Y.B. Dato Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin, Higher Education Minister, Malaysia, visited the Manipal University campus here on Saturday.
The Minister unveiled the plaque for the International Academic Centre to be constructed near the Old KMC Stadium on the university campus. He also laid the foundation stone for the centre which will house the international programmes of the university.
Pro-Chancellor of the university H.S. Ballal told The Hindu that Mr. Nordin lauded the university for having world class infrastructure. The Minister interacted with Malaysian students studying in the university. The students told the Minister that they were happy with the quality of education provided by the university, Dr. Ballal said.