Viterbi India


March 25, 2024: 15 students have been selected as a part of the IUSSTF-Viterbi summer research program. They will work with various USC Viterbi faculty from May 15 to July 15, 2024, and will make their final presentations thereafter.

February 6, 2024: Consul General Dr. Srikar Reddy Koppula, from the Consulate General of India in San Francisco, visited USC and engaged in discussions with President Carol Folt. He was also hosted by USC Viterbi and interacted with various student groups.

January 18, 2024: USC signed an agreement with the Indian Institute of Science, calling for greater faculty and doctoral student exchanges.

January 14-19, 2024: The USC Viterbi delegation signed a partnership agreement with the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad to deepen educational and research ties.

January 14-19, 2024: During the India visit, USC Viterbi hosted a panel on AI, titled “AI Innovation within Health, Advanced Manufacturing and Sustainability” in Bengaluru, moderated by Bloomberg Asia reporter Saritha Rai.

January 14-19, 2024: A USC Viterbi Delegation, including Dean Yortsos, visited India, with stops in Mumbai, Bengaluru and Delhi. The delegates visited several universities and met with various members of the Viterbi India Advisory Board. They joined a larger group headed by President Folt.

October 9-10, 2023: A delegation from IIT Mumbai will be visiting the campus. On October 9th, they will be presenting about IIT. On October 10th, they will visit the ISE department.

August 9, 2023: USC Viterbi hosted IIT Hyderabad's Director and Dean for alumni affairs. The IIT-H Director gave a talk and they met with various faculty members, holding discussions on research and education collaboration.

May 16, 2023: The IUSSTF-Viterbi summer research program has started and will continue till July 15, 2023. Thirteen students will work with the USC Viterbi faculty and make their final presentations on July 13, 2023.

May 5, 2023: Professor Yajulu Medury, the VC from Mahindra University, visited USC Viterbi.

April 27, 2023: Professor Guruswami (Ravi) Ravichandran, Provost at Jio Institute, Navi Mumbai, visited USC Viterbi and met with the Dean and several faculty members.

February 8, 2023: The Indo - US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) and the Viterbi School of Engineering, University of Southern California (USC) announced the candidates selected for the prestigious IUSSTF-Viterbi Research Program 2023. Here are further details: IUSSTF – VITERBI Research Internship Awards 2023.

December 2 - 5, 2022: Dean Yorstos and Vice Deans will travel to India for the India Advisory Board meeting on Dec. 5 and Axilor lecture series. While in India they will also meet with alumni and parents and visit some partner institutions.

November 10, 2022: Director General and Head of International Programs from Nirma University visited and met with Dean Yortsos and Vice Dean Raghavendra to discuss education and curriculum activities.

November 1, 2022: IUSSTF-Viterbi Program for summer 2023 for research for Indian students has been announced with the deadline of December 15, 2022.

May 18 - July 15, 2022: IUSSTF-Viterbi India students came to USC to conduct research with our faculty. 5 students came to campus and 10 students participated remotely from India. The final presentations for all 15 students were held on July 15th via Zoom.

March 9, 2022: Discussions were held between Rudra Pratap, Vice Chancellor of Plaksha University and Vice Dean Raghavendra and faculty at USC Viterbi

January 22, 2022: Prof. S. K. Gupta from USC Viterbi delivered a seminar titled "Human-Robot-AI Teams for Improving Quality of Life: A Journey from Research to Innovations", to over 1600 freshmen students at IIT Delhi, inspiring them to consider research as a future career option.

January 7, 2022: Vice Dean Cauligi Raghavendra delivered a talk to incoming Indian students at an orientation seminar organized by the Association of Indian Students.

For additional information about the Indian academic and research programs at the Viterbi School of Engineering, please contact Prof. Raghu Raghavendra, Vice Dean for Global Academic Initiatives, at

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Published on February 18th, 2017

Last updated on May 10th, 2024