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NCERT To Revise Curriculum Framework

New Delhi: The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) is planning to review the 14-year-old National Curriculum Framework (NCF) in accordance with a new national education policy (NEP) and set up a committee for the purpose. According to NCERT Director Hrushikesh Senapaty, the council is going to announce a committee by the end […]

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IIIT Council nod to relaxations on students' lateral moves

New Delhi: Students of the Indian Institutes of Information Technology(IIITs) will be allowed to join integrated M. Tech and MBA at other IIITs, subject to fulfillment of minimum criteria. The twenty IIITs are partially supported by the government and are required to become self-sufficient in a short span of time. The IIIT Council also approved […]

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CBSE Plans Big For Students, Schools Get Direction

Bhubaneswar: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has undertaken a slew of measures for improvement of education in all its affiliated schools. As per official sources, the Board has prepared 10 handbooks/ manuals on various innovative and qualitative measures during 2018-19 and 2019-20 academic sessions. In a circular, the Board has asked Principals of all […]

PG Medical Final Exam: MCI Planning New Eligibility Criteria

New Delhi: All postgraduate medical students will have to serve in district hospitals for at least three months in order to be eligible to appear in the final exam, a Board of Governors (BoG), vested with the powers of the Medical Council of India (MCI), has proposed. Currently, students pursuing undergraduate medical courses are attached […]

Sainik Schools Open Doors For Girl Students

New Delhi: All-boys Sainik Schools will soon have girl students as Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday approved a proposal for admissions of girls from 2021-22 academic session in a phased manner. The decision has been taken following the success of the pilot project started by the Ministry of Defence for admission of girl […]

Karnataka Students Made To Wear Cartons To Avoid Copying

Bengaluru: About 50 students of a pre-university college in Karnataka were forced to wear cartons to avoid copying in exams, an official said on Saturday. “A notice has been issued to Bhagat Pre-University College seeking explanation for forcing its students wear cardboard boxes (cartons) while writing exams to prevent them from copying,” a Haveri district […]

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AIIMS Postpones INI CET PG 2021 Entrance Exam, Here's Details

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: The All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) has postponed the INI CET PG exam 2021 in view of the surge in Covid-19 cases across the country. The…

CBSE Releases New Notice On 'Date Extension' For These Class 10, 12 Students

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has extended the dates for ‘Online applications’ from eligible students who have passed Class X Examination 2019 from the CBSE affiliated Schools for the Scholarship Schemes mentioned below. CBSE Merit Scholarship Scheme for Single Girl Child for + 2 studies – 2019. AND… Renewal of Online applications of […]

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CBSE Issues New Advisory On Class 10, 12 Syllabus

Amid the reports that the Class 10 and Class 12 Board exams would be based on the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) textbooks, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has clarified that the board examinations would be based on syllabus given by the Board only. The Board has released a circular […]

CBSE Initiative To Help Students Make Right Career Choices

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the National Council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT) have come up with an online aptitude test for the students of class 9 and 10 to help them make right career choices. The new initiative of CBSE and NCERT has been named as ‘Tamanna’ (Try And Measure […]

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HRD Lays Down 6-Point Roadmap For Implementation Of New NEP, To Conduct Review In 2030

New Delhi: The HRD Ministry, which is in process of giving final shape to the new National Education Policy (NEP), has laid down a six-point roadmap for its implementation and decided to conduct a comprehensive review of the implementation status in 2030. After some state governments and stakeholders raised concerns about the NEP draft, saying […]

State Education Boards To Be Regulated By National Body: Draft NEP

New Delhi: The government’s draft National Education Policy (NEP) has proposed a central regulator for all school boards, meaning the state education boards will be regulated by a national body headed by the Union human resources development minister. So far, the Centre has had no supervision over any board except the Central Board of Secondary […]

CBSE Scholarship Date Extension Release Update, Last Date To Apply

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Here comes the deadline alert for eligible students who have passed Class X Examination 2019 from the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) affiliated Schools for Scholarship Schemes. The Board had earlier extended the CBSE Merit Scholarship Scheme for Single Girl Child for + 2 studies – 2019. AND… Renewal of Online applications of CBSE Merit Scholarship […]

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CBSE New Circular All About 'Mathematics' Challenge

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: In a bit to enhance students mathematical skills, the Central Board of Secondary Education has released a new circular for the Heads of all Institutions affiliated to it on ‘Āryabhaṭa Ganit Challenge’. “The ability to reason logically and present arguments in honest and convincing ways is a skill that is becoming increasingly important […]

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CBSE Exams 2020: Board Gives Last Chance To Schools And Class 10, 12 Students

New Delhi: While the last date for submission of the List of Candidates (LOC) for 2020 examination for both class 10 and class 12 has already ended, acting on requests made by many schools for correction in data, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has given another chance to the schools in this regard. […]