WCRC Leaders Asian Education Excellence Summit & Awards honoured Asia’s 100 best and fastest growing private education institutes on January 9. The event saw the participation of a number of reputed private education institutes and top of the league academicians from Asia.
The World Consulting & Research Corporation (WCRC), a multi-interest consulting, research and media conglomerate, played the host to the event which took place on the backdrop of the January 2014 issue of WCRC Leaders-Asia magazine. It has a special cover feature on Asia’s 100 best and fastest growing private education institutes. KPMG in India has been the process advisor and evaluator for the research survey.
Premier private education institutes like XLRI, SP Jain Institute of Management & Research, Christian Medical College, Asian College of Journalism, Gulf Medical University, The Doon School, Bangkok University attended the event. Distinguished luminaries and senior government officials like Pervez Dewan, Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Pooran Chandra Pandey, Executive Director, United Nations Global Compact, Sunaina Tomar, Jt. Secretary, Ministry of Textiles, Ajay Tomar, IGP, BSF Punjab among others were present at the event as guests of honour. The event had a series of panel discussion sessions, themed around ‘Education creates Leaders’. Chancellors, principals, deans and directors of leading academic brands deliberated on various issues covering policy frameworks to academic quality improvement and placeability of graduates.
The guests of honour handed over the awards for Asia’s Best and Fastest Growing Private Education Institutes to the recipients. Few academicians were also conferred with the Excellence in Education Innovation & Leadership awards in different categories.