NTSE 2020 Stage-1 & Stage-2 Official Schedule

The official NTSE 2020 Notification has been issued on July 17, 2019. National Talent Search Examination popularly known as NTSE is conducted by National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) for identifying and nurturing the talented students who want to pursue higher education in Science and Social Studies streams.
Based on student’s scores in Mental Ability Test, Scholastic Aptitude Test, and Interview, the NTSE scholarships will be distributed. Alike last year, 2000 scholarships will be awarded this year for different stages.
a) Scholarship of Rs. 1250/- per month for class XI and XII
b) Scholarship of Rs. 2000/- per month for Undergraduate and postgraduate
c) Amount of scholarship for Ph.D. is fixed in accordance with the UGC norms.
NTSE Eligibility Criteria
Students of class X studying in recognized schools are eligible to appear for the Stage-1 exam, conducted by the States/UTs, in which the schools are located. There will be no domicile restriction. Students registered under Open Distance Learning (ODL) will also be eligible for the scholarship, provided the student is below the age of 18 years (as on 1st July of the particular year), the student is not employed and she/he is appearing in class X examination for the first time. Those students who quality NTSE Stage 1 are eligible for NTSE Stage 2.
NTSE 2020 Exam Dates
NTSE will be conducted in two stages:
1. NTSE Stage 1 exam will be held on November 2, 3 & 17, 2019.
2. The stage 2 exam will be held on May 10, 2020.
Only those who qualify Stage 1 NTSE 2020 exam will be called for the Stage 2 exam.
Please download Notification for National Talent Search Examination 2019-2020
http://www.ncert.nic.in/pdf/NTSE_2020.pdf

Wild Wisdom Quiz 2019 – National level Wildlife Quiz

About Wild Wisdom Quiz
Wild Wisdom Quiz started in 2008 as an opportunity to sensitize students towards India’s rich biodiversity and natural heritage. Since its launch, it has scaled up with every subsequent year to become Asia’s biggest and India’s only National level Wildlife Quiz.
Wild Wisdom is a unique opportunity for schools across India to facilitate knowledge and consciousness among students towards environment and wildlife. It enables the participants to think critically ,research and apply what they learn in the process.It is a singular competition which focuses on learning rather than on scores. With participants from all over India, Wild wisdom quiz has already begun creating future environmental leaders who with their sharp minds and wise hearts can make the planet a better place to live.
And now, Wild Wisdom has gone global! YOU could be the next Wild Wisdom Quiz champion and make your parents and school proud – and even do great things for your country!
Wild Wisdom 2019: Exploring Our Planet
The WWF-India Wild Wisdom Quiz that started in 2008 as a modest initiative in just one city, today reaches out to 51853 students in 800 schools in 260 cities and 14 states in two countries. The quiz works to support and align with targets set at Aichi between the Secretariat of the Convention for Biodiversity (CBD) and WWF-International. Thematic in nature, the Wild Wisdom Quiz promotes people’s understanding of the value of biodiversity and enables acceptance of the steps necessary for its sustainable use (CBD Aichi Target 1).
Wild Wisdom 2019: Exploring Our Planet
In Wild Wisdom 2019, you will learn about, and be quizzed, on these fascinating biomes and their features like:
School Level
Temperature, climate and locations of biomes
Common wildlife and flora
Endangered/Extinct Species
Adaptation
City/State Level
Tribes or indigenous groups living in biomes
Challenges to life in biomes
Endemic wildlife
Indian biomes
Interdependence in biomes
International Level
Latest news on biomes
Issues and solutions faced in various biomes
Extreme adaptations
Exciting prizes!
The winners of Wild Wisdom 2019 get to go on a fabulous, exclusive trip with WWF wildlife experts to a National Park/ Nature Reserve in India, with trophies, medals and prizes for top performers at each level of the quiz! Every participant gets a certificate and free access to 6 Wild Wisdom Nugget e-newsletters filled with exciting quizzes.
Wild Wisdom Quiz dates
School Level:
July – August 2019
City Level:
September – October 2019
International Level:
November 2019
Registration for Primary-Middle School (Class 3-8)
Registration through schools only
Payment option 1. Number of students: 1-99.
Registration fee per student: INR 100/-.
No ReimbursementMinimum registrations 30
Payment option 2. Number of students: 100-199.
Registration fee per student: INR100/-.
School retains to INR 500/- for overhead charges for conducting the quiz.
Payment option 3. Number of students: More than 200
Registration fee per student: INR50/-.
School retains to INR 1000/- for overhead charges for conducting the quiz.
Particpation certificate to all
Free access to 6 online E-newsletter- Wild Wisdom Nuggets preseries
Last date to Register- July 2019
Further information and registration click following link
https://quiz.wwfindia.org/wwq/
Sample Papers and Practice Questions
Click here for practice quizzes (questions with answers and explanations)
http://studentsgkquiz.blogspot.in/search/label/wild%20wisdom%20quiz
Previous year questions paper (only junior available)
http://studentsgkquiz.blogspot.in/p/wild-wisdom-quiz.html

Green Olympiad 2019 – Environmental Quiz Contest for School Students

About GREEN Olympiad

The GREEN Olympiad is an annual written examination on environment initiated by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in 1999. The exam is conducted by Educating Youth for Sustainable Development Division of TERI and attracts participation from lakhs of school students across India and abroad.UNESCO and DESD (Decade of Education for Sustainable Development -2004-2015) has endorsed GREEN Olympiad since 2011.It is also supported by Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Army School Education Trust. CBSE, Bhavans Vidya Mandir and Hero.

