A MoU was signed by AMU registrar V.K. Abdul Jaleel and the director of Institute of Indigenous Medicine, Dr. R.A. Jayasinghe to enable both institutions to promote individual contacts among scholars, students and faculty and facilitate cooperation and development in the areas of mutual interest and benefit. This MoU seeks to promote links in teaching and research activities by providing opportunities for exchange of staff and students. Under the MoU, the issues related to joint study programmes, exchange of academic materials and sharing of experience and expertise concerning administration and management of the two institutions will be addressed. The MoU also provides for organising seminar, conferences and workshops on topics of general interest. Prof. Shagufta Aleem, dean, faculty of Unani Medicine, Prof. Tajuddin, department of Ilmul Advia, A.K. Tibbiya College, and Dr. M.H.M. Nazeem, head, Unani Section, Institute of Indigenous Medicine were also present on the occasion.