Thursday, 13 April 2017

LOK SABHA INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME-2017

Applications are invited in the prescribed format for 25 Internship Positions for a duration of three months and 25 Internship Positions for a duration of onemonth in the Lok Sabha Secretariat. The Internship Programme is aimed to provide an opportunity to young talent in the country with outstanding academic credentials for acquainting themselves with the working of parliamentary democracy through Parliamentary Internship and to train them to contribute towards generation of research inputs for reference/use of Hon’ble Members of Parliament. This Internship would expose the selected Interns to the constitutional and legal provisions with respect to the working of Parliament and while contributing to the research inputs, they shall gain valuable experience of parliamentary democracy at work.

I Three-months’ Internship Duration: 
The duration of the Internship Programme will be three months starting from 3 July to 29 September 2017.

Eligibility
Qualifications: (i) The Internship shall be open to Indian citizens between 21 and 30 years of age as on 30 June 2017 provided they have outstanding academic record in disciplines such as social sciences, languages, environmental studies, law, journalism, finance, management, business studies, commerce, etc. However, students from pure science/engineering (except environmental engineering and such subjects) backgrounds will not be considered for the programme.
 (ii) The applicant should have completed a two-year Post-Graduate Degree. 
(iii) In exceptional circumstances, the Internship Committee may also allow students who are pursuing doctoral study to undergo internship. 
(iv) The applicant should submit a ‘Recommendation Letter’ from the Principal of College/Head of the Institution/Registrar & Head of Departments he/she last attended or is enrolled in to pursue higher studies along with the completed application form.
 (v) They should also get the permission from the competent authorities of the concerned educational institutions that the student’s joining the Lok Sabha Internship Programme will not hamper his/her studies/will not cause any loss to such Institutions in any way. 
(vi) The applicant must also submit a brief but very clear Statement in 250 words which should inter alia state why he/she intends to join the Internship Programme; his/her career goals; and how the Internship will help him/her in achieving those goals. 
(vii) An incomplete application shall be disqualified.

II. One-month Student Internship: 
Duration: The duration for Student Internship Programme will be from 28 June to 27 July 2017. 

Eligibility: Age: The applicant should not be less than 18 years of age and not more than 28 years as on 30 June 2017. 

Qualifications
 (i) The applicant should be a student pursuing graduation/post graduation in disciplines such as social sciences, languages, environmental studies, law, journalism, finance, management, business studies, commerce, etc. However, students from pure science/engineering (except environmental engineering and such subjects) backgrounds will not be considered for the Programme. 
(ii) The applicant should submit a ‘Recommendation Letter’ from the Principal of College/Head of the Institution/Registrar & Head of Departments he/she last attended or is enrolled in to pursue higher studies along with the completed application form. 
(iii) They should also get the permission from the competent authorities of the concerned educational institutions that the student’s joining the Lok Sabha Internship Programme will not hamper his/her studies/will not cause any loss to such Institutions in any way. 
(iv) The applicant must also submit a brief but very clear Statement in 250 words which should inter alia state why he/she intends to join the Internship Programme; his/her career goals; and how the Internship will help him/her in achieving those goals. 
(v) An incomplete application shall be disqualified.

Reservation for Candidates belonging to SC, ST, OBC and Divyang: 
(i) Reservation of Internship positions belonging to the categories of SC, ST, OBC and Divyang shall be made as per the extant policy. (ii) Candidates belonging to the above categories should attach requisite certificate issued by the Competent Authority in support of their claim. Besides, it will be the Secretariat’s endeavor to give representation to candidates from all regions of the country. 

Stipend and Other Facilities:
(i) In case of the three-months’ Internship, the Intern will be paid an amount of Rs. 20,000/- (Rs. Twenty Thousand only) per month. A sum of Rs. 10,000/- (Rs. Ten Thousand only) meant for stationery and typing expenses may be granted as one-time expenditure during the last month of the Internship to facilitate the completion of the project. (ii) In case of one-month Student Internship, the Intern will be paid a lump sum amount of Rs. 25,000/- (Rs.20,000/- as stipend and Rs.5,000/- for stationery and typing expenses). (iii) The Lok Sabha Secretariat will not provide any accommodation/transport facilities to the Intern and the intern may have to make her/his own arrangements for accommodation/transport during the term of the Internship Programme.

