Patiala, Feb 19 (IBNS) Thapar University, Patiala, one of India's top technical universities, on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Groupe ISA, Institute of Life Sciences, Lille, France, for the Exchange of Academic, research information and joint educational programmes.
The MoU will focus on topics related to Food and Environmental Biotechnology.
This MoU was signed by Prof KK Raina, Director Thapar University, and Florence Malaise, Director International Relations, the Groupe ISA, in presence of Caroline Gueny, University Cooperation Attache' and the officials from French Embassy.
Groupe ISA is one of the leading Educational Organizations in France, catering to Agriculture, Environment, Food technology and management with a strong involvement of more than 200 leading partner Companies of Europe and France.
Through this MoU the students at Thapar University will benefit in terms of student exchange and faculty exchange programmes, sharing of information related to research or training programmes sponsored by funding agencies and short-term continuing education programmes on topics of mutual interest.