In its quest for excellence, Manav Rachna Educational Institutions have academic tie ups with a number of reputed Foreign Universities as Academic and Knowledge partners.
The areas of collaborations include exchange of undergraduate and graduate students, exchange of faculty and staff members, joint research and consultancy activities, participation in seminars and academic meetings, exchange of academic materials and other information, special Short term academic programs and projects, cooperation in curriculum development, collaboration in international seminars and conferences, cooperation in quality assurance, collaboration education export. Details of International Universities with which collaboration exist are given in succeeding paragraphs:
Purdue University Northwest – is a prestigious American university in northwest Indiana, USA With nearly 75,000 students, it is one of the largest university systems in the United States and includes four campuses, a statewide technology program, extension centers and continuing education programs.
OLLU – Our Lady of the Lake University an independent University located in San Abtonio,Texas, USA. It was founded in 1895. Our Lady of the Lake University was the first San Antonio institution of higher education to receive regional accreditation, and its Worden School of Social Service. OLLU, USA currently offers Bachelor’s degree in 33 areas of study, Masters degrees in 14 areas of study, and two doctoral degree programs. The University has approximately 3100 students.
Hasan Kalyoncu University– The Hasan Kalyoncu University, Turkey is a co-educational Private University based in the city of Gaziantep, Turkey. The University was established in 2008 and has approximately 10,000 students. Their Campus includes three institutes and three vocational centers as well.
Tsukuba University, Japan, established in the year 1973 as Tokyo University of Education in Tsukuba has partnered with MRIU for student and faculty exchange and research and development programmes.
Istanbul Commerce University, Turkey – is a private university established in 2001 by the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce. The university offers undergraduate and graduate programs as well as doctorate programs in Istanbul. The university has 6000+ students and has campuses located in Uskudar, Kucukyah, Eminonu and Sutluce. Üsküdar campus is home to the English Preparatory Department and 11 undergraduate degree programs.
University of Sinaloa, Mexico is an Autonomous University of Sinaloa is a Mexican Public University based in the city of Culiacan, Sinaloa, with several campuses across the state with which MREI has entered into a General Academic Collaboration Agreement. The University was established on 5th May 1873. The aim is to establish mutual co-operation between the two institutions, especially to develop academic and cultural exchange through mutual assistance in the areas of education and research subject to certain criteria. Exchange of undergraduate and graduate students, Faculty and staff members may also be a possibility subject to mutual understanding. That apart, joint research, special short term academic programs and projects are also on the anvil.
Istanbul Kultur University, Turkey- is one of the private universities located in Istanbul, Turkey. It has three campuses near each other in the western part of Istanbul, the Atakoy and Incirli campuses in Bakurkoy, and the Sirinevler Campus in Bachcelievler. The University was founded in 1997 and has five schools and two vocational schools. The University has approximately 7000 students registered in 19 departments in 5 faculties, 13 Programs in 2 vocational high Schools. The University is a member of the prestigious “Caucasus University Association”.
The EIA University is an American University ,located at Antioquia, Columbia USA and was founded on “February,1978” by a group of 27 leaders from the private, academic and public sectors in Columbia. EIA offers research and service projects in cooperation with outstanding organizations and industries in Columbia. It shares an Innovation Centre with Conconcreto, a large design and building company, located at Las Palmas campus. It runs programs in Engineering (UG & PG).
The University of Piteşti (Romanian: Universităţea din Piteşti) is a public university in Piteşti, Romania, founded in 1991. The University of Pitești has over 700 people as teaching staff and administrative personnel, and around 12000 students.
Lahti University of Applied Sciences (LAMK), Lahti, Finland: An MOU has been signed with Lahti University of Applied Sciences, Finland to collaborate on academic and research related activities. The scope of the collaboration encompasses the exchange of faculty and students, launch of activities like extension programmes, trainings, courses and exchange of publications and research reports. The objective is to bridge the gap between industry and academia with focus on the skill centric courses with the aim of producing industry-ready professionals through improving employability and life skills.
