Delegation of the National University of Science and Technology (NUST) from Pakistan visited American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina (AUBiH) on Monday, September 16 2013. Delegation was led by NUST Rector, Dr. Muhammad Asghar, and Ambassador of Pakistan in Bosnia and Herzegovina, H.E. Syed Khalid Amir Jaffery. This was a return visit since AUBiH representatives visited NUST as a part of the State delegation that visited Pakistan in October of 2012.
After brief introductions of work and achievements of AUBiH and NUST, leaderships of the two universities talked about different actions to establish cooperation among students, possible student and faculty exchanges, joint research projects, accreditation process in the United States and possible collaboration in specific scientific fields.
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) was established in March 1991 and over the years it has achieved enviable prominence both in the country and abroad. Their mission is to develop NUST as a comprehensive, research-led university with a focus on Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
Due to the strong relationship and cooperation between MJC and American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina, group of AUBIH students joined the Conference as volunteers and participants. AUBIH assisted in Conference preparations, particularly in obtaining Visa for international participants. In addition, AUBIH volunteers were active during the Conference on daily basis through various activities. As the MJC members emphasized, AUBIH volunteers were valuable asset to their team and a significat contribution by AUBIH. Both AUBIH and MJC recognized the importance of MJC vision and its implementation, and expressed willingness to continue their cooperation in future projects.