Chancellor of Kabul University and Advisor of Chief Minister in Higher Education Affairs of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan; has met with Head of Turkish Education Foundation in Afghanistan

Chancellor of Kabul University and Advisor of Chief Minister in Higher Education Affairs of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan; on Saturday, 14th of Sep, met with the Head of the Education Foundation of Turkey in Afghanistan, Mr. Shaker Wayott. Professor Hamidullah Farooqi chancellor of Kabul University and President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Higher Education Affairs; while presenting his thanks to the Head of the Turkish Education Foundation and accompanying delegation, provided information on the history of Kabul University and provided assistance from the Turkish government in various fields with Afghanistan and special thanks Kabul University for their appreciation.

Mr. Farooqi has mentioned Kabul University as the oldest scientific institution in the country as small Afghanistan and the first head of this scientific institution was one of the academician from friend country Turkey.  Mr. Farooqi has also spoke about the scientific, cultural and political relations of both Afghanistan and Turkey, described the relations between the two countries through good and excellent history, as well as praised Turkey's recent efforts in the field of education and higher education in Afghanistan. Providing educational opportunities with Afghanistan that Mr. Farooqi expressed his gratitude and appreciation.

Mr. Farooqi stated that Kabul University and the Turkish Department of Language and Literature have always strived to develop the scientific and cultural relations of both countries and that the Turkish Department has done effective work and acted as an important core for communication, programs and activities.

Meanwhile, the head of the Turkish Education Foundation in Afghanistan, Mr. Shakir Wayot, expressed his satisfaction with his presence in Kabul University and announced the commitment of the Turkish government and its education foundation in Afghanistan to provide the Afghan people with standard educational backgrounds. Mr. Wayot described Afghanistan as one of the friendliest and most cooperative countries in the history of cooperation with the Turkish government. He called the Turkish Education Foundation in Afghanistan the only institution to develop education and student access to standardized services, while also calling it a good foundation for strengthening scientific and cultural binds between the two countries. 

At the meeting, the opening of the exhibition of Turkish and Afghan higher education institutions, the cooperation of recent senior class students from Kabul University with the Turkish Department of Education, the collaboration of Kabul University professors with the Turkish Educational Institution in Afghanistan, and the granting of scholarships by Turkish scholars. It was discussed that both parties agreed on these issues, while announcing the preparations of Kabul University for the above mentioned issues, and agreed to make the above mentioned legal channels within the framework of the agreed memorandum and applicable criteria.

The Head of the Turkish Education Foundation, while emphasizing the establishment of mutual cooperation between the Kabul University and the Turkish Education Foundation in Afghanistan, urged the Kabul University not to neglect comprehensive cooperation in various fields, including the aforementioned topics. Chancellor of Kabul University and Advisor of Chief Minister in Higher Education Affairs of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan; also welcomed the discussions and pledged their assistance.

Recently, a tribute given by the head of the Turkish Education Foundation to the chancellor of the Kabul University was appreciation by Mr. Farooqi.