Leeds Metropolitan University (UK) has a campus in Headingly and is the 15th largest in Britain. Today it is one of the most popular universities in the UK, with over 28,200 students. MRIU has entered into an agreement with Leeds for faculty and student exchange and development. Other common areas of interest identified are in the field of research and including rehabilitation, nutrition and health.
Algonquin College, Ottawa, Canada, 2nd largest public institution in Canada, has partnered with MRIU to offer Diploma in Interior Design,& also establish Skill Development Centre of Excellence in India to impart training and up-skilling tradesmen in the Automotive and Plumbing sectors. To ensure this, MREI has signed separate MoUs with the respective sector skill councils i.e. Automotive Skills Development Council (ASDC) and Indian Plumbing Skills Council (IPSC) to pursue activities related to the Centre of Excellence.
Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS), Auckland, New Zealand is a unique tertiary institution providing NZQA Accredited Diploma, UG and PG level Programmes. It also has the largest MBA programme in New Zealand. AIS has collaborated with MRIU to provide curriculum and accreditation support for BBA(G)-IB and B.Sc. -IT Programmes.
Edinburgh Napier University (ENU) is a public university in Edinburgh, Scotland. It has over 17,000 students, including nearly 5,000 international students, from more than 100 nations worldwide. Edinburgh Napier offers subjects including engineering, computing, nursing and midwifery, science, business courses, timber engineering and transport studies. It offers a range of creative courses, including film, graphic design, acting, publishing and product design. ENU ranks amongst the best five Universities in Scotland. Edinburgh Napier University, UK faculty will conduct 3 modules namely Building High Performing Organisations, Marketing within the Global Economy, Management and Organisational change in respect to MBA with specialization in International Business of MRIU.
University Sains Malaysia (USM), established as the second university in the country in the year 1969, offers undergraduate and postgraduate Programmes in various professional disciplines. USM and MRIU have signed an agreement for student and faculty exchange and joint R&D Programmes.
Gerlev Physical Education and Sports Academy, Denmark Is a pioneer in developing and creating excitement about movement and outdoor sports. It has entered into a MOU with MRIU for facilitating the Exchange of faculty, researchers, students and scholarly publications and jointly design study programme in sports and health sciences.
Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris or Sultan Idris University of Education (UPSI) is a Public Institution of Higher Education (IPTA) which plays an important part in the history of Malaysian education. UPSI and MRIU are undertaking joint research projects and faculty and student exchange Programmes.
Bangladesh Institute of Sports Sciences (BISS) is promoting excellence in Sport and Physical activities, and exercise sciences and sports medicine for public health and athletes/sportsmen. Their vision is to develop a professional body to lead with excellence in sport sciences and sports medicine through evidence-based practices. BISS and MRIU have signed an agreement for student and faculty exchange and joint research projects.
Missouri State University, a public university located in Springfield, Missouri, USA and founded in 1905, has signed an MOU with MRIU for Student and Faculty Exchange and joint R&D Projects.
Royal Agricultural University, School of Real Estate and Land Management (RELM), UK has partnered with Manav Rachna for cutting edge pedagogy delivery for its MBA Programme which provides the students an opportunity to study in the UK and earn a Postgraduate Certificate (PG Cert). Founded in 1845, the Royal Agricultural University (RAU) has a long-standing, global reputation in education, research and consultancy. Today, the RAU is a vibrant, forward- thinking, international community, with more than 1, 200 students from over 45 different countries currently studying at the historic campus. The university has impressively high graduate employment rates with 93% of postgraduates in employment or further study within six months of leaving, placing the RAU in the top 10% in the UK.
The School of Real Estate and Land Management has an outstanding reputation for quality teaching, and boasts excellent links with industry. Practicing professionals and Industry leaders regularly contribute to lectures, tutorials and study visits to help students develop strong commercial awareness.
Korean Culture Centre
Manav Rachna Educational Institutions and Korean Culture Centre, India have arrived at an understanding for all Manav Rachna International Schools. to explore following avenues of cooperation between all our schools and Korean Culture Centre, India; Korean Cultural Centre Tour, Korean Cultural Experience Workshops, Korean Cultural Class at School, Koran Storytelling Tour, Korean Performing Arts Tour&Korean Language Classes.
