Inter University Centres (IUC)
Inter University Centre for International Studies
Osmania University Campus Hyderabad.
The UGC has established Inter-University Centres (IUCs) for centrally providing state-of-the-art equipment & facilities for the benefit of researchers working in different universities. So far, these IUCS have been established mainly in the filed of science and technology. The UGC proposed to establish the first IUC in the field of Humanities and Social Science by taking over academic and physical infrastructure available at Indo-American Centre for International Studies.
The proposed IUC would be providing dynamic and vibrant platform for academicians from India, SAARC region, Central Asian and other countries. The main objective of the IUC would be to address contemporary development issues with multi-disciplinary approach in the following areas.
Education, Commerce, Economics of development of these countries along with the interface with the developed countries.
World trade, GATS, IPR, financial management for international understanding.
Conflict management, diplomacy, development and peace initiatives between various countries.
Human rights, human values, life skills and learning to live together.
Art, literature and other allied areas.
Financial Assitance/ Recommendations of the expert committees.