Shiv Nadar University, Delhi NCR, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Maritime Foundation (NMF) with the intent to establish a program of collaborative partnership. The program potentially aims to facilitate scholarly cooperation, communication, and exchange; enhancement of comprehensive and interdisciplinary training for students; development of innovative consortia of maritime strategy. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the two institutions on Thursday, 28 July 2022, for collaboration over the next three years.
The potential area of cooperation between the School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) at Shiv Nadar University, Delhi NCR, and the National Maritime Foundation (NMF) will include sharing of resources, faculty exchanges, student opportunities for internship and research, particularly pertaining to the department of International Relations and Government Students.
Dr. Ananya Mukherjee, Vice Chancellor, Shiv Nadar University, Delhi NCR, said, “Our partnership with the National Maritime Foundation is reflective of our steadfast belief that research is the bedrock of invention, innovation, and transformation for the myriad issues that vex our world. The ever-changing global environment has increased emphasis on the research and creation of knowledge dedicated to professional practice. We are delighted to join hands with a policy-relevant research organization like National Maritime Foundation (NMF) and are confident about building deep collaboration in the areas of policy and research, a true reflection of multi-disciplinarity at our University. This is yet another step in offering education and experiences of truly global standards to our students and faculty.”
“National Maritime Foundation (NMF) is pleased to partner with Shiv Nadar University, Delhi-NCR’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS). The University has established itself as an important center for research, education, and public engagement in India. This welcome partnership between SHSS and National Maritime Foundation (NMF) will advance our commitment to heighten maritime awareness amongst India’s policymakers, intellectual echelons, and civil society at large.”Vice Admiral Pradeep Chauhan (Retd.), Director General, NMF