Vidyashilp University Welcomes Prof. P. G. Babu as Vice-Chancellor, Paving the Way for Transformative Education
Additionally, his contributions to international education include serving on the board of the Erasmus Plus European Masters in Law and Economics since 2009 and managing the Journal of Quantitative Economics since 2015.
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India: Vidyashilp University, the avant-garde institution under the Vidyashilp Education Group, proudly announces the appointment of Professor P. G. Babu as its new Vice-Chancellor. This strategic addition reflects a pivotal moment in the university's commitment to delivering a transformative learning experience for India's future leaders.
Expressing her enthusiasm, the Pro-Chancellor, Dr. Kiran Pai, stated, "We are delighted to welcome Professor Babu to Vidyashilp University. His impactful leadership and profound knowledge align perfectly with our vision to revolutionize undergraduate education in India. Together, we aim to create a new-age university in Bengaluru that empowers students to courageously solve grand challenges and create employment."
Professor Babu brings a wealth of experience, having served as the Director of the Madras Institute of Development Studies and held an esteemed Adam Smith Chair Professorship in Philosophy and Economics at the University of Bayreuth in Germany. His global influence is underscored by teaching engagements at prestigious institutions such as Yale University, the University of Hamburg, and the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad. Additionally, his contributions to international education include serving on the board of the Erasmus Plus European Masters in Law and Economics since 2009 and managing the Journal of Quantitative Economics since 2015.
Renowned Academic Leader Professor P. G. Babu Appointed Vice-Chancellor at Vidyashilp University
In his vision for Vidyashilp University, Vice-Chancellor Professor Babu stated, "I am honored to join Vidyashilp University and contribute to its mission of providing a transformative learning experience. The emphasis on interdisciplinary education resonates with my commitment to pushing the boundaries of knowledge. Together, we will explore new knowledge, shape the future of education, and foster a culture of collaboration and high performance."
Under Professor Babu's leadership, Vidyashilp University aims to uphold its tradition of excellence and innovation, positioning itself as a leading institution addressing complex challenges through interdisciplinary approaches.
The collaboration signifies a powerful synergy between Prof. Babu's global expertise and the Vidyashilp legacy. With his leadership, Vidyashilp University is set to thrive, providing students with a holistic and new-age educational experience.
About Vidyashilp University:
Vidyashilp University (VU), Bengaluru, is the culmination of a four-decade legacy of the Vidyashilp Education Group (VSEG). Offering an interdisciplinary approach to emerging new-age domains, VU's disruptive curriculum provides in-depth domain knowledge, an understanding of its applicability, and real-world exposure. The university focuses on building domain expertise and providing an intellectually, personally, and socially transformative interdisciplinary learning experience.