Sacred Heart Signs MoUs with Eight Universities in Ghana     

The Sacred Heart College, Tirupattur, Vellore Dt.,  has signed MoUs with Seven Technical Universities and a Polytechnic from Ghana.  Rev.Dr.D.Maria Antony Raj, SDB, Principal signed the MoUs along with his Ghanaian Counterparts on 25th August, 2018, Saturday at Chennai. The Collaborations was an outcome of the Delegations by the State of Ghana to investigate the potential possibilities of Ghanaian students to take up higher studies in India. The Delegation from the Ghanaian government was lead by Prof. Kwado Adinkrah Appiah, Interim Vice Chancellor, Sunyani Technical University, Ghana.

The agreement was signed between Sacred Heart College and Sunyani Technical University, Koforidua Technical University, Kumasi Technical University, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Cape Coast Technical University, Accra Technical University, Takoradi Technical University and Bolgatanga Polytechnic. The agreement between Sacred Heart College and the Ghanaian universities is to jointly collaborate the student and faculty exchanges, organize study tours, conduct summer school programmes and venture in joint researches in areas relevant to both Ghana and India.

Rev.Dr.D.Maria Antony Raj, SDB noted that “Sacred Heart College is the only Arts and Science College signing up with the Ghanaian delegations, and we would like to carry forward in progressive engagements with them in terms of collaborations specifically in Student and Staff Exchange Programmes and joint Research initiatives”.

The Ghanaian universities were represented by Prof. Kwado Adinkrah Appiah, Sunyani Technical University, Dr.Nicholas Apreh Siaw, Koforidua Technical University, Dr.George Asumadu, Kumasi Technical University, Prof. Eric Kwabena Forkuo, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Prof.Sarah Darkwa, Cape Coast Technical University, Prof.Edmund Enyonam Kwaku Ameko, Accra Technical University, Rev.Prof.John Frank Eshun, Takoradi Technical University and Prof. Samuel Eramus Alnaa, Bolgatanga Polytechnic.