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Those interested may contact the Sangam office at #59, Annaswamy Mudaliar Road, Bangalore-42. Ph: 080-25510062.

NIS-IMT partnership
»NIS L.I.V.E, a training, education and learning solutions provider, has announced a tie up with the Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad to jointly offer 2 programmes for working executives — a general management programme and an executive programme in Finance (EPF). The programme will consist of a combination of academic content from IMT Ghaziabad, instructed through NIS Sparta’s video-conferencing platform — NIS L.I.V.E. The General Management programme for executives, spread over 11 months, will cover 12 courses. The Executive Programme in Finance, spread over 9 months, will cover 10 courses. Details regarding the course or application forms can be obtained from www.live.nissparta.com or www.imt.edu. For details, call:  022-30313587 /88.

Studying in Melbourne
»The University of Melbourne and the Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for five years. This MoU will assist in building closer ties between Australia and India’s top universities by facilitating staff programme, staff teaching opportunities, student exchange and cultural exchange programmes, says the press note. Exchange students would get to undertake an academic programme at the University of Melbourne, which partners with over 40 universities in India including IISC, IIT, JNU, Jadavpur University and TISS. For more information, contact Vinod Mirchandani, Country Manager (India), University of Melbourne on 080-4122 7560 or email: vmi@unimelb.edu.au

Embedded systems course
»Implantaire Institute of Excellence (IIOE) is offering an intensive semi-residential training programme in Real Time Embedded Systems. Candidates with a B.Tech specialisation in Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Electrical & Electronics, Instrumentation, or Computer Science  are eligible to apply. Course duration is 12-24 weeks. Admissions will close on October 31, 2009. Those interested can send in their resumes with contact details to careers@implantaire.com. For details, contact:  Implantaire Technologies Pvt Ltd., #1010, Udaya Ravi Road, Kuvempunagar,Mysore, Ph: 91-821400000 or email:  careers@implantaire.com.

Programme on paper conversion
»The Multi Disciplinary Training Centre is orgainsing a paper conversion training course for three months, from September to November, 2009. Candidates will learn how to convert exercise notebooks, envelope covers, notepads, paperbags, spiral binding, book binding and flap pads. Candidates will be paid Rs 800 as stipend. Call 080-25650285 for details.

TV and film
acting classes
»Srishti Visual Media Technical Training Institute is offering free training classes on film and television acting for 6 months every Sunday from October onwards. Classes will be conducted at Ghate Bhavan, behind Chowdaiah Memorial Hall, Malleswaram, Bangalore. Those interested may call: 98440 25119.

PG diploma in
IP rights
»National Law University, Delhi has announced the launch of a one-year post graduate diploma in Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Law, in partnership with Global Institute of Intellectual Property (GIIP) and Hughes Communications. The programme will be conducted across India through Hughes Global Education Platform using a satellite based ‘interactive onsite learning’ pedagogy. Application closure date is October 5, 2009.  The programme will begin by the third week of November. Coursework will be spread over one year, divided into six modules, which include introduction to Intellectual Property, protection and maintenance of Intellectual Property, patent process (India, US, Europe, Via Pct), patent prosecution, searching & drafting, IP litigation & alternate dispute resolution and IP management. For details, log on to college website.

EMC partners with IIT-B
»EMC Corporation has entered into an agreement with the International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore to undertake advanced studies and research activities in the field of information infrastructure. EMC India-COE will fund the newly set up EMC India Research Scholar Programme at IIIT-B, which will sponsor tuition and research costs for select students pursuing their higher education in computer science and engineering. As part of the programme, scholars will be guided to pursue streams in applied research related to information infrastructure domains such as storage, enterprise content management, security, virtualization, and cloud computing. For details on courses, call: 080-66228274.

Machinery training
»MSME Development Institute invites applications for a training programme on CNC machines programming and operation. The one-month course will have instructors training candidates on technical skills. Those interested may contact the institute at Ministry of MSME, Rajajinagar Industrial Estate, Bengaluru - 560010, Ph:  080-23151581-83. Enrollment is on ‘first come, first serve’ basis.

»Vijayanagara Vipra Vrunda has announced scholarships for students who have completed the S.S.L.C examination and need financial aid for higher education. Application forms can be obtained from the office during working hours. The last date to submit application forms is October 10, 2009. For details, contact: Vijayanagara Vipra Vrunda (R) No. 205, 6th Main, Next to Syndicate Bank, M.C. Layout, Vijayanagar Bangalore- 560040, Ph: 98441 64319, 94806 38122.

Refresher course
»The UGC Academic Staff College, Bangalore University, is conducting a three-week UGC sponsored refresher course in Educational Technology in October 2009. Undergraduate and post graduate teachers in general subjects, physical education and psychology with 3 years of teaching experience are eligible to apply.  Those interested may can submit application forms forwarded by their respective principals on or before September 30, 2009. For details, contact:  080-2296 1271/1273 or 6596 6427 during office hours.

Case study contest
»Directi, a global internet products company, invites  B-school students to participate in the National Case Study Competition 2009 for management colleges across India. The competition aims at challenging the intellectual and strategic ability of students. Participants are required to form a team and register themselves on - http://casestudy.directi.com. The website provides guidelines that the teams need to follow to get started.