Category Archives: Competitive Exams

How to choose a physics book for competitive exams

When you start preparing for competitive exams like PMT, IITJEE, AIEEEi am sure most of you face this question “From which book should I study Physics?”. There are lots of books available in the market in Physics for preparation of exams like IITJEE/AIEEE/PMT and it could be quite confusing choosing from numerous available options.I would advise you all to choose one good book for example NCERT book or concepts of physics by HC Verma for reading text and clearing your concepts in physics.

how to solve assertion reason questions

Almost all the examination carries these type of questions.So these questions are important for success for getting good ranks

Assertion – reason type question has these five different cases
1. Both assertion and reason are true, reason is correct explanation of assertion.
2. Both assertion and reason are true but reason is not a correct explain the assertion.
3. Assertion is true but reason is false.
4. Assertion is false but reason is true.
5. Both are false.

These type of questions test only the concepts of the students. A reasonably well-prepared student can answer these questions in a matter of a few seconds.

Eligibility Criteria for Appearing in JEE (Advanced) 2015

A candidate can attempt JEE (Advanced) a maximum of two times and that too in consecutive years. Therefore, JEE (Advanced) 2015 should be either the candidate’s FIRST attempt OR the SECOND consecutive attempt.

Criterion 4 – Appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination.

The candidate should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in all the subjects in either 2014 or 2015.

Candidates who appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination in 2014 and wish to re-appear for the same in 2015 (either for improvement or because they failed in one or more subjects), will have to re-appear in all the subjects in 2015.

Those who appeared for the first time in their Class XII (or equivalent) examination in 2013 or earlier are NOT eligible. However, candidates whose Class XII (or equivalent) examination Board results for the academic year 2012-13 were declared after June 2013 are eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2015.

IITJEE Advancec eligibility criteria relaxed

In a major decision, the IIT Council chaired by Union Human Resource Development minister Smriti Irani has agreed to change the IIT-JEE Advanced eligibility criteria- from the existing top 20 percentile to top 20 percentile or 75 per cent marks in the Class XII board exam, whichever is lower.

Recommended by the IIT Joint Admission Board (JAB) earlier this month, the changed JEE eligibility criteria will be a major relaxation for IIT aspirants from the CBSE board system and state boards which are seen as more generous with their marking system.

GATE 2015 deadline extended for application form

About GATE

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an entrance examination and scholarship test held by the seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore. The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) creates procedures for postgraduate admissions.

The GATE 2015 examination identifies candidates for admission to postgraduate programmes in Engineering (Masters degree programme, both Master of Technology (M.Tech) and Master of Engineering (M.E.), technology, architecture, science and related disciplines at the national level.