Officials of Ferdowsi University of Mashhad and universities of France have signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) to develop their academic collaborations.
the MoU was signed with the presence of ministers of Science, Research and Technology and heads of notable universities and research centers of both countries.
The MoUs were signed with Sorbonne Nouvelle University and UPJV Université de Picardie Jules Verne, also preliminary negotiation was begun with Aix-Marseille University and Institut National de Langues et de Civilisations Orientales (INALCO).
Based on the Mou, both sides agreed on scientific and technological expansion, exchanging faculties and students and teaching
Persian language to French people.