tamil nadu exam news: TN opposes NEP proposal on entrance exam by NTA

CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has told the Centre that it is not in favour of an entrance exam by the National Testing Agency and institutional restructuring as given in the new National Education Policy 2020. State Higher Education Minister KP Anbalagan said in a letter dated September 4 to Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal … Read more

IBPS RRB prelims exam 2020 postponed

NEW DELHI: Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has postponed the IBPS RRB preliminary examination due to unavoidable circumstances. Earlier, IBPS RRB preliminary examination was scheduled to be conducted on September 12 and 13, which has now been postponed. Issuing a notice on Monday, the director of IBPS said “Further to our Notice dated 10.08.2020, due … Read more

We have to show ‘maximum flexibility’ in implementing NEP: PM Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday that “maximum flexibility” has to be shown in implementing the new National Education Policy (NEP) and all questions about it have to be addressed, as he asserted that it is not a government’s but the country’s education policy. Addressing the ‘Governors’ Conference on the Role of … Read more

NCHMCT JEE result 2020 announced @nchmjee.nta.nic.in; download scorecard now

NEW DELHI: National Testing Agency has released the score card of NCHM JEE examination on its official portal. Candidates who appeared for the NCHM JEE 2020 can visit the official website of NTA NCHM JEE — nchmjee.nta.nic.in. NTA conducted the National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination 2020 (NCHM JEE-2020) in CBT mode on … Read more

IIT-Delhi issues clarification after ad for dog handler kicks up row

NEW DELHI: A faux pas in a job advertisement for the position of a dog handler posted by the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi created quite a buzz on social media, prompting the institute to issue a clarification and cancel the recruitment. On August 26, IIT-Delhi had sought applications for the post of a dog handler, … Read more

Jadavpur University final semester exams in digital mode but no dates fixed

KOLKATA: Jadavpur University has decided that the final semester examination in arts and science stream will be held in digital mode but the date for the tests has not been fixed, an official said on Monday. The faculty meeting of the university on Sunday decided not to fix the date for holding the examination, keeping … Read more

Students skip JEE Main 2020 due to safety concerns

Around 9 lakh students had registered for JEE Main 2020. Of the 4,58,521 candidates, who had to appear for the exam in the first three days, around 3,43,958 appeared. As many as 1,12,247 candidates were registered to appear in the BArch/BPlanning exam on September 1, but the turnout was only 61,366 (54.67%) across India. In … Read more

AP ECET hall ticket to be released today, exam on Sep 14

NEW DELHI: JNT University Anantapur on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) conducts Common Entrance Test known as Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test (APECET) for Diploma Holders and for B.Sc.(with Mathematics as one of the optional subjects) Degree Holders. AP ECET exam will be conducted on September 14, 2020. … Read more

Engineer-turned-teacher takes free open-air classes in Srinagar

Amid border tensions, curfews, political disturbances and now the novel coronavirus outbreak, the students in the Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) region are certainly at an academic disadvantage. Schools and educational institutes are shut since the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5, 2019. Subsequently, high-speed mobile internet service has also suspended in the union territory, … Read more

India not represented properly in 2021 rankings: THE

A record number of 63 Indian institutes featured in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2021. The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, is ranked in the 301-350 rank bracket while IIT Ropar in the 351-400 bracket. The seven older IITs in Delhi, Bombay, Guwahati, Kharagpur, Madras, Kanpur and Roorkee had boycotted the … Read more