ICCR establishes India Chair at Canadian University

The agreement strengthens academic, institutional and industry partnerships with SFU in India.

ICCR establishes India Chair at Canadian University
SFU President Joy Johnson and Consul General Manish of the Consulate of India sign the memorandum of understanding on June 13, 2022 at SFU's Surrey campus. Source - Twitter / @cgivancouver

The Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) and the Hari Madhu Varshney Visiting Scholars program in Indian Studies recently signed an agreement with Simon Fraser University, Surrey.

The agreement renewed the ICCR Chair of Indian Studies Visiting Scholar program, which has been in place since 2014. The program supports the sending of Indian scholars to the university to interact with the students.