Beaconhouse National University and Beaconhouse School System Forge Strategic Partnership
In a significant development, Beaconhouse National University (BNU) and Beaconhouse School System have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on October 13, 2023, fostering a dynamic collaboration aimed at sharing knowledge, best practices, and facilitating the exchange of faculty, staff, and students between the two esteemed institutions.
The purpose of this MOU is to create an environment for discussions, potential collaborations, and cooperative initiatives that enable the exchange of knowledge and instructional methods, thereby enhancing the learning experience of both institutions. This partnership signifies a commitment to excellence and advancement in the field of education.
The MoU was formally signed by Dr. Moeed Yusuf, Vice Chancellor, BNU, and Mr. Ali Ahmad Khan, Chief Operating Officer, Beaconhouse School System.
Key Areas of Collaboration include:
Training Programs: BNU will design and conduct bespoke training programs as per the specific needs and requirements of Beaconhouse.
Internship Programs: BNU will host internship programs for Beaconhouse students at the higher secondary level on its campus. In return, Beaconhouse will extend opportunities for BNU-referred students and graduates to participate in internships at their corporate offices and campuses.
Training Programs for School Counselors: BNU will organize training sessions, including psychometric testing, for Beaconhouse School Counselors. Additionally, it will offer customized training in areas like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and well-being programs.
Assessments & Training Programs for Beaconhouse Teachers: BNU's School of Education will provide assessments and other training programs to Beaconhouse teachers, as required.
Joint Research & Grant Proposal Writing: Both parties will collaborate on joint research and development initiatives and explore opportunities for grant proposals.
Boot-camps and E-Tech Labs: BNU will support Beaconhouse entrepreneurship initiatives, including SparkTank, by conducting entrepreneurial boot-camps and providing mentoring to incubates, as well as offering expertise in E-Tech Labs.
Access & Outreach: Beaconhouse will grant access to its campuses and relevant personnel, allowing BNU's Admissions & Outreach staff to conduct presentations in coordination with Beaconhouse career advisors and school heads.
Support for Co-Curricular Activities: Both institutions will jointly promote co-curricular and sports events, encouraging active student participation.
Other Activities: Beaconhouse will support BNU in marketing and distributing promotional materials on its BCP WhatsApp broadcast list. Additionally, BNU may provide AI-based technical solutions for Beaconhouse School System, as needed.
This collaborative venture marks an exciting step towards promoting excellence in education and fostering an environment of shared learning and innovation. Beaconhouse National University and Beaconhouse School System look forward to a promising and productive partnership.