MoU signed in the presence of Prof. Dr. Hassan Sher (Vice Chancellor University of Swat), Mr. Muhammad Riaz (Registrar, University of Swat), Mr. Hamdullah Younas (Director IT, University of Swat) and Prof. Dr. Arshad
Saleem Bhatti (Rector Virtual University of Pakistan), Prof. Dr. Mohsin Javed (Registrar Virtual University of Pakistan) , Dr. Fahim A. Qureshi (Project Director Blended Learning). MoU will work on the collaboration of the following
a. Collaborate in academic programs by sharing/ extending the facilities to students and faculty.
b. Sharing of academic data, publications and information.
c. Access to research laboratories and accommodating the Mobile/ Smart Bio Lab(s) of Virtual University of Pakistan at the University of Swat by provision of necessary facilities.
d. Collaboration in the provision of Virtual University Distance learning application platform and technical support in Online Distance Learning and Blended Virtual Education Project for Knowledge Economy.
e. Collaboration in the provision of internship to fresh graduates.
f. Collaboration of support for Strengthening of IT infrastructure.
g. Collaboration to explore opportunities for joint degree/certificates/short courses
h. Collaboration in developing joint academic programs under the “Blended Virtual Education Project for Knowledge Economy” of the Virtual University of Pakistan.
i. Exchange of faculty and students for academic and research purposes.
j. Collaboration in research projects. Joint conferences, seminars, workshops and other such activities.
k. Other areas of mutual interest.
l. Articulation of agreements.