Notification for various courses

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ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE OF INDIA 

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Ahmedabad, is inviting applications for an AICTE-approved, full-time fellow programme in management (FPM) scheduled from 2014-2018. The programme is meant to create competent and innovative scholars, thought leaders and researchers who promote entrepreneurship

Eligibility- A two-year postgraduate degree in any discipline. Selection is based on scores in CAT/GMAT/UGC-NET and JRF and/or EDI’s Entrepreneurship Research Aptitude Test

Application: The application form and details are available at http://www.ediindia.ac.in/ http://www.ediindia.org

DEADLINE: July 3

 

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC COOPERATION AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT

National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development, Delhi, has extended the last date for issue and receipt of forms for admission to an advanced diploma course in child guidance and counselling. Personal interviews are scheduled from July 9 to July 11.

Eligibility: A Master’s degree in social work/psychology/child development/community resource management/development communication extension/education/special education/nursing or a Bachelor’s in the same field with at least five years’ regular work experience or BEd with a minimum of four years’ experience

Application: The application form and prospectus can be obtained from the publication officer (room no. 003) at 5, Siri Institutional Area, Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110016, on cash payment of Rs 500. For further information, visit nipccd.nic.in

DEADLINE: Extended to July 3

 

JAMIA MILLIA ISLAMIA

Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi, is inviting applications from research scholars for PhD programmes in all its departments and centres 

Eligibility: Candidates must have a Master’s degree with at least 55% marks or a degree recognised by the university as its equivalent in the subject in which the candidate wishes to pursue a research programme or in an allied subject. For further information, visit http://www.jmi.ac.in

Application: The application form can be downloaded from the website

DEADLINE: July 15

 

INDIAN BOARD OF ALTERNATIVE MEDICINES 

Indian Board of Alternative Medicines, Kolkata, is inviting applications for the following distance-education programmes: a two-year Bachelor of alternative medical system or BAMS (AM)) and a one-year MD in alternative medicines or MD (AM)

Eligibility: Requirements vary depending on the programme being applied for. Visit the official website for further details

Application: Prospectus can be obtained by texting your name and address to 09836122801 or writing to Dr SK Agarwal, principal, IBAM Academy, 80, Chowringhee Road, Kolkata 700020.

Job Check: Scope of Emerging Careers

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With the field of science gaining popularity among students, its scope is also increasing. More number of students are opting for the subject presently.

Here are a few promising careers for science graduates

 

  1. Agriculture Consultant

The main roles of and Agriculture consultant is to advise and guide the farmers in the areas of development, implementation and financial implication of new agricultural techniques and products.

Other responsibilities include organizing farm walks, lectures, discussions and demonstrations on agricultural produce, assisting clients in understanding the product.

Skills required:

  • Good communication skills,
  • An analytical bent of mind and
  • Good understanding of agriculture of agriculture

Popular areas: Agriculture, biotechnology

Estimated Salary: Rs 25,000-30,000 per month 

 

  1. AGRI CHEMIST

As an agricultural chemist, a candidate is required to conduct research and assist in the development of various agricultural products. They are also required to check the chemical composition of molecules and compounds in a food product.

Demand in industry: Agriculture, biotechnology, pharmaceutical

Skills required:

  • Oral and written communication skills,
  •  A keen interest in research,
  • Logical and reasoning skills

Estimated Salary: Rs 20,000 to Rs 25,000 per month

 

  1. MEDICAL WRITER PROFESSIONALS

As a Medical Writer Professional, the work will involve lots of writing and drafting on medical topics. Professionals of this field are required to write scientific documents which include regulatory and research-related documents, disease-drug related educational and promotional literature and content for healthcare websites, magazines and journals.

The job also involves data interpretation and data presentation. Medica writing is an upcoming option for science graduates since they have sound knowledge of scientific terminology.

Skills required:

  • Ability to research and absorb information quickly,
  • Presentation skills,
  • Project and time management skills
  • Flair for writing is a must

 Popular areas: Pharmaceutical, KPOs, media/ publishing, healthcare websites

Expected Salary: Rs 22,000-25,000 per month

 

  1. MEDICAL CODER

The other option open to medical students is working as a Medical coder. The job of a medical coder is to review the medical records of a person and then assign codes after tracking both, the doctor’s as well as nurse’s notes to verify the services provided to patients. After ascribing codes, the patient can claim healthcare benefits.

