E R U D I T E (scholar in residence programme)
The Erudite is one of the innovative concepts undertaken by the State Government of Kerala to rejuvenate the field of higher
in the state and to strengthen research activities of various Universities of Kerala. Eminent academics from
abroad are invited to the State Universities under this programme. The Scholars spend few weeks in the campus giving lectures,
interacting closely with faculty and students, exploring future collaborations etc. Another major initiative in this direction is the
Nobel Laureate Visiting Programme under which Nobel Laureates are invited to spend a few days in the campus. They will closely
interact with students, teachers and researchers in the campus. In collaboration with the State Higher Education Council,
conducted interactive sessions with students and teachers of the university and of affiliated colleges.
Erudite Scholar in Residence Programme - Lecture series by Prof. Dr. Samuel Oluwatobi Oluwafemi from University of Johannesburg, from 11-15 December 2017 at IIUCNN, Mahatma Gandhi University.
Erudite programme on 21-23 November 2017-organised by Kerala State Higher Education Council- Lecture series by Prof. Dr. Patricia Talams Rohana, Center for Research and Advanced Studies of National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico, at International and Inter University Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Mahatma Gandhi University.
Erudite programme on 23 to 27 June 2017-Prof. (Dr) Carlo Montemagno, University of Alberta, Canada at School of Chemical Sciences organised by International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.
Nobel Laureate Visiting Programme in 2010-11
About 30 more scholars from within and outside the country are expected to visit the university during 2010-11