Inside JGU 2019 - Issue 6 (June)

JGU conducts 3rd Jindal Global Summer School – Aspire India Scholars Programme 2019


The International Institute for Higher Education Research & Capacity Building (IIHEd) at JGU launched the third edition of the Aspire India Scholars Programme (AISP) – Jindal Global Summer School 2019 on June 2, 2019. The third cohort of the AISP Summer School comprised 103 students from CBSE, ICSE, State Board and IB schools across a number of Indian cities and towns, including Delhi, Lucknow, Chandigarh Mumbai, Chennai, Lucknow, Pathankot, Ludhiana, Dehradun, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Noida, Gurugram, and Chandigarh, Ramghad, Coimbatore, Ramghad, Jharkhand, Nashik, Nainital, Agra, Varanasi, Raipur, Chhattisgarh Belgaum, Kozhikode, Pathankot, Ujjain, Jaipur, Bhopal, Ahemedabad, Kurukshetra, Kolhapur.

AISP conducted sessions on different themes viz; Law, Justice, and Development; Business Management, Leadership, and Entrepreneurship; Diplomacy, International Relations, and Peace; Economy Public Policy, and Development; Liberal Arts, Culture, and Humanities; Media, Communication, and Public Affairs; Architecture, Planning, and Sustainability; Banking, Finance, and Accounting.

This year’s Aspire India ambassadors were: Mr. Prateek Pathak, Director, Heterotopia Media and Entertainment Private Limited and Founding President, The Internet Society (ISOC) India Mumbai; Mr. Shaun Williams, Drama Teacher, Acting Coach, TV Commercials and Director, The Cellar Door; Ms. Sulakshana Bhattacharya, Director, MishtooMade; Ms. Pallavi Rebbapragada, Senior Web Producer, Network 18 Media & Investments Limited; Ms. Aarti Chhabria, Co-Founder & CEO, Clap Global.