Saturday, 26 November, 2022

Topic: CUET

From daily wager to academic chaos in Bihar to JNU via CUET, a student’s journey

Like 22-yr-old Adarsh Kumar, hundreds of students from Bihar's Magadh University remain without a degree even 5 yrs later. Kumar, has now taken the CUET route to study at JNU in Delhi.

CUET prioritises learning by rote, skimming texts. Knowledge cannot be just skin-deep

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After slight delay, CUET-UG results out. Participating universities to prepare merit lists

The results, which were to be cleared at 10 pm Thursday, were delayed by a few hours owing to a huge database. NTA said the universities will decide their own counselling procedure.

CUET-UG 2022 results at 10 pm on 15 Sept, candidates can download scorecard from official site

The National Testing Agency conducted the first-ever common entrance test to the country’s central universities in July and August this year.

Over 6 lakh applicants for 70,000 seats – Delhi University launches its admission portal

Admissions to all central colleges, including the Delhi University, are taking place through the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) this year.

‘Merger of NEET, JEE with CUET is an idea we are floating, but no decision yet’, says UGC chief

Jagadesh Kumar's comments came days after Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said there are no plans to merge JEE & NEET with the Common University Entrance Test for next two years.

CUET aspirants claim admit cards mention past dates for exam, students raise concern

The National Testing Agency, which is responsible for conducting the exam, has appealed to the candidates not to panic & stick to the dates announced.

CUET delay will push UG admissions by 2 months, could mean heavier course load, professors say

The second phase of the nationwide CUET, scheduled to conclude on 10 August, has been pushed back to 28 August owing to technical glitches at several exam centres.

‘No show by officials, software not installed’: Centres hit by CUET cancellation blame NTA

Test for undergraduate admissions was cancelled multiple times at hundreds of centres in past week. Conducting body NTA says 'each case being examined individually'.

NEET, CUET, JEE can’t be held so casually. Students need proper centres, online access

Campus Voice is an initiative by ThePrint where young Indians get an opportunity to express their opinions on a prevalent issue.

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A general view of the opening ceremony of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, February 17, 2022. Mast Irham/Pool via REUTERS

G20 presidency is India’s chance to fix power imbalances in artificial intelligence adoption

Without considering AI challenges across the world, equitably reaping its benefits will remain inadequate, leading to a more unequal and divisive future.
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How India-Australia FTA is set to boost trade that’s already at a record high

While the bulk of the trade between India and Australia is so far in the energy sector, the FTA is expected to broaden this to include other goods and services.


Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.