KISS signs MoU with Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies (AOI), Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany
MoU was signed between Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies (AOI), Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany and Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) on 5th March 2012.
The MoU seeks to foster international academic exchange through an internship cooperation between the two institutions. Under the agreement, KISS would accept interns from AOI for a duration of at least three months. Such interns would work towards the goals of KISS during their stay.
The Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology is a member of the Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies (AOI) which was founded in 2008 by the Eberhard Karls University with a special focus on history and the interaction between religion, politics and society. Its ethos and comprehensive interest in the cultures of the Near East to Far East make the AOI a unique partner and a valued contributor to international research projects. Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen is one of Germany’s oldest universities, internationally noted in medicine, natural sciences and the humanities.