Taibah University signs cooperation agreements with 3 U.S. institutions

April 21, 2012

The University of Taibah and Purdue University in the U.S. state of Indiana have signed an academic cooperation agreement, involving joint research, student exchanges, and the holding of joint training courses on Computer Sciences and Engineering. The agreement was signed during the 3rd International Higher Education Exhibition and Conference, which concluded in Riyadh yesterday.

Also during the Higher Education Conference, the Faculty of Medicine of Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University signed a contract with the George Washington University to conduct research on breast cancer, heart diseases, obesity, depression and addiction for one year, as well as a contract with the University of Pennsylvania to carry out research on cancer diseases, genetics, and immunology for one year.