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Close to 9,000 RTE seats remain vacant

Posted on August 2nd, 2016 in Admission, RTE |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, Aug 01, 2016,

Source: The Times of India

Pune : District Has Over 16k Seats This Year

More than 8,900 seats remain vacant under the 25% reservation scheme of Right to Education Act in city schools even after three rounds of online admissions. Read the rest of this entry »

Education dept to distribute FYJC info booklets by May 10

Posted on May 5th, 2016 in Admission, Education Department |

Pune Mirror Bureau,05  May 2016

Source: Mirror

After a month-long delay, students get ting admitted to first year junior col lege (FYJC) courses will finally be receiv ing information booklets from the edu cation department by May 10. This year, 1.10 lakh booklets will be distributed to students. Read the rest of this entry »

FYJC admission: Over 10,000 seats vacant

Posted on August 7th, 2015 in Admission, High Court |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK,Aug 8, 2015,

Source: The Times of India

Pune: Colleges Told To Fill Them After Round 6

Managements of several city colleges are in a fix with as many as 10,253 seats of first year junior college (FYJC) remaining vacant. Deputy director of education, Ramchandra Jadhav, has asked colleges to fill in vacancies on their own after the sixth round.However, the sixth round of online admissions has been put on hold till August 10 following a Bombay High Court order. Read the rest of this entry »

Why allow colleges to hold offline FYJC admissions: HC

Posted on July 18th, 2015 in Admission, High Court |

Shibu Thomas,Jul 18, 2015

Source: The Times of India

Mumbai: The Bombay high court on Friday directed the Maharashtra education department to explain its decision to allow colleges in Mumbai to conduct offline admissions for First Year Junior College (FYJC), which is contrary to a 2009 policy decision to conduct only online admissions. Read the rest of this entry »

FYJC: High cut-offs for offline admissions

Posted on July 17th, 2015 in Admission |

Puja Pednekar,July 17, 2015

Source: Hindustan Times

MUMBAI: City students are ditching admissions secured in First Year Junior College (FYJC) online admissions for offline seats in preferred colleges. With students making a beeline for offline seats, cut-offs across several colleges have increased by at least 5 percentage points compared to the last online merit list. Read the rest of this entry »

FYJC: Arts cut-offs dip more than other streams

Posted on July 9th, 2015 in Admission |

Ranjana Srivastava & Puja Pednekar,July 9, 2015

Source: Hindustan Times

MUMBAI: It was relatively easier to get an arts seat in a coveted college in the First Year Junior College (FYJC) online admissions this year, compared to commerce and science. Though the cut-offs for the arts stream were higher than the other streams in the first merit list, they dipped more than commerce and science eventually. Read the rest of this entry »

FYJC: Low turnout for admission after 2nd list

Posted on July 2nd, 2015 in Admission |

HT Correspondent,Jul 2, 2015,

Source: Hindustan Times

MUMBAI: A little over 17% students, who were allotted seats in the second merit list, confirmed their admissions on day 1 of the second round of online admissions to the First Year Junior College (FYJC) on Wednesday. The turnout of students was low compared to the first list, as most students have already secured admissions elsewhere through the offline process, said college principals. Read the rest of this entry »

FYJC admissions: Second merit list out, students ‘randomly’ allotted colleges, wait for preferred ones

Posted on July 1st, 2015 in Admission |

Dipti Singh | July 1, 2015

Source:Indian Express

The total students eligible for admission in junior colleges in the city and its surrounding areas this year is around 3.3 lakh.

Students aspiring for first year junior college (FYJC) online admissions are left out of preferred colleges yet again in the second merit list which was released on Tuesday evening. Students with percentages as high a 88 are still waiting for colleges of their choices as they have been randomly allotted colleges near their residence, they allege. Read the rest of this entry »

MISSION ADMISSION – Fourth round of online FYJC admissions likely

Posted on June 30th, 2015 in Admission |

SwatiShindeGole,Jun 30, 2015

Source: The Times of India

Pune: Many Students Are Yet To Fill Forms: Jadhav

The regional deputy director of education is likely to conduct another round of online admissions in addition to the three scheduled rounds for first year junior college (FYJC, Class XI) in Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad. Read the rest of this entry »

Be ready for high cut-offs in FYJC second merit list

Posted on June 24th, 2015 in Admission |

Puja Pednekar,Jun 24, 2015,

Source : Hindustan Times

Many high scorers from CBSE and ICSE boards are among applicants

More than 25% students, who have applied for online admissions to first year junior college (FYJC) this year, have scored between 80% and 99% in Class 10 exams. This means that cut-offs in the second merit list, which will be released on June 30, will continue to be high. Read the rest of this entry »