NMIMS University sets up Centre for Manufacturing Excellence

in collaboration with Warwick University, UK



Mumbai, August 16, 2013: SVKM’S Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Deemed-to-be University, Mumbai, has set up Center for Manufacturing Excellence in collaboration with Warwick University. This initiative is going to prove a valuable contributor in national growth particularly in the scenario of decline in manufacturing sector and countries like China taking over. 

Dr. Rajan Saxena, Vice Chancellor, NMIMS University said, “India can strengthen its competitive position in the world economy only when all three engines of economy  namely manufacturing, agriculture and services are boosted and they work in tandem. Innovation and excellence in all the three and particularly in manufacturing is the need of hour.” 

In order to fill the gap, NMIMS has set up the Centre for Manufacturing Excellence which will offer specially designed Master’s and Doctoral programs. The centre will also have partnerships with some of the leading manufacturing corporate. The objectives of the centre is to educate and train engineers, managers and leaders in manufacturing as well as to carry out research in manufacturing excellence and to develop leadership in the sector. 

The programs of Centre of Manufacturing Excellence are being designed and will be started shortly. The centre will be powered with faculty of NMIMS University’s School of Business Management and Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management & Engineering who will work along with faculty of Warwick University, UK to deliver the programs and carry out research and consultancy. 



Located in the heart of India’s financial capital - Mumbai, SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (www.nmims.ed) is amongst the nation’s prime centers of educational excellence & research. With the legacy of 32 years, NMIMS has grown to not only being one of the top 10 B-Schools in India but also emerged as a multi-disciplinary university with eight constituent schools that include Management, Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture, Commerce, Business Economics, Science & Distance Learning and four campuses at Mumbai, Shirpur, Bengaluru & Hyderabad.. Today more than 12000 students and 350 full time faculty members are part of India’s most sought after academic community, i.e., NMIMS 



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