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MBA recruitment up by 33% in last 5 years; GMAC annual Corporate Recruiters Survey reveals

| 29 June 2016 0328 IST

GMAC Annual Corporate Recruiters survey has revealed that 88 percent of corporate recruiters who work directly with graduate business schools plan to hire recent MBA graduates in 2016 which is up by 33% from 2010


IIM Jammu: No proposal to extend the last date to confirm EoI; last date to apply closes today

| 30 June 2016 0550 IST

The last date to apply and confirm expression of interest for admission to IIM Jammu will close today on June 30, 2016


Thought leader & Dean Dr Jitendra Singh joins Indian Management Conclave 2016 as key speaker

| 30 June 2016 1120 IST

Dr Jitendra V Singh Senior Adviser to the President of Hong Kong University of Science & Technology in Hong Kong will address IMC 2016 as the key speaker at IIM Ahmedabad campus


IMT Ghaziabad Commences 37th PGDM and 7th PGDM-DCP batches 2016-18; organizes 7 day orientation

| 29 June 2016 1119 IST

IMT Ghaziabad has announced the commencement of the 2016-18 PGDM and PGDM-DCP batch on June 23, 2016


CAT 2016: How to crack tricky parajumbles; 4 approaches by Nishit Sinha with quick tips

| 28 June 2016 1118 IST

The agenda in para jumble questions is to restore the original order, it is important to look out for any piece of information that can help you connect the sentences together


AICTE Chairman Dr Sahasrabudhe to address Indian Management Conclave 2016

| 28 June 2016 0158 IST

AICTE Chairman Dr Anil Saharsabudhe will address Indian Management Conclave 2016, the 6th edition of IMC to be held at IIM Ahmedabad on August 5 & 6, 2016


IIM Jammu: Why mandatory to confirm Expression of Interest by June 30? Delay to result in no-admission

| 27 June 2016 1122 IST

Candidates who are eligible and have valid CAT 2015 scores and are exploring admission in IIM Jammu must confirm expression of interest latest by June 30, 2016


IIM Tiruchirappalli class size to expand by 70; proposes to move to permanent campus in 2016

| 25 June 2016 1130 IST

IIM Trichy increases its intake for PGP 2016-18 batch from 110 to 180 students with plan to move to its 117 acre permanent newly constructed campus


SNAP 2016: Registration starts in August; know the exam schedule and pattern

| 24 June 2016 0338 IST

The online Registration and application process for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) 2016 for admission to SIBM Pune and other 13 B-schools will open in the last week of August


IIM L to mentor IIM Jammu keeping high benchmarks: Dr A Prasad, Director, IIML

| 24 June 2016 1125 IST

Management academic Dr Ajit Prasad who took over as the Director of IIM Lucknow in November 2015 shared his vision for IIM Lucknow and plans for IIM Jammu


CAT 2016: Your 4 month preparation plan; strategy to climb 99 score from 70

| 23 June 2016 1100 IST

IIM Bangalore convener to CAT 2016 may throw some different surprises which may or may not be aspirant friendly but good reading skills, fast calculation ability with short cut tricks and high level of conceptual understanding will take you through


IIM Jammu: Classes commence on August 1 for the first batch at IIM Lucknow Noida campus with 45 students

| 22 June 2016 0310 IST

IIM Jammu classes at IIML Noida campus will be conducted for 3 weeks after which the classes will be held at Old University campus at Jammu from September 5


CAT 2016: Your memory to turn the tables; know the importance & sharpening tips from Prof S K Agarwal

| 22 June 20916 1039 IST

Despite all the changes in CAT 2016, it is the memory power that will retain the maximum to flow it out during the real exam day


IIM Jammu: Admission to PGP 2016-18 still open till June 30; last opportunity to do MBA from an IIM

| 21 June 2016 0308 IST

Last opportunity to study at an IIM closes on June 30 for PGP 2016-018 batch as the admission process is still open at IIM Jammu


CAT 2016: No need to stick to your MBA at lower rung B school; abandon and get the top IIM

| 21 June 2016 1100 IST

Candidates who could not score high 2 years ago or last year and are pursuing MBA/PGDM from a lower rung B-school, still have the opportunity to take CAT 2016 to get into their dream IIM


