Wednesday, June 14, 2006

Sky is not the limit
Guru Nanak Dev University introduces many courses in civil aviation
Varinder Walia
Guru Nanak Dev University, realising the vast potential of unemployed youth, has opened up many lucrative courses in the field of civil aviation. Keeping in view the high demand of these courses, these disciplines would provide new opportunities to students not only in India but also abroad.

Chartered accountants’ body in talks with counterparts in Singapore, UK
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India is negotiating with its counterparts in Singapore and UK for mutual recognition of chartered accountant courses offered by them, according to T.N. Manoharan, ICAI president. If the discussions are successful, it would help chartered accountants in India work in foreign companies, he told PTI.

Sandeep Joshi

We wanted you to be with the times, but this is a bit too much!

Medical transcription courses need of the hour
The Indian Medical Transcription Industry Association is in the process of holding dialogue with various colleges to run medical transcription programmes as part of syllabus to meet the growing requirements across the world.

Studying and living in UK
The British Library in Chandigarh displays the entire spectrum of courses on offer in the UK. It also arranges an opportunity to talk to representatives of different UK educational institutions. By walking into the British Library, you can actually put your questions to the university representatives and get first-hand information on applying to UK universities.

Power of personality
A stone in a stream can change the course of a river! A first unfavourable impression produced by dirty nails has turned many a boy and girl downward, who would otherwise have gone upward. You cannot estimate the influence of your personal appearance.

Smart Skills
Think of career in corporate communications
Usha Albuquerque
How is it that we know so much about Bill Gates and Microsoft, even though we seldom see a Microsoft ad? We can say that about the Ambani's and Reliance too — we know about their personal lives, their hopes and aspirations for their companies, and future plans even before they are announced.

Career Hotline
Crack down on crime
Pervin Malhotra
Q I have completed my BA and planning to take MA (criminology). Please tell me the job opportunities in India.