Bharathiar University and National Taiwan Ocean University (NTOU) have entered into a memorandum of understanding for academic and technical collaboration between them.

The MoU was signed between G. James Pitchai, Vice-Chancellor of Bharathiar University, and Ching-Fong Chang, President of NTOU, during the former’s visit to Taiwan recently, according to release.

The areas that will come into the purview of the MoU are exchange of undergraduate and postgraduate students (twinning programmes), sponsorship of international workshops and seminars of mutual interest, cooperation in joint technical assisted activities, promote academic chairs to enhance mutual culture between India and Taiwan, and establish School of Distance Education Study Centre of Bharathiar University at NTOU.