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Prof. Irudaya Rajan Emphasises the Necessity of Effective Coordination for Migrant Workers’ Welfare

Prof. S. Irudaya Rajan, Chairman of the International Institute of Migration and Development, emphasised the urgent need for government coordination to ensure the socio-economic security of migrant workers. He made these remarks while releasing the workshop report of the Centre for Migration Policy and Inclusive Governance. The report, prepared by the Centre for Migration and […]

MGU conferred the Richard Feynman Chair Professorship on Dr. Robert Bruell

Mahatma Gandhi University bestowed the distinguished honour of the ‘Richard Feynman Chair Professorship’ at the School of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology on Dr. Robert Bruell from Germany. Honourable Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. C. T. Aravindakumar conferred the Chair in an online meeting.   The lecture given by Dr. Bruell during the event mainly focused on the different […]

MGU researchers secure patent on innovative EMI shielding composition

MG University researchers have been granted an Indian patent  for a novel EMI shielding  composition based on soft elastomers with extremely low hybrid nanofiller content. This research was conducted as part of the doctoral research of  Dr. Avinash R. Pai, under the aegis of  the Visvesvaraya Ph.D scheme of the Ministry of Electronics & IT […]

Faculty Development Programme from February 5

The College Development Council at MGU is organising a Faculty Development Programme on E-Content Development and Video Production in collaboration with the Mar Chrysostom Chair. The programme will take place from February 5th to 9th at the IIRBS Seminar Hall of the University. Vice-Chancellor Dr. C.T. Aravindakumar will inaugurate the programme at 10 am on […]

Unlocking the Green Secrets: A Digital Guide to MGU Campus Trees through QR Codes

Exploring the lush green campus of Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU) has become an enriching experience for visitors and students alike, thanks to the innovative initiative of placing QR codes on select trees. Following a meticulous survey conducted by the Advanced Centre for Environmental Studies and Sustainable Development(ACESSD) of MGU, in collaboration with the Tropical Institute […]

MGU Green Lab Table Calendar-2024: Captivating Snaps of Green Campus

As part of the ‘Nirmmalam -MGU – the Green Protocol implementation Programme’ of Mahatma Gandhi University, the MGU Green Lab has unveiled a table calendar showcasing the natural colours and charm of the campus with a special eye on the beauty of its cool and shady walkways. Vice Chancellor Dr. C.T. Aravindakumar released the calendar, […]

Projects of MG University Budget Focused on Creating a Knowledge Society

The annual budget for Mahatma Gandhi University for the fiscal year 2024-25 is strategically directed towards initiatives that aim to foster the development of a knowledge-based society. Dr. Biju Thomas, the convener of the Finance Subcommittee of the Syndicate, presented the budget during the Syndicate meeting, presided over by Dr. Beena Mathew, the Vice-Chancellor in […]

Responding to COVID-19

Mahatma Gadhi University’s Inter University Centre for Biomedical Research and Super Specialty Hospital (IUCBR&SSH) is working with the government to effectively respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The IUCBR&SSH has dedicated its human resources and scientific infrastructure to analyse COVID-19 samples. The IUCBR&SSH currently completed more than 250000 testing using qRT-PCR for SARSCoV2 infection.  Samples to […]