In order to identify talented students and to award them with scholarships, the National Council of Research and Training (NCERT) initiated National Talent Search Scheme (NTSS) in 1963. In the beginning, it was confined to the union territory of Delhi and in the year 1964, the scheme was extended every state across the country and […]
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.
Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship scheme by Social welfare department of GoK (Government of Karnataka) aims at providing financial assistance to the students from the SC/ST communities who are interested in pursuing higher education in foreign universities. Prabuddha Overseas Scholarship Scheme’s financial assistance is available to pursue Graduation, Post Graduation and PhD in Foreign universities /Institutions for […]
Exam timetable for 2nd PUC in Karnataka for the year 2018. 2nd PUC is equivalent of 12th grade. Post this exam students can join professional colleges.
Educating and looking after the well-being of young mothers is essential for a country like India to develop. Anganwadis in Karnataka and across the country is a mother and childcare development program sponsored by the government. The program gets its name from the courtyards that traditional Indian homes are known for. This was traditionally a […]
A recent survey by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has shown that Karnataka continues to be favored by international students seeking higher education. Karnataka topped the list of Indian states with foreign students by a huge margin. Let’s find out more about international students in Karnataka and why the state is popular among […]
Karnataka is one of the most preferred destinations for primary, secondary and +2 education today. Several religious mutts, trusts, societies and corporate entities are operating their schools and colleges here. And students in Karnataka can read textbooks online now. Read Text Books Online In Karnataka – Everything You Must Know Starting from this academic year, […]
This academic year, around 20 PU colleges in Karnataka will introduce sociology into the syllabus. Now the question is what is sociology? What a PU student can learn from the syllabus and how is s/he going to benefit from studying sociology. We co-exist with our fellow human beings in what is referred to as a […]
Tumkur is driving distance from Bangalore. Tumkur has some very famous Engineering colleges of Karnataka.
AICTE adds 50,000 new seats Karnataka gets 11,418 new seats Overall engineering intake dropped by almost 4 lakhs in 2 years Engineering has traditionally been one of the most preferred streams of study. However, the scene is gradually changing. Though over 50,000 new seats have been approved for the coming year, the total intake has […]
50:50 seat matrix scrapped Single cutoffs to be maintained for both genders Reservations to continue as before Admission merit for colleges in Karnataka will now be gender neutral. In a move that gives girls and boys an equal chance to study at Karnataka’s best pre-university (PU) colleges, the department of PU education dispensed with its […]