International University of Business Agriculture and Technology (IUBAT) and Yunan University in China signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on December 10, 2018 in Kunming, China, a press release said.
The Vice Chancellor of IUBAT Prof. Dr. Abdur Rab and Prof. Dr. Wenxun Lin of Yunan University signed the MoU on behalf of their respective sides.
The MOU provides for collaboration on students and faculty exchange, joint research, exchange of scholarly and pedagogical materials and joint conference, workshop etc.
The agreement was signed in the wake of formation of the South and South East Asian University Network on the same day.
The signing ceremony was witnessed by about 200 delegates from 107 universities of 15 countries.
Earlier in September, 2018, the Deans of College of Agriculture Science of IUBAT and School of Agriculture, Yunan University had signed an MOU in IUBAT campus to collaborate in agricultural research.
The present MOU is a comprehensive agreement covering other schools and discipline as well as wider areas of collaboration.