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Sunday, November 30, 2008

Admission To Master of Sciences (Informatics) 2009-11 - IIC - UDSC

Institute of Informatics & Communication

University of Delhi South Campus (UDSC)

Application are invited for admission to Master of Sciences (Informatics)

For the session 2009-11

The M.Sc (Informatics) programme focuses on convergence of computer & telecommunication. IIC graduates have been well placed in leading IT Industry.

Admission Criterion: Objective type written test followed by interview and group discussion.

Eligibility: Appeared/Passed in any of the following degrees or equivalent qualification from a recognized university / institution with at least 50% (45% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate.

(1) Bachelor.....Degree under 10+2+3 scheme

(B.Sc/B.Sc(H)/B.Appl.SC.) in Physical Science/Chemical Science/Electronic Sciences/Mathematical Science / Computer Science / any combination of subjects with at last two from these disciplines.

(2) B.E / B.Tech Degree in any discipline.

Numbers of Seats: (62) (Including reserved seats, as per Delhi University Norms) Details are available in Information Bulletin.

How To Apply: Information Bulletin and Application form an be obtained between 10.00 am to 4.00 pm from IIC, UDSC, New Delhi - 110021 only against a demand draft of Rs. 600/- (for general category) and Rs. 350/- (for reserve category) in favour of Director, UDSC payable at the SBI, New Delhi (Code No. 7687), Add Rs. 50/- extra in case of Postal requisition. Application Form can also be downloaded from website: and can be sent along with the demand draft of prescribed fee.

Last dates:

Requisition for the application forms by posts: 27th December 2008

Sale of application form the counter: 17th January 2009

Receipt of duly completed forms (both by registers post or in person):
17th January 2009

Date of Entrance Examination: 1st February 2009 (Sunday)

Test Centre:
Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bangalore and Lucknow.

Note: University reserves the right to cancel any centre at outside Delhi.

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MD / MS & PG Diploma Courses (April 2009 Session) - JIPMER

Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER) Puducherry
An Institution of National Importance under Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India

Admission Notice - E-4/2008

MD / MS & PG Diploma Courses (April 2009 Session)

Applications are invited from Resident Indian Nationals with MBBS Degree (recognised by Medical Council of India), who have completed or due to complete Internship (Rotatory Houseman ship) training by 31-3-2009, Names of the courses, reservation of seats for various categories, method of entrance examination, process of counseling using roster point reservation are detailed in JIPMER webiste:

Prospectus and Application Forms (A&B) can be obtained on cash payment of Rs. 1000/- (for Unreserved UR/Institute INST/Other Backward Classes OBC) and Rs. 800/- (SC/ST) from only The State Bank of India, JIPMER campus branch from 01.12.2008 to 06.01.2009. The bank timings when the applications will be available are 10.00 am to 4.00 p.m on all working days (Monday to Friday) and from 10.00 am to 12.00 noon on Saturdays. Application forms can also be had from Professor (Academic), JIPMER, Puducherry - 605 006 upto 30th December 2008 through postal requests, accompanied by M.I.C.R Bank Draft of Rs. 1000/- (UR/INST/OBC) and Rs. 800/- (SC/ST) drawn in favour of "Accounts Officer, JIPMER" payable at any Nationalized Bank in Puducherry, Union Territory. Two 13cm width * 7cm height self addressed labels must accompany the postal request for correct delivery of the Application Forms.

JIPMER MD/MS/PG/Diploma 2009 Applications can be submitted an ON-LINE process (Internet based) by accessing the Website: from 01-12-2008 to 31-12-2008. The candidates should first pay the non - refundable application fee of Rs. 1000/- (UR/INST/OBC) and Rs. 800/- (SC/ST) by obtaining a demand draft as mentioned above. The draft details are required while filling up on-line form. Candidates are required to take a pint out of the on-line application form with the number after successful submission of data. The printed Form with the candidate's signature, left thumb print, photograph and the Demand Draft must be sent by Speed Post so as to reach the Professor (Academic), JIPMER Puducherry - 605 006 by 06th January 2009 - 4.00 pm. Attested copies of OBC Non creamy layer certificate / SC / ST candidates / Medical certificate in support of Orthopedic disability must be enclosed with the application form wherever applicable. Failure to enclose these certificates will render the completed applications (both Offline and On-line) ineligible for entrance examination. Service candidates are required to enclose a No Objection Certificate from their Head of Office along with the completed application forms.

Please Note: Online application will be issued Half-Ticket for Entrance Examination only after the postal receipt of the completed form, Bank Draft and necessary enclosures by the offices Professor (Academic), JIPMER.

Unsigned / Incompletely filled in applications / Applications received after 6th January 2009 will be rejected and drafts enclosed will not be refunded. No further correspondence will be entertained in this regard.

Important Dates:

Issue of Application For,s (Online / Sale by cash / Postal request):
1st December 2008 Monday

Last Date for Issue of application (Postal request & Online): 31st December 2008 (Wednesday)

Last Date for receipt of completed applications (Both Of-line and ON-line): 6th January 2009 (Tuesday)

Date of JIPMER Entrance Examination: 15th February 2009 (Sunday)

Centre for Entrance Examination: Puducherry Only.

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NIFT Admissions 2009

National Institute of Fashion Technology
Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India

Admissions 2009




B.Des. (Accessory Design)
B.Des. (Fashion Communication)
B.Des. (Fashion Design)
B.Des. (Knitwear Design)
B.Des. (Leather Design)
B.Des. (Textile Design)

B.FTech. (Apparel Production)


M.Des. (Design)
M.F.M. (Fashion Management)
M.FTech. (Fashion Technology)


Application Form Available 24th Nov. to 31st Dec., 2008

Last date of Submission of Application Form 7th Jan., 2009

Written Entrance Examination 8th Feb., 2009

Declaration of Written Examination Result Mid March, 2009

Situation Test/GD/Interviews
April-May, 2009

Declaration of Final Results End of May, 2009

PLEASE NOTE: Candidates are advised to refer to NIFT website for detailed information. The Prospectus can be obtained by hand from selected branches of AXIS BANK across the country on payment of Rs. 250/- (the list of selected branches is available on NIFT website). Prospectus can also be obtained by hand for Rs. 250/- or by post on payment of Rs.350/- by way of demand draft in favour of NIFT Payable at New Delhi from any of the NIFT centres.


Online Application Form for Admission-2009:

List of AXIS Bank Branches for sale of Prospectus

Prospectus-2009 (Programmes)

Prospectus-2009 (Admission Guidelines)

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Admission To 5 Year Integrated Masters (M.S.) Programme - IISERs

Indian Institute of Science Education And Research (IISER)

Admission To 5 Year Integrated Masters (M.S.) Programme

Education and research in science are the foundation of knowledge supremacy, economic prosperity and good health. Taking advantage the latest technological innovations to ushar in an era of advanced scientific learning in the country is the primary goal of Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs). Five IISERs have been established by the Government of Indian at Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, pune and Thiruvananthapuram. This is a unique initiative in science education in India where teaching and education are totally integrated with state–of-the-art research nurturing both curiosity and creativity in an intellectually vibrant atmosphere of research. The IISERs aim to become science institutes of the highest international caliber. Each IISERs is an autonomous institution conducting its own Masters and Doctoral programmes. Students are encouraged to work on research projects during the vacation periods in the first four years of their Masters programme in various research institutes outside IISER.

IISER have 5 – year integrated MS (after 10+2) in the Sciences (BCMP) with interdisciplinary course and emphasise on research. There are vibrant Doctoral and Postdoctoral research programs in a variety of modern areas, with faculty of international repute. All the selected students will be provided INSPIRE SCHOLARSHIP by the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India.

Admission to 5 year MS program is through competitive examinations such as KVPY, IIT-JEE and from 2010 onward through IISER’s own national entrance examination.

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Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research

Pondicherry 605 006


8th National Conference of Indian Society of Cleft Lip,

Palate & Craniofacial Anomalies (ISCLPCA)

12th February – 15th February 2009

Theme: Refinement and Rehabilitation

Venue: Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research

Pondicherry-605006, INDIA

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Saturday, November 29, 2008


Consortium of Medical, Engineering And Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMEDK)

Admission to Post Graduate Courses in Private, Unaided, Medical & Dental Colleges of Karnataka for the Academic Year 2009-10 through COMEDK Post Graduate Entrance Test and Centralised Counselling

(COMEDK PGET - 2009)

Karnataka Private Medical and Dental Colleges Association and Karnataka Unaided Private Engineering Colleges Association have set up 'COMEDK' to organize a 'Common Entrance Test and Centralised Counselling' that would facilitate selection of candidates on merit for admission to Post Graduate courses offered by member institutions (Medical and Dental)

COMEDK Entrance Test & publication of test score and rank list will be followed by centralised counselling (single window system)

The details of the counselling arrangement made will be published in due course on website

Candidates are advised to visit the COMEDK website regularly for all updates.

