VMRF-DU signed a MoU with Seattle University, Washington,U.S.A. on 7th December 2022
Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation and Seattle University, Washington, U.S.A, established a
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on 7th December 2022 to promote cultural, educational and
scientific collaborations. Through this MoU, both the Institutions shall affiliate to conduct
1. Academic and technological research activities, publications, and exchange of learning
materials and other literature relevant to educational and research programmes.
2. Programmes for study or service.
3. The Exchange of Faculty and Student for teaching , research and development, and
consultancy studies in the field of mutual interest; and
4. Exchange of Invitations to Conferences ,seminars, symposiums, and other academic
Professor Eduardo Penalver, President of Seattle University and Dr.P.K.Sudhir, Vice-Chancellor of
Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation signed MOU in the presence of Dr.A.S.Ganesan, Chancellor,
Dr.Anuradha Ganesan, Director, Mr.Suresh Samuel, Member, Board of Management and
Dr.J.Sabarinathan, Director, Academics.
Prof.Dr.Raj Kumar,Founding Vice-Chancellor of O. P. Jindal Global University and Dr.A. Francis Julian,
Chairperson, Strategic Advisory committee of Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Law(AVIL) were also
Professor Anthony E. Verona, Dean, School Of Law, Professor (Dr.). Amit Shukla, Dean, Howard Wright
Chair, College of Science & Engineering, Professor (Dr.). Joseph M. Phillips, Dean, Albers School of,
Business & Economics, Professor (Dr.). Madhu T. Rao, Associate Dean, Albers, School of Business &
Economics from Seattle University also participated in the event.
The MOU was exchanged in the presence of Dr.P.T.R PalanivelThiyagarajan, Hon’ble Minister of
Finance and Human Resources Management, Govt of Tamilnadu later in the evening at India-US
higher education dialogue held at Welcome Hotels by ITC, Chennai.
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MoU signed between the Faculty of Engineering and Technology, VMRF-DU and the Faculty of
Innovation and Technology, Taylor's University, Kuala Lumpur on 30th August 2022
Faculty of Engineering and Technology of Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (Deemed to be University) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Faculty of Innovation and Technology of Taylor’s University, Malaysia on 30th August, 2022 at Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (Deemed to be University).
Professor Dr. Aravind, Programme Director of Electrical and Engineering of Taylor’s University along with the delegates represented the Taylor’s University.
In the august presence of Dr.A.S.Ganesan, Chancellor, Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (Deemed to be University) and Mr.J.Suresh Samuel, Member, Broad of Management, Dr.G.Selvakumar, Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (Deemed to be University) signed and exchanged the MoU during the occasion.
The MoU emphasized on research collaboration, student and faculty exchange, academic exchange (talks, forums, lectures, etc), join supervision for postgraduate students.
Professor Dr. Aravind in his presentation, threw light upon not only the Malaysia education system but also the internationalisation of higher education. He described about the evolution of online education and how technology has changed the way of teaching and learning.
Prof. P. Rajasekaran, Dy. Registrar (Administration), VMRF, Dr.S.P.Sangeetha, Vice Principal (Academics), Dr.L.Prabhu, Vice Principal (Administration), Dr.R.Divahar, HoD-Civil Engineering were present.
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