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"Indian School of Public Policy" launched;1st batch to commence from Aug, 2019

New Delhi, Oct 23 (UNI) The Indian School of Public Policy (ISPP) keeping focus on design and management of institutions and rules that govern society was launched by former-policy makers, industry-leaders, philanthropists and eminent academicians here on Tuesday.
The launch was flagged off by a keynote address by Gurcharan Das, public intellectual and author and an inaugural address by N.K. Singh, Chairperson, Fifteenth Finance Commission of India and former MP, Rajya Sabha.
The school intends to develop a new class of policy leaders for India by equipping policy professionals with knowledge, skills, wisdom and ethics to understand, design and implement local solutions to India’s enduring policy and governance challenges.
The one-year, Master’s equivalent program will be a blended design of theory, perspectives and best-practices of public policy from around the world, augmented with technical, managerial and leadership skills.
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QS World Univ ranking: IIT-Bombay improves its rank; IIT Delhi, IISC in top 200

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