Tehran, Dec 2, IRNA - A number of the acclaimed US universities' chancellors are interested in visiting Iran, said the head of Sharif University of Technology.
Stating that a group of the US academics recently toured Iran at the invitation of the Sharif University, Saeed Sohrabpour told IRNA that presidents of MIT, Stanford and Caltech universities have expressed their willingness to visit the country and get acquainted with its higher education centers.
He said that the two countries' universities would probably exchange students and instructors in future, adding that holding joint educational and research courses are also on the agenda.
Invitation to the US academics has been extended in full coordination with Iranian political officials, Sohrabpour pointed out.
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