DWIH Regular Activity of RWTH Aachen, University of Cologne and Indian Institutes of Higher Education

Sunday, September 25, 2016 to Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Topics by Sector: 
Coimbatore, Chennai, New Delhi

Engineering to Ingenieurwesen – bridging the skill gap

This DWIH Regular Activity was co-funded by DWIH New Delhi to promote the science and research activities between India and Germany. RWTH Aachen was the primary applicant, where by University of Cologne was the Secondary participant and various Indian institutes of higher education were Indian partners.

The aim of this event was to identify the best practice examples from the German education model that are suitable for the Indian engineering education conditions and develop a recommended transfer action plan. The sector of textile engineering was used as a case study. This event was divided into 3 workshops.

The participants of the event were:

Dr. Ing Dieter Veit, Academic Director, Institute for Textile Engineering , RWTH Aachen University
Dr Mohit Raina, RWTH
Ms Sangeetha Ramaswamy, RWTH
Ms Ariane Elshof, International office University of Cologne
Dr Amisha Jain, International office University of Cologne

Indian Participants:

PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore
Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Delhi