On the morning of April 4th, the ceremony of our school and Newcastle University’s joint design research center was performed in teaching building.
Newcastle university academic committee vice chairman Mario Mi and our school vice principal Xu Ruichao attended the opening ceremony. Principals of The international cooperation and exchange, Research Department and School of Art and Design took part in the activity.
Vice Principal Xu Ruichao welcomed Mario Mi and his companions on behalf of the school and introduced the international exchanges, cooperation of our school Chinese-foreign and scientific research development. Xu introduced the aspects of our university's scientific development work since school was formed since 2007. We adhere to the open educational philosophy ,actively expand communication work with the international well-known universities. Successively established a cooperative relationship with the universities such as, University of Canberra, Australia. , the Saxon Holland University of Applied Science, Our school set up a partnership with more than 20 foreign universities and research institutions and develop extensive cooperation in personal training ,the academic exchanges and scientific research. At present there are three undergraduate and four specialist Chinese-foreign cooperation education projects. Xu said our school regard this joint design research center as an opportunity to cooperation , further deepen the scientific research cooperation, advance the internationalization of our university scientific research work and make positive contribution to the rapid development of the school .
Professor Mario Mi thanked the school for the warm reception. He stressed, Newcastle university ,as a research university .It has been committed to promoting the development of international education and scientific research and established good relations of cooperation with Henan Institute of Engineering .The setting up of a joint design research center is an important platform for scientific research cooperation . The two sides will further strengthen deepen cooperation.
After the ceremony, accompanied by the heads of the school leaders and officers in charge of relevant departments, Professor Mario Mi and his companions visited the history museum of art academy studio etc.