Korea Labour Educational Institute inks MOU with IMI
The Korea Labor Education Institute (KLEI), Kwangju, Republic of Korea and The International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi signed on a deal acknowledging their mutual interest in entering into a collaborative relation and providing high education to the interested parties in the Asian region.Tweet
-- The Korea Labor Education Institute (KLEI), Kwangju, Republic of Korea and The International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi signed on a deal acknowledging their mutual interest in entering into a collaborative relation and providing high education to the interested parties in the Asian region.
Dr. C.S. Venkata Ratnam, Director, IMI and Dr. Sun, Han Seung , President, Korea Labor Education Institute agree to voluntarily cooperate according to their respective roles and competencies in establishing a cooperative relationship.
While signing the MOU, Mr. Park, Janghwan, Secretary General said that “KLEI works to promote the genuine values of labor education for various bodies and key players in and outside Korea. The tie-up will help establish a leading labor education system going hand in hand with the rapidly changing labor environment. He added, “By establishing a cooperative system with IMI, KLEI will actively exchange information and enhance the contents and quality of education programs by making every effort to understand various education needs.”
Speaking on the momentous occasion, Dr. C.S. Venkata Ratnam, Director, IMI said, “Both the signatories to this Memorandum of Understanding shall aid in developing a new project of education and training for sound labor-management relations and sustainable economic development. Also this MOU will help in implementing a personnel exchange program for human resource development in both countries.”
Also present at the MOU signing ceremony from KLEI were Mr. Shin, Keon-ho Director Labor Management Education Service and Mr. Chiwhan Lee Programme Coordinator, Education Service for Labor Administration Enhancement and from IMI Mr. Rajat Kathuria Professor & Registrar; Mr. A K Singh Professor and Dean (Corporate Relations) and Mr. Himadri Das Professor & Dean (Academic).
Both the institutes agreed to voluntarily cooperate, according to their respective roles and competencies, as follows:
- Establishing a cooperative relationship in developing a new project of education and training for sound labor-management relations and sustainable economic development in both countries.
- Implementing a joint research, educational program and international seminar related to the interests of both institutes.
- Developing another activities related to any projects mentioned above.
Notes to Editor
About Korea Labor Research Institute (KLEI)
The Korea Labor Education Institute(KLEI) was founded in 1989 under the agreement of the representatives of the tripartite of labor, management and the government in order to enrich the culture of the mutual-prosperous labor-management relations.
The educational services of the KLEI has identified the core concepts of the field and a theoretical basis of the education for the tripartite upon which it has built a highly remarkable labor educational service to each party. This work has influenced the labor-related field nation wide, earning an invaluable reputation as the most substantive and and ragogical innovative programs in labor-management relations. The KLEI believes education is the most powerful implement to contribute to augmenting the in-depth understanding of the dynamic conditions and key actors comprising of industrial relations in Korea. The KLEI has committed to building a firm educational infrastructure regarding labor-management through design, development, and practice of the educational programs. The KLEI has tried to provide easy accessibility to those opportunities.
As the national center of labor education, the KLEI has been a leader in providing the evidence of labor-management relations and articulating the rationale for the development and dissemination of labor education through multi-dimensional research. It also has served as the coordinating agent of the various activities beyond the academia that have been conducted by the KLEI. Its dedication has been linked with partnership support through such as Labor-Management Grants Program, Labor-Management Consulting Service, High Performance Work Organization Program, and other professional consulting services including advanced researches.
International Management Institute (IMI) was established in 1981, as an autonomous non-profit educational society under the Societies Registration Act 1860 in collaboration with International Management Institute, Geneva to meet the widely felt need for internationally oriented management education/ training for managers at all levels in industry, government and public systems. The academic program’s of the institute continues to enjoy full support of the corporate sector as well as the Government of India since its inception. Today, IMI holds a place of distinction among the premier schools of management for being the first corporate sponsored business school with strong international orientation in India.
IMI follows international standard curricula in its programs, which has been enriched by its academic collaborations with International Institute for Management Development (IIMD), Lausane (erstwhile International Management Institute, Geneva); Faculty of Management, McGill University, Montreal, and Manchester Business School, U.K, prepares participants to successfully manage and lead in an increasingly global business environment. IMI’s educational programs have been recognized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India. The corporate world in India, public, private, multinational companies, international consulting firms and other organizations have employed its alumni who are rightly called, the Achievers.
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