The selected Interns will have to sign an Undertaking and conditions attached thereto separately. 
The Lok Sabha Secretariat shall have the right to cancel the Internship awarded to any Intern, without stating any reason, during the course of the Internship at any point of time. 
The Lok Sabha Secretariat shall award a Certificate to the Interns on the successful completion of the Internship Programme. 
The applicants should submit their Application Online and attach the necessary documents duly scanned at the link: bpst.nic.in. 
The submission of online applications commences at 10 A.M. on 5 April 2017 and closes at 5 P.M. of 26 April 2017. For queries, please contact: bpst@sansad.nic.in

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II), 2014

UPSC will conduct the examination for NDA (II) 2014 on 28 September, 2014 for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 134nd Course, and for the 96th Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) commencing from 02 July 2015.

Date of Notification: 21st June 2014
The Online Applications (Part I and II) can be filled from 21st June 2014 to 21st July 2014 till 11.59 p.m.
Last date for submission of application: 21st July 2014
Date of Examination: 28th September 2014
INAC commencing from: 02nd July 2015

Eligibility Criteria for NDA-II-2013 Examination
Age limits: Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd January, 1996 and not later than 1st Jan, 1999 are eligible.
Qualification: 12th Class of 10+2 for Army and with Physics and Math for AF/Navy
Marital Status : Unmarried


Vacancies Per Course - 355 [(195 for the Army, 39 for Navy,66 for the Air Force and 55 for Indian Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme)].

Further details see notification

How to Apply



Monday, 10 March 2014

Diploma in Dramatic Arts at National School of Drama

National School of Drama, New Delhi has invited applications for admission to three-year full-time (residential) Diploma Course in Dramatic Arts of Academic Year 2014-17.

Minimum qualifications for admission are:
Graduation in any subject from a recognized university in India.
Working Knowledge in Hindi and English
Active participation in at least 6 plays or any other field related to theatre.

How to Apply
The candidates have to apply in the prescribed application form, which costs Rs. 150/-. The application form & Prospectus will be available from the Book Shop of the National School of Drama from 15-03-2014 to 15-04-2014. The application form can also be downloaded from the website: www.nsd.gov.in and the filled-in application are to be sent along with DD as mentioned above.

Application can be availed by post on sending the request, accompanied by a demand draft of Rs. 225/- (inclusive of Rs. 65/- for postage) in favour of ‘The Director, National School of Drama, New Delhi – 110001’. to Academics Department, National School of Drama, Bahawalpur House, Bhagwan Das Road, New Delhi - 110001. Request for receiving the application form by post should reach the school by 30-03-2014.

Completed applications are to reach Academics Department, National School of Drama, Bahawalpur House, Bhagwan Das Road, New Delhi - 110001 on or before 15-04-2014.

National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA)

The Online Sale of Application Forms for the National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) started on 1st March 2014. The National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is intended to measures the aptitude of the applicant for specific field of study, namely Architecture. The test is designed to measure the drawing and observation skills, sense of proportion, aesthetic sensitivity and critical thinking ability of the applicant, which have been acquired over a long period of time, and that, are related to Architecture.

How to Apply

NATA 2014 Registration form can filled and submitted ONLINE from this website by payment of NATA fees of Rs. 1000.00 (+ Processing Charges) using Netbanking / Credit Cards / ICICI Isure Bank Challan
Download the Prefilled Registration form and procure the necessary registration documents.
Select a Test Center (from the website http://www.nata.in) at a location convenient to the candidate. Approach the Test center for Appointment for NATA Exam

Dates
Online Registration for Application Forms: 1 March 2014 onwards

Date of Exam: On ALL WORKING DAYS from 14 March 2014 onwards

Click here for further information and online application 

Central Universities Entrance Examination (CUCET)

The Central Universities Entrance Examination (CUCET) for UG/Integrated Programmes will be held on April 26 & 27, 2014 and that for Postgraduate & Research Programmes on 17th & 18th May 2014.
The Central Universities are:

