The University of Wollongong (UOW), Australia today unveiled its UOW India identity at the Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City), Gandhinagar. With this, the Australian university has become one of the first foreign universities to have an International Branch Campus (IBC) in India.
Indianexpress.com talks to UOW’s global brand ambassador and renowned cricketer Adam Gilchrist as well as the Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Patricia M Davidson about the new campus which is set to offer Australian degrees to Indian students.
Q. When will the University of Wollongong start academic programmes on the Indian campus, and which programmes will be offered?
Patricia: We will start advertising for students at the end of 2023, with the hope to begin the academic programmes in June 2024. We are starting out by taking a small floor from an existing building….