www.businesstoday.in | October 17, 2017
FLAME University has begun the admission process for its 2018 intake
Pune-based FLAME University, the pioneer in liberal education in India, has announced its new admission cycles for the incoming class of 2018 and is calling for admissions for both its undergraduate and postgraduate programs.
FLAME University offers three-year B.A., B.Sc. and BBA undergraduate programs. The liberal education anchored undergraduate programs at FLAME University are an effort to revolutionize higher education in India. The university offers over 250 major-minor combinations at the undergraduate level which is very unique in an Indian context. Additionally, students have the option to enroll for the FLAME Scholars Program which builds on the strengths of the undergraduate program and is a seamless extension of the same. The FLAME Scholars Program is a one-year post-graduate diploma program. The courses that constitute this program are highly specialized and go beyond the three-year undergraduate curriculum with innovations in content, delivery, and structure.
FLAME University also offers two-year MBA and MBA (Communications Management) postgraduate programs. The MBA program is accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) for a period of five years and is also accepted into the CFA University Affiliation Program.
For undergraduate programs, FLAME University accepts SAT scores or alternatively conducts its own assessment test called FEAT. Selection of the best performing and well-rounded applicants who can contribute and enhance the learning experience at FLAME University is done considering aspects like SAT/FEAT scores, group discussion, personal interview, past academic record, extra-curricular activities and statement of purpose.
For postgraduate programs, FLAME University takes into account national level admission test (CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT/GMAT/MH-CET) scores, group discussion, personal interview, past academic record, extracurricular activities and statement of purpose.
FLAME University offers a range of scholarships that recognize the inherent excellence and distinctive attributes of students ensuring that FLAME attracts the brightest of minds.
In addition, merit, need-based and special scholarships are provided that may range from partial to full fee waivers.
About FLAME University
FLAME University has been created as an academic institution anchored in liberal education. Being the pioneer of liberal education in India, FLAME University delivers the country's premier interdisciplinary education experience. It exists to build an aspirational destination for students and faculty, to push the design and nature of studies and to create a societal upgradation phenomenon particularly in the fields of liberal education and leadership.
FLAME University is driven to being one of India's most respected and reputed centers of learning - the one destination of choice for higher education in the nation for learners and teachers.
Spread on 53 acres of green expanse, FLAME prepares students who have a strong desire to learn and grow continually, welcome new ideas, value diversity with desire to succeed and give their best towards excellence in all spheres of life. Its curriculum includes perspective building, skills and competencies for communication, problem-solving skills, creativity, innovation, teamwork and ethics that also meet the needs of the diverse sectors of the country. It currently consists of four schools: FLAME School of Liberal Education, FLAME School of Business, FLAME School of Communication and FLAME School of Fine & Performing Arts.
With more than 80 quality full-time faculty members, the university offers an unparalled education experience. The student - teacher ratio is 10:1, unmatched at the higher education level in India.
FLAME University has been established as a state private university vide the FLAME University Act 2014 (Maharashtra Act No. II of 2015) of the Government of Maharashtra. FLAME University is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2(f), and degrees awarded by the University are recognized under Section 22 of the UGC Act, 1956.