Harvard University to open international offices in India, China and South Africa
Harvard, the prestigious university of US is all set to open its international officers in India, China and South Africa to facilitate research and academic work for its affiliates in those regions.
The university is awaiting approval from the Indian government for its School of Public Health to open an office in Mumbai, a report in the college newspaper The Harvard Crimson said.
Apart from Mumbai, Harvard has authorized the formation of new international offices in Cape Town and Beijing and each office is in a different stage of development, vice-provost for International Affairs Jorge I Dominguez was quoted as saying.
Dominguez said the proposed Indian office is in the earliest stages of development compared to the offices in China and South Africa, hoping that the approval from the Indian government will will come this summer.