Minglebox Education News - studyabroadspotlight http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Thu, 14 Dec 2017 22:48:16 GMT Thu, 14 Dec 2017 22:48:16 GMT http://www.minglebox.com/rss Minglebox Feed Generator contact@minglebox.com contact@minglebox.com 5 Minglebox Education News 142 18 http://www.minglebox.com/news http://www.minglebox.com/images/global/logo-of-minglebox.gif <![CDATA[Students from Macquarie University, Australia on India study tour]]>   ~Students visit India under the New Colombo Plan, an Australian Government initiative that funds experiential learning for Australian students across the Indo-Pacific~   New Delhi, September 26, 2017: Students of Macquarie University , one of Australia’s top 10 Universities are currently on an India study tour organised under the New Colombo Plan, a signature initiative of the Australian Government that aims to lift knowledge of the Asia Pacific region in Australia and strengthen people-to-people and institutional relationships. This study tour was..

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Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:46:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835e8a7b1d015ebea7076f1ddd
<![CDATA[Newcastle University rises in global rankings]]> September 06, 2017:  The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018 place Newcastle University 175th in the world, up from its position of 190th in 2016. The University scored particularly highly in the research and international outlook components of the survey, ranked in the top 100 for its proportion of international staff. Professor Chris Day, Vice-Chancellor and President, Newcastle University, UK, said: “Our improving position in the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings – our highest in five years – highlights the..

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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:00:45 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845e4d0ac4015e56d977253511
<![CDATA[MDM Students Work With Finning Digital to Reduce Company's Carbon Footprint]]> Students of the Master of Digital Media program have the fortunate opportunity to work on problems real industry clients are facing. The student project teams form a sort of research and development department for the clients to discover how digital media can solve a particular problem. But how can a team of students come together with an international organization to tackle a problem such as reducing the company's carbon footprint? Click here That question was posed to team  Ground SIX  when  Finning Digital  partnered with the Centre for Digital Media..

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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:30:51 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845e050876015e0947c3af0982
<![CDATA[Indian Oil Corporation Offers Fellowship for Study in Canada]]> Under the partnership, Indian Oil is providing a fellowship towards the SFU PhD program which will allow Indian citizens to spend one year at SFU and a further three years at Indian Oil’s R&D Centre.The aim of the fellowship is to support Indian students to spend one year at SFU and a further three years at Indian Oil’s R&D Centre Number of positions: Two Curriculum Candidates will be working in emerging areas of clean energy, hydrogen, fuel cell technology, natural gas and advanced materials. What does IOCL official notification read? The..

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:57:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835df078fa015df534f241710f
<![CDATA[Karolinska Institute - A Medical University in Sweden]]> Education  Karolinska Institute offers the widest range of medical education under one roof in Sweden. Several of the programs include clinical training or other training within the healthcare system. The close contiguity of the Karolinska University Hospital in the Stockholm area, in this manner plays an important role during the education. Approximately 6,000 full-time students are taking educational and single subject courses at Bachelor and Master Levels at Karolinska Institute. Teachers at Karolinska Institute often carry out research in parallel with teaching. This ensures..

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Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:11:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d879160015d891b7d812757
<![CDATA[MS in Bioregional Planning & Community Design - University of Idaho US]]> This interdisciplinary program prepares leaders and advances new knowledge to help communities create community-based plans, programs and policies that sustain and enhance cultures, resource bases, the built environment and economic health. The duration of this course will be for 2 years containing four semesters in the two year program. As a student in this program, you will work with professors and community leaders to help real Idaho communities overcome development and planning challenges to fulfill visions for sustainable growth. You will also develop solid research and..

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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:41:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d7ec500015d8410ee8c0432
<![CDATA[About University of California, Davis]]> The University of California, Davis is also referred as UCD. UCD is public research university and Land Grant University and one of the top 10 campuses of the University of California (UC) system. This university is located in Davis, California and has third largest enrollment in the UC system. UCD is a 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour..

