At Chanakyapuri, Delhi a memorandum of understanding was signed between Delhi Sports University (DSU) and the University of East London (UEL) on Tuesday. The DSU is a brand new institute of the Delhi government.
This MoU imparts leading-edge sports education to the athletes of India. It will also enhance the country’s dream in sports science. Both the universities will cooperatively work in research, exchange knowledge, and explore innovation opportunities.
#DSU signed an MoU with the University of East London today in the presence of @ArvindKejriwal Hon’ble Chief Minister, Government of #Delhi.@msisodia #IndiaUKTogether #universityofeastlondon
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— Delhi Sports University (@DelhiSportsUni) June 7, 2022
This agreement will help establish new courses, professions, and careers in sports. Thereby improving and refining the sports environment in India.
The MoU was signed during the ongoing visit of representatives from 22 universities of the UK. It is the largest education delegation of the UK to India ever.
According to Barbara Wickham OBE, director of India, British Council, the inking of the partnership will bring immense value for the students looking to build their careers in athletics.
Kejriwal mentioned--- Advertisement --
“There is a nagging feeling in heart of 130 crore Indians as the country have only a handful of medals in international events. Delhi Sports Policy aims to nurture a culture of sports that can catapult underprivileged children to the global arena”.
Senior leaders from India & UK participated in the event. Karnam Malleswari, Vice-Chancellor, DSU, and Barbara Wickham, Country Director, British Council India attended the event.