IIT KGP joins hand with ICMR for integrated research & students exchange

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Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT KGP) and Indian Council of Medical Research  (ICMR) have come together to promote interaction and collaboration between faculty, staff and students. This collaboration will be facilitating student exchange programmes for a short duration, such as summer/winter terms or short courses, or for a longer duration not exceeding two semesters. Also joint tapping of scientists and entrepreneurs, internationally under the ‘Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN). The two parties will explore opportunities of undertaking joint research projects under IIT KGP mega initiative in healthcare ‘Signals and Systems for Life Science’, IMPRINT (IMPacting Research, Innovation and Technology) – India that may be funded by ICMR, MHRD, other Indian funding agencies and external funding agencies. Under the IMPRINT program, IIT KGP (as nodal centre for Healthcare for all IITs, NIITs and IISc) and ICMR will work together fo