Ahmedabad: Ahmedabad University’s Amrut Mody School of Management and Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, Russia have signed an MoU with the objective of strengthening mutual cooperation in research and education.
As part of this strategic partnership, the two management schools will conduct research in ESG, data science, fintech, pharma and digital transformation. Speaking on this development, Professor Devanath Tirupati, Dean, Amrut Mody School of Management at Ahmedabad University, said, “Over the years, as part of its internationalisation strategy, Amrut Mody School of Management has been collaborating with leading B-schools around the world. This is a significant step in our and the Moscow School of Management’s shared commitment towards promoting research-based contemporary management education, executive engagement and research in generating sustainable solutions for global challenges. We look forward to a long and fruitful association with the Moscow School of Management.”
Professor Yuri Levin, Dean of the Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO said, “The development of international cooperation is one of the key priorities for the Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO. Traditionally, we have paid special attention to strengthening relations with Indian partners; in fact, representatives of Indian companies were among the founders of our School. The Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO aims at full-scale improving of academic relations between Russia and India while the cooperation between the two countries becomes more fruitful. I am sure this collaboration with Amrut Mody School of Management will allow us to achieve mutual research goals and to host diploma and corporate programs for the good of business communities in Russia and India.”
Besides exchange of faculty and students, the MoU also covers development of joint academic degree programmes, double diploma programmes, international modules for degree and non-degree programmes and summer programmes. Additionally, the partnership will facilitate participation in seminars, conferences and key Russian and Indian business forums.