A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) and Perdana University on 3rd July 2017. This MoU signing was represented by Y.Bhg. Professor Datuk Dr. Asma Ismail FASc, Vice Chancellor of USM, Y.Bhg. Prof. Dr. Zabidi Azhar Bin Hussin PSK, Vice Chancellor of Perdana University, Deans of various faculties and Registrar of both Institutions.
The objectives of this MoU are for both Institutions to complement each other to promote, establish and develop research, education and training programmes. The areas of cooperation include exchange of staff, students, joint academic programmes, workshops and exchange of publications. Perdana University’s approach is to collaborate with the best names in education. Internationally, Perdana University is currently collaborating with Anglia Ruskin University (Cambridge), University California San Diego (UCSD) and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
This MoU between Perdana University and USM marks another milestone in the education industry through a collaboration between a private and public institution with international recognition.