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    AACBE Organizes Educational Seminar on The Role of Business Education in Fostering the Culture of Dialogue and Understanding

     

    AACBE’s seminar brought together higher educational leaders, scholars and students to discuss how higher education today, contributes or could contribute to creating a culture of dialogue at the institutional, local, regional and international levels

     

    (Miami, FL – May 28th, 2014), AACBE was particularly pleased to host this seminar as its theme was and is in line with AACBE’s goal to promote cooperation and understanding at the international, regional and national levels and contribute to human dignity and solidarity through business education, teaching and learning, research and service.

     

    The seminar successfully concluded convening university leaders from 42 institutions in 24 countries across the globe to exchange their valuable knowledge, learn from the discussions and presentations, and network in the most relaxed atmosphere. The 24 countries represented in the seminar were Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, China, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Jordan, Korea, Malaysia, Oman, Pakistan, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Zimbabwe.

     

    The seminar was opened by Shayne Wild, AACBE representative with a lecture on the quality of business education and what universities can do to be recognized globally. A multitude of other notable speakers also gave enlightening presentations on topics like institutes global engagement in enhancing business education standards and faculty recruitment. The session also premiered the AACBE’s accreditation metrics and ranking system. It engaged the university leaders in determining the indicators that would be forming the rankings criteria. The seminar discussed about how business schools are looking for ways to increase recognition and credibility by improving their quality of education and other student-driven facilities. They also want to see their graduates working for reputed organizations. All this is possible only when their institutes are accredited by renowned accreditation organizations like AACBE. A quality-based set of core values and concepts were also introduced that will bring AACBE accredited school to a high level of excellence. The result is not only effective change, but also a renewed excitement for the educational mission. AACBE accreditation creates a sense of pride throughout the faculty, the business school, and the institution. AACBE accreditation allows institutes to offer the education students and parents are seeking— the education that equips students with the skill set to succeed in a competitive job market.

     

    “We sincerely thank all our participants for their meaningful engagement and their motivating feedback. We hope we continue organizing this prestigious seminar as perfectly as this year—boosting camaraderie among university presidents while shedding light on globalization strategies at the macro level,” said Jack Dawyne, AACBE’s communication officer.

     

    AACBE recognizes that business education takes place within a dynamic, complex environment that requires innovative approaches to achieving high-quality educational outcomes. AACBE is committed to a holistic approach to achieving excellence in business education. AACBE and its members work hand in hand with the aim of assuring students that the education they get from a school is of high quality and will help them get rewarding jobs globally. Its evaluation team consists of leading professionals who have designed stringent evaluation standards that are approved by the business industry. When an institute applies for AACBE for accreditation, it will undergo a strict evaluation procedure and will be offered accreditation only when we are sure that the education you provide is recognized by the corporate industry.

     

    About AACBE
    AACBE is a world's leading accreditation body, accrediting business schools in major regions of the world. Our success lies in the hard work and experience of our evaluation commission members. Belonging to leading companies, they are well-versed in AACBE's accreditation standards and only accredit the business schools that offer education on a par with current business standards. Over the years, AACBE accreditation has become the prime need of business schools globally because of its strong accreditation process as well as the value our accreditation offers to different institutes. Today, more than 5000 companies worldwide prefer students who graduate from AACBE-accredited schools.
    For more information, please contact:
    Phone No.: 1-866-982-7772
    Website: http://www.aacbe.org

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