(Note: Further media communication may not be issued)

COMEDK invites application for taking COMEDK PGET - 2009 from eligible candidates seeking admission to PG courses in Medical & Dental streams for the academic year 2009-10

For relevant and important information about "COMEDK PGET - 2009", kindly refer to the brochure on the website

The fee structure of each Member Institution and other details is also made available on their website

Eligibility Criteria for applying to COMEDK PGET - 2009

Applicants should have successfully passed all years of their M.B.B.S. /B.D.S from and institution recognised by MCI/DCI and must have completed / completing their internship by 30th April 2009

Applications are to be filled online on website ( after obtaining a DD of Rs. 1500/- (One thousand Five Hindered Only) in favour of COMEDK - 2009, payable at Bangalore (Non refundable fee) & posted to the below given COMEDK address along with the DD and the documents asked for so as to reach on or before 05/01/2009

Visit website ( for details and for application.

Calender of Events

Commencements of issue of Application Online: 02/12/2008

Last Date for Receipt of completed Application Form: 05/01/2009

Last Date for Dispatch of Test Admission Tickets: 13/01/2009

COMEDK PGET-2009 Test Day: 08/02/2009

Publishing of Answer Keys: 08/02/2009

Last Date for receiving objections pertaining to Answer Keys: 14/02/2009

Publishing of Test Scores: 23/02/2009

Last Date for receiving objections pertaining to Test Scores: 26/02/2009

Publishing Rank List: 28/02/2009

Last Date for Dispatch of Rank Cards: 10/03/2009

#37, First Floor, Ramanashree Chambers
Lady Curzon Road, Bangalore: 560001
Fax: 91-80-25598309

Shri Shamanur Shivashankarappa
President, KPM & DCA

Dr. M.R Jayaram
Chairman, COMEDK
Secretary, KPM & DCA

Help Desk: Tel: 91-80-41132810 (4 Lines)


Friday, November 28, 2008

B.Pharm Lateral Entry 2008




1. Applications are invited for the Entrance Examination for admission to B Pharm Courses [through Lateral Entry] for the year, 2008 in the Government and Private-Self financing Colleges.

2. Eligibility for Admission (i) Nativity: Applicant should be an Indian citizen of Kerala origin. (ii) Academic qualifications: Diploma in Pharmacy [Candidate shall have studied in an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India and shall have passed the diploma examination conducted by the State Board of D Pharm Examinations or equivalent and must have a minimum of 50% marks for the second year D Pharm examination]. (For SEBC/OEC candidates, 5% relaxation in marks is allowed and for SC/ST candidates a pass in the qualifying examination will be sufficient).

3. Selection and Entrance Examination: Selection of candidates to state quota seats will be made on the basis of an Entrance Examination to be conducted by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, [CEE] at Thiruvananthapuram on 21.12.2008. It will consist of one Paper, of two hours duration and having 100 Objective Type (Multiple Choice) Questions. Candidates except those belonging to SC/ST categories have to secure a minimum of 10% marks in the Entrance examination, to qualify and to figure in the rank list.

4. Application forms: Prospectus and Application form will be available from 14.11.2008, in the website The application form is common for all candidates. Candidates seeking admission to this course can apply in the prescribed format, after downloading the application form, from the website, along with necessary documents and a Demand Draft [Rs.300/- for General candidates and Rs. 150/- for SC/ST candidates] drawn on a nationalized bank, in favour of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, payable at Thiruvananthapuram. Application forms will not be sold from the office of the CEE or office of the DME. Application fee once remitted will not be refunded under any circumstances.

5. Last date and time for receipt of filled-in application forms: Candidates seeking admission should forward their completed application with all the required documents to the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, Housing Board Buildings, Santhinagar, Thiruvananthapuram – 695 001, either by Registered post / hand delivery /speed post so as to reach him before 5 pm on 06.12.2008 (Saturday).

6. Late, defective and incomplete applications will be summarily rejected. No correspondence will be undertaken in this regard. CEE will not be responsible for any postal delay.

7. Candidates will neither be allowed, to include any information in the application form nor allowed to submit any certificates / documents claiming reservation or any other benefits, after the submission of the application, under any circumstances.

8. Candidates must note that, they have to obtain the required certificates in the body of the application form itself, wherever specified. The certificates that are attached separately along with the application form will not be considered under any circumstances.

9. The CEE will conduct the Entrance Examination, prepare and publish the rank list of candidates of all candidates who qualify in the Entrance Examination and forward the same to the Director of Medical Education.

10. The allotment and admission will be done by the DME, based on various provisions laid down in the Prospectus, approved by the Government of Kerala.

NOTE: Candidates may go through the various provisions of the Prospectus available in the Official web site of the CEE at “”, before filling up the application forms.

Click Here For Notification in Malayalam

Click Here For Prospectus

Click Here For Application Form For General Candidates

Click Here For Application Form For SC/ST Candidates

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Entrance Examination for Admission to Post Graduate Degree Courses in Homoeopathy (M D Homoeo), Kerala: 2008- 2009


Entrance Examination for Admission to Post Graduate Degree Courses in Homoeopathy (M D Homoeo), Kerala: 2008- 2009


1. Applications are invited for the Entrance Examination for admission to M D Homoeopathy Courses for the year 2008-2009 in the Government Homoeopathic Medical Colleges, at Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode.

2. Eligibility for Admission:

(i) Nationality : Applicant should be an Indian Citizen.

(ii) Academic Qualifications : BHMS Degree (Direct/Graded) or its equivalent, declared thereto, by the Central Council of Homoeopathy. Candidates who complete the prescribed internship training on or before 31.10.2008 are also eligible to apply for the Entrance Examination subject to the condition that they should produce the Medical Council Registration Certificate at the time of admission. Candidates who have passed the final year examination with more than three chances are not eligible for admission.

(iii) Age: The candidates otherwise eligible for admission should not be more than 45 years as on 01.01.2009 subject to relaxation of a maximum of five years in the case of SC/ST Candidates and Teachers of Homoeopathic Medical Colleges/Research Officers of Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy.

3. Selections and Entrance Examination:
Selection of Candidates except for the seats reserved under Rural Service Quota and for Teachers working in the Private as well as Government Homoeopathic Medical Colleges in Kerala will be made on the basis of the rank in an Entrance Examination to be conducted by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations (CEE) at Thiruvananthapuram on 10.01.2009 (Saturday). It will consist of two papers, each of two hours duration and each Paper having 150 Objective type (Multiple Choice) questions.

4. Application forms: The Application form is common for all candidates. The Prospectus and application form can be downloaded from the Website at from 25.11.2008 onwards. Application forms will not be sold from the office of the CEE or from the Government Homoeopathic Medical Colleges.

5. How to apply: Those candidates, whose selection is based on the Entrance Examination should forward their filled up applications along with supporting documents and a Demand Draft of Rs. 800/- (Rupees Eight Hundred Only) for General candidates / Rs. 400/- (Rupees Four Hundred only) for SC/ST candidates, drawn on any Nationalized Bank in favour of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, payable at Thiruvananthapuram to the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, Housing Board Buildings, Santhinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala – 695 001, either by Registered post or hand delivery so as to reach him before the last date prescribed for the receipt of application form.

Candidates applying against the seats reserved under Rural Service Quota and for Teachers Quota in Government and Private Homoeopathic Medical Colleges should send their applications routed through their Heads of Departments/Institutions with necessary NOC furnished in the application form and the application fee of Rs. 800/- by way of Demand Draft (drawn from any Nationalized Bank, in favour of the Principal and Controlling Officer, Government Homoeopathic Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, payable at Thiruvananthapuram) to the Director of Homoeopathy, East Fort, Thiruvananthapuram -695 023 [ in case of Rural Service Quota ] or to the Principal and Controlling Officer, Government Homoeopathic Medical college, Iranimuttom, Thiruvananthapuram, Pin- 695 009, [in case of Teacher’s Quota] on or before the last date of receipt of application. Fee once remitted will not be refunded on any account.

6. Last date and time for receipt of filled-in application forms: All Candidates including those applying against seats reserved for Teachers/Rural Service Quota should forward their completed application to the respective authorities so as to reach them before 20.12.2008 (Saturday). Late applications including those brought after 5 PM on 20.12.2008 will not be accepted. The CEE or the other officers will not be responsible for any postal delay.

7. Belated, incomplete, defective and wrongly addressed applications will be summarily rejected and no correspondence will be undertaken in this regard. Candidates will neither be allowed to include any information in the application form nor to submit any certificates / documents claiming reservation or any benefits, after the submission of the application, under any circumstances. Candidates must note that they have to obtain the required certificates in the respective format given in the Application form. The certificates, which are not in the format specified in the application form, will not be considered under any circumstances.