Skills required:

  • Technical knowledge of medical billing and the coding software,
  • Focused and attentive,
  • Should be good with numbers

Popular areas: ITeS/ BPO, healthcare/ hospitals, insurance

Salary: Rs 20, 000-25, 000 per month

 

5. CLINICAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE 

A professional in this field has the aptitude for research and can make a career as a clinical research associate. As an associate, the candidate has to keep track of the on-going clinical trials.

Skills required:

  • Good administrative skills,
  • Communication skills,
  • Multi-tasking,
  • Independent worker.
  • Knowledge of clinical terminology is a must.

Popular areas: Biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medicine

Expected Salary: Rs 23,000 to 27 000 per month

 Article Courtesy: The Times Of India

Scholarship: JBNSTS Senior Scholarship Test 2014

Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search test notification-

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About the Scholarship

i) The most prestigious scholarship since 1960

ii) A scholarship amount of Rs.1000/- per month and annual book grant of Rs.1000/-

iii) Duration of the scholarship is till the end of B.E/MBBS /M.Sc degrees

iv)Exposure to seminars‚ colloquia‚ educational tour‚ scientific research projects

Eligibility

Those who have passed their 10+2 examinations in this year (2014) and currently studying in the first year Basic Sciences (Hons)‚ Engineering or Medicine in registered Colleges/Institutes/Universities in West Bengal

Pass course and diploma course students are not eligible

Selection Process: It is multistage selection process:

Written Test: (Physics‚ Chemistry‚ Mathematics and Biology) will be held at different centres in West Bengal (sample questions will be sent along with the admit card)

Interview: For selected candidates based on written test

Last date of Submission of Application: 5th Sept 2014

Written Test: 21st Sept 2014

Study Master of Business Economics (MBE) at Gauhati University

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    Looking for MBE?? Gauhati University, Assam notifies admissions for the two year post-graduate programme in Master of Business Economics (MBE) for Session 2014-16.

Course- the Master of Business Economics (MBE) programme‚ administered by the Department of Business Administration and the Department of Economics‚ Gauhati University is a professional interdisciplinary course of study in Management‚ Finance and Economics.

The program seeks to respond to the changing requirements of the contemporary business economy by providing a more comprehensive grounding of management‚ finance‚ and economics to its graduates.

Eligibility-

Candidate is required to fulfill the following-

  • A bachelor’s degree in any discipline with 50% marks in aggregate or in Honours / Major subject (if any) from the Gauhati University or any other recognised University (not through Distance mode)
  • Those who have appeared in the final semester of the Bachelor’s Degree and awaiting results may also apply provided they meet the eligibility criterion prior to 31st August 2014.

 

Selection Process-

  • First of the eligible students will have to appear for a written exam that tests their quantitative aptitude‚ data interpretation‚ general awareness and proficiency in English‚ to be conducted by the Gauhati University.
  • Candidates qualifying in the written test will have to go through personal interview and group discussion.
  • The final selection will be based on the applicant’s overall performance in the written test‚ group discussion and interview
  • In case candidates have appeared for in any of the India level entrance exam like CAT/ MAT/ ATMA/XAT or CMAT and scored marks not less than 75% are exempted from appearing in the written test conducted by Gauhati University. They directly qualify for personal interview and group discussion.

Online application can be made on the official website of the University Website http://www.gauhati.ac.in.

Students protest to scrap Aptitude test for UPSC civil services

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  The protest was held at north Delhi’s Civil Lines area on Friday, June 27 by the students, who are Civil Service aspirants demanding scrapping of the Aptitude Test (CSAT), the preliminary level to one of the toughest examination in India (UPSC).

The protests led to the shutting down of four metro stations i.e Patel Chowk, Central Secretariat, Race Course Road and Udyog Bhawan.

The Police department takes action-

A DMRC spokesperson informed that the police was anticipating the protesters to reach till Rajghat and Prime Minister’s residence, the police asked the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to prohibit the entry and exit from the four metro stations till they receive any further notice.

There was one protest earlier made, last week by the aspirants at the outside the residence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh demanding a four-year age relaxation for appearing in the examinations of these services.

