Faculty Development Programs
Collaborations & Associations
Mr. Mehul Desai, Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant Member of College of Immigration and Citizenship Consultants, Conducted an Awareness Session with Students on how to get PR in Canada. The Session was Organized by Parul Study Abroad Centre on 2nd February,2023 . He Covered many points in this session like Canada Student Visa Application Process, Visa Documentation : Do's and Dont's , Things to be Aware about while in Canada and He also Covered How to apply for
Mr. Bryan Davis, Dean, International Programs and Dr. Leslie Wickman, Professor of Aerospace, Industrial and Mechanical Engineering from California Baptist University (CBU), USA visited Parul University, India on 06th March 2019 to discuss the various future collaboration opportunities among both the Universities.
Dr Irina Rodina, from Vice Rectors office, Penza State University, Russia paid visit to Parul University to establish Cooperation of mutual benefits between PU and PSU. Many opportunities will soon be created for all stake holders of PU.
Mr. Harold (Lee) Brayman, Commercial Officer, U.S. Commercial Service, Western India, U.S. Consulate Mumbai, India.
Sangeeta Taneja, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Commercial Service
Dr. Tracy Buss- Associate Director for International Partnerships and Market Development, Center for International Education, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA and Ms. Priyal Shah – Regional Manager, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee visited Parul University, India on 7th Feb 2019 to discuss the opportunities for collaborations in the area of Mobility programs, study-abroad programs, faculty exchange programs among both the Universities.
Ms. Dorota SylwiaStefanek-Langham, M.A. Deputy President for International Studies, Ms.Monika Wrobel, M.A. Head of International Studies Office and Mr. Vishal Sagar Agnihotri, Director of Admissions Officefrom Vincent Pol University,Lublin visited Parul University,India on 29th March 2019 to discuss the opportunities for future collaboration in the areas of Summer School programs for the students of Physiotherapy, Internship programs
Mr. Kishor T Kapale, Ph. D.- Interim Chair, Professor, and Graduate Coordinator, Western Illinois University, United States of America visited Parul University, India on 2nd Dec 2019 to discuss the opportunities for future collaboration in the areas of students and staff exchange program, Summer School, Scholarship programs and Study Abroad program between both the Universities. This partnership will facilitate and potentially develop mutually beneficial educational initiatives among both Uni
Prof Andrzej Trochimczuk, Vice-Rector for Research and International Cooperation; Karolina Farbiszewska, Head of International Events Division, Office of International Affairs; Maria Borkowska, International Events Division, Office of International Affairs; Prof. Elzbieta Wojaczynska, Faculty of Chemistry from Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland visited Parul University, India on 22nd February 2019 to discuss the possibilities for collaboration in the area of research and fac
On 26 th October, 2021 delegation of the High Commission of Canada in India led by Ms Annabelle
Larouche[Counsellor-(Commercial) and Senior Trade Commissioner] visited Parul University, this
delegation had Mr. Joachim Rocha (Trade Commissioner) and Ms Jeena George (Trade Commissioner
Assistant). The delegation had meeting with the PU Hon. President Dr. Devanshu Patel and colleagues
from International Relations Cell and Entrepreneurship Development Cell.
Dr. Preeti Nair director of International Relations Cell visited partner universities to Strengthen Collaboration Opportunities
Dr. Preeti Nair director of International Relations Cell, Parul University visited The International Week 2022 which was organised by "Vilniaus Kolegija - University of Applied Science, Lithuania. The duration of the visit was from 28th February to 4th March 2022.
Dr Preeti Nair visited Vilnius University of Applied Sciences under the Erasmus Plus Faculty Exchange Program to deliver lectures and present paper in the International Conference. Very soon we will have opportunities for our Students to undergo an exchange program in Lithuania, Europe.
Dr. Preeti Nair, Director and Mr. Vatsal Patel, Officer of International Relations Cell, represented Parul University in first edition of the Choose France Tour 2022 on 2nd April 2022 at Ahmedabad. A fair dedicated to the promotion of higher education in France.
Dr. Preeti Nair - Director, International Relations Cell, Parul University attended 75th NAFSA Conference held in the USA from 30th May 2023 to 2nd June 2023.
