MBA course

The College of Co-operation, Banking and Management, Thrissur, under the Kerala Agricultural University, has invited applications for admissions to its MBA programme in agri-business management. Admission is on the basis of a written test, group discussion, personal interview and academic performance. Number of seats: 35. Five seats are reserved for those selected through all India competitive examination conducted by ICAR , New Delhi, and another five seats are reserved for sponsored candidates with a three-year experience in agri-business organisations / departments/ agencies.

Eligibility: Graduates who have studied agriculture or other professional disciplines and have scored at least 55 per cent marks, and those awaiting final degree results are eligible to apply.

How to apply

Application forms can be downloaded from the website www.kau.edu, www.kaumba.com. Duly filled in applications in A4 size paper should be submitted to the Registrar, Kerala Agricultural University, KAU, P.O, Thrissur, Kerala, along with an application processing fee of Rs.750 through a demand draft drawn in favour of Comptroller, KAU, Vellanikkara payable at SBT, KAU campus branch, Vellanikkara and attested copies of relevant certificates so as to reach the addressee on or before June 23. Applications from employed persons should be routed through their heads of Departments/ Employer institutions.

MBA at Utkal University

The Centre for Agri-Management, Department of Business Administration under Utkal University, Bhubaneswar – 751004 has invited applications for admission to its MBA (agri-business) programme. The minimum qualification for admission is a Bachelor's degree in agriculture science or allied subjects/ botany / microbiology / biotechnology/ commerce from a recognised university. Those who have appeared for the final qualifying degree examination and are expecting their results by July 31 can also apply. The applicant should qualify MAT / CAT / XAT/ MANAGE examination. Short-listed applicants will be called for a group discussion and personal interview for final selection.

Download application forms from the website www.camutkal.org. Duly filled in application along with a demand draft of Rs.750 in favour of Centre for Agri-Management payable at Bhubaneswar and copies of relevant certificates should be sent to The Academic Head, Centre for Agri- Management, Department of Business Administration, Utkal University, Vanivihar, Bhubaneswar, so as to reach the addressee on or before June 21. (Phone: 0672-2585035)

Kannur University

Applications are invited for admissions to various postgraduate courses conducted at the university departments/ centres/ community colleges/ schools under Kannur University. The courses will include M.Sc. degree in medical biochemistry, medical microbiology, medical lab technology, MBA, MA in anthropology, English, applied economics, BA L.L.B., L.L.M., M.LiSc., M.Sc. degree in computer science, MCA, B.PEd., M.PEd., M.Sc. degree in mathematics, statistics, MA degree in history and heritage studies, B.Ed., M.Ed., M.Sc. chemistry (material science), physics (advanced materials), M.Sc. geography (geoinformatics), environmental sciences, MA music (Carnatic), M.Sc. molecular biology; MA degree in Malayalam, Hindi, rural and tribal sociology; M.Sc. zoology, postgraduate diploma in fashion designing, BPT, MPT, B.Sc. MLT, B.Sc. medical biochemistry and B.Sc. medical microbiology. For admission details visit www.kannuruniversity.ac.in. Last date: May 31.

MG University

Applications are invited for admission to various postgraduate courses conducted at the departments/ Schools of Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. Admission is open to the courses which will include M.Sc. biochemistry, microbiology, biotechnology, biophysics, chemistry (inorganic / physical / organic / polymer science), environment science and management / disaster management; physics (astrophysics/ materials science, applied electronics, theoretical physics). Candidates can apply for M.Phil. courses to certain schools. Website: www.mguniversity.edu. Last date: June 5.

GOPAKUMAR KARAKONAM