Here is a cursory view of the path-breaking news in the field of education from the last week. Grab your pen and notepad and get started:
TN Supplementary Examination for Final Year Engineering Students to Begin from 17 November 2020: The state of Tamil Nadu, after thorough consultation with the State Disaster Management Authority, has released an official notification regarding the conduction of the supplementary or backlog examination for the various final year engineering students. The examination will commence from 17 November 2020 and will continue till 21 November 2020.
MCC Extends the Deadline for Reporting of Shortlisted Candidates for NEET-UG 2020 Counselling: The urgent notification released by MCC reads that candidates who are shortlisted for NEET-UG 2020 Counselling can now report to the designated reporting venue till 14 November 2020. Earlier, the last date for reporting was 12 November 2020.
IPU CET 2020 Counselling Dates for B. Tech Program Released: As per the latest report, IP University has released the official schedule for the counselling of the B.Tech course offered by the varsity. Candidates who have qualified the IPU Common Entrance Test, or IPU CET 2020, conducted by the University are eligible to participate in the online counselling process.
ICAI Provides an ‘Opt-Out’ Option for CA November 2020 Cycle Examination: ICAI has introduced a facility called the ‘opt-out,’ under which candidates will be able to carry forward their candidature to the next cycle of examination slated for the end of January 2021 or the beginning of February 2021.
Odisha NEET-UG Counselling 2020 Begins: Candidates who qualified the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Examination for Medical, i.e., NEET-UG 2020 and want to participate in the Odisha NEET-UG Counselling must visit the official website – ojee.nic.in to register before 18 November 2020.
Pending JRF, SRF Fellowships to be Reimbursed this Week, says UGC: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has issued a statement stating that all pending fellowships for Junior Research Fellows (JRF) and Senior Research Fellows (SRF) will be reimbursed within a week. The urgency in action was due to news of the suicide of a student from LSR, which surfaced last week.
TS PGECET 2020 Registrations for Counselling Begins: Candidates who have qualified the Telangana State Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (TS PGECET) must visit the official website – pgecet.tsche.ac.in to register before the prescribed deadline. Candidates who have qualified the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) for the current academic session will also be eligible to register for counselling.
UP NEET-UG Counselling 2020 State Merit List for the First Phase Released: The Directorate General of Medical Education and Training Uttar Pradesh has released the consolidated merit list for the UP NEET-UG first phase of counselling on 9 November 2020. Candidates who are registered for e-counselling must visit the official website – upneet.gov.in to view the merit list.
MP NEET-UG 2020 Counselling First Merit List Declared: The Department of Medical Education Madhya Pradesh has released MP NEET-UG 2020 first merit list of candidates who are selected for the seat allotment procedure. Candidates who qualified the NEET-UG 2020 must visit the official website – dme.mponline.gov.in to view the results.
SPPU Declares the UG Final Year Result for BE, BA, B.Com and B.Sc. Courses: Pune University has released the result for the BE, BA, B.Com, and B.Sc courses. The candidates who appeared for the semester-end examination in an online mode can now visit the official website – unipune.ac.in, to view the result.
Registration for Round Four of JAC Delhi Counselling 2020 Started: The Joint Admission Counselling Committee, or JAC, Delhi, has commenced JAC Delhi 2020 registrations for round four. Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria can apply for the same by visiting the official website – jacdelhi.nic.in and entering the required credentials.
West Bengal JECA and JELET Examinations Cancelled Due to COVID-19 Pandemic: The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) has announced the cancellation of the WB JECA and JELET entrance examinations for the current academic year. The alternative selection method will be listed on the official website soon.
Telangana State Class 10 and 12 Examinations Postponed till May 2021: The Telangana State Education Board has decided to postpone the Class 10 (SSC) and Class 12 (Inter) examination for 2021. The Telangana state class 10 exams, which is conducted by the Telangana State Board of Secondary Education (BSET), while the Class 12 or Inter exams, conducted by the Telangana State Board of Intermediate Education (TSBIE), unanimously decided to postpone the Board examinations to May 2021 and April 2021 respectively.