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 →

Delhi University has refused to share the attendance details of its administrative officials, including the Vice Chancellor, saying the information was not in “public interest” and would amount to “invasion of privacy”. This, when Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) teachers, who are on a warpath against the administration, have been warned that their leave would not be approved if they do not mark their attendance. The tussle began a year ago when attendance details of the non-teaching staff of the Delhi University, which includes the Vice Chancellor, Pro Vice Chancellor, Registrar, Deputy Registrar, Assistant Registrar and others were sought under the Right to Information (RTI) ActRead 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 →

Delhi Technical University students who have enrolled into BTech evening shift course demanded the course be converted into full-time, alleging the varsity did not inform them that it was part-time. According to a varsity official, the evening shift course was earlier open to only diploma holders and candidates having work experience. It has been running for the last 40 years. However, the norms were changed in 2017 after it was found that some candidates were furnishing fake work experience certificates or false documents, he said. Students said they discovered about the nature of their course only after filing RTIs. They had filed an RTI inRead More →

The Odisha government on Monday signed a loan agreement of $85 million with Asian Development Bank (ADB) to train 1.5 lakh youths in the state, officials said. With this assistance, youths in the age group of 15-34 years will be given skill development training to make them competent to get better work and higher paying jobs, a government statement said. The total cost of the project is $193 million with the Odisha government contributing $108 million, it added. In addition, the Japanese government will provide technical aid for capacity building through the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction.   The ADB would also provide $2 millionRead 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 →

NEET 2019: The examination will be conducted on December 7. (Image source: pixabay.com)  NEET 2019: The National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET-UG) 2019 is scheduled to be held on Sunday, May 5, 2019, the online application process of which has been extended till December 7. Advertising The registration process was scheduled to be closed on November 30, but it has been extended following the Supreme Court’s order. All the candidates who want to apply can do so through the official website, ntaneet.nic.in. The last date of fee submission is December 8. Syllabus of NEET UG 2019 Physics 1. Gravitation, Kinematics, Laws of Motion 2. Kinetic theory and perfect gasRead More →

The details of candidates whose GATE 2019 applications rejected by the IIT Madras have been released on the official website of the competitive exam. The rejected list have been published the website include two types of candidates; those who are found to be duplicate and those who are not meeting eligibility requirements. The official lists said, as already announced in the GATE 2019 brochure, no admit card will be generated and no application fee will be refunded for these candidates. However , in case, if any of these candidates whose registrations have been rejected, would like to submit the required documents, they may contact the exam conductingRead More →

Dr R Rukkumani, a faculty in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Pondicherry University, received the prestigious ‘Woman Scientist Award’ by Biotechnology Research Society of India (BRSI). Vice Chancellor of Pondicherry University, Prof. Gurmeet Singh appreciated Dr Rukkumani for her achievement. Among several nominations from different Universities, Research Institutes and Industries, she has been chosen for the award. The award includes, certificate, shield, citation and a cash prize of Rs. 25,000/-. The award was given to her in the recently held 15th BRSI Convention and the International conference on Innovation for Bio Sustainable development held in Hyderabad. The award was presented to her by the DirectorRead More →