The Doha Institute for Graduates Studies signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the European School of Management and Technology in Berlin (ESMT) on Thursday, February 23, 2017. The two parties agreed to cooperate in launching a joint Executive Master program in Public Administration and Business Administration. The MoU also intends to promote closer cooperation pertaining to organizing joint research projects and developing future graduate programs in other areas.
The MoU's objective is to collaborate in the development of the joint program curriculum, course design, assessment criteria, student career support, as well as, to share the best practices in promoting the program.
Students graduating from the joint program will receive two accredited diplomas; one from Doha Institute and the other from the European School of Management and Technology in Berlin (ESMT).
In a ceremony at the headquarters of Doha Institute, the agreement was signed by Dr. Yasir Suleiman, Acting President of the DI, and Dr. Zoltán Antal-Mokos, Dean of Degree Programs at the European School of Management and Technology.
On this occasion, Dr. Yasir Suleiman said: "The signing of the MoU endorses the Institute's mission of exchanging academic and scientific expertise and accomplishing fruitful cooperation with prestigious academic institutions. The institute always aims to seize opportunities that contribute to the development of university education and scientific research in Qatar and the Arab region."