On March 9th 2018, the University of Battambang (UBB) had the honour of hosting the recently appointed Ambassador of the French Republic, Her Excellency Madame Eva Nguyen Binh.
Her Excellency was hosted by Dr Sam Rany, Vice Rector representing the Rector and a group of senior staff.
The visit consisted of a very productive meeting with the Vice Rector and senior staff where a range of matters of mutual interest were discussed and then a tour of the campus. The latter focused on the agricultural and scientific activities carried out on campus.
Her Excellency commented that she expressly wanted to visit UBB on her first visit to Battambang as it was the major public university outside of Phnom Penh and its strong links with France an general and the Occitanie Region in particular.
UBB would like to express its thank to her excellency for taking the time to visit and wish her well in her new role.