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Bioinformatics

Does your heart beat faster at the thought of scientific data? Then this could be just the field for you. A marriage of IT and biotechnology, bioinformatics is about managing the huge volumes of data generated by research labs. Why you should do it? Bioinformatics is slated to be one of the most prodigious growth areas over the coming decades. ...

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Mouse to tame the CAT

Taming the CAT this time around will test your skills in handling the mouse as well. With the Common Admission Test having adopted an online avatar, it is natural for aspirants to have a lot of queries on how to handle the test. Ashutosh Dikshit of the PGDM Class of 2010 at IIM Shillong, who has been there done that ...

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Account Executive

One fine day in the life of an account executive – Chatty Girija Advertising, the word itself sounds glamorous, happening and hep. On the surface it seems so, when ads are seen splashed on various media vehicles and at the awards function nite. For the inside stuff, check it out yourself in the next few seconds. An advertising agency comprises ...

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The real Leena Mogre

Let us start with “you” the fitness guru. Tell us something about your background? I have done my Masters in Food Science and Nutrition. I did two years of PhD. Nobody knows I was a lecturer in nutrition as well. But my passion has always been fitness, cycling, trekking and hiking. When I was doing my PhD, I got really ...

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Film Making – Part 2

FILM MAKING AS A CAREER Has making your own film been a longstanding, unfulfilled dream? Assistant Director Tim A Rakrusam has some inside-the-industry gyaan for wannabe filmmakers. Intro: I have been working in the film industry as an assistant director for the past 1 1/2 years – after dropping out of a professional degree course. I think I made the ...

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Nightmare at DU

Weeks after the gates to Delhi University shut for new entrants; JAM finds students are yet to recover from the ordeal. The admissions to Delhi University may be over for the year, but the trauma of it is far from forgotten. Well what else can one expect when even 90 per cent marks are considered just about average (Thank God ...

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A Career in Politics?

It’s not hard to combine your political aspirations with academic demands. JAM chats with IIMA graduate, Krishna Chepuri who interned with the CPI(M) in 2007. Most of us want to run miles away from a political career. But in doing so we are shirking off our responsibility to propagate and facilitate change. Being aware of the various career options in ...

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Disc jockey

Every party has its own centre of gravity which fortunately or unfortunately happens to be the guy who does best with his fingers- Your friendly neighborhood D.J. And for all those people who have that wide eyed look of awe every time this dude (not to sound sexist but they usually are dudes) grabs the microphone, please read on! P.S ...

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Biotechnology Engineering

Utter the word engineering and the first words you would hear would be IT or maybe computers (apart from the names of the companies where your parents would want you to be). If not the above, then mechanical, electronics or civil will surely be thrown at you. If not, then you live in an alternate universe. According to some (ignoramuses), ...

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