Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

WASD has signed several Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with several universities across the world. These MOUs are non-binding agreements that does not create legal rights or responsibilities and are joint statements of the parties’ desire to collaborate in areas of mutual interest. in These various MOUs, there is is no limit as to what WASD, can collaborate with other institutions across the world. Please explore the various examples of our MOUs and do not hesitate to contact us (admin@wasd.org.uk) if you have any question.

MOU to collaborate and engage in various activities with the Kuwait Government Supreme Council for Planning and Development in relation to Kuwait’s National Project for Knowledge Economy (NPKE)
Dr. Khaled Mahdi
Secretary General, Supreme Council for Planning and Development, Kuwait
MOU collaboration on postgraduate doctoral joint program on Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) with faculty and curriculum from Brighton Business School to be taught at Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan, Jordan
President, Al-Zaytoonah University, Jordan
MOU on Collaboration Research with Research Centre for Bio-Molecule Engineering, Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, Indonesia
MOU with Effat University to publish the biannual journal “Middle Eastern Journal of Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Sustainable Development”. The journal will be published with a new ISSN and ISBN by WASD including printed copies of each issue of the journal to EFFAT. WASD will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that all editorial relationships and networks are retained as part of the agreement. WASD will include a link from the journal webpages to EFFAT website. The first journal edition will be published with six months of signing the agreement. WASD and Effat will be jointly responsible for the Editorial work and Editorial Advisory Board management for the lifetime of the journal. Editorial Advisory board will have the Effat representation. Both parties will develop modus operandi to realise this work. The scope of the journal will be reflective of the content published and will be reviewed annually jointly by WASD and Effat. Both parties will provide list of editors and reviewers which will be jointly approved. From Effat University it will include the department chairs and the dean of the college of business for the papers relevant to their fields.
Two MOUs with Sudan University for Science and Technology, and the UNESCO Chair for Women in Science and Technology under the leadership of Professor Amal Babiker, Khartoum, Sudan
MOU with the University of Gezira including various levels of collaborations on teaching and research. Under the leadership of the Vice Chancellor, the MOU is implemented directly with the the University of Gezira External Relations and International Cooperation Directorate (Dr. Ali Muddathir Ahmed, Acting Director)