TNAU signs MoU with Nova Scotia Agricultural College (NSAC), Canada

TNAU signs MoU with Nova Scotia Agricultural College (NSAC), Canada

The Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Nova Scotia Agricultural College (NSAC), Canada.

According to a release from TNAU, a dual degree programme on “Environmental Horticulture” will be started as part of the agreement.

Under this programme, students would have to complete five semesters in TNAU and the remaining three semesters at NSAC. They would get certificates from both the universities.

Brian Crouse, Manager, Student Recruitment and Awards, NSAC, and M.Thangaraju, Director, Students Welfare, TNAU, signed the agreement.

The Vice Chancellor of TNAU, C.Ramasamy, emphasised the need for more such pacts with Western universities in order to strengthen the academic abilities of graduates and to facilitate employability.

In this regard, the TNAU was also taking efforts to promote agricultural education.