Engineering Entrance

  • IIT-JEE Mains 2013 results declared May 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The Joint Entrance Examination for the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) results were declared on Tuesday. The students can check their results here. Those qualifying the JEE Mains (top 1.5 lakh students in all categories across the country) will get a chance to appear in the JEE Advanced,...
  • The old IIT entrance test was for the rich: Sibal June 21, 2012

    Union Human Resources Development Minister Kapil Sibal has made it clear that there is no going back on the new entrance test format for all the engineering institutes including the IITs. In an interview with CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose, he defended the new format saying it would help improve...
  • Should IITs be totally independent from the govt? June 12, 2012

    Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday virtually ruled out a rollback on his new one-nation-one-test proposal for engineering colleges. But defending the format, he did say that the government had no intention of infringing on the autonomy of the IITs. The IIT Faculty federation has want the Prime...
  • Senate's views discarded by the Govt: IIT Delhi faculty June 12, 2012

    Sanjeev Sanghi, President, Faculty Forum-IIT Delhi, says they want the Prime Minister to intervene and have sought an appointment with him. ...
  • IIT faculty upset with Sibal, wants PM to intervene June 12, 2012

    New Delhi: The Faculty Federation and Alumni Associations of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) have accused Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal of disregarding the senates' concerns about the new format. They want the Prime Minister to intervene and are pushing for an appointment with him this Thursday. ...
  • FTN: Should the IITs be totally independent from the govt? June 11, 2012

    Defending the decision to have a common entrance test, Kapil Sibal said it was taken in accordance with the IIT Act passed by Parliament. ...
  • Not hurting IIT autonomy, but decision is final: Sibal June 11, 2012

    Washington: Rejecting criticism and virtually ruling out going back on the new proposal, the Union Human Resources Development Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday said the government has no intent to impinge on the autonomy of the Indian Institutes of Technologies (IITs). Defending the decision to have one nationwide common entrance test,...
  • Karnataka students shine in AIEEE June 11, 2012

    Bangalore: Karnataka students shone in the All India Engineering Entrance Examination 2012, whose results were announced on Sunday. More than 11 lakh students across the country appeared for the examinations, which were conducted in April and May. Sagar Honnungar, a native of Bijapur, secured the All India Ranking (AIR) of 21 in...
  • Divide in IIT Kharagpur over entrance exam June 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Differences have begun to emerge among the IITs over HRD Minister Kapil Sibal's proposal for the entrance exam procedure. The Director of IIT Kharagpur, Damodar Acharya, is the first to go against the wave of opposition, endorsing Sibal's idea. This has upset the institute's senate, which is to come...
  • AIEEE students can't get 'right' answers from CBSE June 5, 2012

    New Delhi: On Monday, June 4, around 11 lakh students across India logged on to the Internet to view their All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) answer sheets. But they were unable to verify if their answers were correct as the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) did not post...
  • AIEEE 2012 results may be declared today June 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) results for 2012 are expected to be declared on Friday, June 1. Over 11 lakh students across the country are anxiously waiting for the same. Candidates can go to http://aieee.nic.in/aieee2012/aieee/welcome.html to check out their results. The All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE)...
  • IIT faculty flays common entrance test format May 31, 2012

    New Delhi: In the backdrop of government's announcement to hold a common entrance test for undergraduate programmes in IITs under a new format, the Faculty federation of the institutes on Thursday alleged the new pattern would erode the autonomy of the elite institutions. "As far as holding the test is concerned,...
  • IIT-JEE 2012 results declared May 18, 2012

    New Delhi: The results for the IIT-JEE 2012 were declared on Friday morning. Unconfirmed reports said that the topper was from Delhi and that he scored 385 out of 401. The results can be accessed on all the IIT websites: http://www.jee.iitb.ac.in, http://www.jee.iitd.ac.in, http://www.jee.iitm.ac.in, http://www.jee.iitk.ac.in, http://www.jee.iitr.ac.in. More than 5.6 lakh students had...
  • IIT-JEE 2012 result to be declared today May 18, 2012

    New Delhi: It's a big day for students who appeared for the Joint Entrance Examination for the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology as the results for the IIT-JEE will be declared on Friday. More than 5.6 lakh students had appeared for the IIT-JEE on April 8, 2012. The maximum number of...
  • IIT-JEE 2012 result to be declared on May 18 May 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The wait for over 5.6 lakh engineering aspirants who took the IIT-JEE on April 8 will get over on Friday when the results for the most prestigious engineering entrance exams are announced. The maximum number of applications are for IIT-JEE 2012 came from Kanpur zone followed by Madras...
  • SC allows CBSE to declare AIEEE results May 26, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to direct the CBSE to conduct a fresh All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE), which was mired in controversy after its question papers were leaked. A vacation bench of justices GS Singhvi and CK Prasad dismissed the petition filed by some students who...
  • CBSE declares all India engineering exam results May 30, 2010

    New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education Saturday (CBSE) on Saturday declared the results of the All India Engineering Entrance Exams (AIEEE) and said the students will be able to view them online after 11 am on Sunday, a statement said. The results will be available on the...
  • Jammu: Impersonator at entrance test nabbed, jailed July 19, 2009

    Jammu: It was a six-lakh rupee deal between students. A Delhi college student has been jailed for impersonating another student in an engineering exam. Police say that the two boys had decided that when the alleged impersonator arrived from Delhi to write the Jammu-based student's entrance test, he would get...