Hyderabad: ICFAI Foundation of Higher Education, Deemed University, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the financial services company, MassMutual India, for launching MassMutual mentorship and training programmes for students of ICFAI University.
MassMutual India aims to provide avenues for an internship, either paid or otherwise, which later can be considered for full-time employment depending on the candidate’s performance, according to a press release.
As part of the MoU, the teams of in-house experts at MassMutual India will lead and support the entrepreneurial efforts of the students and help transform their ideas through hackathons, masterclasses, coaching, mentoring and solutioning sessions.
“We are happy to sign the MoU with ICFAI and contribute to evolving the campus talent eco-system in Hyderabad,” said Ravi Tangirala, head of MassMutual India.
Dr J Mahender Reddy, vice chancellor – ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education, added, “The agreement with MassMutual is a great value addition to ICFAI and its students which will further enhance the mentorship and internship activities during their studies.”
Dr Vijayalakshmi, registrar, Dr CS Shylajan, dean, ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad, and faculty members of ICFAI participated in the MoU signing ceremony.