An agreement was signed between IIT Roorkee (Department of Earth Sciences) and Niigata University (NU), Japan to facilitate the mobility of students and scholars between the two institutes. The agreement was signed at the Kickoff Symposium on February 21, 2023 at NU. IIT Roorkee (IITR) was represented by Prof Sandeep Singh, who also made a detailed presentation about the institute’s research and academic capabilities at the symposium.
The participants of the symposium included 5 Higher Education Institutions from India.
Besides this, Higher Education and Research Institutes from Australia (2) and Sri Lanka (1) also participated in the symposium. The Kickoff Symposium was concluded with signing of several bilateral and multi-lateral MoUs and Agreements on academic cooperation and mobility of students and scholars.
Group photographs from the students exchange program at Niigata University: