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17 Apr 2019

Specialisations that rock – legally

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

One career pathway that runs through all the three organs of the government -— legislature, executive and judiciary — is law. If you''re dead serious about law and already have some legal work experience, Master’s of Law (LLM) could be your passport to success.

Unemployability is the bigger evil

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

Unemployment today has grown to become a major area of concern on a global level.

Which are good institutes for fisheries science?

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

Q.I have just given my Class XII exams (non-med). I wish to join my uncle who is in the seafood processing and export business. What would be the best place for me to study.

Record placements at IIM, Amritsar

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

The Indian Institute of Management Amritsar announced 100 per cent placement for its third batch of PGP 2017-19. The institute has witnessed a significant growth in terms of key metrics vis-a-vis last year.

IISc Summer Fellowship in Science and Engineering

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

IISc Bengaluru and Indian Academy of Sciences are inviting SC and ST students of Science background to undertake Summer Fellowship projects with IISc faculties and get fellowships for research.

Let your multi-tasking skills shine

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

If you enjoy information analysis, decision-making and working with people both inside and outside an organization, you could make your career as a procurement manager.

Fashion Design

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

The International School of Design, New Delhi invites application for bachelor’s, master’s & diploma programmes in Fashion Design.

Hacking ‘bounty’

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

Fascination with ethical hacking has taken 19-year-old Rohit Kumar places.

Women engineers’ programme

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

A Women Engineers Program (WE), supported by Google, will train 600 women software engineers from India over the coming three years.

Ace the civil services exam

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

Many young and dynamic minds are heading for UPSC Civil Services examination 2019.

Summer Experience Programme

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

Indian School of Hospitality introduces an exclusive summer experience program for youngsters with a vision to enable them to explore the potential of professional opportunities for them in hospitality and culinary arts.

Be cell sure

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

Molecular biology is the study of biology at the molecular level.

Persistence pays

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

If you wish to take a page out of the lives of new-age leaders like Mark Zuckerberg or Oprah Winfrey or Steve Jobs, then let that be of the persistence that they have shown in their lives to reach where they are.

Don’t dunk the biscuit etiquette

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

Eating in the office can be a minefield.

Entrepreneurship can be taught

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

I've always been a firm believer in the importance of imparting entrepreneurial lessons that can truly help build successful businesses.

Data Analytics professionals ride the big data wave

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

Data Analytics professionals are ruling the big data wave with analytics professionals out-earning software engineers by 26%.

Mumbai expecting big hike this time

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

It''s appraisal time and all professionals are looking forward toward getting a good increment.

Delhi-NCR, top destination for talent in 2018

17 Apr 2019 | 8:16 AM

With nearly half of the job- hunters choosing Delhi-NCR, the National Capital Region has emerged as the top destination, attracting talent for a slew of professions during the second half of 2018, says a survey.

13 Mar 2019

Hitching Humanities to Digital bandwagon

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

Are you among the students who wish to take up Humanities and also wish to have a digital edge? If yes, then you should go in for Digital Humanities.

High on job appeal

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

The logistics industry is one of the foremost drivers of economic growth and development. Currently, the Indian logistics industry provides employment to more than a million people. Internet penetration, growth in ecommerce segment and technology deployment in the sector will continue to drive employment opportunities in the industry.

A career curated in a laboratory

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

Are you interested in biology, medicine and disease prevention and also want to figure out how diseases affect the human body? Then a career in histology may be the right choice for you. Since laboratory tests have become increasingly important in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of many illnesses and diseases. Histology, a field closely related to cellular biology, focuses on the microscopic study of the human body, animal and plant tissues.

Earn while you learn

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

Q.After completing my Class XII (PCM), I have taken admission in BCom. Will it be possible for me to become an Air Force Pilot or Officer?

Summer internship fair

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

Internship and training platform, Internshala, has launcheda summer internship fair that will bring 1000+ exciting summer internship opportunities for students and recent graduates across India.

Bhajan Lal Scholarship

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

Bhajan Global Impact Foundation providing full or partial scholarships and support to students pursuing an MSc, MPhil or PhD in disciplines related to the environment in both Indian as well as foreign universities.

AI, the new angle for lawyers

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

“Digitisation is the future. Artificial intelligence and data-backed computing will take over all the jobs.”

Time for a focused approach

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

If you''re a grade 12 student aiming to pursue MBBS or BDS, you''re probably studying for long hours, gearing up for your boards as well as the NEET exam.

Media training programme

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

Talented, motivated and passionate student journalists can apply to attend an intensive media training programme.

