FMS Delhi admissions 2019: The candidates will be offered a seat for the above programmes on the basis of CAT score, personal interview. (Image source: unsplash.com) DU FMS admissions 2019: The Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Delhi has released a notification for applicants interested in pursuing its two-year full-time MBA and PhD programmes. The eligible candidates can apply through the official website, fms.edu, on or before November 20, 2018. The candidates will be offered a seat for the above programmes on the basis of CAT score, personal interview. This year, Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta will conduct the CAT examinations on Sunday, November 25 in 147 cities across the countryRead More →

Two weeks after proposing changes in the exam pattern for students with special needs, studying in Class IX and X, the Maharashtra State Bureau of Textbook Production and Curriculum Research (Balbharti) on Tuesday cancelled its own plans. In the last week of September, the Balbharti had issued a circular detailing the changes in the exam patterns for children with special needs with more weightage on internal marks. Currently, students have internal exams only in science and mathematics. However, the Balbharti had proposed 20 internal marks for language subjects and 30 internal marks for social studies, only for children with special needs, in a bid toRead More →

The Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (RBC-DSAI) at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras is collaborating with the Tamil Nadu e-Governance Agency for enhancing data driven governance in the State. This will be carried out by working closely with various official branches and entities within the government of Tamil Nadu, said a statement from the institute. These collaborations are expected to contribute towards various aspects of governance, including but not limited to, education, healthcare, and agriculture, the statement added. Santhosh K. Misra I.A.S, Chief Executive Officer, Tamil Nadu e-Governance Agency, and Prof Ravindra Gettu, Dean (Industrial Consultancy and Sponsored Research), IITRead More →

Innovation is no longer a luxury but a necessity for a country like India and institutions like NITs should focus on innovation in a big way, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said on Monday. Mr. Naidu,who was speaking after inaugurating the Diamond Jubilee celebration of National Institute of Technology (NIT) at Warangal in Telangana, appreciated the institution for its initiatives to promote technological and scientific research. The Vice President insisted that technological institutions such as NITs focus extensively on innovation. Innovation should be the one mantra that leads the institution forward, he said. He remarked that innovation was no longer a luxury fora country likeRead More →

PSEB 10th, 12th supplementary results 2018:The students who have appeared in the examinations can check the results through the official website pseb.ac.in, apart from it, the results are available at indiaresults.com PSEB 10th, 12th supplementary results 2018: The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) has announced the results of class 10, class 12 supplementary examinations. The students who have appeared in the examinations can check the results through the official website pseb.ac.in, apart from it, the results are available at indiaresults.com. The examinations were conducted in August. PSEB 10th, 12th results 2018, here’s how to check Step 1: Go to the official website for PSEB (pseb.ac.in). StepRead More →

Board of Secondary Education, Odisha has revised the exam pattern and syllabus for the High School Certificate Examination which will be conducted in 2019. The change has been introduced in the objective part of the question paper. The subjective part of the question paper will remain unchanged. As per the changed pattern, the current three Objective sets of question papers will be replaced by four parallel sets of questions. A student will have to secure a minimum of 15 qualifying marks in subjective and objective papers separately to pass examination in each subject. The current distribution of marks will also be changed from 10 &Read More →

In one of the globally unique steps, SoULS (Solar Urja through Localisation for Sustainability) initiative of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay will train Solar Lamps assembly to more than 100,000 students from over 650 schools across the country including all 29 states and 6 union territories.  This will mean solar lamp assembly and distribution at multiple locations on this Gandhi Jayanti happening on October 2, says a release here. Students will also pledge to practice non-violence towards their environment on the occasion of this Gandhi Jayanti, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. IIT Bombay, according to the release, will mark this day as InternationalRead More →

The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) will be visiting various departments of the DU from October 29 to 31 Does the DU department celebrate national festivals or observe birth and death anniversaries of great Indian personalities? Is there a policy in place to check plagiarism? These form part of the questionnaire sent by the Delhi University to its departments ahead of the NAAC visit next month, an official said. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) will be visiting various departments of the varsity from October 29 to 31. The grading provided by the Council is crucial for the funds and grants allotted toRead More →

XLRI – Xavier School of Management completed its Summer Internship Placement Process (SIP) for the batch of 2018-20 in just two days. The batch consisting 362 students has achieved 100% placement. The highest stipend offered being INR 1.65 lakhs per month. The XLRI’s SIP process saw participation of over 95 companies offering roles across domains including consulting, finance, sales and marketing, operations, business development (BM), human resources (HR) and industrial relations (IR). This year multiple new companies were added to the recruiters’ list. The Boston Consulting Group, AT Kearney, Accenture Strategy, EY, Deloitte, KPMG and PwC recruited from the Consulitng domain. P&G, Colgate Pamolive, HindustanRead More →

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is mulling introducing sign language as a subject, computer-based tests, attendance waivers and flexible subject selection options for students with special needs. The board which is in the process of formulating comprehensive guidelines for students with special needs has proposed such children may also be given exemptions from the already existing criteria of two or one compulsory languages in board examinations. “It has been proposed that Indian sign language or braille should be treated as a language to satisfy the formula prescribed by the board,” a senior official said. “For students with mobility issues, the CBSE has recommendedRead More →