Vinod Kumar Yadav, Chairman, Railway Board and Lord Karan Billimoria, Chancellor, University of Birmingham has announced a joint Masters program in Railway Systems Engineering and Integration in academic year 2020-2021 by the National Rail Transportation Institute (NRTI).
Mr. Yadav said that a lot of transformation work has been done in India Railways most of which has focused on capacity enhancement and modernization of Railways and now the Indian Railways looks forward to a long-term association with the University of Birmingham.
Sir David Eastwood, Vice-chancellor said that the University is delighted to work with the Indian Railways.
The program is a dual M.Sc. Under which students will obtain two post-graduate degrees from both institutions as they spend a year at each institution. The initiative will greatly benefit the students of NRTI as it will provide them access to the world-class expertise and facilities in railway systems at the Birmingham Center for Railway Research and Education (BCRRE).
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