IIT-M and US Consulate to host virtual workshop to help build the capacity of South Indian educational institutions to host American students.
The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M), in association with the United States Consulate General, will be hosting a virtual workshop here to help build the capacity of educational institutions in South India to host students. American students. The event will be held Nov. 15-18 in conjunction with the United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF) and the Forum on Education Abroad, according to an IIT-M statement. The last date to apply is October 15, 2021. The link to register is https://ge.iitm.ac.in/Workshops/US_StudyAbroad.html “The main objective of convening this virtual workshop is to help educational institutions in South India to understand the expectations of American students, American institutions and Indian institutions, and to establish successful study abroad programs, “he said. The workshop includes sessions on credit transfer, safety and mental well-being, the role of Indian students, diversity and inclusion, research, ethical practices and post-pandemic program readiness, the statement added.