Tamil University to ink MOU
Saturday, 26 October 2013
The Hindu (Online)
Tamil University will soon enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with
Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Mauritius for taking up research and a faculty
exchange programme, said M.Thirumalai, Vice-Chancellor, Tamil University, here
Speaking at an international seminar on ‘Drama Tamil in Foreign
Countries’ organised by the Department of Tamil Studies in Foreign Countries of
the University, Prof.Thirumalai said that already some teachers of Tamil
University are teaching in Mauritius. “Once the MoU is signed, teachers can
visit each other’s institute for research,” he said.
Already Tamil University has published a book on the ‘Status of
Mauritius after 1990’. Another book will be written soon on Mauritius, Prof.
Steps are being contemplated to sign another MoU with Sultan Idris
University of Malaysia, he said.
A.R.Sivakumaran, head, Department of Tamil Language and Culture, Nanyang
Technological University, Singapore, Kesavan Sornam, Dean, MGI, Mauritius,
C.Subramanian, dean, Faculty of Developing Tamil and Syndicate Member, Tamil
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