Paper Pattern of UPSC CSAT-

UPSC CSAT comprises of two compulsory papers of 200 marks each and of two hours duration each. The questions will be multiple choice, objective-type.

The main examination is only for candidates who have been shortlisted through the Preliminary CSAT Written Examination. This exam consists of seven papers.

The Union Public Service Commission will conduct the Civil Services Preliminary exam 2014 on 24th August.

The last date for application is June 30.

 From the Civil Services examination onwards, candidates will receive two additional attempts, although even attempting Civil Services Preliminary exam will be considered as having attempted the Civil Services examination overall.  

Vishakhapatnam girl topper of AIIMS MBBS 2014

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  The girl is Pattisapu Srividya of Visakhapatnam who has topped the exam adding another feather to her cap. She has topped AIIMS MBBS 2014.Her dream is to research in molecular biology.

Around 2.35 lakh candidates wrote the examination this year. The total number of candidates eligible for the counselling are four times of actual number of seats decided.

Srividya secured all-India 9th rank in Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) entrance test, seventh rank in EAMCET, all-India 8th rank in Manipal Medical Entrance Exam, and 59th rank in All-India Pre Medical Test. Her dream is to do research in molecular biology.

Follows her is Vasishta Polisetty, a 17-year-old boy from Hyderabad, got the second rank followed by Rohit Nathani in the third spot.

The physical counselling will be held by the institute from July 8th to July 11th in New Delhi. 

Scoring-

AIMMS MBBS 2014 score will be the basis for admission to 672 MBBS seats in seven AIIMS including AIIMS in New Delhi. Out of 672 MBBS seats in AIIMS, 337 are for unreserved category students.

The institute has decided to conduct physical counselling for the allocation of seats. Candidates will exercise their choice of the Institute when called during the counselling as per their rank in their respective category, notwithstanding what so ever choices he/she has made while filling the application form. Choice thus made will be final and no claim will be entertained in this regard.

Precise list of UG and PG courses for UPSEE 2014 pass out students

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     The results for the UPSEE 2014 (Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam) that was held on 20th April are out and counselling has been going on. Every year the exam is conducted by Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU) for giving admission to students in various government aided institutions, private unaided institutions affiliated to UPTU and other participating universities.

Here is a list comprised of the courses-

Undergraduate courses

1. Aeronautical Engineering

2. Agricultural Engineering

3. Applied Electronics and Instrumentation

4. Architecture

5. Automobile Engineering

6. Bio Chemical Engineering

7. Building Engg. and Construction Technology (Architecture)

8. Bio Medical Engineering

9. Bachelor of Pharmacy

10. Bio-Technology

11. Chemical and Alcohol Technology

12. Civil Engineering

13. Chemical Engineering

14. Computer Science

15. Computer Science and Engineering

16. Computer Science and Information Technology

17. Electronics and Communication Engineering

18. Electrical Engineering

19. Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

20. Electronics Engineering

21. Electrical and Electronics Engineering

22. Electronics and Telecomm Engineering

23. Electronics Instrumentation and Control

24. Environmental Engineering

25. Electronics and Computer Engineering

26. Electrical and Computer Engineering

27. Fashion and Apparel Design

28. Food Technology

29. Hotel Management

30. Instrumentation and Control

31. Interior Design (Architecture)

32. Instrumentation Engineering

33. Industrial Production Engineering

34. Information Technology

35. Leather Technology

36. Mechanical Engineering

37. Manufacturing Technology

38. Man Made Fiber Technology

39. Marine Engineering

40. Material and Metallurgical Engineering

41. Metallurgical Engineering

42. Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

43. Oil Technology

44. Production Engineering

45. Planning (Architecture)

46. Production and Industrial Engineering

47. Plastic Technology

48. Paint Technology

49. Textile Chemistry

50. Textile Technology

51. Textile Engineering

52. Fine Arts

 

Postgraduate courses

1. MBA

2. MBA Agri. Business

3. MBA Business Economics

4. MBA E-Commerce

5. MBA Finance and Control

6. MBA Financial Management

7. MBA Human Research & Development

8. MBA International Business (IB)

9. MBA Marketing

10. MBA Tourism Management

11. Master of Computer Applications

 

The Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination is only open for candidates having completed their qualifying exam from Uttar Pradesh or whose parents reside in UP.