The delegation comprising academicians and entrepreneurs from the State of Missouri, USA on Tuesday visited Osmania University and met the Vice- Chancellor Professor S. Ramachandram to discuss the possibilities of academic exchange, entrepreneurship and setting up of business incubation.
Dr. Joel G , Vice Chancellor, University of Missouri said that imparting training to the students on the eco systems of entrepreneurship and cyber security is essential and therefore to be included in the curriculum. The nitty-gritty related to dual courses at Degree and PG level was also discussed. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will be entered between Missouri University, USA and Osmania University to offer integrated UG and PG courses in both the Universities as collaborative effort.
Deepak Vyas, Alumni of Osmania University, coordinated the team from USA and expressed his desire to institute Deepak Kant Vyas Scholarship for Engineering Student and Centenary Gold Medal. The modalities for setting up of Centenary Technology Incubator were also discussed.
OU Registrar Prof. Ch. Gopal Reddy, OSD to VC Prof. R. Limbadri, Dean, Faculty of Management Prof. R. Nageshwar Rao, Dean, Faculty of Commerce Prof. G. Laxman, Director, UFRO Prof. G.B. Reddy, Principal, University College of Commerce & Business Management Prof. V. Appa Rao participated in the discussions. (INN)