will be made to AIIMS New Delhi, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Rishikesh and Jodhpur based on the merit list. Important Dates: Commencement of online application process: Wednesday, March 8, 2017..

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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:42:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855abe9dc8015ac70bff9b5c4b
<![CDATA[DU to condemn 'Special Chance' for completion of impending degrees]]> The Delhi University (DU) is determined to discard the ‘special chance’ condition for students who were unable to complete their degrees within the set time. As per the ‘special chance’ provision, the students could appear for their impending exams years later also. The provision was for those who left their studies in the middle and they were allowed to write their exams later only if they were able to validate their non-appearance. The Executive Council (EC) which is the ultimate decision-making body of the university is resolute to cast off the..

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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:15:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ab71ed8015ab7eea3c30ae4
<![CDATA[JEE Main 2017 Admit Card to be released from March 14]]> The Admit Cards for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2017   will be available on the official website from Tuesday, March 14, 2017 onwards. After much speculation, finally the JEE Main 2017 Admit Cards will be released on the official website. Students were unsure of as to when the Admit Cards will be made public. The Board has made a proclamation in this matter and has announced the release dates for the Admit Cards. To download the Admit Cards:  Visit the official website Login with your ID and password Download Admit Card The offline or..

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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 10:42:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ab71ed8015ab7cfdd9709a7
<![CDATA[Increase in number of Indian students in Canada]]> The number for Indian students in Canada is rising every year. According to the reports of Jennifer Daubeny, Consul General for South India, Consulate General of Canada, as of now approximately 50,000 Indian students are studying in different universities of Canada. Jennifer Daubney mentioned that from this year, the number of Indian students visiting Canada for higher studies is likely to increase radically. According to her, mostly graduates prefer Canada for Post Graduation and Certificate courses, the reason being the high quality education and low course fee. Due to the..

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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 06:22:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ab67251015ab6e20e6506cd
<![CDATA[Study Abroad: Government Scholarships for Higher Education]]> The Minister of State (HRD), Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, Government of India shed light on the several scholarships for students pursing higher education abroad in Engineering, Medicine, Law, Agriculture  and Arts. There are various Scholarship programmes offered by the Government of India like National Overseas Scholarship for Scheduled Caste (SC) / Scheduled Tribe(ST) Students, Padho Pardesh, Dr. Ambedkar Scheme of Interest Subsidy on Educational Loan for Overseas Studies for the Students belonging to the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and Economically Backward Classes (EBCs) and..

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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 07:00:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ab6f8bb015ab704c5200039
<![CDATA[IIT-Kharagpur to start 'Semester Away Programme']]> The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT-K )   students will now get a golden chance to study in the world's renowned universities for few semesters. The formal pronouncement on Semester Away Programme (SAP) will be given on Thursday, March 7, 2017. Both undergraduate and postgraduate students will be able to take advantage of this opportunity from this year. The programmes will be self-financed. The programme is dissimilar to the student-exchange programmes provided by other Indian Institutes.   The programme will facilitate the students with courses offered..

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Thu, 09 Mar 2017 11:39:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ab2b5f8015ab2ddf49b0198
<![CDATA[CBSE Class X, XII board exam begins]]> The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)  Class X and XII Board examinations began on Thursday, March 09, 2017  across the country. For this academic year CBSE has decided to conduct the Class 10th and Class 12th examinations from  Thursday, March 09, 2017 . The 2017 class 10th exam will conclude with Home Science on  Monday, April 10, 2017  and CBSE Class 12 board examination will end on  Saturday, April 29, 2017 .  Last year, around 13-15 lakh students appeared for the class 10 exams. Over 886,506 students have registered for..

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Thu, 09 Mar 2017 11:31:09 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ab2b65b015ab2d63dbd01ca
<![CDATA[AIIMS MBBS 2017: Correction facility for application form available now!]]> All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi has released a notification of the correction facility for candidates who have applied for AIIMS MBBS 2017 . To avoid the rejection of Application form, candidates are requested to verify their particulars on the official website. As per a notification released, Candidates can make final changes in their application form. The correction process had been started from Wednesday, March 8, 2017 (10.00 AM) and will continue until Wednesday, March 15, 2017 (05.00 PM). Candidates are requested to make correction in their..

