The delegation was led by Deputy Minister of Education, Dr. Yeehter Yao, Director General Mr. Andy Bi and Mr. Pen- Hwang Liau, Vice President of National Kaohsiung Normal University.
Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Ahmad said that the collaboration will open new opportunities for young researchers working in the areas of Education, Science and Technology and other domains of knowledge. He underscored the need to forge academic cooperation among Asian universities.
The MoU also envisages increased academic engagement including joint-research, exchange of students and faculty and holding of seminars and conferences.
The Taiwanese Education Minister spoke of the existing opportunities of academic and research collaboration between the two countries and hoped that JMI will be a crucial partner for future academic cooperation and bilateral growth.
Earlier, the Minister visited the Taiwan Education Centre under the auspices of the Academy of International Studies, JMI where he was briefed about the Mandarin Chinese programme taught at various levels.
The Minister also interacted with the students and teachers of the university.