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Career Guidance

Admission & Career Alerts 2007

In this issue, we bring our readers information on admissions in some of the top institutions across India offering coursees in various fields – arts, management, footwear design, architecture, engineering, medicine, distance education, etc..

Indira Gandhi National Open Universtiy,
New Delhi - 110068
Bachelors Degree Preparatory Programme (6-month)

(It’s a program for those who are not 10+2 pass but wish to do BA / BCom / BTS / BSW from IGNOU)

Last date to apply: 31 May 2007
For details, visit: www.

Footwear Design & Development Institute, A 10/ A, Sector 24, Noida 201301. Uttar Pradesh
(Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India)

(1) PG Diploma: (2-year) - Creative Design & CAM/CAD / Footwear Technology & Mgmt / Retail Mgmt (2) Diploma (3-year) Leather Goods & Accessories Design / Fashion Merchandising & Retail Mgmt / Footwear Technology

Eligibility: For 1: Bachelors degree. For 2: 10+2.
For details, visit: www.fddiindia. com

All India Competitive Exams for Admission to Ph.D
Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Fisheries University Road, 7, Bungalows, Versova, Andheri (W), Mumbai 400061.
(Deemed University ICAR)
For more details & applications:
Date of Exam: 22 July 2007
Last date to apply: 02 June 2007

BArch/ BPlanning

School of Planning & Architecture, 4, Block B, Indraprastha Estate, New Delhi 110002 (Deemed University)

Selection: AIEEE 2007
Last date to apply: 8 June 2007

Diploma in Training & Development (18 months, Distance Learning)

Indian Society for Training & Development (ISTD), B 41, Qutab Institutional Area, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi 110016 (M/o HRD, Govt. of India)
For details, visit: www. /
Eligibility: Bachelors degree;
2 years work experience in Training / HRD or PG Degree / Diploma (any discipline).
Last date to apply: 31 May 2007

MSc / MA in Disaster Management

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), V N Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai 400088 (Maharashtra) (Deemed University)
Eligibility: Bachelors degree (50%)
For more details, visit: www.
Last date to apply: 15 May 2007

Common Pre-Medical Entrance Exam 2007-08
(for admission to Private Medical, Dental, Ayurvedic and Homeopathic Colleges in Uttaranchal)
Uttaranchal Council of Entrance Examination, Swami Ram Nagar, PO Doiwala, Dehradun 248140 (Uttaranchal)
Eligibility: For MBBS and BDS: 10+2 (Physics, Chemistry, Biology (50%) & English),
For BAMS and BHMS: 10+2 (Physics, Chemistry and Biology)
Age: 17 years (on 31 December 2007)
Exam date: 26 May 2007
Fore details & application, contact: “The Manager, Block - NIL 24 - A, Malviya Nagar, New Delhi (Tel: 26671349)”
Last date to apply: 05 May 2007

Master of Engineering Programs- 2007
National Institute of Technical Teachers Training & Research (NITTTR), Sector 26, Chandigarh 160019 (Punj) (M/o HRD, GoI)
For details visit: www.nitttrchd.
Last date to apply: 7 May 2007

Scholarships Fulbright Fellowships 2008-09
(for Indian Researchers, Lecturers, Teachers, Professional & Students)
United States Educational Foundation in India (USEFI), Fulbright House, 12, Hailey Road, New Delhi - 110001
Application Form: Send request with a stamped (Rs 25/-), self-addressed envelope (10” x 7”) to the above address.
For details, visit:
Last date to apply: 16 July 2007

Send in your career queries to CIGMA Foundation,
# 214, United school Annexe, Ilyasnagar,
J.P.Nagar 6th Phase,
Bangalore – 560078.
Phone: 080-26669784.