Prof. Awad Saad Hassan, vice chancellor of the University, chaired a meeting that included the three committees: Higher committee, Financial committee, and Technical committee, for providing affordable tablet devices for students.
The considered tablet devices have distinctive specifications and the aim is keeping pace with the requirements of modern education techniques. This project will serve students as an important segment and support them in the elearning process. Prof. Hassan also confirmed the university endeavors to acquire computers for staff very soon, to support the elearning processes as well.
The meeting emphasized on the necessity of expediting the implementation and delivery by the executing company, which in the first phase will assemble locally, while in the future, the entire manufacturing will take place locally within the framework of developing and improving the local industry and by setting up a maintenance workshops inside the university, providing the necessary maintenance and training computer technicians.