CEO & MD Infosys appointed as Advisory Prof at ECNU
Dr. Vishal Sikka, CEO and MD of Infosys, has been appointed the new advisory professor at The East China Normal University (ECNU). The East China Normal University is a prestigious university in China. At a ceremony held on 24th March 2015, Professor Shijun Tong, CCP Secretary of ECNU, formally conferred the Advisory Professorship.
Dr. Sikka is a global business leader who is also the CEO and MD of Infosys. The passion and enthusiasm, which he has for lifelong learning, has led him to work with universities and also among students. This has always made him motivate the students to pursue and explore the areas of their interests.
As the CEO of Infosys, Dr. Sikka has always given prominence to innovation to improve and renew existing ways of working which will also bring new ways of working, thinking, finding and resolving problems.
ECNU is a premier university in China that was established in the year 1951. This university has about 22 schools and colleges and 5 advanced research institutes. There are a total of 58 departments which offer 70 undergraduate programs in various fields like education, humanities, science, economics, engineering, management, philosophy, law, history and arts.
The university also offers 38 postgraduate programs of state Primary Disciplines and one professional doctoral program. This university also offers professional postgraduate programs as well.