Prof Matthew Nicolson, Senior Vice President-Research and Operations accompanied by Dr. Avvari V. Mohan, Professor (Innovation and Strategy) & Deputy Head of School (Engagement & Impact) from Monash University, Malaysia visited the University of Hyderabad (UoH) on 31st July 2023. They interacted with Prof. BJ Rao, Vice Chancellor; Dr. Devesh Nigam, Registrar; Deans of the various schools; Director, IoE; Associate Director – Office of International Affairs, and learnt about the academic and research related activities at the University of Hyderabad.

Prof. Nicholson gave a brief overview of Monash University which is among the Top 45 Institutions in the World as per both QS and THE Rankings 2023. “Monash is interested in collaborating with UoH, which is an Institution of Eminence in India and also strong in research and this partnership will be mutually beneficial to both the institutions”, underscored Prof. Nicholson.

After the interaction, the delegation visited the ASPIRE-BioNest startup incubation facility at the School of Life Sciences and interacted with the incubates.