BCPL and DU enters into agreement to assist each other in professional excellence
Date :- 25-12-2016

With an objective to strengthen industry-academia linkage a MoU has been signed between Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL) and Dibrugarh University (DU). As per the agreement both of the parties will work to promote mutual interest by arranging joint events, sharing knowledge and information and generating knowledge through research. As part of this agreement Senior Technical personnel of BCPL having relevant expertise shall be made members of the Board of Studies of the relevant academic Departments / Centres of Studies. Senior Technical personnel of BCPL shall also be invited as Visiting Fellow to various participating Departments/ Centres of Studies of DU. Students from DU can also visit various laboratories and installations of the BCPL. BCPL and DU will host joint events like Management Development Programmes (MDP), Special Talks etc. and shall work jointly to develop industry relevant research projects. Signing of this agreement is a major step towards professional excellence for both of the institutions as BCPL which is a recently commissioned petrochemical plant based at Leleptakata Dibrugarh having considerable practical expertise will help the Dibrugarh University, an apex educational institute in the region in research related activities. On the other hand BCPL will explore possibilities of utilizing the knowledge and expertise of DU for various consultancy services in the company. 

The agreement was signed on 24th December 2016 at Administrative Building, BCPL Lepetkata by Shri Asit Das, Deputy General Manager (HR) on behalf of BCPL and Prof. M.N. Dutta, Registrar on behalf of DU in presence of Prof. Alak Kr. Buragohain, Vice Chancellor, DU and Shri O.P.Tailor, Director (Finance), BCPL. The ceremony was witnessed by Shri Ajay Tripathi, Chief Operating Officer and Shri Reep Hazarika, General Manager (O&M), BCPL along with other senior officials. Dr. B.K.Das, Professor Emeritus DU and Ex-MD, NRL was also present on the occasion.