On Friday 21 October 2016 in the D. P. Dhar Hall at the Embassy of India in Moscow took place the celebration of Indian scholarship programs. The event attracted more than 100 people, including alumni and prospective students, representatives of the Republics and Regions of Russia, Professors of Russian universities and the employees of the key departments of the Embassy of India.
The Ambassador of India H. E. Pankaj Saran delivered a welcome speech, third Secretary Vasudev Ravi spoke about the Indian ITEC and ICCR scholarships, alumni spoke about their experiences and impressions about studying in India. The evening continued with a cultural program by the teachers and students Cultural center. A video compilation about the beauty and culture of India was also screened. Upon completion of the program the guests were invited to taste some Indian delicacies.
The event was held in a warm, but productive setting. It established a lot of contacts between representatives of Indian and Russian sides. We hope that the outcome of this meeting will be a long and productive cooperation not only in education but also in the field of science, tourism and business.