On January 5, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II presided over the meeting of the Board of Trustees of Antioch Syrian University, at the Patriarchate Headquarters in Bab Touma – Damascus.
Members of the BOT listened to a report from Dr. Rakan Razzouk, President of ASU, about the new students who joined the university in this academic year. He also spoke about the preparations that are being made to account for the growth of the university faculties and accommodate the need that arises consequently. Other reports on the different aspects of the administration of the university were also submitted and discussed. Development plans were also studied during the meeting.