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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:38:25 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d7ec500015d840e225f0343
<![CDATA[McGill University, Canada]]> McGill University was founded by James McGill in 1821 and since then the university has grown from a small college to a university with two campuses, 10 faculties, some 300 programs of study, and 40,000 students. It also partners with four affiliated teaching hospitals to graduate over 1,000 health care professionals each year. It is Canada’s one of the best known institution of higher learning and one of the leading universities in the world consisting of students from 150 countries makes this university most diverse of any research-intensive university in the country. McGill..

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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:34:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d7ec500015d840a7ff0033b
<![CDATA[University of Washington - An academics insight]]> University of Washington was founded in 1861 which is one of the oldest state-supported institutions of higher education on the pacific coast. The University is divided of three campuses: the Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges whose faculty offers educational opportunities to students ranging from first-year undergraduates to PG level candidates; the other two campuses are Bothell and Tacoma, each developing a distinctive identity and undergoing rapid growth, offer diverse programs to undergraduates and to graduate students. The primary mission of the University of..

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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:31:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d7ec500015d8407c6f70332
<![CDATA[American Dreams for Indian Students - There is still some hope]]> In between 1998-99, there were just 707 Indian students in American colleges. In the years since - except for one dip between 2010 and 2012 - there has been a steady rise, according to the Institute for International Education’s Open Doors Report, which measures enrolled students in the U.S. from different nationalities. 2015-16 saw a 25% increase, the third successive year of rising numbers. In the current academic year, American Embassy Charged ’Affaires MaryKay Carlson said in a speech to students, there are 1, 66,000 students from India pursuing higher education in the U.S., up..

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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:08:53 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d7ec500015d83f31934008f
<![CDATA[About M.Tech. Knowledge Engineering]]> Master of Technology Knowledge Engineering is a postgraduate Information Technology Management programme. Knowledge Engineering is the technique applied by knowledge engineers to build intelligent systems: Expert Systems, Knowledge Based Systems, Knowledge based Decision Support Systems, Expert Database Systems, etc. In Knowledge Engineering you learn to collect and organize valuable data using mathematics and intelligent computer techniques. You also use models and computers for data analysis, generating new knowledge and conclusions to solve practical problems and make decisions quickly and..

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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 11:47:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d7ec500015d83dff5f07f07
<![CDATA[MSc. Digital Society: University of Edinburgh]]> This program will provide you with an uncompromising introduction to the sociological study of digital society and digital culture. This program will introduce you to the core theoretical and methodological issues that arise when sociologists investigate the increasing prevalence of digital technology, digital infrastructure, and data production, capture, and analysis in everyday life. It will also allow you to study the very social conditions (economic, political, and cultural) that give rise to such technologies and their circuits of power. Students in this programme may take up the..

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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:30:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d600bf0015d7ea952db7e8d
<![CDATA[B. Tech in Association with Georgia Tech, USA]]> Technical education in India has spread numerous over the last ten years with about 10k+ engineering colleges producing one and a half a million engineering graduates each year.  Unfortunately, the quality of education is continuously weakening with only 20%-25% of these graduates being employable. Bennett University, which has been set up by the Times Group, is on a mission to bring world-class education to Indian students. With a focus on innovation and leading-edge technology, Bennett is partnering with the world renowned Georgia Institute of Technology, USA to bring international..

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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:08:58 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d600bf0015d7e95e1d97d45
<![CDATA[Materials Science and Engineering: Stanford University]]> The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Stanford University studies the structures and properties of nanoscale components. The faculty and students research the very small components, working at atomic and molecular levels to create the microscopic devices and systems that are important for solar energy production, storage of energy, medicine, and information technology. Materials science has its roots in metallurgy and has grown in the recent years to include polymers, ceramics, glass, composite materials, and biomaterials. Any sophisticated and complicated piece of..

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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:59:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d600bf0015d7e8d13c97c99
<![CDATA[Comparative Literature: Graduate/Undergraduate Course]]> The UCL University of London offers undergraduate and graduate courses in Comparative Literature to students. The Comparative Literature department has a wide range of ancient and modern languages and cultures and provides a well-rounded environment for comparative literary study of the arts. Various departments across UCL contribute to this program, including: School of European Languages, Culture & Society (SELCS) Departments of Greek & Latin, Hebrew & Jewish Studies School of Slavonic & East European Studies (SSEES) There is also a cooperation..

