Binita Jaiswal

Engineering counselling: Demand for IT, CS streams to rise 

“Every year, we have noticed that as counselling starts, representatives of some private engineering colleges reach the doorstep of candidates and offer to help with filling in their choices.

15 hours ago

Engineering general category counselling starts today in Tamil Nadu

He added learning from previous years’ experience, this year many colleges have reduced their seats in these subjects as well. 

27 Sep 2021

After 7.5% quota, panel seeks school dropout database

Also recommends that skills of students be identified at schools

26 Sep 2021

TN healthcare system to face crisis if NEET stays?

AK Rajan panel says test will cause shortage of docs in rural areas 

22 Sep 2021

‘Ask students; don’t trust TNEA data on engineering colleges for admissions’: Experts

According to experts, the performance report and cut-off marks uploaded by Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA) on its website can not be relied upon.

20 Sep 2021

Chaos and confusion will take centre stage in engineering admissions: Expert

Career consultant Jayaprakash Gandhi said 7,513 students scored between 190 and 200 marks this year, compared to 3,445 last year.

19 Sep 2021

Implementing State Education Policy in TN won’t be easy: Academicians

He added that implementation of the State Education Policy will have serious implications on the funding Central agencies provide to institutes in the State.

16 Sep 2021

High scores on engineering rank list a cause for concern

High scores on engg rank list a cause for concern

15 Sep 2021

Competition to be tough for engineering seats this year

According to experts, the cut -off mark is likely to increase by 5 to even 50 marks in various bands this year as the number of top scorers is quite high.

14 Sep 2021

Number of GATE qualifiers doubles in TN, govt plans to widen reach of coaching

According to the State Higher Education Department, the percentage rose to 10.3 per cent in GATE 2020-21 from 4.91 per cent in GATE- 2019-20.

13 Sep 2021

University of Madras to get infectious disease research hub?

The university has given a proposal to the State government seeking funds to set up the centre, and the project is actively being considered by the Higher Education department.

08 Sep 2021

Engineering diploma syllabi get a revamp

Curricula for second year and third year to be changed from this year to boost employability

07 Sep 2021

Anna University allows two colleges to start engineering courses in Tamil

While Erode Sengunthar will offer 60 seats in Mechanical Engineering stream in Tamil medium, Rathinam Technical Campus will teach Computer Science Engineering in the regional language.

03 Sep 2021

Emotions run high on Chennai college campuses

S Priyamani was dressed in her best attire and was beaming with joy as she entered her college campus on Wednesday after a long wait of over an year. 

02 Sep 2021

Fearing third Covid wave, Chennai colleges to prioritise practicals

All set to reopen from September 1, colleges are busy churning up ideas that can help their students make up for lost learning time.

31 Aug 2021