Velayati: Iran ready to help Afghanistan in higher education

April 23, 2018 - 3:21

TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, the head of Azad University's board of founders, said on Sunday that Iran is ready to share its experiences in higher education with Afghanistan.

Velayati made the remarks after a meeting with Afghan Minister of Higher Education Najibullah Khwaja Omari in Tehran, Mehr reported.

He said his talks with the Afghan minister on cooperation between the Islamic Azad University and Afghanistan’s higher education institutions were constructive.

He also voiced Iran’s readiness to offer scholarship to talented Afghan students.