Aceh delegation visits UNISSA

Lyna Mohamad

Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) hosted a visit by a delegation from Himpunan Ulama Dayah Aceh (HUDA), Indonesia on Wednesday.

The delegation of 11 academicians was led by Chief General of HUDA TGK H Muhammad Yusuf A Wahab and accompanied by Assistant Secretary of HUDA TGK Muhamad Rizuan Haji Ali. Welcoming the delegation was Acting Rector of UNISSA Dr Haji Mohammed Hussain bin Pehin Penyurat Haji Ahmad. The delegation was briefed on the developments of UNISSA and the programmes it offers.

In the dialogue session, UNISSA highlighted that it offers study opportunities to international students including those from Aceh. The delegation expressed interest in sending students from Aceh to UNISSA to enhance their understanding in the Ahli Sunnah Wal Jama’ah and Mazhab Shafi’e, which is the practice in Brunei Darussalam.

Group photo of the delegation at UNISSA. PHOTO: UNISSA