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Who says IQ matters?

We know that engineers are required to score much higher percentile to enter into IIMs, specially IIM Ahmedabad. In the batch of 2017-19, two third students are engineers and around 60% of total students are either fresher or have work experience less than one year. 875 more words

Access to the Highest levels in Formal Education

There are institutes of further studies in India where, because of such enormous desire for seats, admit only 0.01% of all applicants. However, interestingly, some years ago I saw an interview with a prominent business head in the country during which he was asked whether he would rather recruit the ‘intake list’ of those institutes or the graduates coming out of those institutes. 761 more words


CAT 2017 Admit Cards To Be Released Online

The 2017 Common Admission Test (CAT) Hall Ticket or the Admit Card will be available online for download on their official website for the candidates registered for CAT. 206 more words


Kolkata : visit to a few good Sanctuaries and the vanishing Grasslands

On the way back from the Sundarbans in June ‘17, my son and I spent a few days in Kolkata visiting three birding areas – Indian Botanical Gardens, Chintamoni Kar Bird Sanctuary and the grasslands at Joka behind the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta. 715 more words


The Art of Clearing Exams

When Person A cleared JEE his parents were overjoyed. In the depth of their hearts, they always knew their son was smart.  Now, JEE was the stamp of him being the smartest kid in the neighborhood, the perennial trophy in social circle. 801 more words


The Truth about the Million-Dollar Babies -- IIT Vs. IIM

IIT and IIM. These two institutions have helped launch several thousand of careers in corporates and have shaped the current state of Corporate India. Having a degree from these institutes would potentially boost one’s career and in the case of India, marital prospects. 1,118 more words