A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between SMS , Varanasi and Al Asyariah Mandar University, Indonesia on International Collaboration and Cooperation in Academic and Collaborative Research Related Activities. This MOU is jointly signed by the Director of SMS, Varanasi Prof. P.N. Jha and Dean (R&D) Prof. Raj Kumar Singh, Rector of Al Asyariah Mandar University, Indonesia Prof Hj. Chuduriah Sahabuddin and Director Prof. Muthmainnah
This MOU enables cooperative arrangements between both the institutions to build capacity and excellence in Teaching, Collaborative Research & Development, Collaborative Projects, Case Development, Joint Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Faculty Development Programmes, Management Development Programmes and Entrepreneurship Development Programmes, Joint International Publications, Guest Lectures, Faculty – Student Exchange, Works towards Public Policy, Sustainable Development and Community Services and to develop the academic relations between India and Indonesia.