A delegation of 'European Research and Innovation' officials visited Nirma University on 25 February 2016. The objective of the visit was to deepen cooperation with Indian research and academic community and to explore opportunities for international collaboration and exchange. The delegation comprised Science, Technology and Innovation Counsellors, Attachés and Directors of the Institutes from European Countries, headed by Mr Denis DAMBOIS, Head of Research and Innovation, EU Delegation to India.
The delegation interacted with the Management team of Nirma University and the Heads of the Institutes to learn more about the University as well as its academic, new initiatives,research and innovation activities. The visiting members briefed the University team about various cooperation opportunities for collaborative research as well as mobility schemes offered by the European Union and its Member States. This was followed by an inspection of the labs of ITNU and IPNU.