Outreach Activities

In this global economy, students having international exposure get an added advantage. The management of Parul University makes special efforts to provide the students with the unique opportunities to travel to different parts of the globe and get academic as well as cultural exposure. Since past three years this has been a regular practice and this time round the numbers; be the students or the countries or the renowned universities; have risen considerably. Students had the opportunity to choose from Renowned Universities from United States of America (USA), Germany, Poland, Canada, Poland, Solvenia and United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Prof. Dr. Marina Grusevaja, Professurfür VWL und intern. Wirtschaftsbeziehungen, Wiesbaden Business School, Wiesbaden, Germany at Parul University under the Visiting Professor Fellowship program

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.
Meetings with various departments of Parul University like Faculty of Management, Entrepreneurship development cell, Women development cell, Placement and training Center. Sightseeing to various places like Laxmi villas Palace, World heritage site – Champaner, Poicha- Swaminarayan temple, Ahmedabad- Adalaj Stepwell, Akshardham, Gandhi Ashram.

Felicitation Ceremony for the participants of International Exchange Program 2019

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 International Exchange Program for the Academic Year January to July 2019.
ITMO University, Russia
Humber Institute of Science and Advanced Learning, Canada
Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland
Kansas State University, USA
Vincent Pol University, Poland
Vilniaus Kolegija/University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania
UAS Hochschule Mainz, Germany
MIAS CTU, Prague, Czech Republic
Technische Hochschule Aschaffenburg, Germany
Poznan University of Technology, Poland

Visit of Dr. Shurva Das, Director of International Programs, University of Detroit Mercy, USA

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.

International Day-2019

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 Programs, Dual Degree Programs, and the Mobility Programs. The event nearly had a walk-in of around 1600+ students who had a counseling session with the foreign Universities.
Some major highlights were the opportunity to interact with representatives from various leading foreign Universities, aspirants can gather information on educational opportunities abroad, free counselling session with the experts, IELTS coaching, information on the procedure and documentations required for study abroad.

Visit at Poznan University of Technology, Poland

Ms. Disha Bhatt ,Officer- International Relations Cell and Prof Nirav Gandhi , Parul University visited Poznan University of Technology on 18th July 2019.
Highlights of the visit are as below:

To discuss about the possibilities for future collaborations in the area of research and faculty exchange, free mover program for the students, yearly exchange programs for PU Students , Erasmus+ Mobility opportunities.
Promotion of the Indian Summer School.
Joint Research Proposal opportunities.

Indo-Canadian Business Chamber 2019

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. The event was hosted under the gracious presence of his excellency Mr. Nadir Patel, Canadian High Commissioner to India, Mr. Andrew Smith-Minister Commercial and Ms Annie Dube, Counsel General.
It was a full house and most insightful Interaction platform to discuss the bilateral opportunities between Canada and India.
Highlights of the event are Discussion on Trade and Business opportunities between India and Canada and Discussion on Mobility opportunities for Research , Student and Faculty Exchanges between Indian and Canadian Universities.

Delegates from Western Illinois University, United States of America visited Parul University

Mr. Kishor T Kapale, Ph. D.- Interim Chair, Professor, and Graduate Coordinator, Western Illinois University, United States of America visited Parul University, India on 26th June 2019 to discuss the opportunities for collaboration in the areas of Mobility programs for students and faculties , Scholarship and Study Abroad programs . He also had a fruitful discussion with the Dean, Principals & Head of departments of Entrepreneurship Development Cell, Placement Cell, and the Department of Applied Sciences regarding the course structure and management. This partnership will facilitate and potentially develop mutually beneficial educational initiatives among both the Universities.

Delegates from Vincent Pol University, Lublin, Poland visited Parul University

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 , Integrated course/ dual degree programs for the students of Parul University . This partnership will facilitate and potentially develop mutually beneficial educational initiatives among both the Universities.

Delegates from California Baptist University (CBU), USA visited Parul University

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. Leslie Wickman conducted expert lecture session on the topic “Living & Working in Space” for the students of Aeronautical & Mechanical engineering at Parul University. They also promoted the short term 3 weeks summer school program organized by California Baptist University (CBU) for the students of Parul University for the period 19th May to 8th June 2019.
The collaboration between California Baptist University (CBU), USA and Parul University will facilitate many upcoming opportunities for the Academic exchange between both the Universities.

Delegates from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA visited Parul University

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.

