Muscat: Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast visited Sultan Qaboos University yesterday. Dr. Ali bin Saud Al Bimani, Vice Chancellor of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) and H.H. Sayyidah Dr. Mona bint Fahd Al Said, Assistant Vice Chancellor for External Cooperation, received the Iranian diplomat.
Both sides reviewed the existing collaboration between SQU and Iranian universities and pledged to extend the cooperation. Dr Bimani also received Prof. Kitaoka Shinichi, President of the International University of Japan. They explored the possibility of tie-ups between the two universities through student exchange.