Role of regulator is to mentor, facilitate, not just inspect: AICTE Chairman Dr Sahasrabudhe at BIMTECH Commencemen

| 20 June 2016 0102 IST

AICTE Chairman Dr Anil Sahasrabudhe delivered the 29th Commencement day address at BIMTECH Greater Noida on June 19


CAT 2016: Aiming 99 Percentile; need to join coaching - know why?

| 20 June 2016 1045 IST

Almost all the 99 or 100 percentilers in CAT are those who supplemented their study schedule with one or other good coaching institute


MBA freshers: 5 must do things before joining your dream B school; groom yourself for next 2 years

| 18 June 2016 1215 IST

Getting prepared for the B school depends upon how do you want to perform in next 2 years and then in your career path


NMAT by GMAC 2016: Online test preparation tool launched; vision to help the candidates prepare better

| 18 June 2016 1037 IST

Official online Study material titled 'NMAT Prep by GMAC' to help candidates prepare better for NMAT by GMAC 2016 has been launched


SIBM Bengaluru concludes MBA Placement 2016 with higher packages; BFSI & IT recruit 56% students

| 17 June 2016 0420 IST

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management Bengaluru has ended its Placement Season 2016 with higher domestic and international packages and more PPOs


CAT 2016: Impact of changes in past exams on test takers; get guidance before taking off-expert view

| 16 June 2016 1037 IST

With so many changes taking place in last 2 years, you cannot rule out a different CAT 2016 proposed to be held in the month of November 2016


CAT 2016: How can a NOT-So-Intelligent Student crack CAT; know from expert Nishit Sinha

| 17 June 2016 1035 IST

The myth that only an intelligent candidate can bell the CAT 2016 is busted by CAT preparation expert and IIM Lucknow alumnus Nishith Sinha


MDI Gurgaon commences 22nd academic session with 7 day induction; emphasizes on holistic learning

| 16 June 2016 0415 IST

MDI Gurgaon commenced the academic session 2016-17 with 7 day long 22nd induction ceremony on June 15, comprising students belonging to Post Graduate Programs


XLRI commences new academic session 2016 17; 537 Aspiring Achievers join the B school

| 15 June 2016 0214 IST

XLRI has commenced new academic session 2016-17 with 537 students at a solemn inaugural prayer service function on June 14


IIM Jammu: Announces admission 2016 for 1st batch; classes from Aug with 45 students at IIML Noida campus

| 15 June 2016 1107 IST

IIM Jammu mentored by IIM L has invited applications for admission to 1st PGP batch 2016-18 from the eligible candidates


CAT 2016: The 5 changes aspirants demand from IIM Bangalore in conduct of test, structure and content

| 14 June 2016 1120 IST

Many of the CAT 2016 aspirants have approached MBAUniverse.com demanding changes in CAT 2016 with a request to convey their suggestions to IIM Bangalore for its consideration while finalizing everything


IMC Awards 2016: Top B schools submit nominations; last date June 17

| 13 June 2016 0134 IST

IMC Award organizers have announced June 17 as the last date for submitting the nomination and since no further extensions will be granted B schools can download nomination form and submit their successful initiatives before the due date


4 of 6 new IIMs conclude Summer Placement; IIM Gaya and Sirmaur yet to fall in line

| 13 June 2016 0831 IST

Out of 6 new IIMs, IIM Amritsar, IIM Nagpur, IIM Sambalpur and IIM Visakhapatnam have reported the completion of summer placement for their first PGP 2015-17 batch


CAT 2016: Know the key facts about the exam before leaping into preparation journey

| 10 June 2016 1130 IST

It is of utmost importance that you must know the key facts about CAT 2016 to avoid any misleading information while preparing with right stuff for the exam


ISB launches Investment Management Courses; ties up with Coursera; open for all with or without finance background

| 09 June 2016 0410 IST

ISB has announced the launch of a new series of 4 courses Specialization on Financial Markets and Investment Strategy in collaboration with Coursera


Mission MBA 2017: 5 key exams to realize your dream; last month to draw your plan

| 09 June 2016 1125 IST

After a month or so from now, you will be confronted with regular notifications on MBA entrance exams proposed to be held from September 2016 to January 2017 for MBA 2017-19


MAH CET CAP 2016: Provisional merit list today at 5 PM; decide judiciously other options also open

| 08 June 2016 0244 IST

Provisional merit list of successful candidates who appeared in MAHCET CAP 2016 for admission to MBA/MMS 2016-18 batch in Maharashtra B schools would be announced at 5PM on June 8, 2016


5 hot sectoral MBA programmes a better deal than regular low yield MBA; dont miss the chance

| 08 June 2016 1108 IST

With bright future prospects in offing with 'Make in India' campaign, wide spectrum of career opportunities will open up for sectoral MBA in coming years.


