Category: Education

Goa Gets Yet Another Engineering College

With the commissioning of the Don Bosco College of Engineering at Fatorda, Margao, Goa now has five engineering colleges that will be producing 870 engineers every year in four more years. The other Engineering colleges in Goa are Goa Engineering College of the Goa Govenrment, Padre Conceicao College of Engineering managed by the Pilar Fathers,  Rayeshwar Institute of Engineering and Information Technology at Shiroda and the National Institute of Technology at Farmagudi.

Is Goa Equipped To Implement RTE?

Is Goa Government’s Education Department prepared to implement “The Right of Children to free and compulsory education Act, 2009?”
Presently there is lot of discussion/debate on education department’s “no fail” policy up to VIII standard, I feel there is no point in discussing this and wasting valuable time. Instead academicians, educational department’s officials should work on how to implement the right of children to free and compulsory education Act, 2009. 

Building A Career In Engineering

Engineering, as Wikipedia defines it, is the discipline, art, skill and profession of acquiring and applying scientific, mathematical, economic, social, and practical knowledge to design and build structures, machines, devices, systems, materials and processes that safely realize improvements to the lives of people.
One who practices engineering is called an engineer, and those licensed to do so may have more formal designations such as Professional Engineer, Chartered Engineer, Incorporated Engineer, Ingenieur or European Engineer. The broad discipline of engineering encompasses a range of more specialized sub-disciplines, each with a more specific emphasis on certain fields of application and particular areas of technology.

Pursuing Career In Business Administration

The Master of Business Administration (MBA or M.B.A.) is a master’s degree in business administration, which attracts people from a wide range of academic disciplines. The MBA designation originated in the United States, emerging from the late 19th century as the country industrialized and companies sought out scientific approaches to management.

Hotel Management – A Lucrative Career


Hotel Management in Goa is rapidly becoming one of the most sought after academic courses as Goa is one of the hottest tourist destinations in the world. In recent years, the number of tourists visiting Goa has gone up drastically. This has greatly increased the demand hotels and professional in this industry. Today, the tourism industry is growing rapidly and is one of the biggest employment providers in the state.

Career In Fashion Designing

Fashion design is the art of the application of design and aesthetics or natural beauty to clothing and accessories. Fashion design is influenced by cultural and social latitudes and has varied over time and place. Fashion designers work in a number of ways in designing, clothing and accessories. Some work alone or as part of a team. They attempt to satisfy consumer desire for aesthetically designed clothing; and, because of the time required to bring a garment onto the market, must at times anticipate changing consumer tastes. Some designers in fact have a reputation which enables them to set fashion trends.

Chowgule College– Achieving Milestones In Education

The Chowgule Education Society’s Smt. Parvatibai Chowgule Cultural Foundation College of Arts and Science, Margao was established in June 1962. It is the oldest institution providing instruction in Arts and Science streams up to the graduate and post graduate level in the state of Goa.
 The College moved into its own new and spacious premises in 1971 and has been affiliated to Goa University since 19th June 1986.
The College was re-assessed by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Bangalore in January 2009. NAAC has re-accredited the college with Grade ‘A’ with CGPA score of 3.29 out of 4.

Learn the Art of motivating yourself

We all have dreams and try to achieve our goals and there are many of us who either do not have the necessary motivation or have lost it. Many of us then start blaming their fate/destiny for not being able to realize our dreams and fail to realize that it is we who are to be blamed for not being motivated enough.
In the daily rut and pressures of life, we have forgotten how to keep ourselves always going with batteries charged. With so many things to do and achieve in life, we have lost the art of motivating ourselves.

Plugging the skills gap

There is a great shortage of people with employable skills. But vocational training is neither popular nor seen to be offering good job options. The challenge is to overcome this perception, writes Megha Aggarwal.

Most policy decisions in India invoke the ‘guns and butter’ trade-off – we have limited resources, many conflicting uses for these resources and our policy makers therefore have to make hard choices.