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Scholarships, admissions

Sheffield Hallam University, UK is offering a range of scholarships for postgraduate students. Visit www.shu.ac.uk/scholarships-discounts for more details. The application form for the January 2015 intake can be downloaded from www.shu.ac.uk or from the regional office in New Delhi. The deadline to submit applications is November 30, 2014.

Spa therapies diploma

Ananda Spa Institute has announced its new batches for eight week diploma in ayurvedic spa therapies starting November 1, 2014 and sixteen week spa Diploma starting November 1, 2014. Batches are available monthly between November 2014 and February 2015. Eligibility: 10th standard pass, basic english communication skills. Eligibility for management workshop: basic qualifications and at least 1 or 2 years work experience, in relevant field. Applications are available on www.anandaspainstitute.com. 

MSc courses in sports business

The Institute of Sports Business at the Loughborough University’s London campus has invited applications for its MSc courses in sport business innovation and sports leadership. Candidates who wish to apply for both the one-year courses are required to acquire a minimum of 60 percent in any subject or discipline. In exceptional circumstances, applicants can apply with substantial relevant work experience. However, an overall 6.5 score is required in IELTS with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest or equivalent. The courses commence in September 2015. The applications for the courses can be obtained at www.lboro.ac.uk/study/apply/postgraduate/. For more information, please contact london@lboro.ac.uk.

 Coaching camp

From 2nd November 2014, Art House, Bangalore is holding a coaching camp for 2nd PUC students who wish to take up NATA, AIEEE, NID and NIFT drawing tests. It’s a 10-week workshop with classes on Sundays between 10 and 12:30. The workshop covers all the drawing sections and helps in scoring better in the test. Every batch is restricted to 20 participants only. For registration and more details contact Krishna Prasad at 9886394195, 9886153297, or arthousebengaluru@gmail.com, www.arthousebengaluru.blogspot.in 

English skills for IELTS 

British Council Bengaluru is conducting IELTS intensive preparation course for students and professionals. The course aims to improve candidates’ exam techniques and strategies to help them get the best score, thereby equipping them to apply for higher studies or job opportunities abroad. Date: November 18-21 November 2014 (Tue-Fri) 10 am to 3.30 pm at British Council, Prestige Takt 23, Kasturba Road Cross, Bengaluru, 560-001. Candidate’s english level requirement: High-intermediate. For registrations, you can email at Sangeetha.srinivas@in.britishcouncil.org.
Disaster management

The Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is an elective subject in MSW at both Amritapuri and Coimbatore campuses. The third and fourth semester of this two-year programme will focus on the specialisation and involves field work and a ten-week research project. Visit: www.amrita.edu for more details.

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