Industry & Skill Development Tie-ups:
Association of International Accountants, UK- International Accountants (AIA) is a global body for professional accountants that train the students in building their knowledge so that they excel in the field of accountancy.The BBA (Finance & Accounts) program at Manav Rachna University offers the students this opportunity to develop their skills and understanding of a course which is aligned with the AIA curriculum.
IBM, a well known multinational conglomerate having a turnover of more than US $ 100 billion with Headquarters at New York, US, has tied up with MRIU to jointly offer B.Tech. -Computer Science & Engg. with specialization in Cloud Computing, Business Analytics & Optimization, IT Infrastructure Management, Cyber Security & Forensics, Mainframe Technology, Open Source & Open Standards, Graphics and Gaming Technology. IBM primarily having worldwide business in Computer Hardware/ Software, IT Services and IT Consulting shall provide LMS, Train the Teacher Programme, Student Projects, Expert Lectures, Industry connectivity for students and teachers to enable them to experience the live IT Environment. The arrangement shall help students to acquire domain skills in the most advanced areas of IT and preferential placements by IT companies. Students enrolled in this programme shall have access to an online Eco-system Platform namely Innovation Center for Open Standards enabling them to access course material, discussion forums, student projects, industry mentors and news-clips. IBM shall also issue certificates for various modules after their successful completion.
JBM Group, is, a $1.35 billion conglomerate with interests in automobiles, engineering & design services, renewable energy and education sectors. JBM Group is a global enterprise headquartered in New Delhi, with an infrastructure of 35 manufacturing plants and 4 Engineering & Design centres across 18 locations globally. JBM is a Tier-1 component supplier to Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra & Mahindra, Honda Motors, General Motors, Ford, Fiat, Renault-Nissan, Volkswagen, Tata Motors, Toyota, Hero Moto Corp, TVS Group, Yamaha, Ashok Leyland, Volvo-Eicherand JCB. JBM Group has two listed entities, namely, Jay Bharat Maruti Ltd and JBM Auto Ltd. It is the largest Tier-1 supplier of automobile components and assemblies in India has associated with B.Tech Mechanical Engineering – Industry Integrated Programme of MRIU. JBM functional managers conducts classroom and lab training in 3rd and 4th year for specialized subjects. The students undergo 24 weeks Industry attachment and pass outs are provided assured placement in JBM Group and associate companies subject to meeting specified academic benchmarks.
SAP SE (Systems, Applications & Products in Data Processing) is a German multinational software corporation that makes enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations. SAP is headquartered in Walldorf, with regional offices in 130 countries. SAP has partnered with Manav Rachna to establish a SAP Student Academy at the University Campus to cater to its Functional/ Technical courses on Material Management, Financial Accounting, Sales and Distribution, Human Resources and ABAP.
Su-Kam Power Systems Ltd. is India’s largest power solutions company with presence in 90 countries worldwide and has a record of being the only company in this sphere to file 100 plus patents. MRIU has collaborated with Su-Kam Power Systems to run a joint programme in B.Tech Electrical Engineering (with specialization in Power Electronics) with assured placement, establishing a Centre of Excellence of Power Electronics at MRIU campus. Besides, it will provide “in field” exposure to both faculty members and students at the MRU campus in latest developments in the field of solar energy and its applications especially its commercial applications in the area of energy generation, storage and deployment. A centre for smart energy has been set up at MRU in joint collaboration of MRU and Su-Kam.
KPMG, a world renowned Consulting company associates with MBA and B.Com-Industry Integrated Programmes. KPMG Consultants shall conduct classroom and lab training.The pass outs get preferential placements in KPMG and associate companies.
HMSI – The department of Automobile Engineering of Manav Rachna International University (MRIU) in association with Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Private Limited (HMSI) is in the process of opening centre for Automotive Training & Research. In this association HMSI will provide technology support to MRIU for setting up training and research infrastructure for MRIU students. This association will provide a platform to students of Mechanical / Automobile / Electronics & Electrical branches to take up research projects in emerging areas in association with HMSI. This Automotive Training & Research will offer short-term courses for two-wheeler technicians and high-end courses for executives of HMSI. The offered courses will provide hands on training on servicing of two wheelers with their fault diagnosis and rectification. This will also update the frequently changing technological advancement in the auto sector of senior executives of HMSI and their associates. Research areas will be focused on improving efficiency of engines, alternative sources of energy with improved design features of vehicle and its components.
