The Indo-Korean Center (IKC), founded jointly by Youth Build Foundation and Kiwa Consultants Pvt Ltd under an MOU in March 2021, is Western India’s first Indo-Korean Center.
IKC focuses on Education, Cultural engagement between people and Korean language-level- based programs, Corporate training in the Korean language, Education, and business tours to Korea, promotion of Korean organizations, Indo Korean Cultural events, and language research projects.
In July 2023, the Indo-Korean Center was accredited by the King Sejong Foundation (under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Republic of Korea (South) and designated as IKC King Sejong Institute Pune (푸네세종학당).
The Center has appointed only native Korean teachers for language and cultural courses, offering both online and offline programs with admissions opening three times a year. IKC actively engages in research focused on both Korean and Indian languages, with the objective of bridging the linguistic divide and fostering greater cross-cultural understanding.
It is located on the premises of the MIMA Institute of Management and has an exclusive classroom, recreational zone, executive office, incubation center, Korean Library, cafeteria, selfie corner, image gallery, and a fusion of Indo-Korean work culture.
Director of MIMA Institute of Management