Mysore University MoU with Indo-US institutions
Visakahpatnam, Aug 31: The University of Mysore today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indo-American institutions, recognised since 2002 as an outreach campus to introduce new courses.
Mysore University Vice-Chancellor J Shasidhara Prasad told reporters here that after signing the MoU they are happy to have such student and faculty exchange programmes.
As part of the MoU, the group would introduce PG courses in biochemistry, biotechnology, information technology, food science and nutrition. In addition, a centre for learning and development would be set up to offer short-term programmes with a duration of two to six months for students, teachers and other professionals.
The Indo-American research group has its campus at Sankaram in Anakapalle town. Group Chairman V Pujari said for all the courses offered under the techincal supervision of experts, the University of Mysore would offer certificates. Their institutions are offering MBA, PHd and hotel management courses.
Mr Prasad said the objective of the University of Mysore is to recognise institutes with good infrastructure and experience as outreach campuses would enable all sections to pursue research and higher education.