Princess Noora of Bahrain visited Vanha viertotie campus on Monday

29.09.2015

Riitta Konkola, Managing Director, President of Helsinki Metropolia UAS together with H.H. Sheikha Noora Bint Khalifa Al Khalifa. Picture By Riikka Jussila, Valovirta

Her Highness, Bahraini Princess Noora Bint Khalifa Al Khalifa visited on Monday, 28.9. Metropolia’s Vanha viertotie campus.  The visit was hosted by Managing Director, President Riitta Konkola, Director Katri Luukka, as well as Manager of Education Export Aija Ahokas.

The Princess became acquainted with the campus activities and learning environments guided by lecturer Jouko Heiskanen. Metropolia's multidisciplinary expertise was presented to Her Highness by various experts. In addition, Metropolia ambulance and Biofore Concept Car were on display.

Metropolia UAS will be hosting H.H. Sheikha Noora for six days, 25.-30.9.2015. Her Highness is seeking for potential co-operation possibilities in the sector of education export. Her Highness is interested in reviewing the potential cooperation opportunities between Finland and Bahrain, especially in the health care and education sectors.

Metropolia’s Business Services, MCreO, has a special interest towards Bahrain, as it has a long history of formal education and a strategic location as an active gateway to the GCC countries.

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Further information

Katri Luukka
Director, MCreO
Metropolia UAS
katri.luukka@metropolia.fi
p. +358 40 573 6728

 
Read also our previous article and Gulf News Journal's article about the visit.

 

 

Photos: Metropolia Communications and Marketing and Riikka Jussila, Valovirta


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