Iranian Ambassador to Bangladesh Dr Abbas Vaezi Dehnavi called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique at the latter’s office of the university on Thursday.
Chairman of DU Persian Language and Literature Department Prof Dr Abdus Sabur Khan was present on this occasion, says a press release.
During the meeting, they discussed matters of mutual interest especially on-going joint collaborative academic and research programmes between DU and Iranian universities.
They exchanged views regarding how to strengthen the existing collaboration and friendly ties between DU and Iranian universities on Persian language education and research.
Both the parties stressed the need for equipping students with humanitarian values and teachings of Iranian epic poet Hakim Abulqasem Ferdousi.
Prof Arefin Siddique thanked Dr Abbas Vaezi for his visit to DU and keen interest in its Persian language and literature education.