A special programme for both faculty and student exchange programme has been established whereby the students and faculty from both institutions will have the option to spend up to two semester at The Annenberg School for Communication campus in Pennsylvania or at the SNU campus at Greater Noida.
Their partnership has led way for the establishment of Joint Centre for Global Communication Research to be located at SNU. Faculty from both schools and across disciplines at both universities would be affiliated with the centre whose objectives is to undertake research on critical issues in global communication. The Centre will hold conference and seminars and publish research reports as part of its mission to disseminate the findings of the research conducted at the Centre.
Dean of Annenberg School for Communication, Michael Delli Carpini siad "The Annenberg school For Communication has been committed to responding to changes in both the nature of Communication as a social process and in Communication as a discipline."
"We see our partnership with the Shiv Nadar University as an opportunity help all aspiring communication professionals become better consumers and producers or public information, strengthen their understanding of the role of communication in their personnel, professional and civic lives, and prepare them for private and public-sector leadership positions in communication-related and other fields. We look forward to an exciting partnership".
The Academic programmmes will commence in the month of August 2013. Students completing the programmes successfully will obtain a degree issued by Shiv Nadar University.