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Adani Institute of Infrastructure (AII) announces international academic collaboration with Purdue University, USA

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Adani Institute of Infrastructure (AII) announces international academic collaboration with Purdue University, USA

Adani Institute of Infrastructure (an Adani Group initiative) on behalf of its Adani Institute of Infrastructure Management (AIIM) and Adani Institute of Infrastructure Engineering (AIIE) and Purdue University, USA on behalf of its Purdue Polytechnic Institute establishes an international academic collaboration to foster cooperation in education and research. This collaboration aims to promote following activities to promote international academic cooperation:

  • Exchange of Students
  • Exchange of faculty and research scholars
  • Joint research and meetings for education and research
  • Exchange of materials, publications and academic information
  • Technical assistance

Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Pankaj Singh, Head – Services, Adani Institute of Infrastructure and Vice President – Learning & Development, Adani Group said, “This is going to be a great opportunity to explore mutually collaborative platforms in education and research. It will immensely benefit the students and faculties of the institute with enhanced shared knowledge.” Dr. Robert F. Cox, Senior Associate Dean for Globalization, Purdue University observed, “Associating with Adani Institute of Infrastructure brings a lot of synergy with what Purdue University’s Polytechnic Institute offers in the academic arena. With this partnership, we wish to facilitate and develop a genuine and mutually beneficial exchange process and research relationship”.

Purdue University is a public research university located in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA. The university was founded in 1869 after Lafayette businessman John Purdue donated land and money to establish a college of science, technology, and agriculture in his name. The main campus in West Lafayette offers more than 200 majors for undergraduates, over 70 masters and doctoral programs, and professional degrees in pharmacy and veterinary medicine. In addition, Purdue has 18 intercollegiate sports teams and more than 900 student organizations. Purdue is a member of the Big Ten Conference and enrolls the second largest student body of any university in Indiana, as well as the fourth largest international student population of any university in the United States.

Adani Institute of Infrastructure has been established by Adani Group as a premier institute of infrastructure focusing on creating infrastructure professionals who can contribute towards nation-building. Adani Institute of Infrastructure (AII) consists of Adani Institute of Infrastructure Management (AIIM) and Adani Institute of Infrastructure Engineering (AIIE).

AIIM offers 2-year full-time residential PGDM (Infrastructure Management) program. AIIE offers 4-year GTU-affiliated BE programs with two streams: Civil and Infrastructure Engineering and Electrical Engineering. The institutes are committed towards preparing and providing the trained talent to the infrastructure sector and creating the nation-builders of tomorrow.

Both Adani Institute of Infrastructure and Purdue University hope to create a strong academic connect by research exchange, student and faculty exchange, and joint research programs between two entities for the benefit of student community and academic fraternity alike.

 

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