AITM News and Events >> Northumbria University Delegation Visits AITM

On July 4, 2014, Prof. Joseph Allen, Principal Lecturer and Mr. Salil Gupta, Project Development Manager, representing Northumbria University (, Newcastle, UK visited the three NEF-CCN Colleges – XA, AITM & LA – and had extensive discussions on the proposal submitted by AITM on possible partnership and the courses to be offered under the partnership. With over 31,500 students, Northumbria is one of the largest universities in UK, offering almost 500 courses on either a full-time, part-time or distance learning basis. It is truly an international university chosen by students from over 100 countries.

Prof. Sriram B. Mathe, Chairperson of NEF-CCN and AITM, welcomed the delegates to AITM premise. Senior management of AITM, including Bhupa Das Rajbhandari (Executive Director of AITM), Pramod Pradhan (Director of AITM) and other faculty members accompanied Prof. Mathe. In addition to discussion on potential partnership, the delegation also toured through major facilities, including laboratory, and interacted with faculty and staffs.