Sunday, April 29, 2007
The All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) will take place today i.e. April 29, 2007.The AIEEE is an entrance examination for engineering colleges nationwide, and is administered centrally by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in Delhi.All-India Engineering/Pharmacy/Architecture Entrance Examination (AIEEE) is conducted by CBSE, Department of Secondary and Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development in compliance with the directives of the Government of India, for admission to degree level courses in Engineering, Pharmacy and Architecture in Central Universities, National Institutes of Technology, Deemed Universities and Institutions in the States/UTs other than those covered by Joint Entrance Examination/State Level Entrance Examination for paid or unpaid seats based on the score. There is a major increase of around 1 lakh candidates this year. Around 6,45,000 students are sitting for the entrance exam out of which72,900 are from Delhi. Candidates will have to appear for a three hour paper comprising questions from physics, chemistry and mathematics. The total marks for each section is 120. For an incorrect response 1 marks would be deducted. The examination will be held in the morning session from 9.30am to 12.30 pm.Those opting for B.Arch course would have to take another paper on the same day in the afternoon session i.e. from 2 pm to 5 pm.