Green Olympiad 2019 Registration

Registration is open for Green Olympiad 2019. Students can register only through their respective schools. No direct registration possible for Green Olympiad

Green Olympiad Levels

The Green Olympiad is open only for schools affiliated to recognized education boards and educational trusts. This year the Green Olympiad is conducted in three levels as follows.
Green Olympiad Level 1: students from classes 4 and 5
Green Olympiad Level 2: students from classes 6, 7 and 8
Green Olympiad Level 3: students from classes 9 and 10
There are separate registration forms for each level.
Green Olympiad 2019 Theme: The World Around Us!

How to participate in Green Olympiad

Students can not register directly for Green Olympiad. They can only register through their schools.
Examination centre will be the same school where the students are studying
Each school can nominate any number of students for this examination at each level.
However, participation of a minimum number of 10 students per level is mandatory.
Registration fee for Green Olympiad (National) : INR 75/- (International): US $ 5

Green Olympiad Examination Dates

Duration of the Examination is 1 Hour (10:00 am – 11:00 am)

Date of Examination: 18 September, 2019 and 16 October, 2019
Last date for Registration: 31 July 2019
Language Bilingual- English and Hindi

Registration for Green Olympiad 2019

Click here for Green Olympiad
Please send in the completed registration form, list of participants and the bank draft drawn in favor of TERI, payable at New Delhi to:
The Area Convenor
Environment Education and Awareness Area
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
Darbari Seth Block, IHC Complex
Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003, India
Tel.: 46444500, 24339606, 24682100
Fax: 24339609, 24682144, 24682145
India +91 Delhi 0(11)
E-mail: go@teri.res.in
Website: http://www.teriin.org/olympiad

The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT)-2019

The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is the entrance gateway to the National Law Universities (NLUs) across India. The exam will be conducted by NLU, Cuttack (Odisha) this year.The online registration for CLAT 2019 is open now. The candidates who will appear in the examination can apply through the official website  clatconsortiumofnlu.ac.in.

On the basis of CLAT scores, candidates can also get admission into various government & private law colleges across the country.

The last date to apply online is March 31, 2019.The entrance exam for admission to bachelor’s and master’s level courses in law is scheduled to on May 12, 2019 at 5 pm.

Eligibility

  • There will be no upper age limit for UG Programme in CLAT 2019.
  • As regards minimum percentage of marks in the qualifying examination (i.e., 10+2 or an equivalent examination), the candidates must have secured:
    1. Forty five percent (45%) marks or its equivalent grade in case of candidates belonging to General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCIcategories
    2. Forty Percent (40%) marks or equivalent in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST categories.
  • Candidates who are appearing in the qualifying examination in March/April, 2019 are also eligible to appear in CLAT-2019 examination. However, they shall be required to produce an evidence of their passing the qualifying examination at the time of admission, failing which they shall lose their right to be considered for admission.
  • The result of the qualifying examination (i.e., 10+2) shall be submitted by the candidate at the time of admission failing which the candidate shall be ineligible for admission to the Course.
  • In case of equal marks, the break of tie shall be by the following procedure and order as under:
    1. Higher marks in the component /section on legal aptitude in the CLAT-2019 exam;
    2. Higher age;
    3. Computerised draw of lots.

Important Instructions

  • The online enrollment for CLAT 2019 will open on 13th January 2019 and close on 31st March 2019.
  • The applications has to be submitted ONLINE only from clatconsortiumofnlu.ac.in website.
  • The CLAT 2019 examination will be held on Sunday, the 12th May 2019 (3:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
  • The CLAT 2019 examination will be held in OFFLINE mode
  • The candidates are first required to register themselves at the CLAT-2019 website by using personal mobile number and e-mail Id. Upon registration, an OTP will be sent to the given mobile number for validation. Once your mobile number is validated, you can login using your mobile number and the password you provided at the time of registration.
  • No alteration/editing in the online application form can be done after successful submission/final submission of the form.
  • The candidate shall fill his/her preference order for all 21 NLUs at the time of online application itself. No change shall be allowed in the preference once the form is submitted by the candidate.

Documents to be uploaded with the Online Application.

