Ali Al-Adeeb meets a delegation from the University of Texas.
11/06/2012 16:03:00
BAGHDAD / Nina / Ali Al-Adeeb the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research discussed with a delegation from the University of Texas and the coordinators of the U.S. State Department, the possibility of implementing joint research programs in the areas of environmental protection from radiation and to send a group of students to get a doctorate in the fields of environment and physics.

A statement of the Ministry quoting Al-Adeeb as saying during the meeting: "The Ministry of Education is keen on activating memoranda of understanding between the ministry and the rest of the international education institutions, especially in the area of scholarships for Iraqi students to obtain advanced degrees in scientific disciplines, including the physical disciplines which the University of Texas holds high rank globally.

He added: "The ministry is also looking to be a collaborated with the University of Texas in high level in the areas of radiation protection of the environment," adding that the ministry continues to implement its programs to develop the levels of Iraqi professors through the channels of research exchange with the centers of international research./End