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The Union Ministry of Human Resources and Development has launched SPARC (Scheme for Promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration) Scheme. The objective of the scheme is to improve the research ecosystem of India's higher educational institutions by facilitating academic and research collaborations between Indian institutions and world's best institutions. As per the scheme, 600 joint research proposals will be awarded for 2 years.The benefits of the scheme include opportunity for Indian students to work in the world class laboratories, development of strong bilateral relationships in research work, improvement in international rankings of Indian Institutes and provision of best international expertise to address the country's major problems. The scheme identifies 5 thrust areas - fundamental research, emergent areas of impact, convergence, action-oriented research and innovation-driven.

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