Breaking News
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg
Share SHARE

Tech Mahindra Forays Into Higher Education Sector

Tech Mahindra Ltd. said the Mahindra Group marked its entry into the higher education sector with the inauguration of a premier Engineering institution - Mahindra Ecole Centrale (MEC) in collaboration with Ecole Centrale Paris, the 200-year-old French university, and Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Hyderabad, a premier institution with academic and research oriented courses.

Mahindra Ecole Centrale is the maiden venture of Mahindra Educational Institutions, a subsidiary of Tech Mahindra. The campus would come up at the Bahadurpally site of the company where it has huge stretch of land.

Tech Mahindra's Executive Vice-Chairman Vineet Nayyar said, "We recognize the critical need to transform engineering talent into business leadership, in a globalized world. Mahindra Ecole Centrale will provide apprenticeship with collaboration from the industry focus on humanities, international exposure and allied education to develop a 'whole-brain-approach' to business."

Mahindra Ecole Centrale will be based on a modern and international academic programme that "blends basic scientific and technical education with contemporary industry practices", Nayyar said.

"Our integrated curriculum will develop students with the unique ability to adapt to global engineering challenges and new technologies that will shape our future and also to master the complexity of multinational organizations," he added.

At the BSE, Tech Mahindra shares are currently trading at Rs.1,336, up 3.37 percent from the previous close.

Register
To receive FREE breaking news email alerts for Tech Mahindra Ltd. and others in your portfolio

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
Apple Inc. said Monday that its fourth quarter profit rose 13% from last year, driven by strong sales of its iPhones and Mac computers. The company's quarterly earnings per share also came in above analysts' expectations as did its quarterly sales. At the same time, the company gave an upbeat revenue forecast for the current quarter, which includes the all important holiday season. Stocks moved notably higher over the course of the trading day on Monday, extending the strong upward move seen last Friday. The gains on the day continued the recent recovery by the markets, with the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 closing higher for the third consecutive session. While Republicans have largely tried to frame the upcoming midterm elections as a referendum on President Barack Obama, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex., has joined the few offering guidance on what the GOP will do if it manages to retake control of the Senate.
comments powered by Disqus
FREE Newsletters, Analysis & Alerts

 

Stay informed with our FREE daily Newsletters and real-time breaking News Alerts. Sign up to receive the latest information on business news, health, technology, biotech, market analysis, currency trading and more.