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Top 10 Private B-schools of India
Planning to take CAT this year but not sure about your preparation to make it to IIMs? Then we suggest you take admission in a private B-school. Private B-schools offer post graduate diploma in management and these courses have great value in the corporate world.
From battlefield to boardrooms: IIM-B admits 40 retired soldiers
From war zones to boardrooms, from arms & weapons to corporate strategy, 40 retired armed forces personnel are now students of IIM Bangalore. These retired armed professionals include a brigadier who led a team of officers in Kargil war, a wing commander who flew a helicopter
Samsung will offer scholarships to IIM-A students
Samsung is a well-known brand in Indian market. Samsung has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) to provide scholarship prorammes for its students.
IIMs to get more autonomy soon
During a recent visit to Gujrat, HRD minister Kapil Sibal indicated that Indian Institute of Management, Ahemdabad (IIM-A) has take one more step towards making it fully autonomous.
Coming soon, centralised admission for 26 private B-schools
For MBA aspirants who want to take admission in various management courses, there is a reason to rejoice. Now they do not need to rush from one college to another to fill the forms. This year, a group of private and unaided business schools will conduct centralised admission for their courses.
Only 3% Engineering & Management colleges follow AICTE rules
The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has recently announced that in a recent inspection of state college it found that only 3% colleges are following the norms and rules of AICTE. The AICTE has recently inspected 1,800 engineering, MCA and MBA colleges in the state. But only very small numbers of colleges are meeting the desired criteria.
B-School ranking 2011: 10 Best B-schools of India & their scores
Management field is considered as one of the most rewarding field today. It gives you a platform where you can earn as per your capabilities and knowledge in your field. All management aspirants aspire to study in one of the top B-schools of the country. There are many reasons which makes a B-School a distinguished one. While choosing a B-School for yourself, always make sure that you are choosing the right school which will fulfill all your requirements and offers you good placements. Many...
CAT 2011: 6 Steps to crack the exam
For all MBA aspirants, cracking the Common Admission Test (CAT 2011) is very important. To get admission in top class management institutes like Indian Institutes of Management, FMS, MDI, etc, one has to do very well in CAT.
IIMs may select two-tier CAT exam
In an attempt to weed out poor candidates, the Indian Institutes of Management would soon conduct a preliminary round or a screening test for Common Admission Test.
IIM-A, XLRI’s plans to set campuses in Hyderabad on hold
Andhra Pradesh is one such state which is dealing with political uncertainty and this situation has made the country’s two top B-schools- Indian Institutes of Management, and XLRI, Jamshedpur- put on hold their plans to establish their campuses in the state.
Placements 2011: Top 10 recruiters of B-Schools
Despite having some reservations about hiring students from Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, ICICI Bank has emerged the top recruiter across B-schools this year, in terms of the number of students hired.
SNAP 2011 exam date announced
The prestigious Symbiosis International University has announced the date for its entrance exam SNAP 2011 that will give admission to students for next academic session. SNAP 2011 will be held on December 18, 2011 (Sunday).
10 most desired employers for fresh MBA graduates in US
It seems technology firms are very popular among MBA graduates of top B-schools in the USA. Reiterating a decade-old trend where the dot-com boom had attracted plenty of business-school graduates, this year too fresh MBA graduates have named technology firms as their most-desired employers.
CAT 2011 Notification
CAT 2011 notification has not been announced yet. The notification will be out on August 8th. Following last year’s trends, the notification is expected to be announced in the third week of August. Other important dates can also be guessed from the last year’s schedule of the exam.
50% seats still vacant in Maharashtra B-schools
There are almost 50% seats vacant in business management courses after the second round of admissions. Though these courses are very popular among students, the state’s B-Schools are unable to get more students
5 things you must do at a B-school
Now that you have secured admission in your favourite B-school and are looking forward to attending the lectures there, there are few things you should keep in mind.
St. Stephen to offer management programme
For the first time, St. Stephen College of Delhi University is entering into business education. The university inaugurated its management centre last week. The institute is named as St. Stephen’s Institute for Management Excellence (SSIME).
Are IIMs only for Engineers?
Getting an MBA degree from a top B-School has become a trend in our country. All students from almost all the fields want to get admission in top-grade B-School of the country. Students who have completed their engineering from IITs or other premier engineering institutes want to pursue an MBA.