Admission Alert

Admission Alert

Applicants should be grad-uates below 30 years, preferably with English as the medium of instruction. For registration and more details on the programme, go to getsetgo.htm or call 950 041193. The first batch is scheduled to commence on September 15. The last date for registering is September 10, 2009.

Service industry courses
Kuoni Academy, along with International Hotel Management Institute (IMI), Lucerne Switzerland will now award an MBA to postgraduate students of Travel & Tourism, and quality certificates to under-graduates at the Kuoni Academy.
The IMI Certification will be awarded only after students have successfully completed the IMI syllabus at the Kuoni Academy centres and on payment of fees for the certification.

Basic knowledge of the English language, a pleasing personality and good communication skills are the prerequisites for joining the courses.
The student has a choice of 3 streams within the service industry—travel & tourism, hospitality, and cabin crew training. For details, call 080-3247 9080/41326428/ 29/4171 0173 or go to

TOEFL India scholarships
ETS-News has launched the TOEFL India Scholar programme. The programme offers $10,000 scholarships, one each to the UK, Canada and US, and four $5000 to any of these three countries. Students applying for post-graduate programmes in 2010 are eligible for the scholarship. The finalists for this scholarship programme will be chosen by ETS’s expert panel on the basis of their TOEFL scores, academic records, outstanding extracurricular activities and analytical skills. Information regarding the TOEFL scholarship programme along with the application form is available online at toefl/indiascholarships.

PG certificate courses
NIS L.I.V.E., an initiative of NIS Sparta Ltd., in association with Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIM-B) has launched a bouquet of advanced post-graduate certificate courses. These include PGCBM (Postgraduate Certificate Programme in Business Management), PGCHRM (Postgraduate Certificate Programme in HR Management), and PGCMM (Postgraduate Certificate Programme in Marketing Management).  The one-year advance programmes consist of 240 hours of interactive classes via video conference, and an 8-day residential programme at the XIM-B campus.   Anyone with a three-year bachelor degree (or equivalent) in any discipline and at least two years of work experience can apply.  Application forms can be downloaded from the website: www.ximb. or com. Email your queries to
ICFAI MBA programme
ICFAI University, Tripura is offering a two-year Executive MBA programme. Candidates must be graduates in any discipline with at least 50 per cent aggregate marks or equivalent grades in graduation with six years or more experience in functional areas like Sales and Marketing, HR, Finance and Accounting, General Administration, Research and Development, etc. The medium of instruction during graduation should have been English. The course is also open to graduates in CFA/CA/CWA/CS with three years of experience after qualification. The programme has 20 courses including five personalised courses in an independent study format and four workshop-based courses.  To apply for the programme, log on to or call 09866096655.