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" The best way to predict the future is to Create it "

Counseling Cell of the school comprises of Samcara - The Career Counseling Cell.

The career counselors at The Sanskaar Valley School empower students to make choices and career decisions based on understanding the science behind the whole process. They help and develop career planning and decision making, maximising career opportunities, generating awareness among students of senior school. They help the student to broaden their horizons and show them options that they may not have considered before.

In addition to providing individual and group counseling to students, the counselor has been to organizing activities to create a holistic Education and Career Guidance (ECG) experience t students. These activities enhance students’ exposure to the diverse education pathways and working world so they can make informed choices. This helps the students, to better equip and prepare them when they step into the job market.

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KVPY 2017 Registration Link

Registration and Application for KVPY-2017 have started please check

Important Dates :
Opening of online application portal 16th July 2017
Last date for closing of online application 23rd August 2017
Exam Date 5th November 2017

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) 2017

KVPY 2017 Exam Dates has been released now. The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) organizes a national level scholarship program which is known as Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana. It is conducted to encourage students for pursuing a research career in the field of basic sciences. This programme started in 1999 which is funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.

KVPY 2017 Application Form
The application form only issued through online mode.

Tentative Dates :
Opening of online application portal 9th July 2017
Last date for closing of online application 23rd August 2017
Exam Date 29th Oct 2017


  • Aptitude Test: After scrutiny of application forms and meeting the eligibility criteria for various streams, all eligible students will be called for aptitude test conducted both in Hindi and English at different centers across the country on Sunday, the 29th October 2017.

Admit Card

  • Students may download the admit card for the aptitude test from the website from the first week of October 2017.
  • Interview : Based on the performance in the aptitude test, short-listed students will be asked to appear for an interview which is the final stage of the selection procedure.
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CA Registration Update


Those who are planning to do CA After 12th it\92s advisable to get registered for CA-CPT course on or before 30th of June 2017. As from 1st July'17 onwards you will only be able to get yourself registered under new course i.e. CA-foundation which is more difficult in comparison to current CA-CPT examination. As new syllabus have two subjective papers instead of objectives based paper & individual passing %age in each subject has also increased with increase in the syllabus.

Therefore it is advisable that those who are eligible for registration (i.e. 10th passed) should get them self registered as soon as possible and take the advantage of CA-CPT COURSE as last exam under old syllabus will be June 2019 Students who are in class 12th will be eligible to appear in June 2018 and those of Class 11th in present will be eligible to appear in June 2019

For more details please feel free to contact
CA Manish Bharvesh
Shikhar - Commerce

SAT Dates

2017-18 International SAT Subject Test Administration Dates and Deadlines

The SAT is offered internationally in October, December, March, and May. SAT Subject Tests are available\A0internationally in October, November, December, May, and June.

2017-18 International SAT Subject Test Administration Dates and Deadlines

SAT Date

SAT Subject Tests Available

Early Registration via Representative

Registration Deadline

Deadline for Changes

October 7, 2017


August 23, 2017

September 8, 2017

September 27, 2017

November 4, 2017


September 20, 2017

October 5, 2017

October 25, 2017

December 2, 2017


October 18, 2017

November 2, 2017

November 21, 2017

May 5, 2018


March 21, 2018

April 6, 2018

April 25, 2018

June 2, 2018


April 18, 2018

May 3, 2018

May 23, 2018


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Architecture - The Art or Practice of Designing and Constructing Buildings

Job description

Architects work in the construction industry and are involved with designing new buildings, extensions or alterations to existing buildings, or advising on the restoration and conservation of old properties. They can work on individual buildings or on large redevelopment schemes, and can be responsible for the design of the surrounding landscape and spaces. Architects work closely with their clients and users to make sure that projected designs match their needs and are functional, safe and economical. They usually control a project from start to finish and work with a number of construction professionals, including surveyors and engineers, producing drawings and specifications that the construction team works to. The role of an architect is very varied and can range from freelance and small-scale project work to employment with multinational organizations working on iconic landmarks.

Entrance Test

Admission to first year of Five years full time undergraduate course in Architecture (Bachelor of Architecture) in various colleges of India is through National and State level entrance examinations. The CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) conducts a national level entrance examination- All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) on an All India basis for entry to undergraduate programmes in B. Architecture and B. Planning in government and private institutes. The paper consists of Mathematics, an Aptitude Test and a Drawing test. The National Aptitude test in Architecture (NATA), the online test with drawing exam is conducted by the National Institute of Advanced Studies and Architecture in association with the Council of Architecture (COA). NATA scores are used by admissions authorities of different unaided & Government aided schools / colleges of Architecture, to provide common measures for comparing the qualifications of applicants. NATA measures aesthetic sensitivity, critical thinking, perception, observation and architectural awareness. Entrance to architecture programmes at the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT's) is through the national level Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). Private institutes conduct entrance exams of their own. Different states also hold separate entrance exams for admission to architecture and engineering colleges in the state.

Personal Skills

A successful architect requires special qualifications like designing talent, business aptitude, social awareness and legal knowledge. They must have excellent communication and drawing skills, keen observation, vivid imagination, creativity, ideas and the ability to visualize. Other qualities include leadership, managerial qualities, resourcefulness and ability to work as a team. They must also possess sufficient grasp of all aspects of building technology to be able to design for various needs under different conditions. Computer literacy also is required for writing specifications, two- and three-dimensional drafting, and financial management. Knowledge of CADD is essential.

Popular Colleges for Architecture


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