The Department of Education had organised three common and two particular rounds for the admission of first-year junior school (FYJC). The second particular spherical will finish on January 9. Earlier, it was scheduled to conclude on Friday, January 8.
In Mumbai, greater than 10,000 college students are with out seats after these rounds, regardless of there being practically 1.3 lakh vacant seats within the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) because the second spherical is about to conclude.
However, training division has determined to provide admissions to FYJC college students on a first come, first served (FCFS) foundation in Mumbai and Maharashtra. This will profit college students who haven’t been in a position to safe admission within the school.
According to knowledge shared by Gaikwad, 42 per cent of the entire seats mendacity vacant after 5 admission rounds are in six areas – Amravati, Aurangabad, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik and Pune – the place admissions to FYJC is on-line. Similarly, 23 per cent of the entire 4.15 lakh college students who’ve utilized for seats are but to take admission wherever.
On Wednesday, January 6, state training minister Varsha Gaikwad tweeted, “Admissions under the second special merit list will conclude on January 8 after which the schedule for FCFS round will be announced.”
While the division had earlier determined to cast off the FCFS rounds this 12 months, the choice was revoked owing to a lot of college students nonetheless with out seats after 5 admission rounds.
By the tip of the first particular spherical, out of a complete consumption of 5.6 lakh, as many as 3.2 lakh college students had confirmed their admissions; 2.4 lakh seats had been nonetheless vacant. Meanwhile, in MMR, over 58,318 college students weren’t admitted in line with the info shared by the training minister’s workplace. Out of which, solely 32,268 participated within the second particular spherical, whereas solely 21,835 had been allotted a seat.
The authorities had launched FCFS rounds in 2018 and college students with a rating above 80 per cent, 60 per cent and the remaining had been assigned a day to say a seat like one would guide a tatkal prepare ticket.