Iconic probiotic brand manufacturer Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd., signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SRM University, Delhi-NCR, Sonepat, Haryana, in the core areas of education and sharing knowledge. The rationale of this MoU is aimed to promote and populate, more effective use of each of their resources, and provide each of them with enhanced opportunities. The MoU was signed between Mr. Hiroshi Hamada, Managing Director, Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd. and Prof. V. Samuel Raj, Registrar, SRM University Delhi-NCR, Sonepat, Haryana, today, amidst a packed gathering.
Mr Hiroshi Hamada MD Yakult Danone India Pvt Ltd, Prof N K Ganguly Former DG ICMR, Prof (Dr) Paramjit S Jaswal VC SRM University Sonepat and Prof V Samuel Raj Dean SRM University Sonepat Haryana
The MoU between Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd. and SRM University Delhi-NCR, Haryana, will entail collaboration on a gamut of areas, such as skilled based training and Internship, industrial visits and tour of Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd. factory. There will also be an exchange of information on the recent advances in the science of gut microbiota and probiotic and guidance will be provided to the students on new areas for research in gut microbiota and probiotics. Additionally, both parties will explore, co-operate, and collaborate in future activities, which may be mutually beneficial to each other.
Hailing this collaboration, Mr. Hiroshi Hamada, Managing Director, Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd. remarked, “We are indeed delighted to collaborate with a value-driven university like SRM University. As a brand, we promote health and happiness across geographies. Our collaboration with SRM University, will give us a strong platform to identify opportunities, where we can collaborate on health, skill development, research, science etc. The aim is to play a role of a catalyst, to make significant impact on the lives of people. Our state-of-the-art factory at Sonepat, has most modern facilities, where we follow stringent processes, to make a world class probiotic product, Yakult. We wish to collaborate, engage and educate the SRM family, and leverage our core strength, for the benefit of the society.”
Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Paramjit S. Jaswal, Vice Chancellor, SRM University Delhi-NCR said, “We are excited to partner with a globally popular probiotic brand Yakult. As one of the foremost value-based high education pioneers, we strive to strengthen our students’ wisdom in the changed socio-economic environment. Our aim is to collaborate with Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd. and transform bright minds into Nation builders and social role models.”
Through this collaboration, well-acclaimed global brand Yakult, and the education pioneer SRM University, will set new benchmarks of excellence, which will empower other players to contribute, and expand the reach of this confluence.