India and Australia has signed an MoU to intensify existing partnerships in higher education and research, including technical and professional education, schools, vocational education and training.
"The MoU will help intensify existing partnerships between India and Australia in higher education & research, including technical and professional education, schools, vocational education and training and will open up new and innovative areas of cooperation," Ministry of Human Resource Development said in a statement.
Both the countries have agreed on a joint financial commitment of up to AUS$ 1 million and signed an MoU to strengthen existing partnerships, said an official statement.
The agreement, which will also open up new and innovative areas of cooperation, was signed between HRD Minister Smriti Irani and the Australian Minister for Education and Training Christopher Pyne.
The MoU was approved by Union Cabinet last week.