Dr. Preeti Nair - Director, International Relations Cell, Parul University attended CBIE 2023 Conference in Vancouver, Canada from 26th November 2023 to 29th November 2023.
Dr. Preeti Nair - Director, International Relations Cell, Parul University attended EAIE 2023 Educational Conference at Rotterdam and had fruitful interactions with many partner and non-partner Universities from 26th September 2023 to 29th September 2023.
Dr. Preeti Nair director of International Relations Cell gets invited to Embassy of France Residence, Organised by Council of European Union and the EU Delegation.
On the Occasion of Europe Day.
35th Anniversary of the EU Erasmus+ Mobility Program
Dr. Preeti Nair - Director, International Relations Cell, Parul Univeristy was invited as a participant speaker for the international week of artevelde university of applied sciences where she covered important points on cross cultural communication with indian perspective.
Dr. Preeti Nair, Director of International Relations Cell, Parul University represented Parul University in Meet & Greet and High Tea organised by INDO - CANADIAN BUSINESS CHAMBER and CANADIAN TRADE OFFICE on 24th of March 2022. Guest of Honour:- Ms. Diedrah Kelly
Dr. Preeti Nair - Director, International Relations Cell, Parul University visited our partner universities in Switzerland, and Poland and also visited many non-partner Universities in the UK to expand collaborations between 20th September to 12th October 2023.
Dr. Preeti Nair - Director of International Relations Cell visited Asia-Pacific Association for International Education Conference 2023 organized in Bangkok. The duration of the visit was from 13th March,2023 to 17th March,2023.
Dr. Preeti Nair - Director, International Relations Cell, Parul University visited many Universities in Australia to Enhance International Relations with Australian Universities. Dr. Preeti Nair visited and had meeetings with Deaking University, Griffith University, Queensland University of Technology, The University of Sydney, University of Melbourne and Western Sydney University between 5th August to 14th August 2023.
On 29th November to 1st December, Parul University had hosted lectures of Russian professors, Valeria Berest & Natalia Tataurschikova on the topical issues of immunology, chemistry and philosophy for professors and media as well as undergraduate and graduate students of Indian Universities.
Expert Session on Pathway Program was conducted by Mr. Shekhar Surti - India Office Manager, for management students on 28th April, 2023.
Mr. Kshitij Garg - Managing Director, Estero, New Zealand, Mr. Ashish Suri - Marketing Manager, The University of Waikato and Mr. Ankit Mehta - Marketing Manager, South Asia, Victoria University of Wellington visited Parul University and Conducted an Expert Session on Pathway Programs for the students of Bachelor of Business Administration.
International Relations Cell, Parul University had organised the “FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM” on the topic “E- CONTENT DEVELOPMENT & TECHNIQUES” for the period – 08th to 12th June 2020. The Workshop was conducted by Dr. Kamila Ludwikowska,Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland.
1) E- content development and assessment methods
2) Creative techniques for Online teaching and project management
International Relations Cell, Parul University had organised the “FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM” on the topic “E- CONTENT DEVELOPMENT & TECHNIQUES” for the period – 08th to 12th June 2020. The Workshop was conducted by Dr. Kamila Ludwikowska, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland.
1) E- content development and assessment methods
2) Creative techniques for Online teaching and project m
Parul University believes that the students and professors must be given an opportunity to experience and explore the multi-faceted approaches towards learning . With this key theme we are proud to be associated through MoU with 40+ International Universities across the globe for mediating and facilitating students and faculties with the various International Mobility opportunities.
A felicitation ceremony was organised for the students and the faculties who had participated in the Int
The collaboration between Parul University and Chugoku Gakuen University, along with a visit from Japanese government representatives, signifies a commendable initiative for cultural exchange and academic cooperation. Engagements such as campus visits, meetings with key figures like Dr. Preeti Nair, and student interactions establish a foundation for potential collaborations, fostering international understanding and academic partnerships.
Dr. Preeti Nair, Head International Relations Cell, Parul University along with Ms. Shikha Darji, Officer, International Relations Cell and Ms. Suruchi Sharma, Officer, International Relations Cell attended the Mega event organized by the Indo-Canadian Business Chamber at Courtyard Marriot, Ahmedabad on 11th July 2019.