IMC Awards 2016: 25 leading B schools submit nominations; participation closes on June 10

| 07 June 2016 0217 IST

Nominations for Indian Management Conclave Awards 2016 are now open. Last date to participate is June 10. More than twenty five leading B schools have already submitted their nominations.


New IIMs Admission result out: High placements eye opener for confused aspirants; Choose your pick

| 07 June 2016 1110 IST

Candidates who have been offered admission in more than one of the new IIMs are now confused which one they should choose


CAT 2016: 10 tips to improve your reading habits; must read before embarking on preparation journey

| 14 May 2016 1029 IST

Nothing can match the hard, intelligent and well managed self-study leading to success by scoring high percentile in CAT 2016


CAT 2016: Working executives dont need to quit job; know how to manage your 6 month preparation

| 11 May 2016 0304 IST

There is no need to quit the lucrative job to prepare for CAT 2016 as you need around 3 hours a day to prepare well for next 6 months


CAT 2016: IIM B to have First CAT group meeting this week; aspirants request 2 days testing window

| 02 June 2016 1034 IST

The first CAT Group meeting to finalize the modilities to convene Common Admission Test (CAT) 2016 is going to be held this week


MAH CET CAP 2016: Registration extended to June 7; Smart move offers another chance to get into JBIMS

| 06 June 2016 0405 IST

DTE Maharashtra has extended the last date for online registration of application for CAP 2016 till June 7, 2016 from earlier June 3 for admission to MBA programmes


IIM Kashipur Placement 2016: Grabs INR 53.75 lakhs highest international CTC; Average salary up

| 06 June 2016 1217 IST

IIM Kashipur has recorded highest international placement grabbing offer equivalent to Rs.53.75 lakhs while the highest and average domestic packages have also gone up


High MBA fee in B schools not an admission deterrent; ROI plays key role

| 04 June 2016 0145 IST

Fee hike does not appear to have made any impact on MBA aspirants, as the placement in 2016 has gone very high and with the anticipated high RoI, MBA aspirants are ready to face some hardship for a year or two


MDI Gurgaon commences International Summer University and Research Week; engages with Tier 2 and tier 3 students

| 04 June 2016 1112 IST

MDI Gurgaon has offered a variety of courses for Indian and International students at the International Summer University and the Research week 2016 commenced at its campus


IIM Ahmedabad gears up to launch E Learning programmes; ties up with Hughes and NIIT

| 03 June 2016 0343 IST

IIM Ahmedabad has tied up with NIIT and Hughes to deliver education in the form of synchronous studio to classroom programs


5 year MBA AICTE restriction not applicable to IIM Indore IPM programme; clarifies the B school

| 03 June 2016 1110 IST

AICTE order issued to the institutes to discontinue 5 year MBA with dual degree management programme will not be applicable to the five year IPM at IIM Indore


IIM Rohtak offers Executive Programme in Entrepreneurship; joins hands with Talentedge

| 02 June 2016 0418 IST

IIM Rohtak takes one step forward towards 'Make in India' by offering Executive Programme in Entrepreneurship in collaboration with Talentedge


AICTE discontinues 5 Year Dual Degree Programme in Management; will IIM Indore IPM be impacted?

| 01 June 2016 0445 IST

Since none of the IIMs need AICTE approval as they are statutory autonomous entities and probably their programmes may not be adversely affected


NDIM Delhi MBA achieves 100% Placement; Admission with MAT/CMAT scores open for last few days

| 02 June 2016 1259 IST

NDIM Delhi is in its 25th year of imparting MBA education with 100% placement record and offering good learning experience with optimum faculty student ratio


ISB to accept GRE scores; applications increase by 28%; admission process closed

| 01 June 2016 0205 IST

ISB has decided to accept GRE scores also as part of its admission criteria apart from other exam scores like GMAT


3 days left to seek admission chances in JBIMS & other top B schools; CAP 2016 closing June 3

| 01 June 2016 1148 IST

Last year candidates had to apply separately to JBIMS but for MMS admission 2016 there is no need to apply separately to JBIMS as the candidate will now be allotted the seat in the B-school through the CAP round.


