The visit aimed at discussing potential academic and research collaboration that could be carried out by the two universities.
The Hebei University delegates began their visit at UUM Welcome Centre and then paid a courtesy call on UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof Dato' Wira Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak in his office.
Also present were Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation), Prof. Dr. Abdul Razak Saleh; Director of Research and Innovation Management Centre (RIMC), Prof. Dr. Kalsom Kayat; Director of Centre for International Affairs and Cooperation (CIAC), Assoc. Prof. Dr Hijattulah Abdul Jabbar and Prof. Dr. K. Kuperan a/l K.V.S.N Viswanathan from Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB).
Prof. Dr. Kalsom Kayat said the visit also aimed to discuss several matters including a plan to establish a Confucius Institute in UUM and to renew the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between both universities. Besides, both institutions have agreed to sign a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA).
UUM would also collaborate with Hebei University on other activities such as student and staff mobility programme as well as to conduct research and consultation.
Translated by Nurul Nazifah Mat Noh
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