Egyptian Higher Education and Scientific Research Minister Visits SQU

Dr. Khalid Atef Abdul Ghaffar, Egyptian Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research visited Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) today.

He was received by Dr. Ali bin Saud al- Bimani, SQU Vice- Chancellor, Dr. Omar bin Awadh al- Rowas, Dean of the College of Medicine and Health Sciences, and Dr. Omar Mohammed al-Rawajfah, Dean of the College of Nursing. The meeting was also attended by Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammad al-Sarmi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Higher Education.

The Egyptian delegation included Dr. Mohammed al-Malahi, First Assistant Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research for Cultural Relations, scholarships and Universities Affairs, and the Egyptian Ambassador to the Sultanate Mohamed Ghoneim.

The meeting discussed topics related to higher education and scientific research, nature and future between the two countries, and the possibility of activating the cooperation between the two countries in the field of higher education represented in the exchange of students and academics between them, in addition to studying possibilities of mutual exchange in research projects.

Source: Oman News Agency