Last week, a certificate course was uniquely designed on mountaineering and allied sports initiated by Savitribai Phule Pune University and a Pune-based adventure and mountaineering club Guardian Giripremi Institute of Mountaineering.
The program is a perfect blend of theory and practical and the course will commence on February 1, 2022. The program will be conducted for three months and students will be learning from the best faculties in the field of mountaineering. Practical sessions will be conducted in the Sahyadri Mountain ranges and Theory lectures will be conducted online.
The course will be teaching important life skills that can be beneficial for the participants in the future. An Everester and expedition leader thanked SPPU for bringing this course into the curriculum and stated that Personality can also be enhanced by making mountaineering a lifestyle.