A delegation from Curtin Business School, Curtin University, Australia visited The NorthCap University on 24th November 2016. Curtin Business School is one of the leading Business Schools in Australia and has a AACSB accreditation. Ranked a notch above the IITs, at 210 in Times World Rankings, Curtin is amongst the top 10 education providers in Australia with on-campus student population exceeding 35,000. Last year they had formalized their research tie ups- through Curtin India Research Academy- with quite a few IITs and IIMs.
This visit was an Indo-Australian initiative towards a collaborative approach to globalizing education. The delegation included Prof. Peter Galvin and Prof. Steve Mckenna from Curtin Business School who delivered prestigious lectures to our students on different perspectives of management education, apart from discussing opportunities in Research, Industry tie ups and Student Mobilization. Prof. Peter Galvin is the Director of the MBA programme at Curtin Graduate School of Business. Prof. Steve Mckenna who is Director, MBA (Global) at School of Management, has extensive research in the field of Work Life Integration. The delegation also met the Dean and the faculty members of The School of Management, NorthCap University to explore future collaborations in areas of research.