The 5th World Education Congress & Global Awards are presented for Excellence in Education, Leadership & Teaching. In the year 2015-16 the award ceremony was conducted at Taj Lands End, Bandra, Mumbai. The Congress brings several Global Personalities in Education and Academics under one roof. The theme for the CONGRESS was ‘Quality Education for Sustainable & Inclusive Growth’.
The speakers at the Congress consisted of experts namely Mr. Robert Ridley, Vice-Chancellor, Mzuzu University; Dr. (Prof.) Rakesh Premi, Director, GHS-IMR; Prof. Tyrone Pretorius, Vice-Chancellor, University of the Western Cape; Dr. Roseann O’Reilly Runte, President & Vice-Chancellor, Carleton University & other reputed dignitaries.
The Vivekanand Education Society and its institutions have been awarded the ‘Global Award in Educational Institute with Best Academic and Industry Interface’ which was received by VES Secretary Shri Dinesh Tahiliani. VES President Shri Mahesh Tejwani has also been conferred with the ‘Global award for Outstanding Contribution to Education’.
These recognitions were the outcome of achievements at various levels: The extension activities through varied avenues, enhanced research output and commendable student performance in academics, extracurricular activities (sports and cultural), all have been very satisfying and rewarding. Several practices have contributed to quality enhancement and assurance measures that have been internalized into our processes.