Northpoint Centre of Learning has won the prestigious “DNA Innovative B-School Awards” in the category of “Innovation in Building Academic & Industry Interface”. Northpoint was awarded for its unique training model that builds actionable knowledge. The Centre achieves this through a close partnership with the industry to deliver customized development of effective talent for the industry.
Mumbai, Maharashtra, February 25, 2015 — Northpoint Centre of Learning has won the prestigious “DNA Innovative B-School Awards” in the category of “Innovation in Building Academic & Industry Interface”. Northpoint was awarded for its unique training model that builds actionable knowledge. The Centre achieves this through a close partnership with the industry to deliver customized development of effective talent for the industry. Active engagement with industry ensures the relevance of the curriculum and training content which the industry participates in, it’s delivery by senior practising managers and substantial on the job internships.
Thus, Northpoint is NOT just another B-School. It is a centre of excellence for professional skill development in specialized areas of business. It provides a bridge between the industry’s need for specialized trained talent and career opportunities for young professionals.
“We are very happy that Northpoint has been awarded for its innovation in building the academic and industry interface. This award is gratifying because it recognizes our continuing mission to develop and deliver specialized programs for young graduates, programs that are immediately responsive to current industry needs.” says Prem Mehta, Chairman of the Northpoint Centre of Learning.
The award was presented by Dr. Chandra Mauli Dwivedi, Director – N. L. Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Mr. Barttanu Das, Head HR – Blue Dart at Hotel Taj Land’s End Mumbai. The DNA innovative B-School awards recognize innovation as a key competence which helps business schools gain a competitive edge. This was the seventh year in which all the achievers were given recognitions for business innovations.
Northpoint partners with leading companies in India to maintain an exceptionally high standard of learning that is relevant and ensures that its graduates are job-ready on completion of the program. These organisations include, Nielsen India, Lowe Lintas, Leo Burnett, Ogilvy, JWT, Lintas Media Group, Dentsu Aegis Network, Carat, iProspect Communicate 2, Posterscope, Vizeum, Carat Fresh Integrated, Doosra, Isobar, Dentsu, Hyperspace, Taproot India, PS Live, Webchutney, Brandscope, Ambient, PSI, Milestone Brandcom, Select Direct, Position2, Social Wavelength and AY Digital (New York).
About Northpoint Centre of Learning:
Northpoint is NOT another B-school. Established in 2003, Northpoint Centre of Learning offers Post Graduate programs in Marketing Research, Out-of-home & Marketing Communications, with specializations in Advertising, Digital Communications and Media Management. The intent is to build effective careers with relevant skills for young professionals and working executives, and also to develop quality talent for the marketing industry. Northpoint Centre of Learning works through a close partnership with industry to deliver unique customized development of effective talent through sustained engagement which ensures that all training is immediately responsive to today’s business needs for talent.
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