Following the OIC (Organization of Islamic Cooperation) Charter, expressing the necessity of cooperation between the Member States, and according to the Article 15 of Resolution of the 14th General Assembly Meeting of COMSTECH (Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation) held on 11th - 13th January 2011 at Islamabad, Islamic Republic of Pakistan and in order to strengthen the relationship and to improve the scientific, educational, academic research and technological collaborations among the Islamic countries, the COMSTECH Inter-Islamic Network on Virtual Universities (CINVU) was suggested to be established to support the educational and research networks based on ICT technology and knowledge engineering, promoting joint venture and collaboration culture and expedition of cooperation and sympathy among entrepreneurs and Muslim scientists, scholars, students and researches of Islamic countries through laying the required groundwork.
The Government of Islamic Republic of Iran as the Host Country of the CINVU has accepted to provide the required administrative, financial and scientific support to make CINVU a viable and successful institution of the COMSTECH.
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According to the correspondent of the Islamic Republic of Iran Radio and Television Agency, the Secretary General of the Virtual Universities of the Islamic World said at the ceremony that the purpose of strengthening the relations between the virtual universities of the Islamic world and the Radio and Television is to strengthen the Islamic world and promote the Islamic Republic of Iran. The letter was signed between the network of virtual universities of the Islamic world and the General Directorate of International Broadcasting. Mr. Najafi Barzegar added: "The basis for the formation of the OIC Islamic Cooperation Organization is based on cooperation between Islamic countries, which is one of its branches in the field of academia." Virtual universities in the Islamic world and 57 member countries are oic 27 countries in Asia and the Pacific, 27 African and Arab countries and 3 US countries The virtual universities of the Islamic world were also established in Iran. The secretary general of the virtual universities of the Islamic world said: "The universities of the Islamic world deal with students, professors and elites who currently study in this way. More than 8 million students." "Science can also be effective in cultural relations with countries, and it is an area that can soften our relations with countries." Amy Iran can find a more special place in the world this way. He added: "Our goal is to strengthen the Islamic world and elevate the position of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the world. Barzegar added:" I believe that by exploiting the capacity of virtual universities in the Islamic world, if we can use these smart capacities, we can play a role in forming a new Islamic civilization. Mr. Fahim Danesh, Director General of the General Directorate of International Affairs of the National Media, also said at the ceremony: "Radio and Television is concerned with the most important human and transcendent discourse in order to make optimal use of cyberspace and help humanity and humanity." He added: "Corona has changed many habits and we must prepare ourselves for life after corona. These universities can directly and indirectly play the role of civilization. The Director General of the General Directorate of International Affairs of the National Media continued: We must try to spread the discourse of the Islamic Revolution in the Islamic world and the world in this way.
Signing a memorandum between the Virtual Network of Universities of the Islamic World and the Central Comprehensive University of Applied Sciences with the presence of "Karim Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World" and "Mohammad Hossein Omid, President of the University of Science and Technology" in the university meeting hall Applied science was held.
The subject of this memorandum is cooperation, attracting students in different fields and providing a joint degree by the comprehensive university in short-term part-time education and holding courses and workshops in different fields of the Islamic world virtually and awarding valid international certificates with network approval. And provided the necessary content of the courses in proportion to the capacities.
Karim Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World, while offering condolences on the occasion of Muharram and the martyrdom of Imam Zin al-Abedin (AS) and thanking the President of the University of Applied Sciences for hosting the meeting, said: The Islamic world and the use of this capacity in advancing science and technology in Islamic countries, especially in the Islamic Republic of Iran.
He added: "Our view of the Islamic World Network is to be able to shine in the Islamic world in the direction of Islamic diplomacy, which the Supreme Leader has always emphasized."
Najafi Barzegar stated: The University of Applied Sciences has very good capacities in the country, including that in addition to scientific, technical and professional fields; There are also disciplines in the fields of culture, art and economics.
The Secretary General of the Virtual Universities of the Islamic World acknowledged: "It is gratifying that we can take advantage of the capacity of the Virtual Universities of the Islamic World in our country and introduce it in the international arena. The Islamic world needs these experiences."
He pointed out: The university of the virtual world network of the Islamic world has a fundamental role in the issue of resistance economy and leap in production, because it is possible to use the capacities that exist in the country; Made the most of; Our mission in the Organization of Islamic Cooperation is to be able to fulfill this duty and responsibility for more than 20 million students.
