The Centre for Supply Chain Education and
Research of Manipal University and the Nellore-based Krishnapatanam Port have
signed an MoU to develop and deliver focussed education programmes for the Port
The other areas of focus will be to identify and
encourage joint research initiatives, organise conferences through
well-researched papers and case studies, and develop and deliver joint
development programmes for faculty and management professionals according to a
press release issued by the University.
The Port will benefit from the academic base of
Manipal University for consultancy and turnkey projects. Manipal University
will design customised programmes for careers in port management,
containerization, warehouse management and supply chain management, it said.
Anil Yendluri, Chief Executive Officer of
Krishnapatanam Port, and Narayana Sabhahit, Registrar of Manipal University,
signed the MoU recently, the release added.