Manav Rachna Educational Institutions offer the Bloomberg Professional Service
Manav Rachna Education Institutions (MREI) students can now have the privilege of accessing the Bloomberg Professional service used by the world’s leading business and financial executives. The Bloomberg Professional service provides trusted real-time and historical data, market-moving news, and analytics to help business and financial professionals make better informed decisions. With the Bloomberg Professional service, students can use the key tools used in financial services and analyze markets and companies, evaluate industries and economies, price financial instruments and analyze portfolio performance and risk. The Bloomberg Professional Service is used by more than 800 universities and business schools worldwide, including over 40 of India’s most prestigious business schools and educational institutions. There are currently only 15 Bloomberg Labs in schools across India, which offers curriculum design, simulation exercises, management development programs as well as institute brand building and student recruitment.
NDTV Worldwide has signed an MOU with MRIU for conducting Skill Centric Workshops for students enrolled in both programmes of B.A & M.A in JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION. Experts from NDTV Worldwide conduct 14 workshops for students in diverse areas such as Anchoring, Reporting, Breaking News, Digital Media, News Production. They also conduct sessions on the Role of a Producer, Departments of a News Channel, Writing TV News, News Room Scenario and Operations – Live PCR, Camera, Editing and provide Technical Overview of a Modern Television News Room. Students are provided certificates for these workshops by NDTV Worldwide and MRIU
Fortis Healthcare, an Asian giant having multispecialty state-of-the-art hospitals in countries has associated with MBA – Healthcare Management. All students shall have 100 days training in hospital operations and 24 weeks
Hospital Attachment in Fortis hospitals.
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), partners in multi-dimensional academic value addition programmes. TCS-MRIU Pragati Project Identifies 20 B.Tech-CSE students in the First year. The Community across 4 years will be engaged in collaborative learning in software programming, testing and project management to acquire employable skills. Further, under the aegis of TCS-LISP Relationship Programme, TCS will provide MREI students with cutting-edge professional facilities like Internship Programme, Industrial Visits, Guest Lectures and Faculty Development Programmes. This knowledge partnership shall culminate in huge value addition to our academic Programmes.TCS is the largest employer of MRIU pass outs and also provides comprehensive ERP solutions to MRIU for complete automation of academic, administrative, financial & managerial activities.
EdGate Technologies Pvt. Ltd., University Programme Partner of Texas Instruments (TI), India has signed an MOU with MRIU for setting up a joint Lab entitled “Texas Instruments Embedded System / Microcontrollers” at MRIU premises. EdGate Technologies Pvt. Ltd. will provide equipment and training material to set up the lab based on TI platform and to provide initial training and learning material to begin the instructions. EdGate Technologies Pvt. Ltd., will help the university to organize training programmes/ tutorials, workshops and faculty development programmes in its premises for faculty members of MRIU and other Engineering Institutions to teach topics related to TI platform.
Manav Rachna Educational Institutions have joined hands with CL Educate, one of the largest Education Corporates in South Asia, with its “CL Inside” program, to work proactively to help the students realize their career aspirations. CL Educate, formerly called, Career Launcher (CL) has an enviable record of enabling more than a million youth every year to realize their career dreams. Come, enroll to empower yourself and, excel in career and life. This centre will serve as a cost-effective, one-stop shop to the students for providing vocational courses and preparatory education pertaining to CAT, XAT, CMAT, GMAT, SNAP, GRE, SSC, CLAT, IELTS, Bank PO, Civil services and GATE exams, that too with ease and within their reach, thereby saving on their travel time.
