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Commenting on the development, Mr. Vikas Singh, Business

Head and Vice President, Pearson India said, "We're committed to creating personalised, meaningful experiences for all learners that ultimately help them achieve their education and professional goals. This collaboration is a testimony of personalised learning experience created through a highly efficacious framework. Pearson's global expertise in learning solutions ensured that students get access to global & Indian editions from world-renowned authors in the desired format, as per latest technology."

Separately, Harvard Business School Publishing permitted SPJIMR to deliver all teaching cases electronically directly to the Kindles.

Vivek Chachra, Country Manager, HBP India, said, "Harvard Business Publishing is delighted to support SPJIMR in this path-breaking initiative by enabling distribution of content for the incoming PGDM students. Enhancing ease of access helps unleash the real power of our globally-relevant and application-oriented academic content. We are thrilled to see SPJIMR continuing to take the lead amongst B-Schools in India."


S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR) (http://www.Spjimr.Org ) is a constituent of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan and is ranked among the top ten business schools of India. As a premier school of management, SPJIMR is noted for pedagogic innovations and pioneering programmes, which have helped the Institute, stand out for its unique and distinctive path in management education. The philosophical pillars upon which rests the edifice of SPJIMR's educational pedagogy and development are 'influencing practice' and 'promoting value-based growth'. SPJIMR currently operates only from its 45-acre campus in Andheri, Mumbai. To avoid confusing us with any other institution, look for the five strokes logo and the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan association.

SPJIMR's MBA-equivalent two-year full time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) is the largest programme of the Institute. SPJIMR runs a highly successful Post Graduate Family Managed Business (PGFMB) programme, the 15-month Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM), the Post Graduate Executive Management Programme (PGEMP), the Global Management Programme (GMP - formerly known as PGCIM), the Post Graduate Programme in Development Management (PGPDM) programme. The Institute runs several shorter term programmes like the PMP Preparatory Programme, the Post Graduate Certificate in Advanced Project Management, Doing Business in India (DBI), Start Your Business (SYB) and Grow Your Business (GYB). SPJIMR has launched several new programmes like the Post Graduate Management Programme for Women (PG-MPW), a management programme for women aspiring to return to the workforce, the Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) and in association with the Times of India group a Programme in Strategic Media & Entertainment Management (PSMEM).

About Amazon:

Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon. For more information, visit


About Higher Education - Harvard Business Publishing: Business educators worldwide use course materials from the Higher Education group to add dynamic, real-life perspectives to undergraduate, MBA, and executive education programs. We also offer resources and seminars that support participant-centered learning, the cornerstone of a teaching practice that stimulates students' thinking and prepares them for future managerial decision-making. The Higher Education website expedites course planning and direct delivery of materials to students - including cases, articles, online simulations and courses. For more information, visit http://www.Hbsp.Harvard.Edu

About Pearson:

Founded in 1844, Pearson is the world's learning company, with 40,000 employees in more than 70 countries. From school education, test preparation and higher education to professional qualifications, Pearson's publications, curriculum materials, multimedia learning tools, assessment programs and integrated services help people of all ages make measurable progress in their lives through learning. To know more about us, visit https://in.Pearson.Com . Media Contact:

Prof. Abbasali Gabula



Deputy Director (External Relations & Administration) S.P.

First Published: Sat, July 15 2017. 11:02 IST