Research & Development

International Collaborations

To facilitate mutually beneficial international academic collaboration and exchange between VIIT and foreign Universities /Institutions. 

Key tasks include:

  • Establish linkages with International Partners by initiation, preparation and facilitating drawing up of MoUs/ agreements with international partner
  • Facilitate student internship and exchange of student’s/ faculty members
  • Strengthen collaborative research
  • Support for higher education
  • International recruitment
  • Increase international applicants

 VIIT has collaborated with various Universities agreeing to pursue the following forms of cooperation, within areas that are mutually acceptable:

  • Study tours
  • Exchange of graduate /undergraduate students
  • Admission to Master’s and Doctoral Programs
  • Summer School Programs
  • Exchange of Academic personnel / faculty
  • Cooperative research and development activities
  • Cooperative design of courses, conferences, Symposia, short courses or academic programs
  • Joint research activities
  • Exchange of academic or scientific material and publications of common interest

International University Partners:

  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR), Arkansas, USA
  • Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), South Korea
  • The State University of New York at Binghamton (SUNY), USA
  • Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS), Netherlands
  • RWTH Aachen University, Germany
  • Athlone Institute of Technology, Ireland
  • Hof University of Applied Science, Germany
  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Harvard Business School Online 

International Research Institutes and Industry Collaborations

  • Triumf Canada
  • Clever Insight Inc
  • Makonis Inc
  • German Corporation for International Cooperation (GiZ)
  • Brookhaven National Laboratory