TEHRAN – Iranian and Georgian cultural officials have stressed the need for developing cooperation between Tehran and Tbilisi on science and culture.
Iran’s Ambassador to Georgia Mahmoud Adib and Cultural Attaché Ahmad Ali Mehri Ardestani held talks with the president of Georgia’s Caucasus University Kakha Shengelia.
During the meeting, the officials discussed expanding bilateral cooperation, as well as implementing joint scientific, cultural, artistic, educational and research programs for Iranian and Georgian students.
The Iranian ambassador touched on historical and cultural commonalities between Iran and Georgia, calling for student and professor exchange, and training camps.
Elsewhere in his remarks, Adib expressed Tehran’s readiness to offer scholarship to Georgian students to continue their studies in Iran for the master’s and PhD degrees in various fields.
The Georgian side also expressed readiness to boost cooperation with Iran in different fields.