Business School

  • Shining B-Schools of India: Faculty of Management Studies-MRIU & Indus Business Academy March 8, 2014

    In the 3rd edition of 'Shining B-Schools of India', we take a look at Faculty of Management Studies, MRIU and Indus Business Academy. ...
  • Harvard Business School alumni gift tricycles to disabled February 25, 2014

    An alumni team from the Harvard Business School on Tuesday visited the manufacturing centre of the world-famous Jaipur Foot, interacted with disabled people from various parts of India and gifted them tricycles and other aides. The delegation of 56 alumni - which included people from the US and Britain, South American...
  • India will see faster, more inclusive growth: President February 24, 2014

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee said faster, more inclusive and sustainable growth is an "impending reality for India". "As the number of middle-class consumers continues to swell, the market is likely to become more attractive for global business," he said while addressing participants of the reunion of owner/president management programme of...
  • Shining business schools of India: Faculty of management studies January 26, 2014

    The Faculty of Management Studies focuses on management education more than just business management. The commitment is thought leadership with a deep understanding of business. The approach to pedagogy combines fieldwork, case studies and instrumented feedback with a strong emphasis on concepts and theory. ...
  • Indian-origin academician appointed dean of Harvard College January 23, 2014

    New York: Indian-origin academician Rakesh Khurana has been appointed dean of the prestigious Harvard College and will take over his new role in July. Khurana is the Marvin Bower Professor of Leadership Development at Harvard Business School (HBS), professor of sociology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) and...
  • IIM-Ahmedabad among top 39 elite B-Schools in the world November 27, 2013

    London: IIM Ahmedabad has found a place in top 39 elite Business Schools in the world named by MBA employers, according to QS Global Business School Report 2013, which also ranked Indian MBA graduates as the world's most academically distinguished. The report, published by webportal - www.TopMBA.com - highlights four distinct...
  • Last minute tips for CAT 2013 October 17, 2013

    So far, we have looked at various aspects related to MBA Entrance Tests - which exams to write, how to prepare for the last few weeks, how to improve on various areas etc. Now, as we enter the last lap of our preparation, we look at two aspects - crucial...
  • Making the most of the last 3 weeks before CAT September 26, 2013

    With less than 3 weeks to go for CAT which begins on 16th Oct, every aspirant wants to make the most of the time so as to optimize her prospects in CAT. And in the flurry of things, we want to do we often end up inundated with thoughts/directions we...
  • All you wanted to know about MBA entrance tests September 19, 2013

    The examination season for admission into the B-schools in India starts in another 10 days - CMAT being the first test to be conducted. With a good preparation for CAT many of us would be comfortable with the traditional sections of Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning and Verbal Ability....
  • Target MBA - 2013: Methods to Building Concepts September 12, 2013

    With just about 40 days to go for CAT which marks the start of the MBA entrance test season, your Prep needs to necessarily cater to two objectives: Building concepts and Optimising test performance. Clearly, conceptual clarity would have implications for performance during the tests by way of question selection,...
  • CAT: Which B-schools to apply to? September 5, 2013

    With the B-school application season kicking in, it is important for the students to decide on the number of B-schools that they would like to apply to, the exams they would like to write etc. We look at 2 important questions here: 1. What should we look for while deciding which...
  • IIM-Ahmedabad gets a new dean from Harvard September 4, 2013

    As a sign of change, Harvard professor Ashish Nanda will take over as director of IIM Ahmedabad. He is the first academician from an overseas institute to head any of the 13 IIMs. Nanda, an IIM-A alumnus himself, is the Robert Braucher Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School. Rakesh Basant...
  • CAT 2013 registration begins today; exams to be conducted over 20 days August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian Institutes of Management opened the registration window of the Common Entrance Test (CAT 2013) on Monday. The registration window will be open from August 5 to September 26, 2013. This year the CAT aspirants can also buy vouchers online directly from IIMs. CAT 2013 will be conducted...
  • IIM-Kozhikode admits close to 200 women in 2013-15 batch June 26, 2013

    Kochi: In an attempt in gender diversity, Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Kozhikode, has admitted close to 200 women, about 50 per cent, in its Post Graduate programme of the 2013-15 batch, some of whom are national talents in various fields. IIM-K's PGP 17 batch has inducted 361 students of...
  • Azam Khan detention: UP minister writes to Obama May 1, 2013

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh minister Shivpal Singh Yadav's letter to US President Barack Obama on cabinet colleague Azam Khan being detained at Boston airport has triggered a controversy with opposition parties and civil society activists terming it objectionable. In a petition sent to Governor BL Joshi, activist Urvashi Sharma termed the letter...
  • Azam Khan to cut short US visit after 'long frisking' at airport April 26, 2013

