Pr. Mostapha BOUSMINA welcomes His Excellency Mr. the Ambassador of Switzerland Mr. Guillaume SCHEURER


On March 29, the President of the University received his Excellency, the Ambassador of Switzerland, Mr. Guillaume SCHEURER, accompanied by Mrs. Christine PIRINOLI, Vice Rector of HES-SO, the largest specialized university in Switzerland, as well as other embassy officials. The Vice-Presidents of the University and the heads of establishments were also invited to this meeting, during which the two establishments were presented. Many common points and convergences were highlighted in the discussion that followed, in particular on opportunities for cooperation in training and research, in areas of common interest, as well as the possibilities of setting up reciprocal mobility for students and teachers.  

The supervision of joint theses and the possibilities of developing research in partnership with companies were also discussed. A visit to some technological and development infrastructures and platforms was organized in honor of the illustrious guests, following this meeting. Like the eight other Swiss HES, the HES-SO has become in 20 years an essential partner of training and research in Switzerland and with its six fields and its network of 28 higher education institutions bringing together 22,000 students. , it is a major player in socio-economic and cultural development in the seven cantons of western Switzerland.