Felicitating the NEET topper Akanksha Singh, Uttar Pradesh CM said he will request the National Testing Agency to declare the Kushinagar girl as a joint topper. CM Yogi also gifted her a tablet and promised to bear all her educational expenses. Odisha’s Soyeb Aftab who scored full marks was declared the NEET topper and though Akanksha managed to score full marks, she was ranked second as she was younger than Soyeb.
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on October 22 announced that the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Mains will be held in various regional languages from 2021. He said that the decision is in coherence with the New Education Policy 2020. He also thanked PM Narendra Modi for instilling such idea. Currently, JEE Mains is held… read-more
Courtesy: The Indian Express
The NTA has termed the news on errors in scorecard of Rajasthan boy being the ST topper in NEET 2020 as “fake, fabricated and one-sided.” Earlier, it was reported that the boy was declared 'fail' but received 650 marks on re-evaluation. NTA further added that all genuine grievances shall be taken into account but the fake and 'fabricated' ones, including any manipulations in the OMR sheet, shall suffer legal action.
Courtesy: The Indian Express
In a progressive step, abiding by Defence Ministry’s directive, Gujarat’s only Sainik School in Balachadi, Jamnagar will offer admission to girls in Class-VI for the upcoming academic year. While 10% of the strength will be earmarked for female candidates, authorities will also provide hostel facilities. Apart from the academics, Military training will also be given to the girls. Reportedly, admission formalities have begun and NTA will… read-more
A 17-year-old boy from Rajasthan who had earlier secured 329 marks in NEET, after a re-verification, received 650 marks, making him the topper in Scheduled Tribe (ST) category. Mridul Rawat had contested his results as he observed that his marks, as self-assessed through answer key, were way higher than the declared marks. He had also expressed his concerns through a tweet. The NTA, later re-evaluated the score and issued an amended mark… read-more
Courtesy: Times Now
In the recently declared NEET results, twin sons of a shop-owner in Baramulla, Jammu and Kashmir have cleared the examination with good score. Residents of Batpora village, Gowhar Bashir and Shakir Bashir scored 657 and 651 marks respectively in the 720-mark medical-entrance test. Bashir Ahmad, father of the twins, said though he earned less from his shop, he supported his children by doing extra jobs along with his wife.
The law entrance exams, All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) and Common Law Admission Test (CLAT), are scheduled to be held on September 26 and 28 respectively. The National Testing Agency stated that the AILET exam for admissions at National Law University, Delhi will be conducted from 11 am to 12.30 pm. CLAT, for securing admissions to other law universities, will be conducted from 2 pm to 4 pm.
According to a senior official at the National Testing Agency (NTA), NEET results will be announced by October 12. The agency will be releasing a provisional answer key for the candidates by September 28, which requires application ID and password for downlading. The students can check both the results and the answer key from their official website ntaneet.nic.in. The final answer key… read-more
According to the National Testing Agency (NTA), admissions at AIIMS and JIPMER will be done based on the NEET score. This year 85-90% of the students appeared for the NEET 2020, held on September 13. Reportedly, a total of 15.9 lakh candidates registered for the exam. All the aspirants who have tested positive for COVID-19, will get another opportunity and the dates will be announced later.
Courtesy: The Times of India
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Mains 2020 results have been declared on September 11 by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The agency announced results of over 8.58 lakh students from 660 exam centres, out of which 24 students have scored 100 percentile. The top 2.45 lakh students will proceed to the JEE-Advanced exam to secure admission in the 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). The results can be accessed from '… read-more
Courtesy: Zee News