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REVA University offers a plethora of dynamic and engaging academic linkages with various international Universities across the globe. Our aim is to promote and develop integration of professional and academic education with top Universities that we partner with. The objective of the International Centre at REVA is to provide the best programmes in collaboration with top-league International Universities so as to ensure students get the right cultural environment and learning at these Universities. The goal is to make knowledge accessible to students while pursuing their Undergraduate or Postgraduate Degrees at REVA from across the globe under the expertise of international faculty and industry personnel. REVA invites students from all around the globe and also invites students at REVA to enrol in the various opportunities provided to study abroad.

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International Relations & Public Relations

International Partners


REVA University has entered into a partnership with University of Strathclyde in the UK in conjunction with the 360 World Wide Skill Development Academia. The initiative is an International Summer School Programme for 2nd and 3rd year Engineering students. The aim of the programme is to support students get better employability in the Indian Engineering sector. Since the programme is on a first come first serve basis, students need to fill in their details and submit the same to their respective International School Coordinator on or before the 30th of October, 2018.

Programme is open for students from the Schools of :

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Technology
  • ECE
  • EEE

Semester eligibility:2nd and 3rd year Engineering students and with discretion of the concerned School Director

Programme structure:

  • 15-20 hours of contact hours at University
  • Industrial visits
  • Scotland tour

Seminar: Conducted on October, 16, 2018

Last date for filling forms: 30th October, 2018

  • Approximation: 2lakhs (INR) plus return flight cost only
  • Fee includes: UK visa and documentation, accomodation for 30 days, Project-based learning at University of Strathclyde--four week industry-based curriculum, return flight cost, Scotland tours, Advanced UK industrial tours.


  • Valid passport
  • Aadhar card
  • Parents pan card/aadhar/passport
  • Travel insurance
  • Basic medicines
  • Medical insurance
  • Indian cooking food items (optional)

For further details students are advised to contact their respective School Coordinators and also visit

Putra Business School

We have signed an agreement with Pioneer Design who are the official representatives for Putra Business School, Malaysia for international exchange programmes with School of Management. Last Semester, Dr Shubha had sent a cohort of students there as a part of the student exchange programme.

Putra Business School is a leading Business School accredited by AACSB and ABEST21 in Malaysia. All their programmes are accredited by MQA. REVA will coordinate with PBS for short term programmes and long term programmes apart from structured visits to Malaysia for hands on learning. Students can contact the School Coordinator for all further details.


UCOL was established in 1902 and is a high-performing New Zealand government funded Institute of Technology and a leading public tertiary education provider. With over 100 foundation courses, certificates, diplomas, degrees, and postgraduate qualifications available. UCOL has four campuses located in Whanganui, Palmerston North, Wairarapa and Auckland. UCOL is known for it's amazing facilities, industry relevant technology and student centric approach. We will be working with UCOL closely with the School of Civil Engineering on student exchange and faculty exchange apart from Summer and Winter Schools participation for further details about the University and contact the Civil Engineering School Coordinator for further details and updates.

South Asia Connect (SAC), Texas

South Asia Connect (SAC) is a regional cooperation program for enhancing intra-regional trade and investments in the Indian sub-continent by training entrepreneurs on building market linkages; the program is funded by the US Department of State and operated by the IC2 Institute of the University of Texas (at Austin).

The attached flyer is for entrepreneurs who may like to apply for the second cohort. Eighty entrepreneurs from 5 SAC nations undergo an online Innovation Readiness program of which 20 entrepreneurs are selected to physically come to Delhi to participate in the international training week. Of those 20 entrepreneurs, 5 entrepreneurs who will exhibit high potential for regional scaling will get an opportunity to undergo a full Nexus pre-incubation training of 8 weeks.

Please contact your International Coordinator for support in the same or your School Director or write to for further details

Download South Asia Connect (SAC) Brcohure


REVA University has partnered with Lakehead University,Ontario, Canada to offer a Twinning programme leading to a Masters specially in programmes offered by the School of Applied Sciences and also Schools of Arts and Humanities. Lakehead has campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia and promise total university experience, a blend of academic excellence and opportunity with a rich variety of social and recreational activities. Lakehead University has 8,680 students and offers a broad range of degree and diploma programs in areas of Business, Engineering, Science and Environmental Studies and Social Sciences and Humanities. Please do visit for further details and contact your School Director for further details.

Global Literary Discourse in REVA -

Dr. Elizabeth Joy Birmingham, Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities and Dr. Anne Lorene Chambers, Chair, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Lakehead University will be in REVA University between the 6th of January and 12th of January. 2019. During their stay here, they will be taking up a course on GenderStudies for the students of School of Arts and Humanities.


