Supreme Court puts admissions to IITs and NITs on hold over bonus marks

The Supreme Court on Friday put on hold admissions to most of the country’s engineering colleges, including the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), over awarding of bonus marks in the joint entrance examination (JEE). The order, which will affect 33,000-odd students, came on a petition filed by two candidates who sought the court’s direction to IIT-Madras to revise the list of successful students without giving them bonus marks. According to them, bonus marks should not have been awarded to all the candidates but only to those who attempted the…

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After IITs, HRD Ministry hikes expenses in NITs, IISERs

The Ministry of Human aid development has okayed a charge hike of seventy nine percentage and 127 percent for countrywide Institutes of era (NITs) and Indian Institutes for technology education and research (IISERs), respectively. At present, there are 31 NITs and 6 IISERs within the u . s .. As in line with the revised fee structure, undergraduate and postgraduate students at NITs will now need to shell out Rs 1.25 lakh annually, up from Rs 70,000. drastically, the price hike in case of NITs is relevant handiest to college…

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