AIM sponsors five students for academic exchange programme
Nimeet Johri | 16 Jan 2012

Meritorious Students will visit IDRAC, Lyon, France for International Management Course.

THE MANAGEMENT of Asia-Pacific Institute of Management (AIM) has awarded a scholarship of Rs. 1,00,000/- (Rs. One lakh) each to its 5 meritorious students to visit IDRAC, Lyon, France in order to pursue their advance management courses, in the area of international business during January-April'2012.

The programme is a part of the ongoing agreement on academic exchange programme between Asia-Pacific Institute of Management (AIM) and International School of Management (Ecole Superieure de Commerce-IDRAC), Lyon, France is for mutual benefit of students of these institutions and promotion of faculty exchange. IDRAC is a member of Campus France and the Alliance de Grandes Ecoles Rhônes Alpes (AGERA groups together 37 of the most prestigious Grandes Ecoles in the Rhône-Alpes region).The purpose of this agreement is to develop scholarly exchange between India and France in the shared conviction that such exchanges contribute towards building a global mind-set and awareness about the latest trend in management thinking among the participants under the exchange programme.

Mr. AK Shrivastava, Chairman, Asia Pacific Institute of Management, said, “The movement towards a global economy and unprecedented economic and technological changes has given rise to great opportunities for developing newer methodologies in the field of management. Keeping in mind the same, the management is glad to award the scholarship to the meritorious students. With companies’ growing awareness of increasing opportunities as well as competitive threats, now-a-days they are looking for management graduates, who with their fresh insights and innovative ideas can develop strategies for sustainable growth, in the era of globalization. Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi contributes to this challenging situation by providing scholarship to its students and helping them to convert themselves into the Managers-in-demand.”

While wishing good luck to the students, Dr. A. N. Sarkar, the Officiating Director, said "AIM feels proud of its meritorious students, and consequently feel privileged in awarding them scholarship and supporting them to be on the trail of leading the world"

Asia Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi established in 1996, under the aegis of All India Educational Foundation, is amongst the top Business schools in India, having highly experienced faculty and world class infrastructure.