2019-08-14 16:18:25 171
A delegation of the University of MARA University of Technology visited the «Silk Road» International University of Tourism
Cooperation with foreign universities is an important component of the international activity of the “Silk Road” International University of Tourism.
So, on August 14, 2019, a delegation of the MARA University of Technology - UiTM), led by Dean of the Faculty of Hotel Management and Tourism Management prof. Mohd Salehuddin bin Mohd Zahari, Dean of the Faculty of Telecommunications and Media Studies prof. Azizul Halim Yahya, Director of the Department of International Cooperation Dr. Zainab Mohd Nur and Head of the Graduate School Department of the Hotel Management and Tourism Management Department Dr. Zuraini Mat Isa Zakaria.
During the conversation, they discussed the prospects for developing relations in the field of education, creating a sustainable system of international cooperation, developing and expanding the range of joint research, exchange of experience, the possibility of opening a joint faculty for the training of tourism industry specialists at the “Silk Road” University, as well as the El Foundation Uurti Umidi ”in the field of professional development of faculty and student exchange through the organization of their short / medium-term internship in Tech University of MARA.
It is worth noting that the MARA University of Technology was established in 1956 and is the largest state university in Malaysia, which is one of the ten most prestigious universities in the country and is under the patronage of the King of Malaysia, and also ranks 6th in the world among mega-universities in terms of number students. The faculty and technical staff of the university is about 20 thousand people, and the number of students is about 168 thousand. The educational institution provides a wide range of educational programs in 500 specialties and directions. One of the leading specialties is Hotel Management and Tourism.