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USTM Inked Pact
with National Law University
Prof. (Dr.) J. S. Patil, Vice
Chancellor of NLUJAA and Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor of USTM
signed MoU on 24 October 2019 at NLUJAA Amingaon Campus
Thursday, 24 October 2019: A Memorandum of Understanding was
signed between the National Law University and Judicial Academy
Assam (NLUJAA) and the University of Science & Technology
Meghalaya (USTM) at Amingaon, Guwahati today. The purpose of
this MoU is to create a framework for collaboration between the
two higher education institutions for the benefit of students
and professionals and other stakeholders. The agreement was
signed by Prof. (Dr.) J. S. Patil, Vice Chancellor of NLUJAA and
Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor of USTM.
Signing the MoU, Prof. (Dr.) J. S. Patil said that this mutual
understanding of USTM with NLUJAA will provide all kinds of
academic support to the University School of Law & Research,
which is a constituent of USTM in order to achieve excellence.
“This will create a win-win situation for both the universities
for mutual exchange of expert opinion, use of infrastructure
facilities, sharing of knowledge and best practices in class
through faculty exchange programmes and a lot more”, he said.
Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor of USTM has congratulated the Vice
Chancellor of NLUJAA for their outstanding infrastructure and
unparalleled facilities for students. He said that the agreement
will benefit USTM in various ways. The National Law University
is one of the best universities for law in the country.
Both the signatory institutions agreed to organize different
programmes of legal studies, human rights for lawyers and
graduates from time to time. USTM and National Law University
and Judicial Academy, Assam will work together to conduct
short-term certificate courses, diploma courses, degree and post
graduate courses in Law and related areas to generate awareness
about different aspect of law, training programmes to address
requirements of industrial professionals. The collaboration with
USTM is expected to enhance training, research and developmental
activities conducted by both the Universities through
assimilation of emerging knowledge on laws and related matters.
USTM is expected to achieve academic excellence in partnership
with international agencies facilitated by National Law
University and Judicial Academy, Assam to become one of the
world leaders in producing knowledge in the field of Corporate
and Commercial laws, Intellectual Property Laws, International
Laws, Environmental Laws, Constitutional Laws, Human Rights Laws
of the Industry which will contribute in economic development as
desired by UGC for service to the society.