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Many applicants are hoping the CFA designation will offer them better jobs, higher salaries and a deeper understanding of their industry. (Hindustan Times)
Many applicants are hoping the CFA designation will offer them better jobs, higher salaries and a deeper understanding of their industry. (Hindustan Times)

CFA June exam postponed, about 2.5 lakh applicants had registered

  • Those registered for the June chartered financial analyst exam will automatically be transferred to the next two test periods
  • December is the earliest opportunity for the exam to be re-administered

ICSE exams has been postponed till March 31. (HT)
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School Students writing the examination as they appearing for their 12th class CBSE board Exams at the Lady Sivaswami Iyer Girls Higher Secondary School in Chennai. File Photo. (ANI)
School Students writing the examination as they appearing for their 12th class CBSE board Exams at the Lady Sivaswami Iyer Girls Higher Secondary School in Chennai. File Photo. (ANI)

Coronavirus: CBSE asks exam centres to ensure 1 meter distance between students

  • CBSE has asked examination centres to ensure that candidates for board exams are seated at distance of one metre from one another
  • Exam invigilators have been asked to wear masks or cover face with handkerchiefs

The instructions issued to the students state that all undergraduate, MBA, and first year M.Tech students are required to vacate the hostels by March 19. (HT)
The instructions issued to the students state that all undergraduate, MBA, and first year M.Tech students are required to vacate the hostels by March 19. (HT)

IIT Kanpur students asked to vacate hostels amid coronavirus scare

  • IIT Kanpur has sought a gradual reduction of students in the hostels
  • For PG students, who are away from the campus, special leave will be provided to them

With most infections emerging in the past two weeks, the government has had to take drastic steps such as closure of schools, colleges, malls and cinema theatres. (AP)
With most infections emerging in the past two weeks, the government has had to take drastic steps such as closure of schools, colleges, malls and cinema theatres. (AP)

Parents wary as schools and colleges close amid coronavirus woes

  • Some educational institutions say there’s no point complaining as prevention is priority now
  • At least 12 states have ordered school closures, with no global agency saying when Covid-19 will blow over

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A file photo of XLRI, Jamshedpur. (Mint)
The Union Health Ministry has issued an advisory urging people to avoid large gatherings amid the coronavirus outbreak.
A file photo of IIT Madras campus. (PTI)
2019 saw largest number of visas granted to Indian students in last 8 years. (iStockphoto)
Maharashtra Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad. (ANI)
The broadcast lessons will help learners use English in conversational and academic contexts in an interactive mode. (iStock)
The broadcast lessons will help learners use English in conversational and academic contexts in an interactive mode. (iStock)

Kerala schools to use new technology to teach English

  • The project aims to enhance and enrich English learning of students in an enjoyable atmosphere effectively making use of technology in schools in Kerala
  • The books, including in audio and video formats, will be available to all students in four levels

The top 100 MBA students of FMS Delhi got an average CTC of  ₹31 lakh. (HT)
Indian Institute of Technology Ropar and Institute of Chemical Technology are entering the ranking for the first time, and both debut in the top 100. (Mint)
Indian Institute of Technology Ropar and Institute of Chemical Technology are entering the ranking for the first time, and both debut in the top 100. (Mint)

11 Indian universities in top 100 for emerging economies

  • The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), ranked 16th, is India’s top-ranked institution followed by the Indian Institute of Technologies (IITs)
  • A total of 56 Indian universities appear in the full ranking of a total of 533 universities across emerging economies of the world

In the last six years, his routine revolved around getting up at 5 am and immersing himself in books. (HT )
In the last six years, his routine revolved around getting up at 5 am and immersing himself in books. (HT )

At 93, CI Subramanian finishes his masters from IGNOU

  • In the last six years, his routine revolved around getting up at 5 am and immersing himself in books
  • Sivasubramanian received his masters' degree in public administration at the convocation and his zest for knowledge was praised by HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank

Asserting that accountancy examination is on March 3, the petitioner sought court's direction to immediately remove eight fundamentally and conceptually wrong answers from the CBSE's website. (PTI)
Asserting that accountancy examination is on March 3, the petitioner sought court's direction to immediately remove eight fundamentally and conceptually wrong answers from the CBSE's website. (PTI)

CBSE Class 12 sample papers: Delhi HC dismisses plea on error, imposes fine

  • The Delhi High Court dismissed a petition seeking rectification of errors in CBSE Class 12 accountancy sample question papers
  • The petitioner, named Ravinder Nath dubey, has been teaching accountancy for the past 26 years

IIM-Ahmedabad on Monday announced a successful end to its campus hiring season. (Mint )
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