An international partnership has been signed between the University of California, Berkeley and Ashoka University. The partnership will ensure the support from one of the most renowned U.S. universities in facilitating the academic curriculum at Ashoka University. It will also ensure their support for the University's endeavours to develop a successful liberal arts programme in India. Overall, the relationship will create new opportunities for student and faculty exchange that will enrich the academic experience of both institutions. "We look forward to our partnership with Ashoka University and expect long-term benefits for both Universities. I hold that our university best serves its immediate public by ensuring that we provide a successful global model worthy of a genuinely global institution", said Nicholas Dirks, Chancellor of UC Berkeley. While Vice Chancellor of Ashoka University, remarked "Ashoka University is a collaborative philanthropic vision that aims at providing a transformative academic experience to Indian students. With an objective to learn from the best, we have partnered with UC Berkeley to emulate its academic pedigree and explore opportunities for learning."
Wolkite University Signed two MOUs with Asia Pacific Institute of Management
Asia-Pacific Institute of Management signed an MOU with Wolkite University, Ethiopia. The main objective of the MOU is to establish a joint working relationship between Asia-Pacific Institute of Management and Wolkite University. This will help in various areas of study opportunities like exchange of faculty & students for the betterment of quality. Some of the other areas this collaboration will identify are articulated student transfers, Interaction between teaching & administrative programs and Reciprocal assistance for visiting faculty. This collaboration will help in the joint research activities within the fields of study to be mutually agreed and subject to availability of funds. Shri. A.K Shrivastav Chairman Asia-Pacific Institute of Management and Admasu Shiburu Wolkite University and Dr. S. P. Chauhan, Officiating Director, Asia-Pacific Institute of Management New Delhi were present as the signatories. This MOU will unfold new horizons of development and provide opportunities to the students for shaping their future.