GUST Signs MoU with Norwegian Ambassador to Develop Academic Cooperation

Date: 
Jun 15, 2017

Kuwait City, June 15th: H.E Norwegian Ambassador to the UAE, Jens Eikaas, paid a visit to GUST last week accompanied by Cornea Services CEO, Tor Kragh. The delegates were received by Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Salah Al-Sharhan, Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, Professor Ali Ansari, and the Dean of College of Business Administration, Professor Antonis Simintiras, to discussed academic cooperation between GUST and Norwegian universities.

During the visit, the two parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding which allows for the development of academic cooperation and stronger ties between GUST and Norwegian universities, as well as other educational institutions in Norway.

Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Salah Al Sharhan, said, “GUST is a major contributor in the field of higher education in Kuwait. Our focus lies in providing modern day learning techniques that are in accordance with the highest international standards through all means possible. By partnering with esteemed academic institutions and international corporations, and drawing on their experiences, we are able to maintain a versatile rich learning environment for our students.”

The Ambassador and his delegates were also given a grand tour of the state-of-the-art university campus and its notable facilities, including the A.M. Al Refai Library, W6 conference hall, and other university halls and divisions.