Bhopal-based AISECT University, which is Madhya Pradesh's premier educational institution, has won the prestigious ASSOCHAM National Education Excellence Award for the 'Best Upcoming University of 2014' category.
The award, which was announced during a ceremony held at the capital's Shangri-La Hotel, was handed over by Padma Vibhushan Dr Karan Singh (Member of the Rajya Sabha) to the University's Vice Chancellor, Prof Vijay Kant Verma and Vice Secretary Mr. Vijay Singh.
ASSOCHAM National Education Excellence Awards 2014 were given on the basis of infrastructure, teaching excellence, placements, annual growth, students and alumni feedback. The awards were aimed at recognizing the excellence and reward extraordinary innovation, talent and imagination.
As per Mr. Vijay Singh, "This award would not have been possible without the contribution of University's professors and students. They are the ones responsible for making the university achieve its benchmark of providing quality education that enables students to become responsible professionals who have in mind to 'Rise above the Ordinary'."
Meanwhile, an overwhelmed Mr. Santosh Choubey, AISECT University's Chancellor, said, "It is an honour for AISECT University to receive this award as we have always been committed towards imparting the best of value based higher education in Central India. Our university has successfully managed to stand head and shoulder above other players in the fieldowing to its world-class infrastructure, knowledge application, research oriented learning, holistic skill development and stupendous extracurricular activities & sports facilities. By getting this award our university has received a national level recognition for being the best education entity not only in Madhya Pradesh but also as a rising star in the national higher education horizon.We will continue to strive for meeting the increasing demand for trained and skilled manpower along with an innovative mind and professional wisdom, in such a way that they can be industry ready from day one."
Launched in 2012, AISECT University has taken immense pace and carved a niche for being the best in delivering quality education. The university came up with a vision to build a strong educational system to nature talent, impart skill based quality training and promote research driven advancement of knowledge.Recognized under Section 2(f) of the UGC act as well as by both AICTE and NCTE, at AISECT University progress is a continuous journey where achievements, awards and accolades are just the milestones. After the Shiksha Ratna Award for the 'Best Upcoming University in Madhya Pradesh' in 2012, the ASSOCHAM National Education Excellence Award is an acknowledgement of the university's extensive efforts and innovation that goes beyond the set conventions.