OBC quota in DU: A question of eligibility The OBC quota of undergraduate seats in Delhi University remains unfilled as the government and Delhi University (DU) wrangle about the eligibility criteria.
While the Ministry of Human Development Resource Development (MHRD) is pushing DU to fill the 27 per cent OBC quota in undergraduate admissions, DU cannot seem to find enough OBC students who meet its eligibility criteria even after five rounds of admissions.
Some engineering colleges scrap seats, some add second shifts
Twelve engineering colleges in Karnataka have decided to reduce admissions to certain courses and even shut down certain departments. That is because, surprisingly, there are no takers for those seats and courses. Last year, more than 14,500 of the 76,000
IIMs want company for CAT Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are planning to form a company for conducting the computerized Common Admission Test (CAT). They want to reduce the load on their faculties, as planning and coordinating CAT affects their focus on the academics.