Hyderabad: The University of Hyderabad (UoH) has signed memorandums of understanding (MoU) with the Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS) and Apollo MedSkills.
The MoU with INCOIS, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Earth Sciences, government of India will promote and cooperate to undertake participation of scientists from the institute in the teaching programmes of the UoH in areas of ocean and atmospheric sciences.
The agreement will facilitate for launching joint academic programmes related to operational oceanography besides helps UoH researchers and students to participate the programmes organised by INCOIS onboard research vessels etc.
The MoU was signed by P Sardar Singh, Registrar, UoH and Dr SSC Shenoi, Director, INCOIS and exchanged in the presence of Prof Appa Rao Podile, VC, UoH.
Another MoU with Apollo MedSkills is one of its kinds of public-private partnership which will cover the areas of health care management, hospital management and offer skill based programmes with high employability orientation.
The courses will be offered with the help of faculty from the Schools of Management Studies and Medical Sciences at UoH and practical training and internship will be given at Apollo Hospitals.
The programmes will help students expand their knowledge base through cross-disciplinary learning from expert faculty of University of Hyderabad and Apollo group.
The MoU was signed by P Sardar Singh, Registrar, UoH and Dr P Srinivas Rao, CEO, Apollo MedSkills.