Pune, April 9, 2018: Pearl Academy, India’s leading institution in design, fashion, business and media, today organized ‘Creative Career Conclave’ in the city for students and parents. The conclave provided an interactive platform for discussing opportunities and courses available for career in creative fields. Pearl Academy, which is the only Indian educational institute to be ranked among the top 25 fashion schools globally by Business of Fashion and has been judged as the Best Design Institute by Assocham for 3 years in a row, arranged a discussion on new age career paths available in various creative domains. Pearl Academy’s Mumbai Campus Director Ruchita Verma, fashion designer Jewellyn Jude, Luxury Brands Expert Kaleem Khan, Founder Director – Design Directions pvt Ltd Satish Gokhale and Head-Strategy & Market Development, Vinsan World Amitesh Banerjee were part of the discussions.
Pearl Academy has commenced its admission process for the academic year 2018-19. The entrance test will be held on April 28 in Pune. The last date of registration is April 23. The academy has recently introduced new UG and PG courses in Media & Communication and Advertising & Marketing and 50% Merit Scholarship on Tuition Fee for these new courses is available to select students. Details are available on Pearl Academy’s website –www.pearlacademy.com
Commenting on the event, Mumbai Campus Director Ruchita Verma said “Pearl Academy students have become hot favourite among big brands and organizations. We witnessed an overwhelming start to the year as Accenture marked the beginning of our Placement Week, followed by companies such as Zara, H&M, Future Group, Walt Disney etc. offering very attractive salaries. We are proud of our students to have been chosen by such world-class organisations. Through the Creative Career Conclave, we intend to make students and parents aware of the opportunities available after creative education. We have had many students from Pune and all are doing extremely well.”
Students from Pune and Maharashtra overall are doing wonders at Pearl Academy. Tanvi Pinjarkar, from Pune is a Best Academic Performance Awardee from Fashion Styling and Image Design, 2015-17, Pearl Academy, Mumbai. She has assisted in costume designing for some recent Bollywood movies like “Pari” and “The Accidental Prime Minister”. She has also been associated with big brands like Biba, Doodlage to name a few..
Pearl Academy’s recent collaboration with companies like Amazon and Adobe, is providing new avenues to students to showcase their creations and leverage the power of digital technology. The institute also offers international exposure for every student through tie-ups with renowned higher education institutions such as Domus Academy (Italy), Torrens University (Australia), to name a few.