IUA PLEDGES SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SUMAIT UNIVERSITY
VC PROF. OBEID ANNOUNCES POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS
By Burhani Muhunzi, SUMAIT University
Zanzibar, Chukwani, (SUN), January 18: The Sudan based International University of Africa (IUA) has pledged to award post-graduate scholarships for SUMAIT University’s best graduates with immediate effect.
The IUA Vice Chancellor, Professor Kamal Mohamed Obeid announced the pledge during the SUMAIT University 17th Graduation Ceremony. The scholarships will cover Masters and Doctorate programmes at the IUA.
Professor Obeid who during the ceremony witnessed the last batch of IUA and the first batch of SUMAIT University graduates stressed that the IUA will not leave hand to SUMAIT University after attaining the status of a fully fledged University.
In 2014, the IUA and SUMAIT University entered into a 5-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which covers exchange of postgraduate and undergraduate students, faculty members and conduct collaborative research projects through exchange of research materials and researchers.