Cut-off Marks Slab Increased in IIT-JEE

The joint entrance examination (JEE) results showed a slight increase in success rate across India. Now, the merit lists recently released by the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) have revealed that the entry bar across categories (both open and reserved), too, has gone up marginally. The qualifying score in the open category has climbed from … Read moreCut-off Marks Slab Increased in IIT-JEE

AICTE Rejects Most Applications to set up colleges in West India

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has rejected two-thirds of applications to set up new colleges in the western region in the first three months of this calendar year. The region comprises Maharashtra and Goa and the Union Territory of Daman and Diu. AICTE, the apex technical education regulator, had received 459 applications … Read moreAICTE Rejects Most Applications to set up colleges in West India

UGC made Entrance Exams Mandatory for PhD and MPhil Aspirants

Getting a PhD degree in India will not be a cakewalk anymore. Alarmed at a panel report citing malpractices in the process of getting a PhD, UGC has made entrance exams mandatory for PhD and MPhil aspirants. The entrance will be followed by an interview where aspirants will discuss their research area. After admission to … Read moreUGC made Entrance Exams Mandatory for PhD and MPhil Aspirants

TGT Sanskrit Result declared by DSSSB

Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board, New Delhi has declared result for TGT Sanskrit entrance Examination conducted on April 24, 2010. The examination was conducted for post code 11/10, 12/10, 13/10 and 14/10. Visitors can get the result for all these codes from the link given below: 1. Post Code 11/10 2. Post Code 12/10 3. … Read moreTGT Sanskrit Result declared by DSSSB

DU Committee Approved New Syllabus for 2010

Delhi University Standing Committee on Academics has approved new revised syllabus for all undergraduate courses except one in B Sc chemical Sciences. It was sent back to the Department of Chemistry for modifications. Delhi University is implementing Semester system in many undergraduate courses. The Revision of syllabus is part of this exercise. Many teachers are … Read moreDU Committee Approved New Syllabus for 2010

Admission in B Ed (Distance Mode) from Kurukshetra University

Directorate of Distance Education, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra (KUK) has invited application from eligible teachers having two years in-service teaching experience in any recognised Government Aided/Private School/Educational Institution in Haryana as on May 31, 2010 for admission to 2-year B.Ed.(NCTE/DEC recognised) programme through distance mode. While stating this here today, a spokesman of the University said … Read moreAdmission in B Ed (Distance Mode) from Kurukshetra University

B Ed Collages Must Follow NCTE Norms

A division bench of the Patna High Court comprising Chief Justice, Dipak Misra, and Justice Mihir Kumar Jha on Monday ordered action against 37 B.Ed colleges––both government and private––as they are not following the norms laid down by the National Council of Teachers’ Education Responding to the Public Interest Litigation of Vijay Kumar of Gaya … Read moreB Ed Collages Must Follow NCTE Norms

Teacher Training Collages get Relief over New NCTE Norms

National Council for Teacher Education wanted Tamilnadu State Teacher Education Collages to expend their infrastructure and appoint PhD Holders as teachers and principals within 45 days. The Group of Self Financing Collages went to Madras High Court and get stay on said order. They argued that expending infrastructure and making new buildings is next to … Read moreTeacher Training Collages get Relief over New NCTE Norms

Forms on Sale at SOL but 40 Percent Required for Admission

School of Open Learning (SOL) under University of Delhi has begun sale of admission forms to various undergraduate courses from 6 June 2010. This year students getting less than 40 % marks will not get admission in any correspondence courses under School of Open Learning in Delhi University. The increase in minimum percentage of marks … Read moreForms on Sale at SOL but 40 Percent Required for Admission

IGNOU-UNESCO Science Olympiad 2010

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi, India in collaboration with the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), South Asia Office in New Delhi is organizing the Science Olympiad 2010 for the South Asian Countries. The purpose of the Science Olympiad is to search  for and motivate the science talent in … Read moreIGNOU-UNESCO Science Olympiad 2010