  1. Front facing passport size recent photograph with plain background
  2. Signature of the candidate
  3. Category certificate if you are applying under SC/ST/OBC
  4. Relevant certificate issued by competent authority if you are applying if candidate is P.W.D
  5. Relevant certificate issued by competent authority if you are coming under BPL category
  6. Relevant certificate for your respective State of Domicile

NOTE:

  • The original certificates/documents issued by the competent authority as specified in the brochure are to be submitted to the allotted University in the form and manner as specified by the respective universities at the time of admission.
  • The photograph and signature of the candidate need not be attested while submitting the Online Application Form.
  • No hard copy of the filled in online application form is to be sent to the CLAT Consortium Office.
  • All documents/certificates should be uploaded in pdf format only.

Application Fee

  • Application fees can be paid only online.
  • Application fee for General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI candidates : Rs.4,000/-
  • Application fee for SC/ST/BPL category candidates: Rs.3,500/-
  • The cost of previous years’ question papers is Rs.500/- (not included in the CLAT-2019 application fee of Rs.4,000/- or Rs.3,500/- as the case may be.

Admit Card/Hall ticket

  • The Admit Card/Hall ticket can be downloaded by the candidate by logging into his/her account.

Admission Procedure

  • The admission to UG and PG programmes in participating universities under CLAT-2019 shall be completed through centralised online counselling conducted by the CLAT Consortium Office. The basis of allotment of seats shall be ‘merit-cum-preference’, i.e., the CLAT Rank, the order of preference given by the candidate in the CLAT application form and the category/categories selected by the candidate in the online application form and the number of seats and their division/break-up as available in each of the participating NLU. Online counselling shall start after the declaration of CLAT-2019 results.

Study Materials: X & XII

कक्षा – बारहवीं वीडियो लिंक
क्र.सं. विषय वीडियो लिंक/Video Link
1 भौतिक विज्ञान/ Physics भौतिक विज्ञान/ Physics
2 रसायन विज्ञान/ Chemistry रसायन विज्ञान/ Chemistry
3 जीव विज्ञान/ Biology जीव विज्ञान/ Biology
4 गणित/Mathematics गणित/Mathematics
कक्षा – दसवीं
क्र.सं. विषय लिंक/Link
1 हिन्दी/Hindi हिन्दी/Hindi
2 अंग्रेजी/English अंग्रेजी/English
3 सामाजिक विज्ञान/ Soc. Science सामाजिक विज्ञान/Soc. Science
4 विज्ञान/Science विज्ञान/Science

National Aptitude Test in Architecture :NATA 2019

What is NATA?

The National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) measures the aptitude of the applicant for specific field of study, i.e. Architecture. The test measures drawing and observation skills, sense of proportion, aesthetic sensitivity and critical thinking ability that have been acquired over a long period of time, and that are related to specific field of study, i.e. Architecture

National Aptitude Test in Architecture(NATA)23019 FOR Admission into  1ST Year  of 5 Year B.Arch Degree Course at various institution in India for the academic session 2019-20 shall be conducted by the council TWICE .First test on 14th April,2019 and second on 7thJuly2019 at the various designated centres all over India

Registration foe Examination Commencement Date End Date
First  Date 24.01.2019 11.03.2019
Second Test 24.01.2019 12.06.2019
Date & Time of Examination Subject and Marks of Examination Date & Time of Examination Subject and Marks of Examination
14.04.2019(Sunday) 10.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. 11.15 a.m. to 01.15 p.m.(Grand Total of 200 marks)  FIRST 60 minutes (one hour)-Part A (ONLINE) TOTAL 120 Marks Mathematics (MCQ) 20 Questions X 2marks each = 40 Marks General Aptitude (MCQ ) 40 Questions X 2marks each = 80 Marks 

LAST 120 minutes (two hours) –Part-B TOTAL 80 Marks Drawings in A4 Size paper 2 Questions X 40 marks each = 80 Marks

Second Examination:
07.07.2019 (Sunday) 10.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. 11.15 a.m. to 1.15 p.m. (Grand Total of 200 marks) FIRST 60 minutes (one hour)-Part A (ONLINE) TOTAL 120 Marks Mathematics (MCQ) 20 Questions X 2marks each = 40 Marks General Aptitude (MCQ ) 40 Questions X 2marks each = 80 Marks 

LAST 120 minutes (two hours) –Part-B TOTAL 80 Marks Drawings in A4 Size paper 2 Questions X 40 marks each = 80 Marks

Taking NATA-2019 Candidates may come from the following backgrounds:

  • Passed 10+2 scheme of examination with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and also 50% marks in aggregate at 10+2 level examination; (those appearing the 10+2 exam with PCM subjects in the current year may also provisionally appear in the exam, however, their result in NATA-2019 will be declared valid subject to fulfilling the above criteria).

For details please visit 

http://www.nata.in/

Ideate for India – creative solutions using technology’ – National Challenge

Ideate for India – creative solutions using technology, is a National level challenge conceptualised by National e-Governance Division, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India and Intel India for all students studying in classes 6 to 12 pan India.

The aim of this challenge is to give the young students of our country a platform and an opportunity to become solution creators for the problems they see around them and their communities

Eligibility
All school students from classes 6 – 12 across India.

Further details: https://ideateforindia.negd.in/