On 9 December 2021, in the framework of her working visit to the State of Qatar, Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Nunu Mitskevich met with the President of Qatar University Dr. Hassan Rashid Al Derham.
The parties discussed the possibilities of future cooperation between relevant universities of Georgia and Qatar University, especially in the field of higher education and scientific research. Particular attention was payed to the importance of experience sharing between the universities of the two countries, as well as the prospects of concluding memoranda of understanding, which will provide legal framework for exchange programs both for students and professors on various levels, also conducting joint research projects.
Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia thanked the President of Qatar University for annual financing of Georgian students for the Arabic for Non-native Speakers Program. The parties discussed possibilities to increase the quota for Georgian students in the above mentioned program.