The President of the UOK, Prof. Dr. Akeel Abed Yasseen, warmly welcomed the Representative of the Higher Religious Authority in Iran, Sayyid Jawad Al-Shahristani, and his accompanying delegation, at the UOK.
The two sides discussed the reality of higher education and ways of improving it. Dr. Yasseen presented a detailed explanation about the university and its 21 faculties, as well as its scientific departments, its plans to open up to governmental institutions and departments, and its quest to become a productive university.
Al-Shahristani toured some of the buildings, dormitories and the UOK guest house, expressing his admiration for the university and its infrastructure.
The two sides also exchanged views on the importance of educational scholarships and fellowships, as well as the need to take interest in renown universities.