Ahmedabad University and Olin College of Engineering have formed a partnership to promote educational innovation. The partnership includes a faculty exchange program aimed at integrating projectbased learning and design thinking into the engineering curriculum at Ahmedabad University, thus offering a new model for education in India. It was Shri Prafull Anubhai who had spearheaded this initiative and had played a very important role in forging this alliance. This agreement was announced on 9th October, 2015, in an event held at IET auditorium. This event was attended by Professor Lynn Stein, Associate Dean, and Chairperson of Olin Collaboratory and senior AU staff. The main event was preceded by a press conference.