Assoc Prof Elias Asiam (Dean International Programmes)
The OIP is the outreach window of the Vice Chancellor’s office that facilitates the establishment of academic and scholarly and other cooperative linkages and collaboration between UMaT and other international Universities, companies and institutes around the world to enhance:
- Teaching and research
- Training of faculty staff and
- Cultural integration
The Office provides oversight for all international academic program activities for the University, including inter-university linkage agreements.
In addition, the Dean contributes to the attainment of the goals of the University through building and maintaining strong and continuing relationships with complex network of commercial, governmental, nonprofit and community groups. The Office maintains effective contact with appropriate off-campus individuals, offices and agencies, both domestic and international, to assure success in the aforementioned areas; and provides guidance to management on collaborative linkages.