TISS entrance test
The school of Management and Labour studies under the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), a deemed university, has invited applications for admission to its MA in Human Resource Management and Labour Relations for 2007-09. Eighty seats are available for the two-year programme. Out of these 40 seats are earmarked for candidates with minimum two years' work experience in any industry and the rest are open to fresh graduates. In addition to a generic stream, the students will have an opportunity to opt for one of the three specialisations offered (compensation and benefits, training and development, employees relations) in the second year. A limited number of hostel seats and scholarships are also available.
A bachelor's degree of minimum three years' duration in any discipline with minimum aggregate marks of 50 per cent (40 per cent for SC/ST) or equivalent grade from a recognised university. Those who will complete their final year bachelor's degree examinations by June 23, 2007 are also eligible to apply.Eligible applicants will be called for a written test in Mumbai, Hyderabad, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Guwahati, Lucknow and Bhopal. Those who qualify in the written test will be called to TISS Mumbai for a group discussion and a personal interview.Application forms and information brochure can be procured on payment of Rs.750 or by post by sending a letter along with a demand draft for Rs.750 drawn in favour of Registrar, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, payable at Mumbai and a self addressed cloth-lined envelope (20 cm x 28cm) to the Deputy Registrar (General Administrations), Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). V.N Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai - 400 088.Free application forms will be issued to those SC/ST students who are unemployed and whose parents'/guardian's income was Rs. 1 lakh or below in the financial year 2005-2006. They need to submit a true copy of caste /tribe certificate, income certificate and a self addressed cloth-lined envelope 20 cm x 28 cm along with a request letter to the above address.Application forms and other details can also be downloaded from the website www.tiss.edu and dully filled in application along with relevant documents should be sent to the Deputy Registrar (General Administrations) at the above address.Last date of receipt of completed application is November 10, 2006. Written test will be held on January 21, 2007. Group discussion and personal interviews will be conducted during April 16 - 21.For any additional information visit www.tiss.edu or contact over telephone (022) 25561548 / 25507486.
The Department of Optoelectronics under the University of Kerala, Kariavattom, Thiruvananthapuram, has invited applications for admission to M.Tech. Electronics and Communication (Optoelectronics and Optical Communications). Total seats - 18. (Open - 10, Sponsored - 5, SC / ST - 3). Those who have passed BE/B.Tech. in Electronics, Electrical and Electronics / Electronics and Communication engineering with 55 per cent marks or M.Sc. in Physics/Applied Physics/ Electronic Science or Electronics of University of Kerala or equivalent are eligible for admission. Selection is based on the GATE score.Applicants for sponsored seats must have a minimum experience of two years in the relevant field and must be sponsored by industry / training / research organisations. Upper-age limit is 45 years as on the 1st day of the year of admission. Sponsorship fee is Rs.15,000 per year.When GATE-qualified applicants are not available, non-GATE applicants will be considered through an entrance test conducted by the department.For more details visit www.keralauniversity.edu. The Last date for the receipt of filled in applications at the department is October 16.