Hyderabad: University of Hyderabad has announced a partnership with Queen’s University Belfast, one of the UK’s leading research-intensive Universities which has the potential to deliver significant benefits for both India and Northern Ireland.
The agreement sees the extension of the ‘Queen’s India Welcome Scheme’, which provides an opportunity for leading Indian students to attend a unique experience of research in the Humanities and Social Sciences at Queen’s University Belfast. There is also a commitment to develop similar collaboration in other disciplines, particularly the life sciences.
Other aspects of the partnership will increase student and staff exchanges in the areas of English, Creative Writing, Geography, Politics and Translation Studies; allowing them the opportunity to experience life studying and working in each others countries.
Speaking about this exciting development, President and Vice-Chancellor of Queen’s University Belfast, Professor Peter Gregson said: I am able to announce this partnership with the University of Hyderabad. The University of Hyderabad is one of India’s leading Universities and it is fitting that we should work together in this way. The partnership between our two institutions will have rewarding outcomes which are mutually beneficial to both the University of Hyderabad and Queen’s University Belfast.