Bavarian-Indian Centre Celebrates New Research Partnerships in Bavaria

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The Education Ministries of India and Germany have entered into phase-2 of collaboration under the Indo-German Partnerships  in Higher Education (IGP) programme, funded by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and invested 3.5 million Euro each for four years until 2024.

This renewed commitment is aimed at strengthening bilateral cooperation between higher education institutions from both countries.

Out of the nine selected Indo-German partnerships for phase-2, three of the funded projects are from the Bavarian-Indian Centre‘s partner universities namely: the Technical University of Munich, the University of Regensburg and OTH Amberg-Weiden.

The Bavarian Indian Centre is especially pleased to announce that OTH Amberg-Weiden is the only University of Applied Science to be funded under the current scheme, which displays the excellence of Bavarian applied science universities.

Partnership details are as follows:

  1. Technical University of Munich & Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay on ‘New Opportunities in Indo-German Academic Cooperation’
  2. University of Regensburg & National Institute of Technology, Rourkela on ‘Chemical Innovations for a Sustainable Future’
  3. OTH Amberg-Weiden & Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur on ‘Applied Research for Sustainable Energy in Buildings’

Further Information

For a full list of selected partnerships, click here.