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University of Worcester felicitates educationalist and Bollywood actress, Dr. Swaroop Sampat-Rawal with an honorary doctorate to recognise her contribution to the field of education and inclusion

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L-R - Vinod Tawde, Education Minister David Green, VC, University of Worcester Dr Swaroop Sampat Rawal, Educationalist and Bollywood actress Paresh Rawal, Actor and Member of Parliament Dr Vijendra Vikhe Patil at the felicitation ceremony “Celebrating Inclusion” by University Of Worcester to honour work in the field of education

The University of Worcester, one of Britain’s most innovative and inclusive universities, which has excellent provision in teacher education, health, biology, sport science, art, law and more, hosted “Celebrating Inclusion”, a gala event in Mumbai to target students, educators and government to have a wider presence across India and increase recruitment. University of Worcester felicitated educationalist and Bollywood actress, Dr. Swaroop Sampat-Rawal with an honorary doctorate to recognise her contribution to the field of education and inclusion. The event was attended by Government Ministers, education leaders and well-known personalities. Shri Vinod Tawde, Honourable Education Minister, Government of Maharashtra was the Chief Guest of Honour and delivered a key note address. Mr. Paresh Rawal, National award-winning actor and Member of the Parliament graced the occasion as Special Guest and cheered for his wife, the ex-Miss India Dr. Swaroop Sampat-Rawal while she was being presented the honorary doctorate. Shri Prakash Jawadekar, Honourable Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Government of India sent a personal message wishing not only Dr. Sampat well but also the University of Worcester in all its endeavours.

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Bhartiya Skill Development University (BSDU) Bags Prestigious Award for India’s Best Vocational Training University

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Adding yet another feather to its cap, Bhartiya Skill Development University (BSDU) received the coveted “India Leadership Award 2018” for being India’s Best Vocational Training University on 7th October 2018 at Hotel Taj, Bengaluru by the Chief Guest, Ms. Soha Ali Khan in the presence of more than 100 affluent industry leaders. This is in recognition of the unparalleled efforts of BSDU in bringing excellence to skill development Industry in India and making students skilled enough to be fit for their respective jobs in various industries or start their own businesses by training them to be ready to compete at international levels. Bhartiya Skill Development University was also awarded the “Most Promising Global University” award at the Global India Education Forum Awards in Geneva, Switzerland last month. Read more

Volkswagen India donates a Vento car to the students of Symbiosis Skills and Open University

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Dr. Andreas Lauermann, President & MD, Volkswagen India handing over the car keys to Dr. Swati Majumdar Pro-Chancellor, SSOU

Volkswagen India signed a MoU with Symbiosis Skills and Open University (SSOU), Pune today to donate a Vento to the students of the university. The Vento will be used in SSOU lab for educating students enrolled in the automobile stream. Dr. Andreas Lauermann, President and Managing Director, Volkswagen India Private Limited and Dr. Swati Majumdar, Pro-Chancellor, Symbiosis Skills and Open University were present for the signing ceremony.

 

Volkswagen India runs the Volkswagen Academy with the intention of creating skilled workforce in various areas of manufacturing. The Academy works towards creating highly employable workforce through several programmes that it runs within the Volkswagen Pune Plant and through various tie-ups it has with different educational institutes. Read more

Delhi Technological University (DTU) won the Regional Round of NTPC Electron Quiz in Delhi NCR

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Delhi NCR edition of NTPC’s Electron Quiz 2018 was held on September 5, 2018 at Power Management Institute (PMI), Noida. The quiz witnessed Delhi Technological University (DTU) bagging the first position followed by BITS Pilani in the second and Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (SSCBS), New Delhi secured the third position.

Other teams present were IMT Ghaziabad, Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Delhi and second team from Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (SSCBS), New Delhi. Read more

Yash Mehta appointed Executive Director at Oxford University Press India

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Yash Mehta, Executive Director, OUP

Oxford University Press (OUP), the world’s largest university press, today announced the appointment of Yash Mehta as Executive Director. Yash will report to Sivaramakrishnan V (Siva), Managing Director, OUP India and will be responsible for OUP India’s School Education Sales, Marketing and Editorial functions.

