Collaboration of MERC with South African Universities

Along with holding 12th Iran-South Africa joint commission and having the goal of initiating collaboration, Dr Naderi, head of international Affairs, met Mr. Khaya Sishuba, director of bilateral relations of South Africa with Europe and Middle East. The negotiation focused on collaboration in the framework of international joint projects, exchange of students and professors, holding workshops and international conferences in the fields of advanced materials and renewable energies and also commercialization of technologies and science-based products.
Considering great potential of South Africa for commercialization, Dr Naderi mentioned some of research projects which may leads to signing contracts with industries in South Africa.
Universities such as University of Pretoria, University of South Africa, University of Cape Town and University of Tshwane are interested for developing collaboration with MERC.

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