IIM Kozhikode to launch MBA in liberal studies and management
The program, which will start in June next year, will accept 20-25 students in its first batch. “The world is changing very quickly… it requires people to decode culture and technology. Data needs to be made sense of,” said IIM-K director Debashis Chatterjee. Instead of just teaching tools and techniques, the program would aim to teach students how to think.
IIM Calcutta wraps up summer placements for 480 students
An estimated 136 cos offered nearly 200 roles to the class of 2021. Several students...
IIM Bangalore campus placements see 446 offers made to 437 students
A total of 79 offers were made in the marketing and sales domain by recru...
Indians applying to US business schools drop to 45% in 2019
Only 45% of Indian students who took GMAT sent their scores to US business schools this year, which is down from 57% in 2015. The students who did not apply had various reasons ranging from the political scenario in the US to their own safety reasons.
For SP Jain Global batch of 2019, the future’s bright
The Global MBA program of SP Jain was recently ranked #12 in the world by Forbes.
Robin Hood Army enters Harvard classroom
Founded in Delhi in 2014, the Robin Hood Army operates in 158 cities in nine countries and serves an average of 200,000 people a week — without accepting any money for their services. It has served more than 26 million meals so far. When restaurants tell them they have surplus food, volunteers — who number more than 40,000 — use their own vehicles to pick and distribute the food.
IIT-M launches 'techMBA' for its undergraduate students
The dual degree programme, which will be introduced from 2019-20 academic year, will have an intake of 25-30 students, IIT-M statement said.
Free coaching for poor: Cabinet clears scheme
The government will provide Rs 50,000 aid for coaching for the entrance examination for other professional courses, such as MBA and CLAT.
IIM-A completes placements for the MBA class of 2019
The students of the thirteenth batch of PGPX have prior work experience ranging from 5 to 17 years.
SP Jain Global climbs the ladder of excellence, ranks 12th in Forbes's top 1 year international MBA programs
The Forbes ranking compared the earnings of the Class of 2014 in their first five years post-MBA.
IIT Kharagpur’s Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSoM) launches collaborative programme with Singapore Management University
The programme is focused on providing managerial concepts to students through classroom lectures on portfolio management, alternative investments, innovation and entrepreneurship, and technological adaptation. Another feature of the programme was industry interactions regarding practical challenges in financial markets. Twenty-five students participated in this programme.
Pre-placement of TimesPro MBA 2018-20 students off to strong start
Over the last three years, more than 90% of TimesPro MBA students have been placed with India’s leading banks and financial institutions.
SPJIMR hosts Executive MBA students from Sheffield University Management School
As part of the program design of the Sheffield Executive MBA program in Advance Manufacturing Management, participants are required to complete their final project in the form of an international consulting assignment.
India used to be known for higher education: Former President Pranab Mukherjee
The outflow of students from India to abroad must change, and India must attract “traffic” inwards, like it did when it had institutions like Takshashila and Nalanda, said the president.
IIM Calcutta signs MoUs with French b-school, Canadian varsity
The institute said that the MoU was intended to “support research collaboration, capacity building, executive training and other forms of academic partnerships”.
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