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Academic Partners

Shiv Nadar University believes that international partnerships through research and teaching collaborations are essential in delivering its overall strategic aims. As a leading research-led institution, we are committed to building an international presence through activities that transcend national boundaries and that allow us to engage with students and researchers at like-minded institutions spanning across geographies.

  • Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna

    Shiv Nadar and the University of Bologna have an agreement to promote education and scientific cooperation and create mobility and exchange programmes for teachers, researchers, and students. The agreement includes Exchange of students, Exchange of Ph.D. students, exchange of academic staff, and organization of seminars, symposia, and conferences on themes of common interests.


    About University of Bologna

    The University of Bologna is considered to be the oldest university in the Western world, established in 1088 AD. Its history is intertwined with that of the great names of science and literature, it is a keystone and a point of reference for European culture. One can choose from over 200 degree programmes, including 71 international programmes and 47 delivered in the English language.

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  • China University of Petroleum, East China, Qingdao

    SNU and China University of Petroleum have signed an agreement covering the following aspects:

    • Teaching: joint projects development, joint programme development (at Bachelor, Master, PhD and Professional Master level) and development of vocational training courses for teachers and other categories
    • Exchange of academic staff
    • Exchange of students
    • Research: identification and development of research initiatives and projects of mutual interest; exchange of researchers on a bilateral basis with mutual access to research facilities; promotion of joint publications as well as dissemination and exploitation of research results
    • Design of innovative and experimental projects in fields of mutual interest
    • Organization of seminars, symposia and conferences on themes of common interest


    About China University of Petroleum

    China University of Petroleum (UPC) is a national key university directly affiliated to the Ministry of Education and a member of the “211 Project” and “985 project” innovation platform for well-established disciplines” universities. In 2017, it has been listed among the national plan of double first-class construction. It is co-constructed by Ministry of Education, five leading petroleum and petrochemical companies (CNPC, SINOPEC, CNOOC, CHINA SHENHUA and YANCHANG PETROLEUM,) and Shandong Province. Honored as “the cradle of Petroleum talents”, UPC is an important base of high-level talents education for petroleum and petrochemical industry and has already developed into a multi-disciplinary and well-rounded university focusing on petroleum and engineering.

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  • Deakin University, Australia

    SNU and Deakin University have an agreement to facilitate:

    • Sharing of information relevant to potential collaborative research and development projects to facilitate an understanding of each party’s expertise, capabilities and requirements.
    • Collaborative research and development projects in the areas of Business and Law, but not limited to these areas only.
    • Joint PhD Supervision such as in-country programs or Joint PhD Programs.
    • Staff and Student Exchange including Reciprocal PhD Student Mobility programs.
    • Collaborative Basic and Applied Research, including Joint Project Development and Grant Applications.
    • Joint Publications.
    • Training in postgraduate research and industrial research.
    • Other activities that further enhance the mutual interests of the parties.


    About Deakin University

    With internationally recognised quality of research and teaching, Deakin ranks 211 in the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) putting Deakin in the top 1% of the world’s universities. Deakin University’s course curriculum integrates real-world expertise with practical skills to give our students a competitive edge.

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  • Heidelberg University, Germany

    SNU and Heidelberg University have agreed to cooperate for the exchange of students and/or staff under the Erasmus+ programme funded by the European Union. Both the institutions are committed to respect the quality requirements of the Erasmus Charter for Higher Education in all aspects related to the organisation and management of the mobility, in particular the recognition of the credits awarded to students by the partner institution.


    About Heidelberg University

    Heidelberg University is a leading research university with a strong international orientation. Besides enhancing its disciplinary strengths, the University places special emphasis on maintaining the dialogue across traditional subject boundaries. Founded in 1386, Heidelberg University, a state university of Baden Württemberg, is Germany’s oldest university. 

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  • Network N+I Institutions, France

    SNU and “n+i” have established an agreement to facilitate cooperation between the two institutions in the fields of Science, Engineering and Technology. The cooperation encompass the promotion and exchange of students for research, short academic exchanges, invitation of academics, etc.


    About Network “n+i”

    Network “n+i” is a consortium of 50 French engineering institutions of higher education. Network “n+i” fosters connections between French engineering institutions and foreign higher education institutions all over the world.  It has programs for Undergraduates, Graduates and PhD students. Network “n+i” has trained nearly 3000 engineers coming from the best universities of more than 80 countries.

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  • Ontario Universities International, Canada

    Shiv Nadar University and Ontario Universities International – a consortia of collaboratively facilitate reciprocal student and other academic exchanges. As a part of Ontario India (OIN) student exchange program, Shiv Nadar University students are able to study at OIN partner universities in Canada and vice-versa.

    The institutions from Ontario that are participating in OIN are:

    1. Carleton University, Ottawa 
    2. Nipissing University, Nipissing 
    3. University of Ottawa, Ottawa
    4. Ryerson University, Toronto  
    5. University of Guelph, Guelph
    6. University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Oshawa
    7. Western University, London 
    8. University of Windsor, Windsor
    9. York University, Toronto


    About Ontario Universities International, Canada

    Ontario Universities International is a unique organization in Canada, providing leadership in the Province’s commitment to international cooperation and exchange in postsecondary education.  Through OUI the universities of Ontario maintain vibrant region-to-region partnerships with networks of universities in Jiangsu province (China), in the region of Rhône-Alpes (France), in the state of Baden-Württemberg (Germany), and in the states of Maharashtra, Goa and the New Delhi Region (India).

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  • Peking University HSBC Business School, Shenzhen, China

    The School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SME, SNU), Shiv Nadar University and the Peking University HSBC Business School, Shenzhen China has launched a new model of cooperation and offers a unique opportunity for students of both sides to achieve the most out of their university experience, and equip them with a multi-cultural background.  The areas of cooperation include Exchange of students, Exchange of Faculty Members, Joint- degree programs, Joint- research activities, hosting group study tours to China and India.


    About HSBC Business School, Peking University

    Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS) was founded in 2004 with the intent to advance PKU’s involvement in the global economics, finance, and management research. Located in Shenzhen, PHBS brings Peking University’s historical presence and first-tier business education programs to the country’s south and benefits from the dynamic and entrepreneurial spirit of the thriving city. As an additional advantage, the proximity to Hong Kong, a world financial hub, provides unmatched opportunities for the entire campus community. PHBS currently offers a doctoral program, specialized Master’s programs, dual-degree-Master’s programs with the National University of Singapore, an MBA program, an Executive MBA program, and numerous executive development programs. PHBS is accredited for EPAS by EFMD and has also been  accredited by AACSB in 2018.

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