Vedatya has multiple partnerships with both industry and academic institution based on it’s stated goal of student centricity.
These partnerships take the form of joint certificates by the industry to validate our programs, internship and placement opportunities for our students, industry visits, student exchange programs, and much more.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has a formal partnership with Vedatya which expands IHG’s existing IHG Academy Program across India.
India’s workforce, the population between 15 and 64, is expected to rise to 67 percent in 2020 and the challenge is to turn these people into an employable workforce. IHG wants to contribute to the education of the future generation in India through its IHG Academy Program.
Douglas Martell, Vice President, Operations, South West Asia, IHG, stated below.
By partnering with Vedatya Institute we are able to contribute and support the next generation of hospitality leaders by being actively involved in the education process from the start.
During the next three to five years we will need 10,000 new colleagues to staff the hotels in our development pipeline. The IHG Academy Program, across India, gives us a competitive advantage creating a pool of trained, engaged, motivated people to work in our hotels and deliver better services for our guests.
Vedatya benefits from the partnership through a range of initiatives including guest lecturers and mentors on campus from IHG; placements for its students at IHG hotels; sponsorship of campus facilities as well as the opportunity to connect students with a range of employment options while they are pursuing their studies.
The IHG Academy was developed to attract and foster talent by providing real-life skills and enhancing employment opportunities. It is a global initiative by IHG and has more than 180 programs running around the world.
Prof. Sandeep Munjal, Director, Vedatya, stated below.
Our reputation in the field of education is maintained by the success and achievements of our alumni. This partnership with IHG provides our students with unrivaled opportunities during their studies through mentorships and work experience and at the end of their course when IHG is looking for its next generation of talent. The support and exposure at IHG would enable Vedatya’s students to be prepared for global career.
Dating back to 1824, Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) is one of the largest and most popular universities in the UK with over 38,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students, including a diverse community of 3,000 international students from 120 countries.
The University is now placed among the global top 3% of institutions and is ranked in the world’s top 200 universities under 50 years old.
More than £400 million investment is planned to further develop our world-class facilities, including the foundation of the International Screen School Manchester and a joint-venture international medical school.
We deliver outstanding research that addresses the biggest challenges facing contemporary society. 85% of research impact at the University is graded as world- leading or internationally excellent‡ and you will be taught by academics who are leading experts in their disciplines.
Manchester Met has earned a strong reputation for developing work-ready global graduates. our courses focus on industry experience and employability, and there are links to over 70 professional associations and strong working relationships with global industry leaders.
The University has academic partnerships around the world. These include collaborative teaching partnerships where Manchester Metropolitan University degrees are delivered with local partners, student exchange partnerships and research collaborations.
Our Manchester campus is located amongst world-renowned nightlife, music, arts, shopping and sports venues in Britain’s ‘best city to live in’.
You can find out more information about Vedatya and it’s partnership with MMU by clicking here.
Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland (CAA) is regarded as Switzerland’s best culinary school and one of the world’s finest due to the comprehensive curriculum that blends a top-rated culinary arts education with practical business theory, nurtures talent, feeds curiosity, and builds strong foundations to succeed in the world of culinary arts.
Tourism and Hospitality Skill Council (THSC) is a Not-for-Profit organization, registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860. It is promoted by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with inclusive representation of the Government, Industry, Industry Associations and Training Institutes across India, and financially supported by National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).
THSC, which is formed by the Industry and for the Industry to tackle the skilling of large manpower to fulfill the industry requirement, plays a crucial role in bridging this ever-growing gap of skilled manpower for the hospitality sector. THSC is mandated to create a robust and sustainable eco-system for skill development in the industry. It caters to all the sub sectors of the Industry – Hotels, Tour Operators, Food Service Restaurants, Facilities Management and Cruise Liners.
Vedatya Institute is a THSC affiliated training partner, delivering jointly certified short term skills based courses.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, popularly known as Virginia Tech (VT), is a public land-grant university with a main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, educational facilities in six regions statewide, and a study-abroad site in Switzerland. The commonwealth’s third-largest university and a leading research institution, Virginia Tech offers 240 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 32,000 students and manages a research portfolio of $513 million. The university fulfills its land-grant mission of transforming knowledge to practice through technological leadership and by fueling economic growth and job creation locally, regionally, and across Virginia.
US News & World Report’s America’s Best Graduate Schools 2015 ranked the College of Engineering 21st among the nation’s best engineering schools for graduate studies. Among public universities, the College of Engineering’s graduate program which has more than 2,000 students – ranks 10th in the US Virginia Tech’s Master of Information Technology degree program and ranks 2nd on US News’ Top Online Education list.
Each year, the university receives thousands of awards to conduct research from an ever-expanding base of sponsors. Researchers pursue new discoveries in agriculture, biotechnology, information and communication technology, human health, transportation, energy management (including leadership in fuel-cell technology and power electronics), security, sustainability, and a wide range of other engineering, scientific, social science, and creative fields.
The discovery and dissemination of new knowledge are central to the University’s mission. Through its focus on teaching and learning, research and discovery, and outreach and engagement, the university creates, conveys, and applies knowledge to expand personal growth and opportunity, advance social and community development, foster economic competitiveness, and improve the quality of life.
You can find more information about Virginia Tech and our partnership by clicking here.
Mr. Kalappa KB, Senior Vice President – Human Resources, Columbia Asia Hospitals stated the following about this partnership.
At Columbia Asia, we value our people the most. We create a culture of fellowship and partnership amongst team members thereby encouraging positivity and aura at the work place. As a healthcare organization, its intellectual capital – its people – plays a strategic role in shaping its future. It is critical that organizations renew on investing in talent management as well as focus on building a leadership culture and an engaging environment in order to be future ready.
Partnership with Vedatya will help to create a bench strength and pipeline for critical roles for Columbia Asia Hospitals. We look forward for this association with the ever enthusiastic team of Vedatya.
Shloka Events is a full service event management company that specializes in organizing luxury events, especially weddings. The company, run by a team of seasoned hospitality professionals, has planned numerous unforgettable events for diverse clients across the globe.
Their expertise lies in planning and executing contemporary, exceptional and chic events, by breaking away from the monotony of traditional weddings. The company offers a gamut of services which include providing décor themes and set designs, organizing entertainment and performances, managing guests, organizing catering services, arranging for memorable photography, helping to narrow down and select the trousseau and destination among others.
The team at Shloka brings about fresh perspective and innovative approach to wedding design, event planning & management that is nonetheless merged with traditional wedding planning and etiquette to create events that are unforgettable and one which the client would cherish for the rest of their life.
The Shloka leadership team is led by Yuvraj Singh Johar who is the Managing Director and Chief – Mentor at Shloka Events. A seasoned hospitality professional who has served the industry untiringly for over a decade and a half, Yuvraj is a graduate from the Indian Institute of Hotel Management (The Taj School), and also has to his credit, a vocational training course in Food & Beverage which he had attended at the Cornell University USA.
You can find more information about Shloka Events and our partnership by clicking here.