Archive for February, 2008

New Medical College for Children of Army Personnel

February 26th, 2008

Army’s New Medical College to Commence first Course this year

A new medical college, Army College of Medical Sciences (ACMS), Delhi Cantt is to commence its first MBBS course in the next academic sesion. ACMS, affiliated with Guru Gobind Singh Indraprasth University, Delhi has been established under the aegis of Army Welfare Education Society (AWES).

This college is for wards of Army personnel, including Short Service officers who have served the Army for ten years. Children of officers from Army Medical and Dental Corps presently serving in the Airforce or Navy but have served the Army for 10 years and are members of Army Officers Benevolent Fund will also be eligible to apply……Read on…. New Army Medical College


MBBS, BDS 2008 admissions to have SC, ST Quota

February 26th, 2008

SC/ST to get reservation for UG courses in medical colleges –

The government has decided to introduce reservation for the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes candidates in undergraduate medical and dental courses from this year under the all-India entrance examination.

With the purposed reservation, the medical college now has to maintain a 15 percent reservation for Schedule Caste and 7. 5 percent for Schedule Tribes in the exams conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) – CBSE AIPMT 2008

The Union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss on Monday said that the government’s intention to introduce reservation for SC/ST students in medical and dental colleges of the country for the under graduate courses under the All India Entrance Examination.With the introduction of the quota, around 310 SC and 155 ST students will benefit this year. In 2007, the total number of MBBS/BDS seats was 2,075, which were filled on the basis of merit.

In 2007 the government had made available the same number in percentage for PG students from All India Quota as per merit determined by all India PG entrance examination conducted by AIIMS, New Delhi.

It is applicable for the total 3085 PG Seats including degree and diploma in around 125 medical colleges all across the country.

The recent proposal came after the Supreme Court left it to the Central government to come up with an appropriate policy after hearing an application filed by the Health Ministry in this regard.

All India PMT Notification – CBSE AIPMT 2008


NIMCET 2008 NIT MCA Admission Test on May 18

February 23rd, 2008

NIMCET 2008 Entrance Exam will be held on 18th May, 2008

Admission to MCA Courses in National Institute of Technology (NITs) at Agartala, Allahabad, Bhopal, Durgapur, Hamirpur, Jalandhar, Kozhikode (Calicut), Kurukshetra, Jamshedpur, Jaipur, Nagpur, Patna, Raipur, Rourkela, Silchar, Srinagar, Surathkal, Surat, Tiruchirapally and Warangal takes place through a common entrance NITs MCA Common Entrance Test (NIMCET).

Check out NIMCET 2008 Notification


EAMCET 2008 Entrance Test on May 8, 2008

February 23rd, 2008

EAMCET 2008 – Engineering Agriculture and Medicine Common Entrance Test is conducted by JNT University on behalf of APSCHE for admission to B.E / B.Tech / B.Pharmacy , B.Tech (FS&T;) / B.Tech (CA & BM)/ B.Tech (Agri.Engg) / B.Tech (Dairy), B.V. Sc and A.H/B.Sc (Ag)/B.Sc (Hort) /B.F.Sc / B.Tech (FS&T;)/ B.Sc (CA & BM), MBBS / BDS / BAMS /BHMS / BNYS, B. Pharmacy / B.Tech (Bio-Technology) courses in Andhra Pradesh is scheduled for May 8, 2008

To check out important dates ,, EAMCET Syllabus, Eligibility and Application Form process visit EAMCET 2008 notification



February 22nd, 2008

Result of Management Aptitude Test (MAT) held on May 4, 2008 is out . Get your Scores click here


About Management Aptitude Test (MAT)

MAT is usually conducted 4 times in a year in February, May, September and December. The minimum qualification for appearing in MAT is graduation in any discipline from any recognized University or equivalent recognized degree. A final year student in any undergraduate (i.e. B.A, B.Sc., B.Com., B.Tech., etc) can also appear provisionally. Usually, there is a minimum percentage requirement in graduation, which is different for different MIs/University. For this refer to the prospectus of the particular MIs/University.


JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam now on June 8, 2008

February 20th, 2008

JIPMER Puduchery MBBS Admissions Important dates

  • Commencement of issue of application: 18th February 2008

  • Last Date for issue of application (Postal request & On-line): 27th March 2008 (Thursday)
  • Last Date for receipt of JIPMER 2008 MBBS applications both Off-line and On-line: 31st March 2008 (Monday).

Check out Details : JIPMER MBBS 2008 Admission Notification


State Bank of India requires 1000 POs. Hurry Deadline is 16th Feb., 2008

February 12th, 2008

SBI Probationary Officer Written test on April 27, 2008.

Applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens for appointment as Probationary Officers in State Bank of India (SBI). Candidates selected for existing vacancies are liable to be posted anywhere in India.

Last Date for Receipt of Applications : 16/02/2008

Details State Bank Probationary Officers 2008


No Decision on Online Common Admission Test (CAT) in 2009

February 12th, 2008

A recent News in Business Standard titled CAT to go online from November 2009 reports “

The directors of the seven Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) will meet later this month to discuss details of a proposal to take the Common Admission Test (CAT) online by 2009.
The CAT exams may also be formatted on the lines of the GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) so that the scores are valid for two to three years.
An IIM Calcutta professor who is working on the proposal said the primary reason for taking the CAT online is the increasing number of aspirants.”

In Response to the above, IIMs clarified on CAT website ( ), “in view of increasing number of candidates, IIMs are considering various alternatives for modifying the process of conducting CAT, if necessary. Online testing is one of those alternatives. However, IIM-A says that the proposals are at the preliminary stage of discussion.”

In 2007, around 230,000 students took the CAT exams. This year the number is expected to exceed 300,000.


CSIR UGC NET 2008 on June 22, 2008

February 12th, 2008

CSIR will hold Joint CSIR-UGC Test for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Lecturership (NET) June, 2008 at 25 centers on 22.06.2008 (Sunday)

CSIR will hold the National Level Test on 22nd June, 2008 for determining the eligibility of the Indian national candidates for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) NET and for determining eligibility for appointment of Lecturers (NET) in certain subject areas falling under the faculty of Science. The award of Junior Research Fellowship (NET) to the successful eligible candidates will depend on their finding admission/placement in a university/ national laboratory/ institution of higher learning and research, as applicable.

Details > CSIR UGC Net 2008 (June) Notification


COMEDK UGET 2008 Application Forms in March 1st Week

February 11th, 2008

Comed-K UGET 2008 for Medical, Dental and Engineering courses will be conducted on May 4,2008. The Online Application and other details will be made available by 1st week of March 2008

In 2008, Comed-K has introduced English paper for the entrance test in addition to other four papers – Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology.

Physics and Chemistry (combined) paper will be held in the morning followed by remaining papers. Each paper including English will carry 60 marks. The combined paper will be held for two hours and the remaining papers will be held for one hour each. > details COMEDK UGET 2008