Modi Apollo International Institute (MAII) along with Western International University, USA have tied up with IT Outsourcing company Genpact and Quintiles to offer customized management programme for working executive.
The MBA program was launched in December of 2007. The corporate batches are being catered in Delhi, Gurgaon and Hyderabad - with 4 more cities expected to be a part of this list by the end of this year.
WIU US campus has been the education provider to employees of over 300 corporate partners, Government and semi Government undertakings since 1978.
Sharing the background of launching these programmes, MAII said, "The Indian Education has been consistently churning out graduates who despite having the educational certifications need not necessarily have the requisite job skills. Corporate houses have initiated in-house training departments / program to bridge the gap. Further, better opportunities with other organizations, parental pressures, lack of growth opportunities within the organization, the need for higher education influence a working professional to move out. There is now an ever increasing demand in the Indian Corporate sector for Institution which can help them bridge the gap between the aspiration of their employees and education solutions available. This is where MAII has stepped in to offer Western International University's Degree programs."
Talking about the unique features of the programme, MAII says: "The MAII offering is the only internationally recognized, fully Accredited American Degree Program available in India. The degree is valid globally, not just in India. The candidate pursuing the program can avail credit transfers from prior education certifications. He / she may also transfer credits to any university globally in case he/she has to relocate. The biggest draw that is exciting the participants to the program is that it is a faculty led regular MBA Degree program Vs. Distance Learning / Part time programs that are offered by other Institutes."
MAII, which stands for Modi Apollo International Institute, is a joint venture between the K.K. Modi Group and Apollo International Inc., USA. Western International University is a provider of educational innovation and high-quality degree programs. In the U.S. Western International University campuses are located in Phoenix, Chandler, Scottsdale, and Fort Huachuca, Arizona. With the establishment of WIU in India, New Delhi becomes the latest city served by Western International University.