Mitsubishi Electric India (MEI) – Manav Rachna Educational Institutions entered into collaboration with MEI to set up an Advanced Automation (Factory Automation) Lab in the campus. Through this lab, the students will get the opportunity to work on advanced IQR setup which is used for Automation in the Industries. Consequently, they will have better employability prospects and hence better careers. Moreover, various workshops and webinars on PLC’s are attended by the faculty members and students on a regular basis.MEI is a well-known brand and Global Leader in Electric and Electronic Equipment for Residential, Commercial and Industrial use. Mitsubishi Electric has presence across India with a large distribution channel which is expanding to more cities. Mitsubishi Electric India (MEI) offers complete solution for factory automation and industrial products, residential, commercial and industrial air conditioning, video and imaging products and provision for technical and marketing support for power semiconductors, photovoltaic modules, transportation, power systems and CNC solutions. MEI provides regular training, training material like manuals/ catalogues to the students nominated by MREI, conducts seminars/ demonstration on Automation Technology & Products at the premises of MREI.
R Systems – MREI have signed a MoU with R Systems International Ltd. Noida. for enriching the technical education process by providing industrial training to the students and jointly work on research based industrial projects. R Systems, is a specialized IT Services & Solutions and IT-enabled Services provider catering to a wide range of global customers. The company provides software development and maintenance support to many of its prestigious clients and medium sized businesses.
EMC2 Partners for imparting Faculty Development Programmes/workshops on latest trends of computer science especially in the field of storage area networks and related areas.
Infosys Manav Rachna has been associated with Infosys since 2009 for training the students & faculty members under the purview of the Infosys Campus Connect Programme. Under this programme, Infosys certified faculty members conduct special modules for grooming and soft skills of graduates, as per the industry demand. Manav Rachna International University is offering a number of elective courses under the same flagship. Infosys has also sponsored faculty members for participation in international conferences.
CYGNUS HOSPITALS are Super specialty health care centers which aim to provide International Standards in healthcare to masses at affordable prices. In the short span of three years, Cygnus Hospitals have developed into a chain of 11 super specialty hospitals providing excellent healthcare. Manav Rachna University has a unique BBA-Health Care Management Programme in Collaboration with Cygnus Hospitals. This programme has been developed and designed as per the current needs of health care industry.
Motherson Sumi Infotech, Manav Rachna University has linkages with Motherson Sumi lnfotech Ltd. to work in the area of Business Process Management and Business intelligence.
Dr.LAL PATH LABS – MRIU have tie up/MOU with Dr. Lal Path Labs for conducting BMLT program and providing practical exposure to students of BMLT. To provide an internship/summer training to the students of 2nd and 3rd year of BMLT program. To recruit students of BMLT as on Job Trainees and providing jobs in their centre’s after the completion of program.
Sky Testers helps students to learn software engineering skills on upcoming technologies and become industry ready by working on industry projects during their course.
Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) is an independent financial institution which aims to aid the growth and development of micro, small and medium-scale enterprises in India. In order to promote entrepreneurship among the post graduate students of management Manav Rachna University, SIDBI organized various events such as essay writing competition, debate and elocution competition.
The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is an association of business organizations in India which provides a platform for networking and consensus building within and across sectors and is the first port of call for Indian industry, policy makers and the international business community. The Department of Management and Commerce at Manav Rachna University in association with FICCI attends, participates and conducts various innovation and entrepreneurship seminars and conferences.
PHD Chamber of Commerce. The Department of Management and Commerce at Manav Rachna University in association with PHD. Chamber of Commerce attends, participates and organizes various events for Skill Development.
National Institute for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (NIESBUD) is a premier organization of the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, engaged in training, consultancy, research, etc. in order to promote entrepreneurship. The Department of Management and Commerce, Manav Rachna University has undergone various events for its faculty members and students, under the major activities of the NISBUD which are Training of Trainers, Management Development Programmes, Entrepreneurship-cum-Skill Development Programmes & Entrepreneurship Development Programmes.
All India Management Association (AIMA), MR Institutions are closely linked with AIMA and its Faridabad chapter (FMA). Faculty members attend various seminars, symposiums, conclaves and development programmes organized under the aegis of AIMA.
NHRDN: MBA students participate in various inter-college competitions and faculty members attend various workshops conducted by NHRDN. Executive committee members of NHRDN visit the campus and interact with MBA students.
