Admission Alert

Admission Alert

Publishing course

The Seagull School of Publishing, Kolkata is offering the Certificate Program in Publishing: Editing and Design & Production. The last date to apply is March 7, 2012.

Eligibility: Admission to the programme requires a bachelor’s degree in any discipline. Individuals who want to explore publishing as a career or those who are already a part of the publishing industry can apply.  The course is scheduled from April to July 2012. Cost of the course: Rs. 20,000

Internship opportunity: The School will offer internship opportunities in renowned publishing houses like HarperCollins Publishers, Penguin Books, and Cambridge University Press

Institute (address and website): Seagull School of Publishing, 36C S.P. Mukherjee road, Kolkata – 700025 Website:

How to apply: Apply online at the school’s website:
Contact: For further queries, write to

Leather Technology programmes

The School of Science and Technology at the University of Northampton (UK) is inviting applications for its MPhil/PhD in Leather Technology and a number of 1 year Leather Technology programmes:

Certificate in Leather Technology

BSc (Hons.) Leather Technology (Leather Science, Environment, Marketing or Business) (top-up )

MSc  Leather Technology

These courses are offered by the School’s Institute for Creative Leather Technologies (ICLT) which is one of the world’s leading centres for leather education and is dedicated to providing cutting-edge leather education in the theory and practice of leather technology. The leather programmes are not offered anywhere else in the UK.

The Certificate in Leather Technology and the BSc (Hons) Leather Technology (Leather Science, Environment, Marketing or Business) (top-up) are undergraduate level, one year, full-time programmes commencing in September 2012.

The one-year full time MSc in Leather Technology course aims to provide students the opportunity to acquire and enhance technical skills related both to self learning and to research appropriate to postgraduate study. The MPhil (two years full-time or three years part-time)/PhD (three years full-time or six years part-time) is designed for those already working in the leather producing or allied industries and wish to improve their technical management effectiveness.

Candidates wishing to apply should have a recognised first or second class honors degree for the top-up or Masters programme and to apply for the Certificate programme should have completed Class 12. Students with lower level qualifications but relevant experience in the leather industry will also be considered on an individual basis.

The fee structure for the BSc (Hons) Leather Technology (Leather Science, Environment, Marketing or Business) (top-up) is £9100 and MSc/Mphil/PhD course is £9500. The University of Northampton also offers a 25% merit scholarship for international students applying for both undergraduate and Master’s courses. For an application form for the courses, visit

For further information on the courses, contact the International Office at the University of Northampton:
Admission to CS Executive programme

Admission to Company Secretaries (CS) Executive Programme is on. Graduates seeking admission until February 29, 2012 will be eligible to take the examination in December, 2012.

BA / BSc / BCom graduates of any discipline (excluding Fine Arts) can pursue the CS Executive Programme conducted by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). CS Helpline is available on: 41504444, 45341076 & 45341077 (Delhi).

Prospectus and application forms are available on cash payment of Rs. 300 from the Noida Office: C-37, Sector-62, Noida & Headquarters: ICSI House, 22, Institutional Area, Lodi Road, New Delhi or from ICSI-NIRC Building, Plot No. 4, Prasad Nagar Institutional Area, Rajendra Place, New Delhi.

The prospectus can also be had by registered post by sending a Demand Draft/ Postal Order for Rs. 350/- favouring ‘The Institute of Company Secretaries of India’ through any of the 73 offices of the ICSI spread all over India.