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Short-term courses in beauty and nutrition
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2010 09:42 AM IST

Short-term courses in beauty and nutrition
IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University), announced its partnership with VLCC recently for face- -to-face vocational education in nutrition and beauty. The two courses to be offered will be a one-year-diploma course in nutrition and health education and a six-month-certificate-course in cosmetology. The contents of the courses will be made by VLCC in consultation with IGNOU through a joint monitoring committee.

Scholarship to study biological sciences in UK
The School of Biological Sciences, university of Southampton is offering ten scholarships in their Master’s Programme to international students. The awards will be given to qualified Indian students who enrol for the BSc programmes in biochemistry, biology, biomedical sciences, pharmacology or zoology.

The Scholarship will waive an amount worth 3,000 pounds per annum, provided the student retains international fees status and continues to achieve marks of 60 per cent in assessed modules. This scholarship cannot be used in conjunction with any other fee award from the University. Applications should be made through UCAS, which must receive them by June 30.

Management degrees in information management
N-Care, a management training institute introduces courses in information management, research and analytics. One can study for MBA in information management (two-year, full time) and BBA in information management (three-year, full time). Both the courses are affiliated to the West Coast University USA.
Students interested in applying for the courses can find more details at and

Postgraduate programme in management at IEMR
Institute of Energy Management and Research (IEMR) recently launched its first state-of-the-art institute in Gurgaon. IEMR offers a two-year post graduate programme in management and a one-year executive postgraduate programme in management wherein the curriculum is a unique combination of general management education and energy-sector-focused managerial knowledge.

IEMR has the support of a distinguished advisory board comprising top corporate leaders from companies such as Reliance Power, Tata Power, Jindal Steel and Power. It has already forged over 15 corporate partnerships with leading companies such as GMR, Wartsila, Andritz, etc.

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