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Professor HOU Zhengmeng from TU Clausthal Visits KUST

On March 23rd, HOU Zhengmeng who is an academician of the German Academy of Geosciences and Geotechnical Engineering, and a professor of the Clausthal University of Technology of Germany, as well as the chief visiting professor of KUST visited City College of KUST.  A symposium was attended by the Vice Chair of the University Council TIAN Jun, Vice President MA Wenhui, and heads of the Office of Alumni and Social Cooperation, Division of Personnel, and Division of International Cooperation. At the symposium, the two sides had an in-depth discussion on the idea of introducing German elements into KUST’s vocational education.




During his visit, Professor HOU Zhengmeng delivered a speech entitled “The Current Situation and Prospects of the Dual System Higher Vocational Education in Germany" to teachers and students of KUST. Based on his study and working experience in Germany, Professor HOU Zhengmeng mainly talked from the following four aspects: the comparative analysis of higher engineering education and vocational education between China and Germany, the current situation and prospects of the dual system higher vocational education in Germany, the current situation of Sino-German cooperation in vocational education, and the innovative cooperation of Sino-German vocational education. The speech provides valuable experience in raising the quality of vocational undergraduate education of KUST and cultivating application-oriented talents with international vision through Sino-German cooperation.


Translated by: ZHAO Liyan, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures

Edited by: MA Lifei, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures (English)

Source: Division of International Cooperation

Issued by: Division of Overseas Cooperation (English)

Edited by: KUST News Center (Chinese)