SQU, UNL TO WIDEN ACADEMIC TIES

MUSCAT: Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), US, have agreed to widen academic and research partnership.

A discussion in this regard was held between Dr Ali bin Saud al Bemani, vice chancellor, SQU, and Professor Harvey Perlman, chancellor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, stated a press release.

The two universities agreed to broaden academic cooperation and expand research ties in areas related to critical global needs such as early childhood education and development, food security, material science, nanotechnology, food technology and safety.

University of Nebraska–Lincoln, chartered in 1869 is one of the leading teaching institutions in the US.

SOURCE: MUSCAT DAILY