Taking in account the massive interest of the students who are looking for the opportunity to go abroad for higher studies, on 3rd April 2018 (Tuesday), PU- IRC organized an education symposium “INTERNATIONAL DAY – 2018”.This event is dedicated to all those students who are aspiring for higher studies abroad.
International Relations Cell, Parul University had organized the “International Day-2019” on 19th July, 2019. Renowned Universities from France ESIGELEC, COLLEGE DE PARIS, NEOMA BUSINESS SCHOOL, IPAG BUSINESS SCHOOL, RENNES SCHOOL OF BUSINESS, NORMADIC BUSINESS SCHOOL, Alliance Francise and the representatives from Universities of Canada, USA, German, New Zealand participated in this event. The event majorly focused on four major areas like Study Abroad Programs, Integrated Progra
The International Relations Cell hosted one of the most magnificent events, International Week 2023, from February 6 to February 10, 2023. Participants came from several nations, including France, Spain, the United States, Canada, and Switzerland. The purpose of the event was to widen and strengthen the cooperation with institutions, sharing different experiences on internationalization and different culture. The program included presentations with students, faculty meetings, DEANS & HOD
Suchita Gokarn - Director, International Education, Investment New South Wales, Australian Government visited the International Relations Cell, Parul University to discuss collaboration with Australia and Opportunities towards Internationalization on 8th September 2023.
Ms. Vidhi Sahae - Senior Global Partnership Manager, at Nottingham Trent University visited International Relations Cell, Parul University to discuss about Pathway programs opportunities between NTU, UK and Parul University.
Mr. John McCadams, Principal, Commercial Officer, U.S. Commercial Service, Western India visited the International Relations Cell, Parul University to discuss the institution's collaborative efforts with partner universities.
Mr. Faisal Beg - Director, UBC India Liaison Office, University of British Columbia visited International Relations Cell, Parul University, India on 19th January, 2023 for promotions of Summer school programs at UBC
Mr. Barry Wright - Dear of the goodman school of business visited International Relations Cell, Parul Univeristy for International Collaboration.
Ms. Annie Fu - Interim Director, International Enrolment , Ms. Kristen Craig - Associate Dean and Mr. Sushil Seli - Regional Manager - South Asia International Education from Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Canada visited international relations cell, Parul university, India for Academic partnership and study abroad partnership.
Dr. Gunther Piller, Vice Dean, School of Business, University of Applied Sciences, Mainz Germany, Visited Parul University from 17th to 19th October 2018 for the fruitful discussions on the agenda’s like Cooperation, Proposal of Summer Schools (Exchange Programs) both for Students and Faculties, Internship Options etc.
Prof. Ingo Muller - head of electrical engineering and computer science and Prof. Dr. Ing Habil Andreas Ahrens - Deputy head of electrical engineering and computer science had a meeting with Mr. James Tharayil - Assistant Manager, International Relations Cell, Parul University for a fruitful discussion on future mobility programs on 12th October, 2023.
Prof. Ingo Muller - head of electrical engineering & Computer Science and Prof. Dr. Ing Habil Andreas Ahrens - Deputy head electrical engineering and computer science visited International Relations Cell, Parul University on 24th March,2023 to discuss about mobility programs and international collaboration.
Dr Rebecca Kosick, Faculty International Director and Mr Michael Benson, Deputy Head of International Partnerships and Relations from Bristol University, United Kingdom visited International Relations Cell, Parul University on 8th and 9th January 2023 for fruitful discussion on Mobility Programs for Students and Faculty of Parul University.
Dr. Ravi Silva - Director of the advanced technology institute, University of surrey visited International Relations Cell, Parul University on 12th April, 2023 for International Collaboration.
Dr.Yogendra Kumar Mishra - Professor MSO and Leader of Smart Materials group at Mads Clausen Institute, University of Southern Denmark visited International Relations Cell, Parul University for having discussion on possible opportunies for Exchange Programs on 3rd April, 2023.
Mr. Julien Zuinghedau - International Relations Officer from EICAR - The International Film & TV School, Paris visited the International Relations Cell, Parul University for successful collaboration between both the universities in international mobility programs.
Ms. Shary Pillai, Manager - Mobility and Mr. Vatsal Patel, Manager - Study Abroad, International Relations Cell, represented Parul University in Education Trade Mission to India Conference, Organised by United States Commercial Services on 12th September 2022 in St. Regis, Mumbai.