Funding your MBA expenses: How to calculate the loan amount before applying; know the right approach

| 31 May 2016 0404 IST

An important point before applying for loan to pursue MBA at IIM or other B school is to understand well the amount of financial investment that you need to make during 2 years of your education


MAHCET CAP 2016: Dont over estimate; know the Merit formula & check where you stand

| 31 May 2016 1124 IST

CAP 2016 for admission to MBA/MMS 2016-18 batch at JBIMS, SIMSREE, N L Dalmiya, PUMBA and 400 B-schools has already begun on May 25 and will be over on June 3, 2016


IIM Ahmedabad not to give recruiters liberal placement passage; plans to restructure guidelines

| 30 May 2016 0326 IST

IIM Ahmedabad is drawing fresh guidelines for future recruiters who may come for placement at the top rated B school


Should I go for MBA in 2016 or grab the top ones next year; what must be my pick? Expert view

| 30 May 2016 1026 IST

Take decision now whether you wish to go ahead with your MBA admission plan in 2016 making a choice of an above average B-school or wish to try your luck next year


400 Maharashtra B schools to accept MAT 2016 Feb & May exam score; DTE clarifies on CAP round

| 28 May 2016 0132 IST

DTE Maharashtra has opened the CAP 2016 registration process, you may get one of the top rated B-schools in Maharashtra on the basis of your MAT 2016 Feb & May exam scores


IIM Bangalore awarded 47 rank in FT Global schools Executive Education Rankings; only Indian B school among top 50

| 28 May 2016 1115 IST

IIM Bangalore has been awarded 47th position in the overall FT Executive Education 2016 Ranking and is the only Indian B School among top 50 rankings


MAHCET CAP 2016: 5 do's to get Admission in top MMS /MBA 2016-18; apply by June 3

| 27 May 2016 0334 IST

Those who did not register or appear in MAHCET 2016 but appeared in MAT Feb 2016; CMAT 2016; CAT 2015; XAT 2016; ATMA or GMAT can apply online as new candidate to participate in CAP 2016


AICTE fee refund rules not suffice; know how to put forth the claim to the B school

| 27 May 2016 1119 IST

You must be aware how to claim the refund of your deposited MBA admission fee from the adamant B school


Angry IIM Ahmedabad turns down Flipkart offer of petty compensation; company delays joining by 6 months

| 26 May 2016 0240 IST

Flipkart has invited wrath of IIM Ahmedabad as the e-commerce giant is delaying the date of joining of the candidates it has recruited in campus placement 2016 at IIM Ahmedabad by 6 months


CAP 2016 for 59000 MBA/MMS/PGDM seats begins in Maharashtra; new applicants eligible

| 26 May 2016 1100 IST

CAP 2016 for admission to 59000 seats of MBA/MMS/PGDM batch 2016-18 in 440 B schools of Maharashtra has started on May 25 and will continue till June 3, 2016


IMC Awards 2016: Nominations open; Top Directors M R Rao, Rishikesha T Krishnan & Ranjan Banerjee on Jury

| 25 May 2016 0115 IST

7th IMC 2016, India's biggest Management education conference, has opened Nominations for the prestigious IMC Awards 2016


Is it too late to seek MBA Admission 2016? Get your confusion cleared; know the right course of action from expert

| 25 May 2016 1112 IST

MBA aspirants with moderate scores in entrance tests like CAT 2015/XAT 2016/CMAT 2016/MAT 2016 and 2015 find themselves standing at cross roads whether they can get admission in a good B school in 2016


Should MBA Placement be the sole criterion to choose the B-school? Definitely not, expert view

| 24 May 2016 0156 IST

High or low MBA placement in the B school cannot be the sole criterion although it can be one of the parameters to decide on the preferred MBA institute


IIM Bangalore only Asian B school ranked among top 50 in '2016 SCM World University 100' Ranking

| 24 May 2016 11

IIM Bangalore has been ranked at the 31st position in the '2016 SCM World University 100' survey by SCM World


Will JBIMS accept May MAT 2016 scores? High probability exists although DTE silent

| 23 May 2016 1145 IST

If DTE accepts MAT May 2016 exam scores in its CAP round, it may lead to the admission in JBIMS and other highly ranked B schools also like SIMSREE, K J Somaiya, N L Dalmiya, PUMBA among others


