News from the world of schooling

Executive MBA

IIM-Sambalpur has launched a two-year Executive MBA diploma programme for working professionals, which will likely be performed by way of Flipped classroom pedagogy in blended mode (principally on-line). The courses will likely be scheduled on weekends and weekday evenings. An applicant ought to have a Bachelor’s Degree or equal qualification in any self-discipline with a minimal of 50% marks or equal share; minimal three years of managerial/ entrepreneurial/ skilled expertise; and a sound CAT/GMAT/GATE/GRE rating (no more than three years outdated as on May 30, 2021). Those and not using a legitimate take a look at rating ought to seem for IIMSAT. More particulars at

Research paper presentation competitors

Indian School of Business and Finance (ISBF), a world educating establishment of the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and an affiliate establishment to the University of London (UOL), hosted a Research Paper Presentation Competition lately. Students from establishments in India and overseas introduced their work within the domains of Economics, Finance, Management and Data Science.

One-day workshop

GUVI, a start-up incubated by IIT-Madras, is collaborating with the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to upskill 10 lakh Indians in coding by way of a one-day free workshop referred to as ‘AI-For-India 1.0’ on April 24. To register, go to:

English fluency app

TalkENG launched its official app to assist enhance English communication and fluency amongst Indians. A learner will likely be assigned a tutor for 20-60 minute classes on daily basis to assist them converse fluently and develop sentence development in six months. TalkENG is offered for obtain from Google Play Store.

Online diploma programmes

JAIN (Deemed-to-be University) introduced the launch of JAIN Online to supply UGC-recognised Undergraduate and Postgraduate Online Degree Programmes in Commerce, Management, Information Technology, and Humanities. In a collaboration with Great Learning, the institute may also on-line MBA, MCA, and BBA with specialities in Digital Marketing, Data Science, Full Stack Development, Cloud Computing, and Artificial Intelligence. In one other collaboration with Imarticus Learning, the establishment will supply a a UGC-approved on-line MBA programme in FinTech to offer learners with publicity to key points of the area. More particulars at or or

Knowledge change platforms

The India Affiliate of Institute of Risk Management (IRM India) introduced a complete and far-reaching information partnership with Eduvanz. The organisations will collaborate on a variety of thought management initiatives, together with analysis papers, webinars, trade insights, and opinions and analyses, amongst others for driving the significance of Enterprise Risk Management within the Non-Banking Financial Sector.

Virtual convocation

The International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (IIITB), in partnership with upGrad, lately hosted a digital convocation ceremony for two,323 graduates. The Chief Guest was N.G. Subramaniam, COO, TCS. The class of 2021 celebrated the completion of its Post-Graduate Diploma programmes in Data Science, Machine Learning (ML), and Software Development/Blockchain.

Certification programme

ISACA lately introduced plans to strengthen its programmes and certifications for early stage, new professionals, younger IT graduates and people seeking to shift to IT trade or reskill for sooner profession progress with the launch of the brand new Information Technology Certified Associate (ITCA) certification. This provides a versatile, hybrid format consisting of each knowledge-based studying and performance-based studying, by way of stay labs in a digital setting. For extra info, go to:

Skill up

SkillingIndia has launched ‘YourSkillDost’, a holistic profession growth skilling programme with energetic participation of trade specialists and academia to construct related expertise amongst college students throughout streams pan India. The programme will cowl interactive workshops and classes on related profession expertise traits and studying paths, efficient communication expertise, public talking, vital pondering, downside fixing, amongst many others.

India-Uzbekistan collaboration

The School of Creativity of Rishihood University lately hosted a bilateral summit between India and Uzbekistan on Creative Entrepreneurship in affiliation with India Uzbekistan Centre for Entrepreneurship Development, Tashkent. The digital occasion mentioned the present entrepreneurial panorama within the two international locations whereas exploring the alternatives to advertise entrepreneurship, innovation, and transformation within the two international locations.

School of Cybersecurity launched

Online studying platform Udacity the launched its School of Cybersecurity to assist handle the rising want for expert cybersecurity professionals learners with the sensible expertise and sources to guard their knowledge. For extra, go to


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