REVA in collaboration with MDIS offers Immersion programmes and with options as available in the

  • MDIS Business School
  • MDIS Engineering School
  • MDIS Media and Communication
  • MDIS School of Psychology
  • MDIS School of Technology

MDIS-Management Development Institute of Singapore is Singapore’s oldest not-for-profit professional Institute for lifelong learning.

MDIS offers accredited courses in Business and Management, Engineering, Fashion Design, Health and Life Sciences, Information Technology, Mass Communication, Psychology, Travel and so on. These programmes are offered in collaboration with renowned Universities in France, the United Kingdom and the USA.

MDIS offers Immersion programmes which vary from a time span of three days upto three weeks and these programmes are designed holistically and focus on social network sessions, industry interface, cultural appreciation and company visits.

Please do contact your School Director and respective School International Coordinators for further details on fee, travel and stay and register your names on a first come, first serve basis!

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RWTH AACHEN,Winter School Program Germany

Overview: This Winter School revolves around “Smart Factory”.

It will focus on the merging of the virtual and the physical worlds through cyber-physical systems. These systems are part of the Industry 4.0 movement of automation and data exchange in manufacturing technologies. In this context, digitization, automation and human-machine interaction as well as better networked production systems play an important role.

Scope: 60 Teaching Units

Eligibility: B.Sc B.E. student, minimum age 18 years

Language: English

Travel, Visa cost & Logistics Separate

Duration: 2 weeks (8th to 19th February, 2019)

Date of Departure: from Bangalore 7th February, 2019

Date of Departure: from Aachen 20th February, 2019

Courses Offered

Invited Applicants

Course Details

Automation and Simulation


Electronics and Communication Engineering Students

Duration : 3 weeks

(9th July 2018 to 27th July 2018 )


Medium of Instructions : English

Mechatronic Systems Engineering and Innovation


Mechanical Engineering Students

Duration : 3 weeks

(25th June 2018 to 13th July 2018 )


Medium of Instructions : English

Winter School Program Germany “Smart Factory”


B.Sc B.E. student, minimum age 18 years

Duration : 2 weeks

(8th February 2019 to 9th February 2019 )


Medium of Instructions : English


Engineering Branches

Electronics and Communication Engineering Applicants

Mechanical Engineering Applicants



Director, School of Electronics and Communication , REVA University


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Director, School of Mechanical Engineering, REVA University

Contact No. : +91 99007 99440

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Facilities Included

Lectures/Laboratory courses

Course material

Student handbook

Excursions and social events

Accommodation (twin sharing basis)

Breakfast/Lunch (all weekdays)


Local public transport ticket

Emergency support

Summer program at IQS Barcelona

IQS School of Management, Barcelona with who REVA University has partnered with in offering several Management programmes is offering summer school programs and also study tours to their University and Spain. The current Semester Summer programs offered are in International Business and also a program in Nanotechnology.

For Students interested in the program a quick few pointers for your thoughts:

  • International Business: This program analyzes changes in international economy and both effects on the society and on the company’s behaviour. Mainly, the course aims to study the effects of globalization on business trends and firms’ behaviour.
  • Nanotechnology: An introduction to nanotechnology focused on new applications and market opportunities. The program is centred in highlighting the relationship between structure and properties. There will be practical work in laboratory

Program Duration - 25th June 2018 to 13th July 2018

Students interested in enrolling for the programme could visit...

OXFORD and CAMBRIDGE Summer School Immersion Programme

The Oxford Summer Courses was established by a network of Oxford alumni determined to share the magic of the University and the city with the wider world. The courses offered blend world-class teaching from Oxford academics and the best of English culture.

They offer 2 and 4 week academic and English Language courses for students aged 18 to 24. Although Oxford Summer Courses isn’t part of the university, they have expended beyond Oxford and the Oxford experience is at the core of everything. Programmes are offered in Cambridge, London, India, High Wycombe, and Stanford.