8. The CEE will conduct the Entrance Examination, publish a Rank list of candidates based on merit as assessed at the Entrance Examination and forward the same to Chairman and Convenor of the Selection Committee. The Selection Committee will make the allotments and forward the Select list to the Colleges concerned for making admission.

Candidates may go through details given in the Prospectus for admission to the Post Graduate Homoeopathy Courses: 2008-09, approved by the Government of Kerala and published by the Principal and Controlling Officer, Government Homoeopathic Medical College, Iranimuttom, Thiruvananthapuram, before filling the application form.

Click Here For Notification in Malayalam

Click Here For Prospectus

Click Here For Application Form (For General Candidates)

Click Here For Application Form (For SC/ST Candidates)

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KEAM 2009

Government of Kerala
Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations
Housing Board Buildings, Santhi Nagar, Thiruvananthapuram - 695 001



Kerala Engineering Architecture Medical

The Entrance Examinations for admission to Professional Degree Courses for the year 2009 will be conducted as per the following schedule:


Paper I: Physics & Chemistry

Date: 20.04.2009 (Monday)

Time: 10 AM - 12.30 PM

Paper II: Mathematics

Date: 21.04.2009 (Tuesday)

Time: 10 AM - 12.30 PM


Paper I: Chemistry & Physics

Date: 22.04.2009 (Wednesday)

Time: 10 AM - 12.30 PM

Paper II: Biology

Date: 23.04.2009 (Thursday)

Time: 10 AM - 12.30 PM

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Thursday, November 27, 2008

Admission Notice 2008-09 For Directorate of Distance Education - Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology

Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology (GJUS&T) Hisar, Haryana
('A' Grade NAAC Accredited)

Directorate of Distance Education

Admission Notice 2008-09

Applications are invited for admission to the following Distance Education programmes for the Session 2008-09

(1) MA (Mass Communication)

Eligibility: Graduation in any from recognized university

MA (Mass Communication) 2nd year (under lateral entry scheme)

Eligibility: P.G Diploma in Journalism / Communication / Mass Communication / Advertising/ Public Relations from a recognized University after graduation in any disciplines from a recognized University

(2) PG Diploma in Environmental Management

Eligibility: Bachelor' s Degree in any discipline

(3) PG Diploma in Advertising & Public Relations (PGDA&PR)

Eligibility: Bachelor' s Degree in any discipline

(4) PG Diploma in Bakery Science & Technology (PGDBST)

Eligibility: Bachelor' s Degree in any discipline

(5) PG Diploma in Industrial Safety Management (PGDISM)

Eligibility: Graduation in any discipline

(6) PG Diploma in Counselling & Behaviour Modification (PGDCBM)

Eligibility: Post Graduate in any discipline / LL B after graduation

(7) Master of Insurance Business (MIB)

Eligibility: Any graduates or Post Graduate degree from the recognized University or fellow of ICSI/ICAI/ICFAI/ICWAI

(8) Master of Commerece (M.Com)

Eligibility: Any graduate from the recognized University or fellow of ICSI/ICAI/ICFAI/ICWAI/ Similar body

(9) MCA (5 years Integrated course after 10+2)

Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent exam. From Board of School Education, Haryana/CBSE or any other Board recognized by Board of School Education Haryana / CBSE or 3 years Diploma from Board of Technical Education, Haryana or its equivalent from recognized Board.

(10) BA (Mass Communication)

Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent exam. From Board of School Education, Haryana/CBSE or any other Board recognized by Board of School Education Haryana / CBSE or 3 years Diploma from Board of Technical Education, Haryana or its equivalent from recognized Board.

(11) Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent exam. From Board of School Education, Haryana/CBSE or any other Board recognized by Board of School Education Haryana / CBSE or 3 years Diploma from Board of Technical Education, Haryana or its equivalent from recognized Board.

(12) PG Diploma in Taxation (PGDT)

Eligibility: Any Graduate or Post Graduate degree from the recognized University or fellow of ICSI/ICAI/ICFAI/ICWAI

(13) Bachelor of Fashion Studies (BFS) (only through study centers)

Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent exam. from Board of School Education, Haryana/CBSE or any other Board recognized by Board of School Education Haryana/CBSE or 3 years Diploma from Board of Technical Education. Haryana or its equivalent from recognized Board with atleast 40% marks.

Last Date for all Courses: With late Fee of Rs. 500/-: 30-11-2008

With Late fee of Rs. 1000/- 31-12-2008

Last Date of MBA, PGDCA, M.Sc. (CS) & MCA-3 Years courses stands closed on 31-10-2008

The Prospectus can be obtained from the Directorate of Distance Education, Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology Hisar on cash payment of Rs. 400/- (Rs. 100/- for SC/BC of Haryana) These can also be obtained by sending DD of Rs. 450/- (Rs. 150 in case of SC/BC of Haryana) favouring Registrar, GJUS&T, Hisar. The students can submit their admission form either directly to the Directorate of Distance Education or through the Study Centres, the list of which is available on University website.

For more information contact: Ph. No. 01662-263158, 263141, 263157, 263135 or visit: Website:

India won by 6 Wickets - 5th ODI

India won by 6 Wickets against England in 5th ODI

India - England One Day Series

Match 5

India won by 6 Wickets

5th ODI at Cuttack, on 26 November 2008

Match Summary

England: 270/4 in 50 Overs

India: 273/4 in 43.4 Overs

Man of the Match: Sehwag (91 Runs)

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Certificate in Community Radio Session - January 2009 - IGNOU

School of Journalism and New Media Studies
Indira Gandhi National Open University
Maidan Garhi, New Delhi - 110 068

Certificate in Community Radio Session - January 2009

A first of its kind in Asia, the Certificate Programme in Community Radio opens up opportunity for community members, broadcast professional and academic institutions to learn the technical aspects of community broadcasting.

This certificate Course provides in depth information on the different functions of community radio and also offers hands - on training in operation - both managerial and technical. For operational community radio stations, this is an opportunity to train their staff and volunteers and also earn while they learn.

Duration of Course: 6 Months

Eligibility Criteria: 10+2 or any equivalent qualification

Course Fee: Rs. 4000

Application Form: Rs. 200(+Rs. 50 if received by post)

Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) likely to offer 150 Scholarships.

The Certificate Programme on community Radio includes: Theory Courses and Practical Training in a select Community Radio Station within India.

Application Form for this Certificate Course can be downloaded from, or obtained from any IGNOU Regional Centre or Headquarters in Delhi.

Last date for receiving Application Form is 20th December 2008

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NBE-Post Doctoral Fellowship Entrance Examination January, 2009

(Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India)
NAMS Building, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi-110029,
Tel: 011-46054605
Website :

NBE-Post Doctoral Fellowship Entrance Examination JANUARY – 2009

National Board of Examinations will conduct the Entrance Examinations for entrance to NBE-Post Doctoral Fellowship courses in the following Sub specialties.


1. Critical Care Medicine

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MD (Anaesth.)
DNB/MD ( Resp. Med.)

2. Reproductive Medicine

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MD (Obs.Gyn)

3. Cardiac Anaesthesia

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MD (Anaesth)

4. Minimal Access Surgery

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MS (General Surgery)

5. Vitreo-Retinal Surgery

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MS (Ophthal.)

6. Interventional Cardiology

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/DM (Cardiology)

7. Pediatric Cardiology

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MD (Pediatrics)
DNB/DM (Cardiiology)

8. Spine Surgery

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MS (Ortho)
DNB/MCh (Neurosurgery)

9. Hand & Micro Surgery

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MCh (Plastic Surgery)
DNB/MS (Ortho)
DNB/MS (Gen Surgery)

10. Trauma Care

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MS (Gen. Surgery)
DNB/MS (Ortho)
DNB/MCh (Neuro Surg)
DNB/MD (Anaesth)

11. Pediatric Hemato Oncology

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MD (Pediatrics)

12. Pediatric Intensive Care

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MD (Pediatrics)

13. Laboratory Medicine

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MD (Pathology /Microbiology/ Biochemistry/ Gen. Medicine)

14. Infectious Disease

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MD (Medicine)

15. High Risk Pregnancy & Perinatology

Eligibility Criteria:

DNB/MD (Obst. Gynae)

For details of the scheme of the examination, eligibility criteria, admission procedure and list of NBE accredited hospitals for NB Fellowship (Sub-Specialty) courses, please refer to the information bulletin cum application form, which can be:

1. Downloaded from the website (bulletin fee of Rs. 500/- will have to be paid for downloaded forms alongwith the fee for examination) (15.11.2008 onwards).