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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:50:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d600bf0015d7e85131e7c93
<![CDATA[New Mexico MESA high school team repeats as national champion]]> New Mexico MESA students from Deming High School are celebrating another huge accomplishment. At the 2017 MESA USA National Engineering Design Competition held in Philadelphia, the Deming High School team beat thousands of students and again won first place honors on June 23. We entered the competition with one goal in mind, to defend our National Championship and we did just that! “We entered the competition with one goal in mind, to defend our National Championship and we did just that!” said team captain David Velez, a junior at Deming High. “We are back-to-back..

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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:10:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d600bf0015d7e29a33e758d
<![CDATA[Dual Graduate Degree Programs -Juris Doctorate/Latin American Studies]]> As an alternative to the standard Master of Arts degree, the University of Miami offers two joint Master of Arts programs: Master of Arts in Latin American Studies which comes with a GIS certificate Latin American Studies and Journalism Dual M.A. Degree Master of Arts in Latin American Studies with GIS Certificate This is a 30-credit interdisciplinary degree and students are allowed to work towards a graduate certificate in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) through the department of Geographic and Regional Studies, working at the same time towards their Master of..

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Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:19:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15d600c8c015d789de4830eb9
<![CDATA[Wageningen University and Research Center]]> Wageningen University & Research which is also known as WUR, is a Dutch public university in Wageningen, Netherlands. It consists of Wageningen University and the former agricultural research institutes (Dienst Landbouwkundig Onderzoek (DLO)) of the Dutch Ministry of Agriculture. WUR trains specialists (BSc, MSc and PhD) in life and social sciences and focuses its research on scientific, social and commercial problems in the field of life sciences and natural resources. In the field of life sciences, agricultural and environmental science, the university is considered world-class. ..

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:33:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55d615ed4015d745f7d032231
<![CDATA[Southern New Hampshire University Launches Major Refugee Education Initiative]]> Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) has launched a major initiative to bring university degrees to refugees in the U.S. and around the world. Over the last decade, the refugee crisis has dramatically accelerated with 65.3 million displaced worldwide, and globally, less than one percent of refugees have access to higher education. This will be the first large scale initiative to bring American accredited university degrees to the most marginalized population in the world with a goal of educating 50,000 refugees in 20 locations by 2022. Phase one of the initiative, a $10-million-dollar..

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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:28:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855d600caf015d6555a3921e7d
<![CDATA[Top 5 Engineering Universities in Canada]]> Engineering is a popular field of study in Canada, thanks to the boom of construction in Canadian infrastructure. The engineering universities of Canada offer a number of engineering disciplines for aspiring students. Some of the disciplines offered in these universities include aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and civil engineering. In Canada, a degree for studies in an accredited undergraduate engineering program is either named Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.), or equivalently, Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc). Canada is the only country that..

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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 05:46:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d55cf26015d5e888fbe5369
<![CDATA[Top 10 Universities Offering Life Sciences in UK]]> Life sciences encompass a wide variety of subjects, with biology being the main one. It also includes subjects like zoology, botany, neuroscience, and bio-engineering. Most universities offer students a general life science degree, allowing for specialization later on in the course. Since life science covers a wide gamut of subjects, it also applies to a number of fields. You can find graduates of life sciences in agriculture, food, medicine, healthcare, and other areas. The 10 top universities where you can study life sciences in UK are: The University of Cambridge: The..

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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:10:58 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d55cf26015d5fb18ffa6f93
<![CDATA[Air and Space Law at Mc Gill Canada]]> The Institute of Air and Space Law or IASL of Mc Gill University, Canada was established in 1951. It is totally devoted to the highest level of education, public service, and scholarship in the field of air and space law. Many of its graduates have served or are serving in some of the highest positions in industry or the legal profession, or in academic and government institutions all over the world. Located in the city of Montreal in Canada, the venue is most appropriate to the subjects taught at this university as Montreal is where the International Civil Aviation Organization or ICAO,..

