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KUST Delegation Visits Swedish & English Universities

Recently, KUST Vice President Cheng HeMing, led a group of representatives to attend the 2nd board meeting of the Confucius Institute at Blekinge Institute of the Technology(BTH) in Sweden, and visited Coventry University in England promoting cooperation.

 

 

The meeting was regarding regulations of the board of directors, change of members, establishing honored school president and an executive director, review of 2012 operational progress report, as well as operational proposals and yearly budget reports. The board of directors serves as a facilitator with discussions in aiding the cooperation between both schools in Sweden (Blekinge) and in Yunnan, China.

 

 During the meeting, vice president Cheng and BTH president Anders Hederstierna signed a cooperative agreement, together with a group of representatives watched a Dragon Boat competition as well as other Chinese cultural events. During the visit, KUST university delegates were honored to meet education department officials from the China embassy in Sweden.

 

For the England visit, the delegates signed an agreement in six “2+2”and“3+1” undergraduate courses joint training projects, and had discussions in promoting future cooperation and short-term student exchange programs.