Wednesday, February 22, 2017
IIT-M, Australian university tie up for research
Chennai: The Indian Institute of Technology — Madras and Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia, will take up joint applied research with a focus on information security, combustion and health technology.
The Institute signed an signed an agreement with Queensland University for a joint doctorate degree programme last year.
The institutions began collaborating in information technology in 2006 in information security and have since included other disciplines.
The Vice Chancellor of QUT Peter Coaldrake and IIT-M director Bhaskar Ramamurthi signed the agreement which officials said would benefit both countries with cutting-edge innovation since it is industry-driven.
Courtesy: The Hindu