digitalLEARNING Magazine | Weekly Newsletter | 18 February 2021 | Volume 17 | Issue 07
NTA releases JEE Main Admit Card 2021 for February session
In a huge relief to students, the National Testing Agency (NTA) has formally released the JEE Main 2021 Admit Cards for the upcoming February Session. As of now, three links for downloading of JEE Main Admit Card 2021 on the official website or the portal.Candidates who are registered for the exam can download the JEE Main 2021 hall ticket easily via the exam portal jeemain.nta.nic.in.Read More >
Pokhriyal: No proposal to relax UGC NET requirement for lectureship posts
The Ministry of Education has ruled out any proposal to relax the requirement of UGC-NET exam for lecturership posts in government as well as private colleges.Union Minister of Education Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ made the statement in response to a written question in Rajya Sabha.Read More >
CBSE class 10, 12 practical exams 2021 date announced
The 2021 CBSE practice exam dates have been posted on the official website of the Central Board of Secondary Education along with the guidelines and standard operating procedures to be followed. Directors and principals have also received letters from the board detailing the dates to take the skill test, as well as general instructions and COVID-19 protocols to follow.
Sources: Byju’s in talks with Toppr for potential acquisition
Byju’s, India’s largest educational technology platform, is in advanced talks with rival Toppr about a possible acquisition, sources say.Sources close to the development said the deal is valued at around $ 120-150 million and could be finalized in the next 2-3 weeks.The emails to Byju and Toppr did not elicit a response.
NTA allows students to pick date for May JEE exam to avoid conflict
To avoid further conflict between the JEE and CBSE class 12 exams, the National Testing Agency (NTA) has allowed all students taking the grade 12 exams to choose a May exam date to avoid conflict. The agency posted an official notice on the official NTA JEE website at jeemain.nta.nic.in..