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Entrance Exam

Entrance Exams in India Entrance Exams in India are held centrally or by individual universities and colleges at the campus level. Independent organizations also take up the task of holding national tests and interviews in India, with the help of executive members from different institutions. As per current procedures greater emphasis is given to the student's performance rather than to his past record of marks and credits. Candidates are marked with grades after their written tests and interviews. Some of the Entrance Exams are given below.

State Level Entrance Exams

The admission procedure for each state is in accordance with its education policy. At the pre degree level from XI to XII grade the SSC test is held as part of the procedure for admission to Junior Colleges as well as those offering education through Diplomas.Apart from that 15% reserved for NRI / Foreign students

Entrance Exams : Engineering

AICTE) All India Council for Technical Education is the apex body to which all educational institutes of engineering are affiliated. If one must seek admission to the NIIT (National Institutes of Technology then the entrance examination must be completed through the (AIEEE) All India Engineering Entrance Examination. The entrance exams for the Engineering students are held in the months between April-June. Each state conducts the exams as per their individual schedule, which they notify well in advance. While the (JEE) Joint Entrance Exam is for undergraduates only, the seven (IITs) Indian Institutes of Technology conduct the entrance exam jointly. Some states conduct an online entrance test for the benefit of the students.

Medical Entrance Exams

(MCT) The Medical Council of India regulates and supervises the standard of medical education India. Depending upon the performance of the student, rather than academic records submitted, assessment is made regarding admission in most of the Medical colleges of the Government. Many students also opt for private institutions like the Christian Medical College, Vellore and St. John's medical College, Bangalore where students are taken strictly on merit basis. The CBSE conducts PMT known as pre-medical test which is the procedure for admission to MBBS program, through this entrance exam.

Law Entrance Exams

Very good prospects are ensured in the legal practice, a profession that is increasingly pursued. Some popular Law Institutions are Delhi University, NLU, HNLU, NLSIU, GNLU, NALSER and other state colleges. Karnataka has 62 law colleges. Several universities and renowned institutes offer courses through their admission procedures, commencing with entrance tests followed by interviews. These are held between the months of April and June.

Film & Television Entrance Examinations

Apart from the glamour of filmdom, the film industry offers several fields for employment. Training in specific sections such as sound, light, setting of cinematography are available. FTII (Film and Television Institute of India offers the above courses to students willing to pursue a career in the film industry. Opportunities galore are available for those who are willing to complete not only the entrance examination but also the interviews at the end.

Management Entrance Exams

Various Management Institutes and business schools in India conduct entrance exams through CAT (Common Admission Test, MAT, XAT SNAP or JMAT as part of their admission procedure.Certain colleges offer opportunities through distance learning. Hence MBA distance learning entrance examinations are held.

Fashion and Technology entrance exams

Entrance exams are essential for admission to a great selection of courses in fashion designing technology offered by reputed institutes like NIFT and NID. Many departments have their own procedures for admission e.g. Nirmala Niketan College of Home science, Mumbai which is affiliated to the University of Mumbai. It is an opportunity to use one's gifts for shapes, color and styles.

Entrance Exam Dates

Entrance Exam Dates 2010 are released through websites or national portals for the different exams. You can find out the dates as and when they are released. There are several websites offering information regarding examination procedure as well as dates. To find out the exact date, it is important to type the selected entrance exam pursued as given below. Also cross check to make sure the date is correct through the Institute's website.
  • Common Entrance Exam dates
  • MBA Entrance Exam dates
  • Competitive Entrance Exam dates
  • Medical Entrance Exam dates
  • JNU Entrance Exam dates
  • Engineering Entrance Exam dates
  • Law Entrance Exam dates
  • Fashion Design Entrance Exam dates
Entrance Exams in India
MCA Entrance Exam 2010
JNU Entrance Exam 2010
TANCET Entrance Exam 2010
BITS Admission Test 2010
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