The IME operates on the four guiding principles: connectivity,
lifelong learning, scholarship and culture for excellence.
- Connectivity : Making seamless and meaningful connections within academia and between
academia and industry, and to other parts of the world is an essential component of learning in
- Lifelong learning : Leaders in manufacturing enterprises are committed to lifelong
learning, which can be fostered by accommodating a differential rate of learning.
- Scholarship : Scholarship is a way of living, worthy of being embraced by
everyone in manufacturing enterprises.
- Culture for excellence : We are committed to achieving excellence through
innovation, taking initiatives,
respect-for-others, open dialogue, and reflection.