India 2009: A Reference Annual

India 2009: A Reference Annual

Compiled by
Research, Reference and Training Division

Published by:
Publications Division
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of India

53rd Edition
ISBN: 978-81-230-1557-6

Description

INDIA 2009 is an updated and comprehensive edition of the Reference Annual containing information on varied subjects related to our country like economy, rural and urban development, industry and infrastructure, art and culture, health, defence, mass communication etc. It incorporates sections on Science & Technology, Education, Information Technology, General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Sports, Events of the past year and latest ones too. A rich source of authoritative and definitive data on all these subjects makes it a compulsory read for students as well as for researchers and academics.

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ELITE – A Short-term Program on “Leveraging Technology for Effective Teaching in the Classroom & Beyond” for Teachers in the IT Area

With the advent of Internet technologies and the growing popularity and effectiveness of “Technology Enabled Teaching & Assessments”, the Department of  Information Technology, Government of India, in association with the
International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (IIITB), has created a unique short term program aimed at facilitating teachers from select institutions to adopt state-of-art pedagogical methods, leverage cutting-edge technologies as well as to enable them to deliver effective teaching in the classroom and beyond the confines of the classroom. The program is specifically designed to create a multiplier effect through high-quality teaching and delivery of outcome-based education.

For details of the programme & application forms, pl. visit
http://www.iiitb.ac.in/eliteiiitb/index.htm

For any clarifications/questions, you can contact the programme coordinator, Prof. N J Rao: njraoiisc@gmail.com.

For enrolment related questions, please contact Jayanth Narayanan at 9845990910 or jayanth@radixlearning.com.

MedicalMnemonics.com

A free, non-profit, online searchable database of medical mnemonics to help remember the important details.

Students of anatomy and medicine often employ mnemonics to remember complex pathways, algorithms, and symptom groups. This site provides a database of medical mnemonics gathered from a group of contributors (many of them doctors). Search, or browse by topic such as anesthesiology, cardiology, pathology, immunology, and urology. Also includes a version of the database for portable devices and links to related sites.
URL: http://www.medicalmnemonics.com

CERTIFICATE COURSE ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS & IP SERVICES

INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY DELHI in joint collaboration with GLOBAL INSTITUTE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY under the aegis of Foundation for Innovation & Technology Transfer announces CERTIFICATE COURSE ON
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS & IP SERVICES from 13–18 July 2009.

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Executive Education Programmes@IICM, Navi Mumbai

Executive Education Programmes
during January – March 2009
Programme Dates *Fees
Financial Planning and Wealth Management July 10 -11 to 17-18, 2009 Non-residential : Rs. 8,000/-
Residential : Rs. 16,000/-
Quantitative Techniques in Equity & Financial Derivatives Market August 6-8, 2009 Non-Residential : Rs. 18,000/-
Residential: Rs. 21,000/-
Valuing and Pricing Public Sector Companies’ IPOs July 16 – 18, 2009 Non-Residential : Rs. 15,000/- all inclusive
Residential: Rs. 21,000/- all inclusive
Valuing, Pricing and Marketing IPOs July 23 – 25, 2009 Non-Residential : Rs. 15,000/- all inclusive
Residential: Rs. 21,000/- all inclusive
<!–*Fees structure: Rs.4500/- per day non-residential and Rs. 5,500/- residential basis inclusive of taxes.

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For registration and other details please contact:
Ms. Latha Borah
Indian Institute of Capital Markets
Plot No. 82, Sector 17, Vashi, Navi Mumbai – 400 705
Tel: 2788 3014 / 2788 3000 Fax: 2789 2824 / 6863
Website: www.utiicm.com E-mail: edp@utiicm.com

IGNOU launches One Year Post Graduate Diploma in Analytical Chemistry

Post Graduate Diploma in Analytical Chemistry (PGDAC) is a continuing education programme aimed for the enhancement of skills of the chemists employed in Industry, Research & Development and National Laboratories. It is also useful for all those Science Graduates who are aspiring to get employment in these labs. The main objectives of the programme are to provide training in modern analytical techniques to the learners and provide appropriate theoretical background and develop practical skills for analysing materials even in trace amounts using modern analytical methods and instruments.

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Endeavour Awards

The Endeavour Awards is the Australian Government’s internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship program providing opportunities for citizens of the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Europe and the Americas to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia. Awards are also available for Australians to do the same abroad.

Applications for the 2010 Endeavour Awards are now open and will close on 31 July 2009

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