CS Results to be Announced On August 25

Examination results of Company Secretaries (CS), which were held in June this year are most likely to be declared on 25th August, 2008.

Students can see their results at headquarters, regional offices situated at Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai. Apart from these locations, students can also see their results from 69 chapter offices and 66 examination centers located across the country and abroad.

Students can also view their result from the official web site of ICSI.

Chettinad University Invites Applications for Medical Courses

Chettinad University has invited applications for its various medical courses for the session 2009-2010 and session 2009-2011. Admission in following courses have been invited by the university:

BSc. Nursing
B.Sc. Allied Health Sciences
M.Sc. Occupational Medicine and Industrial Health
M.Sc. Medical Bio-Nanotechnology
M.Sc. Marine Pharmacology
M.Sc. Clinical Research and Experimental Medicine

Last date of submitting completely filled application form is 25th August, 2008. Entrance examination for MBBS will be held on 31st August, 2008. For complete information about admission guidelines, visit the web site of Chettinad University.

Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya Announces Admissions for Post Graduate Programmes

Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (IGKV), Rajpur has announced admissions for its various post graduate courses for the session 2009-2010. Admissions are announced for the following courses:

M.Sc. (Forestry)
M.F.Sc. (Inland Fisheries)
M.Tech. (Agricultural Engineering)
M.Sc. Dairying (Dairy Microbiology)
M.Sc. Dairying (Dairy Chemistry)
M.Sc. (Forestry)
M.F.Sc. (Inland Fisheries)
M.Tech. (Agricultural Engineering)
M.Sc. Dairying (Dairy Microbiology)
M.Sc. Dairying (Dairy Chemistry)

Last date of submission of completed application form is 16th September, 2008. Date of CET entrance test is 22nd September, 2008. For complete information about admission procedure and guidelines please visit official web site of IGKV.

JNU Gets Hi-Tech Facilities For Science Instrumentation Centre

Jawahar Lal University (JNU) has installed hi-tech sophisticated facilities in its University Science Instrumentation Centre (USIC).

The university has spent about Rs. 16.5 crores for buying various hi-tech instruments for its branches of science department. Following hi-tech instruments are installed in various science departments:

Laser Confocal Microscope
Transmission Electron Microscope
Circular Dichroism Spectrometre
Liquid Nitrogen Plant

These instruments will be useful for students of Life Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Physical Sciences and Bio-Technology.

Anna University Invites Applications for PG Programme in Clinical Trials Management

Anna University, Chennai has invited applications for Post Graduate Program in Clinical Trials Management for the session 2008-2009. Students can either opt for part-time or full-time course. Admissions for the course will be done through written test and interview.

Online Application Form: PG Program In Clinical Trials Management

Following are the important dates related to the course:

Admission Test and Interview (Part Time Course) – 6th September, 2008
Admission Test and Interview (Part Time Course) – 4th October, 2008

For detailed information about the admission process and guidelines, visit the official web site of Anna University.

Israel Government Scholarships Announced for Indian Nationals

Israel government has announced the scholarships for Indian nationals in various fields for studying in Israeli University or any institute of higher education in Israel. A total of 5 to 7 scholarships are announced and will take effect from October, 2009 onwards.

The applicants must possess masters degree with at least 60% marks, and must have completed their degree in any of the following streams.

Environment Studies

Last date for submitting the application is latest by 5:30 PM on 31st October, 2008. Applicants can also submit the application online at the MHRD’s web site.

GITAM Invites Applications For Management Programmes

GITAM Institute of International Business, Visakhapatnam has invited applications for Masters in Business Administration MBA (International Business) for the session 2009-2011.

The institute has state of the art facilities for the students and excellent placement division. Last date for submitting the completed application is 16th February, 2009. Applicants should be graduate in any discipline from any recognized university with at least 50% marks. Applications forms will be available from 2nd week of September, 2008.

For complete information about admission process and guidelines, visit the official web site of GITAM.

72 Hour Teaching Lesson Claims Guinness Record Status

A group of 120 students and their 30 year old chemistry teacher Giovanni Cogollo made a record breaking attempt of continuous teaching class for 72 hours. The students belong to Alfonso Lopez Pumarejo school in Turbaco, in the province of Bolivar, Columbia.

Now students and their teacher wants it to be officially recognized as a Guinness record for longest non-stop teaching class. The original purpose of this attempt was to help collect fund for charity to medical institute for treatment of 70 children suffering from cancer.

During the attempt students were allowed to take 5 minutes break after every 1 hour, but the children decided to take breaks in longer periods, which helped them in achieving this record.