Fatih Sultan Mehmet
University, Istanbul, Turkey signed MOU with USTM, India
11 July, 2018: Fatih Sultan Mehmet University, one
of the premier universities in Turkey, has signed MoU
with USTM, India yesterday. The MoU has been signed by
Prof. Dr. Musa Duman, Rector, Fatih Sultan Mehmet
University and Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor of USTM in
presence of high officials of both the universities.
Prof. Akhtar Siddiqui from Jamia Milia Islamia, New
Delhi, Prof. Suhail Sabir from Aligarh Muslim University
and Prof. Gous Mashkoor Khan from JNU, New Delhi were
also present on the occasion.
The main focus of the MoU has been student cooperation,
academic cooperation, and scientific research. Student
cooperation between the two universities will be
enhanced through encouraging students’ visit between the
two institutions, student exchange opportunities to
study at the respective institutions, organizing joint
workshops and encouraging students to join the summer
school programs organized by the two universities.
It was decided that academic cooperation between the two
institutions will be enhanced through establishing Joint
Degree Programmes, exchange of researchers, appointing
joint supervision and external examiners for masters and
PhD thesis, joint review of scientific research, etc.
Under scientific research collaborations, activities
like organizing scientific conferences and workshops,
enabling researchers to mutually benefit from the
facilities and resources of both institutions and
encouraging joint publications between the researchers
of both institutions are included.