IITs Planning for a SAT Like Entrance Test

IITs are planning for a SAT like entrance test to replace Joint Engineering Entrance Examination (JEE) and AIEEE, the new entrance test will give weightage for class XII marks. IIT Council which held a meeting yesterday had discussed about holding a common entrance test for engineering colleges through out India. However the committe had made … Read moreIITs Planning for a SAT Like Entrance Test

Common Admission Test for All Degree Courses Not a Feasible Option

While it is ideal to have a unified admission test for admission to higher education for all students, it is a great challenge, considering the huge diversity of education systems in the country. The underlying principle for having such a common admission test system is motivated by the principle of inclusion for collaborative excellence rather … Read moreCommon Admission Test for All Degree Courses Not a Feasible Option

Drafting Syllabus a Concern for the Common Medical Entrance Test

Couple of days ago we have written about the proposal made by Medical Council of India (MCI) and Union health ministry to conduct a common medical entrance test for admissions into medical colleges in India. As per the proposal CBSE was asked to conduct the test and MCI will set the syllabus for the common … Read moreDrafting Syllabus a Concern for the Common Medical Entrance Test