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Mumbai University students may not receive their results anytime soon

Varsity realises many teachers aren’t eligible for online evaluation; sends circular to colleges University of Mumbai’s online assessment proc­ess appears to be in shambles. Over a month after the evaluation process began, the university has suddenly woken up from its slumber and realised that some of the teachers are yet to be registered as evaluators. Authorities have now issued notices to all colleges to re-register all professors as evaluators so that the evaluation work gains speed. Several students already…

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193 students get perfect 100% in SSC

MUMBAI: The Secondary School Certificate (SSC) exam has thrown up an eye-popping 193 students with a perfect 100% score. They owe their success to the up to 25 extra marks given for participating and excelling in sports, the arts and culture—the latter two were introduced this year. Last year, there were 39 cent percenters when extra marks for sports had made a comeback after a three-year gap. However, in what could be a big admission worry for the state…

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Wrong questions earn CET aspirants five extra marks

All students who appeared for the Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (CET) for admission to engineering and pharmacy courses have been given five extra marks after experts confirmed that there were four wrong questions on the test held on May 11. The decision was declared for a couple of days after the CET results were declared on June 3. The Directorate of Technical Education had received several complaints about four incorrect questions in the MHT-CET – 2017. After consulting subject…

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PG, LLB admissions set to be delayed this year again

MUMBAI: Just like last year, admissions to postgraduate courses and three-year LLBwill be delayed, and may commence only by July-end or in August, reducing the academic term by a few months. The reason: The Mumbai University’s online assessment of undergraduate exam answer-scripts is still moving at a snail’s pace, which means the results are unlikely to be out before July-end. While admissions to courses such as MA, MCom and MSc will be conducted at the university level, it’s a…

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