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Despite CAP, 21,000 seats lie vacant in junior colleges

Posted on November 2nd, 2017 in Admission |

Meeta Ramnani,November 02,2017

Source: Mirror

68 streams see less than 20 enrolments; experts say new colleges and steep fees deter parents, students
The admission process for ju nior colleges in Pune and Pim pri Chinchwad has finally ended after over 12 rounds.But, 21,295-odd seats remain vacant, with 38 streams having less than 20 students admitted for its courses. Read the rest of this entry »

68 junior colleges under CAP scanner for poor Std XI intake

Posted on November 2nd, 2017 in Admission |

Swati Shinde Gole,November 02,2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Divisions Face Chances Of Shut-Down

As many as 68 junior colleges have admitted less than 20 students for FYJC (standard XI) and will be on a two-year notice period to improve the show, the deputy director of education has notified.The notification stated that the divisions in the colleges failing to improve their first year junior college (FYJC) admissions within two years will be shut down. Read the rest of this entry »

After nine rounds, 24 per cent of FYJC seats remain vacant

Posted on November 1st, 2017 in Admission |

Express News Service,November 01,2017

Source : The Indian Express

At 37,920, maximum number of Class XI students opted for the science stream, followed by commerce (36,955), arts (8,790) and vocational course (2,444).

A total of 24 per cent, or 21,295, seats have remained vacant at the end of the nine rounds of the Centralised Admission Process (CAP) for First Year Junior College (FYJC) seats for 2017-18. Read the rest of this entry »

DTE cuts processing fee to Rs 1k for engg, pharmacy admissions

Posted on October 14th, 2017 in Admission, Fees |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, October 14 , 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Complaints Trigger Easier Transaction

A simplified, low-cost admission process will now have engineering and pharmacy students paying Rs 1,000 as processing fee instead of Rs 5.000 that they currently pay.The students paid this fee through an online DD system. Read the rest of this entry »

State’s 2018 CET likely to be tougher than JEE

Posted on October 12th, 2017 in Admission, Examination |

Hemali Chhapia, October  12, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Mumbai : Mumbai: The 2018 version of the Maharashtra CET for admission to engineering courses may turn out to be more challenging than the nationwide Joint Entrance Test, mainly because students will get less time to answer it.

In the JEE exam, students can on an average take two minutes for each question in all three subjects, physics, chemistry and maths. It quizzes candidates on 30 questions and grants them 60 minutes. In contrast, the state’s CET cuts the time dramatically. Read the rest of this entry »

After eight rounds, over 10,000 students get RTE seats in Pune

Posted on September 23rd, 2017 in Admission, RTE |

Ardhra Nair, September 23, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Seven years after the Right to Education Act 2009 came into play , the number of admissions at the entry-level classes has crossed 10,000 in Pune district.After the end of eight rounds of admission in Pune and against 15,693 vacant seats in 849 schools, 39,248 applications were received of which 10,986 admissions were confirmed. Read the rest of this entry »

Sunday last day to apply for FYJC seats

Posted on September 22nd, 2017 in Admission |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, September 22, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : The last day to apply for admissions to first year junior colleges (FYJC) in Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad is September 24.

Pune division’s deputy director of education Dinkar Temkar said, “A total of six rounds have been conducted. The seventh round, which is on first come, first served basis, is in process. This will be the last round.“ Once a college is allotted to a student, he or she has to either take the automatically generated message received on their cellphone or the print out of the allocation form to the respective college to confirm their admission by September 25. Read the rest of this entry »

No admissions under EWS quota until Maharashtra govt clears dues, say school managements

Posted on September 19th, 2017 in Admission, EWS, RTE |

Alifiya Khan |September 19, 2017

Source : The Indian Express

A number of schools in Maharashtra have been complaining that the reimbursement from the government, in lieu of the fees waived for the EWS children, had not been coming, as a result of which it had become difficult for them to continue operations.

Rs 5 crore. That’s the total loss in fees that the Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, which runs two schools in the city, has claimed to have incurred since the introduction of the mandatory 25 per cent quota admission for children of the economically weaker sections (EWS) under the Right to Education (RTE) Act. Read the rest of this entry »

Final round for FYJC admissions to start September 14

Posted on September 14th, 2017 in Admission |

EXPRESS NEWS SERVICE, September 14, 2017

Source : The Indian Express

Pune : AFTER CONDUCTING several rounds of admissions, the Centralised Admission Process (CAP) committee has announced the dates for the final round of first year junior college (FYJC) admissions, from September 14 to 24.

CAP officials added that no more admissions to FYJC seats will be conducted now. Read the rest of this entry »

Zero admissions: Faced with shutdown, uncertainty looms over fate of 64 FYJC divisions in Pune

Posted on September 14th, 2017 in Admission |

Alifiya Khan , September 14, 2017

Source : The Indian Express

The CAP committee has found that of the 267 junior colleges in Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad that have 584 divisions, at least 64 have not received even a single admission this year.

With the final round for the Central Admission Process (CAP) for First Year Junior College (FYJC) admissions drawing near, an analysis of the admission-related data has revealed some shocking facts. Read the rest of this entry »