970*90
768
468
mobile

IIT Roorkee, ISRO Sign MoU to set up Space Technology Cell

Franchise India Bureau
Franchise India Bureau Mar 18 2019 - 1 min read
IIT Roorkee, ISRO Sign MoU to set up Space Technology Cell
The Space Technology Cell shall ensure to maximise the use of research potential, infrastructure, expertise and experience that exist in ISRO and IIT Roorkee.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for setting up a Space Technology Cell at its campus.

A statement from IIT Roorkee stated, "The ISRO-IIT Roorkee Space Technology Cell shall pursue advanced research in the areas of relevance to the future technological and programmatic needs of the Indian space programme."

The Space Technology Cell shall ensure to maximise the use of research potential, infrastructure, expertise and experience that exist in ISRO and IIT Roorkee.

Ajit K Chaturvedi, Director of IIT Roorkee, said, "Association with ISRO in the form of a Space Technology Cell is an important milestone for our Institute. We are delighted to collaborate with ISRO and contribute to the prestigious space program of our country."

Dr. PV Venkitakrishnan, Director, CPBO, ISRO HQ, added, "We look forward to work with IIT Roorkee and hope that students and faculty of  the Institute will develop scientific temper and generate interest in space research considering that space technology has become an integral part of our life."

Subscribe Newsletter
Submit your email address to receive the latest updates on news & host of opportunities
Entrepreneur Magazine

For hassle free instant subscription, just give your number and email id and our customer care agent will get in touch with you

or Click here to Subscribe Online