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  • 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. ...
  • MBA still most preferred postgraduate course choice in India February 23, 2014

    Master of Business Administration (MBA) is the most preferred post-graduate course choice in India, especially in metro cities, says a survey by university search engine IndiaCollegeSearch. Most of the undergraduates try to grab an MBA degree as the qualification holds a lot of promise and importance. Moreover, many believe that acquiring...
  • Shining B-Schools of India: Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies, ISB&M February 9, 2014

    In the 3rd edition of 'Shining B-Schools of India', we take a look at Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies, Kochi and ISB&M....
  • XLRI witnesses 100 per cent placement in 3.5 Days February 9, 2014

    Jamshedpur: The Xavier School of Management (XLRI) has placed its entire 2012-14 batch in just 3.5 days against the backdrop of a protracted slowdown in the economy, a press release of the institution said on Saturday. The ongoing year's final recruitment process saw the presence of 103 prominent recruiters with 254...
  • CAT 2013 results declared January 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The results to Common Admission Test (CAT) 2013 have been declared. Candidates can check their result by logging on to the official website of CAT, http://www.cat2013.iimidr.ac.in. The result is also being distributed by the National Informatics Centre. More than one lakh aspirants appeared for the entrance test held...
  • CAT 2013 results to be declared today January 14, 2014

    The Common Admission Test results for admission to the Indian Institute of Management and other business schools is likely to be declared on Tuesday. To check the results, one can log on to the official website of CAT, http://www.cat2013.iimidr.ac.in/ from 9AM onwards. The results will also be distributed by the National...
  • 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...
  • Bell The CAT: All you need to know to crack the exam November 10, 2013

    CNN-IBN special show 'Bell the CAT and More' aims to advise and guide the students aspiring for Common Admission Test (CAT). CNN-IBN gives you an opportunity to get all your questions answered by the experts. ...
  • 52-year-old hostel owner rapes 22-year-old MBA student November 5, 2013

    A 22-year-old MBA student from Uttar Pradesh was allegedly raped by the owner of a girls' hostel in Ramnagar area in Jaipur where she was staying, police said on Tuesday. Ramgopal Kumawat (52) was arrested for raping the student when she alone at the hostel on Monday, police said. Kumawat has been...
  • 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...
  • Slowdown makes students jittery, CAT applications at a 5-year low October 16, 2013

    New Delhi: The Common Admission Test (CAT) begins on Wednesday and will continue through the month. This year only 1.9 lakh students have registered to take the test, which is a 5-year low. Chakra Joshi, a Bsc Computer Science student, was preparing for the CAT - a ticket to the prestigious...
  • 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...
  • 'My Beloved's MBA Plans' grips you from the word go September 23, 2013

    If I have to sum up this book in one line, I would say it's a perfect concoction of love and ambitions. Disha's debut book is a well thought idea and definitely put in an extremely gripping way. I finished reading this 110-page book within two hours of receiving it. When...
  • 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,...
  • News briefs: MBA students in Ranchi assault women invigilators August 9, 2013

    MBA students who were appearing for fourth semester examination at Marwari College allegedly assaulted female invigilators who stopped them from cheating during the exam. The incident took place when a female teacher restricted students from involving in undisciplined activities during the exam. The students made lewd comments and threatened them...
  • A good MBA education changes the way one makes decisions: Amit Bansal June 18, 2013

    Amit Bansal, CEO and co-founder of PurpleLeap, joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on how to plan a career in management. Q. They say Management is 90 percent leadership and 10 percent technical skills. can leadership be acquired? Asked by: sundar1950in A. It is true that most of...
  • Bihar plans for skill development of 1 crore people June 2, 2013

    Patna: The Bihar government on Saturday set a target for skill development of one crore people in the state by 2016-17. A decision to this effect was taken at a meeting of Human Resources Development Mission presided over by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Chief Secretary AK Sinha said that the...
  • Delhi: HC quashes AICTE notices against IIPM May 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday quashed show-cause notices issued to the Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM) by the All India Council for Technical Eduction (AICTE) for running MBA and BBA courses without its approval, saying the technical body has no jurisdiction over the institution. "We don't...
  • Delhi: 23-year-old MBA student commits sucide May 14, 2013

