IIUI PRESIDENT, KSA EDUCATION MINISTER DISCUSS BILATERAL COOPERATION
President International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh and Education Minister of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) Azzam bin Mohammad Al Dakheel discussed ways for promotion of education and academic excellence through bilateral educational cooperation in a meeting held at the office of KSA minister in Riyadh.
Saudi Minister said that KSA high leadership has set cooperation in terms of education as its top priority and IIUI and other Islamic countries’ educational institutions would be encouraged for mutual cooperation with Saudi universities.
He lauded IIUI’s role in education of Muslim Ummah while saying that it is a vital educational institution providing quality education to the Muslim students and Muslim world has positive hopes associated to IIUI.
During the meeting, Dr. Al-Draiweesh apprised the minister regarding IIUI future objectives, plans and activities of research and development. “Discouraging violent attitudes and promotion of peace and Islamic values are one of the core objectives of IIUI” said IIUI President. He added that students of more than 40 students acquiring quality education in the light of Islamic teachings at IIUI.
The meeting was part of IIUI President’s efforts for introducing the varsity to the leaders and officials of various countries and disseminate the university’s objectives of peace and quality education.