I met with Dr. Shobhit Kumar, Chancellor, Mr. Kunwar Shekar Vijendra, Pro-Chancellor, both of Shobhit University, India, Prof. Agarwal, Chairman of the Indian Institute of Finance, Mrs. T. Koolwant, Investment Advisor and Mr. N. Pandea, Director, both from the Board of Investment .The purpose of the visit was to identify areas of collaboration between Mauritius and India in the field of Tertiary Education including the setting up of local campuses of Indian universities.
- Rajesh Jeetah
- Dr Jeetah was elected Member of the National Assembly in December 2003 for the first time for Constituency No.7 (Piton/Rivière du Rempart), and remained so until April 2005. Dr Jeetah was re-elected as: • Member of the National Assembly for Constituency No.11 (Vieux Grand Port-Rose Belle), in 2005 and became Minister of Industry, Small and Medium Enterprises, Commerce & Cooperatives (2005 to 2008).He became Minister of Health & Quality of Life (2008 to 2010). • Member of the National Assembly for Constituency No.10 (Montagne Blanche- GRSE)in 2010 and became Minister of Tertiary Education, Science, Research and Technology till 2014. Education and Qualifications: a. University of Cambridge (2002 -2003) - ACU Research Fellowship b. University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST) (1984-1993) • BSc (Hons) – Textile Technology • PhD – Textile Technology