President Dedicates BML Munjal University to the Nation
President hails the university as one of the finest private universities in the country for its commendable efforts towards research and innovation
President of India, Pranab Mukherjee today recently dedicated BML Munjal University to the nation, calling it ‘one of the finest private universities in the country'.
This vote of confidence from the President for the university shows that the university has become a beacon for emerging private institutions in the country, expected to emerge as a landmark institution. Speaking on the occasion, the President said, “I am happy to dedicate BML Munjal University to the nation. In less than 10 years from now, nearly 140 million people will be in the college- going age group. The onus is on the higher-education institutions to prepare students to be globally relevant and sensitive to the needs of socio-economy. Shri Brijmohan Lall Munjal knew the importance of learning skills and the value of being practical. True to this philosophy, BMU has been modelled on the principle of practicality, which is unique in India’s higher education landscape today. I hope that such an effort is emulated by others venturing into this noble field.”
Dr. S. K. Munjal, Chancellor of BML Munjal University said, “On behalf of BML Munjal University, I am extremely grateful to get this recognition and honor from the honorable President of India, Pranab Mukherjee today.
Research, development and application are the need of the hour and these are the most important components of the eco-system of BML Munjal University. The requirement of today's educational system is to focus on innovation and research, and India's education system will have to take on the challenge of tapping its 'demographic dividend'.”
BMU is distinct in its unique curriculum and pedagogy, which is exemplified by up to 45% practical hands-on learning component in its programs. The University focuses on inter-disciplinary learning, R&D and innovation, along with specialized courses in Engineering, Data Analytics & Forensic Accounting.
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