Gwadar University, PMSA ink MoU to collaborate for faculty, students’ exchanges

QUETTA:Prof. Dr Abdul Razzaq Sabir, Vice Chancellor University of Gwadar (UG) and Dr Syed Manzoor Ahmed, Pro Vice Chancellor University of Gwadar called on Deputy Director General, Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) to sign the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Wednesday.

The MoU was signed to collaborate for faculty and students’ exchanges, curriculum development on maritime affairs, internship programs for UG students and faculty engagement and joint research at PMSA.

Vice-Chancellor, University of Gwadar, Prof. Dr Abdul Razzaq Sabir and Deputy Director General PMSA Rear Admiral Aamir signed the Memorandum of Understanding.

According to the MoU, University of Gwadar will introduce Maritime Affairs as an academic course to its all-degree programs while PMSA will provide technical and logistic support for this purpose.

On the occasion, Vice Chancellor UG and Director General PMSA discussed academic collaboration and joint research particularly in the field of maritime, marine and social science.

Dr Abdul Razzaq said that Gwadar University would soon carve its unique identity in the fields of teaching and research related to maritime affairs.

Dr Muhammad Aslam, Dean Faculty of Marine Science at Lasbela University and other PMSA officers were present on the occasion.