A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on 13th day of
December 2014 with Tezpur University.
Tezpur University is a Central University, established by an
Act of Parliament in 1994. It is one of the premier Central
University of the country. The objective of the University is
to strive to provide employment oriented higher education and
promote research in areas which are of special and direct
relevance to the region in the emerging areas of Science and
Technology, to meet the regional to national aspirations, and
development of the Region.
Purpose and objectives :
Tezpur University will mentor the upcoming university to
achieve its objectives, through various programmes for the
academic promotion and administrative guidance with the
following identified but not limited to.
1. Tezpur University will guide USTM in Academic promotion, by
mentoring and training the faculty (by syllabus up-gradation,
and taking special classes by Tezpur University Faculty). The
universities will cooperate with each other to jointly
organize academic seminars.
2. Tezpur University will guide USTM in administration,
quality faculty recruitment.
3. Tezpur University will guide the USTM in managing their
research programmes and mentor the scholars when needed.
Tezpur University will also guide the faculty in preparing the
DPR for projects, collaborative activities by taking lead. The
Universities will, as far as practicable, exchange research
information and experienced researchers with a view to
mutually promote research in Science & Technology and related
activities between them. The Universities will reciprocally
facilitate Science based innovation and fact-findings
resulting into Business development activities.
4. Tezpur University will guide USTM in upgrading of
university infrastructure like laboratories, equipments,
library, class rooms, recreational facilities, hostels, campus
maintenance by providing necessary specifications and
operational guidance where required.