JEE Advanced 2018 student intake to increase: Eligibility criteria released by IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur has released the eligibility criteria for the the Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2018 same and it is also expected that more students will be able to appear for the exam.   Representational image The Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2018, which is conducted for admission to the Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s and Dual Degree programmes […]

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IITs to offer free JEE coaching classes

IITs’ decision to offer free coaching classes for JEE will potentially hurt India’s multi-billion-dollar coaching industry. Photo: Mint New Delhi: The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) will offer free tuitions to students across India to help them crack the joint entrance examination (JEE) for admission to the elite engineering schools—a test billed as one that […]

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JEE Main not to give 40% weightage to Class XII scores

Christopher Eisgruber. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint Princeton University president Christopher Eisgruber says India is a growing source of talent for the institute, both in terms of students and faculty. On a recent visit to New Delhi, Eisgruber spoke about Princeton’s India engagement, fund-raising plans and harnessing the alumni network. Edited excerpts from an interview: What brings […]

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