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Announcement by an IP Stakeholder: NITTE University visits European India Platform stakeholders

In February 2017, the India Platform organised a visit for its Indian partner NITTE University to various European stakeholders in Flanders and Portugal. In Flanders, the delegation visited Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital and the University of Antwerp. The delegation consisted of Prof. Dr. Ramananda Shetty (Vice-Chancellor of NITTE University), Prof. Dr. Indrani Karunasagar, Prof. […]

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India Platform participates in the 12th FICCI Higher Education Summit 2016

The India Platform has been invited to be part of the 12th FICCI Higher Education Summit 2016 exhibition and conference. The event took place in Delhi from 10th to 12th of November. It was co-organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (Government of India), the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and […]

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India Platform Study Visit to the English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU), Hyderabad

A delegation of the Dutch Language Union, the University Language Centre (UCT) and the Faculty has been visiting EFLU from 31st of October till 7th of November. Together with the English and Foreign Languages University in Hyderabad the delegation is preparing a new educational programme in Dutch language and culture. Several meetings were organised to discuss about further steps in this joint project. The delegates […]

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Santander International Summer School

Prof. Dr. Jakob De Roover was invited by Kyoto University and Heidelberg University to be one of the teachers for the Santander International Summer School “What is Caesar’s, what is God’s? A Transcultural Perspective on the Legitimation of the Political and Religious Spheres”, which took place at Kyoto University. The students consisted of an international […]

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Annual Stakeholders Meeting and Inauguration at BMS College of Engineering (BMSCE)

The year 2015 was eventful for BMSCE, as the Annual Stakeholders Meeting (India) was held at the BMSCE board room in July. The meeting was attended by the heads of the stakeholder institutions: Prof. Balagangadhara and his research team, Prof. Mallikharjuna Babu, Prof. Martin Jebraj, and Prof. Ravishankar Deekshit. Mrs. Archana Bhat Kallahalla has been […]

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Representation at the European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) 2014

The India Platform represented its European stakeholders at the European Higher Education Fair in Delhi, Calcutta and Bangalore on 29-30 November (Delhi) and 3 (Bangalore) & 5 (Calcutta) December 2014. In Bangalore (partly) and Calcutta it also represented the universities of the Belgian regions as the representative of Flanders Knowledge Area and Wallonie-Bruxelles International. From […]

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Representation at the European Higher Education Fair

            The India Platform represented its European stakeholders at the European Higher Education Fair in Delhi, Calcutta and Bangalore on 29-30 November (Delhi) and 3 (Bangalore) & 5 (Calcutta) December 2014.  In Bangalore (partly) and Calcutta it also represented the universities of the Belgian regions as the representative of Flanders […]

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Stakeholders Meeting of the India Platform – 2012

In order to consolidate the core consortium of stakeholders of the India Platform, a meeting was organised between the Rector of Ghent University and the following institutions: * the Gokula Educational Foundation (Bangalore) * the Karnataka State Law University (Hubli) * the University of Aveiro (Portugal) * the University of Pardubice (Czech Republic) * the […]

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Ghent Launch of the India Platform – 2008

Inaugural evening of debate: “Collaboration between Europe and India: Is Culture a Barrier?” The debate explored the cultural potential of the new encounter between India and Europe. The participants in the debate were: Baron Ajit Shetty (Janssen Pharmaceutica, Johnson & Johnson); Dr. S.N. Balagangadhara (Director, India Platform UGent); Dr. Shankara Prasad (Inkroma e-Business Solutions). During […]

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