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.
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.
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 Secretary General of the Inter-Islamic Network on Virtual Universities appointed Dr. Mohammad Hossein Kashi as the Secretary of the Information Technology Committee and also a member of the Economic Committee of the Strategic Council of the Network; Dr. Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the Network, thanked him for his presence in the Network Office, stressed the importance of international infrastructure activities and its role in the development of public education, e-learning justice in the Islamic world, and Dr. Kashi's background in this field. Brilliant described. Dr. Mohammad Hossein Kashi, while appreciating the activities of the network and the organization of this meeting, mentioned the role of this network and the international organization in the field of scientific and technological diplomacy, special and strategic, and on cooperation with this network and using the many capacities created in At the end of the meeting, Dr. Mohammad Hossein Kashi was appointed as a member and secretary of the Information Technology Committee of the Strategic Council of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World, as well as a member of the Economic Committee of the Strategic Council of the Network.
Dr. Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of Inter-Islamic Network on Virtual Universities meeting with Dr. Boroujerdi, Advisor to the President and Head of the National Archives and Library of Iran; In this meeting, while introducing the capacities of the network and the document organization, the joint cooperation in the field of training related to documents, manuscripts and libraries in Islamic countries in virtual countries was emphasized. In the end, Dr. Najafi Barzegar appointed Dr. Boroujerdi as a member of the Strategic Council of Inter-Islamic Network on Virtual Universities .
Meeting of Dr. Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the COMSTECH Inter Islamic Network on Virtual Universities, with Dr. Dashti Ardakani, High Member of the Budget Consolidation Commission of the Islamic Consultative Assembly; In this meeting, while introducing the capacities of the network and its constructive interaction with the Islamic Consultative Assembly of Iran as the host country of this network, on effective cooperation and benefiting from the huge capacity of this international organization in the field of science, smart technology, commercialization of knowledge and cultural communications. And the international community in Islamic countries was emphasized and it was decided that the Islamic Consultative Assembly, in facilitating network affairs, take the necessary measures to advance common goals and programs. Also, by order of Dr. Dashti, they were appointed as a high member of the Strategic Council of the CINVU.
Membership of the active unit of the University of Applied Sciences in the COMSTECH Inter Islamic Network;
On Monday, Jan 5, 2021, this meeting was held in the presence of Dr. Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the Network of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World, and Dr. Tavakoli, the esteemed representative of the Board of Trustees of Unit 30 of the University of Applied Sciences. Cooperation with the Comprehensive University of Applied Sciences of the country and with the signing of this membership document and also the signing of a cooperation agreement with the network,
It has been decided that the University of Applied Sciences will benefit from the services and support of this network and scientific and international communications, and the network will use the educational and applied capacities of this university for other universities in the Islamic world.
Dr. Najafi Barzegar thanked all the mourners who participated in this meeting and by performing the necessary formalities, the guests were signed and praised.
Inter-Islamic network on virtual universities (CINVU), Science and Technology Parks Network (INSTP) and Nanotechnology Network (INN)
Dear Dr. Karim Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the Virtual Universities Network of the Islamic World;
Dear Dr. Khavandi, Head of Nanotechnology Network;
Dear Dr. Basti, Head of Science and Technology Parks Network;
Dear Professor Mohammad Iqbal Chaudhari, Chairman of the Scientific and Technology Committee of the Islamic Cooperation Organization;
Dr. Zahed Majid, Vice Chancellor of Allameh Iqbal University of Pakistan and Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Inter-Islamic Network on Virtual Universities;
On behalf of Dr. Salar Amoli, Deputy Minister for International Affairs and Head of the Center for Scientific and International Cooperation;
Ms. Jask, on behalf of Dr. Al-Hayari, Director General of International Cooperation and Festivals of the Scientific and Industrial Research Organization of Iran;
The deputies, heads of the secretariats of the networks and other relevant officials were held at the headquarters of the network of Inter-Islamic Network on Virtual Universities.
Dr. Karim Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of Inter-Islamic Netowrk on Virtual Universities, at the beginning of the meeting, while welcoming and thanking the audience, for the synergy of scientific and international activities that we can use the three networks in international relations of the Islamic world, 57 countries are connected with the Islamic Republic of Iran. Let's use.
Commercialization of knowledge, constructive interaction of science and technology, exchange of students, professors, disciplines, technology and knowledge and strengthening of relations between Islamic and non-Islamic countries are among the main axes of this memorandum.
He further pointed out: This meeting will be signed to conclude a memorandum of understanding between the three networks for the synergy of university centers for the growth of the Islamic world and the position of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
It was also noted that the esteemed President of COMSTECH, Prof. Iqbal Chaudhry, communicates online and attends the meeting.
