Thursday, June 12, 2008

IIM-A India’s 1st to get Equis

Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM-A)announced the acquisition of the prestigious European Quality Improvement System (Equis) accreditation. IIM-A is the first and only B-school in India to obtain the accreditation.Equis is a leading international system of quality assessment, improvement and accreditation of higher education management and business administration institutions. There are 113 Equis-recognised schools in the world, in 33 countries.IIM-A has been granted the three-year accreditation with two other B-schools Antai College of Economics Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, PR China and Bentley College, US.This is first accreditation in India and new schools joining the Equis community from China and the US. We embrace the diversity new schools bring to the network and believe this is what makes Equis the most sophisticated and benchmarking tool for management education.The IIM-A campus is celebrating as the accreditation brings global recognition with it.

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