As to what seem like good tidings, JNTU of Kakinada will see some overseas professional expertise in the coming days. Chicago State University, a reputed entity in the field of US education will now share its faculty expertise and also develop corporate compliant course curriculum for JNTU Kakinada. This apart, CSU intends to enhance international collaboration for student outreach from Kakinada.
For this purpose, both the universities were granted a budget of INR 1.25 Cr for a period of three years up to March 2018. The grant has been approved under the Indo US Century Knowledge Initiatives.
“The initiative will focus on sharing JNTU-K’s faculty expertise with CSU’s curriculum development and other pedagogy to create infrastructure for industrial collaboration and development of entrepreneurship skills among students,” said A.S.N. Chakravarthy, Coordinator, Skill Development Centre, JNTU-K to a leading newspaper daily.