2. Obtained on cash payment of Rs.500/- from selected branches of Indian Bank (18.11.2008 onwards), For list of branches of the bank, Kindly refer to detailed notice at website



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Entrance Tests for admission: 2009-2010 - Panjab University

Panjab University (PU) Chandigarh

Entrance Tests for admission: 2009-2010

The University will hold Entrance Test for admission to various courses in the Teaching Departments/Institutes and its affiliated colleges, for the session 2009-2010 as under:

(1) MD/MS (for admission at Government Medical College & Hospital, Sector 32, Chandigarh

Proposed Dates: 28.01.2009 (Prospectus will be available in 3rd week of December, 2008)

(2) Management Entrance Test (MET) for admission to MBA in Ret. Mgt. Banking & Ins. Telcom & IT, Infrast Mgt., Pharma Mgt and Hospital Mgt at UIAMS

Proposed Dates: 22.03.2009 (Prospectus will be available in 1st week of January 2009)

(3) CET (for admission to first year of MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS, B.Pharma, BSc Hons School and BA LLB (Hons)

Proposed Dates: 17.05.2009 (Prospectus will be available in 2nd week of March 2009)

(4) OCET
(LLB, LLM, MCA, ME(IT, Elec & Comm, CSE), MTech (Inst. Micro, Nano Sci. ) MBA (Exe), MBE, MBACIT, MCom (E-Comm) BP.Ed. MP Ed. MSc (Hons School /2 year course, MA Journalism and MA English

Proposed Dates: 30.05.2009-02.06.2009 (Prospectus will be available in Last week of March 2009)

(5) B.Ed./M.Ed.
(Correspondence) M.Ed. (Regular affiliated colleges and Dept. of Edu. PU) B.Ed* (Regular for Chandigarh Colleges)

Proposed Dates: 05.07.2009 (Prospectus will be available in the last week of April 2009)

(6) Ph.D./M.Phil

Proposed Dates: 12.07.2009 (Prospectus will be available in 2nd week of may 2009)

(7) PULEET (Lateral Engineering Entrance Test)

Proposed Dates: 02.08.2009 (Prospectus will be available in 2nd week of June 2009

* Subject to authorization by the Chandigarh Administration

Information about all the entrance tests would be available on University website from time-to-time.

Controller of Examinations

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NEE - 2009

(Deemed University u/s 3 of the UGC Act, 1956)


Applications on prescribed forms are invited from the eligible candidates for admission in Base (Certificate), Diploma and Degree Modules at NERIST in the Technology/Engineering and Forestry streams. The Entrance examinations NEE-II & NEE-III will be held on 25th April, 2009 (Saturday) and NEE-I on 26th April, (Sunday). No. of seats: a) Base (NEE-I)-180 (b) Diploma (NEE-II) - 72 (c) Degree (NEE-III)-72.

Application Form cum Information Brochure can be obtained from Main post offices located at district head quarters of all eight north eastern states and also from the GPO located at North Bengal, Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, Patna, Lucknow and New Delhi w.e.f. 01-12-2008 to 30-01-2009 @ Rs.100/- per form. Alternatively forms may also be obtained from the Directorate of Higher/Technical Education of all N.E.states between same period and same cost as stated above. Application form cum information brochure can also be down loaded from NERIST website: by adding Rs.100/- extra along with requisite examination fee.

Reservation: 80% seats @ 10% each to the eight N.E.states; 10% seats to All India other than N.E.region; 7% seats on merit basis for PRC from N.E states and 3% seats for PH with 40-75% locomotor disability. Note:1) Forms not properly filled in/ without DD or received late shall be rejected. 2) Completed application form must reach NERIST on or before 6th February, 2009 by post only. 3) For more information please call at 0360-2257401-10 Extn-6314/6008/6019.

Application Form will be available on 1st December, 2008. For details CLICK HERE

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Adam Smith Management Aptitude Test 2009

INC AdamSmith Institute of Management

Adam Smith Management Aptitude Test (ASMAT 2009)

MBA 2009-11

2 Year, Full Time Program

Eligibility: Graduation (50% and above)

ASMAT 2009: February 15, 2009 (10.00 AM-12:00 Noon) at 22 test centers

Interview: March 29-April 12, 2009

Classes From: June 01, 2009

AdamSmith Institute of Management (ASIM) is established by INC at Ahmadabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune.

ASMAT is the Aptitude Test for admission to ASIM. GMAT / CAT 2008 / IBSAT 2008 scores are also accepted.

ASIM has evolved a comprehensive student centric learning approach consisting of innovative structure, quality courseware, e-learning, library facilities, IT Labs, soft-skills development labs, strong industry interface, internships and final placements in reputed corporate houses.

INC has been achieving 100% placements for its students years after year. Over 19,000 alumni are currently pursuing fast-track careers with reputed organizations.

For Prospectus kit please send a DD for Rs. 1,000 in favour of "IUCF A/c ASMAT" payable at Hyderabad to:

Admission Officers,
ASIM HQ, 5th Floor, Mirra Trade Center,
Punjagutta, Hyderabad - 500082, India
Tel: 040 – 23430400 / 478
Fax: 040 – 23430477

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Monday, November 24, 2008

MBA Admission 2009-11 - SIBM Bangalore

Symbiosis International University

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bangalore

SIBM Bangalore

Mater of Business Administration 2009-11
(2 Year full time residential programme)

Eligibility: A graduate fro any statutory university with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks at graduation level.

Candidates passing degree examination by part time/correspondence courses are not eligible.

Students in the final year of graduation can apply but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% aggregate marks.

Diploma holder cannot apply.

How To Apply: Purchase SIBM prospectus by paying application fee of Rs. 1300/- through online application ( or send Demand Draft of Rs. 1300/- to the address mentioned below, in favour of "Director Symbiosis Institute of Business Management - Bangalore"

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bangalore
(Constituent of Symbiosis International University (SIU))
#95/1, 95/2, Electronics City, Phase-1, Hosur Road, Bangalore-560 100
Tel.: 080 - 66389999
Fax: 080 - 66389998

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MBA (IT) & M.Sc (CA) Admissions - SICSR

Symbiosis International University

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research SICSR

Admission Open

for Two Year Full Time Postgraduate Degree Programmes


Master of Business Administration in Information Technology

Specializations: Banking and Financial Market, Software Process Management, BIDW

M.Sc (CA)

Master of Science in Computer Application

Specializations: Software of Development, System Administration, Embedded System

Eligibility: For both programmes. Graduate in any discipline of any statutory University with minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST category candidates). Students appearing for exam may also apply.

Application Procedure:

Step 1:
Register online before 25th November 2008 at

Step 2: Prospectus for SICSR can be requested online through credit card from and also available at SICSR, For home delivery by courier, send Demand Draft 1200/- in favour of 'Director, Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research ' payable at Pune.

Step 3: Submit forms before 20th Jan 2009

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research,
1st Floor, Atur Centre, Gokhale Cross Road,
Model Colony, Pune - 411016.
Tel : (+91) 020 - 2567 5601 / 02 , Extension - 103
Fax : (+91) 020 - 2567 5603
Email :

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2009 MBA Admission - SIMS

Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies SIMS

Two Year Full Time Residential MBA Programmes in

Systems & International Business

Eligibility: Candidates should be dependents of defense personnel or be sponsored by industry. They should carry a bachelors degree from a statutory university with minimum of 50% aggregate marks for details log on to

Service officers can also apply on study leave basis

Application Procedure:

STEP 1: Appear in SNAP Test 2008 on 21st December 2008.

STEP 2: Procure copy of SIMS Prospectus for 2009 -11 batch OR refer the website at for details. Prospectus available on payment of Rs.1,200/- by demand draft favouring ‘Director, SIMS’, payable at Pune by courier (Rs. 50/- courier charges) or from Admission counter by hand.

STEP 3: Submit application form attached to prospectus OR application form downloaded from website along with demand draft, duly completed by due date.

Last date of receipt of application forms at SIMS : 10th Jan ’09

Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS)

Opp. Station EME Workshop, Range Hills Road, Khadki,
Pune - 411 020, India
Tel. (020) 30213201/239/250

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PGP Admission 2009-11 - Birla Institute of Management Technology, Greater Noida

Birla Institute of Management Technology Greater Noida

Admission Announcement 2009

Two Year Full Time Post Graduate Programmes
(Approved by AICTE, Ministry of HRD, Government of India)

Post Graduate Diploma in Management *
Post Graduate Diploma in Management (International Business)
Post Gradate Diploma in Management (Insurance Business)
Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Retail Management)

Eligibility: A recognized Degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate. Candidates in the final examination of Bachelor's Degree are also eligible to apply subject to the completion of degree requirements with minimum 50% marks.

