University Centre for International Co-operation (UCIC)

P.D. Hills, Kottayam: 686560, Tel:0481 - 2731040. email:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ,website:www.ispucic.ac.in 


 
 

Hon.Director : 
 
Dr. Sajimon Abraham
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 International Students and Research Scholars meet-Celebrating cultural and Social Diversity

REPORT

   Mahatma Gandhi University established University Centre for International Cooperation (UCIC) as an integral part of the interdisciplinary convergence academia centre during 2010. The central objective of the UCIC has been to explore the ways and means that shall facilitate collaborative teaching, research and outreach programmes with reputed institutions from abroad. 13 international students were admitted to Mahatma Gandhi University during 2014-15. List attached.

A. Objectives

  • To promote academic collaboration and exchange in teaching and research;
  • To identify potential international institutions of repute that shall enter into collaboration with Mahatma Gandhi University;
  • To identify potential academic areas of co-operation;
  • To formulate short term inter-disciplinary courses for foreign students;
  • To facilitate international co-operation between University Departments and colleges with foreign academic institutions;
  • To co-ordinate with national agencies such as UGC, ICCR, ICSSR, ICHR in the promotion of international co-operation;
  • To facilitate the visits of students, research scholars and teachers from Mahatma Gandhi University in institutions abroad;
  • To promote and host study abroad programmes of institutions from abroad;
  • To provide necessary inputs to university decision making bodies so that international exchange will take place to the satisfaction of the institutions involved.
  • Outward mobility of students from Mahatma Gandhi University. 
  • Partial financial support for study abroad

 

 B. Faculty

The Porgrammes and activities of the UCIC shall be organized by a Faculty consisting of Members of the faculty of the School of International Relations and Politics as well as other academic departments of the university. Adjunct faculty shall be drawn from among the colleges affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University as well as  from other Universities and Educational Institutions, in Kerala. Besides, there shall be Guest Faculty,  visiting Faculty as well as visiting Scholars and Fellows invited from in India and abroad.

INDIA STUDY PROGRAMME

The University Centre for International Cooperation (UCIC) established the India Study Programme for international students as part of the internalization programme in Mahatma Gandhi University. The India Study programme was supported by the Kerala State Higher Education Council. The following activities were initiated under this programme:.

A. Launched a separate website for international students;

B. Published an international brochure for promoting India Study programme;

C. Submitted proposal to the Government of Kerala for the construction of an international students/scholars hostel;

D. Completed credit transfer regulation for foreign students;

E. Completed P.G and PhD regulation for foreign students

UCIC received a financial award of Rs. 10 Lakhs from the Department of Higher Education, Government of Kerala for promoting India Study Programme.

 


 

Dr. C. VINODAN    
Joint Director, UCIC and Hon. Director, ICCS,
Email: vinodan.c@gmail.com                      
University Centre for International Cooperation, (UCIC)
Mahatma Gandhi University, Priyadarsini Hills
Kottayam, India - 686560.

 

 
International students seeking admission in this University in coming academic year.
 
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ICCR Sponsored International Students during 2014

 

 List of Foreign Students Admitted to Mahatma Gandhi University Teaching Departments through the ICCR Sponsored Cultural Exchange Schemes / Exchange Scholars / MoU during 2014

 Sl.No  Name of the Student  Country Course and scheme  College/School
 2014
 1  Mr. El. Hadji Mamour Sakho  Senegal  Ph.D.  SPAP , MG University
 2  Mr. Ravneel Prakash Mani  Fiji  B.Sc. (Comp. Sc.)  UCAS, Pullarikunnu
 3  Mr. Kwasi Mensah Nyarko  Ghana  M.A. IR  SIRP, MG University
 4 Ms. Ni Luh Hindy Citra Satyawati Inggas  Indonesia  B.A. Economics  K.E College Mannanam
 5  Mr. Adoum Idriss Adoum  Chad  M.A. IR  SIRP, MG University
 6  Mr. Joseph Phillipo  Tanzania  M.Sc. (Comp. Sc.)  SCS, M.G. University
 7  Mr. Corentin Maurice Daniel Mercier  France  M.A. IR  SIRP, MG University
 8  Ms.Fanny Jeanette Marie Josephe Ragot France   M.A. IR  SIRP, MG University
 9  Ms.Julie Marie Rousseau  France  M.A. IR  SIRP, MG University
10   Mr. Hay Sambo  Cambodia  M.Sc. (Comp. Sc.)  SCS, M.G. University
 11  Mr. You Vanndy  Cambodia  M.Sc. (Comp. Sc.)  SCS, M.G. University
 12  Ms. Ellen Twamanguluka Nghikembua  Namibia  M.Sc. Psychology(ASS)  SBS, M.G. University
 13  Mr. Feyisa Rita Melaku  Ethiopia  Ph.D. in Social Work  SGTDS, MG University