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Second round of RTE quota admissions begins today

Posted on March 27th, 2017 in Admission, RTE |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK,  March 27, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : The second round of 25% quota admissions under Right to Education (RTE) Act will start from Monday .

The lottery will be drawn and school allotments made to applicants. Parents will have to confirm admissions with the allotted school by April 3, the education office of Pune zilla parishad has notified.

The admission procedure is being conducted online by the state education department. From Pune district, Read the rest of this entry »

Over 4,500 students get admissions under RTE

Posted on March 20th, 2017 in Admission, RTE |


Source: Sakal Times

Pune: The Right to Education (RTE) admissions for 25 per cent of reserved seats are going on in the State and in Pune, 4,768 students have got admissions.

There are a total of 15,693 seats in the city from 849 schools and there were 36,933 applications for the same.
Earlier, the final date was declared as March 15, but later the education board decided to extend the date of admissions to March 18.  Read the rest of this entry »

MH-CET coaching classes wear a deserted look, emphasis on JEE

Posted on March 16th, 2017 in Admission |

SwatiShindeGole, March 16,2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Coaching classes in the city for the state common entrance test (MH-CET) for engineering admissions are mostly empty .

Students have opted to prepare for the national joint entrance exam (JEE) instead of the MH-CET because the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) is contemplating a single national entrance test for engineering from 2018. In that case, the MHCET would be redundant and all engineering aspirants will have to attempt the national test. Read the rest of this entry »

Maharashtra revises age criteria for school admissions, pushes cut-off date to September 30

Posted on January 28th, 2017 in Admission, G.R |

Alifiya Khan | January 28, 2017

Source : The Indian Express

In January 2015, the department had issued a GR that said all students seeking admissions in Class I must have completed six years of age,On Wednesday, the state school education department issued a government resolution (GR) in this regard bringing forth a mixed bag of reactions from schools and parents.

IN a move that will affect admissions for lakhs of families, the cut-off birth date for school admissions in the state has been pushed from July 31 to September 30. Read the rest of this entry »

Activist complains against contradictory GRs by edu ministry

Posted on January 23rd, 2017 in Admission, Education Department, G.R |

PMB, 23  January 2017

Source : Mirror

A city-based activist has filed a written complaint with the education ministry and the state educa tion secretary over the contradictions related to a government resolution (GR) on first-year junior college (FYJC) admissions, released on January 7, 2016, and March 28, 2016.

The contradiction is pointed in the minority, management and in-house quota. While the colleges were asked to surrender all vacant quota seats under the previous GR, Read the rest of this entry »

Std XI admissions go online in four more cities

Posted on January 10th, 2017 in Admission |


Source: Sakal Times

Pune: The admissions to Std XI in Higher Secondary (HS) Schools and Junior Colleges will be made online In Nagpur, Amravati, Nashik and Aurangabad.

Regional deputy directors of Education in Mumbai, Pune, Amravati, Nashik and Aurangabad will be responsible for the admissions from now on. The education officers will have to divide the colleges among aided, non-aided and others and decide the classes and seats for enrollment for each stream. Read the rest of this entry »

Now, DHE helms online admission at colleges

Posted on November 26th, 2016 in Admission |

Yashpal Sonkamble, Nov 26, 2016

Source: Mirror

SPPU to pilot new centralised process even as colleges are flummoxed over unique system; but experts feel it will control corruption, bogus admissions
The state directorate of higher education (DHE) has taken an initiative to launch a pilot pro ject of unique software at Savi tribai Phule Pune University (SPPU)-affiliated colleges for centralised online admission to control bogus and fake admissions in undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses, gather details of students and put real-time workload of colleges on a single server. Read the rest of this entry »

1,294 students allotted admission under CAP

Posted on September 23rd, 2016 in Admission |

ST CORRESPONDENT,23 September 2016

Source: Sakal Times

Extra classes in colleges for re-exam, ATKT students

Pune: For standard XI admissions, under special round V, 1,294 students have been allocated seats, said Dinkar Temkar. Deputy Director of Education, Pune region. Read the rest of this entry »

Medical college remains under admission haze

Posted on September 23rd, 2016 in Admission |

TNN, Sep 23, 2016,

Source: The Times of India

Mumbai : Confusion over medical admissions in private and deemed institutes continue to haunt students, even as a minority private college from Pune, MA Rangoonwala College of Dental Sciences, moved the apex court seeking permission to admit students at institute level and not by the state. 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 »