Yash joins OUP from Macmillan Education India, where, as the country lead, he was responsible for driving Macmillan’s education business in India and the neighbouring markets of Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Middle-East, Nepal and Bangladesh. Prior to joining Macmillan, Yash was Vice President – Schools and Retail at Educomp Infrastructure & School Management Limited. Read more

KONE India & Chitkara University Ink Industry-Academia Partnership for the Graduate Program & Talent Management

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KONE India, a leading Elevator & Escalator company in the country and Chitkara University have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to offer a 3-year full-time diploma program in Mechanical Engineering with specialisation in Vertical Transportation. With this MoU, KONE and Chitkara will undertake Curriculum Development & Talent Management in Mechanical Engineering, which is requisite to the Vertical Transportation Industry.

 

The MoU has been signed by Mr. Amit Gossain, Managing Director, KONE India and Dr. Madhu Chitkara, Vice Chancellor, Chitkara University in the presence of officials from the University & KONE India. The program is a 3-year full-time Diploma in Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Vertical Transportation for Students after class 10th. The Program will commence from August 2018 and the first batch of students will graduate in July 2021, and will be available for suitable placements. During the final year of the program, students will be entitled to an internship for a period of 5 months with KONE India. Read more

Another significant step towards creating world class entrepreneurial education!

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L-R Prahlad Kakar, Dr. Chenraj Roychand, Pratish Nair

The Prahlad Kakar School of Branding and Entrepreneurship – India’s most radical institute aims to nurture both professional and personal development of aspiring entrepreneurs. To reinstate this further the institute has joined hands with JGI Jain Deemed To-Be Universityto award its students with 3 year BMS and a 2 year MMS degree in Entrepreneurship.  Read more

KPIT and Coventry University collaboration wins “Outstanding Course Team Award” at the Coventry University Excellence Awards 2018

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KPIT Technologies (BSE: 532400; NSE: KPIT), a global technology company specializing in product engineering and IT consulting announced that its Master’s degree programs in Automotive Electronics and Strategic Engineering Management for employees, in collaboration with Coventry University, was honored with the prestigious award under the category of “Outstanding Course Team” at the Annual Coventry University Excellence Awards. It won the recognition for its unique and trend-setting approach.

The industry-academia collaboration is strategic for both the entities as there is significant overlap in the areas of research and development. As Automotive industry is going through major changes such as autonomous driving, electrification, cybersecurity, connected vehicles, advanced vehicle diagnostics etc., technology firms need to skill and upgrade their workforce with new-generation engineering capabilities that serve the changing customer landscape.

To navigate the transition and promote employee competence development, KPIT and Coventry University collaborated to introduce two specialized programs—M. Tech in Automotive Electronics and MBA in Strategic Engineering Management— exclusively for KPIT employees in Bangalore and Pune. The two-year programs comprise eight modules and a project, all co-created, co-designed, and co-delivered by the faculty members of Coventry University and subject matter experts from KPIT. The courses are practical and application-oriented, flexible, and contemporary while also meeting the highest levels of QAA (Quality Assurance Agency) standards. Read more

MOMENT OF VICTORY! “Singer Preety Pinky” carves their name on the trophy of “Doctor of Excellence (Honoris Causa) title by CIAC Global in affiliation with International partnering University, New Delhi”

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Dr. Vishwas Julka, Preety Dave, Pinky Dave with Padmashri Dr. Vijaykumar Shah

Bollywood’s ace singers, Preeti & Pinky Dave were awarded Doctor of Excellence (Honoris Causa) title in Arts & Culture on June 2018 from CIAC Global during the 5th International Education Forum. CIAC Global is an International quality rating & accreditation agency along with its education partnered international universities, for their unparalleled accomplishments with over 20 years of exquisite contribution to the Indian cinema as playback singers. Read more

CMR University School of legal Studies signs MoU with the National Law School of India University

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(Left to right) Prof. Dr. M.S.Shivakumar, Vice Chancellor, CMR University and Prof. Dr. R. Venkata Rao, Vice Chancellor, National Law School of India University, after signing the MoU

The CMR University School of Legal Studies, Bengaluru has signed a MoU with the National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore in the presence of Prof. Dr. M. S. Shivakumar, Vice Chancellor, CMR University and Prof. Dr. R. Venkata Rao, Vice Chancellor, National Law School of India University. The MoU seeks to foster an Academic Collaboration that will facilitate joint research and development involving the students and faculty of both the Universities in various Research & Development projects. Read more