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Consider board results for med, engg seats: SC

Posted on February 4th, 2017 in Admission, Examination, Supreme Court |

AmitAnand Choudhary , Feb 4, 20174

Source: The Times of India

New Delhi : Observing that students face huge pressure to crack entrance exams for admission to medical and engineering colleges, the Supreme Court has asked the government to frame guidelines to do away with the present system of a single test deciding their fate, instead favouring an overall assessment to include performance in the board exam.

A bench of Justices A K Goel and U U Lalit said on Friday that 40% weightage should be given to results of the Std XII board exam and rest for performance in the entrance test while shortlisting candidates for admission to such courses. Read the rest of this entry »

Private engg college staff gets SC relief

Posted on January 10th, 2017 in Private, Supreme Court |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, Jan 10, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Aurangabad : The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the judgment of the Aurangabad bench of the Bombay high court, directing a private engineering college management, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and the state to ensure that teachers and non-teaching staff get pay according to the sixth pay commission recommendations. Read the rest of this entry »

Thirty-four new private medical colleges get Oversight Committee’s nod

Posted on November 23rd, 2016 in Private, Supreme Court |

PTI, Nov 23, 2016

Source : The Indian Express

The Oversight Committee also approved seven colleges each for private and government, for increase in seats or starting of super speciality courses.

The Supreme Court mandated Oversight Committee on Medical Council of India (MCI) has approved the establishment of 34 new private medical colleges for the current session with certain conditions, Rajya Sabha was told today. Read the rest of this entry »

34 new private medical colleges get Oversight Committee’s nod

Posted on November 23rd, 2016 in Private, Supreme Court |

PTI, Nov 23, 2016

Source: Hindustan Times

The Supreme Court mandated Oversight Committee (OC) on Medical Council of India (MCI) has approved the establishment of 34 new private medical colleges for the current session with certain conditions, Rajya Sabha was told on Tuesday.

The Oversight Committee also approved seven colleges each for private and government, for increase in seats or starting of Super Speciality Courses, Minister of State for Health Faggan Singh Kulaste said in a written reply. Read the rest of this entry »

Supreme Court okays medical, dental admissions at deemed varsities in Maharashtra, till Sept 16

Posted on September 29th, 2016 in Admission, Supreme Court |

Anuradha Mascarenhas, Sep 29, 2016,

Source : The Indian Express

Vacant seats to be filled via centralised admission process, says Supreme Court.

Medical and dental admissions done by deemed universities up to September 16 have been regularised by a Supreme Court order on Wednesday while the vacant seats will be filled by the state through a centralised admission process, Read the rest of this entry »

NEET: Students admitted to medical colleges at deemed universities on the edge

Posted on September 20th, 2016 in Admission, High Court, Supreme Court |

Anuradha Mascarenhas | Pune |  September 20, 2016

Source : The Indian Express

SC had stayed HC order allowing these admissions; hearing in apex court likely Tuesday

After the Supreme Court recently stayed an order of the Bombay High Court allowing deemed universities to conduct admissions to their medical courses, parents are anxious about the fate of their children. The matter is listed for further hearing in the SC for September 20. Read the rest of this entry »

SC stays Bombay HC order on deemed universities

Posted on September 17th, 2016 in Admission, High Court, Supreme Court |

PTI , September 16, 2016

Source : The Indian Express

New Delhi : The high court had on August 30 stayed the Maharashtra government’s decision mandating centralised counselling for the students who appeared for the National Eligibility Entrance Test.

The Supreme Court on Friday stayed an order of the Bombay High Court allowing deemed universities to conduct admissions to medical courses. Read the rest of this entry »

SC stays till Mon med admissions in deemed univs

Posted on September 17th, 2016 in Admission, Supreme Court |

Yogita Rao, Sep 17, 2016,

Source: The Times of India

Mumbai : The Supreme Court on Friday ordered a status quo to be maintained on the ongoing medical and dental admissions in deemed institutes in the state till the next hearing on Monday .

The court also ordered a stay on the Bombay high court order allowing deemed universities to conduct their own admissions. Read the rest of this entry »

SC ends row over deemed varsities

Posted on September 6th, 2016 in Recognition, Supreme Court |

Vishwas Kothari,Sept 04, 2016

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Disposes Of PIL, Resolves Uncertainty Surrounding Derecognition

The decade-long litigation that had put a question mark over the existence of 41 deemed universities, including Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth (TMV) in Pune and two others in the state, has finally come to an end. Read the rest of this entry »

President seeks more clarity as NEET confusion prevails

Posted on May 24th, 2016 in Admission, Supreme Court |

Rohinee Singh,May 24, 2016,

Source: DNA

New Delhi: Uncertainty loomed over the fate of the government ordinance, overturning a Supreme Court (SC) judgment on a single national test for pre-medical examination, with President Pranab Mukherjee expressing doubts and seeking more clarification from the government. Read the rest of this entry »