The Indian Institute of Technology – Guwahati (IIT-Guwahati), has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (AVV), Tamil Nadu to enhance academic and research programmes. 

An MoU has been signed by Prof G Sitharam – Director of IIT-Guwahati and Dr Venkata Rangan, Vice-Chancellor of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (AVV). 

This collaboration will encourage cooperation between their faculty members, departments, and research centres including visits of faculty members to deliver lectures, conduct seminars, discussions, research and supervise student studies.  

Student visits will be conducted to attend courses and jointly develop teaching programmes would also be encouraged. 

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Prof G Sitharam – Director of IIT-Guwahati said, “AVV has many similarities in terms of vast and beautiful campus along with a team of a highly dedicated team of faculty and students. With the emergence of much new interdisciplinary research and academic centres equipped with state-of-the-art equipment at IIT Guwahati, the institute is destined serve the country with extra vigour. This mutual collaboration will help both the institutes scale new heights in research and academics.” 

Dr Venkata Rangan, Vice-Chancellor of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham said, “This is a historical moment for both the institutions, which strive for excellence in teaching and research, to come together in a perfect Public-Private Partnership.” 


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