You’re all set to get into b- school. Just a couple months to go, before lectures start in earnest. Many of you have preparatory courses to help you along. You’re pumped about going to b – school. Talking to your peers and figuring out stuff are hygiene steps you take. But you’re kind of worried.
Did you know that education has undergone important changes in the last years? With today’s technology expanding so fast, there are numerous opportunities to study or teach in the perfect environment! Now you can personalize your own classroom, use amazing online apps to facilitate your learning, or even use a virtual classroom to prepare for
Have you ever wondered if there was more to human evolution than just standing upright, cooking with fire and forming societies? Well, I have, and I strongly believe that with our dependence on technology and unidirectional education system, we have stunted it. From the very beginning, we tell students that art, music, and literature are
Follow your passion? But passion = money? Not always right? Yet we live in a time where we have the means to follow our passion while doing our jobs or other things too! The question is – how? According to Diptakirti Chaudhuri, Head of Marketing at Manipal Global Education Services, it’s all about making time.
Netflix or School/ College/ Work? You chose Netflix right? We all do! That’s okay. Entertainment is always more, well, entertaining, right? Why do people prefer entertainment over education? How do education brands overcome this issue? Some candid conversation on the education sector, Bollywood and marketing in Part 2 of this series, in conversation with Diptakirti
Dear Aspirants, Almost all the major entrance barring XAT are done, results would be out in 2nd to 3rd week of January. Majority of b-schools would release their calls by the first week of February and then the GD-WAT-PI process would take place. Final results and waitlists start rolling by 3rd week of March. While
Does education need to be so serious all the time? What kind of a mix should education brands go for? The business of building brands in the education sector and more in this podcast. Some candid conversation on the education sector, Bollywood and marketing in Part 2 of this series, in conversation with Diptakirti Chaudhuri,
Why must the License Raj in Higher Education go? 25 years ago, Manmohan Singh as Finance Minister, supported by PV Narsimha Rao started the process of dismantling the License Raj. The results are indisputable except by the die-hard commies. GDP growth and Poverty reduction rates were much higher post-1991 than any time since independence. Unfortunately
A. Finance Prof. Jayanth R. Varma’s Financial Markets Blog: Prof Jayant Verma is a Professor of Finance (mainly Financial markets) at IIMA. He is one of the most impressive teachers I have ever met. He was one of the first members of SEBI and is on the board of multiple big companies including Infosys and Axis
It wouldn’t be wrong or unfair even to the extent of generalizing that the purpose of professional education is reduced to merely getting a job. While for a very small percentage of students, the purpose might continue to be learning so that one can add increasing higher value in the future. Degree merely for a