  1. Haryana www.cuharyana.org
  2. Jammu www.cujammu.in
  3. Jharkhand www.cuj.ac.in
  4.  Kashmir www.cukashmir.ac.in
  5. Kerala www.cukerala.ac.in
  6. Rajasthan www.curaj.ac.in 
  7. Tamil Nadu www.cutn.ac.in
Programmes offered
Integrated B.A./B.Sc. B.Ed Programmes (4 years)
 Integrated BA/M.A. Programmes
Integrated M.A. Programmes (5 years)
Integrated M.B.A. Programme (5 years)
Integrated M. Tech. Programmes (5 years)
 Integrated M.Sc. Programmes (5 years)
 Integrated M. Sc. B. Ed. Programmes (6 years) 
Integrated Law Programme (5 years). 

There is also a Bachelor's Programme (3 Years) in Vocal Music / Theatre.

Eligibility
The General eligibility for all integrated and under-graduate programmes is successful completion of 10+2 or equivalent. Those who have appeared for the final examinations are eligible to apply.

Last date for applying for UG/Integrated Programmes is April 2, 2014 

For details visit http://cucet2014.co.in/

CLAT 2014 : Apply Online

 The Common Law Admission Test-2014, the all India entrance examination for admissions to the Under-Graduate (LL.B) and Post-Graduate (LL.M) Degree Programmes in the various National Law Universities will be conducted by the Gujarat National Law University, Attalika Avenue, Knowledge Corridor, Koba, Gandhinagar, Gujarat-382007 (www.gnlu.ac.in),  from 3 pm to 5 pm on 11th May, 2014 (Sunday).

The 14 National Law Universities/Institutes that are part of the CLAT-2014 are; 
  • National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore
  • NALSAR University of Law (NALSAR), Hyderabad
  • The National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal
  • The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (WBNUJS), Kolkata
  • National Law University (NLU), Jodhpur
  • Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), Raipur
  • Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar
  • Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University (RMLNLU), Lucknow
  • Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), Patiala
  • Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna
  • The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi
  • National Law University  Odisha (NLUO), Cuttack
  • National University of Study and Research in Law (NUSRL), Ranchi
  • National Law University and Judicial Academy (NLUJA), Assam, Guwahati
Eligibility
Indian National, must not have attained 20 years in case of General/OBC/Persons with Disability (PWD) and Other category candidates and 22 years in case of SC/ST category candidates, by 1st July 2014.
Applicant should have passed the 10+2 examination and must have secured 45% marks in case of General/OBC/PWD and other category and 40% marks in case of SC/ST category.  The result of qualifying examination (10+2) has to be submitted by the candidate at the time of admission failing which the candidate shall be ineligible for admission to the Course. Those appearing in qualifying examination in March/April 2014 are also eligible to apply subject to the conditions specified.

Application can be submitted only online. The CLAT-2014 Online Application Form will be accessible on the CLAT website www.clat.ac.in between 1st January, 2014 and 31st March, 2014

Fee
The fees will be Rs.4000/- for General/OBC/PWD and other category candidates and Rs.3500/- for SC/ST category candidates. This can be remitted online or offline.

More information visit http://www.gnlu.ac.in/clat2014.php

Friday, 28 June 2013

Professional Diploma Courses 2013 (Pharmacy, Health Inspector and Paramedical Courses)

The LBS Centre for Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, has invited applications for admission to two-year professional diploma courses in paramedical streams in government and private self-financing institutions.

Name of the Courses
1. Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm)
2. Diploma in Health Inspector (DHI)
3. Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT)
4. Diploma in Radiological Technology (DRT)
5. Diploma in Ophthalmic Assistance (DOA)
6. Diploma in Dental Mechanics (DMC)
7. Diploma in Dental Hygienist (DHC)
8. Diploma in Operation Theatre & Anesthesia Technology (DOTAT)
9. Diploma in Cardio Vascular Technology (DCVT) 
10. Diploma in Neuro Technology (DNT)
11. Diploma in Dialysis Technology (DDT) 
12. Diploma in Endoscopic Technology (DET)
13. Diploma in Dental Operating Room Assistance (DORA) 
14. Diploma in Respiratory Technology (D Resp.T)

