Virginia International University (VIU) and the National University of Mongolia, School of Business entered into an Academic Collaboration focusing on educational and scholarly cooperation in research and academic exchange. Dr. Isa Sarac, President of Virginia International University and Dr. Janchiv Oktyabri, President of the National University of Mongolia School of Business signed the agreement in a ceremony on the Virginia International University campus, just outside Washington, DC.

The agreement opens the door for faculty exchange, student exchange, and synchronization of academic programs to enable the exchange of scholarly thoughts and ideas in the form of research, conferences, workshops and other professional development activities. Moreover, the recent collaboration initiates potential joint-ventures between the universities. Students from both universities will have the opportunity to spend one or more semesters at the partner university and will gain insight with internship opportunities at undergraduate and graduate levels. VIU is excited to engage in the promotion of higher education alongside the National University of Mongolia, School of Business. This agreement is the latest in a series of collaboration initiatives VIU has with top universities from around the world.