University of Wasit, represented by its president, Prof. Mazen Al-Hasani, has signed an agreement with Ural State University of Economics in Russia.

Ural State University is one of the most prestigious universities in the Russian Federation, specializing in the field of economics. The agreement was reached in the presence of the Dean of the College of Management and Economics, Ahmed Al-Waeli, during a global forum with Ural University and several other countries, including University of Wasit. The agreement was officially documented with the Iraqi Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

The aim of the agreement is to exchange experiences, send students from the College of Management and Economics at University of Wasit to Ural University, exchange supervision, deliver scientific lectures, organize seminars and conferences, and also provide scholarships for Ural University students at the College of Management and Economics.

Al-Hasani welcomed this agreement as a starting point for opening up avenues of cooperation between University of Wasit and foreign and Arab universities to enhance scientific capabilities and gain experiences for both parties.