Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Sunday July 26, 2015
A Keralite nun was denied permission to take the the All India Pre Medical Entrance Test (AIPMT) on Saturday after she refused to remove her veil and Holy cross as required under the CBSE's new dress code.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 9, 2015
CBSE has asked students appearing for the All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT) re-test on July 25 to come in light clothes without big buttons and in open slippers only. It has barred rings, bracelet, earrings, nose pins, pendants and even watches at the examination centres.
PTI | Tuesday June 30, 2015
Over 1.5 lakh students taking coaching classes at various centres in Kota which is known for its numerous engineering and medical entrance exam coaching institutes, are served non-nutritious food cooked in unhygienic conditions in the canteens.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 18, 2015
CBSE today told the Supreme Court it will be "impossible" for it to re-conduct in four weeks the scrapped All India Pre Medical Test-2015 exam as directed by the top court.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 18, 2015
The Supreme Court today agreed to hear CBSE's plea seeking more time to re-conduct the All India Pre Medical Test-2015 exam (AIPMT 2015) which was scrapped in view of large-scale cheating in the test.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Mala Das | Monday June 15, 2015
The Supreme Court has scrapped the All India Pre-Medical Test for admission to undergraduate medical courses this year after its question paper was leaked. The top court has also ordered the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to conduct fresh exams within four weeks.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday June 3, 2015
The Supreme Court has stayed the declaration of the results of the All-India Pre-Medical Test for admission to the MBBS course, which had been marred by a paper leak.
Thursday April 2, 2015
Students can choose to take the AIPMT either in English or Hindi.
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 23, 2014
Eleven more people, including three brokers and eight candidates, were arrested on Tuesday for their alleged role in irregularities in PG Medical Entrance Test conducted by Vijayawada-based Dr NTR University of Health Sciences (NTRUHS), police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 8, 2014
The Andhra Pradesh police probing alleged irregularities in the Post-Graduate Medical Entrance Test conducted by the Vijayawada-based Dr NTR University of Health Sciences, arrested 11 more accused on Monday, including seven brokers and four candidates.
India News | Reported by A Vadiyanathan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday August 5, 2013
The Supreme Court has been asked to review its controversial decision to cancel the common entrance exam for all medical colleges.
India News | Edited by Swati Gupta (With inputs from PTI) | Friday July 19, 2013
The Union Health Ministry has sought legal opinion on whether it can file a review petition on the Supreme Court order quashing a common entrance test for admission to under-graduate and post-graduate courses in medical and dental colleges.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Friday July 19, 2013
The Supreme Court has ruled that the common entrance exam held by the Medical Council of India or MCI will not continue because it is not empowered to do so.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, edited by Samira Shaikh | Thursday December 13, 2012
The Supreme Court today permitted all private colleges and universities and state governments to conduct their own entrance examination for post graduate medical courses after a notification by the Medical Association of India disallowing private colleges from conducting the exam was challenged in court.
Chandigarh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 15, 2012
The Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER) in Chandigarh on Thursday cancelled the entrance test held for admissions to post-graduate medical courses following the registration of a criminal case over a question paper leak. A fresh test would be held next month.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 1, 2012
Haunted by the spectre of cheating in the MBBS entrance exam for those aspiring to be doctors, the Uttar Pradesh Combined Pre-Medical Test (CPMT) organisers have this year put in place unprecedented security measures.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 29, 2012
The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) in Puducherry will, on June 1, release the result of the entrance exam held at the all India level for selection of students to first MBBS course for academic year 2012-2013.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 14, 2012
Medical students are in for a bonanza with the government planning to double availability of undergraduate and postgraduate seats to meet a target of 80,000 MBBS and 45,000 PG seats in India by 2021.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 3, 2012
The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) in Puducherry will conduct entrance exam in different parts of the country on May 27 for selection of students to first MBBS course for the 2012-2013 academic year.
Delhi News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday January 9, 2012
The Delhi Police has busted a racket involving entrance examinations into the Post Graduate course at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi. Five people have been arrested in the case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 4, 2011
The Medical Council of India (MCI) on Friday finalised syllabus for the all-India common entrance test for admission to MBBS courses and fixed May 13 for holding the exam next year.
India News | Uma Sudhir | Saturday October 29, 2011
At least 70,000 students in Andhra Pradesh preparing to sit for state medical entrance tests are in a fix. The reason? The Central government has announced that the tests will now be a nationwide common entrance test based on the CBSE syllabus, which is vastly different from the syllabus followed in the state. Worried students say there is no time ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 3, 2010
CBSE-conducted engineering and medical entrance examinations could be redesigned and held online if the premier educational board has its way.The 'Centre for Assessment, Evaluation and Research' which CBSE has planned to set up with a partner organisation on public-private partnership mode to carry forward reforms in education will have a core grou...
India News | T S Sudhir | Tuesday July 21, 2009
Ankam Sairam should have been distributing sweets as he was ranked 9th top scorer in the common engineering and medical entrance exam in Andhra Pradesh.