Times Spark, 2 lakh students Register for Scholarship. “Read to Lead” initiative has clearly struck a chord with parents, educationists and students, with more than 2 lakh students across the country registering for the programme.
SSC CGL Tier 1 result 2017 date declared.SSC Combined Graduate level 2017 Tier 1 examination results to be declared on October 31, 2017.
800 Engineering colleges to shut down. According to a rule of the AICTE, colleges that lack proper infrastructure and report less than 30% admissions for five consecutive years will have to be shut down.
New UGC Policy research scholars. Researchers can lose their registration if 60% plagiarism is found, under 60%- researchers will get a chance to revise their works. Every faculty, researcher and MPhil/ PhD student should be provided access to plagiarism detection tools.
Spiking of Marks to stop from 2018. An inter-board working group has decided to take the step in order to bring uniformity in the standard of question papers of different boards.
300 MBBS seats still vacant in Tamil Nadu. Come students dropped out, there was also delay in counseling, for BDS courses counseling will end next week.
Last date for CDS Exam application September 8. No documents need to be submitted along the online application form.
Why there is fall in Engineering Admissions. Lack of job opportunities in the country and also many private and deemed universities have started engineering courses in their colleges leading to lesser admissions in affiliated colleges.
NEET 2017 New date for Final round counselling September 7. According to the SC time for mop up round counselling is extended till September 7, 2017.
Supreme Court stays order to grant 5 marks, merit list can be revised of NEET 2017. The HC on August 10 had passed order after a petitioner appealed to the court requesting that the authorities to award her five marks. SC stayed the extra marks but allowed revision of merit list NEET 2017.