DU Live: A� A 12-member Chinese delegation today paid a courtesy call on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique at his residential office on the campus here yesterday (Wednesday).
Executive Director of Coastal and Ocean Management Institute (COMI) of Xiamen University in China, Prof. Dr. Xiong Zhi Xue led the delegation, a DU press release said today.
DU Oceanography Department Chairman Prof. Dr. Md. Kawser Ahmed and DU Confucius Institute Director Dr. Zhou Mingdong Mindy were present on this occasion, among others.
During the meeting, they discussed the possibilities of strengthening ongoing joint academic and research programmes on oceanography between DU and Xiamen University.
They exchanged views on increasing the number of scholarships for DU students for doing PhD at Xiamen University, the release added.