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Healthcare expansion brings more jobs
The private healthcare sector is in expansion mode. For skilled professionals that is good news.
Keen on power systems
The new Vice-Chancellor of VTU, H.P. Khincha, has deep interest in the areas of power system control, protection, planning and operation and computer applications. He has been actively involved with industrial utilities and electricity ...


Quality is the watchword
The new V-C of VTU wants to promote research

Advanced digital system design

Advantages of investing in shares Campus Connect
The Medical and Psychiatry students of GRD College of Science organised a lecture on case history presentation in Psychiatry. V. Ponni Muralidharan, Consultant Psychiatirst, KG Hospital, was the resource person. She presented five cases, which ...
Time to bask in ‘sunshine’ industry
The country is witnessing a phenomenal growth in the tourism industry, thanks to massive marketing campaigns

Journalism course in Urdu
Want to become a professional Urdu journalist? Here is your chance. Admissions to the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism of Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU), Hyderabad, are on. It is the only university in the country to ...

‘Develop skills in chosen domains’ Campus Connect
The Chennai-based Care Voyant Technologies conducted a campus recruitment drive in Paavai Engineering College, Namakkal. About 500 students from various engineering colleges in Salem and Namakkal districts attended. Product Development ...
Cracking the whip on ragging menace
The buzz around the street corners and at the bus stops is unmistakable. The colleges have reopened to the colourful sights of boys and girls, full of energy and the campuses are resonating with constant chatter of youngsters. The days of ...
Guides to the rescue
Students entering higher education get useful information on courses
MoU for courses in media technologies
Chennai-based Sanra Software Limited has signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Portsmouth, U.K., to offer innovative courses in media technologies. Sanra Software will deliver two- year degree programmes in ...
Pharma News Capsule released
Pharmacy graduates should be recognised as professionals if India wants to become a true clinical research hub, said Nalla G.Palaniswami, Chairman of Kovai Medical Center Research and Educational Trust, said. Speaking at a conference on ...
First occupant of Pratt and Whitney Chair
Prof. Narasimha has 17 books and more than 230 research publications to his credit.
A tool for soft-skills training and scenario-based training
In the age of Internet collaboration, black boards are dinosaurs. Adode Education, the education subsidiary of the software giant, is planning to do for universities what Orkut and YouTube did for millions of teens across the ...
Institution in Focus
Thiru.Vi.Ka. Government’s Arts College at Tiruvarur has been catering to the needs of rural students for the past 37 years. Started in 1970 as Kalaignar Karunanidhi Government Arts College at the initiative of the present Tamil Nadu ...
Kamala Nehru Polytechnic for Women: short term courses
Kamala Nehru Polytechnic for Women in Hyderbad is conducting three month courses on Fabric Painting, Hand Embroidery, Advance Tailoring, Zardosi and Ari work and Electrician’s training(only for men) from July 23. No tuition fee will ...
Are you ready to match Hollywood standards?
Some tips on how to be successful in the animation industry
Taming the disastrous infernos
The skylines of cities, metros and even towns are changing fast. High rise malls, shopping complexes and multiplexes have become the order of the day. With modern construction placing an equal emphasis on fire safety as on aesthetics and design ...
Move to promote research in IS

To hone English skills
Ebek Language Laboratories Private Limited, in co-operation with Cambridge University Press, will offer training programmes in English language communication skills. The centre is an authorised learning centre for the University of Cambridge ESOL ...
Scotland beckons Indian students
Candidates not ready to waste time to lap up an international career may look for higher education chances in Scotland. One of the well established educations systems, on which foundations of even the American system are laid, the Scotland ...
Make Law your first choice
LAWgistics, a centre for training in law entrance examinations, encourages students to explore the various options
Congress on EPM tools
Advance Project Management Institutions, Chennai, in association with IEEE Computer Society, Madras Chapter, Computer Society of India, Chennai Chapter, and other professional associations is organising a one-day congress on EPM tools on July 21. ...
Love, the most important ‘vitamin’
Nalanda Degree College: Many are of the view that love is nothing but emotional excitement, or the physical fascination between man and woman. We should try to understand the nature of true love by disassociating it from the sense of ...
Guides to the aid of student aspirations
Students entering higher education get useful information on courses
Test Tracker
Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA), Raebareli - 229302 (Uttar Pradesh), an autonomous body under the Ministry of Civil Aviation, has invited applications for its entrance test to be held on September 9 for admission to the following ...
Rhodes scholarships
Applications are invited from outstanding graduates holding at least a first class honours degree in Pure or Applied Sciences, Humanities, Law or Medicine of Indian Universities for five Scholarships, for a course of study leading to a degree of ...
Evening MBA programme
The Kousali Institute of Mangement Studies (KIMS) of Karnatak University, Dharwad, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with North Karnataka Management Association, Hubli, and Small Industry Service Institute (SISI), Gokul Industrial ...
Big jobs in a micro world
It is a brave modern world, with exciting technological possibilities, that opens up to those who specialise in microelectronics and VLSI design.
Dreams can be thought provoking too!
D.V.R college Of Engineering: My feet couldn’t find a jetty; I was in the air for quite a long time and blood was rushing through my nerves at a lightening speed. Suddenly with a huge blow I was hit by a bike, which was aiming to ...
Make law your first choice
LAWgistics, a centre for training in law entrance examinations, encourages students to explore the various options

