Office of International Relations

The Office of International Relations centralises, coordinates and handles international cooperation activities at SRM Institute of Science and Technology, which include:

  • Information and advice to the University community about the different international programs available within the scope of higher education
  • Promote and handle student and teacher mobility to and from foreign institutions
  • Advise students on documentation needed for exchange visits and higher studies abroad
  • Provide faculty with information on teacher exchange and international cooperation programs
  • Handle incoming visits by international students including exchange students, prepare a Guide for Foreign Students, and provide reception, visas, travel, and hostel accommodation
  • Provide meet and greet service for international students, health and welfare provision, conflict resolution, counselling services, etc.
  • Draft and negotiate international cooperation agreements
  • Ensure presence of the University at international educational meetings and forums
  • Providing a channel for international communication
  • Assisting local and international students and/or expatriate lecturers to apply for or extend their visas
  • Seeking scholarships or grants for outbound and inbound students and faculty
  • Managing existing formal or informal collaboration and seeking new partnerships
  • Organizing international events for international students and alumni and grant aid support ceremonies
  • Promoting friendship and cultural understanding such as fun interactive events
  • Preparing and drafting Memoranda of Understanding (MoU)/Letters of Intent (LoI)/ Memoranda of Agreement (MoA) for international collaboration. Organizing Memoranda of Understanding signing ceremonies