IITs to come under Single Engineering Entrance Exam from 2018

The ministry has decided to conduct single engineering entrance test every year and it will be designed in a way that the linguistic diversity of the country is taken into consideration IITs to come under Single Engineering Entrance Exam RELATED STORIES Bihar plus two exams 2017: Bar coding to be used in answer sheets Shahnaz … Read more

IITs to come under Single Engineering Entrance Exam from 2018

The ministry has decided to conduct single engineering entrance test every year and it will be designed in a way that the linguistic diversity of the country is taken into consideration IITs to come under Single Engineering Entrance Exam RELATED STORIES Bihar plus two exams 2017: Bar coding to be used in answer sheets Shahnaz … Read more

IITs to hold joint technology meet for smartest of students to compete

It is said that the proposal to hold the meet came after the group of directors entering a discussion in a meeting held at IIT-Kanpur in the recent times. IIT RELATED STORIES More students see CBSE syllabus as a ticket to NEET Maharashtra government will now regulate pre-schools Women empowerment in India only possible through … Read more

IITs urged HRD ministry to review fees exemption policy for economically weaker section

In one of its recommendations, the IIT fraternity suggested that the prevailing merit-cum-scholarship scheme should be improvised so that every eligible student can obtain the scholarship. IIT RELATED STORIES Bihar School Examination Board shows signs of successful clean-up in the system post scam Vice-chancellors across North India enter discussion for greater autonomy in universities Bajrang … Read more

HRD Ministry to appoint teachers at IIMs and IITs under quota system

The issues revolving over the appointment of teachers in the premier IIMs under the quota system for reserved candidates has once again come to attention. It is speculated that the HRD Ministry would table the issue of reservation over the appointments of teachers with the IIM representatives on September 20. Former HRD Minister Arjun Singh, … Read more

Govt reports on expenditure: Approximately Rs 4135.85 crore spent on 22 IITs, Rs 463 crore on 19 IIMs

In a written reply to question raised by Rajya Sabha members, Minister of State for Human Resource Development Mahendra Nath Pandey has revealed information regarding money spend on various top institutes in the past two years. (Read: 656 IIT, 49 IIM students dropped-out of prestigious institutions in 2015-16: Government) Details of the report: During the … Read more

Rajya Sabha passes much-awaited IIT (Amendment) Bill: Jammu and Tirupati to also get IITs

Finally, the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, August 2 approved the Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Bill 2016 by voice vote. In a major announcement, IIT campuses will also be set up in Jammu and  Tirupati. (Read: IIT Act introduced in Lok Sabha: Bill to bring 6 new IITs, ISMs) Key notes from the debate on bill: … Read more

Inspiring testimonies of students who battled hardships to get into IITs

even as most folks give up at the face of adversities, there are a few who take the demanding situationshead on and emerge positive. case in point being Rajanikant Nayak, son of a widow each day salary earner, who regardless of all thebarriers, managed to crack the JEE superior. The list of detrimental circumstance that … Read more