Vice Chancellor's Visit to Allahabad
On an invitation from Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi to attend a regional meeting of all VCs of central zone the Vice Chancellor visited SHIATS (Sam Higginbottoms Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences) who hosted the VCs meet from January 20 to 24, 2015. VC met Prof. Furan Kamar, Secretary General, AIU and had general discussions on university affairs in the country. VC was able to participate in the conference and interacted very closely with several Vice Chancellors from Universities in Orissa, Maharashtra and UP. He had discussions with Vice Chancellor of SHIATS Most Rev, Dr. R. B. Lall. VC also visited Civil Engineering department of SHIATS and saw the CE labs and met faculty. Further VC also visited Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad and spoke to students who are pursuing their M.Tech. project. This visit was aimed at identifying some potential students for faculty at the University.