Common Entrance


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Common Entrance

n
(Education) (in Britain) an entrance examination for a public school, usually taken at the age of 13
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The UPA government, for instance, had tried its best to launch a common entrance test for all medical aspirants, but couldn't as the apex court shot it down last year.
On his eleventh birthday, Melvin passed the Common Entrance Examination.
Characterised by thick stone and turf walls enclosing multiple living and working spaces off a central corridor, with a single common entrance, they had flagged surfaces and corner hearths, and some had wooden inner walls and flooring.
Eighteen of the apartments had separate entrances at ground level, while the others were accessible through a common entrance shared with other apartments.
The solution would be a common entrance exam and admissions based on merit, and no preferences whatsoever.
The changes will include putting the Common Entrance exam online in a bid to make it less stressful for young pupils.
Plans are being drawn up to put the Common Entrance exam online in a bid to make it less stressful for young pupils, according to the Independent Association of Prep Schools (IAPS) First introduced in 1904, Common Entrance is an exam taken by youngsters applying to private secondary schools, including top institutions like Eton College, at ages 11 and 13.
A letter which was sent to residents by Kalia Empire Property Developers states each flat occupier owes pounds 7,000 to cover the cost of work to "the grounds and communal common entrance area to each block".
Students who have cleared GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) or the PGECET(Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test) along with a background in ECE (Elements of Civil Engineering), EEE (Elements of Electrical Engineering) or EIE are eligible for the PG course.
2Jack went to a private prep school in Winchester but failed his common entrance exam and ended up at the local comprehensive.
The plot has three main stories: the twins' academic success with the Common Entrance Exams, which will determine their education beyond elementary school; the appearance of a sinister individual named Jimmy Parchment, whose negative encounters with the Gilmore family and the community members creates unrest and fear; and the twins' mystical encounter with a "duppy" manifested as a goat, which foreshadows community and family events and provides illumination to the children's understanding of adult events.
The 182-unit residential building is undergoing improvements and renovations to its common entrance, lobby, hallways, basement and more than 100 of its private residences.