Widely covered by international and national media, EDGE 2010 will be inaugurated by Shri. Kapil Sibal, Hon’ble Minister for HRD on 4th March 2010. Dr. Martha Kanter, Under Secretary, Education Department, US Government will lead the delegation.
The national level finals for Vidyadeep, SMU-DE’s national case study competition for MBA students will be hosted at EDGE. Previous events@4 zones saw winners being picked to present their solutions to a business case study at EDGE 2010.
The Sikkim Manipal University’s Distance Education (SMU-DE) programme has more than 3 lac students on its rolls and is one of the largest student strengths of Distance Education in India.
Vidyadeep provides students scholarship opportunities as well as the opportunity to present their business aptitude to industry and academic experts at EDGE 2010. Winners will also bag prizes worth more than Rs.1.5 lac.
Manipal Education will also host a stall at EDGE 2010.
For more details visit http://www.smude.edu.in
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Sikkim Manipal University is a unique public-private initiative between the Govt. of Sikkim and Manipal Education. SMU, a state University, is recognized by the UGC, Ministry of HRD and is a member of the Associations of Indian Universities. The Distance Education Council has granted recognition to all Distance Education programs offered under the aegis of SMU (Sikkim Manipal University). The SMU Directorate of Distance Education is ISO 9001:2000 certified.