Advantages to students:

  • Opportunity to receive world-class tuition
  • Learn with highly interactive teaching methods
  • Study in smaller groups, receive 1-on-1 or 2-on-1 tuition from an Oxford or Cambridge academic.
  • During the courses in London, students will receive experienced guidance from industry experts through project-based learning

Courses looked at:

  • Creative Writing
  • English Literature
  • Theatre and Cultural Studies

Program Duration - 2 weeks

Batch I - 1st July , 2018 to 18th July, 2018,

Batch II - 29th July, 2018 to 11th Aug, 2018

Last Date for Registration - 30th April, 2018


Humanities strand, School of Performing Arts

Medium of Instruction: English

Course Fee:

4,195 Pounds (excluding travel and visa)

Fee includes following:

  • Teaching and course material
  • Accommodation and breakfast
  • Evening meals
  • Activities and Excursions around the city

Parents to do List:

  • Send a letter of confirmation
  • Ensure certificates, photos, travel support like passport, qualifying certificates are kept ready
  • Tickets to be booked by parents along with visa application

Georgian College

REVA University has a formal agreement with Georgian College, Canada wherein students of the School of Mechanical Engineering can consider a progression programme with Georgian College Canada after completing a total of 3 academic semesters of 4 months each and 3 co-op terms of 4 months each (total time is 24 months). The highlight of this partnership is that students can also get post-study work permit. Interested students need to touch base with their respective School Director for further advise and support.

Visit To REVA

Professor Gary Harris from Georgian College, Canada visit to School of Mechanical Engineering, REVA UNIVERSITY

“Creative thinking is the first step to professionalism” In this regard School of Mechanical Engineering, REVA UNIVERSITY and GEORGIAN College, is planning for a twinning program for the benefit of students. On 28/8/18 and 29/8/18 Prof Gary Harris visited REVA UNIVERSITY. After formal address with Vice Chancellor he visited school of Mechanical Engineering.

Prof Gary Harris and Prof K S Narayanaswamy, Director, School of Mechanical Engineering along with other senior faculty members discussed about the action plan to initiate twinning program from 2019 academic year.

Syllabus of REVA UNIVERSITY and that of Georgian college were compared to work for 3+1 model for twinning program ( ‘3+1’ means that a student will be studying 3 years in REVA UNIVERSITY and 1 year in the overseas university.)

After discussion with faculties Porf Gary Harris addressed students from 3rd, 5th and 7th semester students regarding the twinning program.

Key points which he highlighted to students were as follows

  • How this program works to students from School of Mechanical Engineering, REVA UNIVERSITY
  • How students can get benefitted with quality education at REVA UNIVERSITY along with Overseas University
  • Probable requirement of funds
  • VISA working model
  • Employment opportunities in CANADA
  • Rules and Regulations in CANADA

MOU Signed with ETSAB, Barcelona, School of Architecture REVA University

Teachers’ Day 2018 was a historic day at School of Architecture REVA University. The delegation from Universitat Politechnica Catalunya or UPC, Barcelona also referred to as ETSAB, comprising Professor, Department of Architecture Ms. Karin Hofert and Professor Jordi Franquesa, Department of Urban Design along with Mr. Sunil Joshi from Wheel of innovations visited the campus for an interaction with Students and Faculty members. The objective of the visit was to explore possible areas of collaboration in the following areas.

  • Establish academic collaboration by signing MOU 
  • Erasmus + funding and Projects 
  • Students exchange 
  • European Accreditation
  • Joint Studios & Youth Congress

Director Dr. Vimala Swamy greeted the delegation and the visit commenced with a brief interaction with the Faculty members. This was followed by a tour of the exhibition hall to view students’ works. Prof. Karen was astounded with the fine quality and in-depth knowledge of the students and showered them with high commendation. She expressed interest in collaborating on joint-studio’s where vernacular knowledge could be shared across continents. This was followed by an interaction with Vice Chancellor, REVA University, Dr. S.Y. Kulkarni, Director International Relations, Dr. Vidya Shetty and members of both Schools. Dr. Vimala Swamy presented on the strength and areas of research at School of Architecture REVA university. Prof. Karen presented on the specializations and structure at ETSAB, Barcelona. Further discussions followed on possible areas to collaborate, including certification programs on Sustainability and short study tours culminating in capturing the heritage and transient urban nature of both Cities.

The visit concluded with signing of the MOU in the presence of Vice chancellor, Dr. S.Y. Kulkarni and the delegation from UPC Barcelona.

The School of Architecture of Barcelona was founded on September 18, 1875 within the University of Barcelona. The ETSAB has enjoyed the prestige of figures such as its first director, Elíes Rogent, or those of modernist architects Lluís Domènech i Montaner, Antoni Gaudí and Josep Puig i Cadafalch. The most significant figures of the Modern Movement and the Catalan school of architecture have also participated in the construction of their teaching tradition and have had a significant influence on the construction of the city: from Josep Lluís Sert and José Antonio Coderch until Contemporary architects such as Rafael Moneo, Oriol Bohigas, Albert Viaplana, Enric Miralles, Ignasi de Solà-Morales and Manuel de Solà-Morales, among others.

