SUST Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Lahore University, Pakistan
HE Prof. Hashim Ali Salim, the Vice-Chancellor of Sudan University of Science & Technology met in his office at SUST headquarters, (Western Campus), the Delegation of Lahore University, Pakistan, which included the Deputy Chairman and the Dean of the College of Radiology. The meeting was attended by Prof. Gadalla Elhassan, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, the Dean of the College of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research Prof. Hammudi Ahmed Saeed, and Dr. Al-Safi Ahmed Abdullah, Dean of the College of Medical Radiologic Science. The Delegation listened to a detailed explanation provided by HE the Vice-Chancellor about SUSTs colleges, their scientific and academic disciplines, the scientific and technical role of SUTS, the number of its Faculty and students, and its contributions to science and service to the community. The Delegation of Lahore University highly praised the significant developments witnessed by SUST and its remarkable contributions to scientific and technological progress.
Thereafter, the two parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enhance the educational and scientific cooperation between the two universities. The MOU contained nine (9) issues that covered all pertinent academic, cultural and scientific activities, as well as the exchange of visiting scholars, researchers and staff of both universities, exchange of academic publications and researches, short-term visits programs for top student, short-term training programs, research and technical expertise visits, and holding Joint scientific and cultural conferences, seminars and symposiums.
The MOU included recognition of joint undergraduate and postgraduate degrees and promotion of library service either through training or scientific resources for the staff concerned, while its details addressed many items that are set to boost collaborations on areas of mutual interest and enhance the service provided under its terms, taking into account the regulations in force in the two countries.
The MOU has been executed by HE the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Hashim on behalf of Sudan University of Science & Technology, and Mr. Awais Raoof, the Deputy Chairman of BOG on behalf of Lahore University.