Academic Exchange Programs with reputed University Abroad
NIILM CMS has a students and faculty exchange program with University of Poitiers in France. Established as early as 1431 by Pope Eugene IV and chartered by King Charles VII University of Poitiers is the second oldest university in France. It is an internationally accredited institution having students exchange programs with several reputed universities around the Globe. As per the exchange program a select group of students from NIILM CMS are sent every year to Poitiers University for an intensive academic program spread over five weeks which includes class room courses ,industrial visits and interaction with a world renowned faculty. Though the program is offered in English NIILM CMS offers a course in French to all the students visiting the University of Poitiers for enabling them to interact with the local people and appreciate their culture . The program gives an opportunity to the students to study in a new environment, learn about differences in cultures, broaden their mental horizon with new knowledge and understanding and gain new insights into different educational philosophies. Exposure to foreign culture and understanding of people give them a new confidence, independent thinking and provide them with an unforgettable experience of a life time. The University of Poitiers considers students who have already successfully completed the PGDM course of NIILM CMS for the Master’s Degree in Management with specialization in International Management subject of fulfilling their other requirements including submission of a thesis . Five sets of students have already completed the program successfully and the Sixth batch will be visiting them this year. Plans are underway for further collaboration in areas of research, consulting and collaborative teaching.