Minister of Health of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia H.E. Dr. Tawfig AlRabia visited Metropolia UAS


The Minister of Health of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia H.E. Dr. Tawfig AlRabia and his delegation visited Metropolia UAS on Thu 10.8.2017 as a part of the official visit to Finland.

Saudi Arabia has shown very much interest in the Finnish Education System and is seeking for mutual cooperation opportunities with the Finnish Universities in this regard.

The delegation was hosted by Mr Simo Mustila, Director of Finance and Administration and Dr. Ms Katri Luukka, Director of Continuing Education and Enterprise Services.

The discussed topics included Health and Social Care Education, Health Technology Education as well as collaboration between education services and enterprises.

More information about the delegations visit to Finland can be found here.

Metropolia UAS cooperates in education export via EduExcellence Ltd, a new education export company owned jointly by three universities of applied sciences operating in the Helsinki metropolitan area – Haaga-Helia, Metropolia and Laurea. The company aims to become one of the leading education export organisations in the Finnish higher education sector. 

Further information

Katri Luukka
Director, Continuing Education and Enterprise Services
Metropolia UAS
p. +358 40 573 6728

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