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The Australian National University holds its Annual Winter Arabic Language School at JUST.


The Australian National University holds its Annual Winter Arabic Language School at JUST.

The Australian National University held its annual winter Arabic language school at the languages Center of Jordan University of Science and Technology. This course is a continuation of the cooperation agreement between the two universities which was signed this earlier this year to teach students of the Australian National University Arabic language at the University.

The Australian delegation includes 24 students under the supervision of Prof. Huda Tamimi, the Professor of Arabic and Semitic Languages at the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies at the Australian National University.

Dr. Al-Tamimi expressed her admiration for the infrastructure of Jordan University of Science and Technology and the high quality of educational services provided by the Language Center for Australian students coming to study at the university.

She explained that the selection of the University to hold this course at JUST Jordan has been made in view of the prestigious reputation in the region and the world.

For his part, Dr. Fathi Mikdadi, the director of the Language Center, said that attracting foreign students to learn Arabic at the Language Center at the university is one of the most important activities of the Center, stressing the keenness of the Center and the University to promote the Center's programs internationally and attract other universities to participate in the Center's various programs.

The Assistant to the President for International Relations and director of the International relations office Dr. Ammar Almaaytah stressed that The cooperation between the Australian National University and JUST involving hosting their winter Arabic school within the university is one of the university's main strategies in activating the international cooperation agreements signed by the university with its counterparts outside Jordan. He added that more than 70 international cooperation agreements were signed last year aimed at internationalization and enhancing the university's international standing.

The Australian National University is one of Australia's most prestigious universities, ranking 20th in the world according to QS 2018 World University Ranking.

Australian National University holds Winter Arabic Language School at JUST​ (The Jordan Times ​)

Created at 1/7/2018 10:58 by Zakaria Al-Hammouri
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