Monthly Archive: February 2019

Press Release- Shiv Nadar University Announces Admission Open for its MBA Program 2019-21 and announces scholarship

Press Release

Shiv Nadar University Announces Admission Open for its MBA Program 2019-21

MBA Students selected for 2019-21 batch to receive a Rs 2.5 Lakh Scholarship to study at University of Warwick, London for three weeks as part of the program

New Delhi, 28 February, 2019:Shiv Nadar University(India’s leading research-driven, multidisciplinary university), today announced the opening of the admission process for its MBA program for the 2019 batch. The program is being offered under the aegis of the School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SoME) for the academic session commencing July 2019. The School also offers a Bachelors and a Doctoral program in management studies. Applicants will have to fill in the online common application form available at www.snu.edu.in, by 15th March, 2019.

This year the University has also introduced two new initiatives for the class of 2019-21 MBA cohort i.e. Global Immersion Program and Merit-based scholarships.

  • Global Immersion Program will allow students to spend three weeks atthe University of Warwick (ranked as top 20 MBA program globally by Economistin 2018) in London and gain international exposure. This is designed to provide an exclusive opportunity for learning from international faculty and guest speakers along with cultural exposure, helping students to be better equipped to emerge as global leaders of tomorrow. The University will sponsor the Tuition Fee and Boarding charges as part of the program, amounting to Rs 2.5 Lakh.
  • Merit-Based Scholarship will support meritorious students giving them an opportunity to access quality education at a highly subsidized fee. These scholarships can cover up to 80% of the tuition fee.

Dr. Shubhro Sen, Director, School of Management and Entrepreneurship said, “It is our constant endeavor to create opportunities and avenues to strengthenour management programs and provide our students with a cutting-edge curriculum and global exposure. All our programs are comprehensively designedby top-ranked teaching faculty to optimize the learning experience and make students industry ready.”

The acclaimed advisory board guiding the School of Management & Entrepreneurship include distinguished faculty from Shiv Nadar University, Harvard Business School, The Haas School of Business, U.C. Berkeley and IIM Calcutta. The list includes:

  1. Dr. SrikantDatar – An American economist, focusing in the cost management and management control areas, currently the Arthur Lowes Dickinson Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. He is a member of the boards of directors of ICF International Inc., Stryker Corp. and T-Mobile US, all in the US.
  2. Prof. Shekhar Chaudhuri – Former Director of IIM-C and Founding Director of School of Management and Entrepreneurship, Shiv Nadar University. Prof Chaudhuri has over 40 years of experience in both industry and academia.
  3. Dr. Rishikesha Krishnan – A Visiting Scholar at the Centre for the Advanced Study of India, University of Pennsylvania (Fall 2008), and at the Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad (2011-12). He held the JamunaRaghavan Chair in Entrepreneurship at IIMB from 2007-10
  4. Prof. Govindrajan S – Has worked with the Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar from 1989 to 2005 before joining Praxis Business School as Dean. His team’s work on innovative methods of revenue collection mechanisms in rural areas has been incorporated in the Electricity Act, 2003 and has been appreciated by leading development banks, including the World Bank.

The students who graduated from the MBA programare working withrenowned organisations including ITC, Voltas, Capital Mind, Realtime Data Services, among others.

Notes to the Editor:

About School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SoME)

The School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SoME) at Shiv Nadar University was established in 2014 with the goal of developing into a premier business school located in India but serving the world. It has been built painstakingly from the ground up – recruiting both established and high potential faculty from top educational institutions; investing in the latest educational technology and infrastructure such as financial trading, innovation prototyping and ‘digital experience’ labs; and establishing a deep student-centric foundation for advanced experiential learning, incubation and entrepreneurship. Given its association with Babson College, recently rated as the #1 entrepreneurship program in the world, SoME has a special focus on entrepreneurship in both programs including opportunities to spend a semester at its overseas partner campuses.

About Shiv Nadar University

Shiv Nadar University (www.snu.edu.in), a Shiv Nadar Foundation initiative, is a multidisciplinary, student-centric, research-focused university offering a full range of academic programs at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level. Shiv Nadar University’s multidisciplinary curriculum provides students a strong foundation in disciplines in the humanities and social sciences, natural sciences, technology and engineering studies, communications and management, while enabling them to gain mastery of a subject of their choosing. Taught by world-class faculty, undergraduate education at the University is designed to develop students with the breadth of vision, knowledge, skills and attitudes required to succeed in the careers of the 21st century. Located on a 286-acre campus in India’s National Capital Region, Shiv Nadar University is a private philanthropic institution established in 2011 through an act of the State of Uttar Pradesh. The university has been recognized as ‘University of the Year’, under the category – ‘in existence for less than 10 years’ at the 3rd FICCI Higher Education Excellence Awards.

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Press Release: Talentedge launches UAE Operations with the University of Dubai Partnership

Hello,

Hope you are doing well.

It gives us a great pleasure to announce Talentedge announces UAE operations. They have signed a MoU with the University of Dubai to offer courses in GCC region. Please find attached images and press release for your editorial considerations. Let me know if you would like to speak with Mr Aditya Malik, CEO and MD of Talentedge.

Looking forward to your continued support.

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Ankita Kochar

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Talentedge launches UAE Operations with the University of Dubai Partnership

Signs MoU with University of Dubai for offering courses in GCC region

Dubai, 26 February 2019:At the ongoing SHRMTech conference in Dubai, Mr. Aditya Malik, CEO & MD, Talentedge, a leading Ed-Tech firm that provides live and interactive courses for higher education today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dr Eesa Bastaki, President of the University of Dubai to provide online courses to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.

