University President, Professor Hussein Alfreihi, welcomed to YU Dr. Misfer Mahdi Misfer, Head of Kuwaiti Cultural Office. The purpose of the visit was to reinforce the relationship between YU and the cultural office of Kuwait embassy and to appeal for utmost co-operation in terms of academic and scientific aspects.
The event was attended by Dr. Kaseb AlRashidi, VP for Academic Affairs; Dr. Owen Cargol, Advisor to the President; Dr. Ahmad Alkhaleefah, Director of Executive MBA Program and Acting Dean of Admissions, Registration, and Student Affairs; and Eng. Khaled bin Nasser Allaaboun, Director of Marketing, Public Relations and Media.
Professor Alfreihi highlighted in the meeting the university’s efforts to provide unique academic programs that link theoretical knowledge to practical applications. He also pointed the many privileges that YU acquires such as the partnership between YU and some of the international universities as well as the qualified faculty members.
They discussed prospects for cooperation between Al Yamamah University and Kuwaiti Universities and agreed to work towards agreements that will promote collaboration on shared goals.
At the end of the visit, Dr. Misfer spoke appreciatively of Al Yamamah University’s high academic standards and on-going efforts to remain at the forefront of the Saudi private higher education sector.