April 15, 2012

IIT JEE Survey Results

JEE SURVEY RESULTS

As of yesterday, 1072 IIT alumni, students, faculty and retired faculty participated in the survey. Mostly from IITKanpur.

The major findings are that :

1. 73% disagree to have a common entrance exam for Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTI) including IITs unlike the current system where all IITs have JEE while other institutes have their own entrance exams.

2. 91% disagree that 40% weight to Class XII Board exam marks be given in determining rank for admission to CFTIs. In fact 66% wish to give 0% weight to class XII marks.

3. 87% disagree that only 60% weight, instead of current 100%, to entrance exam to be designed and administered by HRD Ministry

4. 95% disagree that HRD Ministry be involved in designing and Administering JEE rather than IITs

5. 84% are disatisfied with PanIIT's support for HRD Ministry's proposal.

6. About 84% think that HRD Ministry's prposal will negatively impact IITs autnomy, quality of graduates, and IIT Brand.

Please see detailed report at https://skydrive.live.com/redir.aspx?cid=c0cb0955d09a2a54&resid=C0CB0955D09A2A54
The report has been shared with PanIIT for discussion in its April 14, 2012 meeting.

Let me know if you have any questions. My e-mail is gupta@ohio.edu. IITK AA is ready to listen!

Thanks for participating in the survey. Survey is still open if you have not yet participated & can be filled in at http://uohio.qualtrics.com//SE/?SID=SV_9BqMIH3lMe9y4HW
Courtesy : Dr. Ashok Gupta, President, IIT Kanpur Alumni Association



2 comments:

  1. i want to start preparation of IIT-JEE from my 9th standard but i am confused how to start ?

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  2. Why bother, you are working with a coaching institute.
    Lame.

    On another blog you mentioned you are a class 12 student, how craven can you be?

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