Qatar, Azerbaijan Discuss Educational Cooperation

Baku, - Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev met HE Minister of Education and Higher Education, Dr. Mohammed bin Abdul Wahed Al Hammadi, and the delegation accompanying him on a visit to Azerbaijan.

The meeting reviewed aspects of cooperation between the two friendly countries in the field of education, higher education and scientific research, and the importance of doubling efforts in the different educational fields by exchanging student visits and teaching staff as well as training, development and encouraging joint scientific research.

Additionally, HE Dr. Al Hammadi met Azerbaijani Minister of Education Mikayil Jabbarov and discussed with him the important issues of mutual interest and means of boosting and developing them, particularly in the educational field.

They also touched on means of benefiting from the memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the field of education, higher education and scientific research, which was signed between the two countries through the exchange of student visits and teaching staff as well as cooperation in scientific research.

HE the minister also learned about the primary and higher education systems in Azerbaijan and visited a number of schools and institutes as well as Baku State University and met its Arab studies students.

Source: Qatar News Agency