Col. Girish Kumar Sharma
Director – Planning & Coordination
B.A., M.Sc. (Defence Studies), Business Administration MDI
Experience: 34 Yrs
IEC is a constituent facilitation unit of Manav Rachna Educational Institutions (MREI) which primarily looks after all matters relating to initiation, development, establishment and sustenance of relationships and tie-ups with Foreign Education providers and their representatives in India and abroad. The IEC provides a single window service facility to all its international students through the International Education Centre, IEC. With its global outlook and reach, MREI have much to offer in the way of learning opportunities both inside and outside the classroom at Doctoral, Post Graduate and Under Graduate level in a truly international environment. It aims to develop and sustain viable, strong and long term International relations in the field of education that will benefit the students. The major role of IEC is to enhance MREI’s International image on a local and International Platform, explore new relationships, establish communications with International Educational organizations and providers and also explore avenues to attract students from abroad so as to truly live up to the Institution’s international image.
At MREI, the areas of International Cooperation include:
- Student and Faculty Exchange,
- Joint Research activities and consultancy Projects,
- Cooperation in Curriculum Development
- Twinning Programmes,
- International Training for students and faculty of MREI,
- Recruitment of International students,
- International Accreditations of MREI,
- Promotion and Branding of MREI at international level & other academic related activities.
The International Education Centre also endeavors to explore and develop potential Partners for joint ventures in India and Abroad. Besides, it arranges Foreign Faculty for Guest Lectures at MREI and tie ups for International Accreditations and Recognition. MREI has entered into partnerships and tie ups with various foreign universities and institutes across globe including USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Finland, New Zealand, Mexico, Turkey, Columbia and many more.
We at MREI, realize it as our additional responsibility towards our International students as large numbers of foreign students join our University every year.
Keeping in view our responsibility and commitment towards International students, the International Students Welfare Committee has been set up. It is run by experienced professionals with a well-rounded global exposure to attend to foreign student’s personal, administrative
and academic matters/issues/problems in the University Campuses be it at the time of their induction, joining or thereafter during their stay at MREI.
The MREI authorities leave no stone unturned in developing and coordinating activities to create and enhance a globally aware & culturally diverse educational environment especially for the foreign students.