College Admissions

  • SC verdict on medical college admissions gets mixed response 18-07-2013 02:21 PM

    The Supreme Court on Thursday quashed the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admissions into all medical and dental colleges. The apex court ruled that the Medical Council of India does not have the jurisdiction to hold a unified examination. The verdict evoked mixed response from members of medical...
  • SC verdict on admission to medical colleges evokes mixed response 18-07-2013 12:17 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday quashed the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admissions into all medical and dental colleges. The apex court ruled that the Medical Council of India cannot conduct a unified examination. While some members of the medical fraternity welcomed the judgement, others said...
  • How we choose what we do in college

    The Sharp Cheese |  Tanya Ghosh
    'So what do you want to be when you grow up?' I remember how I used to absolutely dread this question since it used ...

  • Campus calling: Career related queries answered 16-07-2011 08:21 PM

    on this week's episode career expert Zubin Malhotra answer all your career related queries. ...
  • DU fake admission scam: how touts operate 29-06-2011 03:12 PM

    New Delhi: Last week the Delhi Police's crime branch busted the fake admission racket at the Delhi University (DU). The parents have now come forward to share how they were cheated by touts and how the university's complicated admission procedure leads unsuspecting students to such racketeers. Delhi police arrested three...
  • DU's second cut-off list offers no relief 21-06-2011 09:02 PM

    New Delhi: After the shock of seeing a 100 per cent cut-off in the first list for admissions at Delhi University, students were banking on the subsequent cut-off lists to secure a seat. But with the numbers only dropping slightly, even those scoring above 90 per cent are still left...
  • No admission for students wasting seats: HC 21-06-2011 07:06 PM

    New Delhi: A student dropping out in the middle of a professional course can be barred from taking admission in the same course again till completion of the programme because it results in wastage of a precious seat and opportunity for another meritorious candidate, the Delhi High Court has said....
  • DU shocker: Handicapped student refused 21-06-2011 04:24 PM

    New Delhi: Manish Arora, 18, has one dream - to be a geography professor some day. However, his career just hit a roadblock as he got to know he cannot pursue the course of his choice. And this has nothing to do with his percentage in the boards. It has...
  • College admissions on hold, students suffer 10-07-2010 11:07 AM

    The Supreme Court has deferred the Best Five verdict for Maharashtra students, adjourning the matter to Monday now. ...
  • Campus calling: new career options 18-06-2010 07:33 PM

    Career counselor and director of Workwise, Richa Saklani answers your queries on careers. ...
  • Campus Calling: careers beyond the obvious 18-06-2010 03:37 PM

    As the admission season kicks off, we help students make tough career choices. ...
  • A career option for the spiritually inclined 15-06-2010 10:12 AM

    This week, we show you how Alternate Healing could be an interesting career option for students. ...
  • Campus Calling: build career by building robots 14-06-2010 11:16 AM

    Robotics, as a career, is very nascent in India and hence offers a great opportunity. ...
  • Lower cut-off marks for boys in B'lore colleges 09-06-2010 11:58 AM

    The cut-off marks for science subjects for boys are 594 while for girls, it's 598. ...
  • Students cry foul over Mumbai quota confusion 10-07-2008 03:42 AM

    Durban: Australian batsman Michael Hussey has returned home from the Champions League Twenty20 here due to personal reasons after his team was ousted from semi-final contention. Australian batsman Mike Hussey exited the Champions League Twenty20 over the weekend to return home to Perth for family reasons. A Chennai representative confirmed...