The Mahindra Group on Friday launched Mahindra University (MU) to deliver more balanced education, merging the latest technology, liberal arts, to create next-generation leaders. The University also plans to launch a series of institutes at its 130-acre Hyderabad campus for pursuing undergraduate, post-graduate, and PhD courses.
“Liberal Arts is a humanistic way of looking at education. I look forward to a day when we can all say Education in Liberal Arts and every discipline is its subset,” Anand Mahindra, Chancellor, Mahindra University and Chairman, said.
“Our vision is to provide education that imparts skills, teaches thinking and helps build character,” DrYajMedury, Vice-Chancellor, Mahindra University said.
Honorable Prime Minister Midi’s esteemed on the launch of Mahindra University as, “The launch of a University by the Mahindra Group is an admirable initiative. Heartiest congratulations and best wishes on this occasion,” through a letter shared to Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra.
Mahindra University will strive towards it’s objective to make multi-disciplinary courses aimed at escalating the mighty of artificial intelligence and emotional intelligence. It will be a key enabler in providing a holistic education and learning experience that involves analytical and design-led thinking.
“It will help students to develop new-age competencies and inculcate entrepreneurial thinking and enable them to solve complex challenges faced the society,” said GP Gurnani, MD & CEO, Tech Mahindra, and Board of Management, Mahindra University.
Mahindra University Board of Management member VineetNayyar said, “Mahindra University will be a key enabler in providing a holistic education and learning experience that involves analytical and design-led thinking, quantitative and creative problem-solving skills and a passion for innovation and entrepreneurship”.