Computer Science & Engineering final year students join KIT, Korea under the student exchange program.


Two final year students of Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering (FCSE), Noyan Ahmed Siddiqui and Mohammad Urwah, have departed for Kumoh National Institute of Technology (KIT), Korea. The students will be enrolling for the Fall semester at KIT, starting on August 28, 2017 and finishing February 28, 2018.

The students have been accepted for the student exchange program between GIK Institute and Kumoh National Institute of Technology (KIT), Korea, under a bilateral agreement. As exchange students, they will enjoy full tuition fee waiver from KIT. In addition to that, Noyan Ahmed Siddiqui has also won the prestigious GKS Exchange student’s scholarship offered by the NIIED (National Institute for International Education), Korea. Under this scholarship, Noyan will be receiving a monthly stipend of 500,000 Korean Won, in addition to the return ticket from Korea.

KIT is a national research and business development (R&BD) university in the Republic of Korea (South Korea). It is located in GumiGyeongbuk, South Korea. KIT is presently the only national university for engineering in Korea.

The exchange program is open to all GIK students and the students may contact Dr. Ahmar Rashid, Associate Professor, FCSE, who is the focal person for this exchange program, for any future opportunities.

Date: 24th August, 2017