Tag: Btech

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Sanitary napkin made from banana fiber that can be reused for 120 times launched

New Delhi: An IIT Delhi-incubated startup has come up with first-of-its kind reusable sanitary napkins made from composite banana fiber, which can last up to two years and can be reused around 120 times. The napkins developed by “Sanfe” with assistance from IIT Delhi professors, have been priced at Rs 199 for two. The team […]

IDBI Recruitment 2019: Eligible candidates apply, salary up to Rs 45,950; check details

IDBI Bank has released recruitment notification for the current year. IDBI Bank has invited applications to fill up the vacancies of 120 Specialist Cadre Officer posts. The aspirants need to apply for the posts before the last date, i.e. May 30, 2019. The interested applicants need to follow the prescribed formats. Candidates are required to […]

Odisha private engineering colleges seek quota hike for students of other states

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Private Engineering College Association (OPECA) has once again raked up the issue of large vacancies dogging several colleges in the State at the policy planning body meeting of technical education held on Monday and urged the State government to opt out of JEE (Main) and increase the quota for other-State students. “At the […]

2nd OJEE results to be out today

Bhubaneswar: The results of second Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) which was conducted on Thursday will be announced today. Choice filling will be held on August 12 and the final list will be out on August 13. Students will report to respective institutes in the next day, OJEE chairman Tusar Nath had informed earlier. As […]

Nearly 7,000 students enrol for second OJEE

Bhubaneswar: In what is being said as the last option to fill up large scale vacancies in engineering streams, as many as 6,921 students have enrolled for the second Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE). OJEE chairman Tushar Kumar Nath informed that 5,766 students have applied for the test for admissions into B-Tech, 905 students for […]

B.Tech seats increased at IIT-Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Intake for the B.Tech course at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhubaneswar, has been increased to 350 this year from 260 in 2016, informed the institute’s director RV Rajkumar on Wednesday. Initially, the number of seats for B.Tech course at the institute was 180 in 2015. The director added intake for the Ph.D is […]

Engineering counselling for OJEE qualifiers begins today

Bhubaneswar: OJEE B Tech counselling begins today for which students can register as per their rank in the JEE Main exam. The engineering counselling begins at 11 am today. This year 42,000 students had appeared for the exam. For the counselling today, students who qualified JEE Main exam can get registration done and lock choices […]

Odisha to follow AICTE guidelines for BTech admissions

Bhubaneswar: The engineering admission rules in Odisha was changed after premier local news channel OTV exposed the violation of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) guidelines in the admission process. Now the admission into BTech course will be done on the basis of AICTE guidelines. Employment And Technical Education & Training Department has apprised […]

BTech lateral entry: HC extends deadline

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court has ordered extension of deadline for choice locking in lateral entry admissions into B-Tech courses. Consequently, the High Court has granted permission for further choice locking. Moreover, the court has ordered the authorities of Employment and Technical Education and Training department and OJJE to wrap up the whole process within […]

Dilemma continues over criterion for BTech admissions

Bhubaneswar: The dilemma over choosing between Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) and national JEE Main exam scores for admissions into next year’s BTech stream, has intensified once again. While Odisha Private Engineering College Association (OPECA) continues to vehemently support the OJEE, the State government has said that since the matter is sub-judice, decision can be […]