The India-EU Higher Education Symposium was held on Wednesday 12th November 2008 in the InterContinental THE GRAND New Delhi, Connaught Place.
The main objective of the India-EU Higher Education Symposium was to address EU-Indian higher education policy and cooperation issues. The Symposium was a platform for high-level dialogue between government officials, key senior managers and policy makers from India and Europe and representatives from higher education institutions and academic networks.
The aims of the Symposium were:
- Facilitate collaboration between EU and Indian higher education institutions
- Exchange information on policy issues and practices through sharing key development issues in academic cooperation between senior educationalists and policy leaders
- Create a forum for strategic and policy dialogue to enhance mutual understanding of priorities and possible future cooperation areas
- Identify common agendas, possible cooperation areas and to develop mutually beneficial collaborative projects.