Delegates from Vilniaus kolegija /University of Applied Sciences (Lithuania) Europe visited Parul University

Nijolė Zinkevičienė, Vice Rector, Research and International Partnerships and Jolanta Preidienė, Head of International Relations Cell, Vilniaus kolegija /University of Applied Sciences (Lithuania) Europe visited ParulUniversity, India for the period of one week -10th February to 15thFebruary, 2019. Opportunities relatedto Academic Exchange programs, Summer Schools, Semester exchange programs, Joint Research projects among both the Universities had been discussed.

Visit of Dr. Liondas V. Tzonis, Chief Financial Officer, Hellenic American College, Athens, Greece

Dr. Liondas V. Tzonis, Chief Financial Officer, Hellenic American College, Athens, Greecevisited Parul University, India on07th March 2019. During his visit the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between both the universities; this cooperation will facilitate exchange of students, academic faculty, research personnel, administrative personnel among both the Universities.
Along with this the details of the Summer School Program organized by Hellenic American University for the students of Parul University was discussed.

Delegates from Hellenic American University, Greece visited Parul University

Mr. Leonidas Tzonis, Chief Financial Officer of Hellenic American University, Greece and Consultant to the Director, Global Initiative Office, European Public Law Organization (EPLO) visited Parul University, India on 01st Dec 2018 to discuss the possibilities for the future collaboration in the areasof Mobility programs, semester exchange programs, dual degree programs among both the Universities.

Visit of Ms. Rani Dhaliwal – Senior Vice President, Planning and Corporate Services & CFO, Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning, Canada

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. During her visit the following agendas were discussed for the future collaboration opportunities between both Universities: –

• Global Summer Schoolbetween Humber Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning and Parul University.
• The Articulation Agreement from selected Engineering programs at Parul University to Humber’s Sustainable Energy and Building Technology program.
• Visiting Fellowship Programme at Parul University.
• Semester exchange opportunities for the students of both the Universities.

Delegates from Wroclaw University of Science & Technology, Poland visited PU

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 about the possibilities for collaboration in the area of research and faculty exchange, free mover program for the students, yearly exchange programs for PU Students , Erasmus+ Mobility opportunities and also to promote the TECH Summer School 2019 organized by Wroclaw University of Science & Technology ,Poland from 8th July to 14th August 2019 for the students of Parul University .

Seminar on 'Study in Canada'

Study Abroad Desk at Parul University has organised seminar on ‘Study in Canada’ on 24th January 2019, Thursday, wherein 80 students participated in the event. The session was focused for students interested to pursue their higher studies in Canada. Students were given information on Canadian culture, education system and post work permit in Canada.

Felicitation Ceremony for the participants of International Exchange Program

Parul University believes that internationalization and globalization are at the forefront of conversations in the global educational arena. With this key theme we are proud to be associated through MoU with many International Universities across the globe for mediating and facilitating students and faculties with the various International exchange program opportunities.
We appreciate the efforts of all the participants who have tried their very best to make sure that the International Exchange Program was a fruitful and positive experience for them and ParulUniversity.
A felicitation ceremony was organised for the students and the faculties who had participated in the IEP at: –
ITMO University, Russia
Humber Institute of Science and Advanced Learning, Canada
People’s Friendship University, RUDN, Russia
Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland
Saint Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Russia
Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland
University of Tartu, Estonia

Specialized seminar on French Language Class by Alliance Francoise

Parul University is a vibrant platform, working for the betterment of students in all the 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.

The Seminar was organised by the Linguistic Study Centre under the study abroad desk of International Relations Cell, Parul University.

IELTS Master Class training

Bansi Dadhania from IRC department, Parul University has attended IELTS Master Class training, ‘Train the Trainer’ workshop at British Council Mumbai, on 13-15-December, 2018.
This workshop helped her gaining knowledge and learning new practices for IELTS class.
Mrs. Vandana Saigaonkar, the trainer at British Council, is been involved in this ‘Train the Trainer’ program since many years.
Topics covered in workshop:
1. Introduction of IELTS 4 components (listening, reading, writing & speaking)
2. Skills required for IELTS learning
3. Strategies useful as IELTS teacher
4. Activities conducted in IELTS class
5. Band markers description for IELTS score
6. Challenges faced as a tutor

Visit of Russian Professors at Parul University

From 19th-22nd December, Four Russian Professors from Institute of Innovative Engineering technologies, People’s Friendship University of Russia, RUDN, Moscow, Russia, visited Parul University for the fruitful discussions of the programs for futuristic collaborations.
Highlights of the meeting:
1. Joint Conferences and Seminars.
2. Joint Master and Ph. D programs
3. Study Abroad
4. Internships in Multi National Companies and Organization for our students in Russia.
5. Participation of PU students in the summer schools organized by Institute of Innovative Engineering technologies, RUDNU, Russia.
6. Participation of the students from Institute of Innovative Engineering technologies, in the upcoming Summer school in the Month of Feb 2019.