Smart traffic control system for Smart Cities

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

Increasing traffic congestion on city roads, wastage of fuel at traffic lights and loss of precious lives due to emergency services like Ambulance, Fire Brigade getting stuck in traffic jam were the key motivators for three students of second year Electronics & Communication Engineering at Chandigarh University, Gharuan to come-up with a Smart Traffic Control System.

Data Engineering Nanodegree programme

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

Given the huge amount of data that is being produced every second, there is a rising demand for Data Engineers who could store, organise, and manage the ever-increasing amount of data.

Post-Graduate Diploma in Management

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

DEADLINE: MARCH 31:Xavier School of Management (XLRI) is inviting applications for admission to its three-year part-time weekend programme – Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) for working executives & business owners for the 2019 to 2022 session.

It’s the season to be careful

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

Most HR experts will agree that two topics should be avoided at work — politics and religion.

Live it up as a leader

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

I still remember my first meeting as a leader with my team.

Pre-assessment tests gain currency

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

The past few years have seen pre-assessments or pre-interview testing being increasingly adopted by companies as a means of improving the quality of talent being processed by them and to increase objectivity in their screening and filtering of candidates.

Are you a show off?

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

In today’s world of competition where professionals are too keen to showcase their USPs to the world, it is of utmost importance to present one’s skills in a positive light and not to come across as someone who can’t stop bragging.

Women like to have mentors to face job challenges

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

As more and more women enter the workforce, a survey has revealed that a large majority (86 per cent) of those polled like to have mentors to seek advice and navigate the challenges at the workplace.

Time to deal with robotic disruption

13 Mar 2019 | 10:03 AM

For those getting foxed with the title of this book — Globotics actually comes from globalisation and robotics. And in Globotics Upheaval Richard Baldwin puts the spotlight on one of the major concerns of 21st century — future of jobs and economy in the face of a tectonic shift brought about in the workspace by technologies like AI, robotics, automation and others.

27 Feb 2019

Project Oriented Biology Education (POBE)

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

DEADLINE: MARCH 8:Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research is inviting applications from the 1st-year BSc.

MoU for waste recycling

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Building on the success of the 'Waste Management Initiative' by Center for Sustainable Development (CSD), FORE School of Management, New Delhi, recently signed an MoU with Jaagruti Waste Paper Recycling Services to recycle the institute’s waste paper.

NBCC upgrades skills of 200 construction workers

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

In line with the central government’s initiative towards Skill India, NBCC organised a programme last week at New Delhi to award certificates to more than 200 construction workers who have been equipped with a new set of skills in tune with changing face of the country’s construction sector.

Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy contest

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Amrita Learning App has been declared a winner in the first phase of the Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE competition recently.

Interior design courses in India

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Q.I will be now moving to Class XII (non-med). I am very interested in pursuing a career in interior design. But I am a bit confused about how to proceed and future prospects of this field.

Dealing with difficult co-workers

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Millie, 25, a deputy store manager says a former colleague (her store manager) made her job so difficult she would feel physically sick on her way to work.

Stress, a key concern for employers

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Lack of employees’ physical activity and stress are top lifestyle risk factors identified by employers in India, according to a study.

70 pc corporates use gig workers

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Gig economy is the upcoming trend of businesses hiring independent contractors and short-term workers as almost 70 per cent corporates in India used gig workers at least once for major organisational issues in 2018.

Failure — a strong building block

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

If you are working and claim to have never failed; then probably you are either not honest enough or have not worked enough.

Are you sabotaging your job interview?

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Your resume sounds good, your experience is perfect, you have the caliber and you are smart enough to crack the interview, then why didn''t you get the coveted offer letter from your "could have been" employer?

MSc climate science

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

TERI School of Advanced Studies (TERI SAS) invites application for MSc in Climate Science and Policy; Environmental Studies & Resource Management

Master’s in public policy course

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Xavier University, Bhubaneswar, has introduced Master in Public Policy course from the current session. The application procedure for admission to the course is currently on.

Search engines of the financial world

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

If you are interested in finance, banking, investment, research, statistics and economics, then becoming an equity research analyst is the best bet for you.

Time & practice are of essence

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

With Board exams to commence soon, now is the time for students to focus on completing the syllabus on time, work on time management and practice well. It is important to divide your study hours methodically and give more time to subjects which are difficult and need more practice.

Spreading the light and joy of cinema

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

In line with the government’s Skill India initiative, the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune, is running short-term courses to make people acquainted with various film-making skills.

Milestones for 2019

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Business school predictions for the past two years have already sung paeans to emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things and Virtual Reality in modern classrooms and the disruptions they bring to education.

Add up to a great future!

27 Feb 2019 | 10:45 AM

Mick Jagger is well known as a rock star, but did you know that he can also rock a spreadsheet? Kenny G and Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin also worked in accounting, before they launched their music careers.