The University of Education (UE) Lahore and Selcuk University, Turkey have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen cooperation between both institutions.
With a mission to raise competent and virtuous individuals for the future with an enterprising and innovative approach and to do sustainable progress-oriented research, Selcuk University is one of the biggest universities in Turkey with its 23 faculties, 7 institutes, 5 higher schools, 1 conservatory, 22 vocational higher schools, 54 research and application centers.
According to the MoU, areas of cooperation will include exchange of faculty members for lectures and short-term visits, student exchange and post-doctoral fellows in the field of sciences, as well as invitations to scholars for participation in various conferences in the universities through video conferences and symposia. Students and staff will also have access to the publications.
The University of Education and Selcuk University have also planned joint exploration of national and international funding opportunities to accomplish the aims of cooperative agreements between the two institutions.
Vice Chancellor of University of Education Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha signed the MoU on behalf of the University of Education, while Selcuk University Rector Professor Dr Mustafa SAHIN signed the MoU on the behalf of the Turkish university.