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Degree Colleges, Varsities In Odisha To Open From June 1

All Public Universities and Degree Colleges will commence operation from June 1 following completion of summer vacation, informed the State Higher Education Department on Friday.

UGC Offers 83 UG, 40 PG Non-Engg MOOCs In July-2O21 Semester, Check Details

In a major announcement today, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has decided to offer 83 Under Graduate (UG) and 40 Post Graduate (PG) Non-Engineering MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) in the July 2021 semester on its SWAYAM platform.

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SC To Hear On May 31 Plea Seeking Cancellation Of Class 12 Exams Amid Pandemic

The Supreme Court on Friday said it would hear on May 31 a plea seeking directions to cancel Class 12 examinations in the wake of the surge in COVID-19 cases across the country.

BPUT Students To Get 2nd Chance To Clear Exams
BPUT Odd Semester Exams Rescheduled Due To Cyclone, Check New Dates

The Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT) on Monday announced postponement of its scheduled odd semester (Regular/Back) online examinations on account of the cyclone Yaas and its after effects.

Class XII Board Exams In Late July, Class X in August: Mamata

As per the announcement, tests will be held only for the compulsory subjects, while the schools will give marks for the additional subjects based on internal assessment.

JEE-Advanced Examination 2021 Postponed Due To Covid-19 Surge

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)-Advanced scheduled for July 3 has been postponed in view of the COVID-19 situation

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CBSE Class 12 Board Exam: Vaccinate All Students Before Exams, Demands Minister

If health experts clear anti-Covid vaccine jabs for 17.5-year-olds, then all Class 12 students across the country must be vaccinated before the CBSE exams, said Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Sunday.

Class 12 Board Examination: No Decision Yet On Conducting Exams, Suggestions Sought From States
Class 12 Board Examination: No Decision Yet On Conducting Exams, Suggestions Sought From States

The Centre will examine the suggestions received from the various state governments this week and convey further information in this regard to the students by or before June 1, the Education Ministry said.

UPSC Aspirants Demand Extra Chance In Civil Services Exam, Move Supreme Court

A writ petition has been filed in the Supreme Court by a group of 28 civil service aspirants seeking an extra attempt in 2021.

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Class 12 Board Exam: Odisha Govt To Take Decision On Centre's Proposals After Cyclone Yaas

Odisha government will take decision on conducting +2 exams after the impending cyclone, informed Odisha School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash on Sunday.

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Odisha Plus II Students Demand Formal Announcement Ahead Of Centre’s Crucial Meet On Exams

A decision on the timing and modalities to conduct the exam will be taken in a high-level virtual meeting with Education Ministers, Education Secretaries and Chairpersons of State Examination Boards and all stakeholders of the states and Union Territories (UT) tomorrow (May 23).

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Decision On Class 12 Board Exams, Entrance Tests On May 23, Here's Detail

To reduce uncertainty among students, the Central government will take a decision on Sunday over proposals for the conduct of exams for Class 12th and entrance examinations for professional courses.

IIT Bhubaneswar Completes Semester Examination For 2020-21 During Pandemic
IIT Bhubaneswar Completes Semester Examination For 2020-21 During Pandemic

The first year students examination will take a month and half more due to late admission and late starting of the semester across all the IIT's across the country. The spring end semester examinations of 2020-21 has been completed for all students on May 15.

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Khallikote Cluster University To Lose Status, Govt Begins Merger With Berhampur University

The fate of the Khallikote Cluster University has been sealed after the Odisha Government began process for amalgamating it with the Berhampur University on Tuesday.

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COVID-19: CBSE Extends Deadline Till June 30 For Schools To Tabulate Marks For Class 10

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Tuesday extended the deadline up to June 30 for schools to tabulate class 10 marks and submit it to the board, according to officials.