Indian students gain new scholastic pathway

Venkat Raman –  Venkat@indiannewslink.co.nz Students enrolled at St Joseph’s College in Bangalore, India, will have the opportunity of completing their graduate degree course at Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT) based in South Auckland in terms of an agreement signed between the two institutions in Bangalore. The Agreement, signed in Bangalore by John Wadsworth, Dean at the MIT Faculty of Business…

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New Zealand food and technology served in Singapore

Staff Reporter –  info@indiannewslink.co.nz Growing globalisation of education should enable students in one country to obtain a qualification offered by an institution from another country. An Agreement signed by Massey University and Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) last fortnight makes that a possibility. Students enrolled in Singapore will be able to pursue an honours degree programme in Food Technology offered…

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Apathy spells gender inequality in engineering studies

Venkat Raman –  Despite realignment of courses, flexibility of hours of study and learn-at-your pace programmes, the number of women pursuing engineering courses in New Zealand is far below expectations, a senior academic has said. Dr Aruna Shekar, Senior Lecturer at the School of Engineering and Advance Technology at Massey University Auckland (Albany) Campus said that while the overall efforts…

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