Amman- 27 July 2021

The President of the German Jordanian University, Professor Manar Fayyad, met with the Director of the Regional Branch of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center in Jordan, His Excellency Saud bin Abdulaziz Al-Hazeem, in the presence of the Vice President of the University.

Professor Fayyad welcomed his Excellency and presented a brief about the university, its facilities and activities, in which she highlighted the high academic level achieved by the university in a relatively short period and the international rankings achieved by the university. Moreover, she pointed out the progress the university achieved in the field of scientific research. Fayyad also stressed the university's endeavor to cooperate with various originations.

During the visit, His Excellency Mr. Hazim met with the director of the EDU-SYRIA / EDU-JORDAN Scholarship programme, where he listened to a presentation of the project history and its Nobel goals in providing scholarships in higher education to Syrian refugees and underprivileged Jordanians, in addition to the achievements of the project, where it graduated almost 1300 students, they also discussed the challenges facing the programme and their solutions.

For his part, the Director of the King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Action in Jordan, His Excellency Mr. Saud bin Abdulaziz Al-Hazeem, affirmed his aspiration to find opportunities for joint cooperation between the Center and the German Jordanian University or the EDU-SYRIA / EDU-JORDAN programme, as this cooperation will contribute to the center's objectives.