Dates for the Vels Entrance Examination (VEE-2015) has been announced. The entrance exam for admissions to UG and PG courses at Vels University, Chennai, will be held on May 2, 2015, across 38 centres in India. The areas include Chennai, Cuddalore, Madurai, Salem, Tiruchy and Viluppuram in Tamil Nadu and other cities like New Delhi, Mumbai, Ranchi, Patna, Kolkata, Allahabad, Thiruvananthapuram, Vijayawada and Hyderabad. Log onto www.velsuniv.ac.in to download the application form. The last date for submission of filled-in application is April 25, 2015. For details, call (0) 7305111222.
Xlri offers course in positive organisation with Weatherhead
XLRI-Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur, and Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, US, are together offering a Master of Science Degree in Positive Organisation Development and Change (MPOD) for the coming academic year. This is a 15-month modular programme designed for mid-career professionals. It will be conducted across 15 modules where students will go to the US for the two-week sixth module. The programme fee is `17lakh approx. Visit www.weatherhead.case.edu/degrees/mpod-india/admission for details. Last date to apply is January 31, 2015.
Apply for the library and information science course at Calcutta univ
The University of Calcutta, Kolkata, is inviting applications for its Master’s in Library and Information Science. Intake is limited to 25. Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in the same subject or in a relevant field. You can avail admission forms at the University campus and filled-in forms sent by post will not be accepted. Last date to submit application forms in December 11. Classes will commence on January 2, 2015. Syllabus includes Library Information and Society, Library Management, Library Classification Practice, Library Cataloguing Theory and Practice and Information Sources and Services. For details, visit www.caluniv.ac.in/academic/library.htm.