Hotline: 1800 102 2007
Search Business Opportunities
Mar, 19 2018

Reliance Foundation to set up a university: Nita Ambani

Reliance Foundation is already providing education to over 16,000 children annually with the setup of 14 schools across country.

Reliance Foundation, which is the country’s largest private foundation, has planned to set up a university for cutting-edge research and innovation as well as nurturing future leaders, musicians, scientists and Olympians, said its founder-Chairperson Nita Ambani.

Speaking at an event last evening, she said sports and education are the two pillars on which ‘India tomorrow’ will rise.

With her husband Mukesh Ambani, Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director, in the audience, she delivered a talk titled ‘The Great Equaliser: Sports and Education For All.’

She said, “Even the world’s best and biggest companies have a finite lifespan. But educational institutions are timeless. They live and breathe and grow in the generations whom they empower. And that is why, Reliance Foundation is planning to set up a world-class university.”

The university, she said, will collaborate with the top universities around the world and prepare future generations to face the world, with knowledge and skills.

Ambani said India is home to one sixth of humanity and half of its population is under the age of 25.

She said, “One-fifth of all young people in the world are Indians. In the next two decades, while the world ages, India is poised to become younger. India’s youth will build India’s tomorrow.Mukesh and I have a big dream and a firm commitment — to make the Right Education, and the Right to Education available to all.”

Reliance Foundation is providing education to over 16,000 children annually with the setup of 14 schools across country.

She said, “Our newest two schools are in Uttarakhand. These are the schools that were completely destroyed during the floods in Uttarakhand in 2013, which we have rebuilt now.”

Stating that scarcity of quality teachers and the lack of infrastructure continue to be India’s major challenges, she said creative and quality content as well as innovative and cost-effective methods are the need of the hour.

Related opportunities
  • Pizzeria
    Start your own pizza joint by becoming a Go69 Franchisee:..
    Locations looking for expansion Uttar Pardesh
    Establishment year 2014
    Franchising Launch Date 2015
    Investment size Rs. 2lac - 5lac
    Space required 400
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit, Multiunit
    Headquater Lucknow Uttar Pardesh
  • Format Investment Brand Fee Space Staff Expected Monthly Sales ..
    Locations looking for expansion GUJARAT
    Establishment year 2011
    Franchising Launch Date 2018
    Investment size Rs. 10lac - 20lac
    Space required 200
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater NAVSARI GUJARAT
  • Preschools
    About Us: Established in 2005, Humming buds is the first ISO..
    Locations looking for expansion Delhi
    Establishment year 2005
    Franchising Launch Date 2019
    Investment size Rs. 10lac - 20lac
    Space required 2130
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater New delhi Delhi
  • Quick Service Restaurants
    Looking for your own lucrative business in ever growing fast..
    Locations looking for expansion New Delhi
    Establishment year 2009
    Franchising Launch Date 2012
    Investment size Rs. 10lac - 20lac
    Space required 200 - 800
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater Rajouri New Delhi
Insta-Subscribe to
The Franchising World
For hassle free instant subscription, just give your number and email id and our customer care agent will get in touch with you
OR Click here to Subscribe Online
Daily Updates
Submit your email address to receive the latest updates on news & host of opportunities