Speaking on this landmark association, Mr Aditya Malik, CEO & MD, Talentedge said “We are delighted to be associated with the University of Dubai to offer our courses to the students of Gulf countries. Our collaboration with the University of Dubai initiates with a course in HR and we plan to offer many more jointly curated courses on the Talentedge platform for the GCC region going forward.”

The first course being launched under the partnership is in Human Resource Management, providing an opportunity to professionals to earn a dual certificate. Participants will have an opportunity to earn certificate from University of Dubai and earn a certificate from The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). This course will provide a comprehensive understanding of Human Resource Management and prepare applicants for leadership roles in the global environment.

With the recent investment in Grey campus (https://talentedge.in/blog/talentedge-acquires-significant-stake-greycampus/ ) which was announced earlier this year by Talentedge, it had gained significant presence in North America market. This partnership with the University of Dubai marks the launch of its business in Middle East. This is in line with the companies plan to expand globally.

Digital Platforms have become an obvious choice to connect with working professionals looking to upskill in an efficient digital interface which allows them flexibility and convenience.

About Talentedge

Talentedge is India’s first Ed-Tech firm bringing ‘Live & Interactive’ anywhere learning, in digital format. It offers courses jointly with world’s leading institutes and corporates, enabling working professionals to plan their future course of action and fast track their careers. It partners with top Indian & International institutes including, IIMs, XLRI, Jack Welch Management Institute (JWMI), MICA and also with top corporate names like, Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) and others. Talentedge’s ability to re-create classroom type interactions in the virtual world has struck a chord with over 4,50,000 individuals and corporate learners. The company initiates industry relevant learning by bringing eminent subject experts into online education. Talentedge is one of the first Ed-Tech organizations to be credited with an ISO certification and today provides over 250 courses from 70+ premium Indian & International institutes. For additional information, please visit: www.talentedge.in

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Press Note_SHIV NADAR UNIVERSITY CONCLUDES ITS ANNUAL INTER-COLLEGE FEST – ‘BREEZE 2019’

PRESS NOTE

SHIV NADAR UNIVERSITY CONCLUDES ITS ANNUAL INTER-COLLEGE FEST – ‘BREEZE 2019’

Event attended by 15000+ students from 100+ institutes from across the country

Noida, 11 February 2019: Shiv Nadar University (India’s leading research-driven, multidisciplinary university), today announced the successful completion of “Breeze 2019”, its annual inter-college festival held at the University’s 286-acre campus in the National Capital Region. The three-day fest included some power-packed live performances and an array of cultural, technical and sports events with participation from more than15000 students from over 100 institutes across the country.

The theme of this year’s fest was ‘Break The Internet’. The idea of viral content has become the epitome of internet culture and the students wanted to bring the same intensity and community to Breeze this year.

The event comprised activities organized by over 50 clubs on campus. The cultural events included categories ranging from the performing arts like dance, music, drama and oration to many more spheres like business, gaming, literature and art. The India Film Project in collaboration with Shiv Nadar University conducted a workshop on the nuances of film-making. Participants were taken through the basics of setting up a film, the content and conflicts involved and finally the resolution. Pre and post production aspects were also discussed in detail.

Myriad technical events involved activities around coding, design, robotics etc. The zeal of the fest was evident on the field as it was in auditoriums and halls, with sports including but not limited to badminton, football, tennis and martial arts as well as indoor sports like chess and table tennis.

To add to the excitement, the University hosted performances by renowned artists every evening during the course of the Fest. Shiv Nadar University in association with HCL Concerts hosted Mrigya, one of India’s most premier and prodigious World-Fusion ensembles on day one. Vibha Saraf performed with the band as a guest artist. She is the voice behind the song ‘Dilbaro’, from the movie, Raazi and ‘kab se kab tak’ (Gullyboy). Day two sawstand-up performances by the Comicstaan duo, Nishant Suri and Rahul Dua. The audience also witnessed a performance by ‘when chai met toast’, the newest band from Kerala with infectious happy music, that transcends age, genre and even language.

Breeze is a platform for all the college students to come together to showcase their creative side. It provides the students with an opportunity to take some time off from their academic routine and participate in the fun-filled extravaganza. The audience at the fest were from a diverse crowd of people consisting students, families of Shiv Nadar University, corporate professionals and members of HCL as well as Shiv Nadar Foundation.

Note to Editor

About Shiv Nadar University

Shiv Nadar University (www.snu.edu.in), a Shiv Nadar Foundation initiative, is a multidisciplinary, student-centric, research-focused university offering a full range of academic programs at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level. Shiv Nadar University’s multidisciplinary curriculum provides students a strong foundation in disciplines in the humanities and social sciences, natural sciences, technology and engineering studies, communications and management, while enabling them to gain mastery of a subject of their choosing. Taught by world-class faculty, undergraduate education at the University is designed to develop students with the breadth of vision, knowledge, skills and attitudes required to succeed in the careers of the 21st century. Located on a 286-acre campus in India’s National Capital Region, Shiv Nadar University is a private philanthropic institution established in 2011 through an act of the State of Uttar Pradesh. The university has been recognized as ‘University of the Year’, under the category – ‘in existence for less than 10 years’ at the 3rd FICCI Higher Education Excellence Awards.

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