8,253.80-343.95
Stock Analysis, IPO, Mutual Funds, Bonds & More

IIM Calcutta signs MoUs with French b-school, Canadian varsity

The institute said that the MoU was intended to “support research collaboration, capacity building, executive training and other forms of academic partnerships”.

, ET Bureau|
Last Updated: Jul 25, 2019, 02.49 PM IST
0Comments
IIM-Calcutta-
It would also facilitate the “exchange of personnel”, said the institute.
NEW DELHI: Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) signed MoUs (memoranda of understanding) with Carleton University, Canada and Montpellier Business School, France for student exchange, said the institute in a press release.

Speaking about the initiative, Professor Prashant Mishra, Dean, New Initiatives and External Relations said, “Student exchange programme (STEP) is an integral part of IIM Calcutta’s internationalization efforts. It is aimed at providing IIM Calcutta students an opportunity to have learning experience from international environment. It also helps them gain valuable knowledge in a diverse ecosystem and enables them to know about their peer group at the partner institute. This helps them sharpen their practical skills, equips them with the ability to work in culturally diverse teams and contributes largely to their personal and professional development.”

The institute said that the MoU, which will continue for five years, between Carleton University and IIM Calcutta was intended to “support research collaboration, capacity building, executive training and other forms of academic partnerships”. It would also facilitate the “exchange of personnel”, said the institute.

With Montpellier Business School, the institute’s aim was the “exchange of postgraduate and doctoral students, faculty members, and academic information and materials”; organizing executive development programs, research programs, conferences and workshops jointly as well “other academic exchanges that both institutions agree to”. This MoU too, is valid for five years.

Also Read

IIM Indore signs MoU with the UP Police

Ashok Leyland, ABB in e-mobility MoU

NTPC, CPCB MoU to set up air quality monitoring stations

Altair, IIT Madras sign MoU to foster startups with technology access

IIT Madras signs MoU with Robert Bosch Engineering for internships

Comments
Add Your Comments
Commenting feature is disabled in your country/region.

Other useful Links


Copyright © 2020 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service