24 Sep :To meet the challenges of Human Resource Development keeping in view its ongoing modernisation and expansion programme, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between Management Training Institute (MTI), the Corporate Training centre of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) and leading business school, Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad.
Shri S. P. Patnaik, Executive Director (HRD), SAIL/ MTI and Prof. SK Barua, Director, IIM Ahmedabad signed the MoU in the presence of Shri G. Ojha., Director (Personnel)/SAIL and Shri Gautam Mukherjee, Executive Director (Personnel &Administration)/SAIL at Ispat Bhavan, New Delhi today.
Under the MoU, the scope of the collaborative efforts being addressed include faculty support for SAIL programmes from IIM Ahmedabad, faculty support from SAIL in IIM Ahmedabad programmes, Joint research and development of case studies, special programmes for SAIL executives at IIM Ahmedabad and access to literature and library resources.
The MoU marks a significant step in the consolidation of an industry-academic interface that would enhance SAIL’s access to knowledge about latest management practices across the world, and knowledge of good practices in SAIL can be validated and disseminated across the world in the form of case studies and references in management literature. While strengthening SAIL’s HRD initiatives and fructifying its future plans more effectively, the MOU is an important step undertaken in the Golden Jubilee year of production celebration to enrich management development.
In line with its sustained endeavor to enhance the exchange of knowledge with reputed knowledge Institutions and to consolidate its position as a leading corporate training centre in the country, MTI/SAIL also has collaborative tie-ups with Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon , Indian Institute of Management, Indore and Indian School of Mines University, Dhanbad for exposing its managers to the latest management concepts.