Diploma Studies in Mountaineering Sport
First time in India
On an auspicious occasion of Vijayadashami, GGIM’s long standing dream has now becoming a reality. GGIM’s Diploma in Mountaineering and Allied Sports in association with SPPU Pune and NIM Uttarkashi has been inaugurated by SPPU Vice Chancellor, Dr. Nitin Karmalkar. Honorable Guests Pro Vice Chancellor SPPU – Dr. N S Umarani, Dr. Deepak Mane – Director Sports & Physical Education, SPPU,NIM Principal Col. Amit Bisht, and IMF President Brig. Ashok Abbey addressed the students and wished them good luck. I feel proud to tell you all that 45 students who are enrolled for this first course and over 30 highly qualified and experienced faculty members were part of the inauguration ceremony.
This day of 15th Oct 2021 shall go down as one of the most historic moments in Indian mountaineering and adventure education.This dream would not have come to reality without the strong support of all Giripremi members and its well wishers. I thank you all from the bottom of my heart.
Umesh Zirpe, Founder Director, GGIM