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Engineering ke baad kya..

Blue Collar Blues Careers on the Shop-Floor Most people would love to have five figure salaries, comfy offices and an intellectually stimulating work environment. Add a ticket to the USA, Europe and there you have it, the mantra that most engineers are chanting nowadays. The only job that provides all these and much more is a software related one. This ...

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ISEET & NEET – All India Engg & Medical Exams

The end of board exams signifies freedom and respite for many harassed students across the country. Except for those brave souls who wish to study Engineering or Medicine. For them, the slog has just begun. Lakhs of students in India appear for various entrance exams – such as the IIT-JEE, AIEEE, BITSAT, VITEEE, SRMEE, ASEEE, and various state-level entrances like ...

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IIT JEE – 4 times a Year

Good news for all IIT aspirants as Human Resource and Development minister, Kapil Sibal recently announced that henceforth students can have 4 attempts in a year\r\n\r\nIIT JEE – 4 times a Year\r\nGood news for all IIT aspirants as Human Resource and Development minister, Kapil Sibal recently announced that henceforth students can have 4 attempts in a year at the JEE ...

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ISEET and NEET – Yay or nay?

\\r\\nThe end of board exams signifies freedom and respite for many harassed students across the country. Except for those brave souls who wish to study Engineering or Medicine. For them, the slog has just begun. Lakhs of students in India appear for various entrance exams – such as the IIT-JEE, AIEEE, BITSAT, VITEEE, SRMEE, ASEEE, and various state-level entrances like ...

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ISEET and NEET – Yay or nay?

\r\nThe end of board exams signifies freedom and respite for many harassed students across the country. Except for those brave souls who wish to study Engineering or Medicine. For them, the slog has just begun. Lakhs of students in India appear for various entrance exams – such as the IIT-JEE, AIEEE, BITSAT, VITEEE, SRMEE, ASEEE, and various state-level entrances like ...

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Placements post recession

Placed in Infosys, Ashmita Randhawa from VNIT, Nagpur, recalls the maddening experience Back in my first year, when a senior of mine had commented, “By the time you get in to your final year, your pay packages will beat all records!” he probably had not envisaged that we’d be left chasing even the saddest jobs that passed our way. When ...

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You are hired!

The three magic words for freshers are being uttered once again after a long dry spell. Saurabh Datar tells you all about who is hiring and where they are doing it from Six months after recession ruined everyone’s party (and made some), has the scene improved? Yes, indeed. Six months ago, most graduates (including the author) were unable to join ...

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To Join or not to join

The dreaded R-word has come back to haunt us once again. Graduates of the 2009 batch must be cursing their luck. We couldn’t have had a worse time to graduate. The current situation is such that more than half of the batch is sitting at home waiting for the ever elusive date-of-joining letter from the companies. The companies on the ...

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Summer placement saga: sach kya hai?

Press releases from India’s top bschools make it sound like ‘business as usual’. IIMA: Despite the global financial crisis, finance saw the highest percentage of acceptances at 32%. This reflects the decision of the students to not base a long term career decision on a short term market outlook. Consulting came a close second at 26%. Marketing was the largest ...

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Placements at Bajaj rock!

Press Release Final Placements at JBIMS 200640 and still going strong! If placements are any indication of an institute’s recognition and success in the corporate world, then one doesn’t need a bigger evidence of the supremacy of Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, which has had 4 decades of an impressive track record of translating dreams into destiny. Placements at ...

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