This meeting was held on Monday morning, 09/07/2020, in the office of the network of virtual universities of the Islamic world. According to the CINVU (C.N.A) news agency, the meeting was held in the presence of Dr. Karim Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the Virtual Universities Network of the Islamic World, and Dr. Hamid Shahabadi, Deputy Voice of the Radio and Television Organization, and officials of the two centers. Dr. Karim Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the Virtual Universities of the Islamic World, while welcoming and thanking the Deputy Voice of the Radio and Television Organization for explaining the mission of the network and the success achieved in the process of continuous action, said: We hope a new chapter with the approach of virtual education (OIC) with the Deputy Voice of the Broadcasting Organization in front of us. Najafi Barzegar stated: There are very good capacities in the Voice of the Radio and Television of Iran, which can be used in the virtual universities of the Islamic world in accordance with the field of culture, art and economy. Dr. Hamid Shahabadi, Deputy Voice of the Radio and Television of Iran, while thanking and appreciating the hosting of the Secretary General of the Virtual Universities of the Islamic World Network, expressed hope that the rich and effective capacities of the Virtual Universities of the Islamic World (OIC) in the field of science and culture And he benefited from the mission of the voice deputy. He continued: "We can take effective action in attracting and introducing foreign students and introducing them to scientific and academic centers in the country by providing favorable grounds and with the approval of the officials of the Islamic world and establishing offices in that country." He pointed out: "We must collect resources and information, identify the virtual universities of the Islamic world, courses, and provide students with an interest in making optimal, informed and purposeful choices." Najafi Barzegar said: "Although the corona virus caused obstacles on the way to the countries of the world, but the country's top universities were able to take advantage of virtual capacities and turn to new education." Also, at the end of the meeting, Dr. Hamid Shahabadi was appointed as a member of the High Strategic Council of the Virtual Universities Network of the Islamic World by a decree from the Secretary General of the Network.
On Monday, September 21, with the presence of Dr. Ahmadi, the President of Shahid Beheshti Virtual College of Medical Sciences in the office of the Virtual Universities Network of the Islamic World and the signing of the membership form of this network, Shahid Beheshti Virtual College of Medical Sciences became an active member of this international organization.
Also, by a decree from the Secretary General of the Virtual Universities Network of the Islamic World, Dr. Ahmadi was appointed as a member of the Health, Treatment and Medical Education Committee of this network.
In order to organize the field of medical education with the activities of other members, effective and related measures will be taken in the Islamic world.
The Virtual Universities of the World of Islam, called CINVU, is one of the networks of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OIC), the Committees of Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH). Hosting CINVU network with the Islamic Republic of Iran. The network, which is an important and rich base for the promotion and development of universal education in the Islamic world, is working to realize justice in the field of knowledge and thought by deepening and consolidating the lessons learned. Students, professors, universities, and elites through this network can offer educational, research, cultural and skillful capabilities in line with their interests in different fields of science.
The second General Assembly of the Virtual Universities Network of the Islamic World and the first Executive Board together with the Exhibition of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World attended by heads and representatives of the Virtual Universities of the countries with the aim of research and development in the exchange of scientific experiences through cooperation around the world and creating a field. Co-operation between universities of the Islamic world took place on October 6-8, 2019, at the Central Organization of Payame Noor University. The following are some of the remarks of the heads of the Universities of the Islamic World and the Honorable Scientific, Cultural and Social Vice President of the Program and Budget Organization: The Honorable Dr. Pour Asghari, Vice President of Scientific, Cultural and Social Program and Budget Organization, thanked for attending the Second Assembly of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World. Islam and the messenger of peace and friendship between them. His Excellency
Professor Zia Al-Quim from Pakistan talked about the 5th Century, which is the century of science and technology, and about the plans of the University of Pakistan preparing a virtual education system for students living in or outside Pakistan. To provide easy access to online or distance learning classes, they also welcomed respected colleagues at the forum to collaborate on virtual education research. His Excellency.
Prof. Salim Mazaher, from Pakistan, also continued his emphasis on the cooperation of the universities of the Islamic world in the field of virtual education. His Excellency Professor Ostad announced the readiness of the Virtual Medical University to provide the necessary facilities and documentation to work with other Virtual Medical Universities.
Dr. Hashemi also expressed satisfaction with the presence of the Modarres College in this forum.
Ms. Rajaee from Sistan and Baluchestan University announced her readiness to cooperate and carry out joint projects with neighboring countries including Afghanistan, Pakistan and Oman.
Dr. Fatemi of the University of Tehran spoke about the needs and shoulders of virtual education and the responsibility of this university for these shoulds and shoulders and welcomed the achievement of a common conclusion about virtual education in this forum.
Unveiling of the CINVU Comprehensive Management System with the presence of the Minister of Science, Research and Technology of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the first meeting of the Coordination Council of International Organizations and Assemblies;In this meeting, Dr. Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the Network of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World (CINVU), while presenting a comprehensive report on the network's two-year activities and future plans, provided explanations about this system.The first phase of this comprehensive system, called CCMS for short, is the launch of the International Automation of Virtual Universities by CINVU, which was unveiled in the presence of the Minister of Science, Research and Technology, and for the first time an automation system among university members. Internationally supported (OIC) occurs.
This system is in line with the completion of the first phase of the Islamic World Virtual Universities Plan, which is managed by CINVU.
In the next phases of management, which is managed in the context of this system, the completion of the database of universities in order to exchange students, professors, educational content and other requirements to improve higher education intelligently in the Islamic world will be on the agenda.
In this meeting, the Minister of Science emphasized the need to maintain and strengthen the capacities created in universities for virtual education and the two-year actions of Dr. Karim Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the Islamic World Virtual Universities Network in creating the transformation of this organization and moving towards They appreciated the promotion of smart education in the Islamic world.
