A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between the International Islamic University Chattogram (IIUC) and International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) on Sunday.
IIUC Vice Chancellor Professor KM Golam Mohiuddin and IIUM Rector Professor Emeritus Tan Datu Zulkifli signed the MoU on behalf of their respective organisations.IIUC Pro Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Mohammad Ali Azadi, Centre for Research and Publications (CRP) Director Dr Akteruzzaman Khan, Staff Development and Students Welfare Division Additional Director Muhammad Mahfuzur Rahman, IIUM Internationalisation and Global Network Deputy Director Professor Dr Nur Farida Binti Abdul Manaya and Associate Professor Dr Dzuljastri Abdul Razak were present during signing the MoU among others.
Mentionable, both the universities have been continuing bilateral cooperation in higher education through signing MoU since 1998.
Following signing of the MoU, students of the IIUC will get facilities for studying at the Malaysian university with scholarship and credit transfer.
The MoU has strengthened relationship of the universities and opened door for increased opportunities for the students further, said officials concerned.