The Education Assessment and Rating (ERA) Foundation has announced a common entrance examination for those interested in engineering, medical and dental undergraduate programs. The motive behind this move by the ERA Foundation, a non-profit organization, is to provide students with an efficient platform that serves as the gateway to multiple popular universities.
The launch of the new exam, Uni-GAUGE enables, was done last week by ERA Foundation CEO BN Subramanya and Sanjay Kulkarni.
The exam is likely to reduce the stress on tens of thousands of students across the country as it will drastically reduce the stress from having to appear in many different entrance examination for admission into difference universities.
Uni-GAUGE will determine candidates’ eligibility for admission to BE, B Tech, MBBS and BDS programs. However, the universities that choose to accept Uni-GAUGE scores will enjoy autonomy over their admission process.
Anybody who qualified second PUC or 10+2 or equivalent exam recognized by central/state government can appear in the exam provide the last two years of their study included Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology (PCB/PCM) with English as compulsory subject.
The registration process for the exam is currently on and the last date of submitting application is April 1, 2015. Candidates can apply online at the ERA website (click here).
Uni-GAUGE EMeD 2015 will be conducted on April 26, 2015.
Participating Universities using the exam score are-
M S Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Reva University, Saveetha University, SCSVM University, Periyar Maniammai University, KL University, Manav Rachna University, Karpagam University
Saveetha University, SDUAHER
M S Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Manav Rachna University, Saveetha University