The Secondary School Leaving Certificate (commonly referred to as SSLC) is the most well attended exam in Karnataka state. This is equivalent to the 10th grade which is the first board exam a student would be attending. This exam came into existence in 1966. Approximately 877,000 students appeared for SSLC exam in 2017. In June this exam is […]
Education in Karnataka
Karnataka is known for its well-structured educational system. With a high total literacy rate of 75.60%, this state is also famed for recruiting a maximum number of teachers in all levels of education. In Karnataka, there are three types of schools, government schools, government-aided schools and unaided private schools.
English and Kannada are the two main instruction mediums in most of these schools. The syllabus taught in schools can be CBSE, ICSE, NIOS or state syllabus. After completing secondary education students take the SSLC test for getting admission in two years long Pre-University Course. The Karnataka Examination Authority holds a Common Entrance Test for admissions in major undergraduate courses such as Engineering, Medical, Dental and Technology.
Karnataka also has several reputed institutions for higher education such as Indian Institute of Science, Indian Institute of Management, National Law School of India University and Indian Institution of Technology (IIT), Dharwad. Read more about Education in Karnataka.
Common Entrance Test, also known as CET, is conducted by Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) to admit students into first year undergraduate courses in Engineering, Technology, Medical, Dental, Homoepathy, Ayurveda, Unani, Naturopathy, Yoga, Architecture and Agricultural courses in Government / University / Private unaided and private aided professional educational institutes of Karnataka. The CET was started […]
Rankings of Karnataka colleges published in various magazines in 2017. Please do inform us if you come across rankings published elsewhere. While Mysuru has many good colleges they never seem to feature in the top college ranking list. Karnataka colleges have to do a lot more to stay up in these charts. Multi-Disciplinary Universities by The […]
Department of Pre-University Education has announced the Karnataka II PUC Annual Examination Timetable 2017. All exams will be held in the morning session between 10:15 am and 1:30 pm. We wish all the candidates good luck. Please remember, these exams alone do not judge what you are, marks alone don’t matter in life. Passion does. […]
Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has announced the dates for the Common Entrance Test (CET) for 2017. However there is still a lot of suspense and stress for medical student aspirants – they are to wait for the Supreme Court’s final verdict on the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) to find out if they have to write […]
Rankings of Karnataka colleges published in various magazines in 2016. Please do inform us if you come across rankings published elsewhere. Karnataka colleges have to do a lot more to stay up in these charts. While Mysuru has many good colleges they never seem to feature in the top college ranking list. Arts College Rankings […]
The first Engineering College was started by the Mysore Government in 1917 at Bangalore. After 1946, three more colleges were started. By the time of Integration of the State, there were totally five engineering colleges (two Government and three private) in the State. By 1993-94 there were a total of 47 Engineering Colleges in the […]
The Strat School of Media Studies is an institute for media education in Bangalore. The institute was established with the intention of equipping students with in-depth knowledge and understanding of the media field so that they can become experts and entrepreneurs in this area. The institute is located in the Kalyan Nagar area of Bangalore. […]
Shri B M Kankanwadi Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya is a well-known educational institute for the study of Ayurveda. The college is situated in Shahapur in the Belgaum district in Karnataka. The college was established in the year 1933. The college is managed by Karnataka Liberal Education Society. Shri B M Kankanwadi Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya offers degree courses in […]
Shri Shivayogeshwar Rural Ayurvedic Medical College is an institution for the study of Ayurvedic medicine in Karnataka. The college is situated in Inchal in the Belgaum district of Karnataka. It is a private college that was established in the year 1997. The college is managed by Shri Shivanand Bharathi Education Society. Shri Shivayogeshwar Rural Ayurvedic […]