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AICTE, ECI felicitate winners of Chhatra Vishwakrma Awards

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Engineering Council of India (ECI) on Tuesday, praised the award winners of 'AICTE-ECI Chhatra Vishwakrma Awards' (AICTE) approved Degree & Diploma level Technical Institutions/Universities in New Delhi.

Sep 19, 2017, 23:58 PM IST
AICTE to shut 800 engineering colleges from next academic year

AICTE to shut 800 engineering colleges from next academic year

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) is likely to shut nearly 800 engineering colleges across the country from the next academic year. The decision is believed to have been taken owing to a low rate of admissions and poor infrastructure.

Sep 02, 2017, 18:34 PM IST
HRD plan to replace UGC, AICTE with single regulator in limbo

HRD plan to replace UGC, AICTE with single regulator in limbo

The plan to introduce Higher Education Empowerment Regulation Agency or HEERA with an aim to eliminate overlaps in jurisdiction and remove irrelevant regulatory provisions is in limbo.

Aug 13, 2017, 14:36 PM IST

No plans to replace UGC, AICTE with single regulator: Govt

The government is not considering any merger of the UGC and the AICTE into a single higher education regulator at present, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.

Aug 10, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
NEET success to help MHRD take decision on conducting single entrance test for engineering courses

NEET success to help MHRD take decision on conducting single entrance test for engineering courses

The Human Resource and Development (HRD) ministry is expected to decide upon conducting a single entrance test for engineering courses across the nation.

Jul 04, 2017, 14:09 PM IST
Now, Aadhaar card mandatory for applying scholarships under UGC, AICTE

Now, Aadhaar card mandatory for applying scholarships under UGC, AICTE

Students applying for government scholarships will need to produce Aadhaar cards to avail the same, according to new HRD rules.

Apr 28, 2017, 18:58 PM IST
HRD puts plan for common engineering entrance exam on hold

HRD puts plan for common engineering entrance exam on hold

The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has put on hold a move for a single entrance test for engineering courses across the country till states reach a consensus.

Apr 28, 2017, 15:59 PM IST
Students’ understanding of concepts and skill will be tested now - AICTE to release model exam format

Students’ understanding of concepts and skill will be tested now - AICTE to release model exam format

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) is all set to release the provision of a model exam format to technical education institutes for testing the conceptual knowledge of children.

Apr 10, 2017, 12:20 PM IST
Engineering colleges not maintaining prescribed student-faculty ratio will face action: AICTE

Engineering colleges not maintaining prescribed student-faculty ratio will face action: AICTE

Engineering colleges not maintaining the prescribed student-faculty ratio will be liable for action, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has said.

Apr 09, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
23 universities, 279 technical institutes in India are fake – Delhi, UP lead the pack

23 universities, 279 technical institutes in India are fake – Delhi, UP lead the pack

Out of the 23 fake universities operating in India without UGC permit, Uttar Pradesh has nine unrecognised universities and Delhi has seven.

Mar 21, 2017, 09:11 AM IST
CMAT 2017: Admit cards released; Check aicte-cmat.in

CMAT 2017: Admit cards released; Check aicte-cmat.in

The admit card of Common Management Admissions Test 2017 has been released.

Jan 16, 2017, 19:34 PM IST
AICTE likely to discuss issue of single national engineering entrance test

AICTE likely to discuss issue of single national engineering entrance test

The issue of holding a single entrance examination for admission to engineering colleges on the lines of NEET for medicine is likely to be discussed at a meeting of All India Council for Technical Education later this month.

Jan 08, 2017, 14:50 PM IST
AICTE chief pitches for enhanced quality in education

AICTE chief pitches for enhanced quality in education

"We need to put constant efforts to the challenge and create models of excellence in education so that at least 10-20 institutes appear in top 100 institutes," Sahasrabudhe said.

Dec 24, 2016, 18:54 PM IST

AICTE, Wheebox tie-up to make students job ready

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has partnered with global online skill assessment firm Wheebox to improve the employability skills of students.

Sep 16, 2016, 15:26 PM IST
PMO directs Niti Aayog to work on restructuring ​of UGC, AICTE

PMO directs Niti Aayog to work on restructuring ​of UGC, AICTE

Government think tank Niti Aayog, which is at present working on restricting the Medical Council of India (MCI), has also been entrusted with the task of preparing a similar road map for the UGC and the AICTE.

Jul 26, 2016, 23:30 PM IST
AICTE considering NEET-like single entrance test for engineering courses

AICTE considering NEET-like single entrance test for engineering courses

The AICTE – the apex body which governs engineering colleges – is seriously contemplating making JEE-Main the single entrance test for undergraduate BE courses.

Jun 08, 2016, 09:26 AM IST

We can exhibit exemplary ruthlessness: SC to AICTE for 'tinkering' with its calendar on affiliation

The court was irked when counsel for Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University referred to the non-adherence of the time schedule, fixed by apex court in its 2012 judgement, by AICTE.

May 31, 2016, 16:38 PM IST
AICTE nod for 6 govt engineering, 10 polytechnic colleges in Bihar

AICTE nod for 6 govt engineering, 10 polytechnic colleges in Bihar

The decision to open 16 technical institutions is a part of Nitish Kumar-led Grand Secular Alliance government's 'Saat Nischay' (Seven resolves).

May 02, 2016, 19:29 PM IST
AICTE, UGC told to create supernumerary seats for differently-abled: Govt

AICTE, UGC told to create supernumerary seats for differently-abled: Govt

HRD Minister Smriti Irani said her ministry has initiated provisions to assist differently-abled students.

Mar 14, 2016, 18:40 PM IST

Notices to 279 institutions running without approvals: Govt

HRD Minister Smriti Irani said there is no provision in AICTE Act for blacklisting higher education institutions.

Mar 10, 2016, 19:01 PM IST