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16 Jan 2019

ONGC scholarship

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited is providing this financial assistance to the SC/ST students who wish to pursue professional degree courses.

SRM-Tufts University collaboration on the cards

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

SRM University AP, Amaravati and Tufts University, USA, are coming together to collaborate for substantive discussion amongst Higher Education leadership at the highest level.

UG, PG programmes

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

The Indian Institute of Art and Design (IIAD) in collaboration with Kingston School of Art, London, offers undergraduate programmes in fashion design, fashion business management, communication design and interior architecture and design.

Humanising cubicle communication

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

Life coaches stress upon a concern over employees’ well being, outside of the office hours. With work-life balance as a key focus in the corporate work culture now, this emphasis on concern for ‘me time’, mental health, constructive, open communication and healthy inter-personal relations is at an all time high.

A lifestyle of innovation

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

In the start-up landscape at the back of every new venture is an unresolved or a niggling problem, which the enterprising minds set out to resolve. For Gaurav Goel, the trigger was the high cost and poor quality and design of lifestyle products.

Most searched job

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

Content writing is emerging as a popular career option, especially in India.

Hiring picks up in IT sector

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

The year end saw hiring figures go up marginally as January is traditionally the time for job change.

India Inc not gearing up for a tech future

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

Although a majority of Indian organisations believe that advanced technologies will be crucial for future growth, few plan to increase their training investment significantly in the next few years, thereby limiting their ability to harness the potential of advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI).

Block chain, AI to lead the way

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

The past year was revolutionary in terms of technological uptake across industries. From education to healthcare, businesses across industries have begun relying on innovative technologies to drive business operations.

Gestures that work

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

Much has been written, read, emulated and ignored as well, about how one can chisel a positive work environment. Most advice oscillates between esoteric axioms to banal truisms.

Hone your hospitality skills

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

Glion Institute of Higher Education, a world-leading hospitality management institution with campuses in Switzerland and the UK, is launching a new set of online certificate courses, available from March 2019.

Add sports to your curriculum

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

A sound mind in a sound body.” This famous quotation by Thales, a Greek philosopher, demonstrates the harmonious relationship between physical and mental health.

Crack the CLAT code

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

For a very long time, both law and management courses have enjoyed popularity among students. What makes these courses find favour with students is that these are neutral to all streams, be it engineering or humanities.

For better results, fuel research

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

If you take a look around, from the phones we use to the food we eat to the medicines we are prescribed, every aspect of our lives is rooted in research. In fact, academic research is the backbone of a country’s development.

Five surefire tips for winning scholarships

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

Scholarships are gateways to your dream universities to study your dream subject. Tuition fee being waved, be it full or partial is definitely beneficial to any student with all the opportunities remaining intact.

Radiographer’s role

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

Q. I am looking to pursue a skill-based career that does not entail long or intensive study. Would a career in radiography fit the bill?. Could you please tell me what exactly it entails and suggest some relevant courses? Can I also do Radiology after class 12?

Time to be well integrated

16 Jan 2019 | 9:21 AM

Over the past decade or so, a major breakthrough in Higher Education has been the introduction of Integrated Courses after Class XII. The primary objective of this move was to bridge the gnawing gap between the industry and the academia and also to save on the students’ time and money and to reduce the ‘time to market’.

09 Jan 2019

Online life skills olympiad for schools students on January 27

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

Singapore-based SkillizenOlympiad Foundation will conduct world''s first online "International Life Skills Olympiad (ILSO)" on January 27.

Creative contouring

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

Creative thinking would undoubtedly top the chart among the 21st century employability skills. But the fact remains that a staid work atmosphere and daily rigour of worklife may sap the creative soul of an employee.

Why performance review should not be neglected

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

Milestones. That is merely a word but our entire lives are attuned to them. Birthdays, anniversaries, achievements, life events all point to milestones and how we evolve as human beings.

Dock your dreams in Melbourne

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

The high quality of living and its steady economy is attracting start-up job seekers and start-ups to move to Melbourne.

