Prof P Arumugam, ADIR IITR had visited the Main campus and Kista campus of KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden on 26th and 27th of August 2019.
KTH’s Kista campus is situated north of central Stockholm in one of the world’s most important ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) clusters. Kista has a great history of development in wireless communication technologies and today it is home to over a thousand companies in the ICT sector. Prof Arumugam’s visit to Kista campus comprised of a meeting with Prof Sebastian Lourdudoss from the Dept of Applied Physics on August 26, 2019.
On August 27, 2019, Prof Arumugam had attended a lunch meeting with the Mobility Group of International Relations Office at the Main KTH campus in Central Stockholm, subsequently a discussion was also organized with the students of KTH who were willing to do their Minor field studies at IITR (for 8 weeks).
Prof Arumugam visit to the KTH resulted in three students from KTH, Sweden applying for courses at IITR. All the students who would be coming to IITR for these courses will be the recipient of scholarships from the KTH Institute.