A visit of KrNU delegation to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
17.04.19 From 8 till 12 April, 2019 an official delegation of Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi National University, headed by KrNU rector Prof. M.V. Zagirnyak, made a number of working visits to several higher educational institutions of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The delegation visited:
- Al al-Bayt University, Mafraq;
- Al-Hussein Bin Talal University, Ma`an;
- Irbid National University, Irbid;
- Yarmouk University, Irbid.
During the visit the Ukrainian delegation had meetings with the leaders of the said HEIs: President of Al al-Bayt University Prof. Adnan Atoum, Ph.D, Vice-President of Al-Hussein Bin Talal University Prof. Dr.-Eng. Mahmoud M.M.S. Albattah, President of Irbid National University Prof. Dr. Zeidan Kafafi, President of Yarmouk University Prof. Dr. Ziad D. Al-kurdi. The issues concerning cooperation in the following fields were discussed during the visit:
- academic exchanges for students and research and academic staff;
- encouraging the development of technical education;
- intensification of mutual research;
- mutual projects in the field of renewable power engineering.
KrNU rector M.V. Zagirnyak, internationally well-known as a leading specialist in the field of electrical engineering and electrical power engineering, got to know the experience of the cooperation of Jordan universities with innovation companies working in the sphere of renewable power engineering and met a representative of one of such companies – engineer Basel Bakkar.
The working visit resulted in the discussion of proposals and recommendations directed to the development of the partners’ relationship between the HEIs. Agreements concerning signing contracts of cooperation between KrNU and corresponding universities were reached.