The ETSAB continues to exert a continuous influence on the development and design of Barcelona and maintains a permanent dialogue in the debates generated by the city through its critical capacity and its intellectual influence.

Our partnership with ETSAB includes:

  • Exclusive agreement with the School of Architecture, REVA University.
  • Partnership with ETSAB on teaching and research fields.
  • Promotion of joint research activities.
  • Work on internationally funded projects.
  • Progression of our students to ETSAB or participate in various programmes offered by them time to time.

All Architecture Students are invited to take advantage of this partnership and work closely with the International School Coordinator of the School and take this forward

Interested students can visit the website: or contact the School Director, Dr Vimala Swamy for further understanding of the programmes.


University College of Learning (UCOL), New Zealand Chief Executive and President Ms . Leeza Boyce who visited REVA University on the 7th of June, 2018. The visit which was a part of the Collaboration initiative between UCOL and REVA in the domains of Civil Engineering to begin with and then leading onto the fields of Computer Science Engineering had the teams deliberate over possibilities of an Immersion programme with UCOL, Semester abroad and a 2+2 collaboration. The Chancellor, REVA University, Dr P Shyama Raju in his quick exchange with the CEO, Ms Leeza Boyce expressed his keenness to take the partnership forward after the keenness expressed by UCOL. The Vice Chancellor, Dr S. Y. Kulkarni, briefed the team about the uniqueness of the programmes offered at REVA while emphasising on how the University had blossomed over a short span of time to be the most sought after University.
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A delegation from Indonesia representing various Universities and Colleges visited REVA University on the 10th of August, 2018. The objective behind the visit of the Delegation was to understand the campus and the programmes offered by REVA University so as to enable them send a cohort of students regularly to the University, have faculty from REVA University visit their campus as Subject Matter Experts and for collaborative work in various projects and research initiatives. Dr Dhanamjaya, the Registrar of the University welcomed the delegates and Dr Ramesh, Dean, Placement and Training, presented an overview of the University. The delegates were impressed with the state-of-the art facilities available at the University and also the quality of academic deliverables. Top officials from these Education Institutions voiced their keen interest to partner with REVA University and by the end of the day, the following Universities have signed MOUs with REVA University:
• Universities YARSI
• Universities Mercu Buana
• Universitas Darma Persada
• Universitas Borobudur
• Universitas Dirgantara Marsekal Suryadarma
• Kusuma Negara Business School
• Pradita Institute
• Sekolah Tinggi Ekonomi Nasional Indonesia
• Universitas Budi Luhur
• Sekolah Tinggi ILMU Economy Pariwsata
• Trisakti Institue of Transportation and Logistics

The Schools which will be collaborating and receiving students from these Universities will be the:
• School of Management Studies
• School of Computer Science and Engineering
• School of Electronics and Communication Engineering
• School of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• School of Mechanical Engineering
• School of Architecture
• School of Arts and Humanities

University of North Texas

Mr Pieter Vermeulen, the Director of International Recruitment at the University of North Texas will be addressing students of the third Semester on the 18th of January, 2019 on . ''How to Crack the competition for Engineering internships and Jobs in the U.S. , Learn about the New Engineering fields that are dominating the competition for internships and jobs in the U.S.A.” The University of North Texas is ranked among the Carnegie Foundation Tier-1 (top 4%) research universities in the USA. UNT is the largest, most diverse public university in the thriving Dallas Fort-Worth metropolis with 875 acres, safe, residential campus, in a pleasant climate. UNT is located in a college town in a suburban setting approximately 30 minutes from the Dallas Fort Worth Metropolis. UNT has a tree-lined residential campus protected by its own University police. Students are to block this date and attend the session! Please contact your respective School Directors (Engineering) or the International Coordinators of the School for further details.

Internship Program

Program Offered - CAEP partnership with ARKANSAS University

REVA University offers a short term two month’s internship program offered by Arkansas-State University in the month of May till August. The program is termed as Career Advancement and Experience program of ASTATE. In this program the students can do the project in a company of USA. They get a certificate from A-State after the completion. This program is for the students of Business, Computer, Engineering and Hospitality.


Program start date Duration Program Fee
29th May 2018 - 3rd August 2018 2 Months Approx. 2.50 Lacs(INR)

Program structure

Development of leadership skills and English language skills along with working in a partner company of ASTATE completing the project. REVA University will grant credits to the projects as per the respective School norm.


