Eligibility

  • UGC NET: Important dates for June 2014 April 23, 2014

    Important dates for UGC NET (National Eligibility Test) - June, 2014 for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Assistant Professor. Last date for Applying Online & generation of filled Bank Challan for Fee: Monday, May 5, 2014 Last date of submission of Fee through online generated Bank Challan, at any branch of...
  • Opposition stages walkout from assembly against TET January 24, 2014

    Opposition members including that of Congress and NPP on Friday staged a walkout from the state assembly demanding abolition of Rajasthan Teacher Eligibility Test (RTET). During the Question Hour, dissatisfied with Education Minister K C Saraf's answer, opposition members led by Leader of Opposition (Congress) Rameshwar Dudi and Nationalist People's Party Dr K L Meena first...
  • CM assures protection of Bhojpuri, Maghi students' interests December 20, 2013

    Bowing to pressure from both the ruling and opposition MLAs in the Jharkhand Assembly which saw noisy scenes over languages on Friday, the government said it would look into the issue of whether the rights of students writing in Bhojpuri and Maghi languages in teachers eligibility test could be protected. Replying to the House after three...
  • Plea filed in SC against medical entrance exam verdict August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: A petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Monday seeking a review of its judgement scrapping the single common entrance test (NEET) for admissions to MBBS, BDS and post-graduate courses in all medical colleges. The plea filed by NGO 'Sankalp', through lawyer Prashant Bhushan, has sought a...
  • News briefs: Patna University extends hostel allotment date August 3, 2013

    The final date of hostel allotment for the girls’ hostel of Patna University has been extended to August 24. The hostel rooms are still being allocated to the senior students. The first year students will be allotted hostel rooms after this. Rooms are allotted in Ganga Hostel, Mother Teresa Hostel,...
  • Don't know if medical entrance order was leaked: Ex-CJI Altamas Kabir July 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir says he is being wrongly indicted by his successor and has demanded an apology for the observations against him on case related to a corporate group. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Justice Kabir hit out at his successor Chief...
  • Will order probe if medical entrance exam verdict was leaked: CJI July 22, 2013

    New Delhi: The new Chief Justice of India, P Sathasivam, has spoken out on the allegations of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) verdict having been leaked. He has said the court is open to an inquiry. "Nobody will encourage such things, we can't accept it. We are following strict...
  • NEET: Health Ministry seeks legal opinion to file review petition July 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry has sought legal opinion on whether it can file a review petition on the Supreme Court order quashing common entrance test for admission to MBBS, BDS and post-graduate courses in medical colleges. Top Health Ministry officials on Thursday discussed the Supreme Court order and asked...
  • FTP: Is it becoming increasingly difficult to become a doctor in India? July 18, 2013

    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. ...
  • SC quashes common entrance test for admission to medical colleges July 18, 2013

    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. The bench of Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir, Justices Vikramajeet Sen and...
  • Primary education in India needs a fix June 3, 2013

    When Devanik Saha started teaching in 2011, Nishika was three years behind her grade level. Despite numerous assignments and standardised tests over two academic years, she made only a tiny progress of 0.7 years (about eight-and-a-half months) in maths and 0.5 years (six months) in English. "She was never taught properly...
  • FTN: SC orders NEET results be declared: Is medical education in a mess in India? May 13, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Monday directed medical colleges to declare all pending Post Graduate results, which were stayed by the December 13, 2012, order. ...
  • SC verdict on NEET: What it means for the medical aspirants May 13, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Monday directed medical colleges to declare all pending Post Graduate results, which were stayed by the December 13, 2012, order. ...
  • SC verdict on NEET quite unexpected, say medical aspirants May 13, 2013

    The Supreme Court has ruled that there will be no single entrance exam for PG medical and dental colleges this year. States which didn't conduct their own exams will follow the NEET results, but they are not binding on all states. ...
  • SC tells medical colleges to declare results; NEET voluntary for now May 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed medical colleges to declare all pending Post Graduate results, which were stayed by the December 13, 2012, order. However, this is only an interim arrangement for this year and a final judgement will be delivered by the Supreme Court in the first week...
  • SC verdict on NEET today, 90,000 medical aspirants wait and watch May 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Monday decide the fate of 90,000 medical aspirants after it takes a decision on National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) or the common entrance test for MBBS, Dental and PG medical courses. This comes more than a month after a CNN-IBN sting operation...
  • No SC verdict on NEET yet as medical students wait anxiously April 24, 2013