Expert lectures addressed by Russian Professors at Parul University

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.

The event is supported by the Russian Center for Science and Culture in Delhi and Rossotrudnichestvo.

Guest Lecture Topics were:
  • Medical and social adaptation issues among metropolitan citizens. The key role of our immunity in terms of maintaining health
  • Decolonizing the mind: anthropological aspects of the concept of corporeality
  • The practice of organic farming for food security problem-solving in big cities
  • Green chemistry approaches towards biologically active compounds and known drugs – state of the art
Guest speakers were:

ValeriaBerest –Researcher at the National Center for ContemporaryArt (NCCA-ROSIZO), member of the British Association of Art Historians, an applicant for the Department of General History of Art at Lomonosov, Moscow State University.

Natalia Tataurschikova –Deputy Dean of the Department of Continuous Medical Education of the RUDN University, Professor of the Department of Allergology and Immunology of the Department of Continuous Medical Education of the RUDN University, MD.

Seminar on Study in France, Alliance of France, French Embassy

On 26th of July, 2018 a seminar was arranged for Parul University’s students who are having desire of study abroad, by Study Abroad Desk, International Relations Cell, Parul University. It was pleasure for PU as seminar was addressed by Mr. Sujit Nair, Manager of Alliance France, a French government body who take care of student visa processing for students who wish to study in France, himself. He educated students about France as country, French education system, Study options in France, their tuition fees, costing, career opportunities, scholarships, visa processing etc. He also focused on various facility that French government give to an International students.

International Day - 2018

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.

Some major highlights are opportunity to interact with representatives from various leading foreign Universities, aspirants can gather information on educational opportunities abroad, free counselling session with the experts, In campus IELTS coaching, information on the procedure and all related documentations required for moving abroad.

Meeting with Delegates from University of Applied Sciences, Mainz Germany

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.

Training Program by Professors from Russia

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.

Dr Preeti Nair visited Vilnius University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania, Europe

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 exchange program in Lithuania, Europe.

Train-the-Trainer Program conducted by CABCIN

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. Trainees had learned how to plan and develop e-learning courses and activities, how to effectively use an e-learning platform in teaching and, how to set the roles and create various activities, share online courses with multimedia, tasks, and quizzes.

Professors from Mechanical Engineering Department of WRUST POLAND visited PU

Two Professors from 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.

Kick off meeting of CABCIN

National & International Universities to work together to raise standards of Teaching staff in Indian Institutions offering Higher Education

3 Year Project CABCIN Initiated: “Establishment of Capacity Building Centres as a Sustainable Solution to Raise the Standards of Teaching Staff in Indian Heis”

As per the Planning Commission of India’s 12th Five Year Plan (Page 62), Special Focus is laid on the Improving the Teaching Standards in India. “Development of supervisors and foremen, through suitable programmes, collaboratively designed and managed by industry and educational and training institutions must be ensured along with the emphasis on development of skilled workmen and good managers” quotes the 12th Five Year Plan.

The Erasmus+ Program (EU programme to support education, training for students, individuals and organisations) for The Action Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education of European Union invited applications for the same from Universities from Programme and eligible Partner Countries.
Capacity Building projects in the field of higher education are transnational cooperation projects based on multilateral partnerships. In 2016, 736 Applications from Programme and eligible Partner Countries were submitted out of which 147 Applications were approved; CABCIN is one of those. The Project is lead by Dr. Kamila Ludwikowska, Wroclaw University of Science & Technology, Poland. 5 Indian Universities and 5 European Universities would be working together for the Project; Wroclaw University of Science & Technology, Poland, Technical University of Košice, Slovakia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, Gent University, Belgium, Frederick University, Cyprus, Parul University, Vadodara, Amity University, Haryana, RK University, Rajkot, SAL Institute of Technology & Engineering Research, Ahmedabad & North Maharashtra University.

The Project aims to encourage cooperation between the EU and India (Partner Country) and support eligible partner countries in addressing challenges in the management and governance of their higher education institutions. This includes improving the quality of higher education, developing new and innovative education programmes, modernising higher education systems through reform practices as well as fostering cooperation across different regions of the world through joint initiatives.

Under one of the Erasmus+ Action, “International Credit Mobility, a student from here may get an opportunity to study abroad at a partner HEI or even a traineeship (Work Placement) abroad in an enterprise or any other relevant workplace in one of the consortium countries whereas Staff from here may also get a training period abroad and a staff from EU Partners may conduct a teaching period here, said Dr Devanshu Patel, President of one of the Partnering Indian Universities.

