Engineering colleges to lose affiliation for not following student grievance redressal panel's recommendations: AICTE

As per norms, every AICTE approved institution is supposed to constitute Student Grievance Redressal Committee (SGRC) and any complaint from an aggrieved student relating to the institution shall be addressed to the panel which will be required to send its report within 15 days.

Laboratories in engineering colleges, technical institutions in rural areas to get makeover: AICTE

"A special drive is being undertaken by AICTE under MODROB scheme for modernising laboratories in technical institutions operating in rural areas and approved by AICTE by providing grants for procuring modern equipments," a senior AICTE official said


60% seats in West Bengal's engineering colleges vacant, know why

Low takers for traditional courses, more seats than takers, and lesser salaries as compared to the fee at the private engineering institutes have been sited as the reason behind the drop-out of candidates from admissions despite qualifying the entrance exam

AICTE asks colleges to 'take special care' of Kashmiri students

Amid ongoing tension over the scrapping of article 370, there has been a concern for students hailing from Jammu and Kashmir. Students can contact the existing helpline number 0120-244-6701.

AICTE not to allow low employment potential disciplines from 2020-21

Responding to supplementaries during Question Hour, HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank also said that engineering students are being trained so that they can be a part of the 'Make in India' initiative of the government.

Common entrance test could be considered if all states get same syllabus: AICTE

A common entrance test (CET) for admission in engineering courses like NEET in the medical field could be considered once there is a common curriculum in all the states, AICTE chairman Anil Sahashrabuddhe said Tuesday.


Premier institutes not collaborating, need to tie fundings: AICTE chief

He also called for summer collaboration by faculty and students of these institutes to help create “new generation of entrepreneurs and start-ups”.

Himachal Pradesh HPTSB admissions 2019: Application form released, check how to apply

HPTSB admissions 2019: Entrance exams PAT and LEET to be conducted on May 25, 2019. The application process is on at The last date to apply is May 6, 2019.

Teachers' promotion to be based on students feedback under AICTE's new rule

AICTE has decided to include the students' feedback as the highest parameter contributing to as many as 25 marks for the assessment of teachers. The score will be used for promotion purposes. The move is aimed to increase teaching quality in engineering colleges.

Make induction, internship mandatory for engineering students: AICTE chairperson

The AICTE chief recommended mandatory internships and mandatory induction programmes in industries for engineering students