STAPP has been awarded a prestigious Research Excellence Award on 9th November 2016

As part of the UK-India Year of Education, Research & Innovation 2016, British Council and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) are recognising the best international collaborations between higher education institutes of the two countries.

The aim of these awards is to strengthen and support: a) student and faculty mobility, b) collaborative research and  c) strategic and innovative tie-ups.

The awards has been given in three categories to Indian and UK institutions which are actively collaborating and demonstrate innovation, impact and sustainability in supporting internationalisation. The categories are Research, Innovative Partnership and Mobility.”

Prof Ralph Gottschalg, the UK principle investigator, and Dr Rajesh Gupta, the Indian principle investigator, have been given the India-UK Excellence Award in the Research Category. The Award was received by Dr Rajesh Gupta, in the award ceremony at Taj Palace Hotel, New Delhi on 9th November.

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