University of Nizwa
Sultanate of Oman

Agreement for Scientific and Cultural Co-operation Between Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg and University of Nizwa/Sultanate of Oman

May 10-13, 2015: Visit of the coordinator Dr. Sulaiman al-Khanjari and Dr. Mohamed AlMahrouqi (UoN, Assistant Professor of Classical Arabic Literature, College of Arts and Sciences & Director of the Farahidi Center) to MLU.

Parts of the programme were:

  • Dr. Mohamed Al-Mahrouqi: “Dominance of religious discourse in Omani poetry in the 19th and 20th centuries”. Talk in the context of the International Week at MLU.
  • Information session for students of Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies on study possibilities at UoN.
  • Meetings with representatives of the participating institutions on cooperation and student exchange.

November 17-19, 2014: Visit of the Omani coordinator Dr. Sulaiman al-Khanjari to MLU and presentation of the contract signed by the Chancellor of UoN to the rectorate of MLU. Discussion of cooperation.