    New Delhi: A 23-year-old MBA student hailing from Manipur allegedly committed suicide in his rented accommodation here apparently due to a broken relationship, police said on Tuesday. The incident was reported from Safdarjung Enclave area and the deceased has been identified as Athili. No suicide note was recovered but police suspect...
  • Rape convict Bitti Mohanty was an exemplary student, says college official March 11, 2013

    Krishna Kumar, Director of Education of Chinmaya Institute of Technology, where the rape convict Bitti Mohanty received his MBA degree, said Mohanty was an exemplary student and was an affable person. ...
  • Mumbai: MBA blackmails man over nude video footage February 14, 2013

    Mumbai: An Ahmedabad-based MBA graduate has been arrested for allegedly trying to extort money from a Mumbai-based man by obtaining latter's nude video footage by posing as a girl during their Internet chats, police said. The accused Nikhil Lala had befriended the complainant through Internet and started chatting with him as...
  • Mumbai: MBA student jumps to death over her 'secret' marriage December 3, 2012

    Mumbai: An MBA student allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the sixth-floor of a building in suburban Santacruz, apparently after her family asked her to sever ties with her boyfriend whom she secretly married in a temple, police said on Monday. According to the police, 24-year-old Sonal Bagade had left a...
  • AICTE blacklists 300 institutes for unapproved courses October 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The future of thousands of students in the country is at stake. As many as 300 institutes in the country, around 50 of which are in Delhi, have been blacklisted by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). In some colleges, students said that after six months...
  • CAT: 35 aspirants at a Delhi centre unable to take test October 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Thirty-five candidates appearing for the Common Admission Test (CAT) on Saturday at a centre in New Delhi had to return back without appearing for it, with testing agency Prometric blaming an "electrical malfunction" for the disruption. Prometric said in a statement that the candidates will be provided with...
  • Noida: MBA student arrested for raping girl October 12, 2012

    Noida: An MBA student has been arrested for allegedly raping a girl on the pretext of marrying her. The youth, identified as Deepak, was in a relationship with the girl since 2008 and had promised to marry her. However, two days back, when the girl turned 18 and asked him for...
  • CAT 2012: 2,14,068 students to appear for the exam October 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Thousands of MBA aspirants in the country will take the Common Admission Test (CAT) for admissions into the top B-schools of the country, including 13 Indian Institute of Management (IIM) starts on Thursday. CAT 2012 will be conducted between October 11 and November 6 at 61 test centres...
  • B'lore terror suspects sent to 14-day police custody August 31, 2012

    Bangalore: The 11 terror suspects arrested on Wednesday by the Bangalore Police were on Friday sent to 14-days police custody. The profile of the accused who were arrested for alleged terror links with LeT and HuJI has shocked all. Those arrested included a DRDO engineer and a journalist from a popular English...
  • Only 21 pc MBAs are empoyable in India: Study August 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The employability of management graduates in India has declined in the past five years, as only 21 per cent of MBAs surveyed are 'employable', a study has said. According to the MBAUniverse.com--MeriTrac employability study 2012, which covered 2,264 MBAs from 29 cities and 100 B-Schools, beyond the Top 25,...
  • Hyderabad: Students gear up to bell the CAT August 1, 2012

    Hyderabad: MBA aspirants who registered for the Common Aptitude Test 2012-13, which began on July 30, have to go through an examination paper, which is being set by Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode for the very first time. Over 15,000 students from Andhra Pradesh appeared for the examination last...
  • Indian American appointed to top Yale position June 18, 2012

    Washington: The prestigious Yale University on Monday announced the appointment of Indian American academician Anjani Jain to a top university position. Beginning July 1, Jain will join Yale School of Management (SOM) as senior associate dean for the full-time MBA programme. Jain has served in multiple leadership roles at the...