Getting into an IIT might get tougher from the 2017 session. The IIT Joint Admission Committee is considering adding a third component – a written section – after the Main and Advanced tests.
This new segment will add another layer of complexity to an already tough examination where every single percentile counts. The board hopes to curtail guess-work by candidates and force them to exhibit their actual grasp of a subject. It will necessitate an overhaul of the evaluation system but the committee is ready to do that if it improves the quality of students. Continue reading
The proposal of the Union ministry of human resource development (MHRD) for a single entrance test for admission to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and National Institutes of Technology (NITs) has been welcomed by educational experts.
With a view to reducing the stress on students, a committee constituted by the MHRD has recently proposed that a single common entrance test be held for IITs and NITs. The committee has also recommended several other changes in the existing entrance examination process of IITs. Continue reading
Gujarat state may come up with new entrance test for professional courses, Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GujCET), moving away from Joint Entrance Test (JEE) which, presently, is compulsory for candidates for admissions in engineering and pharmacy.
Resonance Eduventures: Moulding future professionals
The open space flanking the northbound lane of Mumbai’s Western Express Highway near Bandra is dotted with some of the largest billboards in the country. Amid the bevy of brands, a bright green billboard stands out. It is sponsored by Resonance Eduventures, a nationwide chain of coaching centres that trains aspiring engineers, doctors and lawyers for competitive entrance exams to top Indian colleges, including the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared the much awaited results of JEE Mains 2015 Exam. The results can be seen at the following link: Continue reading
JEE (Advanced) 2015
A Detailed Analysis (Cut-off, Answer Key, Solution and Subject-Wise Discussion) by Resonance
After introducing major changes in IIT Admission Process in 2013, on 24-May-2015 (Sunday) JEE Advanced 2015, stage-2 for IIT Admission Process was conducted. 1.52 Lakh students were selected to appear for this exam, although only 1.22 Lakh students were eligible to sit for exam based on various pre criteria. As earlier IIT-JEE Examinations, JEE (Advanced) 2015 was conducted in two parts (Paper 1 & Paper 2). Paper 1 was conducted from 9 AM to 12 PM and Paper 2 was conducted from 2 PM to 5 PM. Continue reading