The Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) is all set to host 30 students from Lao People's Democratic Republic as part of a bilateral cooperation programme on Information and Communication Technology between the two countries.
Thirty candidates including 23 boys and seven girls were selected on the basis of a written test and interview conducted by the University in Lao PDR. Ten of them have worked with the Ministry of Information Technology in their home country. The students of Lao PDR will pursue a three-year course titled “Master of Computer Applications in Software Systems” at the University School of Information Technology at GGSIPU. All the expenses of these students, including tuition fees, course ware, boarding, lodging, living expenses and traveling, will be borne by the Government of India.