MoA with Binghamton University, New York, USA

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MITE has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with Binghamton University, State University of New York, the USA after thorough research by the university on the vision, capabilities, and prodigious achievements of the institution since inception. The signing of MoA was at Binghamton on 4th May 2016. With this agreement, the two Institutes agree to ‘foster advancement in teaching, research, academic collaboration and create avenues for enhancing learner experience at both partners, as well as strengthen both partners by finding ways of combining their complementary resources and strengths.

Binghamton Rankings:
Ranked as 8th Best Public University and 15th overall in the ‘Top 25 Best Value Universities in the US’.
One of USA’s top 50 public University for 18 consecutive years- Forbes India Magazine (2016)
Rated one of only 10 Best Buy public universities in the nation and a premier public university in the Northeast- The Fiske Guide to Colleges (2019)

Highlights of MoA:

  • Collaborative Research work
  • Conduction of Short term courses
  • Faculty visit
  • Support for conferences
  • Sharing of information on incubation of start-up companies
  • Sharing Binghamton University’s Centre for Learning and Teaching

Every Year a Certification Program on ‘Lean Six Sigma – Yellow Belt & Green Belt’ is conducted to the Students of Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, and Mechatronics Engineering.

Also, a Certification Course on ‘Data Analytics & Data Mining’ is conducted by Binghamton University Professor to the Computer Science & Engineering, Information Science & Engineering and Electronics & Communication Engineering Students at MITE Campus. Binghamton University will be admitting students for MS Studies from MITE. Also, Final Year Students will be getting an opportunity to do their Six Week Internship Program at US. In addition, Final Year Student Projects will be mentored by Professors as Project Guides.

“We are looking at how we can collaborate on research and bringing proposals together. Of course, Education is of utmost importance, but MITE is also very active in participation in industry which could be another area to explore”.
-Dr. Srihari, Vice Provost, Binghamton University

Activities conducted:

     

    YearActivities
    2020Nov 4th 2020: Virtual Interaction on Higher Education Prospects by
    Dr. Mohammad T. Khasawneh, Professor and Chair, Systems Science and Industrial Engineering
    Associate Director, Watson Institute for Systems Excellence
    2019
    2018April 16th 21st : Workshop on “Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training(LSSGBT)” at MITE campus by
    Dr. Mohammad T. Khasawneh, Professor & Chair, Systems Science and Industrial Engineering,
    Thomas J.Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science, Binghamton UniversityAug 13th – 14th : IEEE IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing, VLSI, Electrical Circuits and Robotics (DISCOVER) jointly hosted along with Binghamton University
    Also, a Keynote session was delivered by Prof Alok Rastogi, Associate Professor and Associate Director of CASF, Binghamton University

    Oct 4th -6th : Three Day Workshop on ‘Introduction to Data Mining & Analytics” by
    Dr. Sang Woon Yoon, Associate Professor, Systems Science & Industrial Engineering,
    Thomas J Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science

    2017April 10th -12th : Three Day Workshop on ‘Introduction to Data Mining & Analytics” by
    Dr. Sang Woon Yoon, Associate Professor, Systems Science &a Industrial Engineering,
    Thomas J Watson School of Engineering and Applied ScienceJune : Prof. Raghavendra Sagar, Research Scientist & Faculty, Dept of Physics visited Binghamton University for collaborative Research work. Prof. Raghavendra visited the University for Three works, and worked along with Research Scientist at the University on ‘Fabrication and enhancement of efficiency of CZTS based Solar cell”.

    Sep : Workshop on “Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training” at MITE campus by
    Dr. Mohammad T. Khasawneh, Professor & Chair, Systems Science and Industrial Engineering,
    Thomas J.Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science, Binghamton University

    Dec : Mr. Narendra U P, Dean (T&P) visited Binghamton University for one week to interact with the different Schools and Heads, and understand the best practices at the Binghamton University.

    2016Oct : Workshop on “Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training” at MITE campus by
    Dr. Mohammad T. Khasawneh, Professor & Chair, Systems Science and Industrial Engineering,
    Thomas J.Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science, Binghamton University

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