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CAT 2011: Uniform single exam for IIMs, IITs, IISc & FMS

2.05 lakh to appear in Common Admission Test 2011

PTI | Oct 7, 2011, 04.09PM IST

NEW DELHI: As many as 2.05 lakh candidates have registered for the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2011 for admission to the prestigious IIMs and other B-schools.

The cities in which the highest number of candidates are scheduled to take the online test between October 22 and November 18 are New Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Pune, a statement issued by Prometric, which is to conduct the exam, said today.

“The CAT 2011 voucher sales ended on October 1, and about 2.06 lakh vouchers were sold. The CAT 2011 registration window ended at midnight on October 4 with approximately 2.05 lakh registered CAT aspirants,” it said. Read more…

Posted by raj - September 24, 2011 at 7:39 am

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Tips for studying abroad

Racial attacks, weak global economy or a slowdown in hiring, nothing seems to distract Indians from the Ĺforeignĺ fixation when it comes to pursuing higher studies.
But before you embark on your ambitious venture, have you considered if you really need the degree? Do you have the funds to finance the course and will you be able to repay the loan?
Will the degree enhance your earning capacity drastically? Go through this checklist to ensure you donĺt run into unlikely hurdles before you hop on to that flight.
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Posted by raj - January 31, 2011 at 9:18 pm

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List of New IIMs, IITs, NITs, IIITs and AIIMS

List of New IIMs, IITs, NITs, IIITs and AIIMS

List of New IITs: There are total eight (8) new IITs that have started functioning as per IIT JEE 2011 prospectus.

IIT JEE 2011 Information Brochure/ prospectus

Only limited branches are offered in the´┐Ż new IITs as on 2011 plans and they are:

IIT Bhuvaneshwar (under IIT Kharagpur): Branches offered: Civil, Electrical, Mechanical

IIT Gandinagar (under IIT Mumbai) Branches offered: Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical

IIT Hyderabad (under IIT Madras) : Branches offered: Computers, Electrical, Mechanical

IIT Indore (under IIT Bombay) : Branches offered: Computers, Electrical, Mechanical

IIT Kota (under IIT Kanpur) : Branches offered: Computers, Electrical, Mechanical

IIT Mandi (HP) (under IIT Roorkee): Branches offered: Computers, Electrical, Mechanical

IIT Patna (under IIT Guwahati): Branches offered: Computers, Electrical, Mechanical

IIT Ropar (under IIT Delhi): Branches offered: Computers, Electrical, Mechanical

Old IITs

IIT- Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madra, Roorkee.

While´┐ŻIT-BHU is under process to be converted to IIT- BHU, ISM-Dhanbad had opted out of IIT umbralla to keep its unique identity

List of New IIMs

India already has seven functional IIMs in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Kolkata, Lucknow, Indore, Kozhikode and Shillong. IIM Ranchi and Rohtak have also started taking admissions.

CAT 2010-11 Information, list of IIMs and Eligibility

A total of´┐Ż 5 new IIMs are being set-up in India.

From 2012-13 :´┐Ż´┐ŻIIM Tiruchirappalli, IIM Raipur,´┐ŻJ&KK, Uttarakhand and Rajasthan (the locations are yet to be decided).

Non-IIM List of MBA Colleges Accepting CAT scores


List of New NITs

Ten new NITs (National Institutes of Technology) have been set-up per following

National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh (mentor NIT Durgapur)

´┐ŻNational Institute of Technology, Delhi (mentor NIT Warangal)

´┐ŻNational Institute of Technology, Goa (NIT Surathkal)

´┐ŻNational Institute of Technology, Manipur (NIT Agartala)

´┐ŻNational Institute of Technology, Meghalaya (SVNIT Surat)

´┐ŻNational Institute of Technology, Mizoram (VNIT Nagpur)

´┐ŻNational Institute of Technology, Nagaland (NIT Silchar)

´┐ŻNational Institute of Technology, Puducherry (NIT Trichy)

´┐ŻNational Institute of Technology, Sikkim (NIT Calicut)

´┐ŻNational Institute of Technology, Srinagar, Garhwal (NIT Kurukshetra)

The admissions to these new NITs have started from the academic session 2010-11.

List of Old NITs

1. National Institute of Technology, Agartala

2. Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad (U.P.)

3. Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh)

4. National Institute of Technology, Calicut (Kerela)

5. National Institute of Technology, Durgapur (West Bengal)

6. National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (Himachal Pradesh)

7. Malviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur (Rajasthan)

8. Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar (Punjab)

9. National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur (Jharkhand)

10. National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra (Haryana)

11. Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur (Maharashtra)

12. National Institute of Technology, Patna (Bihar)

13. National Institute of Technology, Raipur (Chhattisgarh)

14. National Institute of Technology, Rourkela (Orissa)

15. National Institute of Technology, Silchar (Assam)

16. National Institute of Technology, Hazartbal, Srinagar (J&K)

17. Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat (Gujarat)

18. National Institute of Technology, Surathkal, Mangalore (Karnataka)

19. National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli (Tamil Nadu)

20. National Institute of Technology, Warangal (Andhra Pradesh)

AIEEE 2011 Information Brochure

Recommended Books for IIT JEE and AIEE preparation

List of New AIIMS Hospital and Research Institute

A total of six new AIIMS hospital and research institutes would be set-up on the lines of All India

Institute of Medical Sciences-New Delhi per following: ´┐ŻAIIMS- Bihar(Patna), AIIMS- Madhya Pradesh (Bhopal), AIIMS- Orissa (Bhubaneshwar), AIIMS -Rajasthan (Jodhpur), AIIMS- Chhattisgarh (Raipur) and AIIMS -Uttaranchal (Rishikesh).

Each institute will intake 100 UG students. Once opened, this will significantly increase the intake of students from existing 50 seats (total-including all quota) in AIIMS.

AIIMS-´┐ŻAcademic Programmes, Eligibility and Exam Schedule

New Central Universities (14) and Word Class Universities (16)

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Posted by raj - January 26, 2010 at 10:05 pm

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