Campus connect
Nadar Mahajana Sangam S. Vellaichamy Nadar College organised an orientation programme for first year undergraduate students on Wednesday.P. Jawahar, treasurer, inaugurated the programme and G. Subramanian, vice-president, presided. The ...

MoU for courses in media technologies
Chennai-based Sanra Software Limited has signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Portsmouth, U.K., to offer innovative courses in media technologies. Sanra Software will deliver two- year degree programmes in ...

DIL SE
Sharing knowledge with friends Dil Se
SRR & CVR Government College: We should feel at home at any place for us to produce good results in anything we do. With regard to studies and academic pursuits, it is all the more necessary to have a right ambience. In the ...
Seats go abegging at SKU
The changing attitude of youth and their focus on employment-oriented education has left more than 1,000 seats unfilled in different post graduate degree courses, mostly in traditional courses, in Sri Krishnadevaraya University (SKU), Anantapur, ...
Okay, if it is mild
Friendly form of ragging to break the ice is fine, not verbal or physical abuse, say students
Medico-technical courses
The MMM Academy of Medical Sciences, run by Madras Medical Mission, Chennai, is offering an option of medico-technical job-oriented courses such as B.Sc in Applied Biotechnology, Medical Laboratory Technolgy, Health Information Administration, ...
In search of the ideal student
Who is an ideal student? Perceptions vary, some common threads emerge, but the quest for an ideal, all-encompassing definition can prove elusive, as The Hindu- Educationplus found out.
Work to your full potential for success
P.B. Siddhartha College of Arts and Science: Hard work pays in some form or other. Only with this one attribute, we can flourish and prosper in any sphere of life. We should have a vision of what we want in future and what we are ...
IGRUA entrance
The Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA), Raebareli, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Civil Aviation, has invited applications for its entrance test to be held on September 9 for admission to the following courses commencing from ...
Big jobs in a micro world
A new world opens up to specialists in microelectronics and VLSI design
21st century tools for student collaboration
Adobe’s e-learning solution for colleges and universities aims at keeping the student community connected seamlessly.
Research retell
All ye researchers! Shed your inhibitions and come out of your laboratories. This is your chance to get your ideas and works published. Be it research, seminar or technical papers that you published as a part of the academic curriculum, ...
University Roundup
University of Hyderabad, Academic Staff College, conducted a workshop on the latest Assessment & Accreditation procedures for the college principals on July 11 & 12, 2007 on the University campus at Gachibowli. V. S. Prasad, ...
Learn semiconductor modelling
The Electronics Engineering Department of NIT-Calicut has started an M. Tech. course in Microelectronics and VLSI design.Core papers which are being taught in this course include VLSI design, Analog IC design and semiconductor device ...
DFRL offers diploma in food analysis
The Mysore-based Defence Food Research Laboratory (DFRL), which functions under the Ministry of Defence, has invited applications for the post-graduate diploma course in food analysis and quality assurance. The 10-month-long course ...
Spot admission to study at a Russian university


Award for college
A project titled “Automatic Inspection of Rail Ballast Using Ground Penetration Radar”, by students of the Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, has won the Motorola Scholar Award.The project competition was held ...

Seminar on drug discovery
The Department of Bioinformatics of the Bharathiar University will hold a two-day seminar-cum-workshop on “Molecular Modelling and Drug Discovery” at the university premises on July 27 and 28.The seminar will cover ...

