Beaconhouse National University and Sustainable Development Policy Institute Forge Strategic Partnership
Beaconhouse National University (BNU) and the Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) have officially sealed a collaborative bond through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The purpose of this MOU is to establish a robust and synergistic relationship between the two institutions, focusing on various areas of collaboration.
In the realm of Consulting and Research, both institutions will jointly bid for projects, develop research proposals, and engage in collaborative responses to requests for proposals (RFPs). Internship opportunities will be provided by SDPI to BNU students (DLA & SB), while Knowledge Exchange Programs and Guest Lectures will facilitate the exchange of faculty and experts between the two entities. BNU will dedicate space for research-based training, workshops, and conferences in Lahore, fostering joint participation in academic and professional events. Furthermore, the collaboration extends to the launching of capacity-building courses and engagement of faculty and students in research, surveys, and capacity-building programs, with an emphasis on enhancing pedagogical and administrative skills. This partnership signifies a commitment to mutual growth and the advancement of sustainable development practices.
The signing of this MOU marks a significant step towards fostering collaborative efforts in academia, research, and sustainable development. Both BNU and SDPI are poised to benefit from the diverse expertise each institution brings to the partnership, contributing to the advancement of knowledge and the promotion of sustainable practices in the region.