MUMBAI, May 21, 2019 – WIFA Skillanation and Patkar-Varde College, Best College of the University of Mumbai 2017, have introduced a new set of dual-certification Programs programs from this academic year onwards for students wishing to pursue:
In these Programs, students will earn their Bachelor and Master Degree from the University of Mumbai and their Diploma from WIFA Skillanation.
Mr. Souter Vaz, Secretary of WIFA said “The relevance of a Dual Certification for students is to make themselves more marketable to prospective employers and it also signifies that students with such additional certification are highly motivated, ambitious and committed to continuing professional education.”
Dr. Mala Kharkar, CEO of Chikitsak Samuha which runs Patkar-VArde Varde College added, “The certification of the students by the Industry as well as the University endorses their sports industry exposure throughout their academic learning period and helps them build their network of contacts and gain valuable experience working on live sports events such as IPL and ISL amongst many others”.
Mr. Henry Menezes, CEO of WIFA added “What makes this Program extremely beneficial for students is the combined powerful platform that these institutions – Patkar-Varde College/WIFA/Skillanation together provide:
“Certification from such eminent institutions signify and validate that the holders have the education, expertise, skills and practical training to successfully manage a wide array of sport management aspects”
said Dr. Gurunath Pandit, Jt. Secretary of Chikitsak Samuha.
The Programs have been designed to offer a theoretical as well as a practical approach and have been designed keeping in mind the mantra – Sports are best learned on the field and not in classrooms. While the curriculum includes learning in a classroom, the majority of the learning will take place on an actual field.
Students will also be given get hands-on experience by working with actual multiple sports team, brands, and events. Internships will includeStudents will also get internship opportunities to working on all major sports events in the country. The Programs programs intend to provide a holistic approach towards learning Sports Management concepts by actually providing hands-on and practical experience to students that gives them a better understanding of all the nitty-gritty elements aspects that make upof this fast growing Sports industry of Sports!
Information on the program and details of the Admission eligibility criteria and process is available on 8454833377.