CRITERIA FOR ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION
Only Indian citizens are eligible for admission unless otherwise notified. Holders of Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cards/ OCI (Overseas Citizen of India), will also be treated at par with Indian citizens for the limited purpose of admissions. However, PIO/OCI candidates will not be eligible for any kind of reservation. Candidates seeking admission to the courses will be categorized as Keralite and NonKeralite.
(A) Keralite: A candidate of Kerala origin will be categorized as a ‘Keralite’. Children of All India Service (AIS) officers (Non-Keralites) allotted to Kerala cadre are deemed to be ‘Keralites’ as per G.O.(Rt) No.822/08/H.Edn dated 29.05.2008. But they will not be eligible for Communal/ Special/ Persons with Disabilities reservation. 
B) Non-Keralite: A candidate who is not of ‘Kerala origin’ but who has undergone the qualifying course in 
Kerala, and who is the son/daughter of the following categories of Non-Keralite parents will be categorized as Non-Keralite: 
i) Employees of the Government of India and defense personnel posted to Kerala.
ii) Employees, who are serving the Government of Kerala, subject to the condition that the employees have served in the state of Kerala or for the state of Kerala, for a minimum period of two years. 
(C) Non-Keralite candidates will be considered against ‘State Merit’ seats only and will not be eligible for 
Communal/Special/Persons with Disabilities reservation. 

Academic
 D Pharm (DP) 
Candidates who have passed the Higher Secondary Examination of the Kerala state with Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Mathematics/Biotechnology/Computer Science as Optional subjects or equivalent thereto are eligible.
OR
VHSE of Kerala from 1994-1995 sessions with group A and B only are considered as equivalent exam for admission to DPharm Course (Group A – NCERT syllabus in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biotechnology/Computer Science; Group B - NCERT syllabus in Physics, Chemistry and  Biology.)
 DHI (HI)
(a) Candidates who have passed Higher Secondary examination of the Board of Higher Secondary Education, Kerala, or examinations recognized equivalent thereto, with 40% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology put together, are eligible. Relaxation of 5% marks will be allowed to SC/ST candidates.
(b) In the absence of candidates as per clause 6.2.2 (a), those who have passed Higher Secondary examination of the Board of Higher Secondary Education, Kerala, or examinations recognized equivalent thereto, with 40% marks in any group of subjects put together, are eligible. Relaxation of 5% marks will be allowed to SC/ST candidates.
Paramedical Courses (Courses other than D Pharm and DHI)
(a) Candidates who have passed Higher Secondary examination of the Board of Higher Secondary Education, Kerala, or examinations recognized equivalent thereto, with 40% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology put together, are eligible. Relaxation of 5% marks will be allowed to SC/ST candidates.
(b) Candidates who have passed VHSE with 40% marks put together for Physics, Chemistry and Biology  are eligible. Relaxation of 5% marks will be allowed to SC/ST candidates.
(c) Candidates who are eligible as per clause 6.2.3 (b) and who have passed VHSE with Medical Laboratory Technology, Maintenance and Operation of Bio Medical Equipments as well as ECG and Audiometric Technology are further eligible for the seats reserved for DMLT(ML), DOTT (OT)and DCVT (CV).
Age
Except for service candidates, all other applicants shall have completed 17 years of age on 31.12.2013
and upper age limit is 35 as on 31.12.2013. No relaxation in the age limit shall be made on any 
account, except for Management quota seats of D Pharm course where maximum age limit is 
exempted.

HOW TO APPLY
Application for admission to Professional Diploma Courses 2013 in Pharmacy, Health Inspector and other Paramedical Courses in various Government/Self Financing Institutions can be registered only online through a single application. The provision for applying online is available at the website www.lbscentre.org or www.lbskerala.com. Submission of more than one application by a candidate will lead to rejection of the candidature.
Application Fee
(A) The application fee will be as follows:
For General candidates : Rs.400/-
For SC / ST candidates : Rs.200/-

Last Date
July 20, 2013
For further information and online application visit http://www.lbskerala.com/