Noida, UP India (PressExposure) February 22, 2011 -- The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was rewarded with an award for Innovation in Academic & Industry Interface at National B-school Awards, organized by DNA and Star Group. The Institute was also honored with an award for Industry Related Curriculum in International Business.
Innovation, Leadership and Development are the crucial elements in every Business School. B-Schools who continuously innovate, differentiate themselves from others who do not. DNA and Star Group presented Innovative B-school Awards in recognition of leadership and development, marketing and industry interface of B-schools.
The awards were well researched and chosen by an independent jury and a panel of professionals who believe in nurturing talent and in recognizing the best of the best.
Dr. (Mrs.) Vijaya Katti, Chairperson Research, the senior most faculty member in the Institute represented IIFT at the award function and accepted the award.
"It is indeed a proud moment for IIFT to receive such recognitions. IIFT, over the years has always focused on Industry interface and matching the best requirements of the Industry in terms of its curriculum," said Dr. Katti, on receiving the award.
IIFT was set up in 1963 by the Government of India as an autonomous organization to help professionalize the country's foreign trade management and increase exports by developing human resources; generating, analyzing and disseminating data; and conducting research. Today it is a deemed university and one of India's most prestigious business schools.
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