Conde Nast Traveller India, the Last Word in Travel, announced the winners of the fourth edition of its Readers’ Travel Awards at a glittering ceremony at JW Marriott New Delhi Aerocity recently. Some of the most sought after names in travel, tourism and hospitality graced the gathering with their presence, which included Chief Guest Dr. Lalit K Panwar, Honorable Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India ; His Excellency,
Goa Institute of Management (GIM) recently organised its annual state wide inter-college debate competition- ‘Praash’ in association with Emotional Intellectual Society (E.I.S), which is observed as National Education Day. The topic of debate was Make in India: A dream or practical possibility?
The Make in India campaign is designed to facilitate investment, foster innovation, enhance skill development, protect intellectual property and build best-in-class manufacturing infrastructure.
Goa Institute of Management (GIM) one of the premier B-schools of India has always strived for excellence and has believed in forming responsive and responsible leaders who would make significant contribution to the growth of the nation and its people. With this aim, GIM offers scholarships to meritorious students.
The Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani has received the prestigious "Excellence in ICT integration" award by Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) during the first “FICCI Higher Education Awards 2014”ceremony heldon November 13, 2014 at New Delhi, as a part of the FICCI Higher Education Summit 2014. The award was presented by Mr. Greg Clark, UK's Minister of State for Universities to Prof. B.N. Jain, Vice-Chancellor and Prof. R. K Mittal, Director, Special Projects, BITS Pilani in the presence of Smt.
Tezpur University have emerged as the national champions in the Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz 2014. The Tezpur University quiz team comprising Ashutosh Das (M.Tech, ME), Anubhav Joshi (B.Tech, ME) and Subhasish Dutta (B.Tech, ECE) was adjudged the winner in the 10-team national final held at the Hindu College, University of Delhi on November 1, 2014. The team will get a chance to travel to Sweden on a week-long sponsored visit where they will visit Swedish companies, Universities and the Nobel Museum.
The Directorate of Distance Education (DDE) was established at Alagappa University in 1992. DDE offers Under Graduate and Post Graduate Programmes in the disciplines of Management, Computer Applications, Science, Education and Languages.
The Directorate offers various innovative, job-oriented and socially relevant 56 academic programmes in the field of Arts, Science, Information Technology, Education and Management. It has an excellent network of more than 218 Study Centres for providing effective service to the student community.
One of the country’s premier hotel management institute, V.M Salgaocar Institute of International Hospitality Education (VMSIIHE) will host international faculty members Sebastien Semenzi and Georges Ortiz for the next few months at its sprawling campus in Raia, South Goa..
Sebastian Semenzi and Georges Ortiz will be at the institute for the next few months and will train the students in the finer nuances of hospitality.
Unit 1. Zoology, the Basics
Nature and Scope of Zoology, Relation between Zoology and Other Sciences, Basic principles of clasification
a) Need for clasification b) Five Kingdom clasification, viz., Monera, Protista, Plantae, fungi and Animalia.
c) Concept of species - levels of clasification - Binomial nomenclature d) Kingdom Protista - Prokaryotic and Lukaryotic unicellular organisms.
Unit 2. Characters and Clasification of Invertebrate Phyla upto the Level of Clsses with Examples
Unit 1. World of Plant Life
A. Science of Botany: Its Origin, Some important landmarks in the development of Botany, uses of plants in daily life.
Differences between plants and animals.
B. (i) Diversity in habitats - Mesophytes, Xerophytes, Hydrophytes, Halophytes, Epiphytes, Mangroves
(ii) Diversity in forms - Herbs, Shurbs, Trees, Twiners, Lianes
(iii) Diversity in life span - Ephemerals, Annuals, Biennials, Perennials
(iv) Diversity in nutritional Methods - Parasites, Saprophytes, Symbionts, Autotrophs