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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:08:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d55cf26015d5faef1c16ee7
<![CDATA[Masters of Arts in Arts Education - School of the Art Institute Chicago]]> School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) offers a Master of Arts in Art education (MAAE) program for artists, designers, educators, curators as well as activists. It is a customized, 36 hour credit program for those wanting to hone their artistic skills. The courses have topics like art history, museum curriculum, ethical and pedagogical issues, social theory for artists and more. One of the highlights of the program is that is combines theory with practical application. You learn the theory and do fieldwork and internships alongside, to cement your learning. If you are a full-time..

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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 05:33:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d55cf26015d5e7cf61152af
<![CDATA[Master of Forest Science, Yale University]]> If the nature and forest-related topics interest you, then Yale University has a Master of Forest Sciences program that might interest you. This degree program includes both theory and practical aspects. It is a research oriented course along with key courses to complement the research. The scientific research is done in close conjunction with a faculty member. Therefore, all students need to find a faculty advisor as their guide. Course Details The degree program comprises both theory based coursework and research. Theory The Master of Forest Sciences program is a..

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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 05:18:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d55cf26015d5e6e7ef55116
<![CDATA[MAM - Masters of Advanced Management - Yale School of Management]]> The Yale School of Management, in New Haven, Connecticut, USA offers a one year degree program, Masters of Advanced Management (MAM) for those who have completed their MBA and would like to further study the advanced areas of management. Admission Requirements To gain admission to the MAM program, you need to be one of the following: Enrolled in Global Network for Advanced Management member schools in their MBA degree program or equivalent and waiting to receive the MBA degree Recently graduated from a Global Network for Advanced Management member school with an MBA or..

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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 05:12:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d55cf26015d5e69258e5113
<![CDATA[Princeton renews strategic partnership with Humboldt University in Berlin]]> Princeton University has signed a five-year renewal of its strategic partnership with Humboldt University in Berlin to support research and teaching collaboration spanning the disciplines. In June, Dan Garber, the A. Watson Armour, III, University Professor of Philosophy at Princeton (right), participated in a panel as part of the celebrations around Humboldt's 250th anniversary. From left are Humboldt President Sabine Kunst and Raul Machado Neto, provost for international cooperation at the University of São Paulo. Princeton University has signed a five-year renewal of its strategic..

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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 06:24:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15d55cf3d015d5984ff2d4ae8
<![CDATA[Admission Process to a Singapore University]]> Singapore has three local universities that have gained recognition: National University of Singapore (NUS) Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore Management University (SMU) NTU is mainly for engineering degrees, NUS has medical and art courses and SMU has management courses. These three universities are internationally recognized and a degree from any one of them is acceptable in other parts of the world. Other than these three local universities, there are also other universities that are associated with foreign universities. So if you would like to..

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Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:57:02 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d35f2a7015d55c5f3221a43
<![CDATA[Financial Technology Courses for MBA students at Global B-Schools]]> Business Schools in the USA have taken an inclination towards teaching their students the details of financial technology or Fintech. They believe that through this the student will become aware of and will be able to deal with the latest developments. They will become analytical and critical thinkers. Finance technology is a subsector of Wall Street. Many Universities have joined hands to start a course in Fintech. Business schools from Stanford University and Georgetown University have decided to introduce a course on these lines. New York University had run a one-year course last year..

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Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:48:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d35f2a7015d55bdee4f193c
<![CDATA[Foreign Education Examinations: An Overview]]> Foreign Education Examinations are those examinations which are conducted on All India Basis for getting admission into foreign universities/institutes. These are variety of standardized tests for pursuing studies or career in a foreign country. It is also termed as "Overseas Education" or "International Education" as they are required to Study Overseas or Study Abroad. USA, Canada, UK and Australia are the most favored destinations for studying abroad, but in recent times New Zealand, Russia, Germany, Switzerland, France are also emerging as the top choice for studying..