Delegates from WUST, Poland Visited Parul University

Four delegates Prof. Robert Lis,Vice- Dean for part-time studies and international programs of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering , dr Andrzej Moczko, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Vice- Rector for Research and University advisor for International Affairs, dr Andrzej Siemiński, Faculty coordinator (Computer Science) of the TECHSummer School at the Faculty of Computer Science and Management , Karolina Farbiszewska, Head of the Section for International Events, International Office from Wroclaw University of Science and Technology (WUST), Poland Visited Parul University, India from 1st March 2017 to 4th March, 2017 to discuss more possibilities for collaboration in the area of research and faculty exchange and also to promote their TECHSummer 2017 organized by WUST from 19th June 2017 to 29th July 2017 for the students of Parul University in the Engineering and Management disciplines.

Professors From University of Wismar, Germany Visited PGI

Delegates from University of Wismar with an aim to increase institutional partnership & knowledge sharing in Technological & Engineering Studies as well as in Business Management visited Parul University, Vadodara.University of Wismar, Germany was represented by Prof. Dr. Norbert Gruenwald, Prof. Andreas Ahrens and Prof. Basus .
These officials were individually welcomed with a book and a momento by Dr. Devanshu J Patel (Trustee, PASM), Dr. Rajkumari Soni (Head IRC) and Prof. Colin Roberts respectively. Accompanying consulting official Mr. Ravish Shah was given an equally warm welcome.

During meeting with them, various points were discussed for future alliance and project partnership in different areas with Parul University. It was preceded by a hi-tea where Dr. Devanshu Patel and IRC members interacted with officials of University of Wismar, Germany discussed about strengthening strategic relations between the two institutions.
The meeting ended with a thanks by Dr. Devanshu Patel and visiting delegates’ tour of Parul Institutes’ campus.

Visit of British Council at Parul University

‘Great Britain’ campaign, the British Council organized the Great UK education seminar here at Parul University, Vadodara.
The ‘Great United Kingdom’ education seminar at Parul Institute was conducted and coordinated by Ms Rupal Parikh[British Council, British Deputy High Commission, Mumbai] and Dr. Rajkumari Soni [Head- International Relations Cell(IRC), Parul Institutes] and team on Tuesday. Here Dr. Soni presented Ms. Parikh with a book and welcomed her.
‘Great UK’ launched, has been a strategic international marketing programme designed to promote the United Kingdom to business, tourism and student markets worldwide in order to enhance its global reputation and deliver long-term economic benefits. This seminar covered various aspects of studying in the United Kingdom i.e. choosing the right academic course & institution in the UK; applying for UK student visas; IELTS and working in the UK.
This further provided insightful information for studying undergraduate, postgraduate or research degrees in the UK, and life as a student in the UK & its culture. Later eager Parul students in their one to one interactions with Ms Parikh discussed their queries related to higher education in UK. Ms Parikh also gave a small token of appreciation to all seminar participants.
This event was preceded by a hi-tea where Dr. Devanshu Patel (Trustee, PASM) and IRC members interacted with Ms Rupal Parikh and discussed possibilities about developing strategic relations with British Council and British Government recognized UK Universities.

The day before, a networking reception was hosted by the British Council at Surya Palace Hotel, Vadodara where IRC, Parul Institutes’ officials (Dr Rajkumari Soni, Dr BK Sridhar and Prof. Dhruvil Shah) had an opportunity to interact and network with senior officials like Sam Harvey and Sunil Koli – both from the British Council, British High Commission, Mumbai.

Officers From Lambton College, Canada Visited Parul University

As part of developing International Relations (IR) and collaborating with foreign educational institutions the International Relations Cell, Parul University and Kanan International Pvt. Ltd. jointly organized an event to inform students at Parul Campus about the content and scope of post-graduate studies at Lambton College and life in Canada.

Objective of the Event

Encouraged by the presence of Seventy plus Ex-Parul Students at Lambton College Campuses in Canada, the Lambton College officials’ objectives to visit Parul Campus were to initiate greater dialogue with Parul authorities and invite students to study in Canada and especially at Lambton College.

