UUM SIGNS MOU WITH SURANAREE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY (SUT) THAILAND
UUM ONLINE: Thailand - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), through Centre for University-Industry Collaboration (CUIC), continues to expand its international collaborative efforts by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Suranaree University of Technology (SUT), Thailand, recently. UUM was represented by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation), Prof Dr Noor Azizi Ismail, while SUT was represented by the Rector, Prof Dr Prasart Suebka. Apart from the signing of the MoU, UUM and SUT were also in talks over potential collaboration. Also present during the discussion were the Director of the SUT International Affairs Centre, Prof Dr Yupeng Yan as well as UUM and SUT officials. Among the matters discussed were related to the student practicum placements abroad, student exchange through mobility programme and industrial training promotion for university members of staff (LISU). Prof Dr Noor Azizi also invited the SUT academics to conduct potential researches with UUM. Also present during the ceremony were the Director of CUIC, Assoc Prof Dr Mohd Sobri Don; Deputy Director of CUIC, Dr Kamarul Bahrain Abdul Manaf and CUIC officers.