New Delhi, India 27 Dec 2016- Minerva Schools at KGI, one of the most innovative undergraduate institutions in the world, announces the opening of its admissions for the academic year 2017-2018.
Minerva offers an innovative undergraduate program that combines four years of world travel with rigorous, interdisciplinary study. Minerva prepares intellectually curious, motivated and driven students, for success in a dynamic global future.
The online application form is free of cost and the selection will be based on merit. The last date for the submission of forms is March 15, 2017, for all courses.
Minerva, accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), provides students the opportunity to choose from five different majors– Social Sciences, Computational Sciences, Natural Sciences, Arts and Humanities and Business.
All classes at Minerva are intimate (with a maximum of 18 students), discussion – based and active learning seminars.
Minerva students live in seven major cities – San Francisco, London, Berlin, Buenos Aires, Seoul, Hyderabad and Taipei – during their four years of study, developing the nuanced perspective and understanding needed in the modern global economy. At each of these locations, students participate in site-specific programs that push them to apply concepts learned in class to real-world scenarios.
The programming in each city deepens student’s understanding of the academic material and reinforces practical skills while cultivating vital character traits like empathy, resilience, and accountability.
The tuition fee at Minerva is $12,500/year.
Details of the courses-
University Name– Minerva Schools at KGI
Majors – Social Sciences, Computational Sciences, Natural Sciences, Arts and Humanities and Business. All the majors are highly interdisciplinary and are appropriate for a wide variety of career paths.
Details of the course-Each of the six majors further bifurcate into five or six different concentrations for students to choose from. For instance, business majors can choose from New Business Ventures, Scalable Growth, Enterprise Management, Brand Management, Strategic Finance and Managing Operational Complexity.
Tuition Fees: $12,500/ annum (does not include living and travel expenses)
Last Date of Application: March 15, 2017
ABOUT MINERVA SCHOOLS:
Founded in 2012, the Minerva Schools at KGI was established to provide an extraordinary liberal arts and sciences education to top students around the world. It was founded by Silicon Valley entrepreneur, Ben Nelson and former Harvard University dean and renowned psychologist, Dr. Stephen M. Kosslyn and is supported by a faculty of more than 80 renowned educators from across the world. With headquarters in San Francisco, Minerva’s mission is to equip and empower graduates with the skills and experience for success in the 21st century.