The four-day summit is expected to be attended by institutions and delegates from countries like USA, UK, Ireland, China, South Africa, Malaysia, apart from delegates from India. The theme of the summit is ‘Educational Excellence without Borders’. The expo is organized jointly by the Government of Telangana, FAPCCI, OMICS Group and the Indus Foundation. The event will showcase technology and training solutions and will put the spotlight on educational institutions of excellence, highlight best practices in teaching, learning and training. It will be a place where students aspiring for higher education, their parents, teachers, lecturers, educationists and others, will assemble in large numbers.
Major fields covered in the expo will be engineering and IT, business and management, life sciences and biomedicine, natural sciences, arts and humanities and social sciences. The summit will have sessions on collaborative research programmes, joint/dual degree programmes, twinning and transfer programmes, faculty and student exchange, study abroad in India, distance education, vocational education, and other academic partnerships. There will be separate sessions for student recruitment. An important feature of the summit will be a visit to well established and prominent Indian educational institutions.
Educational Excellence Awards will be an important feature of the summit. These awards are presented to institutions, educationists, researchers, faculty, alumni and students in recognition of their contributions and excellence in any of the academic fields. The awards identify and promote innovation and educational excellence.
Source: The Hans India