The French Adjunct for University Affairs and Academic Collaboration Visits the University and Discuss Joint Cooperation

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Mrs. Nawal Benzimori, the French Adjunct for University Affairs and Academic Collaboration, visited Arab American University campus in Ramallah. She was welcomed by Vice President for International Relations Dr. Dalal Erekat, Dr. Reham Nazzal and Mr. Mohammad Sabaneh administrative Manager in Ramallah campus

Part of the visit

During the visit, Ms. Benzimori reviewed the graduate programs and discussed ways of developing and strengthening academic cooperation, scientific and cultural exchange between AAUP and French universities. They also discussed ways of granting scholarships from the French government to the Palestinians to study in France. In addition to emphasizing the importance of exchange relations between students and faculty members between Palestinian universities and French universities.

The French adjunct also took a tour in the postgraduate building and medical centers on campus and expressed her admiration for the university and its various modern programs. She stressed her appreciation of Arab American University and what it provides of unique programs and teaching methods on global standards, to serve the local market, Palestinian society and to find social and economic solutions through education.

Arab American University signed cooperation agreements in medical fields with Paris-Sorbonne University recently, and will begin the collaboration during the next year.