A run-through of the noteworthy news from the field of education. All that happened last week. Do not forget to take note:
Uttar Pradesh Receives Green Signal for Conducting UPTET Exam: According to the latest report, the exam will be scheduled to be conducted in February 2021. A detailed and revised notification will be released shortly on the official website. Aspirants are advised t keep checking the official website for the latest developments.
UPSC IFS 2020 DAF-I 2020 (Main) Exam Forms Released: The Union Public Service Commission has released an official notification regarding the Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination, 2020 (DAF-I) on 16 November 2020. Candidates who are interested and are eligible to fill the application form must visit the official website – upsc.gov.in before 27 November 2020.
DU PG Admissions 2020; First Admission List Declared on 18 November: The first admission list for the admission into 56 postgraduate courses under University of Delhi has been announced on 18 November 2020. Candidates must visit the official website – du.ac.in to view the admission list. The admission list for the rest of the courses will be released on 25 November 2020.
WB NEET-UG 2020 Counselling First Seat Allotment Result Declared: The Directorate of Medical Education, West Bengal, has declared the WB NEET-UG 2020 Counselling First Seat Allotment Result on its official website – wbmcc.nic.in. Document verification and other admission formalities are to be completed by 18 November 2020. Once verification is done, the candidates will be given the option of payment of fees for the confirmation of admission.
TN Rank List for NEET-UG 2020 Admission Under 7.5% Quota Released: The Directorate of Medical Education (DME), Tamil Nadu, has released the Rank List for the MBBS and BDS Admission for the 2020-21 academic session into the government-funded medical colleges of the state. The candidates can access the call letters for the Tamil Nadu MBBS and BDS counselling by visiting the official website – tnhealth.tn.gov.in by the candidates.
CTET 2020 Examination Centre Change Deadline Extended till 26 November 2020: The deadline for changing the examination venue for CTET 2020 has been further extended till 26 November 2020. The examination is scheduled for 31 January 2021 owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. CBSE has added new examination venues to accommodate the candidates in their nearest possible places.
AMU 2020 Provisional Answer Keys Released: Aligarh Muslim University, popularly known by the acronym AMU has started releasing the provisional answer keys for departmental test courses and admission test courses. The candidates who appeared for the admission tests and departmental tests must visit the official website – amucontrollerexams.com to view the answer keys.
KEAM Eligibility Criteria Revised for B.Arch Course: The Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examination, Kerala has amended the eligibility criteria for the professional course of Bachelors in Architecture or B.Arch. Earlier, the eligibility criteria in terms of academic qualification required the student to pass Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, scoring at least 50 per cent marks in aggregate. But as per the new criteria, a candidate needs to pass the qualifying examination to be able to sit for the KEAM examination for the next academic year.
NEET-UG 2020 Counselling Registrations for Round Two Started: The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) has started the registration for the second round of NEET-UG 2020 Counselling. Due to the addition of seats under Wards of Insured Persons (IP Quota) in the matrix, the counselling was delayed by two days. Hence, candidates who wish to register for round 2 counselling of NEET can visit the official website – mcc.ac.in to do so.
INI CET 2021 Examination Result to be Declared on 27 November 2020: As per the official notification, the INI CET 2021 result will be declared on 27 November 2020. Candidates who appeared for the examination must visit the official website –aiimsexams.org to view the result, once it is declared.
Delhi University Releases List of Vacant Seats in Various Colleges After 5th Cut-Off: Delhi University has released a consolidated list of vacant seats left in colleges for various courses. The list is released for multiple undergraduate programs. Candidates who had registered for the admission under Delhi University undergraduate programmes must visit the official website – du.ac.in to view the merit list.
GCET 2021 Official Schedule Released: The Government of Goa, Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), has released the official schedule for the Goa Common Entrance Test or GCET 2021. Interested candidates must visit the official website – dte.goa.gov.in to view the official schedule. The entrance examination will be conducted to admit students to professional courses like B.E and B.Pharm.
GATE 2021 Correction Facility Reopens; Make Changes Before 23 November 2020: Indian Institute of Technology or IIT Bombay, the conducting body of the GATE 2021 examination, has restarted the application form correction facility. Earlier, the facility was closed down on 13 November 2020, but the correction window has been reopened till 23 November 2020. Candidates who still haven’t made the necessary corrections must avail the facility by visiting gate.iitb.ac.in before the deadline.