VC Dr Vijay Pandhripande exchanges MoU documents with Foreign Affairs coordinator of USC Jacobo Feas in Aurangabad on Monday. Also seen are Dr Y K Khillare, Dr S T Sangle and Anil Kure. Students to get scholarship for research work in European varsities lokmat news network
The University of Santiago De Compostela (USC), Spain today signed a memorandum of understanding with the Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University under 'ERASMUS MUNDUS PROPOSAL' whereby research scholarship will be given to students pursuing education from graduation to Ph D research.
Addressing a press conference here on Monday, vice chancellor Dr Vijay Pandharipande said that a student will get 1000 Euro to 2500 Euro as a monthly scholarship. He further said that the duration of the research will be from three months to three years in the field of science, social sciences, culture and health.
Erasmus Mundus aims at improving and enhancing students' career prospects, promoting intercultural understanding through cooperation with the third world countries and contributing to their sustainable development in the field of higher education.
"Students at all levels will get an opportunity to do research in European countries including Spain," he added.
The students can apply online for the research programme with the university till April 30, 2013. Foreign Affairs Coordinator of USC Jacobo Feas signed MoU with Dr Vijay Pandharipande today. University of Santiago de Compostela, which is over 500 years old, leads a consortium of nine European universities, which encourage research.