    New Delhi: After exposing the rot in medical education, CNN-IBN now turns its focus to the plight of medical students who are caught in the stand-off between private colleges and the government. With the Supreme Court decision on the single entrance exam National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) still pending,...
  • PG medical entrance test: MCI seeks more time from SC April 4, 2013

    New Delhi: The Medical Council of India (MCI) on Thursday sought more time from the Supreme Court to make a written submission in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) case. The Supreme Court hinted at considering extension of dateline for admission and interim order could be announced in the...
  • WB: South 24 Parganas station ransacked after exam candidate falls off train April 1, 2013

    South 24 Parganas: Baruipur railway station was ransacked on Sunday after hundreds of applicants appearing for TET (Primary Teachers Eligibility Test) got delayed at the station and could not appear for the exam. This happened after an applicant fell off from an overcrowded train and was seriously injured. The police...
  • Medical aspirants desperately await SC verdict on entrance exams February 7, 2013

    Bangalore/New Delhi: Even as the Supreme Court's verdict on National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for medical and dental courses is awaited, private colleges have started conducting their own entrance exams. Caught in the middle of the Centre versus state tussle are thousands of students who have no idea what the...
  • Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test (APSET) results declared: check here October 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test (APSET) results for 2012 have been declared. The exam was held on 27th July 2012. Click here to check your results. The cut off percentage this year is 65% for general category, 60% for BC, and 55% for SC/ST/PH/VH categories. However, the cut-off...
  • UGC NET results: rules altered, candidates disaffected September 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has published the National Eligibility Test (NET) results on September 18. After publication of the results, UGC allegedly altered the qualification norms by stating that candidates belonging to the general category needed to score an aggregate of 65 per cent for all three...
  • UGC NET results declared: check here September 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has declared results for the National Eligibility Test (NET) for selection of college and university lecturers. About 5,71,627 candidates sat for the test on June 24, 2012. Candidates can log on to http://ugcnetonline.in/Result_june2012.pdf and tally their roll numbers against those declared selected. 43,957 candidates...
  • CTET online registration last date on Aug 31: click here to apply August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The last date for online registration for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2012 to be held on November 18 is August 31. Candidates can visit http://cbse.nic.in or http://ctet.nic.in to apply online for the CTET registration. Candiates are advised to read the instructions at http://ctet.nic.in/ctetnov2012/online/instruction.aspx before applying. The last date of...
  • CTET online registration on: click here to apply August 13, 2012

    New Delhi: The online registration for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2012 to be held on November 18 is in full swing. Candidates can visit http://cbse.nic.in or http://ctet.nic.in to apply online for the CTET registration. Candiates are advised to read the instructions at http://ctet.nic.in/ctetnov2012/online/instruction.aspx before applying. The last date of registration...
  • Tamil Nadu to challenge AICTE norms August 6, 2012

    Coimbatore: The State Government has decided to once again challenge the higher minimum eligibility marks fixed by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) for admission into engineering colleges. Higher Education Minister P Palaniappan told Express on Sunday that soon, his Department would file an appeal before a Division...
  • IBPS CWE Bank PO: Eligibility and exam pattern July 10, 2012

    The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts the Common Written Examination (CWE) as a qualifying exam for jobs in 19 public sector banks in India. The PO exam is conducted for Probationary Officer / Management Trainee posts. However, beside the exam score, the candidates need to meet certain eligibility...
  • SBI Specialist Officer exam: Are you eligible? July 6, 2012

    Post: Manager (Law) Age Limit: 35 Years Essential Qualification: Graduation with Bachelors degree in Law Relevant full time post qualification experience: Minimum 5 years experience with reputed National or International Law firm(s) of Advocates/Solicitors Post: Manager Age Limit: 35 Years Essential Qualification: M.A. in Economics (minimum 55%) with Economics and M.Phil in related area/ MBA (Finance)...
  • SBI Clerk Exam: Eligibility and exam pattern July 6, 2012

    Eligibility criteria Nationality A candidate must be either: - a Citizen of India or - a subject of Nepal or - a subject of Bhutan or - a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or - a person of Indian origin who has migrated...
  • SBI PO Exam: Eligibility and exam pattern July 6, 2012

    The State Bank of India is the country’s oldest bank and a premier in terms of balance sheet size, number of branches, market capitalization and profits. Earlier known as the Imperial Bank of India, it got its current name in 1955 after its nationalisation by the government of India. The...