· As per MoU between LPU & Heriot-Watt (HW) University Edinburgh, completing first-half (2 years) of the programme at LPU, BTech CSc student Rahul Kumar will now complete his second-half (next 2 years) of the programme with partner HW University
· LPU has 200+ International university tie-ups for student exchange and credit transfer programmes
· Rahul had joined LPU two years ago opting ‘International Credit Transfer Programme’
One of the BTech Computer Science students of Lovely Professional University (LPU), Rahul Kumar is going to join Heriot-Watt (HW) University Edinburgh in United Kingdom to complete his graduation degree under credit transfer programme. As per university to university agreement, completing first-half (2 years) of BTech programme at LPU, Rahul will now complete his second-half (next 2 years) of the programme with partner-university in the UK. Rahul is having his Visa for the same and has joined student-orientation programme at HW University. On these lines, LPU has 200+ International university tie-ups for student exchange and credit transfer programmes.
Declared ‘International University of the Year’ by The Times- Good University Guide 2018, HW is one of the top universities in the world. Its alumni are notable businessmen, engineers, and those that have gained both national and international fame. Now, LPU student Rahul is also going to be included in such a coveted alumni list after getting HW degree. Heriot-Watt University has high quality research-informed teaching, industry & business focused programmes, and campuses with great facilities.
Worth mentioning, not only LPU students go to foreign universities on such programmes but a lot many students from top foreign countries also join LPU programmes. Congratulating Rahul for his successful studies and career ahead, Head Division of International Affairs at LPU, Mr Aman Mittal says:“ LPU offers its students option of ‘Credit Transfer and International Exposure’ in multiple programmes. By joining this programme, Rahul has not only saved 50% of high-value international fees but also been able to join top university in UK for international graduation degree.” Mr Mittal also advised other foreign going students to choose right ways for joining foreign universities, save their money, time and to be notable alumni of one of the top universities of the world.”
Much happy, Rahul and his humble parents, living in small village of Bihar, are all praise for LPU. Rahul shares: “When I had joined LPU, I had no knowledge that one day I would be able to pursue my studies with two top global universities at a time. I also want to share that Division of International affairs at LPU helped me a lot right from the beginning of my admission days, and had guided me to be a future student of best University in the UK. Now, after completing half of my programme at LPU in India, I will be getting my graduation degree from the UK University after completing my next two years’ studies.”