Selection: Selection of the prorgramms is based on CAT 2008 performance, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

Application: Application can be made by any of the following modes:

Online filling of Application Form at of Rs. 1550/- is to be sent along with printable receipt)

Acquiring Application Form from the BIMTECH office on payment of Rs. 1500/- in cash or by post on sending DD of Rs. 1550/- along with self addressed slip of size 10 cm * 8 cm approx.

Acquiring Application Form from Channel Partner (List given on ) on payment of Rs. 1500/-

Acquire Application Form from various Axis Banks (List given on ) on payment of Rs. 1500/-

Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of "Birla Institute of Management Technology" payable at Greater Noida/ Noida/ Delhi)

Last date of Sale & Receipt of Form: December 10, 2008

All Correspondence including the requisition of Application should have
"PGP Admission 2009-11" superscribed on the envelope and must be sent to:
Manager (Admissions)
Birla Institute of Management Technology
Plot No. 5, Knowledge Part - II, Grater Noida - 201306
Phone : +91 (0)120 2323001 upto next 10 numbers
Fax : +91 (0)120 2323022/25

Declartion: BIMTECH uses CAT 2008 scores for shortlisting candidates for all programmes. IIMs have no role in either the selection process or in the conduct of the programmes.

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India won 4th ODI

India won 4th ODI

India - England One Day Series

Match 4

4th ODI at Bangalore, on 23 November 2008

Match Summary

India: 166/4 in 22 Overs

But due to rain, after D/L Method England needs 198 runs to win the Match

England: 178/8 in 22 Overs

Man of the Match: Virender Sehwag (69 Runs)

Saturday, November 22, 2008

Admission to MDS Course (Puducherry Domiciles / Residents & NRI / Foreign Nationals/ NRI Sponsored Students) (PGDEE) – 2009

Ph: 0413-2279601 to 2279606 & 2278124.
Fax: 0413-2278124 & 0413-2277255




Applications in the prescribed form are invited from Puducherry Domiciles and NRI/NRI Sponsored/Foreign students for admission to I MDS (Postgraduate) Courses through POST GRADUATE DENTAL ENTRANCE EXAMINATION – 2009, in MAHATMA GANDHI POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCES, PUDUCHERRY for the academic year 2009-2010 in the following Categories:

Category------- No. of Seats

Puducherry Domiciles/Residents (General – 2 & OBC –1)


Oral Pathology and Microbiology 1
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 1
Oral Medicine & Radiology 1

NRI/NRI Sponsored/Foreign students


Prosthodontics 1

Eligibility Criteria: Candidates who are completing their Internship not later than 31.03.2009 are eligible to apply. Candidates seeking admission under Puducherry Domiciles Category should be an Indian National and a domicile/resident of Puducherry.

PGDEE-2009: Candidates seeking admission to I MDS Course for the academic year 2009-10 should appear in the Post Graduate Dental Entrance Examination (PGDEE – 2009), on 18.01.2009. Post Graduate Dental Entrance Examination shall be held at MAHATMA GANDHI POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCES, PUDUCHERRY-605 006. (Only One Centre)

Admission Procedure:
Admission to I MDS Course is based on the marks obtained in the PGDEE-2009 only. A separate merit list will be prepared for the candidates appearing under NRI/NRI Sponsored/Foreign Students quota.

Application Procedure:

Cost of Application and Information Bulletin

1. For Puducherry Domiciles:

A) General/MBC/OBC Category
i) In person : Rs. 1500/- ii) By post : Rs. 1550/-

B) SC Category
i) In person : Rs. 450/- ii) By post : Rs. 500/-

2. For NRI/NRI Sponsored/Foreign students

i) In person : Rs. 3000/- (in Indian rupees) or equivalent in US dollars
ii) By Post : Rs. 3200/- (in Indian rupees) or equivalent in US dollars

Application forms along with Information Bulletin may be obtained from the OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR, MAHATMA GANDHI POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCES, Gorimedu, Puducherry-605006 or SBI Branch, Mahatma Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Dental Sciences campus or SBI Main Branch, Puducherry in person or by enclosing a crossed Demand Draft drawn in any Nationalised Banks in favour of the DIRECTOR, MAHATMA GANDHI POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCES, payable at Puducherry along with a requisition letter. Money Orders/Postal Orders/cheques etc. will not be accepted. The candidates may also apply in the application form downloadable at together with the prescribed fee by Demand Draft only in the name of the DIRECTOR, MAHATMA GANDHI POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCES, payable at Puducherry

For detailed information, please refer the Information Bulletin.

The application form duly filled in with all enclosures (Attested copies of certificates) should reach the DIRECTOR, MAHATMA GANDHI POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCES, Gorimedu, PUDUCHERRY– 605 006 on or before 27.12.2008 by 12.30 P.M.

Applications which are incomplete, defective or received after the due date and time shall be rejected summarily and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard. This Institution shall not be responsible for any postal delay or loss in transit.


1. Commencement of issue of application & information bulletin – 28.11.2008.
2. Last date for issue of application & information bulletin
– 27.12.2008 (11.00 A.M).
3. Last date for receipt of filled in Application – 27.12.2008 (12.30 P.M).
4. Date of Post Graduate Dental Entrance Examination - 2009 – 18.01.2009. (PGDEE) (9.00 A.M. to 12.00 Noon).

(By order, Chief Secretary to Govt. & Chairman, Board of Governors)

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Thursday, November 20, 2008

India won by 16 runs (D/L method) - 3rd ODI

India won by 16 runs (D/L method) against England in 3rd ODI

India - England One Day Series

Match 3

India won by 16 runs (D/L method)

3rd ODI at Kanpur, on 20 November 2008

Match Summary

England: 240 All Out in 48.4 Overs

India: 198/5 in 40 Overs

Man of the Match: Harbhajan Singh (3 Wickets)

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

BBA, B.Sc Results (September 2008) - GNDU

GNDU, Amritsar

BBA, B.Sc Results

The Results of BBA Part - 1 and B.Sc (Biotechnology) Part 2 and Part 3 examinations of Guru Nanak Dev University, which were held in September has been declared.

The results are available at GNDU website:



Part - I Awareness of persons, places, Buildings, Materials.) Objects, Texture related to Architecture and build~environment. Visualising three dimensional objects from two dimensional drawings. Visualising. different sides of three dimensional objects. Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal).

Part - II Three dimensional - perception: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms and elements, colour texture, harmony and contrast. Design and drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil. Transformation of forms both 2 D and 3 D union, substraction, rotation, development of surfaces and volumes, Generation of Plan, elevations and 3 D views of objects. Creating two dimensional and three dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms. Sketching of scenes and activities from memory of urbanscape (public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces etc.), landscape (river fronts, jungles. gardens, tre es, plants etc.) and rural life.

Candidates are advised to bring pencils, own geometry box set, erasers and colour pencils and crayons for the Aptitude Test.

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UNIT 1: SOME BASIC CONCEPTS IN CHEMISTRY Matter and its nature, Dalton’s atomic theory; Concept of atom, molecule, element and compound; Physical quantities and their measurements in Chemistry, precision and accuracy, significant figures, S.I. Units, dimensional analysis; Laws of chemical combination; Atomic and molecular masses, mole concept, molar mass, percentage composition, empirical and molecular formulae; Chemical equations and stoichiometry.

UNIT 2: STATES OF MATTER Classification of matter into solid, liquid and gaseous states. Gaseous State: Measurable properties of gases; Gas laws - Boyle’s law, Charle’s law, Graham’s law of diffusion, Avogadro’s law, Dalton’s law of partial pressure; Concept of Absolute scale of temperature; Ideal gas equation; Kinetic theory of gases (only postulates); Concept of average, root mean square and most probable velocities; Real gases, deviation from Ideal behaviour, compressibility factor, van der Waals equation, liquefaction of gases, critical constants. Liquid State: Properties of liquids - vapour pressure, viscosity and surface tension and effect of temperature on them (qualitative treatment only). Solid State: Classification of solids: molecular, ionic, covalent and metallic solids, amorphous and crystalline solids (elementary idea); Bragg’s Law and its applications; Unit cell and lattices, packing in solids (fcc, bcc and hcp lattices), voids, calculations involving unit cell parameters, imperfection in solids; Electrical, magnetic and dielectric properties.

