April 19, 2022

Israel National Defense College delegation visits PES University


PES University hosted a large delegation from The Israel National Defense College held on 06 April 2022. The delegation interacted with the Vice-Chancellor and other officials of PES University.

The National Defense College is Israel's highest institution for training senior staff in the IDF, the security establishment, as well as senior officials in government ministries and agencies, for senior positions. It is designed to be a national institute for comprehensive and in-depth study of all national security elements and the interrelationships between them.

The team was led by Mr. RavidShmoueli, VP IT & CIO, Israel Land Authority. The visit of the delegation was coordinated by the Government of India and Government of Karnataka. The delegation was interested to understand the positive  impact created by PES University in the field of Education and Technology. They were also interested to understand how PES University is able to create such a positive impact and successful outcome for their students.

In addition the delegates were very interested to understand the technical work being done in areas like Cybersecurity and Internet of Things and the opportunities for students to gain hands on skills. The delegates were keen to learn about PES University’s Executive Education program in Cybersecurity engineering.

Both sides explored areas of mutual interest for future collaboration in faculty exchanges, student exchanges, internships, research and innovation, and entrepreneurship.