Engineering course applicants cross 1.17 lakh in 10 days of opening admissions in Tamil Nadu

Experts said it is expected that the application figure will cross 3 lakh this year. Last year, only 2.5 lakh students had applied for the engineering counselling.

published on : 16th May 2023

Parents in Odisha allege irregularities in RTE admissions

While those allotted seats in private schools are being allegedly denied admission by the schools’ managements, some have been given seats that do not even exist.

published on : 22nd April 2023

Digital University Kerala opens admissions for PG, PhD programmes

The PG programmes include MTech, MSc and MBA. Applications can be submitted online. The last date for submitting applications is June 10.

published on : 17th April 2023

RTE admissions to private schools go up in Odisha

The first round of lottery and school allotment to eligible students was done on March 23 and 24 and they were admitted to the institutions from March 27 to April 6.

published on : 12th April 2023

Telangana High Court upholds single judge order on PhD admission

Sri Lakshmi then filed a writ petition, and a single judge determined that she was eligible for the program. 

published on : 9th April 2023

Telangana: Fee review of private colleges under way

The managements of concerned colleges in the state are required to submit relevant financial data for the last financial year along with audited financial statements for the years 2021-22 and 2022-23.

published on : 2nd April 2023

Class I: Minimum age for admission to remain 5 years in Kerala

Sivankutty says it’s not possible to ‘scuttle’ the existing system where a child progresses from LKG and UKG and gets admitted to Class I at the age of five

published on : 30th March 2023

Avail 25 per cent free admission in private schools: DEO to parents

Addressing a press conference held at her office on Friday, she said that they have directed the private unaided school to strictly implement the Right to Free Education Act from this academic year. 

published on : 25th March 2023

Schools harassing EWS applicants in admission process to be penalised

Education Minister Atishi gave strict directions to officials that private schools should not be allowed to act arbitrarily.

published on : 22nd March 2023

NEET OMR 'tampering': Madras HC cancels third-year student's MBBS admission

However, the report of the central forensic sciences laboratory (CFSL) in Chandigarh ruled out any tampering and said the signatures found in the exam attendance record and OMR sheet were the same.

published on : 4th March 2023

'Why further assessment after awarding marks': Delhi HC questions Jamia's PhD admission process

University has explained that these assessments are not made public so as to prevent prejudice against candidates who apply to other centres.

published on : 15th January 2023

Noida: Aspiring doctor loses Rs 14 lakh to MBBS admission fraud, cops launch probe

Darshika claimed she took the NEET exam in 2022 and was searching for colleges when she got a phone call last year from a person who assured her of getting an MBBS admission.

published on : 4th January 2023

Cancelled admissions in Telangana: Students stage protest, demand seats in other colleges

They demanded that health University authorities implement the NMC orders and accommodate them in colleges where there are seats available.

published on : 7th June 2022

Students who block seats must join college: Hyderabad High Court

The fundamental rights of aspiring candidates would be affected if the admission seats were blocked by other candidates who later opted not to join, the Court observed. 

published on : 27th April 2018

Bengaluru: School admissions open! Young parents rush to therapists

They are reporting stress and anxiety over choosing the right school. Some are close to having a nervous breakdown.

published on : 4th February 2018

Medical college admission scam: Congress lauds CJI Dipak Misra for taking principled stand in Justice Shukla case

The Allahabad High Court judge has been found guilty of misconduct by an internal probe into a medical college admission scam.

published on : 1st February 2018

Cracks in Supreme Court appeared in November

IT all started in November 2017, when Chief Justice Dipak Misra overrode a judicial order passed by Justice J Chelameswar’s in an alleged medical admission scam involving the judiciary.

published on : 13th January 2018

Veterinary colleges to admit 15 percent seats on NEET merit: Centre

The Veterinary Council of India (VCI) will use the merit list of 2017 NEET for allocating 15 per cent all-India quota seats to recognised colleges for bachelor degrees in 2017-18, the Centre said.

published on : 11th September 2017

Protests over Anitha’s death continue in Chennai, 340 detained  

Protests continued over suicide of medical aspirant Anitha of Ariyalur district, all through Sunday at various locations in the city.

published on : 4th September 2017

Anitha had a dream, a poor Dalit village girl who would become a doctor — but it died with her

She scored 1,176/1,200 in Class 12, but S Anitha, daughter of a Dalit labourer from backward Ariyalur in Tamil Nadu, didn’t score high in NEET. Missing a medical seat, she killed herself on Friday.

published on : 1st September 2017
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