The School of Cultural Texts and Records, Jadavpur University announces its 13th Editing and Publishing Course. All interested applicants are invited from Honours graduates in any discipline for a PG Certificate Course in Editing and Publishing from 5 January- 22 April 2016 to submit their application by 14 December. Applicants have to appear for a screening test on 17 December 2015 (Thursday), at 6 p.m., to be held on the first floor of the UG Arts Building. Classes for this course for the selected candidates would be held three days a week from 6 to 8 pm (Tuesday, Thursday, Friday).
The course fee is Rs 10,000 for the four months of teaching which has to be delivered by cheque or demand draft payable in Kolkata, made out to “The Registrar, Jadavpur University’. Applications for the course may be made on plain paper or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Paper applications should be submitted to the School of Cultural Texts and Records (5th floor, Rabindra Bhaban, JU) between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. on working days. For more details about this course, applicants can check out the site: http://editpub.blogspot.in/.
This is an extremely prestigious course offered by the University annually. Selected students are often absorbed into reputed publishing companies after its commencement. It is India’s longest running university course in Editing and Publishing that has trained hundreds of professionals for some of the leading English-language publishing houses in the country, as well as for other media. The students passing it has been hired by Pearson Education India, Pearson Education U.K., Oxford University Press, HarperCollins, Rupa, Hachette, Scholastic, Penguin India, Macmillan, Dorling Kindersley, Sage, Orient Blackswan, Anthem, Google, TCS, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Times of India, and the Ananda Bazar Patrika group, among others.
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