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GD Goenka University Students Earn Fully Funded Summer Internship at University of Arkansas, USA

University of Arkansas selects students from all over the world based on the academic performance or extraordinary contribution towards research & development for internships

Sep 29, 2016   13:32 IST 
Gurgoan, Haryana, India

The University of Arkansas, USA, as part of its efforts to foster outstanding educators who have a global perspective, has selected three students from GD Goenka School of Engineering for a fully funded summer internship at the university for a period of 10 weeks. The University offers internships to students from all over the world based on their academic performance or extraordinary contribution towards research & development, to work as ‘Research Engineering Undergraduates’. G.D. Goenka University, a leading new age university driven by a passion for excellence in education, has an active collaboration with University of Arkansas and is involved in various initiatives such as internships, student/faculty exchange, joint courses etc.


Three students, Gagan Bhardwaj (3rd year Mechanical Engineering), Rahul Biswash (3rd year Electronics & Communications Engineering) and Diksha Prakash (2nd year Electronics & Communications Engineering) have been selected for summer internship at University of Arkansas, USA.


Prof. (Dr.) ‘Deependra Kumar Jha, Vice Chancellor, GD Goenka University said, “I feel proud and elated with this achievement and wish the students all the luck for their learning tour at University of Arkansas in USA. At GD Goenka University we aim to provide global exposure to our students to keep them abreast with latest developments in their respective fields. The Summer Internship will help these students to grow as professionals and understand the market environment they will venture into after completing their education.”


The 140-year-old University of Arkansas is one of the top ranked universities in the world, and rated very high for its research work.


About GD Goenka University, Gurgaon

Located on 60 acres with the ancient and picturesque Aravalli hills for a backdrop and amidst the corporate hub of the Millennium City of Gurgaon, GD Goenka University is a Private University that is guided by the philosophy that new thinking in the areas of teaching, learning, research and training are pivotal to making students tomorrow’s leaders and giving them a world view. With unswerving focus on providing quality education, GD Goenka University has engaged the best and brightest faculty to guide students, engage their minds and widen their horizon. This is done by creating regular and systematic opportunities for students to interact with a broad range of industries and service sectors. The University’s infrastructure, laboratories, dedicated video conference facilities, virtual learning facilities and fully equipped studios and conference rooms reveal the University’s passion for excellence.


The GD Goenka University (GDGU) established in 2013 heralds a new era in Indian Higher Education. This new-age University transcends traditional education systems and focuses on inter-disciplinary approach to learning and research. Design thinking is all pervasive and emphasis is on ‘Making’ and ‘Creating’.


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