12 Entrance Exams other than CAT that MBA Aspirants Should Apply for

12 Entrance Exams other than CAT that MBA Aspirants Should Apply for

Many of us have heard our peers using a phrase like, “I have decided to pursue MBA because I know it can get me a well-paid job and flourishing career.” But very few of us rationally decide whether doing MBA will actually prove to be beneficial or not? Also, if I have made up my mind to study MBA, which entrance exam should I prepare for, so that I get admission in some of the most famous MBA colleges in India? The first and foremost thing is to understand relevance…

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Super 30 founder on KBC hotseat with Amitabh Bachchan on Friday

Super 30 founder on KBC hotseat with Amitabh Bachchan on Friday

Super 30 founder Anand Kumar will play the role of a student before Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan in the upcoming episode of ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ season nine, to be telecast on Sony TV at 9 pm on Friday. The recording of the episode was completed a few days ago. Anand was invited as a special guest and he ended up winning Rs 25 lakh on the hot seat. He answered seven questions, and was assisted a couple of times by IIT student Anup Kumar in the audience gallery. Anand was…

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JKBOSE 12th biannual Kashmir result 2017 declared, check it here

JKBOSE 12th biannual Kashmir result 2017 declared, check it here

Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) has declared the results of Class 12th biannual 2017 (Kashmir Div) examination on its official website. Steps to check the results: 1) Go to the official website of JKBOSE 2) Click on any one of the links for ‘Class 12th Bi-Annual 2017 ( Kashmir Div )’ given as Location 1 or Location 2. 3) Key in your roll number or name and click on submit 4) The result will be displayed on the screen 5) Take a print-out   Candidates may have to wait and try again…

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SSC CGL answer key Tier 1 exam 2017 released, check and raise objections now

SSC CGL answer key Tier 1 exam 2017 released, check and raise objections now

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) on Thursday issued the tentative answer key of Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier 1 examination, 2017. Candidates can check the answer key and raise objections until 5pm on September 12. Steps to check the SSC CGL Tier 1 answer key: 1) Visit SSC’s the official website 2) Click on link for ‘Answer key’ in the top navigation bar of the home page” 3) Click on link for ‘Tentative answer key for SSC CGL Tier 1 exam’ 4) Click on click here to go to the login page 5) Login using their same…

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Javadekar directs Navodaya Vidyalayas to go solar

Javadekar directs Navodaya Vidyalayas to go solar

New Delhi Human resource development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday directed the government-run Navodaya Vidyalayas to adopt solar energy and to ensure that future buildings benefit from solar power and water harvesting. Addressing the 35th meeting of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS), the minister said rainwater and solar energy harvesting should form part of the proposals for new building plans. He also directed that these schools “explore the possibility of having water harvesting facilities and biogas plants in existing campuses”, a statement from the ministry said. Javadekar applauded the students on…

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How to prepare Biology for NEET

How to prepare Biology for NEET

In every pre-medical examination, Biology, being the maximum marks carrying section, can assure guaranteed rank if candidates prepare this subject well. Most of the questions of NEET Biology are based on the basic concepts of NCERT. Both Botany and Zoology carries equal marks in the NEET Exam so aspirants should give equal attention to them while preparing for the exam. The previous year’s NEET question paper analysis says that the difficulty level of the paper has increased due to the increase in competition. Therefore medical aspirants should have a good command…

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No proposal to stop funding to women’s study centres: UGC

No proposal to stop funding to women’s study centres: UGC

New Delhi The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Thursday said there was no proposal to stop funding to women’s study centres. The Indian Association for Women’s Studies (IAWS) had on Wednesday expressed concern over the future of 167 women’s study centres in universities and colleges across the country following a UGC notice that makes funding for them after September 30 “uncertain”. “There is no such proposal to cut or stop support to women study centres being funded by the UGC,” the commission’s secretary, P K Thakur, said. The UGC notice issued…

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Special programmes for education of ST students

Special programmes for education of ST students

Minister for Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes A.K. Balan has said that special programmes will be implemented to raise the standard of education among Scheduled Tribe students. He was speaking at the inauguration of an education programme under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan in Kuttampuzha on Saturday, said a press release here. Ten ‘Ooru Vidya Kendras’ would be started in Kuttampzuha and Vengoor panchayats, the press release added. “A hundred common study places will be arranged this year to improve the standard of education of the students,” the Minister…

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40% reservation for girls at planned schools, institutes for minorities: Naqvi

40% reservation for girls at planned schools, institutes for minorities: Naqvi

The government has decided to proffer 40% reservation for girls at 100 Navodaya-type schools and five higher education institutes it plans to set up for minority community students, Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said. The minister of state for minority affairs said the government was mulling to open the 100 Navodaya-type schools in minority concentrated areas of the country. “We want to empower the communities with dignity and, therefore, are focusing on the education sector… This (reservation) is to ensure they complete their education,” he told PTI. A high-level…

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No NEET-like single entrance exam next year for engineering

No NEET-like single entrance exam next year for engineering

The human resource development (HRD) ministry has decided against conducting a single entrance exam for engineering from next year and states will continue with their own examinations. HRD minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday told HT that a committee formed by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) will submit a report on whether the single entrance exam will be conducted some time in the future. “The issue of single entrance exam is still pending and a committee will submit its recommendations. But no changes will be made next year…

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