Indian education sector is at the cusp of change; the Indian government has recognised it as a priority and is on the national agenda. The education fraternity is gearing up for revolutionary changes in all aspects of the sector. International institutions are increasingly looking at India be it for collaborations, research or student recruitment. At this juncture it is important to adopt the right systems, policies, ideals and methods for a robust education system.Therefore 'SHAPING THE FUTURE OF INDIAN HIGHER EDUCATION' has been chosen as a theme for EDGE 2011 Conference.
Entrepreneurial Initiatives in the Higher Education Landscape - Potential Opportunities and Case-Studies
Education sector has turned into a hotbed for entrepreneurial spirit. The positive aspects like; government's initiatives, heightened use of technology in making education accessible and imaginative learning tools, keen interest of investment community, the need for accurate assessments and admission procedures and the high interest of global education sector in India has created innumerable opportunities for edupreneurship. This had led to many new successful ventures in the recent past.
The session will bring to the forefront myriad opportunities which can be explored with some interesting case studies.