Moscow: During his Russia tour, President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that Russia has helped India in its development, advancement and Security matters. He was speaking at an event of the Foreign Ministry of Russia. He was even conferred Honourary D. litt by the Russian Government.
President Pranab Mukherjee who is on a five day visit to Russia will emphasize on bridging connections between the two countries on Education. Bombay and Madras IIT has already signed deals with eight Universities of Russia. Other Universities including Calcutta University and Kharagpore IIT also feature in the list.
The main objective is to give the opportunity to the Indian Students to get technological educational help from Russia and to improve the Research programmes of the two nations.