Pune 12 January 2024: Around 20 undergraduate students and faculty members from Leeds Beckett University’s Carnegie School of Sports will be visiting ISMS Group of Institutions, Ambegoan, Pune as part of Student Mobility Program aimed at understanding sports ecosystem & developing healthy sporting culture. This initiative is second year in a row and spans over a fortnight from 15th January 2024.
Building up on the success of this program last year, the students will have a packed program including friendly matches (cricket, football), allowing them to interact with Indian students, visit to stadiums and sporting facilities like Balewadi and PDMBA-Badminton Hall, Yoga Sessions, treks and outings, visit to NGOs, Pune city tour and a cultural program.
Ms. Shalini Banerjee, Director ISMS Pune, informed that the first visit last year was a grand success enabling students to interact and understand sports perspectives from their peers in different countries which in turn help them enhance their skills and learning.
She added that supporting functions in sports have acquired an important role in today’s competitive world for improving performance. Sports is also universal language helping develop leadership, team work, community development, competitive and communication skills which are a key to overall personality development and helps them achieve their goals