|IUCAA NCRA Admission Test (INAT-2014)|
, Aug 22: Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA), Pune and Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (NCRA-TIFR), Pune will be conducting IUCAA NCRA Admission Test (INAT-2014) to select candidates for a research scholarship towards a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) at either IUCAA or NCRA-TIFR.
INAT will be held on December 18, 2014.
How to Apply:
The application process is a two-step thing. Candidates must first register by entering their name and valid e-mail address in the appropriate registration boxes below. An online ID number and a password will be automatically sent to the candidates' e-mail address, both of these must be entered in order to fill out the Online Application Form. The Application Form also requires the names and e-mail addresses of two referees. When the form is submitted, e-mails will be automatically sent to the two referees, requesting them to fill and submit the Online Confidential Assessment Form. The candidates should inform their referees about the Assessment Form. Note that each applicant must submit his/her Application Form before the referee fills the Assessment Form. Please e-mail The Co-ordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org in case of any problems with the online forms.
Last date of submission of the application form: September 22, 2014.
Last date for online submission of assessment forms: September 30, 2014.
Date of INAT: December 18, 2014.
Candidates should have completed M.Sc., Integrated M.Sc. or B.E./B.Tech./M.E./M.Tech degrees by August with 55 per cent marks or more.
In addition, talented final-year B.Sc, 1st year M.Sc, 4th year integrated M.Sc and 2nd/3rd year B.E/B.Tech students may also apply to be pre-selected for a research scholarship towards a Ph.D. at IUCAA for Physics, or Astronomy and Astrophysics.
Students in any branch of the B.E, B.Tech, M.E or M.Tech degrees, or in the Physics, Electronics, Astronomy or Applied Mathematics branches of the B.Sc. or M.Sc. degrees are also eligible to apply.
Paper Pattern for INAT 2014:
The question paper will be divided into two parts.
First part contains twenty objective-type questions on basic Mathematics, Physics and Electronics.
Second part contains another twenty objective-type questions from Advanced Physics, Mathematics and Electronics/Engineering.
For each question, candidates have to identify and mark the correct answer from the given four answers.
For a correct answer, the candidate is awarded +3 (plus three) marks, and for a wrong answer, there will be -1 (minus one) mark.
The written examination duration will be of two hours.
The final selection is based on the scores in the written test and interviews.
|(IIM), Calcutta announces admission for PGP and PGDM courses|
, Aug 22: The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta finally announced admissions for the 2015-17 batch of the Postgraduate Programme in Management and Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGP & PGDM). The Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIMC) was established as the first national institute for post-graduate studies and research in management by the government of India in November 1961 in collaboration with Alfred P. Sloan School of Management (MIT), the government of West Bengal, the Ford Foundation and Indian industry.
Over the past four decades, IIM Calcutta has blossomed into one of Asia's finest business schools. Its strong ties to the business community makes it an effective tool to promote professional management practices in Indian organisations. There is a two-step process, which is used for short-listing the candidates.
The candidates have to face a personal interview and a written ability test (WAT) and the final submission would be on the basis of the cumulative scores obtained in the several parameters assigned by the B-School. Compared to last year, the CAT cutoff percentile has reduced. The CAT 2013 cutoff for general category was 95 percentile and above. For CAT 2014, the overall cutoff for general category is 90 percentile and above. However, the rest of the criteria are similar to last year.
As per the B-School, "The final selection list will be based on the merit list generated as per the mentioned weightage assigned in each category. Minimum qualification in accordance with the above mentioned criteria would not automatically help a candidate qualify for admission into IIM Calcutta."
|ICAI IPCC May/June 2014 exam results are announced |
, Aug 22: The Institute of Chartered Accountant of India (ICAI) results for their Integrated Professional Competence Course (IPCC) has been announced. The result will include the name of the candidates who grab the all-India top 50 ranks in the examination.
The Chartered Accountants Intermediate (IPC) examination were conducted in the months of May and June. The Intermediate (IPC) and Final examinations will be held from November 7 to November 21 provided that sufficient number of candidates offers themselves to appear from each centre.
|(CTET)- Sept 2014 admit cards will be released today|
, Aug 22: Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET)- Sept 2014 admit cards showing the particulars along with the photograph & signature of the candidates will be released tomorrow i.e August 22, 2014 notified Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the conducting body.
The candidates may visit CTET website to download their Admit Cards. In case of any discrepancy/visibility or mismatch in particulars and photograph/signatures vis-Ã -vis particulars stated on the confirmation page, the candidates may contact the CTET Unit for correction latest by September 09, 2014 along with the copy of their confirmation page. Thereafter no request for correction in particulars will be entertained as per CTET-SEPT 2014 Information Bulletin.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Delhi will conduct Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) for determining a candidate's eligibility for appointment as a teacher for classes I to VIII on September, 21, 2014 (Sunday).
CTET shall apply to schools of NCT of Delhi, Central Government (KVS, NVS, Tibetan Schools, etc) and schools under the administrative control of Union Territories. CTET may also apply to other institutions like unaided private schools and other state government schools, if they exercise the option of considering the CTET.
|counseling process for admissions in medical courses would commence in AP and Telangana on August 27.|
, Aug 22:
AP Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas said the counseling process for admissions to undergraduate medical courses would commence in AP and Telangana on August 27.
Speaking to presspersons here on Tuesday, he said Dr NTR University of Health Sciences would issue the notification on Wednesday. With the Medical Council of India deadline for commencing the MBBS classes on September 1, he exuded confidence that the first phase of counseling would finish by August 31 and classes would begin as per MCI schedule on September 1.
Meanwhile, the officials of the University would hold another round of meeting on Wednesday with both Telangana and AP governments before issuing the notification. There are about 5,600 MBBS seats available for medical aspirants in both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.