Arab American University discussed ways of academic and research collaborations and exchange experiences with Portuguese Universities, due to the great efforts made by the Ambassador of Palestine State in Portugal, Dr. Nabil Abu Zneid.
During the visit to Portugal, the representative of AAUJ Dr. Mohamed Asya Dean of the Faculties of Allied Medical Sciences and Nursing has pointed out that several meetings have been held along with scientific meetings to discuss the cooperation with a number of Portuguese universities such as Algarve University. Several common issues were raised in academic and research aspects and students exchange and experiences. In addition to academic programs in the fields of nursing and supporting medical sciences.
A three-party agreement was signed by the Arab American University, Polytechnic Palestine, and Al-Quds to launch a PhD program in information technology engineering, the first ever in Palestine.
The signing ceremony took place in the presence of Chairman of the Arab American University Directors Board Dr. Yousef Asfour and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Palestine Polytechnic University Mr. Ahmed Tamimi, where the president of the American Arab University Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zahri and the President of Palestine Polytechnic University Dr. Imad Khatib and a representative of Al-Quds University president Prof. Dr.