Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) on Thursday inked a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) with Sweden-based Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH) to launch five-year International Integrated Masters Degree Programme (IIMDP) in the JNTUK. Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Appa Rao said that to create jobs and spur innovation, the institutions need to make it easier for students to build businesses that market their breakthroughs in the laboratories. Director of the Foreign Universities and Alumni Relations of the JNTUK K.V.S.G. Murali Krishna presided over the session. Vice-Chancellor of the BTH Ursula Hass, Rector of the JNTUK K. Satya Prasad and others were present.