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The Delegation of Hessen State of Germany Visited XTU



On the morning of April 27, headed by Lieutenant-governor of Hessen State Joerg-Uwe Hahn, 17 government delegates of Hessen State of Germany visited XTU. Vice President Liu Changgeng attended the symposium.


Liu Changgeng made a brief introduction of the basic situation of XTU and then introduced the advantage disciplines and general situation of their construction and development as well as the progress of foreign affairs work. He hoped that XTU could establish close relationship with universities of Germany especially the universities in Hessen State to cooperate to run universities, share talent resources and promote mutual development.


Joerg-Uwe Hahn spoke highly of the reasonable campus plan, the excellent teaching environment and the achievements made by XTU in the foreign affairs work. He introduced humanity, history and education development of Hessen State in details. He said that government of Hessen State would strengthen and promote the cooperation and exchange on the cultural education from the official level and achieve win-win situation.


The delegation met the German teachers of XTU and some student representatives from the German Department and had a cordial discussion with them.


Hessen is a federal state in the middle of Germany. Its capital is Wiesbaden. Following the Ruhr Industrial Area, it is the second important industrial area with a population of 6 million and an area of 21,100 square kilometers. It is the most dynamic area and an important financial center in Europe.



By Zhang Ziqing from Journal of Xiangtan University