Mumbai: Harvard Business School (HBS) Online & Audyogik Shikshan Mandal (ASM), today expanded their current relationship covering only the business fundamentals to include nearly all courses offered on its’ online asynchronous platform. ASM is the only b-school in India that will offer a curriculum integrated with HBS Online courses. All HBS online courses are developed by leading Harvard Business School faculty and offer participants the opportunity to engage with a global cohort, enhancing their exposure and business acumen development. Ross Pearo, Sr. Director, Strategic Alliances & Initiatives represented HBS Online with Dr. Sandeep Pachpande, Chairman of the ASM Group representing ASM at the formal contract signing held recently.
“We are pleased to build on our collaboration with ASM. By allowing access to Indian students, we extend the mission of Harvard Business School to ‘educate leaders who make a difference in the world’,” said HBS Online Executive Director Patrick Mullane.
“It’s an honor to build on the relationship with Harvard Business School, globally recognized as the leader in business education. We were the first b-school in India to offer CORe- their business fundamentals program and we are happy to now be able to offer more of the impactful HBS Online programs,” said Dr. Sandeep Pachpande, Chairman ASM.
In his comments after signing the MoU, Ross Pearo, Sr. Director, Strategic Alliances & Initiatives, HBS Online, said, “The core values of ASM are aligned to that of HBS and we have seen significant traction in the collaboration since the limited one was signed in 2016. The feedback we have received from students in India who have gone through the courses has been extremely positive.”
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