This is one more step in The optimisation of the energy of the students, economy of parents and the feeling of one-nation.
If AIEEE and AlPMT are merged and a common exam held through out India, this has an advantage. Physics and chemistry are common to both and only mathematics and biology are particular to Engineering and Medical groups.
It is illogical why the physics and chemistry tests should be separate for the two streams and in addition, students should shuttle from Kolkata to Kozhikode and from Ladakh to Lakshadweep, all for appearing in exams.
One nation, one exam should be the motto. Even many private institutions will get better students by this process as anyway now capitation fee is a danger mark for institutions with the sword of de recognition over the head.
It is high time that for the sake of students and also for the benefit of more...