Businessmen Visit the University and Praise the Role of the Private Sector in Higher Education

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

The Regional Director of the Turkish Industrial Development Company in Jenin Mr. Othman Zaki Yalsen, expressed his great admiration of Arab American University and its contribution to the Palestinian market through the distinguished programs it offers. During his visit to the University campus in Ramallah. He was welcomed by the VP of International Relations Dr. Dalal Erekat.

Dr. Erekat gave an introductory presentation about the university, its establishment, vision of international connections, and bridging relations with international universities to exchange experiences and benefit from the experiences of other countries in different academic disciplines.

The two sides discussed ways of joint cooperation with the parent company, which represents the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of Istanbul, and a group of Turkish universities. The guest concluded his visit with a tour in the campus introducing to him the programs offered by the university in PhD, MA and BA degrees.

Furthermore, Dr. Dalal Erekat also welcomed the Palestinian businessmen Sameer Halilah and Mohammed Al-Khatib, who visited the University campus in Ramallah as they were also introduced to its academic programs and services provided to the local community.

they praised the role of the private sector in higher education and expressed their pride in the university as a scientific edifice meeting the market requirements. As they praised the quality programs offered by the university, and the role of Palestinian businessmen who invest their money to serve the nation through educational process, especially at the postgraduate level.

Part of the visit