The coordinator of the Mandalay University Programme Dr Naliniprava Tripathy told Press Trust of India that IIM Shillong looked forward to initiating more such exchange programmes with premier universities and business schools around the world. She said, "Such initiatives breed a rich cultural and academic discourse. They condition leaders across geographical boundaries to cope with the ever increasing challenges of modern business era."
The exchange programme will be a student-instructor-arranged intercultural immersion experience which will focus mainly on core Management learning, collaborative research and service. IIM Shillong is in the process of signing a Memorandum of Understanding with the Mandalay University so as to promote more such collaborations in future.
"The institute looks forward to this exchange as a pioneer step towards building a long lasting relationship with Myanmar and other neighbouring nations," said an IIM spokesperson yesterday.
Click here for more Education News
Get Breaking news, live coverage, and Latest News from India and around the world on NDTV.com. Catch all the Live TV action on NDTV 24x7 and NDTV India. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for latest news and live news updates.