Pratap University has signed a seven point agreement with American University Washington to improve its education quality even further. Under this agreement students of Pratap University will get golden chance to visit America to study in American University and American students will also be able to come to Pratap University in India to get education.
Pratap University has been established in Jaipur this year wherein courses in engineering, management, information technology, mass communication, fashion and interior designing are being conducted.
Secretary of Pratap University, Shailendra Bhadoria, said that university is committed to give high quality education to its students and the agreement done with American university will prove to be a landmark and will benefit Indian students.
In this eight point agreement the very first and main point is ‘student exchange program’. Under this program American students will be able to come to India to get education in Pratap University situated in Jaipur and Indian students will go to America to get education in American university. In the second agreement, Under ‘faculty exchange program’ faculties of Pratap university will get the opportunity to teach in American university and faculties of American university will get chance to impart education in Pratap University. Under third agreement faculties of both the universities will be chosen with mutual consent so that lack in quality of education could be avoided. Under the next point of agreement, dual degree programs will be started for students of both the countries and the degrees thus given will be recognized in both the countries. Under another agreement, faculty and management of both the universities will work jointly on joint research projects, seminars, conferences etc. Under next agreement Pratap University will act as the representative of American university for the admission of students and will admit student for the educational courses of American university.
Bhadauria told that American university has given contract to Pratap University to open and run their study centers in India. This will benefit those students who want the degree of American University while residing India.
A joint representative committee of Chancellors and Vice Chancellors of Indian and American Universities visited Pune and under the Indo-American education treaty, 21 American universities after considering various Indian Universities, signed agreements related to imparting education. During this program senior Parliamentarians of American senate, district governors and many central ministers of India signed more than 10 agreements in India in order to take concrete steps to strengthen the Indo-American education system.