IMU Signs MOUs with Foreign Universities
 

Indian Maritime University Signs MOU with 6 Foreign Universities and
Andaman & Nicobar Administration

 

Maritime India Summit 2016 held in Mumbai from 14 - 16 April 2016 was a great success in terms of maritime investments attracted and MOUs/business agreements signed. The Indian Maritime University, the premier Central University for maritime education, training and research, participated in the Maritime India Summit 2016 and signed 4 MOUs on this occasion with the following premier Universities/Institutes in the presence of Shri Nitin Gadkari, Hon'ble Union Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways:

 
     (1) Plymouth University, Plymouth, U.K (established in 1862).
 
     (2) Admiral G.I. Nevelskoi Maritime State University, Vladivostok, Russia (established in 1890).
 
     (3) Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, London, U.K (established in 1912).
 
     (4) Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, Dhaka, Bangladesh (established in 2014).

 

 

Vice Chancellor, IMU signed MOU with Mr. Peter Ingram, Head of International Partnerships, Plymouth University, UK during the Maritime India Summit 2016

 

 

 

Vice Chancellor, IMU signed MOU with Mr. Sergey Alekchevich Ogai, Rector, AGIN Maritime State University, Vladivostok, Russia during the Maritime India Summit 2016

 

 

 

Vice Chancellor, IMU signed MOU with Mr. Sean Walsh, Deputy Director, Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, London during the Maritime India Summit 2016

 

 

 

Vice Chancellor, IMU signed MOU with Mr. Rear Admiral ASM Abdul Baten, VC, BSMR Maritime University, Dhaka, Bangladesh during the Maritime India Summit 2016

 

The MOUs aimed at facilitating co-operation between IMU and the Universities/Institutes through:
 
     (1) Faculty and student exchange;
 
     (2) Joint post-graduate programmes;
 
     (3) Academic information exchange; and
 
     (4) Joint arrangement of seminars, symposia, conferences and workshops.
 

IMU signed a 5th MOU with Andaman & Nicobar Administration, Port Blair permitting it to conduct the Common Entrance Test (CET) for admissions to IMU's programmes for candidates from the Andaman & Nicobar Islands, taking into account the special needs of the islanders. Andaman & Nicobar Administration agreed to provide 120 assured on-board training slots in the vessels owned by it for the students of IMU Campuses.



Subsequently, IMU signed MOU with the following two Universities:

     (1) MOU with Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in May 2016.
 
     (2) MOU with University of New Orleans, Lousiana, USA in November 2016.

 

Vice Chancellor, IMU signed MOU with Shri Anindo Majumdar, IAS, Chief Secretary, Andaman & Nicobar Administration, Port Blair during the Maritime India Summit 2016

 

 

Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President, World Maritime University, Malmo, Sweden visited IMU's Exhibition Stall during the Maritime India Summit 2016

 

 

 
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