In today’s global industries, an academic institution’s image is greatly enhanced by the quality and depth of its international linkages. While it is primarily the institution’s credibility that makes it attractive to prospective partner institutions, these networks must be established and nurtured through deliberate and sustained programs for these partnerships to bear fruits.
Hence, the University, recognizes the pivotal role that local and international linkages play in instructional and institutional development and has proactively responded to these needs by establishing the Global Relations and Strategic Partnerships (GRaSP).
GRaSP is responsible for managing institutional partnerships and collaborations. The office works with other departments within the university to ensure that harmonious and collaborative relations with partners abroad are maintained through constant exchange of information on academic developments and research activities; exchange of graduate and undergraduate students for visit, study, and research; exchange of faculty members and administrative officials for visit, lectures, and research; and joint organization of conferences, seminars, and workshop on topics of common interest. GRaSP shall also build an international profile of the university through visits, events, conferences, and through the presence of a dynamic website.
Our mission is to establish quality and mutually beneficial linkages with international universities, institutions, and organizations.