Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit: 56 MoUs signed in Higher Education sector

Education is the backbone of the society and it should be updated at all times. This has been the main aim of the concerned ministries and they have been doing many changes to get the education system to a new high. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had made it clear that not every big event needs to be held in Delhi. And therefore the step was taken forward that the International Summit for Education was organized in Gujarat. This summit was planned to be held at Vigyan Bhawan in Delhi, however, with the announcement of the Prime Minister, it was moved to Gandhi Mandir in Gandhinagar. The summit was conducted from November 27-29 and was inaugurated by the Prime Minister. Although this event was organized by the Ministry, all the resources related to the infrastructure and logistics were provided by the government of Gujarat.

Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017

It has been established as the most important event for the investments in the state ever since it started in the year 2003. The Summit helps in the effective investment promotion and the sustainable development to ensure policy coherence. This summit has become a great platform for the exchange of ideas, knowledge sharing, network building, opening up new business opportunities along with the signing of cooperation partnership and agreement. All these will help the country to resolve some global challenges which are currently faced by all. The 8th Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit for the year 2017 started today at Mahatma Mandir Gandhinagar and will end on 13th January. The main focus of the Summit is Sustainable Economic and Social Development which will enhance the level of education.


This movement will bring the state heads and ministers together along with other leaders of the corporate world and senior policy makers from around the world to make the world of education a better place. It has certainly valued propositions which will help the education in general. Let us look at them in detail.

  • It brings all the big names and powerful and influential leaders under one roof to brainstorm the current situation and to make a road map for the future.
  • The potential of collaboration and partnership is gauged by the Subject Matter Experts so that the ideas can be exchanged to bring uniformity.
  • A strong network base is created to garner interactions between B2G and B2B stakeholders.
  • A great spread of demo sessions can be held under one roof which is laid at a whopping 1,25,000 sq.mtrs that showcase technology, latest trends and products and services.

All these Summits have a global aim of empowering India to be the best in the global economies. It gives a lift to the education system and ensures that new ideas of education and learning are shared with the world so that it can be applied in all the sectors to make a huge impact in the world economy.

At the very first day of the Summit, as much s 157 MoUs in Education sector were signed. Gujarat Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama said, “Today, total 157 MOUs has been signed by Education Department with intention of strategic partnership & investment for improving the quality of education. Total 40 MOUs with technical education, 61 MOUs with higher education & 56 MOUs in Primary & Secondary education sector. These MOUs are signed vide Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2017 event. During executions of this MoU skill development activities, knowledge centres & research activities will enhance & in turn opportunities of employment for the youth of Gujarat.”

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