Mahindra University, Hyderabad is organizing the first intra-college virtual Mahindra University Model United Nations (MU MUN) conference on 22nd of November 2020.
The conference will follow the Model UN protocols and will be a day of discussions around two committees: United Nations Security Council (UNSC) and All India Political Parties Meet (AIPPM). The agendas to be discussed by the delegates will be “Reforms in the UNSC”, by the UNSC committee and “Deliberating upon the Current Criterion of Reservations in the Country and Resolving towards a Better Reservation Policy Relevant to Present-day India” in the AIPPM committee.
“Mahindra University Model UN Conference will witness the coming together of 80 delegates online and we believe that all the delegates would be immensely enriched by different points of views and the learning opportunities from the deliberations at the conference. The topics of debate are very well thought out and I look forward to the discussions and getting insights on these topics”, says Dr. Yajulu Medury, Vice Chancellor, Mahindra University.
Dr. Yajulu Medury
Model UN for M.U.N., is an educational simulation and academic activity in which students can learn about diplomacy, international relations, and the United Nations, by delegating in either a mock UN committee or these days a non-UN committee designed by the Organizing Committee of the MUN.
Model UN is a popular activity for those interested in learning more about how the UN operates and captures many diplomatic skills. Hundreds of thousands of students worldwide take part every year at all educational levels.
Mahindra University’s Ecole Centrale School of Engineering (MEC) was established through a high-level synergy between Industry and Academia. MEC’s course curriculum has been designed to ensure that the students are multi-faceted, equipped with excellent engineering education and graduate as industry-ready engineers.
MEC provides world-class infrastructure to support a strong research program for its students and faculty. MEC's vision is to train engineers, both men and women, to be entrepreneurial and innovative with good leadership qualities, so that they are capable of meeting the most demanding engineering challenges of the 21st Century.
MEC has academic partnerships with global institutions like USA’s Babson College, France’s Centrale Supelec and Groupe des Ecoles Centrale, University of Florida USA, and several others for internships and semester exchange. In addition, the contemporary curricula are being curated to incorporate emerging technologies and enable holistic development of its students.
About Mahindra University:
Mahindra Ecole Centrale College of Engineering, operating since 2014, has been subsumed into the Mahindra University (w.e.f. Academic Year 2020-21), legislated under the Telangana State Private Universities (Establishment and Regulation) Act, 2018 for “Educating future citizens for and of a better world”.
Mahindra University, headquartered in Hyderabad (India) is sponsored by Mahindra Educational Institutions (MEI), a subsidiary of Tech Mahindra Ltd., the flagship IT company of Mahindra Group, a US $ 19.4 billion group employing 2,56,000 employees across 100 countries and operating in key industries, driven by one purpose – to Rise.