UoT and SMIU signs memorandum of understanding

Posted on 05 Mar, 2023 - Published by

University of Turbat (UoT) and Sindh Madressatul Islam University (SMIU), Karachi signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Friday, 3rd March 2023. VC UoT Prof. Dr. Jan Muhammad and VC SMIU Prof. Dr. Mujeebuddin Sahrai Memon signed the document. Both the Vice-Chancellors agreed on implementation plans for the MoU, from both universities two of the senior faculty members including the Director ORICs shall jointly work out the necessary practical implementation plans so that the students and faculty can benefit from the collaboration.

Both universities (UoT and SMIU) agreed to develop the following collaborative activities in the academic areas of mutual interest, on a basis of equality and reciprocity:

  1. Faculty and Student exchange program
  2. Joint academic and research activities, joint arrangement, and participation in research conferences, lectures, seminars, symposia, short-term academic programs, and academic meetings.
  3. Joint research activities/joint research projects
  4. To facilitate the exchange of information including, but not limited to, (taking into consideration pre-existing rights, contracts, and confidentiality agreements) academic materials and research publications.
  5. Joint initiatives for the establishment of an entrepreneurial eco-system.

In the end, speaking on the occasion both Vice Chancellors appreciated their team members for working out the MoU and showed keen interest in implementing the plans for mutual cooperation between the institutions.