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Honorable Visit of French Ambassador to PSU

    H.E. Mr. Thierry Mathou, French Ambassador to Thailand, accompanied by honorable delegates from the French Embassy, visited Prince of Songkla University’s Hat Yai Campus on 29 May 2023. PSU President Asst. Prof. Dr. Niwat Keawpradub, university executives, and researchers welcomed the distinguished delegation at PSU’s Southern Thailand Science Park.

After the fruitful meeting held during the morning session, Dr. Xavier Grosmaitre, Science and Higher Education Attaché, was welcomed by the PSU Faculty of Medicine to learn about the state-of-the-art technologies at Songklanagarind Hospital, in addition to their breakthrough digital innovation and data analytics. Dr. Grosmaitre then delivered a presentation on the topic "Research and Study Opportunities in France" for interested PSU staff and students at the PSU Learning Resources Center.

    Prince of Songkla University has been enjoying bilateral collaborations and joint activities with universities and research institutions in France for decades. One of outstanding achievements of PSU and its French partners is the development of human resources. As of now, over 60 PSU faculty members have received scholarships and graduated from France. The visit of His Excellency and entourage presented a great opportunity for both sides to explore possibilities of strengthening and expanding existing collaborations.