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Vedica Scholars programme: Breaking the mould

The programme aims to get more women into the corporate workforce and retain them

Anjuli Bhargava  |  New Delhi 

After two years of working in the development sector, Tania Tauro, 27, realized she lacked something. It didn't take long for the young professional - with a master's in development studies from Aziz Premji university in Bangalore - to come to the conclusion that she needed a deeper understanding of business, finance and money - integral to any career - before she plunged fully into her chosen area.

Yet she knew the "traditional MBA" was not up her alley. Tauro chose the 18 month Vedica Scholars programme - a first of its kind MBA aimed only at girls - as it offered a ...

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First Published: Wed, August 03 2016. 00:30 IST