ImageIndian IT major Infosys has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Cambridge for collaborative research ventures in the areas of engineering, management and business, architecture and pharma.

The MoU signed by Narayana Murthy, Chairman of the Board and Chief Mentor, Infosys Technologies, and Professor Alison Richard, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, seeks to develop opportunities in these areas over the next three years.

"We are delighted to announce this collaboration with Cambridge University. This MoU marks the start of a joint effort between one of the finest universities in the world and Infosys," said Murthy.

"This collaboration will create an opportunity for some of the best minds engaged in academia and at Infosys to come together to identify and create relevant solutions in the areas of engineering, business, architecture and pharma. We look forward to exploring this relationship and the promise it holds for both parties."