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CBSE to hold board exams in Feb from next yr

Posted on June 21st, 2017 in CBSE, Examination |

Manash Gohain com,Jun 21,  2017

Source: The Times of India

Plans 30-Day Window, Also Earlier Results
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) plans to hold Class X and XII exams in February instead of March from next year.The board wants to advance the cycle of exams and related activities from 201819 as part of its examination and evaluation reforms.

Moreover, the process will no more drag over 45 days but will be completed within a month. Currently , board exams begin on March 1 and end around April 20. Read the rest of this entry »

Std X re-examination forms available online from today

Posted on June 19th, 2017 in Examination |


Source: The Times of India

Pune : Students who wish to retake the Std X board exam can apply online for forms from June 19 at http:www.mahahsscboard.maharashtra.gov.in.

Besides candidates who failed in the boards, those who want to improve their marks and external students who appeared in a few subjects can also apply for the retest.

The re-examination that was held during September or October before 2015 is now conducted in July or August so that students don’t lose an academic year. Read the rest of this entry »

Soon, GMAT students can write their exam in an order they select

Posted on June 16th, 2017 in Examination |

Meeta Ramnani, Jun 16, 2017

Source: Mirror

From July 11 onwards, new SSO provides two extra options for order in which test sections can be taken

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) on Thursday launched the select section order (SSO) -the order in which applicants will attempt the exams -for the popular Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT).Students can now customise their SSO by choosing the order that they are most comfortable with out of three options provided. This new SSO will be available worldwide from July 11. Read the rest of this entry »

AYUSH courses to get separate entrance exam

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

PMB, Jun 12, 2017

Source: Mirror

Now, all the streams under the Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturo pathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) ministry will have a separate entrance exam from the session 2018-2019.The ministry’s announcement on Friday received mixed responses from principals of city colleges and students.Dr Bhrigupati Pandey, principal of Dr D Y Patil College of Ayurved and Research Centre, said, Read the rest of this entry »

Re-exams for HSC students from July 11

Posted on June 7th, 2017 in Examination |


Source: The Times of India

Pune : The re-examination for students who were unable to pass standard XII state board (HSC) examinations held in February-March will be held between July 11 and July 28, Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education said in a notice released on Tuesday .

The timetable of various exams has been uploaded on http:www.mahahsscboard.maharashtra.gov.in Read the rest of this entry »


Posted on June 2nd, 2017 in Examination |

Jun 02, 2017

Source: The Times of India

From next year, no late entry into exam hall

Posted on June 1st, 2017 in Examination |

SwatiShindeGole,May 31 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune :Cameras To Keep Watch In Centres

No student appearing for the HSC exam will be allowed to enter the exam hall beyond the scheduled time when the paper starts from 2018.As of now, students are al lowed into the hall 30 minutes before the exam and latecomers are accommodated up to 30 minutes after the paper begins.

The board has also planned CCTV cameras in sensitive exam centres. The paper distribution mechanism will undergo a change and more steps to curb paper leaks through social media will be taken. Read the rest of this entry »

Candidates need up to 128 marks to secure spot in final JEE merit list

Posted on May 22nd, 2017 in Admission, Examination |

SwatiShindeGole,May 22, 2017,

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Students scoring about 128 marks in the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE)­advanced that was held acroos the country on Sunday , are expected to reserve a spot in the common merit list (CML).

Experts believe that the all India rankings cut-off would be higher, owing to this year’s easier exam paper. Approximately, 1,000 students from Pune appeared for the JEE-advanced examination this year. Read the rest of this entry »

NEET physics `tough’, some biology questions stump many

Posted on May 8th, 2017 in Examination |


Source: The Times of India

Pune : The National Eligiblity-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for admissions to medical and dental colleges passed off smoothly in the city on Sunday . Nearly 50,000 students appeared for the exam from Pune and nearby areas.

For most of the students, however, physics was a tough paper to crack. They also said that about four to five questions in the biology paper seemed to be out of syllabus.Chemistry , however, they said, was easy . Read the rest of this entry »

NEET physics paper tough, say students

Posted on May 8th, 2017 in Examination |

May 08, 2017,

Source: The Times of India

Physics proved to be a chal lenging paper for many of the 11.35 lakh aspirants who appeared for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) in 104 cities on Sunday. Students aspiring to gain admission to medical and dental colleges–whose figure has grown 40% this year–found the paper tough and lengthy; some also claimed that a few questions in the biology section were out of syllabus. Read the rest of this entry »