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IUG Signs an ICM Agreement with University of Minho

  • 08.01.2017

In the context of its endeavors to extend its international academic partnerships, the Islamic University of Gaza (IUG) signs an academic exchange agreement with University of Minho-Portugal under Erasmus Plus Program - International Credit Mobility Action.

This agreement aims at enhancing international academic mobility of both IUG students and academic and administrative staff with the University of Minho, which is one of the most leading universities in Portugal ranked as the forth there.

External Relations Department at IUG pays special attention toward academic mobility projects due to its positive impacts on both students and members of staff. Such projects can lead to improving academic performance, learning opportunities, career advancement, and self-confidence. They also enhance intercultural communication and experience exchange, and develop foreign language proficiencies.

It is worth mentioning that IUG is a partner in (15) academic mobility programs in (10) European countries under Erasmus Plus project. Therefore, (93) academic exchange opportunities are going to be available during the coming academic year.