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State board to start portal for entrance exams

Posted on November 13th, 2017 in Examination, SSC |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK,November 13,2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune: Students preparing for medical, engineering or Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) entrance examinations can now depend on the online preparation portal launched by the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education.

The portal will have question banks for physics, chemistry, biology and mathematics and will be based on the questions asked in the entrance exams. Subject experts have also been registered on the portal and students can raise their queries, which would be answered by them. Read the rest of this entry »

TIME CRUNCH – State slaps schools with `tough’ diktat

Posted on November 6th, 2017 in Examination |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, November 06,2017

Source: The Times of India

As schools reopen after Diwali break, teachers are bombarded with orders from the education department to celebrate days and hold state’s summative assessment tests leaving them little time for studies and other important school activities.

To begin, schools have to celebrate November 7 as students’ day to mark the day that Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar enrolled in school. Followed by this, state board affiliated schools have to con duct summative assessment-one starting November 8, which is part of the state’s three competency tests. Read the rest of this entry »

No SSC, HSC forms will be rejected for lack of Aadhaar card: Maharashtra State board

Posted on October 28th, 2017 in Examination, SSC |

Alifiya Khan,October 28, 2017

Source : The Indian Express

The board had said that many students drop out in Class 9, and though some appear for Class 10 exams as private students, others leave studies altogether, and Aadhar card details could help track them.

The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) has denied rumours that students would not be allowed to fill forms for Class 10 and 12 board exams without first submitting their Aadhaar card details. Read the rest of this entry »

Dates of ‘aptitude, intelligence test’ for teachers announced

Posted on October 27th, 2017 in Examination, Teachers |

Alifiya Khan,October 27, 2017

Source : The Indian Express

According to the notification, the forms for filling the online applications for the test would be available on https://mahapariksha.gov.in, starting from November 2 to November 22.

For those aspiring to take up teaching jobs, there is some news. The state education department on Thursday announced the dates for the first ever special screening tests for appointing teachers, which will be conducted between December 12 and 21. Read the rest of this entry »

State to upgrade syllabus, will bring MH­CET on par with JEE

Posted on October 14th, 2017 in Examination |

Shreya Bhandary, October 14 , 2017

Source: Hindustan Times

BULLSEYE MH­CET 2019 will be conducted as an application­based exam, like JEE, to maintain the difficulty level

MUMBAI : The state education board was recently reminded about the state’s plan to upgrade school syllabus to bring it at par with the boards. Read the rest of this entry »

SSC students can fill exam forms online

Posted on October 14th, 2017 in Examination, SSC |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, October 14 , 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education has announced the dates when students can fill forms for the secondary school certificate (SSC, Std X) March 2018 examination.

Regular students, repeaters, external students, students of the class improvement scheme as well as those who wish to appear for the exam for a few subjects can fill the forms. The forms can be filled online on http:www.mahahsscboard.maharashtra.gov .in. 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 »

Scholarship exams for Class V and VII to start February 18 in Pune

Posted on October 11th, 2017 in Examination, scholarship |

Express News Service | October 11, 2017

Source : The Indian Express

The new format has more application-based questions and comprises two papers of 150 marks each. The exam schedule and other related information has been uploaded on the www.mscepune.in.

THE MAHARASHTRA State Council of Examinations (MSCE) has declared the dates for the Pre-Upper Primary Scholarship (PUP), Class V, and Pre-Secondary Scholarship (PSP), Read the rest of this entry »

State Board extends deadline for HSC candidates

Posted on October 11th, 2017 in Examination |

ST CORRESPONDENT, October 11 , 2017

Source : Sakal Times

Pune: Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE)has extend-ed the last date of filling the application form for all HSC candidates to October 17 with regular fees. With late fees, the application can be filled till October 31. Higher secondary schools and junior colleges can submit students’ fee challans and list till November 7. Read the rest of this entry »

State edu dept permits pvt competitive tests

Posted on October 9th, 2017 in Education Department, Examination |

ST CORRESPONDENT, October 09 , 2017

Source : Sakal Times

Pune : According to the GR, the education societies which In a recent GR, Ma- have more than 25 schools, harashtra State Education are allowed to organise pri-Department lifted the ban vote competitive tests for it had imposed on holding their student. If any organ-private competitive tests isation has designed exams in schools in the State. The that promote good reading, department has allowed personality development or schools/educational ‘whin- provide information about Lions to hold such examine- national heroes. and if this tons providing they fall un- organisation is a non-profit-der the conditions specified no-loss entity, it is permitted by the government. Read the rest of this entry »