UNIT 3: ATOMIC STRUCTURE Discovery of sub-atomic particles (electron, proton and neutron); Thomson and Rutherford atomic models and their limitations; Nature of electromagnetic radiation, photoelectric effect; Spectrum of hydrogen atom, Bohr model of hydrogen atom - its postulates, derivation of the relations for energy of the electron and radii of the different orbits, limitations of Bohr’s model; Dual nature of matter, de-Broglie’s relationship, Heisenberg uncertainty principle. Elementary ideas of quantum mechanics, quantum mechanical model of atom, its important features, ?? and ??2, concept of atomic orbitals as one electron wave functions; Variation of ?? and ??2 with r for 1s and 2s orbitals; various quantum numbers (principal, angular momentum and magnetic quantum numbers) and their significance; shapes of s, p and d - orbitals, electron spin and spin quantum number; Rules for filling electrons in orbitals – aufbau principle, Pauli’s exclusion principle and Hund’s rule, electronic configuration of elements, extra stability of half-filled and completely filled orbitals.

Kossel - Lewis approach to chemical bond formation, concept of ionic and covalent bonds. Ionic Bonding: Formation of ionic bonds, factors affecting the formation of ionic bonds; calculation of lattice enthalpy. Covalent Bonding: Concept of electronegativity, Fajan’s rule, dipole moment; Valence Shell Electron Pair Repulsion (VSEPR) theory and shapes of simple molecules. Quantum mechanical approach to covalent bonding: Valence bond theory - Its important features, concept of hybridization involving s, p and d orbitals; Resonance. Molecular Orbital Theory - Its important features, LCAOs, types of molecular orbitals (bonding, antibonding), sigma and pi-bonds, molecular orbital electronic configurations of homonuclear diatomic molecules, concept of bond order, bond length and bond energy. Elementary idea of metallic bonding. Hydrogen bonding and its applications.

UNIT 5: CHEMICAL THERMODYNAMICS Fundamentals of thermodynamics: System and surroundings, extensive and intensive properties, state functions, types of processes. First law of thermodynamics - Concept of work, heat internal energy and enthalpy, heat capacity, molar heat capacity; Hess’s law of constant heat summation; Enthalpies of bond dissociation, combustion, formation, atomization, sublimation, phase transition, hydration, ionization and solution. Second law of thermodynamics; Spontaneity of processes; DS of the universe and DG of the system as criteria for spontaneity, Dgo (Standard Gibbs energy change) and equilibrium constant.

UNIT 6: SOLUTIONS Different methods for expressing concentration of solution - molality, molarity, mole fraction, percentage (by volume and mass both), vapour pressure of solutions and Raoult’s Law – Ideal and non-ideal solutions, vapour pressure - composition, plots for ideal and non-ideal solutions; Colligative properties of dilute solutions - relative lowering of vapour pressure, depression of freezing point, elevation of boiling point and osmotic pressure; Determination of molecular mass using colligative properties; Abnormal value of molar mass, van’t Hoff factor and its significance.

Meaning of equilibrium, concept of dynamic equilibrium. Equilibria involving physical processes: Solid -liquid, liquid - gas and solid – gas equilibria, Henry’s law, general characterics of equilibrium involving physical processes. Equilibria involving chemical processes: Law of chemical equilibrium, equilibrium constants (Kp and Kc) and their significance, significance of DG and DGo in chemical equilibria, factors affecting equilibrium concentration, pressure, temperature, effect of catalyst; Le Chatelier’s principle. Ionic equilibrium: Weak and strong electrolytes, ionization of electrolytes, various concepts of acids and bases (Arrhenius, Br??nsted - Lowry and Lewis) and their ionization, acid - base equilibria (including multistage ionization) and ionization constants, ionization of water, pH scale, common ion effect, hydrolysis of salts and pH of their solutions, solubility of sparingly soluble salts and solubility products, buffer solutions.

UNIT 8: REDOX REACTIONS AND ELECTROCHEMISTRY Electronic concepts of oxidation and reduction, redox reactions, oxidation number, rules for assigning oxidation number, balancing of redox reactions. Eectrolytic and metallic conduction, conductance in electrolytic solutions, specific and molar conductivities and their variation with concentration: Kohlrausch’s law and its applications. Electrochemical cells - Electrolytic and Galvanic cells, different types of electrodes, electrode potentials including standard electrode potential, half - cell and cell reactions, emf of a Galvanic cell and its measurement; Nernst equation and its applications; Relationship between cell potential and Gibbs’ energy change; Dry cell and lead accumulator; Fuel cells; Corrosion and its prevention.

UNIT 9 : CHEMICAL KINETICS Rate of a chemical reaction, factors affecting the rate of reactions: concentration, temperature, pressure and catalyst; elementary and complex reactions, order and molecularity of reactions, rate law, rate constant and its units, differential and integral forms of zero and first order reactions, their characteristics and half - lives, effect of temperature on rate of reactions – Arrhenius theory, activation energy and its calculation, collision theory of bimolecular gaseous reactions (no derivation).

UNIT-10 : SURFACE CHEMISTRY Adsorption- Physisorption and chemisorption and their characteristics, factors affecting adsorption of gases on solids - Freundlich and Langmuir adsorption isotherms, adsorption from solutions. Catalysis - Homogeneous and heterogeneous, activity and selectivity of solid catalysts, enzyme catalysis and its mechanism. Colloidal state - distinction among true solutions, colloids and suspensions, classification of colloids - lyophilic, lyophobic; multi molecular, macromolecular and associated colloids (micelles), preparation and properties of colloids - Tyndall effect, Brownian movement, electrophoresis, dialysis, coagulation and flocculation; Emulsions and their characteristics.



UNIT 11: CLASSIFICATON OF ELEMENTS AND PERIODICITY IN PROPERTIES Modem periodic law and present form of the periodic table, s, p, d and f block elements, periodic trends in properties of elements atomic and ionic radii, ionization enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy, valence, oxidation states and chemical reactivity.

UNIT 12: GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND PROCESSES OF ISOLATION OF METALS Modes of occurrence of elements in nature, minerals, ores; Steps involved in the extraction of metals - concentration, reduction (chemical and electrolytic methods) and refining with special reference to the extraction of Al, Cu, Zn and Fe; Thermodynamic and electrochemical principles involved in the extraction of metals.

Position of hydrogen in periodic table, isotopes, preparation, properties and uses of hydrogen; Physical and chemical properties of water and heavy water; Structure, preparation, reactions and uses of hydrogen peroxide; Classification of hydrides - ionic, covalent and interstitial; Hydrogen as a fuel.

UNIT 14: S - BLOCK ELEMENTS (ALKALI AND ALKALINE EARTH METALS) Group - 1 and 2 Elements General introduction, electronic configuration and general trends in physical and chemical properties of elements, anomalous properties of the first element of each group, diagonal relationships. Preparation and properties of some important compounds - sodium carbonate, sodium chloride, sodium hydroxide and sodium hydrogen carbonate; Industrial uses of lime, limestone, Plaster of Paris and cement; Biological significance of Na, K, Mg and Ca.

UNIT 15: P - BLOCK ELEMENTS Group - 13 to Group 18 Elements General Introduction: Electronic configuration and general trends in physical and chemical properties of elements across the periods and down the groups; unique behaviour of the first element in each group. Groupwise study of the p – block elements Group – 13 Preparation, properties and uses of boron and aluminium; Structure, properties and uses of borax, boric acid, diborane, boron trifluoride, aluminium chloride and alums. Group – 14 Tendency for catenation; Structure, properties and uses of allotropes and oxides of carbon, silicon tetrachloride, silicates, zeolites and silicones. Group – 15 Properties and uses of nitrogen and phosphorus; Allotrophic forms of phosphorus; Preparation, properties, structure and uses of ammonia, nitric acid, phosphine and phosphorus halides, (PCl3, PCl5); Structures of oxides and oxoacids of nitrogen and phosphorus. Group – 16 Preparation, properties, structures and uses of dioxygen and ozone; Allotropic forms of sulphur; Preparation, properties, structures and uses of sulphur dioxide, sulphuric acid (including its industrial preparation); Structures of oxoacids of sulphur. Group – 17 Preparation, properties and uses of chlorine and hydrochloric acid; Trends in the acidic nature of hydrogen halides; Structures of Interhalogen compounds and oxides and oxoacids of halogens. Group –18 Occurrence and uses of noble gases; Structures of fluorides and oxides of xenon.

UNIT 16: d – and f – BLOCK ELEMENTS Transition Elements General introduction, electronic configuration, occurrence and characteristics, general trends in properties of the first row transition elements - physical properties, ionization enthalpy, oxidation states, atomic radii, colour, catalytic behaviour, magnetic properties, complex formation, interstitial compounds, alloy formation; Preparation, properties and uses of K2 Cr2 O7 and KMnO4. Inner Transition Elements Lanthanoids - Electronic configuration, oxidation states, chemical reactivity and lanthanoid contraction. Actinoids - Electronic configuration and oxidation states.

Introduction to co-ordination compounds, Werner’s theory; ligands, co-ordination number, denticity, chelation; IUPAC nomenclature of mononuclear co-ordination compounds, isomerism; Bonding-Valence bond approach and basic ideas of Crystal field theory, colour and magnetic properties; Importance of coordination compounds (in qualitative analysis, extraction of metals and in biological systems).