ASDC: An MoU has been signed between Manav Rachna Skill Development Centre and Automotive Skills Development Council (ASDC) to offer skill development training program for employment in Automotive Sector.
Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE): In pursuit of bringing the best education to its students, MREI have initiated a tie-up with BSE Institute, the education & training wing of Bombay Stock Exchange which is the oldest and the largest (in terms of companies listed and fastest stock exchange in the world) to offer both short term and medium term courses in the Finance space which are both skill as well as employment oriented. This will give the students of Manav Rachna an opportunity to gain from their invaluable wealth of knowledge and experience. BSE Institute also plans to invest not only in class room education but also in creating a lab with semi live data which will help students gain practical knowledge of the markets and online trading.
IPSC: MREI have signed an MoU with the Indian Plumbing Skills Council (IPSC) to develop skilled manpower in the plumbing sector.
SPEFL-SC, Sports, Physical Education, Fitness & Leisure Skills Council (SPEFL-SC), a skill development council for the Sports, Physical Education, Fitness & Leisure Sector, promoted by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) and funded by the Government of India through National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), enter into the agreement with FAS (MRIU) to offer skill development training programs for employment in Sports, Physical Education, Fitness & Leisure Industry Sector, for which both SPEFL-SC and MRIU shall deploy their core competencies. MRIU shall be Training Partner for conducting training programs, organizing the assessment & certification of Trainers and trainees from SPEFL-SC. Sports Skill Council has declared MRIU as its stand alone centre in view of the facilities available for training.
NSDC: The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), Ministry of Skill development and Entrepreneurship has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Algonquin Community College in areas of collaboration for skill development during the visit of Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi to Canada in April 2015. MREI was the Indian partner for Algonquin in this initiative. Taking this forward, the Government of Haryana (GoH) has set up State Level Skill Development Missions to provide inter-sectoral coordination at State level. In view of the larger MoU with NSDC, a MoU was also signed between the Govt. of Haryana and Algonquin College to explore many more areas of cooperation and collaboration in the automobile and construction sectors. Manav Rachna Educational Institutions play an important role in carrying forward this MoU. Under this agreement, MREI is setting up a training Centre of Excellence in the automotive and construction sectors at its campus in Faridabad.
Green Chemistry Network Centre, MRU has launched the Green Chemistry Network Centre (GCNC). The programmes of GCNC emphasize the role of engineering professionals in the progression of Green Chemistry thereby offering reduction of waste materials and energy, which in turn will lead to cost reduction and improvement in profit margins.CSIO Chandigarh-Aspherical Optics Lab.
CSIO Chandigarh-Aspherical Optics Lab. Manav Rachna has research based collaboration for Design and development of Aspherical lenses for studying of interference phenomenon.
National Entrepreneurship Network has a collaboration for mentoring and guiding students for establishing startup companies. They conduct webinars, workshops and guest lecturers for sensitizing and developing entrepreneurial attitude among students and select e-leaders. NEN conducts faculty development programs for enhancing the capacity of faculty members in this area and trains them to become NEN certified mentors.
ICICI Direct Manav Rachna International University has entered into an MOU with ICICI Securities Limited to provide classroom training and joint certification for identified financial courses of the University with effect from the Academic Session 2016-17. ICICI Securities is engaged in equity broking and merchant banking and delivers professional financial programmes through ICICI Direct Centre for Financial Learning. Under this arrangement, ICICI Direct is conducting professional modules in each semester of the BBA (Banking) Programme of the Department of Business Studies under the Faculty of Commerce and Business Studies. The professional modules include Financial Planning, Equity and Derivative Markets, Fundamental and Technical Analysis, Investment Products and Management, Private Banking and Financial Projects. The practical modules are of immense help enhancing employability of the students in different financial sectors.
Reliance Jio Info Comm- Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited has signed MOU with Manav Rachna for digitizing the campus and to offer short term programs for its Institutions to create a steady stream of students who would be industry-ready. Reliance Jio would be setting up a complete Training Centre at the campus and train the faculty members on Fibre Optics technology, Sales and Marketing
Manav Rachna has research based collaboration for Design and development of Aspherical lenses for studying of interference phenomenon.