Enhance the X-factor of your workplace

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

Merely celebrating ‘Employee Day or Family Day’ doesn’t make the cut anymore. Organisations, especially start-ups need to think and do something out of the box to keep their workforce motivated.

Opportunity to intern abroad this summer

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

With a view to bring world-class research internships closer to the engineering students of India, Internshala, in collaboration with Aniket Singh, the author of Intern Abroad This Summer series of books, has launched the Aniket Singh Summer Internship Programme.

Policy, Design and Management programme

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

The Indian School of Public Policy, New Delhi, invites applications for the first round of admissions for its flagship programme in Policy, Design and Management.

Trinity College Dublin & Columbia University foray into India

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

In a first-of-its kind move in Indian academia, Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin and Columbia University in the City of New York have jointly launched their latest teaching collaboration, the Dual BA Program between Trinity College Dublin and Columbia University, in Mumbai, India.

Course on Outsourcing Practices

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

IIT Kharagpur will conduct a multidisciplinary short course on Outsourcing Practices in India to sensitise both the public and private sectors and show the way for best practices, the premier institute said in a release last week.

If cinema is your passion

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

There are a plethora of graduation and diploma courses available in the present times, which makes it difficult to pick the right one.

Beat stress, be a winner

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

Ask a student about what he fears the most in his life and the answer in all probability would be examination. It causes stress and anxiety like no other thing to students.

Management fest at IIM, Rohtak

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

IIM, Rohtak, is all set to host a socio-cultural, sports and management fest — Infusion — from January 11 to 13. The 72-hour carnival will feature a number of events ranging from business competitions to a live concert by Harrdy Sandhu.

For tech students in Ireland

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

High-achieving students who are willing to undertake graduation and post-graduation in Ireland are invited by Cork Institute of Technology to apply for this scholarship.

Try your hand at technical writing

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

Q. I’ve done BSc (Physics) and although I enjoy reading about science, I’m not particularly interested in pursuing an MSc or an equivalent academic qualification in this line. Instead, I have good communication skills and enjoy writing. Would technical writing be a good field for me?

On a different course

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

According to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), more Indian students are now going abroad to pursue higher education. In fact, spending on tuition and hostel fees by Indians studying overseas has gone up by 44 per cent from $1.9 billion in 2013-14 to $2.8 billion in 2017-18.

Work skills critical for the jobs of the future

09 Jan 2019 | 7:51 AM

Looking ahead at 2019 and beyond, is not just about jobs and careers of the future, but more about how we should prepare ourselves for what could be a completely different world 10 years hence!

26 Dec 2018

Fab four in the fore

26 Dec 2018 | 1:05 AM

The year 2018 can be termed as the year of the Indian entrepreneurs.

A year of slow growth

26 Dec 2018 | 1:05 AM

Job creation has been a subject of big debate in the recent past, as despite a fast pace of overall economic growth, the level of employment generation has not kept pace with an estimated 12 million people entering the labour market each year in the recent years.

A recession-proof vocation

26 Dec 2018 | 1:05 AM

ELT workshop

26 Dec 2018 | 1:05 AM

More than 100 English teachers attended an English Language Training (ELT) organised in Chandigarh last week.

Placement surge in RICS School of Built Environment

26 Dec 2018 | 1:05 AM

RICS School of Built Environment (RICS SBE), Amity University has witnessed a 60 per cent hike in the number of placements this year in comparison to last year.

Direct entry to PhD in IIMs

26 Dec 2018 | 1:05 AM

Q. I am in final year of BTech. I have heard that there is a direct entry for engineering students into doctoral programmes in the IIMs without having to do an MBA. Is this correct?

Women’s participation falls

26 Dec 2018 | 1:05 AM

According to the India Skills Report, 2018, the economic participation of women in the workforce has decreased from 32 per cent in 2016 to 23 per cent in 2018.

Leverage your prospects

26 Dec 2018 | 1:05 AM

The year 2018 saw the Indian economy become the talk of the town, the struggle between two superpowers the United States of America and China has seemingly benefitted India.