China to build joint institute with Moroccan university

The Chinese Ministry of Education has recently approved a China-Morocco joint institute to be built by northwest China's Ningxia University and Morocco's University of Hassan I, reports Xinhua.

A Ningxia University spokesperson said a group of delegates visited the University of Hassan I last November, and the two universities signed an agreement to establish a joint institute, focusing on ‘Belt and Road’ studies, serving China-Morocco trade and cooperation, and enhancing higher education cooperation between the two sides.

Around 10 well-known universities from Arab countries have signed cooperative agreements with Ningxia University. More than 200 Chinese exchange students have been sent to universities in Morocco and Egypt
Full report on the Xinhua site