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FYJC Online Admissions

First Year Junior College (FYJC) is class XI in which students take admission after clearing Class X examination of Maharashtra State SSC Board or an equivalent examination. Admission is solely based on marks obtained in Class X board exam. Earlier the entire process of taking admission was manual in which students and their parents used to run from college to college to fill the admission form and take admission. It was extremely hectic for admission [...]

DU First Cut off List 2014

Fate of more than 2.7 lakh students who have applied to 54,000 seats in various streams in 64 different colleges affiliated to the Delhi University (DU) is about to come. DU’s first cut off list for the academic session 2014-15, which was supposed to be announced on June 24 was  declared on June 30 for the admission in three-year under graduate programms. The admissions will take place till July 3. Controversy over scrapping four-year under [...]

UGC demands DU to scrap FYUP

The four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP) was introduced last year by the Delhi University (DU). In this programme students have two exit points – one after completing three years with a bachelors degree and the second one is after four years with a bachelor of honours degree. The University Grants Commission (UGC), the academic-cum-funding agency for central universities, is now asking the DU to roll back the four-year undergraduate programme as it is against the National [...]

Careers for Travel Buffs

Career Options in Travel and Tourism Industry Who says you can only travel around once in a while? Who says travelling is only for fun sake? And who says travelling on only makes you spend? While for most of the people travelling might only mean going on a vacation once in a while, there are those who would love to travel all through their lives! They are the ones who absolutely relish the idea of [...]

CBSE Class XIIth Board Results Announced

The CBSE Class XII results for Delhi was announced on May 29th. As per CBSE, The year 2014 saw a total of 10,28,928 students register for the Class XII CBSE Board examination, an increase of 8.91% over 2013. The girls outperformed the boys. The overall pass percentage for 2013 was: 82.10% The overall pass percentage for 2014 was: 82.66% Pass percentage for girls is: 88.52% Pass percentage for boys is: 78.27% Of this, 6,03,064 were boys and [...]

Education - Smriti Irani’s big challenge

With the new government taking charge, there is a renewed sense of hope sweeping across the nation that has not been seen or felt for a long time. From the common man on the street to the civil society members in closed rooms, and of course our hyper-active media, all are animatedly discussing what the government’s next agenda should be. But Narendra Modi is his own man. He is clear on not taking the usual [...]

2014 ICSE Class Xth Results Announced

The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) has announced today the 2014 Indian Certificate for Secondary Examination (ICSE) for Class Xth results. The major highlights of this year’s examination are: Pass Percentage: 98.28% Number of Candidates: 1,49,087 Special Difficulty Students: 749 Total Examination Centers: 2,500 Total Evaluation Centers: 650  In 2013, the ICSE region-wise pass percentages recorded were: Southern region: 99.66% Western region: 99.46% Eastern region: 98.02% Northern region: 97.30% The CISCE is [...]


2014 saw a total of 13,28,970 students register for the Class X CBSE Board examination, an increase of 5.54% over 2013. Of this 7,93,940 were boys and 5,35,030 were girls. 12,871 schools participated in the CBSE Examinations while the Board examinations were conducted in 3,253 locations. Of these, 605 were local centers, 66 were international, and 8 centers were dedicated for special-category students, including the blind students. A total of 452 were visually impaired, 788 were dyslexics, [...]

Delhi University Admissions 2014-15

Very high and insane admission cut offs, speculations whether you will get admission in your preferred college and stream or not, accelerated heart beat and long waiting time is back again with the announcement of the commencement of admission process for under-graduate students for the academic session 2014-15 in Delhi University. The admission process will start from June 2, 2014. Students who have finished their 10+2 can apply for the offered under graduate courses by [...]

Sex Education in India

Sex education for growing teenagers in India has always been viewed as a controversial subject and there have always been two camps; one in support and one against it. It is time for us to understand the need and importance of sex education for our growing children that is as essential as formal education in developing a normal, healthy and aware individual. Why sex education? The role of society is to create a platform for [...]