Bulletin Board - November 15

Bulletin Board - November 15


Online learning

SP Jain School of Global Management has announced the launch of its comprehensive technology initiative ELO to bring on-campus learning experience, online. This is designed to empower professionals who juggle their time between work and social commitments. For details, visit https://youtube/7lvOK_FMLzc.


Design programmes

The World University of Design announces admissions for industry-oriented MBA programme in Design Strategy and Management. Admission will be facilitated via CAT scores and a Design Management Aptitude Test followed by a personal interview. Details are available online at www.worlduniversityofdesign.ac.in. 


Career programmes

MPOWER Financing has introduced three new programmes — Global citizen scholarship programme, Path2Success career support, Peer-to-Peer mentoring,  to assist students finance their education and succeed in their post-graduation job pursuits. For more information, visit www.mpowerfinancing.com.

UG Programmes

Azim Premji University announces admissions to its full-time, residential undergraduate programmes based in Bengaluru. The programmes offered are BSc degree in Physics, Biology or Mathematics and BA degree in Economics or Humanities; 4-year dual degree in Science and Education. The undergraduate programme has two admission windows — applications for early admissions close on December 5, 2018, followed by an entrance test on December 16, 2018. Applications for regular admissions close in April 2019 with the entrance test and interviews scheduled in May 2019. SAT scores are also considered for admissions. For details, email: ugadmissions@apu.edu.in or log on to www.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/ug.


Diploma in hospitality 

India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding with Amity University to offer six months certificate courses and a one-year diploma in hospitality trades through Ashok Institute of Hospitality and Tourism Management. For details, visit www.theashokgroup.com/index.php or www.amity.edu.


Aerospace engineering 

The University of Sheffield, UK is inviting applications for Aerospace Engineering course starting in September 2019. This course, delivered by Interdisciplinary Engineering, gives students a proper grounding in engineering. For further information, email: aerospace-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk or log on to https://bit.ly/2qyNk6S.


Konnakkol workshop

Saamagaana Sangeetha Sabha in association with World Konnakkol Academy is organising a Konnakkol Workshop in Bengaluru in December. For more details and registration, call 9900398337 or email: contact@saamagaana.com. 


Kalakriti fellowship 

The Sanskriti Pratisthan invites applications for Sanskriti - Kalakriti Fellowship 2018 from young artists in the age group of 25 to 40 years. The last date to apply is December 31, 2018. For details, log on to www.sanskritifoundation.org/Kalakriti-Fellowship.htm.


Content Writing internship

NASSCOM, a not-for-profit industry association, is hiring interns for Content Writing profile in Bengaluru. Students with knowledge of MS-Word, Digital Marketing, MS-Excel, Report Writing, and proficiency in English (spoken & written) can apply by November 24. The stipend is Rs 15,000-25,000 per month. Apply at: http://bit.ly/DH-330.


HR internship

Hector Beverages is hiring an intern for Human Resources profile in Bengaluru. Students with relevant skills and interests can apply by November 19. The stipend is Rs 10,000 per month. Apply at: http://bit.ly/DH-331.


Sales internship

Delhivery, an e-commerce enablement organisation, is hiring interns for Business Development profile in Bengaluru. Students with knowledge of MS-Office, Email Marketing, and MS-Excel can apply by November 23. The stipend is Rs 5,000 per month. Apply at: http://bit.ly/DH-332.


Marketing internship

Sportskeeda, a venture-backed media company, is hiring an intern for Affiliate Marketing profile in Bengaluru. Students with knowledge of Social Media Marketing, Digital Marketing, Facebook Marketing, and Proficiency in English can apply by November 22. The stipend is Rs 10,000 per month. Apply at: http://bit.ly/DH-334. 


BEng naval architecture

The University of Strathclyde, Glasgow is inviting applications for BEng Naval Architecture with Ocean Engineering course starting in September 2019. As a Naval Architecture student, one will learn to predict the stability and safety of ships, as well as their strength, speed, powering and propulsion requirements. Students will discover how to calculate the motions of ships and other floating structures in rough seas, and how to estimate their reliability and safety in extreme conditions. For further information, email naome-ug@strath.ac.uk; or log on to https://bit.ly/2PSfKr0.


Financial skill courses

Career Launcher has launched CL Finschool, a suite of financial skills courses. For more details, visit www.cleducate.com.


Radiology course

Columbia Asia Radiology Group, Bengaluru is organising a course for FRCR 2B preparation from December  5 to 7.

This is a mock exam course to help aspirants prepare for the final FRCR part 2B examination. Fellowship of Royal College of Radiology (FRCR) conducted by Royal College of Radiologists, UK is an assessment of clinical competency and a marker of quality for doctors. For details, log on to https://bit.ly/2zDeE86.



Admission for all first-year undergraduate and first-year postgraduate courses in the  Directorate of Distance Education, Bangalore University has been extended up to November 30. For details, log on to www.dccbub.in.


STEM scholarships

The British Council and some of the world’s best universities located in the United Kingdom will fund full-tuition scholarships worth GBP 1 million, for 70 Indian women to study a Master’s programme in STEM in the United Kingdom for the academic year 2019-20. 

Candidates applying must have an offer from a United Kingdom university by January 30, 2019.  For details, log on to www.britishcouncil.in.


Incubation programme

Mphasis has partnered with NSRCEL, the start-up incubation centre at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, as part of its Social Venture Incubation Programme, to support early-stage social ventures.

The programme aims to incubate and support for-profit social ventures and comprises start-ups that have been in operation for one to three years. The programme’s focus is on helping start-ups build financially sustainable and scalable models working in the education, livelihood and disability spaces.

For details, log on to www.nsrcel.org/nsrcelsocial.


State of the map Asia

The Centre for Public Policy and the Centre for Software and Information Technology Management at IIM Bangalore will host a research seminar titled, ‘State of the Map Asia 2018’, on November 17 and 18. For more details, follow the link www.iimb.ac.in/node/5651.

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