Ranchi, April 29, 2016: Apeejay Stya University (ASU) has been awarded 'The Best Innovative University' at the ASSOCHAM Education Summit Cum Excellence Awards held at Hotel Chanakya in Ranchi on 29 April 2016. The jury appreciated the innovative approach taken by ASU in introducing the concept of Liberal Arts and new pedagogy through its curriculum.

In a function attended by India's top bureaucrats from the state education sector, representatives from more than 20 universities & educational institutions, and corporate heads, Prof. Pervaiz Alam, Dean, School of Journalism and Mass Communication received the award on behalf of the VC of the ASU.

Among the best business schools for promoting industry-academia interface, Apeejay Institute of Technology (School of Management), Greater Noida was also given an award for its excellent contribution towards the same.