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Minister Mohammad Azam Khan has decided to cut short his US trip after his "long and humiliating frisking" at the Logan airport in Boston, an official said in Lucknow. In a statement issued by his personal assistant Muktinath Jha late Thursday, the Minister alleged that on the...
  • Akhilesh to share Maha Kumbh success story at Harvard April 25, 2013

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday left for the United States to deliver a lecture at Harvard Business School. Akhilesh will address students on the successful hosting of Maha Kumbh 2013. Akhilesh is expected to talk about the administrative challenges faced in hosting the 55-day long...
  • Punjab restaurant attracts Harvard Business School April 20, 2013

    Attari: The novel concept of promoting friendship through food at 'Sarhad', a restaurant serving the best of cuisines from both sides of Punjab, has attracted attention of Harvard Business School. 'Sarhad', which promotes cultural and culinary heritage of pre-partition Punjab, was picked up as a mini project for Digital Marketing...
  • Kejriwal, Mohandas Pai to speak at Wharton School March 13, 2013

    Washington: Activist-turned politician Arvind Kejriwal and Manipal Group chairman Mohandas Pai are two new faces who will address the prestigious Wharton India Economic Forum meeting. In a fresh list of keynote speakers to this annual conference being organised by the Wharton School - one of the most prestigious business schools...
  • Wharton regrets confusion over Modi invite March 5, 2013

    Washington: Ending its silence, Wharton School has backed the organising committee of Wharton India Economic Forum (WIEF) on cancelling the address of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, but regretted the confusion caused as a result of the change in program. "The student organisers of the upcoming Wharton India Economic Forum have...
  • Petition behind Wharton's decision to cancel Modi invite March 4, 2013

    Washington: The Wharton India Economic Forum revoked its decision to invite Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi to deliver a key note address after three Indian-American professors from the University of Pennsylvania sent a petition signed by about 135 people "furious" against such a move. Curiously enough, not a single professor from...
  • Shining business schools of India: Focus on active learning February 17, 2013

    Galgotias University aspires to be globally known institution for education, research and innovation. ...
  • Shining B schools of India: Value based education January 6, 2013

    On this episode we take a look at the Birla Institute of Management Technology. ...
  • India should not take growth for granted: Manoj Pradhan June 26, 2012

    Manoj Pradhan Age: 42 Profile: Global Emerging Markets Economist at Morgan Stanley Career: He has served on the faculty of the economics departments at the State University of New York (Stony Brook) and the George Washington University in Washington DC from 1998 to 2004 Education: PhD in Macroeconomics from the George Washington University and...
  • Indian B-schools need to improve diversity: Jain April 24, 2012

    Dipak C Jain Age: 54 Profile: Dean, INSEAD and INSEAD Chaired Professor of Marketing. Independent director, Reliance Industries Career: Was a former dean at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University Education: BSc Statistics (Hons.) in 1976 from Darrang College and Masters in Statistics from Gauhati University. Interests: Teaching Jainism. Q. After spending 13 years as...
  • Praveen stabbing: 3 Indians charged in UK February 13, 2012

    London: The UK police on Sunday charged three Indians in connection with the stabbing of an Indian student from Hyderabad, Praveen Reddy, who was a student of MBA at the London Business School. Reddy was stabbed several times at a party he went for, in the Newham borough of London,...
  • Praveen Reddy stabbing: 3 Indians charged in UK February 12, 2012

    London: Three Indians have been charged with the attempted murder of Praveen Reddy, an MBA student at the London Business School, who was critically stabbed on Friday night in the Newham borough of London. The Metropolitan Police told PTI on Sunday that the three are: Amareshwar Arava, 25, Sai Kishore Balguri,...
  • UK: Visa granted to Praveen Reddy's family February 12, 2012

    New Delhi: The family of stabbed Indian student from Hyderabad, Praveen Reddy, was granted visa to visit the UK on Sunday. Praveen Reddy, doing an MBA at the London Business School was stabbed on Friday in the London borough of Newham. Eleven people have been arrested by the Scotland Yard in...
  • Is UK safe for Indian students anymore? February 12, 2012

    London: Yet another Indian student has come under attack in Britain. Praveen Reddy, from Hyderabad, was a student of MBA at the London Business School. On Friday night, he was stabbed several times at a party he was attending in Newham, London, the Scotland Yard said. The boy is currently...
  • Shining Business schools of India January 8, 2012

    On this special series we show the options of pursuing a career in business management. ...