UM6P and Université de Sherbrooke kick off collaboration
Today, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University and Université de Sherbrooke signed a Memorandum of Understanding to foster and develop collaborations focused on training and applied research.
The two universities, which are characterized for their innovative and operational approach, intend to focus on research projects with a high social impact that addresses specific issues. In this context, the first research projects will focus in particular on the valorization of industrial by-products or mining residues as part of the circular economic vision promoted by #UM6P. Theses on issues related to solar energy and embedded electronics will also be supervised by professors and researchers from UM6P, UdS, and GEP.
The MoU between UM6P and UdeS, which also promotes mobility for students, researchers and professors from both institutions, will include activities such as the co-publication of scientific articles, the co-development of MOOCs, as well as the co-organisation of scientific conferences and symposiums.