Purdue University is partnering with China’s Nanjing University of Science and Technology on a degree in supply chain management. The school joins others in China and India as partners in the program that focuses on operations and business analytics.
Purdue also partners with Tianjun University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China and Indian Institute of Management Udaipur in India. The degree is offered by the Krannert School of Management.
The schools will sign the agreement Thursday morning at the Holiday Inn Lafayette-City Center. The signing comes during the U.S.-China EcoPartnership for Environmental Sustainability conference hosted by Purdue. The event focuses on research efforts to examine and address the effects of climate change, renewable energy and human activities on global ecosystems.