UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) received a visit by a delegation from the Regional Office lX, the Philippines Commission on Higher Education (CHED), yesterday.
The delegation, led by the Director- Dr. Juanito R. Demetrio, was welcomed by the Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic and International Affairs), Prof. Dr. Yusnidah Ibrahim, who is also the Assistant Vice-Chancellor of UUM COB at the Visitors’ Lounge.
A discussion session was initiated during the meeting to explore opportunities for regional cooperation between UUM and institutions of higher education in the Philippines. Among the key areas identified during the discussion were the staff and student mobility programmes and also the possibility of both parties to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
The members of the delegation, together with the senior officers from the Philippines IT Council and St. Louis Vincent College went on to visit the School of Computing (SoC) to meet with other researchers.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz
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