Directorate of International Academics

Directorate of International Academics (DIAc), Kannur University was established in the year 2013 to enhance the visibility of the Kannur University at the international level and to promote international collaboration in research and higher studies. The main objective of DIAc is to take initiatives in collaborative teaching and research with reputed universities and institutions from all over the world and any other outreach programmes planned by the University from time to time. To achieve the above objective, the DIAc aims to:

  • Identify potential academic areas of interest to Kannur Univeristy for international bilateral collaboration.
  • Initiate International Masters Programme and Study India Programmes for overseas students.
  • Enhance the visibility of Kannur University and its academic programmes at international level through print and electronic media.
  • Initiate web based interactions with the international academic community.
  • Plan and execute academic activities for the formulation of Study India Programmes and other international academic programmes.
  • Co-ordinate with national agencies such as UGC, CSIR, DST, DBT, ICMR, ICAR, ICCR , ICSSR, ICHR etc. in the promotion of international academic co-operation.

For the smooth functioning of the Directorate of International Academics and to streamline its future activities, a Core Committee has been constituted under the leadership of the Vice Chancellor. The DIAc has a Chairman and also a Director to head and coordinate its various activities. The Heads of various University teaching departments and a few academic experts from outside are members of the Core Committee.

Contact Address: 

Directorate of International Academics,
Kannur University,
Civil Station PO,
Kannur,  Pin: 670 002,
Kerala, India 

Phone   :  0091-490-2346270

Fax       :  0091-490-2345317

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