Category Archives: JEE advanced

JEE-Advanced is for admission to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), and Indian School of Mines Dhanbad.

Candidates who passed JEE mains and are in Top 20 percentile in there respective board  are allowed to sit in this test.

Nearly 1.5 lakh student appear for this examination every year. This was previously called IITJEE

We post all the articles related to JEE advanced in this catagory.  You will find syllabus,news,examination details and various other things here on JEE advanced

NIT students can make lateral entry into IIT’s

The highly competitive Joint Entrance Exam will no longer be the only route to the much-coveted campus of the Indian Institute of Technology. In a watershed decision, the board of IIT directors has decided to permit National Institute of Technology (NIT) students to complete their final year in an IIT.

On January 7, the proposal will be placed before the meeting of the Standing Committee headed by HRD minister M M Pallam Raju. Once cleared, lateral entry into the IITs will alter the landscape of higher education and ensure that academic high-flyers get access to the best.

The move will work at two levels: one, it will utilize the IIT resources optimally; two, the IITs will be able to attract better students and groom them for their PhD programme, thus boosting the count of doctoral fellows. The suggestion was made by the Anil Kakodkar committee in its April 2011 report titled ‘Taking IITs to Excellence and Greater Relevance’.?

IIT Bombay ties up with edX to offer MOOCs

The Indian Institute of Bombay (IIT Bombay) is joining edX which is a not-for-profit initiative that offers online classes at no charge,, the massive open online courses (MOOCs) platform created by Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Through this collaboration, IIT Bombay plans to make available to some of its regular courses to students across India and the world in the form of open online courses.

IIT Bombay thus joins a list of some of the best colleges and universities across the globe such as Berkeley, Australian National University, McGill, Cornell University, University of Honk Kong, Kyoto University, Boston University that are already part of edX.


Normalization Procedure for Class XII Board Marks and FAQ

In view of large scale variations in the examination system in country, the JEE Interface Group (JIG) decided that for this year (2013), 50% of Boards marks be normalized by equating percentile amongst different boards/examining bodies and anchoring them to All India JEE-Main percentiles, and 50% be normalized by equating each
Board’s/examining Body’s percentile with JEE(Main) percentile marks of respective Boards /examining bodies.

What is computer engineering

What is computer engineering Computer engineering is a discipline that integrates several fields of electrical engineering and computer science required to develop computer hardware and software.It is the science of making computers and their parts. Computer engineers embed computers in other machines and systems, build networks to transfer data, and develop ways to make computers, faster, smaller, and more capable. Computer engineers work include writing … Continue reading What is computer engineering »

What is civil engineering

Civil engineering is a engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works like roads, bridges, canals, dams, metro,malls and buildings.

Basically, this is the side of engineering concerned with designing, building, and maintaining public works. Civil engineers focus on structures and facilities such as transportation routes, features (tunnels, bridges, flyovers), and hubs (such as airports and bus interchanges), water treatment (sewage, dams, pipelines, etc.) government buildings (police and fire stations, major office buildings, etc.), and other structures required on a large public scale.