A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Galgotias University, Greater Noida,UP and the University of North America, Vienna, Virginia, USA, on October 5th,2012 to pave the way for educational collaborations between various faculties and departments of the two universities.
The MOU was signed on behalf of Galgotias University by the Vice Chancellor Dr.Ashok Saxena and the Registrar of the University, Mr.A.S. Mathur. Mr. Marty Martin, Chairman and CEO, University of North America signed on behalf of UoNA. Mr.Dhruv Galgotia, CEO-Galgotias Educational Instituions, Mr Deshpal Singh, Country Head,UoNA and and Ms.Anita Charles, Head-International Relations, GU were also present during the signing ceremony.
The objective of this partnership is to establish a basic frame work for conducting various academic activities between the two Universities. The MOU aims at providing an opportunity for student exchange, faculty exchange and research exchange as well as planning for innovative and need based twinning /joint programs in interdisciplinary areas of specialization that is of high relevance to both the universities.
The students of Galgotias University will have the opportunity to attend short term programs of 2 to 4 weeks at the University of North America, USA. These programs will focus on providing an Experience of America and include lectures, seminars, visits and tours as well as on- site instruction in the Washington D.C., Metropolitan Area, thus enabling them to gain knowledge and experience with a global perspective that transforms and empowers to transcend boundaries.