The special guests from Oklahoma State University (OSU) visited Asia Pacific Institute of Management (AIM)
The Asia Pacific Institute of Management (AIM), New Delhi, has seen numerous national and international guests and visitors on its campus in the history of 25 golden years of its existence. On 3rd January 2020, some special guests from Oklahoma State University (OSU), USA, visited the campus and gave us a real New Year gift. Students and faculty of different schools and various subject matters experts arrived at the college, to explore and get some special bonding with one of the best management schools of India, AIM, New Delhi. This visit was to exchange the knowledge amongst the Indian PGDM students with the management students of OSU University.
The day started at 9:00 am with the arrival of the guest on the AIM campus. The international students and faculty members were greeted with warmth by our college director Dr. M.P. Singh and all other college staff members. They were welcomed in Indian style with tilak and garland. With a brief campus tour, followed by a morning breakfast, all the members interacted with each other. From there, they went to the seminar hall and sat for further events.
On arrival in the seminar hall, all students and faculty grabbed their seats and the Director greeted and welcomed both the faculty with bouquet and shawl.
He then started his session and he briefed everyone with the milestones of the college and shown some videos of cultural and extracurricular activities of the college. He discussed the secret of AIM's PGDM and why there is such a high demand for this course in India. He even talked about the journey of AIM since its inception till now and the ranking of the college in different ranking details The session was interactive and mesmerising in which Prof (Dr) M.P.Singh introduced every faculty member of AIM to the audience and shared the forte areas of the faculty. Dr. Singh then gave the dais to the faculty member of OSD University, where the Director of the college introduced their group members to AIM students and faculty, and he even shared their domain subjects
After this session, the entire member from OSD University visited the world-class library of the Asia Pacific. In the whole Delhi region amongst all B-schools, AIM is famous for its book rich and unparalleled library. All students became astonished by seeing such a big library of complete three stories, with thousands of books, Journals, Magazines, Newspapers, eBooks, and even the facilities of wi-fi connection.
Moreover the event was intertwined with lunch and dinner. During this visit from 3rd January to 6th January, they enjoyed the tour to the fullest and visited many tourist spots of Delhi and nearby areas. They even visited the most famous Dilli-Haat to get the knowledge of complete India in one place, and to give them the knowledge of Indian tradition and culture, college made the arrangement of puppet and magical show to show them the real picture of rural India. While going back, they all got lots of memories to cherish and remember for long.