Department of Hydrology, IIT Roorkee is one of the Regional Training Center of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). The WMO delegate, Mr. Patrick Parrish (Chief, Training Activities Division, World Meteorological Organization), and Dr. Elizabeth Mulvihill Page (Director, COMET, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, USA) visited Department of Hydrology for an exploratory visit.
During their stay at IIT Roorkee, both the delegates along with Prof. Ankit Agarwal (Department of Hydrology) visited IR office to meet Prof. P. Arumugam, Dean of International Relations. During the meeting with Prof. Arumugam at IR office, Mr. Patrick explored the campus services available for international students at IIT Roorkee and discussed the options to facilitate and enhance the global visibility, coordinate and strengthen international links. Also, to facilitate, assist and help international students in all their academic pursuits.