Manipur International University partners with Coursera
New Delhi, March 10: Manipur International University (MIU) has announced a long-term strategic partnership with Coursera, one of the largest online learning platforms in the world, to provide its students and faculty with unlimited free access to 8,500+ world-class, job-relevant certificate courses, hands-on projects and case studies from more than 250 leading university and industry educators worldwide, including Yale University, University of Michigan, Google, IBM, and Microsoft.
The partnership will drive student employability by incorporating multidisciplinary, industry-endorsed in-demand skills, which will help to fill the gap between academia and industry. The MIU-Coursera initiative aims to equip the students with interdisciplinary skills and provide hands-on learning experiences in addition to the current curriculum. It includes essential to advanced courses in almost all disciplines, including upcoming areas like data science, cloud computing, digital marketing, IoT, AI, ML, Analytics and blockchain.
Integrating Coursera’s content into the academic curriculum will allow the University to expand its learning and teaching beyond the classroom, offer job-relevant specializations, improve job readiness before the students graduate, and step into reality. The partnership spans various domains, including Research, Technology, Computer Applications, Management, Psychology, Law, Social Sciences, Physical Science, Linguistics, Life Sciences, and Healthcare.
Through Coursera for Campus, the University, its students, and faculty will have access to the world’s latest and most essential skills. “Access to new-age quality content helps students future-proof their skills and prepares them to leverage new opportunities for success in the fast-changing world,” said Raghav Gupta, Managing Director, India and APAC, Coursera. “We are thrilled to partner with Manipur International University (MIU) to deliver high-quality learning and equip their students with industry-aligned digital and human skills.”
“This partnership will help in bridging the industry-academia gap by giving access to best quality interdisciplinary research-driven content. It will support students towards having the latest knowledge and skills which boosts their confidence for facing challenges of the world along with the additional benefit of employability,” said Dr. Harikumar Pallathadka, Chancellor of the University. “We feel proud to be partnering with Coursera, and It shows our commitment towards bringing quality education to the masses.”
It is one of the first University tie-ups for Coursera in the entire northeastern region of India except the State of Assam. Coursera has more than 92 million learners as of Sep 2021. MIU is an autonomous and aspirational research-oriented University. It has been declared an International University of Excellence, Institution of State Importance, and State Research Institute. It intends to develop the State of Manipur with much-needed quality educational infrastructure across the tribal areas under the unique PPP mode. It is helmed as one of the achievements of the present Government.
MIU is also the first University from India to sign a Memorandum of Affiliation (MoA) with the prestigious Council of Higher Education Accreditation / International Quality Group (CHEA/CIQG) of the USA, which is designed to affirm, support, and promote fundamental principles for higher education quality with another signatory from India being the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Bengaluru.
14 thoughts on “Manipur International University partners with Coursera to impart new age skills”
508270 885288I see something really intriguing about your web site so I saved to bookmarks . 249416
426319 645399I want to thank you for the exceptional post!! I definitely liked every bit of it. Ive bookmarked your web web site so I can take a appear at the latest articles you post later on. 411010
648936 530646Hello! Ive been following your weblog for a while now and lastly got the courage to go ahead and give you a shout out from Kingwood Texas! Just wanted to mention keep up the good work! 5769
770526 192439I was examining some of your content on this internet site and I believe this site is rattling instructive! Maintain putting up. 534670
226745 451341More than and more than once again I take into consideration these problem. As a matter of fact it was not even yesterday that I last thought about it. To be honest, what is your thought though? 144057
209810 238592Wow, incredible blog format! How lengthy have you been blogging for? you make running a blog glance simple. The full glance of your website is amazing, as smartly the content material material! 880624
367601 432906Also, weblog often and with interesting material to keep individuals interested in coming back and checking for updates. 18420
31315 339324But an additional intelligent weblog! Completely cannot wait for a great deal much more! 123554
798533 416450HURRAY! cant balladeer. by virtue of himself by what name highly. 377906
72530 313663Of course like your internet site but you need to have to check the spelling on several of your posts. Several of them are rife with spelling troubles and I uncover it very bothersome to tell the truth nevertheless Ill surely come back once again. 357798
230498 105969Hey mate, .This was an excellent post for such a hard subject to talk about. I look forward to seeing several much more superb posts like this 1. Thanks 70419
831135 681036Youve genuinely written a quite very good quality post here. Thank you extremely a lot 856988
279749 713308I really like this blog site, will undoubtedly come back again. Make sure you carry on creating quality content articles. 138402
685165 413088its great as your other articles : D, regards for posting . 659709