Toronto - On May 20th, 2010 a Memorandum of Intent (MoI) between Institute Teknologi 10 November Surabaya (ITS) and Seneca College has been signed at Seneca College, Toronto. In this signing ceremony, ITS was represented by Prof. Drs. Ec. Ir. Riyanarto, MSc., PhD meanwhile Seneca College was represented by Mohammed Ali Khan, Vice President of International & Business Development. Also present at the signing as witnesses were David Agnew, Seneca College President, and Harlan Hakim of the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia on behalf of Consul General.
The agreement in this MoI covers as follows: exchange of faculty programs, staffs and students: development of mutual research program; improvement curriculum and teaching items, and developing professionalism through training and practicing. This agreement will valid for three years, from the date of signing and can be renewed under approval of each party.
Seneca College is the largest college in Canada in term of international students. Around 3000 foreign students have been studying at Seneca College. Most of them come from China, India, Korea, and Russia. Around 30 Indonesian students are also studying in this college, the same amount to those came from Saudi Arabia, Vietnam and several European countries.
(Source: The Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia)