BML Munjal University introduces MBA in forensic accounting
BML Munjal University introduces MBA in forensic accounting

A new MBA programme for Chartered Accountants as well as students with a Science background having an interest in Finance facilitates the detection of financial fraud.

Jobs won't last forever in today's dynamic economic world: Gareth Howells
Jobs won't last forever in today's dynamic economic world: Gareth Howells

Gareth Howells, Executive Director, MBA and MiF, London Business School (LBS), discusses the relevance of B-schools, the need for an entrepreneurial bent of mind and the importance of connecting with alumni, in a chat with Prachi Rege.

Coaching classes serve as a parallel education system
Coaching classes serve as a parallel education system

Coaching classes are a support system for students preparing for board or competitive exams. Prachi Rege delves into the evolution, functioning and trends of what has emerged as an 'uber cousin' of the formal education system.

UK students visit India for study excursion
UK students visit India for study excursion

As a part of their Global Business Experience (GBE), the students of London Business School tried to understand business profile and functioning of companies in Aurangabad and Mumbai.

Amrita University sets up a centre for automotive research
Amrita University sets up a centre for automotive research

To facilitate an industry-academia interaction, the University has invested in a research centre that will aid the automotive field in talent and creativity.

Get set for the new SAT in 2016

Based on the inputs from member Universities, US-based College Board, has redesigned the SAT test format. Prachi Rege gets the details on the changes in the test, how to write an honest essay, and the X factor that will help applicants stand out.

 

NABARD, IIM-A join hands for agribusiness research

A collaboration between the national bank and the B-School will focus on core areas like agribusiness and agriculture marketing. Prachi Rege reports.

Human Resources as a function is an effective business partner of companies

The role of Human Resources (HR) personnel is not just to recruit people, but also be in sync with the organisation’s business goals. Prachi Rege speaks to experts about the changes, skills and manpower crunch in the HR world

My focus will be to challenge the faculty to aim for excellence: Habil Khorakiwala
My focus will be to challenge the faculty to aim for excellence: Habil Khorakiwala

Habil Khorakiwala, chairman,Wockhardt Group is the new Chancellor of Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi. He speaks about his vision for the University, the gaps in the Indian higher education sector and the importance of hard work in a conversation with Prachi Rege.

Goa International photo festival to celebrate the art of photography

The One School Goa, has roped in renowned international and Indian photographers to showcase their work, interact and judge the work of amateur Indian photographers.

XPRIZE calls young Indians to participate in innovation competition

The US-based non-profit organisation has set up base in India to look for innovators who think-out-of the box and help tackle social, economic and hygiene challenges through technology.

Head to Switzerland for an academic trip

Switzerland is not just a tourist destination but also an education hub. Prachi Rege speaks to a group of representatives from Swiss schools who are on a visit to lure Indian students to their campuses.

ICAI offers free coaching to CA aspirants from low income background

Those aspiring to make a career in chartered accountancy, but can't afford to get trained, can now sign up with the Vedanta College of Management and Information Technology for free coaching. Prachi Rege screens the details.

Scriptwriting a lucrative career option

If your head is brimming with imagination and is craving to tell stories that could be translated on-screen, then scriptwriting is an ideal career, to dole out that creative writer in you. Prachi Rege scripts the scope.

Fostering talent is vital for organisations, says KPMG expert

With resource challenges and uncertain economies, talent management is a priority of the Human Resource (HR) department. Nischae Suri, Partner and Head People and Change, KPMG-India, speaks on the HR mantras that will help handle this dynamic challenge.

Skilled nurses have multiple job choices

On the job, nurses need not just be emphathetic, but also be capable to handle the numerous queries of their inquisitive patients. Prachi Rege lists the skills and job roles
 

Nursing is an all round profession

Dearth of skilled manpower is affecting the nursing profession. Prachi Rege speaks to experts about the courses and the various new job roles a nursing graduate can work in.

Infosys teams up with Stanford B-School for leadership development

The global tech firm and Stanford Graduate School of Business are offering an executive programme that will train senior executives of the firm.

Thriving industries look to fill jobs with skilled labour
Thriving industries look to fill jobs with skilled labour

Job growth is slated to be in double digits for many sectors and most of the cities indicate good times for employees.

Entrepreneurs equal to job creators

While a corporate job brings economic security, an entrepreneural venture can bring in satisfaction of seeing your ideas in motion. The writer speaks to those who gave up the comfort of an office job to follow their dreams