Professor Ahmed El-Tayeb Mohammed Ahmed, Vice Chancellor of Al-Neelain University in Sudan, visited PSU from December 21 – 24, 2010. He was accompanied by Associate Professor Dr. Alraieh Hamed Elnil Allaith, former lecturer at the College of Islamic Studies at our Pattani campus. One of the objectives of Professor Ahmed El-Tayeb’s visit was to attend the International Conference “Roles of Islamic Studies in Post-Globalized Societies”, held at PSU Pattani campus from December 21 – 23, 2010. On this occasion, an MOU between Al-Neelain University and PSU was signed, which marked the beginning of the universities’ collaboration. The second objective of his visit–to establish collaboration with PSU in the fields of Islamic Studies, Nursing and Natural Resources (Aquatic Science)–was accomplished by this agreement.
Associate Professor Dr. Boonsom Siribumrungsukha, PSU President, together with several PSU executives, welcomed our guest at Hat Yai campus on December 24, 2010. Professor Ahmed El-Tayeb is offering two post-doctoral scholarships to PSU in the areas of Islamic Studies and Arabic Language. The PSU President in turn offers two scholarships to academics and students of Al-Neelain University.