The Vice Chancellor of the University of Gezira, Prof. Mohammed El-Sanousi, welcomed the visit of Imam of Khalawi Wad al-Fadni for Quran Memorization and its Sciences, Sheikh Mohammed Al-Raiyah. Prof. El-Sanousi pointed out that the meeting will be a joint work between the academic institution and the social institution, and the cooperation between them will open a wide scope for scientific research and seas of science that were not available before. He stressed that the University will begin in the practical steps of the joint programmes between the University and Khalawi Wad al-Fadni.
For his part, the Imam of Khalawi Wad al-Fadni, Sheikh Mohammed Al-Raiyah, discussed with the University administration the ways to develop the Electronic Scientific Institute by taking advantage of the specialized institutes, faculties and centres of the University, such as the Institute of Islamisation Knowledge (IMAM), and the Quranic Centre for teaching Khalwa’s students the academic side. He noted that the Khalwa has an academic pre-eminence, and it represents the affiliation to the University geographically and historically. He mentioned the University‘s role in the community and its academic excellence, pointing out that the University can benefit from Khalwa’s Scientific Institute where University of Gezira can develop and sponsor it in certain fields in the social, cultural and Quranic aspects.
The Director of the Quranic Centre, Dr. Ibrahim Abdul Muttalib, said that the University can provide many services and programmes to the students of Quran, especially after the approving of the postgraduate programmes in the Centre in the High Diploma, Master and PhD. He pointed to the existence of number of centres which supervised by the University, stressing that they have ideas to establish a community centre in Wad al-Fadni, besides to a library for students and an e-centre.