Special Guests and Event details

On the day, Mr. Chris Slade (Dean of International Education, Lambton College, Canada) was welcomed with a book by Dr. Devanshu Patel, Managing Trustee, Parul Institutes; Mr. Mathew Redford (International Student Support and Activities, Lambton College, Canada) and Ms Sonal of Kanan International Pvt. Ltd as well were book welcomed by Mr. Colin Roberts (Trainer, CDC) and Mr. Dhruvil Shah (Lecturer PIET-Diploma Studies) – members of International Relations Cell, Parul Institutes.
On the day, the Head of International Relations Cell, Dr. Rajkumari Soni (Reader-PIET MBA programme) ably anchored the event; Mr Dhruvil (Lecturer, PIET), Prof. Deepa Karvat (Asst. Professor, PIET), and Prof. Mitali Rana (Reader, PIAR) exemplarily coordinated the entire event, followed by a well-worded vote of thanks by Dr. B. K Shridhar (Professor, PIPR).

Discussion-Presentation

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:

  • In the past 45 years, Lambton College has evolved from a community college into a worldwide leader in post-secondary education with over 3,600 full-time and 6,500 part-time students. With main campus located in Sarnia, Ontario and other two campuses in Toronto and Saskatchewan
  • The major areas of academic focus are IT, Computer Science, Mechanical, Electrical – Engineering and Business studies.
  • Academics at Lambton is ‘student-focused & driven’ i.e. there are twenty hours of classroom study additional 40 hours would need to be put in by the student if he/she wants to succeed at Lambton.
  • The major selling feature about education at Lambton College is that students get opportunities to interact with both International as well as local Canadian students helping them to become one with Canadian culture.
  • List of programmes offered to International Students can be found here http://www.lambton.on.ca/Programs/International_Programs.aspx
  • Admission Requirements are 6.0 IELTS score(5.5 minimum for Diplomas) for all Graduate or Post Graduate Studies
  • Living costs vary between CA$6000/ to CA$11000/- depending on the Living Standards, more info: http://www.lambton.on.ca/International/Living_Costs/
  • Scholarships are awarded through faculty nominations based on guidelines considering – Communication Skills, Leadership Qualities, Interactions with Faculties and Students, Willingness to Learn, Dedication to continuously Improve, Academic Excellence, Extracurricular/Volunteer Work on or off the campus.
  • Studying and Working in Canada: During the semesters students can work part time for twenty hours and full time during vacation period(approximately 4 months), through this esp. the international students significantly can contribute to their living expenses. On Campus jobs are as well offered to international students. For further detailed information see http://www.lambton.on.ca/display_col.aspx?id=2147484988 and http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/study/work.asp
  • Special Facilities provided to International Students at Lambton are:
    1. Airport Pickup – The International Student Office at Lambton ensures that International Students are greeted at the Sarnia Airport by either their host families or by a representative from the International Office.
    2. Orientation –programmes are delivered by the staff of the International Education and Services Department providing vital information regarding community services, academic issues and general life at Lambton College. Tours and various social activities are organized at the beginning of each semester.
    3. Health Care – Lambton College recognizes the importance of medical protection. All internationals students have access to a comprehensive health and hospital insurance plan for a competitive monthly rate. Medical staff are on duty at the Wellness Centre in the Main Campus.
    4. English as a Second Language – Necessary coaching to improve English as a second language is provided to international students
    5. Employment Skills’ Training and Placement Assistance is provided to international students giving them access a variety of employment options while living and studying in Sarnia
    6. Videos about Lambton College can be found at http://www.lambton.on.ca/International/VideoGallery.aspx

For further information about Lambton College you may contact in person the Members of the International Relations Cell or email us at [email protected]

Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland Visited Parul University

An aim to increase institutional partnership & knowledge sharing in Technological & Engineering Studies Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland visited Parul University, Vadodara.
Wroclaw University of Technology was represented by Prof. Janusz Górniak (Faculty of Fundamental Problems of Technology), Ms. Ewa Markowska (Admissions Officer) and Ms Marta Zdziech (Admissions Officer).
These officials were individually welcomed with a book and a momento by Dr. Devanshu J Patel (Trustee, PASM), Dr. Rajkumari Soni (Head IRC) and Dr Shital Shah (Principal-PIT) respectively. Accompanying consulting officials were given an equally warm welcome.

This seminar covered various aspects of studying in Wroclaw University, Poland – information about specialized courses undergraduate, postgraduate or research degrees especially in Applied Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science; applying for admission to Wroclaw University; Student Visa procedure; need for IELTS and working in Poland.
Later Parul Institutes’ students in their one to one interactions with Ms. Ewa Markowska discussed their queries related to higher education in Poland.

This event was preceded by a hi-tea where Dr. Devanshu Patel and IRC members interacted with officials of Wroclaw University of Technology discussed about strengthening strategic relations between the two institutions. During lunch several key officials of Parul Institutes and Wroclaw University discussed about signing a MoU.
The event and the day ended with a vote of thanks by Dr. Devanshu Patel and visiting delegates’ tour of Parul Institutes’ campus.