Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IITKGP) is a reputed institution of higher learning situated at Kharagpur, India, 721302.

JlS institute of Advanced Studies and Research (JISIASR) Kolkata, an initiative ofJ1S Group under JIS University, is a Post Graduate Education and Research Institute situated at Salt Lake, Kolkata, India, 700091.

IITKGP and JISIASR Kolkata have agreed for institutional collaboration in education and research. The primary objective is to promote interaction and collaboration between faculty, staff and students of the two institutions through visits and exchange programs, carry out Joint academic and research programs; Joint supervision of doctoral and masters students: Joint academic activities and events; Faculty exchange program on a reciprocal basis. The relationship also aims at enhancing the technological, social and cultural relations of both the Institutes. This document presents a general framework for such a relationship in diverse areas and disciplines of Science and Technology. It also includes some specifically identified areas of cooperation in Data Science, Health Science and Technology, Interdisciplinary Sciences, and Management Studies, which may be updated from time to time.