Students desirous of opting for this programme can contact the respective Directors and Coordinators of the School of Business, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering and Electrical & Electronics Engineering.

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REVA University and SkillSonics collaborates through a formal MOU and offers the following courses.


Bachelor of Vocational Degree (B.Voc) courses are available in several fields for students who have completed their 12th standard or equivalent. This is largely targeted towards youths who want to enhance their employability opportunities to learn, earn and grow. The advantage of these courses is that as against common Degree courses like Engineering, B.Com or B.Sc, here students have multiple exit points and continued exposure to industry. SkillSonics have content in Mechatronic, CNC, Conventional and Advance welding which can be adapted as B. Voc courses


NSDC Courses:

National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) is one of a PPP model to enhance the skill level and to make youths employable by providing training through their affiliated Sector Skill Councils. SkillSonics is a partner company of NSDC and looks at REVA University to offer NSDC affiliated courses

Kaushalya Karnataka:

This is Karnataka State Government scheme to build skill in youth and to make them employable. SkillSonics is a Training partner with Kaushalya Karnataka can work with REVA University to implement courses offered under this scheme

International Collaboration:

SkillSonics AG works with various Institutes, Industries and research foundation in Switzerland. SkillSonics and REVA University can collaborate and work in this field. SkillSonics and REVA University are working on a research project about Education-Employment Linkage Index of the Dual VET Programme in the State of Karnataka

Study Tour to Malaysia

Students of the School of Commerce and Management are on a study tour between the 18th of March, 2018 and 22nd of March, 2018 to Malaysia. Their study tour includes sessions at PUTRA Business School, Malaysia leading to a certification from Putra Business School. They will also visit the Yakult Unit in Malaysia to check and understand the Quality process that they follow in the Unit.


In our quest to provide our students with maximum exposure to different facets of architecture, School of Architecture, REVA University is proud to announce a study tour for students of B.Arch to Europe.

The 6 nights 7 days tour aims to cover the cities of Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam. It will give students the unique opportunity to get a firsthand experience of the architectural grandeur of these countries. Europe has a rich architectural tradition which ranges from classical to post modernist and Deconstructivism. Some of the buildings covered under the study tour itinerary include the Eiffel tower, Louvre museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, Van Nelle Factory, Cube house, Zanse Schaans village, Pompidou centre, Louis Vuitton foundation, Palace of Versailles etc.

Students will also get a chance to experience the unique city planning of Paris and Amsterdam. Efforts are on to enable students to visit and interact with their counterparts in European Universities. The study tour is scheduled for 3rd week of June (June21st-June27th 2018). A total of 20 students accompanied by two faculty members will take part in the study tour.

Study Tour to Singapore

Internship Training @ NUS Singapore - Winter 2018-19 on Cyber Security scheduled from 2nd June to 23rd June 2018.

The Students of the School of Architecture are participating in a workshop “A Kinetic Utopia” at Singapore, A city which is constantly Evolving, Reinventing, and Reimagining itself. A Kinetic Utopia is a 7 day curated trip with workshops and interactions conducted by FOOT, Design-workshop organization India & International, Bangalore. The workshop is all about –A Kinetic Utopia where Passion meets Possibility! It has various technical sessions where designer can experience wide variety of the City’s dynamic nature with like-minded designers and explorers.

Electronics and Communication Students

1. Ullas Kumar - 3rd year

2. Pramod D B - 2nd year

3. Archana S - 3rd year

4. Anusha R - 3rd year

5. Rishab Mallapur- 3rd year

Computer Science Students

6. Gaurav PRIYADARSHINI - 3rd year

7. Ranjith R - 3rd year

8. SNEHA Shashidhar - 3rd year

9. Manaswini N - 3rd year

10. Goutham Jason - 2nd year

11. D Likitha- 3rd year

12. Harsha Vardhan K - 2nd year


Contact Details

School of Computing & Technology Dr. Sunil Kumar Manvi Director
School of Electronics Communication and Engineering Dr. Rajashekar Biradar Director
School of Civil Engineering Dr. Ramalinga Reddy Director
School of Mechanical Engineering Dr. Narayanaswamy Director
School of Electrical And Electronics Engineering Dr. Rajashekar P Mandi Director
School of Architecture Dr. Vimala Swamy Director
School of Legal Studies Dr. Kalicharan Director
School of Commerce and Management Studies Dr. Shubha Director<
School of Computer Science and Application Dr. Senthil Director
School of Arts & Humanities Dr. Payel Dutta Chowdhury Director
School of Performing Arts Dr. Vasanth Kiran Rayas Director