Environmental pollution - Atmospheric, water and soil. Atmospheric pollution - Tropospheric and Stratospheric Tropospheric pollutants – Gaseous pollutants: Oxides of carbon, nitrogen and sulphur, hydrocarbons; their sources, harmful effects and prevention; Green house effect and Global warming; Acid rain; Particulate pollutants: Smoke, dust, smog, fumes, mist; their sources, harmful effects and prevention. Stratospheric pollution- Formation and breakdown of ozone, depletion of ozone layer - its mechanism and effects. Water Pollution - Major pollutants such as, pathogens, organic wastes and chemical pollutants; their harmful effects and prevention. Soil pollution - Major pollutants such as: Pesticides (insecticides,. herbicides and fungicides), their harmful effects and prevention. Strategies to control environmental pollution.



UNIT 19: PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERISATION OF ORGANIC COMPOUNDS Purification - Crystallization, sublimation, distillation, differential extraction and chromatography - principles and their applications. Qualitative analysis - Detection of nitrogen, sulphur, phosphorus and halogens. Quantitative analysis (basic principles only) - Estimation of carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, halogens, sulphur, phosphorus. Calculations of empirical formulae and molecular formulae; Numerical problems in organic quantitative analysis.

UNIT 20: SOME BASIC PRINCIPLES OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY Tetravalency of carbon; Shapes of simple molecules - hybridization (s and p); Classification of organic compounds based on functional groups: - C = C - , - C h C – and those containing halogens, oxygen, nitrogen and sulphur; Homologous series; Isomerism structural and stereoisomerism. Nomenclature (Trivial and IUPAC) Covalent bond fission - Homolytic and heterolytic: free radicals, carbocations and carbanions; stability of carbocations and free radicals, electrophiles and nucleophiles. Electronic displacement in a covalent bond - Inductive effect, electromeric effect, resonance and hyperconjugation. Common types of organic reactions Substitution, addition, elimination and rearrangement.

UNIT 21: HYDROCARBONS Classification, isomerism, IUPAC nomenclature, general methods of preparation, properties and reactions. Alkanes - Conformations: Sawhorse and Newman projections (of ethane); Mechanism of halogenation of alkanes. Alkenes - Geometrical isomerism; Mechanism of electrophilic addition: addition of hydrogen, halogens, water, hydrogen halides (Markownikoff’s and peroxide effect); Ozonolysis, oxidation, and polymerization. Alkynes - Acidic character; Addition of hydrogen, halogens, water and hydrogen halides; Polymerization. Aromatic hydrocarbons - Nomenclature, benzene - structure and aromaticity; Mechanism of electrophilic substitution: halogenation, nitration, Friedel – Craft’s alkylation and acylation, directive influence of functional group in mono-substituted benzene.

UNIT 22: ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING HALOGENS General methods of preparation, properties and reactions; Nature of C-X bond; Mechanisms of substitution reactions. Uses; Environmental effects of chloroform, iodoform, freons and DDT.

UNIT 23: ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING OXYGEN General methods of preparation, properties, reactions and uses. ALCOHOLS, PHENOLS AND ETHERS Alcohols: Identification of primary, secondary and tertiary alcohols; mechanism of dehydration. Phenols: Acidic nature, electrophilic substitution reactions: halogenation, nitration and sulphonation, Reimer - Tiemann reaction. Ethers: Structure. Aldehyde and Ketones: Nature of carbonyl group;Nucleophilic addition to >C=O group, relative reactivities of aldehydes and ketones; Important reactions such as – Nucleophilic addition reactions (addition of HCN, NH3 and its derivatives), Grignard reagent; oxidation; reduction (Wolff Kishner and Clemmensen); acidity of - hydrogen, aldol condensation, Cannizzaro reaction, Haloform reaction; Chemical tests to distinguish between aldehydes and Ketones. CARBOXYLIC ACIDS Acidic strength and factors affecting it.

UNIT 24: ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING NITROGEN General methods of preparation, properties, reactions and uses. Amines: Nomenclature, classification, structure, basic character and identification of primary, secondary and tertiary amines and their basic character. Diazonium Salts: Importance in synthetic organic chemistry.

UNIT 25: POLYMERS General introduction and classification of polymers, general methods of polymerization- addition and condensation, copolymerization; Natural and synthetic rubber and vulcanization; some important polymers with emphasis on their monomers and uses - polythene, nylon, polyester and bakelite.

General introduction and importance of biomolecules. CARBOHYDRATES - Classification: aldoses and ketoses; monosaccharides (glucose and fructose), constituent monosaccharides of oligosacchorides (sucrose, lactose, maltose) and polysaccharides (starch, cellulose, glycogen). PROTEINS - Elementary Idea of - amino acids, peptide bond, polypeptides; Proteins: primary, secondary, tertiary and quaternary structure (qualitative idea only), denaturation of proteins, enzymes. VITAMINS - Classification and functions. NUCLEIC ACIDS - Chemical constitution of DNA and RNA. Biological functions of nucleic acids.

Chemicals in medicines - Analgesics, tranquilizers, antiseptics, disinfectants, antimicrobials, antifertility drugs, antibiotics, antacids, antihistamins - their meaning and common examples. Chemicals in food - Preservatives, artificial sweetening agents - common examples. Cleansing agents - Soaps and detergents, cleansing action.


• Detection of extra elements (N,S, halogens) in organic compounds; Detection of the
following functional groups: hydroxyl (alcoholic and phenolic), carbonyl (aldehyde and ketone), carboxyl and amino groups in organic compounds.

• Chemistry involved in the preparation of the following: Inorganic compounds: Mohr’s salt, potash alum. Organic compounds: Acetanilide, pnitroacetanilide, aniline yellow, iodoform.

• Chemistry involved in the titrimetric excercises - Acids bases and the use of
indicators, oxalic-acid vs KMnO4, Mohr’s salt vs KMnO4.

• Chemical principles involved in the qualitative salt analysis: Cations - Pb2+ , Cu2+, AI3+, Fe3+, Zn2+, Ni2+, Ca2+, Ba2+, Mg2+, NH4+. Anions- CO3 2-, S2-, SO4 2-, NO2-, NO3-, CI -, Br, I. (Insoluble salts excluded).

• Chemical principles involved in the following experiments:

1. Enthalpy of solution of CuSO4
2. Enthalpy of neutralization of strong acid and strong base.
3. Preparation of lyophilic and lyophobic sols.
4. Kinetic study of reaction of iodide ion with hydrogen peroxide at room temperature.

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The syllabus contains two Sections - A and B. Section - A pertains to the Theory Part having 80% weightage, while Section - B contains Practical Component (Experimental Skills) having 20% weightage.


UNIT 1: PHYSICS AND MEASUREMENT Physics, technology and society, S I units, Fundamental and derived units. Least count, accuracy and precision of measuring instruments, Errors in measurement, Significant figures. Dimensions of Physical quantities, dimensional analysis and its applications.

UNIT 2: KINEMATICS Frame of reference. Motion in a straight line: Position-time graph, speed and velocity. Uniform and non-uniform motion, average speed and instantaneous velocity Uniformly accelerated motion, velocity-time, positiontime graphs, relations for uniformly accelerated motion. Scalars and Vectors, Vector addition and Subtraction, Zero Vector, Scalar and Vector products, Unit Vector, Resolution of a Vector. Relative Velocity, Motion in a plane, Projectile Motion, Uniform Circular Motion.

UNIT 3: LAWS OF MOTION Force and Inertia, Newton’s First Law of motion; Momentum, Newton’s Second Law of motion; Impulse; Newton’s Third Law of motion. Law of conservation of linear momentum and its applications, Equilibrium of concurrent forces. Static and Kinetic friction, laws of friction, rolling friction. Dynamics of uniform circular motion: Centripetal force and its applications.

Work done by a constant force and a variable force; kinetic and potential energies, workenergy theorem, power.Potential energy of a spring, conservation of mechanical energy, conservative and nonconservative forces; Elastic and inelastic collisions in one and two dimensions.

UNIT 5: ROTATIONAL MOTION Centre of mass of a two-particle system, Centre of mass of a rigid body; Basic concepts of rotational motion; moment of a force, torque, angular momentum, conservation of angular momentum and its applications; moment of inertia, radius of gyration. Values of moments of inertia for simple geometrical objects, parallel and perpendicular axes theorems and their applications. Rigid body rotation, equations of rotational motion.

UNIT 6: GRAVITATION The universal law of gravitation. Acceleration due to gravity and its variation with altitude and depth. Kepler’s laws of planetary motion. Gravitational potential energy; gravitational potential. Escape velocity. Orbital velocity of a satellite. Geo-stationary satellites.

