Amritsar: Indian Institute of Management – Amritsar has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). The collaboration aims to foster an enriching partnership for imparting knowledge and skills in the areas of Joint Academic Research, Joint Workshops, Professional Development Programme for Company Secretaries, sharing resources and International Conferences besides awarding the toppers of programs of IIM Amritsar with ICSI Signature Award Gold Medal and a scholarship to pursue the Company Secretary Course.
Describing the partnership’s overall objective, Prof. Nagarajan Ramamoorthy, Director, IIM Amritsar, said that this collaboration would promote exchange of learnings and leveraging professionalism, for both the Institutes. Director IIM Amritsar accentuated the importance of MoU between ICSI and IIM Amritsar and said that this undertaking would not only help in fostering the relationship between the two partner institutes but would also go a long way in promoting Executive Education Programmes.
CS Ashish Garg, President ICSI, while signing the MoU on behalf of ICSI, said that “The Motto of ICSI is to develop high calibre Professionals and that of IIM is to develop global Leaders. Therefore, together, the efforts of the two Institutes will ensure maximum value creation in Corporate Governance.”