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Thu, 09 Mar 2017 11:30:25 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845ab26bdb015ab2d594360838
<![CDATA['She Is Our Success']]> It’s the time of the year when the world has started its Women’s Day celebrations. A day assigned for the fairer gender to bask in the glory, to feel special, to feel wonderful. May they be mocked at ridiculed or humiliated any time of the year, but March 8 th has been specially designated to women when they can happily redeem all the wrongs done to them, get pampered and feel wonderful. Sounds funny, doesn’t it? Even today, there are households where the birth of a girl child is mourned if, at all, that baby manages to see daylight and is not perished in the womb..

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Tue, 07 Mar 2017 12:55:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55aa27973015aa8d6877765ee
<![CDATA[CBSE UGC NET 2017: Application process to start from April]]> The University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test (UGC NET) is conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) .  The UGC NET exam is conducted in 84 different subjects. Candidates whose subject is not listed can appear for NET in an allied discipline.  UGC NET is conducted twice in a year, once in the month of January and then in the month of July. NET is an eligibility examination for the post of Assistant Professor or Junior Research Fellowship or both. The application process for UGC NET July 2017 will start in April. The board is yet to publish the..

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Wed, 08 Mar 2017 12:58:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5aa276cc015aadff70cd0b30
<![CDATA[CBSE commences One Time Form Correction for NEET UG 2017 ]]> The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has made provisions for correction of information for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) applicants. To make sure that the data of the applicants is accurate, CBSE has provided ‘One Time Correction’ opportunity for the data which may hamper merit/results of the students. If any applicant has submitted any wrong information then this is one last chance for them to make corrections. The One Time Correction option was started on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 10.00 AM and will be closed by Sunday, March 12,..

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Wed, 08 Mar 2017 12:51:30 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5aa276cc015aadf9707b0b2b
<![CDATA[4000 PG medical seats initiated to tackle shortage of doctors]]> To settle down the concern of shortage of doctors in the country, Prime Minister announced on Tuesday that the government has streamlined the medical education field and have introduced 4, 000 new post graduate seats in medical colleges. The lack of doctors in the country has always been a matter for grievance in the medical field. A very few number of students get admitted to postgraduate medical admissions since there are less number of seats being offered in the medical colleges which in turn is the root cause for the problem. Out of these students, only few become professors which will..

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Wed, 08 Mar 2017 12:46:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15aa31712015aadf4a96373fa
<![CDATA[CBSE launches new app to locate Exam Centre]]> The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)   has launched a mobile application to help the CBSE board students. The app will assist students to find their exam centre. This new mobile app called Exam Centre Locator (ECL) will allow students to locate their exam centre with the help of their roll number. The app is aided with GPS technology to geo-locate the exam venue. The CBSE officials highlighted that the app will help the students to find the address and image of the location. A student will be able to track the location and reach their respective examination centre from..

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Wed, 08 Mar 2017 12:04:58 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5aa276cc015aadced79308e5
<![CDATA[BITSAT 2017 online registration extended to March 10]]> The Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani   has extended the application deadline for   Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT 2017) . BITS aspirants can apply online for BITSAT 2017 till  Friday, March 10, 2017. BITSAT entrance examination is conducted for taking admission to integrated first-degree programs such as Bachelor of Engineering (B.E), Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm), Master of Science (M.Sc) in various disciplines offered at  Goa  and  Hyderabad  campuses for the academic session..

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Wed, 08 Mar 2017 11:48:38 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15aa31712015aadbfe4a1715d
<![CDATA[Tips to prepare for NEET UG 2017]]> The medical aspirants for National Eligibility cum Entrance Exam (NEET) UG 2017   are under tremendous pressure at this point of time. The pressure of board exams round the corner and then the NEET is giving students a tough time. The students are in a dilemma as to which exam to prioritize. Simply studying and memorizing the topics will not serve the purpose. The candidates need to do utilize their time properly. Its better late than never. The students can start from today and step by step. The NEET 2017 is scheduled to be held on Sunday, May 07, 2017..

