DHAKA, July 11, 2017 (BSS) – A six-member delegation of Yunnan Arts University (YAU), China today paid a courtesy call on Vice-Chancellor of Dhaka University (DU) Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique at his office.
Vice-President of the YAU Professor Chen Yanping led the delegation, said a press release here today.
Other team members of the delegation were Professor Ji Qun, Professor Tang Yun, Miao Xiangyan, Yang Zhuo and Mong Mong Sho.
Dean of DU Fine Art Faculty Professor Nisar Hossain and some other faculty members were present at the meeting.
During the meeting, they discussed matters of mutual interest, specially the possibilities of undertaking joint academic and research programmes on music, dance and fine art by the two universities.
Exchanges of teachers and students between the two universities were also discussed at the meeting.
The Yunnan Arts University Vice-President expressed her willingness to provide scholarship to DU students for higher study in China.
They agreed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding in this regard soon.
Professor Arefin apprised the guests of a brief history of Dhaka University as well as its academic and research activities.