Leaped into mess with May MAT 2016 scores; didn't check AICTE approval; you make sure

| 21 May 2016 0131 IST

I did not check the AICTE approval and went ahead to apply online to one of the MBA institutes listed on AIMA site with May MAT 2016 scores


IIM Nagpur releases admission offers for PGP 2016-18; fixes May 23 as last date to pay fee

| 20 May 2016 0603 IST

The 1st set of admission offers has been released by IIM Nagpur and the last date to receive the acceptance letter and demand draft for commitment Fee of Rs.50,000/- has been fixed as May 23


'Reform in higher education an opportunity' says HRD Minister Smriti Irani at EPSI's National Conference

| 20 May 2016 0142 IST

EPSI organized National Conference on the theme "Reforming & Rejuvenating Indian Higher Education - A Stakeholders' Perspective" on May 18, 2016


How to compare MAT Score Accepting MBA colleges; know 5 key parameters: Expert View

| 20 MAy 2016 1057 IST

With MAT May 2016 score card already received by you, the decision has to be taken which MBA programme you should join and whether with the available score you would be able to get your desired B school


Non IIM MBA Graduates equally capable; can contribute in Smart City Project observes Chief Secretary

| 19 May 2016 0355 IST

In the review meeting held on May 18 and also attended by Secretary, Union Ministry of Urban Development, the Chief Secretary of Karnataka expressed concern on remaining inclined to IIMs only while equally capable MBAs are also produced by other B schools


MAT 2016 May: Missed original score card! Get duplicate after June 15 for free; know the process

| 19 May 2016 1045 IST

If you do not receive your MAT 2016 May score card, you can send request to AIMA after June 15 but before June 30, 2016 to get your duplicate score card free


Your 300 or 500 score in May MAT 2016 doesn't really make any impact? Understand the facts

| 18 May 2016 0233 IST

You are neither elevated after scoring 500 nor you have gone down after scoring 300 in May MAT 2016 as the MAT score accepting B-schools can offer your admission with both the scores.


IIM Visakhapatnam announces phase-2 of admission; moves to final selection round of PGP 2016-18

| 18 May 2016 1023 IST

IIM Visakhapatnam has announced the Phase 2 shortlist of candidates for PGP 2016-18 batch after completing the process in phase 1


Confusion & Dilemma which MBA college should I apply with MAT May 2016 Score; facts you must know

| 17 May 2016 0311 IST

I am unable to take the decision which B school I should apply in with my May MAT 2016 score card and the dilemma continues to deepen


MBA yes, but which B school? 6 parameters to choose the best among IIM Indore, IIM Kozhikode, MDI and NITIE

| 17 May 2016 1055 IST

IIM Indore, IIM Kozhikode, MDI, NITIE have announced the admission results and now is the crucial time to decide which one you should choose among these highly ranked 4 B schools


MAT 2016: May exam result declared; choose the best B school; good MBA options available

| 16 May 2016 0153 IST

Declaration of MAT 2016 May exam result 2 weeks ahead of scheduled date offers more MBA admission options


MAT 2016: May exam result in 3rd week; Plan your MBA - best options available

| 14 May 2016 0157 IST

MAT 2016 May exam result is proposed to be declared by the end of third week in May 2016


IIM Calcutta to be an international center of excellence, visualizes Director, Prof Saibal Chattopadhyay

| 13 May 2016 0242 IST

IIM Calcutta is the only B-school in India, one of the 6 in Asia and among 74 B-schools around the World currently having the Triple Crown accreditation from AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS


MBA Admission 2016: Want to switch your B School? Know the AICTE fee refund policy

| 13 May 2016 1046 IST

If you are planning to withdraw or switch your B-school, you must know AICTE fee refund policy to claim fee refund from the existing institute


MAT 2016: Exam Dates announced as September 4 and 10; Registration to open in July and closes on Aug 23

| 12 May 2016 0300 IST

Dates for MAT 2016 September exam have been announced by AIMA although the registration for MAT September 2016 will open in the first week of July 2016


KMAT 2016: Online registration closes tonight; apply before midnight

| 12 May 2016 1025 IST

The extended deadline for KMAT 2016 online registration process is proposed to close today on May 12, 2016 at midnight hour