A three-member team from the School of Natural and Built Environment (SNBE) led by Dr. M. Satish Kumar, Director of Internationalisation, SNBE, Queens University Belfast, United Kingdom visited SSAA/SSPD on 26th October 2018. The other members in the delegation were Dr. Sarah Lappin, Director of Education for Post Graduate Studies in SNBE, St. Stephan McCay, Former Head of Discipline of Planning, SNBE and Prof. Michael McGarry, Professor of Architecture.
The delegation met with Prof. Vibhuti Sachdev, Dean and other senior faculty members and programme heads of SSAA/SSPD. Mr. Himanshu Sanghani, Associate Dean, SSAA made a presentation on the existing academic programmes and partnerships of SSAA/SSPD. SNBE team presented about their existing academic and research programmes. Subsequently, the delegation led by Prof. Vibhuti Sachdev made a courtesy call to the Dr. Raj Singh, Vice Chancellor, Ansal University. The visiting delegation also interacted with the students from Planning and Architecture.
Both SSAA/SSPD and SNBE, QU Belfast agreed to engage in academic and research collaborations. In order to plan and organise the exchanges, Prof. Vibhuti Sachdev proposed to have a generic MoU which was agreed by the visiting delegation.