CIFE and CAU Signed MoU for Collaboration

14th June 2014, Mumbai

Central Institute of Fisheries Education (CIFE), Mumbai and Central Agricultural University (CAU), Imphal signed a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) on 14th June, 2014 to facilitate collaboration in academic, research and training programmes.

The MoU was signed by Dr. W.S. Lakra, Director and Vice-Chancellor, CIFE and Prof. S. N. Puri, Vice-Chancellor, CAU.

Dr. W.S.Lakra mentioned that the purpose of the MoU is to facilitate exchange of students and faculty and to undertake collaborative research programmes. Prof. S.N. Puri, in his note, explained the importance of MoU in utilizing the expertise and facilities available with CIFE and CAU.

CIFE, a Deemed University under ICAR, offers Masters and Doctoral programmes, conducts need based training programmes and undertakes research and extension activities, whereas CAU established by an act of Parliament, develops sustainable farming systems for improving productivity and profitability in agriculture and allied sectors in North-Eastern India.

(Source: CIFE, Mumbai)