BITS Pilani, Iowa State University introduce joint UG, PG degree programmes
BITS Pilani: Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS Pilani) has signed an agreement with the Iowa State University of Science and Technology to launch a two-plus-two (2+2) undergraduate degree programme and shared degree programmes at master’s and PhD level. This collaboration will be effective from January 30, the BITS Pilani said.
Students from BITS Pilani will, in accordance with the agreement, be transferred to Iowa State University to pursue a cooperative Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Engineering. Students can complete their first two years at BITS Pilani and the remaining two years at Iowa State University through the two-plus-two program. In like manner, it will offer pathways for graduate understudies to seek after research-based, cooperative degree programs at the two organizations, the Pieces Pilani said.
The understudies for these projects will be proposed by Pieces Pilani and the Iowa State College will go with the last confirmation decisions. Both educational establishments will award degrees to students who successfully complete their respective program requirements.
BITS Pilani bad habit chancellor Ramgopal Rao said, “This understanding not just denotes a huge achievement in worldwide scholastic coordinated effort yet in addition stresses the responsibility of the two foundations to giving understudies a worldwide viewpoint and balanced schooling.”
W Samuel Easterling, the James L and Katharine L Melsa dignitary of designing, Iowa State College said, “Pieces Pilani carries with it a rich legacy of development and scholarly thoroughness, supplementing Iowa Express College’s obligation to state of the art exploration and schooling. Together, we desire to give understudies an uncommon, satisfying instructive experience that goes past boundaries. This collaboration has tremendous potential to produce world-class leaders who will in the future have an impact on engineering and related fields.