Dr. Muhammad Arif Zakaullah visited IUS

On Friday, June 6, 2014, Dr. Muhammad Arif Zakaullah, former Professor and Head of the Department of Management at the International Islamic University in Malaysia visited the International University of Sarajevo (IUS). Distinguished guest was welcomed by IUS Rector Prof. Dr. Yücel Oğurlu, Secretary General, Emir Hadžikadunić and Coordinator of International Relations Office at IUS, Prof. Dr. Mesut Idriz, as well as other associates.

While visiting IUS, Dr. Muhammad Arif Zakaullah gave a lecture on education saying that "Education is not a matter of degree, nor a title, but a way of thinking". He emphasized that knowledge should be used for valuable causes so that it can serve the mankind as a mean for better understanding of the modern everyday life and for solving many current issues and problems. During his address Dr. Zakaullah advised the audience to instruct and educate their children in a way that they are not only the consumers of knowledge, but also its creators.

Students, academicians and administrative staff of IUS as well as members of Alumni of the International Islamic University in Malaysia, who were familiar with the work of Dr. Zakaullah during their stay were present at the lecture. Many of these students are now successful businessman in BiH and some of them have become part of the academic and administrative staff of IUS as well.