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Tue, 18 Jul 2017 03:58:55 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d35f2a7015d53d94a896bf0
<![CDATA[Top 10 Reasons to Study in Canada]]> Canada is one of the most favored destinations for those wanting to study abroad. There are a number of reasons why Canada is a preferred educational destination. Here are some of them: Education and Scholarship: Canada provided world class education that is recognized in every part of the world. A degree from a Canadian university is considered equivalent to one from US or Australia or Europe. The Canadian Government and the Universities provide special benefits for students. The course fee is low compared to other countries. Scholarships offered also bring down the cost. ..

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Tue, 18 Jul 2017 03:43:25 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d35f2a7015d53cb190f6aff
<![CDATA[Institute of Management Technology Dubai]]> The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), the European Foundation for Management (EFMD), Supply Chain & Logistics Group (SCLG) and Indian Business & Professional Council Dubai (IBPC Dubai). As announced by the European Foundation of Management prestigious international accrediting body in Dubai. Program of MBA provides the students with relevant disciplinary knowledge, helps to develop the managerial skills, and gain business ethics with positive professional attitude. The program offers students experiential learning opportunities to learn in..

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Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:42:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855d321aec015d5024cdc6404f
<![CDATA[Marine Biology B.Sc. (Hons) at St. Andrews University UK ]]> Marine Biology at St Andrews covers aquatic environments, evolutionary processes, behavioral biology, biodiversity, biological sustainability, marine microbiology and marine mammal biology. Courses In undergraduate course, the college offers Marine Biology BSc (Hons) and MMarbiol (Hons). In the postgraduate course, the college teaches Ecosystem-Based Management of Marine Systems MSc and Marine Mammal Science MSc, Sustainable Aquaculture (Distance Learning) PGDip/MSc, Sustainable Aquaculture (Distance Learning) PG Certificate and Sustainable Aquaculture (Distance Learning) Modular..

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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:24:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d35f2a7015d3be84ff339d2
<![CDATA[Employer sponsorship/salary sacrifice schemes - Oxford Executive MBA ]]> Some Oxford Executive MBA students receive full financial sponsorship from their organizations, and many more ask their employers for part sponsorship.  Some employers also provide a work related training salary sacrifice scheme which allows them to help their employees with the costs of the programme in a way which aids employee retention and with financial advantages for both the employer and the employee.  This is most usually auctioned as a regular monthly salary sacrifice scheme but other more complex arrangements can also be made. Even if you do not ask for a financial..

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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:21:48 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d35f2a7015d3be5e74539b3
<![CDATA[Oxford Executive MBA - An Overview – UK ]]> A 21-month modular programme designed to help you realize your leadership potential whilst delivering international general management competence to your organization.  The Oxford Executive MBA is a 21-month part-time modular general management programme designed to help senior professionals realize their leadership potential, whilst delivering new ideas, energy and understanding to their organizations. Ranked no.9 in the world in the Financial Times’ Global EMBA ranking in 2016!  The Oxford EMBA is first in the UK for an EMBA delivered by a single UK business..

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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:18:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d35f2a7015d3be30ccc38e5
<![CDATA[Psychology (Experimental) at Oxford University UK]]> Psychology has been defined as the science of mental life and its scope includes a wide variety of issues. It addresses such questions as: How do we perceive colors? How do children acquire language? What predisposes two people to get on with each other? What causes schizophrenia? The three year BA course has an intake of 48 students. The Oxford Experimental Psychology Department is one of the leading institutions in the UK.  Each week, about 4-5 seminars are held at the department besides undergraduate lectures and classes. There are strong research groups in the fields of human..

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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:05:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5d35f2a7015d3bd7314437de
<![CDATA[Shortage of Engineers in UK (1.8 million are needed by 2025)]]> The UK’s engineering industry is facing a skills shortage of unprecedented levels. If the requirement is around 1.8 million engineers trained by 2025, getting all white males is impossible. “Children form ideas of suitable careers at tender age. Parents, teachers and employers are not getting to them early enough”, says Ann Watson, Chief Executive of Semta, the not-so-profit employer led skills firm. “We need children of primary-school age to be given the opportunity to see what a modern cutting-edge engineering workplace looks like. While the Government has..

