CUK inks MoU with IGNCA

SRINAGAR: Central University of Kashmir (CUK) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi.
An official statement said the institutions have mutually agreed to work and explore the avenues of educational exchanges including faculty research, collaborative research projects, student programs at IGNCA, access to the IGNCA library and archival resources, appointment of IGNCA faculty staff as members of Advisory Committee or Joint Supervisor/ Co-guide for Ph.D scholars at CUK, mentorship of students projects by IGNCA Faculty staff, collaboration in conferences, seminars, workshops, exhibitions and festivals, development of digital resources and offer credit/non-credit courses to students in the field of Art, Philosophy and Culture: Sanskrit, Textual Research, Vedic Studies, Translation Studies, Manuscript-logy, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Art, Performing Arts, Oral Traditions, Folklore, Traditional Knowledge System, Storytelling Traditions, Cultural Informatics, Conservation, Diaspora, Media and Communication, Social work and other areas of studies with the Departments at (CUK) .
The objective of the MoU signed between CUK Vice-Chancellor, Prof Mehraj ud Din Mir and Member Secretary, IGNCA, is to contribute to the promotion of Indian culture and Indian traditional arts among the youth.