ISRO Inks MoU With Odisha VSSUT Burla To Promote Space Research

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has signed MoU with Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology (VSSUT) Burla, Odisha, for setting up an innovation-cum-incubation centre. The Centre will be set up at VSSUT, Burla to promote space research.

With the agreement, VSSUT Burla, has become the first technical institute in India to sign a MoU with ISRO.

The MoU was signed on the virtual platform in the presence of Dr. K Sivan, ISRO Chairman, Sanjay Kumar Singh, Secretary, Skill Development and Technical Education Department and Atal Chaudhuri, Vice-Chancellor, VSSUT Burla

“Achieving a rare privilege of being the first University in the country, VSSUT Burla today inked an MoU with Indian Space Research Organisation for setting up of Space Innovation-cum-Incubation centre in presence of @isro Chairman Dr K Sivan,” Odisha Information and Public Relations Department tweeted.

As part of the agreement, ISRO will offer technical support and financial assistance of Rs 50lakh for developing the required infrastructure.