Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited (HUDCO) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi here in last week.
The MoU helps to undertake joint research activities, training and capacity building programmes, consultancy assignments, access to documentation centre of each other, development of new academic and training programmes and enable students to have practical exposure through internship programmes etc.
The Human Settlement Management Institute (HSMI), the Research & Training Institute of HUDCO will be the Nodal Department to operationalize this MoU on behalf of HUDCO and will closely work with School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi to bring about coordination between various departments and Regional Offices of HUDCO as well as different departments and Centres at the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.
Shri VP Baligar, Chairman and Managing Director, HUDCO and Prof. Chetan Vaidya, Director, School of Planning and Architecture signed the MoU. Senior Officers of HUDCO including Shri NL Manjoka, Director (Corporate Planning) and Shri Anil Kumar Kaushik, Director (Finance) were present on the occasion. Former Dean, Prof. Neelima Risbud was also present on this occasion.