Visit of Prof. Ayush Kumar from the University of Manitoba, Canada to IIT Roorkee

Prof. Ayush Kumar, Associate Dean (Strategic Initiatives), Faculty of Science, Department of Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Canada visited IIT Roorkee on January 10, 2024. Prof. Ayush visited the International Relations Office, IIT Roorkee, and interacted with Prof. Vimal Srivastava (Dean IR), Prof. N. K. Navani, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs (Evaluation), and Prof. Ranjana Pathania, Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering.

During the meeting, the group discussed the avenues of collaboration between overlapping research fields in IITR and UOM. There were also discussions on developing joint doctoral degree programs, student exchange programs, joint thesis supervision, and research collaborations between UOM and IITR.