Associate Director of Global Education and Experience, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) International, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Ariffin bin Abu Hassan, continued his visit agenda in Australia to the Australian National University (ANU) and the University of Sydney (USyd).
ANU and USyd are ranked 27th and 38th best universities in the world, respectively in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2022.
At ANU, the Malaysian delegation led by the Malaysian High Commissioner in Australia, TYT Dato’ Roslan Abdul Rahman, was welcomed by Deputy Vice Chancellor (International Strategy), Prof. Sally Wheeler, Director of ANU Malaysia Institute, Dr. Ross Tapsell, and Senior Manager of International Partnership Development, Dr. Anthony Nelligan.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Ariffin bin Abu Hassan affirmed the ability of Malaysian public universities to conduct research related to Malaysia and Asia and the collaboration to share research results for mutual benefits.
In response, Prof. Sally Wheeler expressed ANU’s keen interest to increase cooperation in research, especially in the field of Climate and Energy, as well as business.
They are also willing to explore the mobility programmes but cautions on the fact that it will require support from the faculty members.
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