Marine logistics after Class 11?
Am I eligible to do marine logistics after reading commerce in Class 11?
-Leo Marine logistics is part of maritime training for those joining the merchant navy. There are two streams in marine logistics: nautical science and engineering offered by maritime training institutes, and admission is through a test after Class 12 with science. However, as you have done commerce, you may be able to get into marine logistics after a related MBA programme from a reputable institute. The Indian Maritime University (www.imu.edu.in), Chennai, offers an MBA in logistics open to students with a bachelor’s degree in any subject. There are also courses in shipping management offered by institutes such as Narottam Morarjee Institute of Shopping (www.nmis.net), Mumbai.
There are also several courses on logistics and other aspects of shipping management available at institutes like Llyods Maritime Academy, Indian Institute of Logistics and several others which are open to students from any discipline.
Zoology in distance mode
I have 50% marks in my bachelor’s degree in life science. I wish to pursue my MSc (zoology) from any recognised university. Am I eligible for admission to an MSc course at the University of Delhi? If not, where should I pursue my master’s in zoology, be it regular or correspondence? Which are the centres and recog- nised universities that run MSc (zoology) courses in Delhi and outside Delhi?
-Sandeep Admission requirements for MSc in zoology at the University of Delhi (DU) is 50% or above marks in aggregate and 50% or above marks in zoology in BSc (hons) zoology, or BSc (hons) biological science from the same university or other recognised university. The eligibility requirement for BSc life sciences is 60% or above marks in aggregate and 60% or above marks in zoology from DU or any other recognised universi- ty. You will also have to write an entrance test. Most universities offer the MSc degree in zoology, the basic eligibility criterion for which is 50% marks and above, so you can check the websites of those in the cities where you wish to study.
The following are some of the institutions offering master’s in zoology through distance-learning: Annamalai University Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi Kakatiya University School of Distance Learning and I am an 18-year-old student. I am interested in computers. After Class 12, I would like to do computer engineering. But I have heard that this branch of engineering is risky as the information technology sector keeps fluctuating. I do not have any other aim in life. So, please help me choose my career. If I should take up computer science, then please guide me in selecting a college.
-Asif Our lives are dictated by devices - the mobile, the iPod, laptop, TV, etc, all programmed by computer technology. This is a field that is continuously growing. So, if this is where your heart is, chances are that after a good engineering degree in computer science, IT or electronics and communications, you should be able to get a good placement with favourable prospects.
Computer science and IT is a field that demands professionals with a variety of computer-specific qualifications and jobs which vary according to the different requirements of IT companies. If you have a strong aptitude for computing, possess logical skills and are interested in an IT career, you can take up a career in this field. To design and develop computer software, you would require to do a degree in computers or technology such as a BE, BTech or a BCA which will prepare you to deal with development of applications for different operating systems, as well as some of the new areas such as e-commerce.
If you are not too confident about your ability to handle such courses, you can pursue diploma or certificate courses at a computer institute offering training in different computer languages and technologies like C, C++, Java, Cobol, UNIX and many others.