IIT Bombay signed a Memorandum of understanding with Federal Institute of Rio de Janeiro. In order to promote cooperation the two institutions agree to encourage direct contact and mutually beneficial cooperation between their respective faculty, research institutes, departments and administrative staff.
The initial area of collaboration will be through:
Visit and exchange by faculty members and research scholars.
Joint research activities and joint supervision of research work.
Exchange of students to enroll at the host institution for credit.
Exchange of information including, but not limited, research publications of faculty members.