Here is a summary of the essential education-related news from the last week which you shouldn’t miss.
BITSAT 2020 Hall Tickets Released: Candidates can download the BITSAT 2020 hall ticket by visiting the official website www.bitsadmission.com and entering the registration Id and password. Hall tickets will be available for download until 23 September 2020, so candidates must do the same before the deadline.
IIT GATE 2021 Registrations Begin: Candidates must note that IIT Mumbai has already begun the registration for IIT GATE 2021. Interested candidates must visit the official website appsgate.iitb.ac.in and click on the GOAPS portal to register themselves. The deadline for submitting the application form is 30 September 2020.
JKCET 2020 Examination Cancelled: The Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examination has decided to cancel the J&K Common Entrance Test. Instead, admission to various engineering courses will be made based on the merit list. The provisional merit list has already been prepared by the authorities to facilitate correction if any. Candidates must visit the official website www.jkbopee.gov.in to view the merit list.
KEAM 2020 Application Date Was Extended: CEE Kerala has released a notification inviting fresh applications for KEAM 2020 admission. Moreover, existing applicants could add new courses in engineering, medical and allied streams, and architecture. The deadline for doing so was 18 September 2020, along with a late fee. Interested candidates had to visit the official website www.cee.kerala.gov.in to register or add a new course.
TS ICET 2020 Hall Ticket Release Date Postponed: The Telangana State Council of Higher Education was supposed to release the TS ICET 2020 hall tickets earlier this week, but it has been postponed till 24 September 2020. Also, the application forms are still available with a late fee of INR 1,000/-. Candidates must visit the official website www.icet.tsche.ac.in to keep themselves abreast with the latest developments.
AFCAT 2/2020 Admit Cards Released: Candidates who have applied for the Air Force Common Admission Test 2020 can download the admit cards by visiting the official website www.afcat.cdac.in using the registration Id and password. The exam will be conducted from 3 October 2020 to 5 October 2020.
AILET 2020 Admit Cards Released: Candidates must visit the official website www.nludelhi.ac.in to download the AILET 2020 admit card. Candidates need to enter their form Id, date of birth, and password. The admit card will only be issued once a candidate chooses a convenient examination center.
TS ECET 2020 Counselling Session is Live: The Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) has already commenced the TS ECET 2020 counselling procedure online. Candidates who qualified the entrance examination must visit the official web portal- tsecet.nic.in to register before 23 September 2020.
Board Exam Updates
CISCE 2020 Update: All ICSE and ISC candidates must note the official notification released by CISCE last week. The notice states that all candidates who got a compartment in ICSE 2020 (class 10) results and ISC (class 12) students who want to improve their marks can register themselves by visiting their respective school heads. CISCE is providing this opportunity for the students to write the examination for cancelled subjects due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mumbai University Exam Day Guidelines: MU has released an official notification clearing the air regarding the question paper pattern, examination syllabus, cluster or lead colleges, and the exam schedule. Candidates must visit the official website for further information.
Jamia Millia Islamia University to Conduct Written Examination for the New Academic Admission: Jamia University has finally decided to conduct a written examination instead of granting admission to UG and PG students on merit basis. The varsity will soon release the examination schedule, so the registered candidates must keep visiting the official website for further details.
Allahabad University Releases Admit Cards for the 2020 Entrance Examination: The University of Allahabad has already published the UGAT and PGAT 2020 admit cards for most subjects. Candidates must visit the official website www.aupravesh2020.com to download the admit cards for UGAT B.Sc., B.Com, B.Sc. Home Science, B.A/B.F.A/B.P.A, as well as PGAT-1 LLB, LLM & M.Com disciplines.
Osmania University Released the CPGET 2020 Application Forms: Osmania University, Hyderabad, has released the CPGET 2020 application form at www.tscpget.com for the candidates to fill out before 19 October 2020. The examination is scheduled to begin on 30 October 2020. Candidates must keep the documents ready before applying.
Academic News Relevant for the Upcoming Weeks
NEET 2020 Provisional Answer Key to be Released Soon: NTA will soon be releasing the NEET 2020 provisional answer key online at www.ntaneet.nic.in for the candidates to download. The candidates will be able to assess their performance and also raise a challenge if they find an error. For doing so, the candidates will have to pay the requisite fee of INR 1000/- along with substantial backing of data validating their claim.
Assam CEE Provisional Answer Key to Release on 20 September 2020: Candidates appearing for the Assam Common Entrance Examination (CEE) on 20 September 2020 can check their answers at www.astu.ac.in after 6 PM IST. Authorities will be releasing Assam CEE provisional answer key for candidates to self assess as well as to challenge. Students must note that a fee of INR 300/- will be charged per question. The deadline for the same is 23 September 2020.
NTA UGC NET 2020 June Session Admit Cards Released: NTA has released the UGC NET 2020 admit cards for the examination scheduled for 24 and 25 September, on its official web portal- ugcnet.nta.nic.in for the candidates to download. For the rest of the exams, NTA will soon publish the admit cards. Candidates must keep visiting the official website for the latest developments.
Chandigarh JAC 2020 Application Process to Begin Soon: According to the official notification released by the Joint Admission Committee (JAC) Chandigarh, the 2020 academic session’s registration process will begin once the JEE Main B.Arch results are declared. Candidates must keep visiting the official website www.chdenggadmissions.nic.in for the latest updates.