2021-April-21 09:27
Politics
2021-January-3  17:28

Iran, Iraq Vow to Expand Academic Cooperation

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraqi Ministry of Science has voiced its willingness to expand academic cooperation with Iran, a cultural advisor of the Iraqi Embassy in Iran announced.

The cultural advisor of the Iraqi Embassy in Iran Amjad Hamid Al-Muzaffar made the remarks in a meeting with the chancellor of Qom University Asgar Dirbaz on Saturday.

Al-Muzaffar went on to say that the Iraqi Ministry of Science seeks to expand the number of Iraqi students at Qom University.

He further voiced Iraq’s readiness to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Iran.

Chancellor of Qom University, for his part, said that the officials of Qom University are making their best efforts to strengthen bilateral scientific cooperation with Iraq.

So far, more than 2,000 foreign students have been graduated from Qom University.