Motorola Scholar award
A project titled “Automatic Inspection of Rail Ballast Using Ground Penetration Radar”, by students of the Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, has won the Motorola Scholar Award.The project competition was held ...
Of spontaneity and wisdom
Education gives us knowledge that is the base for developing wisdom. Wisdom helps us to build up emotional balance, not to panic in critical situations, apply intelligence in correct perspective and to take a wise decision. For high-profile jobs, ...
SSIM to introduce two new courses
Siva Sivani Institute of Management (SSIM), the largest AICTE approved autonomous Business School in South India with an annual intake of over 300 students is introducing two new courses this year – PGDM in Human Resource Management and ...
Dictionaries are just a click away
A look at some dictionary resources on the Net
Dictionaries are just a click away
As we increasingly spend time on computers and the Internet, it might be easier for at least some of us to look up word meanings online. A look at some dictionary resources on the Net.
New courses
Avinashilingam University for Women, in collaboration with G. Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital, and Ganga Hospital, will offer two job-oriented paramedical courses this year.The four-year B.S. Physician Assistant Paramedical course will ...
Bachelor’s degree in Germany
While it is the norm for many students from India to go to Germany for master’s and research, Vivek Subramaniam chose to be different.
PG Diploma in Tool Design
Training centre to come up at Thiagarajar College of Engineering campus in Madurai
Rich tributes to former V-C campus jottings
Former Vice-Chancellor M. Gopalakrishna Reddy who passed away last week was probably the only teacher who had held administrative posts of Registrar and Vice-Chancellor for the longest period. He was Registrar for 24 years and later became ...
Test Tracker
Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA), Rae Bareli-229302 (Uttar Pradesh), an autonomous body under the Ministry of Civil Aviation, has invited applications for its entrance test to be held on September 9 for admission to the following ...
Placements at Amrita Vidyapeetham
It has been a good season for placements for students of Amrita University, with 1109 of them being recruited by top IT companies such as Tata Consultancy Services, L&T, Cognizant, Infosys and Wipro, during the first week of the campus ...
All about courses in total quality management
I would like to do a diploma or a postgraduate diploma in quality assurance or total quality management through distance mode. Please let me know the university or institution offering this course. Komal Rao With Indian companies ...
Career in audiology
Great demand for therapists in hospitals, special schools, industries
Bachelor’s degree in Germany
While it is the norm for many students from India to go to Germany for master’s and research, Vivek Subramaniam chose to be different.
A career in merchant navy
The world trading fleet is made up of about 50,000 ships and the demand for seafarers are on the rise
Opening up to new areas
Indira Gandhi National Open University is introducing new courses in the fields of law and commerce
Test Tracker
Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA), Raebareli - 229302 (Uttar Pradesh), an autonomous body under the Ministry of Civil Aviation, has invited applications for its entrance test to be held on September 9 for admission to the following ...


GUIDANCE PLUS
Getting trained in disaster management Guidance plus
An overview of courses in disaster management.

MoU for courses in media technologies
Chennai-based Sanra Software Limited has signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Portsmouth, U.K., to offer innovative courses in media technologies. Sanra Software will deliver two- year degree programmes in ...
Let’s get QUIZical
1. Which cathedral church is the official ecclesiastical seat of the Bishop of Rome, the Pope?2. Which is the the oldest active trophy in international sport, predating the modern Olympic Games by 45 years?3. Kiribati’s ...
TNAU distance learning courses
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University is offering PG courses in M.B.A. M.Sc. (Environmental Management), M.Sc (Sugarcane Technology), PG diplomas in Food Biotechnology, Production and Quality Control in Medicinal Plants and Bioinformatics and ...

Advanced Business Computer Diploma
The Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Hyderabad – 500016, has invited application for its entrance test to be held on August 12 for admission to the following courses. Advanced Business Computing Diploma (ABC-D), ...

SMART ICBM offers two-year full/part time MBA programme
SMART – ICBM is offering a two year full / part-time MBA programme. The course is structured into four semesters and a dissertation. The campus is validated by the University of Cambridge Intercontinental and Punjab Technical ...


DIL SE
Humour, a good teaching aid
Dr. L. Bullayya College: “So long as there’s a bit of a laugh going, things are all right. As soon as this infernal seriousness, like a greasy sea, heaves up, everything is lost.” - D. H. LawrenceAll of us, at some ...

Psychology as an interdisciplinary subject
St Joseph’s College for Women: As a routine I was watching CNN – IBN and suddenly my eyes caught the headlines. A 15-year-old student committed suicide in Bangalore due to fear of failure. Later at the dinner table while ...

Take that
How about writing about your classroom and your backyard that is your college campus? Heart-rending (heart-warming too) experiences that moved you. Incidents that stirred you or things you did not like. Youth festivals or workshops ...
Know Your English




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