Damascus, Minister of Higher Education Dr. Bassam Ibrahim and Iranian Minister of Education Mohsen Hajimirzaei co-chaired a session of talks held on Thursday at the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.
The session of talks focused on enhancing and developing joint scientific cooperation, particularly in the field of exchange of scholarships, establishing rehabilitation and training programs, and other educational fields.
Dr. Ibrahim hailed the firm scientific relations between Syria and Iran and the multiple scientific, cultural and research cooperation program between the two sides.
Hajimirzaei, in turn, expressed his country’s keenness on upgrading the level of the scientific cooperation with Syria, pointing out the importance of exchanging expertise and experiences, training educational cadres, developing the curricula, and establishing joint scientific camps for students, in addition to signing more scientific agreements among the universities in the two countries.
Source: Syrian Arab News Agency