Bangalore, India, February 7, 2023: Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy (AGDA), a federal entity, and O.P. Jindal Global (Institution of Eminence Deemed to be University) JGU, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Abu Dhabi. This MoU aims to promote and enhance mutual academic excellence between AGDA and JGU.
This partnership will enable AGDA and JGU to share information, research papers, studies, and knowledge, within their area of expertise and interest. It will also facilitate in coordinating and cooperating on training programs, communications, initiatives, and events in addition to sharing organisational expertise on various projects within their areas of responsibility. This partnership will also allow for the exchange of faculty and students for study and research.
His Excellency Dr. Abdulnasser Alshaali, Ambassador of the UAE to India, said, “I am delighted that the two esteemed institutions from the UAE and India have joined hands to make progress in academics and research. This MoU is a step forward in bolstering the ongoing partnership between India and the UAE to expand knowledge and promote educational collaboration between the two nations. We are hopeful that this will pave the way for other universities to build alliances for educational cooperation and increase academic mobility between India and the UAE.”
His Excellency Nickolay Mladenov, Director General, Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy, said, “I am pleased with the partnership between AGDA and JGU. I believe that our collaboration will enhance our capabilities by sharing knowledge and expertise on a variety of topics. Additionally, this will promote academic excellence and steer our knowledge-driven economies to greater heights.”
Professor (Dr.) C. Raj Kumar, Vice Chancellor, O.P. Jindal Global University, said, “I am happy that O.P. Jindal Global University and the Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy are partnering to expand and grow their academic knowledge driven by the spirit of collaboration. The coming together of our two institutions will be transformative and will provide the opportunity to learn from and engage with some of the world’s most outstanding academics and thought leaders.”
The deep ties between the UAE and India make for a stable environment in which to invest, conduct business, innovate, and expand knowledge footprints across both countries. Close cooperation between India and the UAE in education lays the foundation for deeper academic exchange between both countries.