Year: 2019

College Guidance
Program Choices

You can study Business without Maths… no, really!

Inomi associate counsellor, Simran Kaur, takes it upon herself to explore possibilities for students who want to study Business but didn’t take maths in senior school… and she has good news to share – and a bit of advice! Math is a nightmare for many students (it was for me too!). But, we are told […]

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College Guidance

In Conversation with a Parsons, The New School student

There are many jobs available for designers. A digital designer would fetch more money than an architect at the moment so it also depends on the field of design that you are in. If you are multi-disciplinary, it would work in your favour. If you can add Motion and Digital Design to your skills, then you cannot get obsolete.

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College Guidance

In Conversation with a McGill student

Lots of students from France, as I think they pay local tuition and Montreal is in the French- Canadian part. Then there are also many from China, then India. Indian is about 2 %.

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Career Guidance
College Guidance

In conversation with a Cambridge student

As a student, you have an opportunity to attend any lecture in any department. This means you could be listening to a Geography lecture one day, and on another day, attending a lecture by a Nobel Laureate in Physics. Most faculty members follow an open-door policy and I have found it very easy to approach almost every single professor that I come across.

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Career Guidance
College Guidance

In Conversation with an Ashoka University student

Companies who generally hire engineers are reluctant to hire CS graduates, therefore I did a 4th year to be more at par with the engineering students. In your last year, you can start applying for jobs. Ashoka was quite active in applying for jobs for students. They do help you through the process of getting a job, making the CV, polishing your interview skills.

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College Guidance

Essays Vs SoPs

A personal essay answers the “Who are you?” question….SoPs answer the “Why do you want to study this course in this college?” question.

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TOP 5 THINGS TO DO IN HONG KONG

It’s a living city and you can feel its spirit course through you as you explore its neon alleys, pristine beaches and stunning mountaintops. But then with beauty comes a price, which as students most of us can’t afford! Hence, I have compiled a list of things which are a must-do in the beautiful city of Hong Kong but are most importantly achievable on a student budget!

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College Guidance

In conversation with an HKU student

the job scene is good. Every undergraduate student gets a work permit automatically. Jobs are also available; engineering students tend to get jobs more easily, well paid too. It can be tougher for other students as the language can be a barrier.

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Career Guidance
College Guidance
General Guidance

To drop out or not to drop out….

The simple point I am making is that many successful dropouts dropped out to handle their growing careers, not to escape dreary lectures. They no longer needed a college degree – a compelling path to success was laid out to them and college was, in fact, a minor inconvenience to it.

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Career Guidance
General Guidance

The Future of Psychology

Psychology is a game changer in all fields today – be it business or international relations, artificial intelligence or advertising. Machines can analyse thing better than humans, but it takes a human being to make sense of them.

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Career Guidance
General Guidance

Finance for the Future

Money is in for a real makeover this decade and finance careers are changing faster than you can say Bitcoin.

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Career Guidance
General Guidance

Design your destiny – the future of Design careers

Armed with technology such as robotics, artificial intelligence and 3D printing, modern-day designers are changing everything about the-world-as-we-know-it – what we wear, how we travel, how we bring up our children, how we have fun and how we relate to others…

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Navigating Applications to International Universities

Studying Abroad is not such a daunting idea anymore and if you are in school or college, you have probably counted your chances and pennies many times already.

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Why not to stress about which college you get into

The Economic Times 40 Under 40 list for 2018 gives us a look at contemporary leaders from inMobi, Oyo, Puma India, Hindalco, Endemol Shine India, Bira, Lowe Lintas, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, Mobikwik, Zomato, Jabong-Myntra and Bain & Co. And the colleges they went to include IITs Kanpur, Kharagpur and Delhi, Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University Bihar, Maharishi Dayanand University Rohtak, SIBM Pune, Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, Mumbai University, Indian Law Society’s Law College Pune, Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya Bhopal and Presidency College, Kolkata. The list is a testimony to the caliber of these people themselves and not a listing of India’s Top Colleges – barring a spattering of IITs.

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