Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited (HUDCO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi in the last week of October 2013.
Highlights of the MoU
• The MoU was signed between VP Baligar, Chairman and Managing Director, HUDCO and Prof. Chetan Vaidya, Director, School of Planning and Architecture.
• The objective of the MoU is to help in undertaking the joint research activities, training and capacity building programmes, consultancy assignments, access to documentation centre of each other, development of new academic and training programmes and enable students to have practical exposure through internship programmes.
• The Human Settlement Management Institute (HSMI), the Research and Training Institute of HUDCO will be the Nodal Department to operationalize this MoU on behalf of HUDCO and will closely work with School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi to bring about coordination between various departments and Regional Offices of HUDCO as well as different departments and Centres at the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.