Jan 23, 2016, 11:12 PM
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USM enters into science research tie-up with Iran university

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA - Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) and Iran’s University of Science and Culture (USC) Friday agreed to establish an academic and research relationship in science research.

Both universities signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to allow exchange of students to facilitate knowledge creation and transfer.
USM vice-chancellor Prof Datuk Dr. Omar Osman said the partnership would give an opportunity to bridge knowledge between local scientists and Iranian researchers, reports New Straits Times.
“I strongly believe that this will generate new knowledge, disseminate goodwill and strengthen ties between institutions towards the betterment of humanity,” he said in his opening address before the signing ceremony at USM’s Glugor campus.
Prof Omar and USC research and technology vice-president Assistant Prof Dr Azizollah Jafari signed the MoUs.