Elastic behaviour, Stress-strain relationship, Hooke’s Law, Young’s modulus, bulk modulus, modulus of rigidity. Pressure due to a fluid column; Pascal’s law and its applications. Viscosity, Stokes’ law, terminal velocity, streamline and turbulent flow, Reynolds number. Bernoulli’s principle and its applications. Surface energy and surface tension, angle of contact, application of surface tension - drops, bubbles and capillary rise. Heat, temperature, thermal expansion; specific heat capacity, calorimetry; change of state, latent heat. Heat transferconduction, convection and radiation, Newton’s law of cooling.

Thermal equilibrium, zeroth law of thermodynamics, concept of temperature. Heat, work and internal energy. First law of thermodynamics. Second law of thermodynamics: reversible and irreversible processes. Carnot engine and its efficiency.

UNIT 9: KINETIC THEORY OF GASES Equation of state of a perfect gas, work doneon compressing a gas.Kinetic theory of gases - assumptions, concept of pressure. Kinetic energy and temperature: rms speed of gas molecules; Degrees of freedom, Law of equipartition of energy,applications to specific heat capacities of gases; Mean free path, Avogadro’s number.

UNIT 10: OSCILLATIONS AND WAVES Periodic motion - period, frequency, displacement as a function of time. Periodic functions. Simple harmonic motion (S.H.M.) and its equation; phase; oscillations of a spring -restoring force and force constant; energy in S.H.M. - kinetic and potential energies; Simple pendulum - derivation of expression for its time period; Free, forced and damped oscillations, resonance. Wave motion. Longitudinal and transverse waves, speed of a wave. Displacement relation for a progressive wave. Principle of superposition of waves, reflection of waves, Standing waves in strings and organ pipes, fundamental mode and harmonics, Beats, Doppler effect in sound

UNIT 11: ELECTROSTATICS Electric charges: Conservation of charge, Coulomb’s law-forces between two point charges, forces between multiple charges; superposition principle and continuous charge distribution. Electric field: Electric field due to a point charge, Electric field lines, Electric dipole, Electric field due to a dipole, Torque on a dipole in a uniform electric field. Electric flux, Gauss’s law and its applications to find field due to infinitely long uniformly charged straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane sheet and uniformly charged thin spherical shell. Electric potential and its calculation for a point charge, electric dipole and system of charges; Equipotential surfaces, Electrical potential energy of a system of two point charges in an electrostatic field. Conductors and insulators, Dielectrics and electric polarization, capacitor, combination of capacitors in series and in parallel, capacitance of a parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectric medium between the plates, Energy stored in a capacitor.

UNIT 12: CURRRENT ELECTRICITY Electric current, Drift velocity, Ohm’s law, Electrical resistance, Resistances of different materials, V-I characteristics of Ohmic and nonohmic conductors, Electrical energy and power, Electrical resistivity, Colour code for resistors; Series and parallel combinations of resistors; Temperature dependence of resistance. Electric Cell and its Internal resistance, potential difference and emf of a cell, combination of cells in series and in parallel. Kirchhoff’s laws and their applications. Wheatstone bridge, Metre bridge. Potentiometer - principle and its applications.

UNIT 13: MAGNETIC EFFECTS OF CURRENT AND MAGNETISM Biot - Savart law and its application to current carrying circular loop. Ampere’s law and its applications to infinitely long current carrying straight wire and solenoid. Force on a moving charge in uniform magnetic and electric fields. Cyclotron. Force on a current-carrying conductor in a uniform magnetic field. Force between two parallel current-carrying conductors-definition of ampere. Torque experienced by a current loop in uniform magnetic field; Moving coil galvanometer, its current sensitivity and conversion to ammeter and voltmeter. Current loop as a magnetic dipole and its magnetic dipole moment. Bar magnet as an equivalent solenoid, magnetic field lines; Earth’s magnetic field and magnetic elements. Para-, dia- and ferro- magnetic substances. Magnetic susceptibility and permeability, Hysteresis, Electromagnets and permanent magnets.

UNIT 14: ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION AND ALTERNATING CURRENTS Electromagnetic induction; Faraday’s law, induced emf and current; Lenz’s Law, Eddy currents. Self and mutual inductance. Alternating currents, peak and rms value of alternating current/ voltage; reactance and impedance; LCR series circuit, resonance; Quality factor, power in AC circuits, wattless current. AC generator and transformer.

UNIT 15: ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES Electromagnetic waves and their characteristics. Transverse nature of electromagnetic waves. Electromagnetic spectrum (radio waves, microwaves, infrared, visible, ultraviolet, Xrays, gamma rays). Applications of e.m. waves.

UNIT 16: OPTICS Reflection and refraction of light at plane and spherical surfaces, mirror formula, Total internal reflection and its applications, Deviation and Dispersion of light by a prism, Lens Formula, Magnification, Power of a Lens, Combination of thin lenses in contact, Microscope and Astronomical Telescope (reflecting and refracting) and their magnifyingpowers. Wave optics: wavefront and Huygens’ principle, Laws of reflection and refraction using Huygen’s principle. Interference, Young’s double slit experiment and expression for fringe width, coherent sources and sustained interference of light. Diffraction due to a single slit, width of central maximum. Resolving power of microscopes and astronomical telescopes, Polarisation, plane polarized light; Brewster’s law, uses of plane polarized light and Polaroids.

UNIT 17: DUAL NATURE OF MATTER ANDRADIATION Dual nature of radiation. Photoelectric effect, Hertz and Lenard’s observations; Einstein’s photoelectric equation; particle nature of light. Matter waves-wave nature of particle, de Broglie relation. Davisson-Germer experiment.

UNIT 18: ATOMS AND NUCLEI Alpha-particle scattering experiment; Rutherford’s model of atom; Bohr model, energy levels, hydrogen spectrum. Composition and size of nucleus, atomic masses, isotopes, isobars; isotones. Radioactivity-alpha, beta and gamma particles/rays and their properties; radioactive decay law. Mass-energy relation, mass defect; binding energy per nucleon and its variation with mass number, nuclear fission and fusion.

UNIT 19: ELECTRONIC DEVICES Semiconductors; semiconductor diode: I-V characteristics in forward and reverse bias; diode as a rectifier; I-V characteristics of LED, photodiode, solar cell and Zener diode; Zener diode as a voltage regulator. Junction transistor, transistor action, characteristics of a transistor; transistor as an amplifier (common emitter configuration) and oscillator. Logic gates (OR, AND, NOT, NAND and NOR). Transistor as a switch.

UNIT 20: COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS Propagation of electromagnetic waves in the atmosphere; Sky and space wave propagation, Need for modulation, Amplitude and Frequency Modulation, Bandwidth of signals, Bandwidth of Transmission medium, Basic Elements of a Communication System (Block Diagram only).


Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities:

1. Vernier callipers-its use to measure internal and external diameter and depth of a vessel.

2. Screw gauge-its use to determine thickness/diameter of thin sheet/wire.

3. Simple Pendulum-dissipation of energy by plotting a graph between square of amplitude and time.

4. Metre Scale - mass of a given object by principle of moments.

5. Young’s modulus of elasticity of the material of a metallic wire.

6. Surface tension of water by capillary rise and effect of detergents.

7. Co-efficient of Viscosity of a given viscous liquid by measuring terminal velocity of a given spherical body.

8. Plotting a cooling curve for the relationship between the temperature of a hot body and time.

9. Speed of sound in air at room temperature using a resonance tube.

10. Specific heat capacity of a given (i) solid and (ii) liquid by method of mixtures.

11. Resistivity of the material of a given wire using metre bridge.

12. Resistance of a given wire using Ohm’s law.

13. Potentiometer –

(i) Comparison of emf of two primary cells.
(ii) Determination of internal resistance of a cell.

14. Resistance and figure of merit of a galvanometer by half deflection method.

15. Focal length of:

(i) Convex mirror
(ii) Concave mirror, and
(iii) Convex lens using parallax method.

16. Plot of angle of deviation vs angle of incidence for a triangular prism.

17. Refractive index of a glass slab using a travelling microscope.

18. Characteristic curves of a p-n junction diode in forward and reverse bias.

19. Characteristic curves of a Zener diode and finding reverse break down voltage.

20. Characteristic curves of a transistor and finding current gain and voltage gain.

21. Identification of Diode, LED, Transistor, IC, Resistor, Capacitor from mixed
collection of such items.

22. Using multimeter to:

(i) Identify base of a transistor
(ii) Distinguish between npn and pnp type transistor
(iii) See the unidirectional flow of current in case of a diode and an LED.
(iv) Check the correctness or otherwise of a given electronic component (diode, transistor or IC).

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