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Students and teachers are grappling with vagaries of online classes
Move comes after tussle between VC and pro-VC.
National Testing Agency to prepare list of the regional languages based on consultation with the states.
Move to justify hike in fees amid pandemic, say guardians.
Aftab from Odisha was ranked number 1, and Delhi's Akansha placed second because of the tie-breaker rule.
All candidates who successfully registered for the JEE (Advanced) 2020 but could not take it due to Covid-19 can directly appear for the JEE Advanced in 2021.
Until so far, a 10% relaxation in cut off was provided to Kashmiri migrants only. The Ministry has decided to provide relaxation in admission to wards of non-migrant Kashmiri Hindu families following requests from Kashmiri Pandits living in the Valley.
The National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) was conducted September 13. Based on NEET scores, students will be able to apply for admissions to undergraduate medical and dental courses.
The board exams are now tests of students’ memory, not competence.
The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSSA) is expected to begin the admission process from October 6.
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IIT-Delhi will be the only institute to be offering this programme from 2020-21 academic session.
The Rajya Sabha passed the Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2020 by voice vote today. The Bill had already been cleared by the Lower House during the Budget Session In March.
'The teaching process can be in offline/online/blended mode', UGC order said.
A total of 15.97 lakh medical aspirants have registered for the nationwide test. Out of them, over 15 lakh students downloaded their admit cards for writing the exam till evening on Saturday.
Telangana bags the top spot with 8 candidates scoring 100 percentile. Top scoring 2.45 lakh candidates will be eligible to appear for the JEE-Advanced exam, which is scheduled to take place on September 27.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the National Education Policy's recommendations on foundational literacy and numeracy will be implemented as “a national mission.”
A new education policy was part of the Bharatiya Janata Party's manifesto ahead of the 2014 general election.
With the government's decision to conduct examinations amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Union Health Ministry issued a new set guidelines to be followed by the educational institutions to prevent the deadly virus from spreading further.
The testing agency conducted the entrance test at more than 500 examination centres across the country.
In a video message, Union education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Monday appealed to the chief ministers of all States to cooperate in smooth conduct of the exams and also provide transport facility to the candidates to be appearing for the entrance test.
Students alleged that Covid-19 safety protocols were not in place at several examination centres in different parts of the country.
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IIT-Delhi Director, V Ramgopal Rao, appealed to the students of the IITs, their alumni and people to come forward and help needy students reach their examination centres on time.
The complainant describes TV commercial as 'shocking, disgusting and repulsive', alleging that it creates 'a very wrong impression' about working women