RIMT University hosted international management meeting of DESINNO
Jasbir Kapoor/ royalpatiala.in/ Mandigobindgarh
The RIMT University became the host for the “International Management Meeting of DESINNO (Design and Innovation Capacity Building in India)” at Mandi Gobindgarh today in which representatives from Brunel University,UK, University of Aegean, Greece, Polimi University Italy, World University of Design, Haryana, IIT New Delhi converged today at RIMT University Campus. “Desinno” is a project co-funded by the Erasmus+ program of the European Union.
Welcoming the delegates, Dr Hukum Chand Bansal Chancellor RIMT hoped that through such initiatives of RIMT University will be able to contribute towards the national goals of Design and Innovation Capacity Building. Vijayant Bansal, Pro chancellor Interacted with the Participants. Speaking on the occasion Dr A.S Chawla Vice Chancellor congratulated Dr Sanjay Gupta, VC of World University of Design for taking the initiative that will go a long way in the capacity building. “Design and Capacity Building is the need of the hour and we at RIMT University will take it forward to highest level of achieving. RIMT University and World University of Design, Haryana are the only Universities that have been roped in for the project and we feel proud and privileged” said A.S Chawla.
The group will dilate upon the issues of Establishing Centres of Excellence in design education. The group shall also discuss the curricula and pedagogy bench marked to be the best in the world and with suggestive state of Art infrastructure
Dr Rajive Maheshary, who earlier participated in the 1st meeting that was held Athens,Greece is Co-coordinating the meeting.
Driven by a strong inclination to assign the futuristic parameters to standards of education today, RIMT carries forward an illustrious history since its inception in 1998. Continuing on its path of growth, RIMT has initiated an unprecedented by adding a new institution every year from 2002 to 2019. This legacy continues with RIMT University which was established by the Govt. of Punjab as per Punjab Act No. 31 of 2015 & under section 2(f) of the UGC.