The Indian School of Business (ISB) has announced Executive Fellow Programme in Management (EFPM) targeted at senior industry executives with a research bent of mind. Challenging, comprehensive and global in scope, the EFPM at ISB has been designed as a three-year doctoral-level programme. It is also ideal for business school faculty who do not possess a doctoral degree.

It is targeted at individuals with a research oriented mindset who seek rigorous study of compelling issues of management practice. The programme is targeted at those with work experience of eight years and above, possesses a bachelor’s degree and have a strong interest in applied research.

The programme will be offered in an executive format (15, three-day residencies, one residency each month) to accommodate the needs of business executives who work full-time. The programme will provide a portfolio of skills to increase their understanding of business theory, combine theory, practice, and learn to solve complex business problems. Classes  commences in August 2018. Applications are acceptable via its website —  www.isb.eduefpm. For more information contact: efpm@isb.edu.

The Department of Pediatrics at McGill University is offering two bursary awards for PG training in a residency programme. Awards are open to international medical doctors who are graduates of medical schools listed in the FAIMER directory.

Eligibility: Alan Ross Academic Bursary: Available to pursue PG in a pediatric specialty after having completed three years of core training in pediatrics, or equivalent.  This award is for physicians who will be training mostly in research. The Clinical Bursary Award in Pediatrics is available to applicants who wish to pursue PG in pediatric specialty after having completed 3 years of core training in pediatrics or its equivalent. Entrance requirement:  Graduates of Canadian medical schools (Non-Quebec). Interested applicants should refer to PG Medical Education Admissions for complete eligibility criteria and immigration protocols. English language requirement: Must provide proof of competence in English.

Application deadline: The application deadline is March 15, 2018.



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