Professor Iqbal Chaudhry, Honorable Chairman of COMSTECH:
Dr. Iqbal Chaudhari, Chairman of COMSTEC, attended the meeting in a webinar, thanking Dr. Najafi Barzegar for his invitation to the meeting and the management of the meeting, on the occasion of concluding this valuable memorandum by three important and active networks of COMSTEC in Iran. They congratulated and stressed the need to develop and propagate scientific and technological activities in the world to know more about different nationalities with the Islamic activities of these organizations.
He further noted that the third general assembly of the network with a date that will be announced later will be held in the capital of Pakistan, Islamabad.
Interview of Dr. Najafi Barzegar and Heads of Networks with Professor Iqbal Chaudhry:
Dr. Najafi Barzegar explained that we are happy that the collections are coordinated within the Islamic Republic of Iran, and regarding COMSTECH concern that networks in Iran might not be supported, they stated that we had sent a message to COMSTECHthat there was no problem and that scientific facilities and capacities International is in our universities and higher education centers and do not have a negative view and these three networks work together;
Prof. Iqbal Chaudhry, announced that a joint secretariat for academic activities and communication with Comastek should be increased and the upstream centers and the Standing Committee of Science and Technology of Comastek Islamic Universities should be online and close and we should have connections with 57 countries. With some countries, such as African countries that need educational justice and communication, we can prepare facilities and the benefits that these three networks have for members in countries, we can make services independent, and they pointed out that these three networks operate in Iran. Do well.
Then each of the guests and representatives expressed their main views, which are mentioned below:
1- Introducing Iran among the countries of the Islamic world in terms of presence in the fields of science and technology, nano, universities and science and technology parks, so that we can have the scientific capability of Iran in the countries of the Islamic world for 57 countries.
2- Signing cooperation agreements following the memorandum to create added value;
3- With the joint cooperation of virtual university networks and science and technology parks, we can have a good effectiveness for the pride of our country and the countries of the Islamic world;
4- These three networks based in Iran can have good assistance through the Ministry of Science for growth and promotion;
5- Having an independent budget for the networks of the Islamic world, which needs to be followed up by the relevant authorities;
6- Doing some activities abroad and preferably in low-income countries;
7- Implementing Iran's commitment to accept these three networks for financial support and support for 50 thousand dollars;
8- Iran's active presence in active scientific and technological diplomacy is very important for economic growth.
Meeting of the Secretary General of the Inter-Islamic network on Virtual Universities, Dr. Karim Najafi Barzegar, with the President of D8 International University, Dr. Afkhami, and his appointment as a member of the Strategic Council of the Network; In this meeting, while introducing the capacities of the network and D8 International University, it was decided that soon, this university will also sign the membership document of the CINVU and as an international university with other members take effective measures to achieve educational justice in the world. Make Islam. D8 International University was opened in 1998 at Bu Ali University in Hamadan, whose members are from Iran, Turkey, Pakistan, Egypt, Nigeria, Malaysia, Indonesia and Bangladesh, all of which are members of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and the target community of the network. Finally, Dr. Afkhami was appointed as a member of the Higher Education Council of the Strategic Council of the Virtual Universities of the Islamic World.
Concluding a M.O.U between the two CINVU members of Kowsar University of Iran and Khatam al-Nabiin of Afghanistan in order to exchange students, professors, disciplines and other scientific collaborations virtually;
This meeting was held on Monday, February 4, 2017 in the network office and in the form of a conference, which was signed by the Secretary General of CINVU Dr. Najafi Barzegar, Dr. Hosseini, President of Kowsar University and Dr. Binesh, President of Khatam Al-Nabi University of Afghanistan. This relationship, understanding and scientific and technological exchanges in order to implement the goals and missions of the network in achieving virtual educational justice among CINVU members
Was performed. The Secretary General of the Network announced that soon, a comprehensive regulation of cooperation between the members of the network of virtual universities in the Islamic world will be developed and unveiled, which will pave the way for the growth of Islamic countries in the field of science and smart technology.
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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.
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.
Concluding a memorandum between the Inter-Islamic Network on Virtual Universities and Payame Noor University to hold MBA and DBA courses on Saturday morning, 14/11/2020, during a meeting attended by "Karim Najafi Barzegar, Secretary General of the Network of Virtual Universities of the Islamic World" and " Gholamreza Bakhshi Khaniki, President of Payame Noor University of Tehran Province "was held at the network's headquarters.
The subject of this memorandum of cooperation is attracting students in MBA and DBA fields, providing a joint degree by Payame Noor University in one-year education, and holding courses and workshops by the network virtually, and awarding valid international certificates with network approval and providing the necessary course content. It was commensurate with the capacities.
The Secretary General of the Inter-Islamic Network on Virtual Universities thanked the President of Payame Noor University of Tehran and said: "We hope for a new chapter with the approach of virtual education in the Islamic world and exploiting this capacity in advancing science and technology in Islamic countries, especially in the Islamic Republic of Iran.
The President of Payame Noor University also stated: "It is an honor to use the capacity of virtual universities in the Islamic world in Iran."
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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