One of the 10 paradises in the world - National Geographic Traveller. One of the 100 great trips for the 21st century - Travel and Leisure. One of the 10 hotspots for the millennium - Emirates in-flight magazine. ...
Keeping pace with tourist inflow
Kochi, as the State's business capital and also a major hub of tourism activity, has emerged as a focal point in tourism education. A look at what it has to offer.
In the forefront on tourism studies
IN THE 16 years since its inception on World Tourism Day, the Kerala Institute of Travel and Tourism Studies (KITTS) has emerged as a major centre that fashions travel and tourism professionals to meet the growing demand from the fast-expanding ...
The art of presentation
Making a presentation has become an integral part of academic and professional life. Here is how you give that cutting edge to your presentation.
Streamlining examination procedures: The University of Kerala has embarked on an exercise, which in addition to solving administrative problems, may prove to be of immense help to the student community. A committee set up by the university ...
Q & A
Q. I would like to have details of B.Tech courses in Aeronautical Engineering. V.K. Avijith, Udyogamandal and Asish Chandy Abraham, Thiruvananthapuram. A. This is one of the rare branches available at ...
The Cochin University of Science and Technology's B.Tech. Naval Architecture and Ship Building course is in great demand among students as a job is virtually assured on the successful completion of the course.
Test is over, now for the results
The 20,000-odd students who took the common admission test (CAT) of the Cochin University of Science and Technology (Cusat) at centres across the State as well as in Dubai, will have to wait till the end of this month to know whether they will ...
Master a unique Vidya
Vasthu Vidya has become very popular these days. And as its fame spreads far and wide, it is attracting more and more students. All about a State-run Gurukulam that imparts training in Vasthu Vidya.
Say goodbye to problems
Problems are a part of life. Learn how to go about developing essential problem-solving skills.
The first step to Civil Services
Here is a piece of advice from the tenth rank holder in the latest batch of successful Civil Services candidates on how to go about selecting the subjects for the preliminary and main examinations. "Do not play around with subjects that have been cal led scoring, or easy to get through."
For the people
Twenty-eight-year-old K. Mani is an Assistant Accountant General (AAG) at the AG's Office, Thiruvananthapuram. She explains why she decided to become a civil servant.
Admissions to the medical, engineering and other technical courses under the management quota for 2004-05 would be done in a "fair and transparent" manner and students would be admitted only on the basis of their rank in the Common Entrance ...
A guiding hand
Providing employment guidance has, for long, been the Achilles' heel of the University of Kerala. During the last few years, however, the University Employment and Guidance Bureau functioning under the Department of Student Services has been ...
Short-term courses in foreign languages
THE INSTITUTE of English and Foreign Languages (IEFL) of the Kannur University will start short-term courses in Arabic and English communication in June, to be followed by a course in German. Encouraged by the good response to its French ...
The following are the new additions in the British Library, Thiruvananthapuram. These books will be on display from May 10. BURRELL, M. - Fundamentals of computer architecture; WEBB, S. P. - Fee-based services in library information centres; ...
Government-approved training centres
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