HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar Inaugurates Kala Utsav 2018 HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar, today, inaugurated Kala Utsav 2018, a 4-day long National level competition for school students. “Sports and art are one of the biggest contributions of human beings to the society. They are one of the biggest treasure too and nurturing our students in the areas right from the beginning should be the focus area of schools,” he said. 370 students from across the country will compete in Vocal Music, Instrumental Music, Dancing, and Painting. “One girl and one boy from each state and Union Territory will compete in each of the competitions. Students representingRead More →

Ms Revathi had been learning Malayalam for some time under the state-wide “Changathi” programme Malayalam, the mother tongue of Keralites, is generally considered a hard language to learn, with many tongue twisters. But this was not a hindrance for Mudad Revathi, a migrant labourer hailing from Odisha, to master this classical language in a short span of time and score the highest mark in a literacy examination here.  An employee of a garment making unit at the IT hub Techno-park here, Ms Revathi scored 100 per cent marks in the special examination, conducted by the state-run Kerala State Literacy Mission Authority.  The 100 marks-exam was activity oriented,Read More →

Madhya Pradesh State Eligibility Test To Begin On January 17NEW DELHI:  Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) has released the exam schedule for the State Eligibility Test (SET) 2018. The exam will be conducted from January 17 to January 24, 2019. The exam will be conducted for two papers. The duration allotted to paper 1, which is compulsory for all candidates, is one hour. For paper 2, which will be subject-specific, candidates will get 2 hours to answer the entire question paper. Paper 2 will be conducted for total 19 different subjects.  Paper 1 is compulsory for all candidates and will cover General Awareness andRead More →

CBSE Conducts CTET 2018, Answer Key Expected SoonNEW DELHI:  The Central Board of Secondary Education, Delhi conducted the 11th edition ofCentral Teacher Eligibility Test or CTET on Sunday at 2,144 centres throughout the country for around 17 lakh candidates. The CTET, which was held after an interval of 2 years, was held in 92 cities. The next stage in CTET exam process this year is the release of answer key, which is expected anytime soon. The answer keys will be released on the website, www.ctetnic.in. According to reports and initial responses from the candidates, the difficulty level of the exam was moderate. According to Central BoardRead More →

The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry clarified on Friday that senior corporate executives applying for the post of director at an Indian Institute of Management (IIM) should have a PhD degree. As reported by The Indian Express on Thursday, future directors of IIMs no longer need to have anything to do with academia. According to rules notified under the IIM Act this week, corporate executives, who have been in senior management roles for at least 15 years, are now eligible to be appointed as directors. The new rules, which have codified the terms and conditions of service of directors at all 20 IIMs, state: “The applicant shall beRead More →

GPAT 2019: Lats date to apply today. (Representational Image) GPAT 2019: The registration process for the Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) will be closed today – December 7, 2018. The exams will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). It is scheduled to be held on January 28, 2019. While the admit card will be available from January 7, 2019, onwards. The results are expected to be declared by February 10, 2019. This year, the National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the exams and be responsible for declaring the results for GPAT 2019. Other competitive exams including NEET UG 2019, CMAT 2019 and JEE 2019Read More →

CSIR UGC NET 2018 admit card: The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has released the UGC NET 2018 examination admit cards on csirhrdg.res.in. The exam is scheduled to be conducted on December 16. The UGC NET examination is held to determine the eligibility of the aspirants for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) NET and the eligibility for appointment of Lecturers (NET) in certain subject areas is determined. The final result of the MCQ test is likely to be declared in the month of March or April. The successful candidates may get a fellowship from July 1, 2019. CSIR UGC NET 2018: How toRead More →

  UPTET Result 2018: UP Basic Education Board (UPBEB) has released the result for UPTET 2018 exam. The Board has released the result on its official website. The board had released the revised answer key for UPTET 2018 on November 30, 2018 and since then the speculations about result declaration had been rife. Candidates who qualify in the UPTET 2018 exam will be eligible for recruitment as assistant teacher for primary and/or upper primary classes. UPTET 2018 Result: How to check? Step one: Go to official UP Basic Education Board website: www.upbasiceduboard.gov.in Step two: Click on the respective result link for Primary and Upper Primary level.Read More →

Worried that your son or daughter’s sleep more even during final exams week? If so, take heart. According to a study, students who sleep for eight hours are more likely to perform better. “Better sleep helped in final exam performance, which is contrary to most college students’ perceptions that they have to sacrifice either studying or sleeping,” said Dr Michael Scullin, Assistant Professor at Baylor University’s College of Arts & Sciences. For improvement in academic performance, a student does not have to be an ‘A’ grade, the researchers said. The findings showed that whether a student was an A, B, C, or D student beforeRead More →

AIIMS MBBS 2019: The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS MBBS) 2019 examination is scheduled to be conducted on May 25 and 26, 2019. The basic registration process for the AIIMS examination has been started, the candidates can apply through the official website, aiimsexams.org. Advertising From this year, the process of registration will take place in two stages — basic and final. This is to help in avoiding the last minute rush and the discrepancy in the forms. There is no fee for the basic registration and only after verifying the details filled, the candidate can proceed to the final registration.   AIIMS MBBS 2019: SyllabusRead More →