Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) has signed a number of memoranda to collaborate with International universities. This is to give students global exposure by conducting a part of the course at the foreign campus. With the importance being given to producing industry ready engineers these courses are sure to provide not only technical skills but also open the mind of the student to where he stands at a global level. Many of the programmes being offered by these universities are not available in the country and will give students an edge when they graduate. Some of the universities it has signed MoU/MoC/MoA with are BTH Sweden, Central Michigan University USA, Asian Institute of Technology Bangkok, University of Highlands & Island Perth UK, US Flight Academy USA. JNTUK has invited applications online for admission into International Integrated Collaborated Programmes from Indian National Students for the academic year 2013-14. information about the courses are available at www.jntuk.edu.in .

AIT

Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), situated in Bangkok is offering an International Integrated Masters Degree Programme (IIMDP) of five years duration in Civil Engineering and Electrical & Electronics Engineering. The first three and a half years of the course will be held at JNTUK and the remaining one and a half years will be at AIT. The degree that the student will receive is B.Tech + MS degree. For information visitwww.ait.ca.thor call B.Divya Sunitha Raj, Student Recruitment Director,mobile: +919705506666.

UHIP

University of Highlands and Islands Perth (UHIP) located in Scotlanf, UK is offering a B.Tech (Aircraft Maintenance Engineering) of five years duration. The degree that students will receive is a B.Tech. in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering. The first two years will be at GMRIT and the remaining duration of the course will be at UHIP. For Information visit www.perth.uhi.ac.uk/international ; Prasanna Kumar Bodasingu, is the Project Coordinator and can be contacted on 09866776558, 0891-2795272.

BTH

Blekinge Institute of Technology(BTH) Sweden is offering an International Integrated Masters Degree Programme (IIMDP) of five years duration in Electronics & Communication Engineering and Computer Science & Engineering Courses. The Degree that will be awarded is B. Tech + M.Sc.(Engg). First three and a half years will be held at JNTUK camous and the remainder of the course at BTH. For further Information visit www.bth.se; Velpula Gurudatt Kumar, Director - Project India, can be contacted on 00-46-734405670 (Sweden), 09959405670 (India).

USFA

US Flight Academy (USFA): USA is offering B.Tech (Aviation Engineering) of four years duration. The degree that will be awarded is a B.Tech in Aviation Engg. The first two years and the last one and a half years will be at JNTUK campus. The remainder at USFA. For further Information visit www.usflightacademy.org ; BVK Raj, Asian Representative of US Flight Academy, can be contacted on 9701809999. The courses are sure to provide students with the appropriate skills suitable for the rapidly developing Industry in India.

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