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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 07:32:04 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d20ac08015d2aa5acc04ee6
<![CDATA[Executive Programme in Management - Columbia Business School]]> The Columbia Business School’s Executive Programme in Management (EPM) is an intensive, ten months, multi-modular, general management and leadership programme. The programme is aimed at helping leaders scale new heights in their careers. Immersion Senior Executives begin in the fall by spending an immersion week at Columbia’s New York Campus. This is followed by an immersion week in Dubai where the focus shifts to entrepreneurial leadership and operations. After this the executives will return to the campus again in spring of 2018 for a week long immersion and between..

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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 03:50:07 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d20ac08015d2a9e5cca4eb2
<![CDATA[Senior Executive Leadership Programme (India) - Harvard Business School]]> India has emerged as one of the fastest growing economies in the world for well over two decades now. In order to seize growth opportunities in this burgeoning economy and sustain success under shifting global business conditions, companies need executives who are exceptional leaders—confident decision-makers, skilled strategists, global thinkers, and effective change agents. The Senior Executive Leadership Programme—India from Harvard Business School (HBS) accelerates the transformation of experienced senior executives into leaders well suited to drive the region's high-growth..

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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 03:47:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d20ac08015d2a9c4c134db3
<![CDATA[Top 4 graduate jobs in the UK]]> When it comes to top four graduate jobs in the UK, media, construction, administration and legal sectors are high paying. The top four industries when it comes to good average starting salaries are media (£34,244), construction (£29,530), administration (£29,007) and legal (£28,030). Average starting salary An analysis of more than 5,400 graduate job postings also found that the average starting salary is around £25k, at £24,804.  According to the data from online job portal, Reed.co.uk, the average salary for the construction sector is..

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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 03:43:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d20ac08015d2a9890404db0
<![CDATA[Actuarial Science (BSc Hons) at Queen's University UK]]> The BSc Actuarial Science and Risk Management programme has been designed by qualified actuaries with a large emphasis placed on the development of practical and business skills to ensure students have the very best chance of obtaining high level employment at the end of their degree. 100% of actuary students from Queen’s are in full-time employment and/or studying within six months of graduation, with 100% of those in employment in a professional or managerial position. Placement During the third year of the degree, students complete a 9 to 12 month placement with an actuarial..

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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 03:33:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d20ac08015d2a8eef4b4ce6
<![CDATA[First for Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) in New York]]> A British University, Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), has been awarded a charter by New York State Education Department (NYSED) to become a degree-granting body in New York - the first foreign higher education institution to achieve this. The charter from New York State Education Department (NYSED) will allow Glasgow Caledonian NYC (GCNYC) to offer Masters degrees. Principal and Vice-Chancellor Professor Pamela Gillies CBE FRSE said: "Glasgow Caledonian University is a special place. We are a forward-looking, socially entrepreneurial and truly international University. I am..

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Wed, 05 Jul 2017 04:27:23 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d0cec21015d1100add06d8c
<![CDATA[Earth Sciences Master of Science in the Ohio State University - USA]]> Earth Science is the study of the Earth in relation to its neighbours in space. It throws light on various aspects which influence the behaviour of the earth and it also shows the effects of this behaviour on its existence. The four basic areas of study for Earth Science are geology, meteorology, oceanography, and astronomy. Geology: Science of the Earth . Geology literally means “study of the Earth." and deals with what the earth is composed of. That means it’s a study about the material the Earth is made of, what is the structure of the Earth, and the various Earth..

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Mon, 03 Jul 2017 10:11:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cff2e4f015d07eec9214f5a
<![CDATA[Earth Sciences Master of Science in the Ohio State University - USA]]> Earth Science is the study of the Earth in relation to its neighbours in space. It throws light on various aspects which influence the behaviour of the earth and it also shows the effects of this behaviour on its existence. The four basic areas of study for Earth Science are geology, meteorology, oceanography, and astronomy. Geology: Science of the Earth . Geology literally means “study of the Earth." and deals with what the earth is composed of. That means it’s a study about the material the Earth is made of, what is the structure of the Earth, and the various Earth..

