March 30, 2018March 30, 2018

1min3640

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced a re-examination for Class 10 Maths and Class 12 Economics after discovering that the papers have been leaked.  It has led to a sudden uprising among the students. CBSE is yet to announce the fresh dates of the examinations. A complaint has been lodged against a coaching institute in Rajinder Nagar, Delhi which is suspected to be the lead source of the paper leak.


March 14, 2018March 14, 2018

2min2860

IIT-JEE to follow GATE format in 2018

The IIT-JEE (Advanced) 2018 examination is all set to follow the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) format and for the first time, it will be computer based.

Presently, the GATE’s online examination papers have some questions for which numerical answers must be keyed in by the examinee using the virtual keypad. The reminder o…


February 9, 2018February 9, 2018

1min2780

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be updating its affiliation bylaws in the near future according to the government.

In a recent press event, Prakash Javadekar, the Union Minister for Human Resources Development, said, “Although no financial and organizational lacunae have been observed, still, considering the future needs, the Board is considering to revamp the a…


February 6, 2018February 6, 2018

1min2580

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has withdrawn its uniform policy for assessment, examination and report card for grades 6 to 8 following instructions from the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR), the country’s child right’s body. The NCPCR argued that the evaluation policy violated the Right to Education (RTE) Act.

On March 21’st 


January 11, 2018January 11, 2018
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1min3370

CBSE Class 10 & 12 Exams from March 5

The CBSE Class 10 and 12 exams will begin from March 5. While 16,38,552 students are expected to appear for Class 10th exams, 11,86,144 students are expected to appear for Class 12th exams.

Class 10th and 12th exams would go until April 4 and April 12 respectively. For class 10, the first exam is on the Information and Communication Technology, and English is the firs…


December 14, 2017December 14, 2017
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1min3210

The Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) has released the schedule for practical and internal assessment with affiliated schools. The practical exams are slated to commence on January 16, 2018 and end before February 25, 2018.

While CBSE decides the time period when schools ought to conduct practical exams, respective schools decide actual dates. The circular dispatched to schools also includes guidelines to condu…


December 12, 2017December 12, 2017
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2min3070

The Supreme Court of India has rejected a plea for a single board. On December 8, the three-judge Bench led by Chief Justice Dipak Mishra rejected the petition filed by primary school teacher Neeta Upadhyay seeking ‘one nation, one education board.’

 

Contradiction to Apex Court’s Views

This judgement is a contradiction to a previous view of an apex court. In …


December 6, 2017December 6, 2017
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1min2990

Candidates can access the official Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) website (jeemain.nic.in) to fill the JEE application forms. January 1 is the last date to submit the forms.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) had earlier released the relevant details, such as syllabus and eligibility.

Candidates have to submit their Aadhaar numbers compulsorily, in order to appear for the exam.

The date for the offline exam is April 8 and the dates for the online exam are April 15 and April 16…


November 10, 2017November 10, 2017
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The Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has announced the dates for the Common Entrance Test (CET) in 2018.

Students looking for admissions to engineering and medical colleges in the state will appear in the exam.

Timetable

They can appear for the Biology and Mathematics papers on April 18, Physics and Chemistry on April 19, and the Kannada language test on April 20.


November 8, 2017November 8, 2017
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1min3700

IIT Kanpur has put up the syllabus for JEE Advanced 2018 at the exam website, jeeadv.ac.in.

The date for the exam will be May 20, 2018.

The leading 2,24,000 candidates in the merit list for JEE Main 2018 will write the exam.

Students aspiring for engineering and architecture courses will appear in the exam.