(Don Bosco College Tura, Meghalaya) – Don Bosco College Higher Secondary Section Tura, Meghalaya, in collaboration with North Eastern Hill University(NEHU) Tura Campus, conducted a workshop on Common Universities Entrance Test (CUET) for Students of Class XII from 9th to 12th January 2023. Dr Binu Mathew, Chairman for College Welfare and Advisory Committee, NEHU, Tura Campus, was the resource person. The workshop was attended by 650 students.
Dr B. Mathew, Chairman for College Welfare and Advisory Committee, NEHU, Tura Campus, animated the students on CUET and Sr. Marcelina S. Sangma FMA, Head of Auxilium Convent and Auxilium Secondary School Tura, respectively, animated the parents on the importance of parenting in today’s context in view of preparing students for the competitive examinations. The workshop was participated by 400 parents and 650 students.
Dr Binu Mathew dealt on the topics such as importance and relevance of CUET, mode of registration, examination and its question pattern, the process of filling up the form, syllabus and other CUET related issues. Sr. Marcelina stressed on the challenges of parenting and related issues in today’s context such as accompaniment, time management, uplifting presence among children and other issues concerning parenting.
The Common University Entrance Test (CUET (UG)) was introduced for admission into all UG Programmes in all Central Universities for the academic session 2022-23 under the Ministry of Education, (MoE). It has been introduced with the goal of providing a common platform and equal opportunity to candidates across the country, especially those from rural and remote areas and help establish better connect with the Universities. The workshop was an eye opener for both parents and students.
Source: Don Bosco South Asia