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Tue, 04 Jul 2017 11:37:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835d0cec21015d0d6431a10caf
<![CDATA[Newcastle University’s Employability Seminar in India]]> Newcastle University, UK, a major research-intensive university, located in Newcastle upon Tyne in the north-east of England, concluded its last leg of the employability seminar in Mumbai. The seminar had started from June 17, 2017 in Delhi followed by Bangalore and Chennai for students considering tostudy inUK for the 2017/18 academic year. The seminar was arranged for the students and parents to get insights of the university life and career prospects during and after studying at Newcastle University. Faculty members from Newcastle University International Office,Business School and..

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Wed, 28 Jun 2017 03:56:04 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835ce82893015cecd77dc20cdb
<![CDATA[University of Southampton UK invites applications for its Masters of Research in Stem Cells, Development and Regenerative Medicine programme]]> Applications are invited for the Masters of Research (MRes) in Stem Cells, Development and Regenerative Medicine at the University of Southampton. The programme, which has a maximum student intake of 20, offers exciting opportunities to develop advanced scientific, research and transferable skills required to become an independent researcher in Stem Cells, Development & Regenerative Medicine.The programme will enable high-achieving Biological/Biomedical Science graduates to develop further laboratory based research skills and subject specific knowledge before committing to a PhD programme..

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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:27:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ccabc88015ce872f3662e60
<![CDATA[Harvard University: Courses Offered]]> An overview The Department's Course Structure General Education courses that satisfy designated Gene distribution requirements Freshman seminars (discussion based seminars for freshmen—application required) Philosophy tutorials (required for undergraduate concentrators) Introductory courses (3-99-level courses), generally for undergraduates Mid-level courses (100-level courses), for graduates and undergraduates Graduate seminars (200-level courses), for which enrolment is by permission of the instructor 300-level courses, for graduate students..

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:00:33 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ccabc88015ce36a9a6f2e6f
<![CDATA[Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT): Courses Offered: An overview]]> Founded in 1861, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a 4-year, private university that specializes in science and technology research and education. It's located on a 168-acre campus in the college town of Cambridge, Massachusetts. In 2011, U.S. News and World Report ranked MIT at number five in their list of national universities. Academics MIT has over 30 different academic departments and programs within five schools and one college: School of Architecture and Planning; School of Engineering; Sloan School of Management; School of Science; School of..

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:55:55 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ccabc88015ce3665ec22dbc
<![CDATA[University of Oxford: Courses Offered: An overview]]> Biomedical Sciences Oxford University, Students receive the benefit from leading experts working within a variety of non-clinical and clinical departments. The course has been designed so that students first acquire an integrated understanding of biomedical science that allows them to shape their subsequent studies towards the topics that interest them the most. As the course progressed, increasing is placed on related knowledge to scientific research. That emphasis is demonstrated by the opportunity for all students to obtain first-hand experience of laboratory research in the later..

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:52:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ccabc88015ce362f49b2db8
<![CDATA[Stanford University: Courses Offered: An overview]]> School of Engineering The School of Engineering offers, the undergraduate program to the degree of Bachelor of Science (B.S.), programs leading to both B.S. and Master of Science (M.S.) degrees, other programs leading to a B.S. with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in a field of the humanities or social sciences, dual-degree programs with certain other colleges, and graduate curricula leading to the degrees of M.S., Engineer, and Ph.D. The school has nine academic departments: Aeronautics and Astronautics, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Computer..

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:41:02 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855ccabc88015ce358bda02cb1
<![CDATA[Pursuing MBA in USA or UK, which is best?]]> If in the past, when Indian students were queuing up for admissions exclusively to business schools in the US, now the trend has changed. There is humongous demand for the one-year European MBA, instead of two-year MBA from the US. As there is demand for a one-year MBA course, many students feel the pressure is too intense. Nevertheless, it is ideal for those students who would want to wrap up studies quickly and get into employment, then pursuing MBA one-year course from Europe is the best bet. Curriculum There is a misperception that a one year MBA need not mean the curriculum is..

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Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:31:20 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cc4133a015cc5ea3a29285a