Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University, UNNISA continues its proactive steps to broaden cooperation ties in academics, research and students' mobility with Higher Education Institutions at the international level with the signing of eight Memorandums of Understanding, MoU and two Memorandums of Agreement, MoA with a number of overseas universities and education institutions. The signing ceremony was held during the Graduates Night in conjunction with UNISSA's 9th Haflut Al-Takharruj or Convocation ceremony at the Rizqun International Hotel in Gadong, 29th August night.
Earlier, 50 graduates and undergraduates who obtained excellent results in each programme or course received medals and book prizes presented by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sulaiman, Minister of Education. Also present was Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs.
The function coincided with the signing of Memorandums of Understanding between UNISSA and eight overseas universities and educational institutions. The signing was witnessed by the Minister of Education. Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal, RECTOR of UNISSA signed on behalf of UNISSA. While the universities and educational institutions were signed by their representatives comprising Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, UNISZA Malaysia; Mindanao State Universiti Iligan Institute of Technology; Mindanao State University General Santos City; Institut Agama Indonesia, Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Ampel Surabaya; Universitas Islam Negeri Sultan Maulana Hasanuddin Banten. While memorandums of agreement were signed with Kolej Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Selangor, Malaysia and Institut Agama Islam Negeri Pontianak, Indonesia.
Source: Radio Television Brunei