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In order to maintain the network of graduates of
past generations of participants of this program and to exchange
experiences and knowledge with current Afghan Master's students at TU
Berlin, the ZiiK organizes Alumni programs on a regular basis. Within
this scope, workshops are held to discuss activities and to share
teaching experiences. Furthermore, there are discussions with IT
experts, professors as well as with staff members of the ZiiK and TU
Berlin in order to get in touch and to maintain a good academic
This year, the Afghan Deputy Minister of Higher Education, H.E. Prof. Baray Seddiqi, the Head of Foreign Relations and Cultural Affairs of the Afghan Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE), Dr. Elham Shaheen, and the Head of the IT Department of the MoHE, Ms. Shukria Jamal, also participated in the program at TU Berlin.
The invited guests of the Alumni program were computer science lecturers of the Universities of Kabul, Polytechnic University Kabul, Herat, Balkh, Nangarhar, Qandahar as well as representatives of the MoHE. The group was led by Mr. Azim Noorbakhsh, lecturer at the Journalism Faculty of Kabul University. Furthermore, four Afghan PhD candidates currently studying the at TU Berlin from the Universities of Kabul and Herat took part in the program.
ZiiK Report Nr. 42  : Alumni program for Computer Science Master's graduates from Afghanistan, Dr. Nazir Peroz, Daniel Tippmann, Oktober 2016