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Meeting of the Secretary General of the Network of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World with Dr. Fahim Danesh, Advisor to the President and Director General of the International Organization of Radio and Television of Iran;During the meeting, Dr. Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the Network, thanked him for attending the Network Office, the importance of international media activities and its role in the development of public education, e-learning justice in the Islamic world and the promotion of rich Islamic culture, especially the role of celebrities. In the effective scientific and cultural relations of the countries, the personalities of the Islamic world emphasized the need to conclude a memorandum with this organization and set up a network media committee, and described Dr. Fahim Danesh's background in this brilliant field.
Dr. Fahim Danesh, while appreciating the activities of the network and the formation of this meeting, stated the role of this network and the international organization in the field of scientific diplomacy and special and strategic technology and on cooperation with this network and using the many capacities created in The last two years have emphasized.Also at the end of the meeting, Dr. Fahim Danesh was appointed as a member of the Supreme Strategic Council of the Network of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World by a decree issued by the Secretary General of the CINVU.
Membership of Takestan Higher Education Institute in Inter-Islamic Network on Virtual Universities
On Tuesday, 10/20/2020, this meeting was held in the presence of Dr. Aghaei, President of Takestan Higher Education Institute and Secretary General of the CINVU, at the network office. Joined the network of virtual universities in the Islamic world.
It was decided that with the membership of Takestan Higher Education Institute, they will benefit from the services and support of this network and scientific and international communications.
Meeting with the Secretary General of the Virtual Universities of Islamic World Network Dr. Najafi Barzegar and his excellency Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran; In this meeting Dr. Najafi, Director General of the Virtual Universities of Islamic World Network, introduced and presented a report on the important activities of the network, its important and influential capacities in the elite community in order to realize scientific and technological diplomacy in the Islamic world and communications. Effective and synergistic between Islamic dragons and referred to the role of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Center for Scientific and International Cooperation of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology in the Islamic Republic of Iran to facilitate the communication process in holding the General Assembly of the Network and activating capacities for Other strategic communications in this network are appreciated. Undersecretary of State Dr. Zarif also appreciated the activities of this network in fulfilling their missions, activating opportunities in the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, as well as synchronizing the related centers in the State Department, and supporting the activities of this network Has highlighted the priorities of the Islamic Republic of Iran as the host of the network for the development of higher education and smart technologies in the Islamic world and considered the effectiveness of this network in other communications and interactions between countries and considered the Mustafa World Prize as an example of these influences. They read. Subsequently, network deputies and the State Department have taken steps to take advantage of each other's capacities. It is worth noting that the second general assembly of the network of virtual universities of the Islamic world, along with the latest exhibitions of virtual universities, will be held in Tehran from 6th to 8th of October, 2019 at Payam Noor University as the main member of this network and the leading provider of virtual education.
Meeting of the Secretary General of the Virtual Universities Network of the Islamic World affiliated with the Organization of Islamic Cooperation with Dr. Haddad Adel, Honorable Chairman of the Persian Academy of Literature and Saadi Foundation as well as Professor Nasiri the Honorable Secretary of the Academy; Virtualization of the Islamic World was presented and it was decided to use the capacity of Saadi Foundation professors to promote the Persian language virtual in Islamic Universities of the Islamic World in the form of a memorandum. After hearing a detailed report on the activities of the network in the past year, he also highlighted the measures taken and announced the readiness of the Academy of Language and Literature for joint scientific and cultural cooperation.
According to Islamic Republic Radio and Television News Agency; "The memorandum aims to benefit from the international capacity to attract students, transfer knowledge, technology and experiences between the virtual universities of the Islamic world," said the Qom center, signing a memorandum of cooperation between the Islamic World Virtual Universities Network and Farabi Campus of Tehran University. And Farabi Campus of Tehran University was signed.
Najafi Barzegar said that the most important achievement of this memorandum was the introduction of scientific and research capacities of Iranian universities to the Islamic world, student admission, scientific exchange between professors and regional studies.
He cited the growth of Iranian scientific and technological diplomacy as another achievement of the academic interaction between the Islamic world and added: "This scientific and cultural interaction will strengthen Islamic unity among Islamic countries."
The head of the Farabi Campus of the University of Tehran also said: "One of the goals of the campus of the University of Tehran is to work at the international level.
Mohammad Rezaei stated that the most important achievement of this memorandum is attracting students in undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and even postdoctoral programs for university professors and said: this university accepts students in the fields of theology, law, engineering and management by being a member of this virtual university.
He referred to the university's work in publishing the first international journal in the field of management in Arabic and said: "This scientific interaction creates a suitable platform for gaining scientific experience of university professors in the Islamic world to achieve internationalization of 12 scientific and research journals." Farabi will be the campus of the University of Tehran.
The network of virtual universities of the Islamic world is one of the networks of the Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation of the member countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, which includes 57 Islamic countries in Asia, Africa and Europe with more than 6 million students.
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Secretary General of CINVU Dr. Karim Najafi Barzegar tuesday morning traveled to capital of Pakistan, Islamabad to attend an important meeting on 14th and 15th of january 2020 by official invitation of The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH)