Young Trailblazer Chairman Anirban Aditya Bags the Times Power Icons Award
KOLKATA, OCTOBER: Aditya Group has been meticulously shaping numerous budding talents in the field of academics and sports, through constant guidance and quality support. It leaves no stone unturned in serving society and working constantly towards the betterment of the future generations. On this regard, Mr Anirban Aditya, Chairman of Aditya Group, received the prestigious 3rd Edition of “Times Power Icons” Award in the category of “The Leaders who are making a difference in the society,” on 1st October 2021, for both education and sports.
Aditya Academy Group of Schools is diligently providing comprehensive knowledge on academics and personality development since 1984. Their recent venture “Amar Paray Amar School” will ensure seamless education with upcoming 100 junior schools, which will spread up across the city, and a senior secondary school in every district by 2025. Aditya Academy Group of Schools is the 2nd largest self-owned school chain with 7 campuses scattered across the city. They are led with a vision to not only disseminate education but also to ensure a future and balanced society to benefits mankind. The group of schools now caters to a total of 9500 students and still growing in its day schooling and residential wings. Speaking on this occasion, Mr Anirban Aditya said, “This has been a remarkable journey and hundreds and thousands of kids and the society as a whole will be benefitted through the Group’s motto to serve the humanity. I have always looked up to my father, the late Mr Bhaskar Aditya and Mr Ratan Tata as my idols. We at Aditya Group, uphold our motto every day and strive towards making the process of learning smoother, easier and interesting for everyone.”
Mr Anirban Aditya’s concept and vision of Edu-Sports- a combination of education and sports, has not only been accepted and praised by people around but also has caught everyone’s imagination. Edu-Sports is all set to revolutionize both education and sports in India. Aditya School of Sports (ASOS) maintains an official tie-up with “Khelo India” and owns Bengal’s only privately owned stadium “Diego Maradona ASOS Cricket Stadium.” It has been named after The God of Football, to honor his legacy. This is also the only stadium that hosted Diego Maradona and had provided the space to Maradona to conduct his workshop and play a match, during his last visit to India. This year, Aditya School of Sports Residential Football Academy saw students from Pan Indian states and cities like Jammu, Goa, Manipur, Kerala, Orissa to name a few.
Aditya Academy has always laid emphasis on quality education through effective teacher student ratio. Through their online education platform, the well-trained and dedicated teachers can conduct live interactive classes, and create customized worksheets depending on the aptitude of the students. The online classes have been designed for pre-nursery, nursery and kindergarten kids to provide overall development, prepare them for higher classes, and to keep them entertained throughout the online classes. The one is to one interaction with the students and parent mentor classes, will enable them to better get a grip on the areas where the student needs more brush up. On speaking about the challenges faced in the system of online education, Mr Anirban Aditya added, “Pandemic has deranged the entire education system but learning has to go on for the students. Hence, our online education initiative for pre-schoolers has been taken to make their foundation strong and prepare them well enough for the challenges in future.”
Aditya Academy is also planning to tie up with pre-schools to be their Authorised Pre-Schooling Partner, wherein kids after completion of pre-schooling can join Aditya Academy for junior and high school experience. It will come up with 100 preschools, covering every nook and corner of the city.