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Number of Indian applicants in US Universities reduced

Due to the change in the visa polices and racial attacks recently, The US universities have recorded a decrease in the number of Indian students.  According to the survey, more than 250 American colleges and universities conducted by six top American higher education groups have registered a 26 per cent decline in undergraduate applications and 15 percent decline has been reported in graduate applications from India. The full version of the 'Open Doors 2016' report will be released later this week. The average drop recorded is around 40% in the application of International...

GATE 2017 Score Cards released by IIT Roorkee

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee has declared the score card of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2017 . The score cards were made available by IIT Roorkee on Sunday, March 26, 2017 . After the declaration of results, qualified candidates can download the score card for the paper (for the paper has taken the examination) from the official website.  Steps to download score card: Go to the official website . Click on the link given on the screen and candidate will be redirected to the login Page. Enter the Enrollment ID/ Email...

NEET 2017 to be conducted in 23 more cities, App to locate test centre

Now National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET)   2017 will be conducted in 103 cities. The number has been increased from 80 to 103 due to increase in the number of applicants. Candidates willing to change their test location can do it between March 24, 2017 and March 27, 2017. Apart from the 80 exam cities, there will be 23 cities more. The HRD minister mentioned that "The NEET examination, which is a medical entrance test conducted by the CBSE, got a better response. Therefore we have increased number of city centres". The registration has recorded a jump of...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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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