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Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:12:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5aa276cc015aad30aabe0233
<![CDATA[IISC ranked among Top 10 Universities in the World]]> The Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore   has been ranked among Top 10 of Times Higher Education’s (THE) Best Small Universities 2017.This is the first time when some Indian Institute has made its name into the worldwide rankings.   According to the recent reports of Times Higher Education (THE), India is a hub for world's best small universities. IISC, Bangalore has been ranked 8th by as the 'Best Small Universities in the World 2017' by THE. Last year, two of the Indian institutes were among the top 20 list for best small universities but none got..

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Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:04:19 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5aa276cc015aad29729201d5
<![CDATA[IIM Shillong Final Placements 2017 Highest CTC is 24 lakh]]> Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Shillong  has successfully completed its final placements for its Post Graduate Program (PGP) 2015-17 batch. Students participated in the placements were offered a median CTC of 14 LPA (lakh per annum) and an average CTC of 16.62 LPA for top 50% students whereas the highest CTC for domestic stood somewhere around 24 LPA. The placement, if compared with the last years’ was somehow consistent. The batch of 2015-17, a total of 156 students and 43 recruiters participated in the campus placement. Earlier the institute has completed its..

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Tue, 07 Mar 2017 11:23:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5aa276cc015aa88212a251d7
<![CDATA[JEE Main 2017 Admit Card to be issued in the 2nd week of March]]> The admit card for  Joint Entrance Examination Main 2017 (JEE Main 2017)   will be released from the  2nd week March 2017 onwards by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) . Candidates are advised to download the admit card from the official website of JEE (Main) 2017. The admit card will contain candidates Name, Paper, Date of Birth, Gender, Test Centre Name, City, State Code of Eligibility and Category which needs to be examined carefully by the candidates.The admit card is issued provisionally to the candidate subject to his/her satisfying the eligibility..

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Tue, 07 Mar 2017 10:48:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55aa27973015aa862739b5d06
<![CDATA[NEET PG 2017: Counseling Dates Announced-Check here!]]> The All India Quota Online Post Graduate Medical/Dental Seats have announced the counseling dates for National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET)   PG 2017. NEET PG is conducted for taking admissions to MD/ MS/ PG Diploma Courses under various universities/ Institutions in the country. The National Board of Education (NBE) had conducted NEET PG 2017 from  Monday, December 05, 2016 to Tuesday, December 13, 2016 in 86 centers across 41 cities in India. Institutions such as  JIPMER Pondicherry , SGPGIMS Lucknow, NIMHANS Bengaluru, PGIMER Chandigarh and  Sree..

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Mon, 06 Mar 2017 13:00:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845aa35fa8015aa3b50ee40448
<![CDATA[No government support to exempt TN from NEET]]> Centre government offers no support to the Tamil Nadu bill which was passed by the Chief Minister about a month ago for exempting students from National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) to get admission into medical and dental colleges in the state for the year 2017. Prime Minister on this issue has suggested the state that "they must find out other ways to help the students to clear NEET".  One of the suggestions made by PM was that necessary steps should be taken to help students from the weaker sections of the society. The statement was made in response to the..

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Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:07:18 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5aa276cc015aa34d56620e42
<![CDATA[Pune University to start Aviation Degree at UG level; reforms PG Course]]> The Post Graduation in Aviation course offered by Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) to go through some changes. The Masters in Technology (M.Tech) in Aviation programme will be updated to M.Tech in Aviation Management. Wasudeo Gade, Vice-Chancellor, SPPU said that the new course will now train the students to be Managers in the Air Traffic Control and Ground Clearance Control instead of preparing them for being Pilots. The University is also setting up to start an Undergraduate degree course in Aviation. The Bachelor in Technology (B.Tech) in Aviation course will be of 3..

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Fri, 03 Mar 2017 12:48:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a925df4015a9436dc3e1c7f
<![CDATA[Assam Government makes Sanskrit Compulsory in State Schools]]> The Assam government declared to make Sanskrit a compulsory subject in schools till Class VIII. The decision was taken in a recent Cabinet meeting chaired by Sarbananda Sonowal. Keshab Mahanta, Assam Information Technology Minister said that teachers will also be appointed for the mentioned subject. He also said that the government is setting up for Internet facility to unite every Panchayat in the state by the end of next economic year. Considering the importance of Computer Education, gradually the movement will spread out to every village and then to every home. Chandra Mohan..

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Fri, 03 Mar 2017 12:42:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a925df4015a94312e321c68