An-Najah and Directorate of Education in Nablus Discuss Possible Means of Mutual Cooperation
On Wednesday, December 1st, 2021, Prof. Abdel Nasser Zaid, President of the University, met with a delegation from the Directorate of Education and Higher Education in Nablus, represented by Mr. Tariq Alawneh, Director General of Nablus Directorate of Education to learn more about the University’s academic and research achievements, and discuss possible areas of future mutual cooperation between the two parties.
The delegation was received by Dr. Abdulsalam Khayyat, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Saida Affouneh, President's Assistant for Digitalization and E-Learning and Dean of Faculty of Educational Sciences and Teacher Training, and Mr. Khaled Al-Husseini, Director of the Public Relations Department at the University.
Dr. Zaid welcomed the attendees, and commended the role of the Ministry of Education in supporting the Palestinian universities in shaping an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes. Furthermore, he talked about An-Najah’s academic achievements, international rankings, strategic plans, projects, community activities, scientific centers, and its newly accredited programs.
He also stressed on the University’s leading role in in promoting scientific research that serves local community through creating partnerships with multiple parties and institutions in Palestine and abroad.
The delegation commended the academic and research achievements of the University, and emphasized on the importance of developing cooperation with the University in the fields of higher education, scientific research and community service.
Mr. Alawneh commended the role and the contribution of the University in local employment development in Palestine through suppling the labour market with qualified graduates.