Professor Dr. Abdelaziz Konsowa, President of Alexandria University, received Mr. Ghanim Al-Ghanim, Ambassador of the State of Kuwait in Cairo, and his accompanying delegation, in the presence of Dr. Saeed Allam, Vice President of the University for Community Service and Environmental Development Affairs, Dr. Ali Abdelmohsen, Acting Vice President of the University for Education and Student Affairs, Dr. Hisham Saeed, Acting Vice President of the University for Graduate Studies and Research, and Dr. Khaled Muhareb, Head of the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Kuwait, with the aim of discussing ways to enhance academic and cultural cooperation between the two sides on topics of common interest.
In his speech, Dr. Konsowa welcomed the Kuwaiti Ambassador and the accompanying delegation, stressing Alexandria University’s keenness to strengthen the bonds of cooperation with the sisterly State of Kuwait in various scientific and cultural fields, and to provide means of care and distinguished educational and research services for Kuwaiti students studying at Alexandria University. He referred to cooperation agreements and protocols, and dual academic degrees with major highly ranked international universities, which contributes to raising the level of education and scientific research at Alexandria University, and raises the competitiveness of its graduates at the international level.
For his part, Ambassador Ghanim Al-Ghanim praised the distinguished scientific and academic level of Alexandria University, stressing the depth of historical relations between the two countries. He also stressed his country’s keenness to develop joint cooperation with Egyptian academic bodies in general and Alexandria University in particular in the areas of educational programs and joint research projects in various academic disciplines.