AUSTRALIAN DELEGATION VISITS BAHRIA UNIVERSITY

Founder Editor Tazeen Akhtar..

Islamabad - A delegation from Macquarie University Sydney Australia headed by Dr. Julian Droogan, Director Coordination Learning & Teaching, visited Bahria University Islamabad. He was accompanied by Mr. Tanveer Shaheed, Senior Country Manager (International) ,Mr. Azhar H Shah, Country & Regional Manager, Australian Government. During the visit the delegation met the Pro-Rector Bahria University, Rear Admiral (R) Saleem Akhtar and other senior management of the university.

During a meeting, the delegation appraised Pro-Rector BU about various ways of collaboration and areas of academic interest with the senior management of Bahria University. The delegation showed keen interest in developing strong linkages with Bahria University and engaging in exchange activities at student and faculty level, joint research, curriculum development, resource sharing, etc.

In the end, Pro-Rector of BU, Rear Admiral (R) Saleem Akhtar presented souvenir to the delegates of Macquarie University. After Meeting with the management, Dr. Julian Droogan delivered a guest lecture to the faculty, senior management and MS/Phd Scholars of the Bahria University on the topic of “Research & Phd funding Opportunities in Australia”. During his lecture he highlighted the importance of research and encouraged students to avail the funding opportunities by applying through international scholarships. The lecture ended up with question answer session.

25 aug 2014