|Academic delegation from Switzerland visits BHU |
Tuesday, September 25, 2007
Varanasi: Terming Indian scientific community as the core in the progress of India, Switzerland considers it as a priority country for establishing collaborations for scientific and technological research.
"India is a priority country for Switzerland for establishing scientific and technological partnership," Dr Naukakis, Chairman of the two-member delegation visiting Banaras Hindu University said yesterday.
The delegation is on a visit to establish bilateral academic exchange programme between India and Switzerland.
They conversed with the students of Institute of Technology at BHU and informed them about the MTech and Ph D programmes available in Switzerland.
He said, Switzerland is like a mini India because it is also a multi-lingual country like India and English is the only language that connects all parts of the Switzerland.