Mr. Chris Slade soon after the official welcome leaped into speaking about Canada and Lambton College. Here are the main points captured through the presentation:
Prof. Dr. Marina Grusevaja, Professurfür VWL und intern. Wirtschaftsbeziehungen, Wiesbaden Business School, Wiesbaden, Germany visited Parul University under the Visiting Professor Fellowship program for the duration 29th July to 27th August 2019. During the visit, she conducted lecture series on the topic “Assessment of competitiveness and risk of countries” for the students of faculty of management,Parul University.
Two Professors from the Mechanical Engineering Department of WRUST POLAND, Prof. Marek and Prof. Naplocha, visited PU under Erasmus Teachers mobility for one-week lecture sessions of PU students.
Study Abroad Desk at Parul University has organised a seminar on ‘Study in Canada’ on 24th January 2019, Thursday, wherein 80 students participated in the event. The session was focused on students interested to pursue their higher studies in Canada. Students were given information on Canadian culture, education system and post-work permit in Canada.
On the 26th of July, 2018 a seminar was arranged for Parul University’s students who are having the desire to study abroad, by the Study Abroad Desk, International Relations Cell, Parul University. It was a pleasure for PU as the seminar was addressed by Mr Sujit Nair, Manager of Alliance France, a French government body that takes care of student visa processing for students who wish to study in France, himself. He educated students about France as a country, the French education syste
Parul University is a vibrant platform, working for the betterment of students in all aspects. It was an immense pleasure to host a seminar on ‘French-language classes’ from Alliance Francoise, Baroda. Ms Hiranmayee Bhatt, Branch head, Alliance Francoise, Baroda visited Parul University. Alliance Francoise is an internationally recognised French language training institution and cultural centre.
In days 21st November – 24th November 2017 first module of the Train-The-Trainer program had been conducted in India for the selected participants from Parul University & R K University. The course titled ‘Developing e-learning courses and activities delivered by the trainer from WUST.
Three Professors from the Faculty of Journalism visited Parul University from RUDNU, Moscow, Russia and taught the students about recent advances and best practices of Journalism in Russia.
Ms Disha Bhatt, Officer- International Relations Cell and Prof Nirav Gandhi, Parul University visited Poznan University of Technology on 18th July 2019.
Dr. Shuvra Das, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of International Programs, University of Detroit Mercy – USA visited Parul University, India on 23rd July 2019 to discuss the possibilities of collaboration in the areas of semester exchange programs, integrated & dual degree programs and Joint research collaborations. During the visit, he also conducted a workshop on the topic “Design Thinking” for the students of Mechanical engineering, Parul University.<
Ms. Rani Dhaliwal – Senior Vice President, Planning and Corporate Services & CFO, Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning, Canada visited Parul University, India on 07th January 2019.
Prof. Jacob Willow, From our Canadian Partner Institute - Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning visited Parul University under International Visiting Professor Program for 2 weeks from 19th June 2023 to 1st July 2023.
From 19th-22nd December, Four Russian Professors from the Institute of Innovative Engineering technologies, People’s Friendship University of Russia, RUDN, Moscow, Russia, visited Parul University for fruitful discussions of the programs for futuristic collaborations.
Ms. Fairy Khan - International Compliance and Recruitment Specialist, Charles Sturt University, Australia visited Center for International Relations and Research, Parul University under Visiting Delegate Program on 17th January, 2024.
Ms. Preyansi Mani, Education & Youth Advisor in "DigitalSkills2Succeed in Asia",GIZ Office, India visited Parul University under Visitng Delegate Program on 11th January 2024. Her main objective was to discuss the implementation possibilities of digital skills among students benefitting industry and academic fraternity.
Ms. Vidhi Sahae - Senior Global Partnership Manager, Nottingham Trent University, UK visited during 8th to 9th January 2024 at Center for International Relations and Research, Parul University. She had a meeting with Dr. Preeti Nair - Director, Center for International Relations and Research, Parul University and also had a session with the students from Faculty of Management, Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Commerce and Faculty of Engineering and Technology.
Dr. Bill Van Heyst - Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering visited Center for International Relations and Research, Parul University under Visiting Delegate Program on 16th January, 2024.